Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of Blacktown

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Blacktown. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the restaurants, riverfront and sporting events. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Blacktown

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Blacktown 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:

  • Featherdale Wildlife Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Wet'n'Wild Sydney (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Sydney Dragway (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Castle Hill Country Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Sydney Speedway (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Koala Park Sanctuary (8.1 mi / 13 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Blacktown

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Blacktown is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Nurragingy Reserve (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Blacktown International Sportspark (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Blacktown International Sportspark (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Yattenden Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Western Sydney Parklands (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Parramatta Park (6 mi / 9.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Blacktown

The nearest airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 18.7 mi (30.1 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Sydney Blacktown Station.

Where to stay near Blacktown City Council?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 390 house rentals near Blacktown City Council. From 148 Houses to 194 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Blacktown City Council area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Blacktown City Council?

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

  • Sydney: 2,170 vacation rentals
  • Sydney: 3,290 vacation rentals
  • Woolloomooloo: 3,253 vacation rentals
  • Darling Harbour: 1,526 vacation rentals
  • Cottage Point: 787 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Blacktown City Council! 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 Blacktown City Council?

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 Blacktown City Council:

  • Sydney: 3,290 rentals
  • Woolloomooloo: 3,253 rentals
  • Cottage Point: 787 rentals
  • Kirribilli: 3,280 rentals
  • Caringbah: 417 rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in Blacktown City Council?

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

  • Darling Harbour: 1,526 vacation homes
  • Australia Square: 3,936 vacation homes
  • Sydney Opera House: 4,048 vacation homes
  • The Rocks Markets: 4,034 vacation homes
  • Sydney Hurtsville Station: 3,568 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around Blacktown City Council 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.

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