Destination guide

Remote Greater Western Sydney will entice you

Experience the unique character of Greater Western Sydney with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city's kayaking, canoeing and rafting draw many visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Greater Western Sydney

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Greater Western Sydney a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sydney Dragway (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Featherdale Wildlife Park (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Wet'n'Wild Sydney (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Cables Wake Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Warwick Farm Racecourse (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Castle Hill Country Club (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Greater Western Sydney

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Greater Western Sydney is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Western Sydney Parklands (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Blacktown International Sportspark (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Blacktown International Sportspark (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Nurragingy Reserve (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Great River Walk (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Trench Reserve (8 mi / 12.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Greater Western Sydney

The nearest airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 23.3 mi (37.5 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Sydney St Marys Station, Sydney Mount Druitt Station and Sydney Werrington Station are the main stations in the city. You can see more of Greater Western Sydney by jumping on the metro at Bella Vista Station, Showground Station or Castle Hill Station.

Where to stay near Western Sydney?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,923 house rentals near Western Sydney. From 1,083 Houses to 597 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Western Sydney is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Western Sydney?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Western Sydney. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Sydney: 2,171 vacation rentals
  • Sydney: 3,290 vacation rentals
  • Bondi Beach: 290 vacation rentals
  • Manly: 1,375 vacation rentals
  • Woolloomooloo: 3,254 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Western Sydney! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Western Sydney?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Western Sydney:

  • Sydney: 3,290 rentals
  • Bondi Beach: 290 rentals
  • Manly: 1,375 rentals
  • Woolloomooloo: 3,254 rentals
  • Cottage Point: 787 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when travelling by plane to Western Sydney?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of lodging choices in Western Sydney are:

  • Sydney Airport (SYD): 3,620 home rentals
  • Palm Beach, NSW (LBH-Palm Beach Seaplane Base): 2,867 home rentals
  • Sydney, NSW (RSE-Rose Bay Seaplane Base): 3,966 home rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in Western Sydney?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Western Sydney. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Darling Harbour: 1,524 vacation homes
  • Australia Square: 3,936 vacation homes
  • Sydney Opera House: 4,048 vacation homes
  • The Rocks Markets: 4,037 vacation homes
  • Sydney Hurtsville Station: 3,575 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around Western Sydney listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around Western Sydney

Sydney
3,290 vacation rentals
Bondi Beach
290 vacation rentals
Manly
1,375 vacation rentals
Woolloomooloo
3,254 vacation rentals
Cottage Point
787 vacation rentals
Kirribilli
3,280 vacation rentals
Killcare
1,535 vacation rentals
Terrigal
1,299 vacation rentals
Caringbah
417 vacation rentals
Dee Why
2,517 vacation rentals
Balmain
3,295 vacation rentals
Bronte
3,007 vacation rentals
Bondi
242 vacation rentals
Queenscliff
2,854 vacation rentals
Balmain East
3,291 vacation rentals
Randwick City Council
3,245 vacation rentals
Paddington
3,228 vacation rentals
Woollahra
3,113 vacation rentals
South Hurstville
1,444 vacation rentals
Freshwater
2,876 vacation rentals