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Make a holiday villa in Sydney, Australia your home away from home

Sydney is a large and diverse city on the coast of New South Wales, globally recognised by its large harbour with its distinctive opera house and harbour bridge. Close to Sydney self-catering holiday villas you’ll be able to discover a wealth of culture, sights, as well as first class dining and a long stretch of sandy beaches.

Things to do in Sydney, Australia

Perhaps a priority could be to head from Sydney self-catering holiday accommodation to some of the city’s most iconic sights. There are plenty of different ways to enjoy the view from the Sydney Harbour Bridge. Many people even choose to climb the bridge, crossing over the famous arch, or steel supporting structure below, to enjoy unparalleled views of the harbour and city.

Another essential sight to visit from a holiday villa in Sydney is the Opera House, UNESCO World Heritage Site and multi-purpose cultural venue. There are exhibitions and world-class performances on throughout the year here, alongside a range of restaurants and bars. The Olympic Games were held in Sydney in the year 2000, and at the Olympic Park you could take a tour of some of the key venues.

You could also experience the wealth of museums within easy reach of Sydney holiday rentals. There’s the Australian Museum, housing natural history exhibits, and the Australian National History Museum, which documents the country’s fascinating seafaring heritage. For families there’s an excellent variety of days out, with zoos, an aquarium, wildlife parks and the famous Luna Park theme park.

Places to visit on holiday in Sydney, Australia

A wealth of outdoor activities are available within a short drive of Sydney self-catering holiday villas. Bondi is the city’s main beach and offers swimming and surfing, with a special section reserved for this activity. Many people hire a kayak or canoe for a day to head off and explore the city’s numerous waterways. If you’d like to explore more of the wider region then the Royal National Park sits to the south of city and offers a range of walking trails.

Weather in Sydney, Australia

At a Sydney holiday villa you could expect plenty a temperate climate, which produces warm weather for as much as seven months of the year. From December to March temperatures regularly exceed 25 degrees. In winter it rarely drops far below 10 degrees Celsius, and the record low for the whole of the city is only 2.1 degrees.

Cheap flights to Sydney, Australia

You can reach Sydney self-catering holiday accommodation by flying to Sydney Airport (SYD), which sits no more than 20 minutes from the city centre and is served by Qantas, Virgin Atlantic and British Airways flying from London-Heathrow (LHR).

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    Excellent! 4.3/5
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          Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                      Apartment #3704681
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                                                          Very Good! 4.1/5
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                                                          Apartment #3704410
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Perfect location...great place. Very clean and nice accomodations. Would definitely recommend.

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Perfect location...great place. Very clean and nice accomodations. Would definitely recommend.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 09-Jan-2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jan 2017

                                                                                                      Perfect location - steps from Bondi Beach, bars, restaurants, etc. Had a great time - wish we had

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Perfect location - steps from Bondi Beach, bars, restaurants, etc. Had a great time - wish we had stayed here longer!
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 03-Jan-2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Dec 2016

                                                                                                      Not the cleanest or flashest, but inexpensive with a great host who turned up on time and was very

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      Not the cleanest or flashest, but inexpensive with a great host who turned up on time and was very nice with our extra needs and local info and where everything was. Comfy beds and we all slept well. Kitchen needs better cooking utensils. Better location than we thought, nice and quiet, with nearby malls and 10 min walk to Darling Harbour. Overall, we felt safe, comfortable, and had a lot of fun.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 30-Dec-2016
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Dec 2016