Where to stay around Manly?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,302 holiday lettings near Manly. From 1,008 Houses to 26 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Manly for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Manly?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Manly. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Manly Wharf: 4,166 holiday lettings
  • Sydney Harbour National Park: 4,107 holiday lettings
  • North Head Quarantine Station: 4,090 holiday lettings
  • Manly Sea Life Sanctuary: 4,157 holiday lettings
  • Manly Art Gallery and Museum: 4,137 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Manly listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Manly?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,008 Houses in Manly. Our other popular types of Manly holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 26 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 17 self catering accommodations

Can I rent downtown rentals in Manly?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 527 downtown rentals in Manly. You have also many other possibilities in Manly area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 247 holiday rentals
  • Beach rentals: 201 holiday rentals
  • Mountain rentals: 5 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Manly?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 908 holiday homes with pool available in Manly. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering apartment or holiday rental in Manly, New South Wales, Australia your home away from home

    Manley is a suburb of Sydney in the Northern Beaches area of the city. Within easy reach of Sydney Harbour via the regular ferry service, Manly is a pleasant resort close to some of Sydney’s best beaches.

    Things to Do in Manly, NSW

    For a beach vacation in New South Wales, Manly holiday apartments are hard to beat. There is a long stretch of golden sand that runs from Manly to Queenscliff Beach overlooked by Norfolk Island pine trees on the headland. Fairy Beach and Shelly Beach are close by with rock pools for paddling. Swimming, surfing, windsurfing, kite surfing and a host of other watersports can be enjoyed in the area. Fishing charters and boat trips can all be taken around the Sydney harbour area. The best way to enjoy some fresh air and enjoy the coastal views is by hiring a bicycle and riding Manly’s 20 km of cycle trails.

    Places to Visit Around Manly, NSW

    Take a trip on the Manly Ferry to get the best views of Sydney Harbour, the huge bridge, opera house and surrounding parks. Go shopping in Sydney, take a tour behind the scenes in the Sydney Opera House or dare to climb to the top of Sydney Harbour Bridge with a guide. The Corso in Manly is the place to go for outdoor dining and waterfront restaurants. Visit Oceanworld Manly Aquarium which has sharks, stingrays, sea turtles and other marine life and, for the more adventurous, Shark Dive Xtreme allows visitors to swim with sharks.

    Weather in Manly, NSW

    Manly holiday rentals enjoy a pleasant temperate climate with warm showery summers and mild winters. The warmest months are December through March, averaging 26°C (79°F) with plenty of sunshine. July is the coldest month with daytime highs reaching around 17°C (63°F). The area has rainfall throughout the year but the wettest months are from January to June. The total annual rainfall in this area is 1218 mm or 48 inches.

    Travel to Manly, NSW

    Holiday rentals in Manly are conveniently close to Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) Airport which is situated about 8km south of the centre of Sydney and 30 km from Manly. Sydney Airport is the major hub for Qantas and a secondary hub for Virgin and Jetstar Airways making it very easy to book both international and domestic flights. It handles over 35 million passengers a year. The airport is served by underground trains with stations under each terminal linked to the main Cityrail network. It is easy to drive to Manly by hire car along Southern Cross Drive and the journey takes about 35 minutes. However, the easiest way to reach Manly from Sydney is by ferry from Circular Quay which runs night and day. Manly is just 7 nautical miles away and the journey takes 30 minutes.

    Sightseeing in and around Manly

    Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Manly a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Manly Surf n Slide (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
    • Taronga Zoo (3.7 mi / 6 km)
    • Long Reef Golf Club (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
    • Bondi Golf Club (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
    • Luna Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
    • Bondi Icebergs (6 mi / 9.7 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Manly

    If warm-weather activities are high on your list, January, February, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Manly

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Manly. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Bondi Beach (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
    • Store Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Sydney Harbour National Park (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Shelly Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
    • Fairy Bower Beach (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
    • South Steyne Beach (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)