Destination guide

The adventurous area of Bright awaits your stay

The gardens, riverfront and forests display a scene truly unique to Bright. Renowned for its horseback riding, spas and camping, this city welcomes all visitors. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Bright

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Bright a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bright Golf Club (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Mt Beauty Golf Course (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Falls Creek Alpine Resort (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Falls Creek Country Club (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Falls Express (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Bright

Travelers enjoy Bright for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in July, February, March or August, when snowfall averages 0 inches and temperatures average 35°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Bright

Travelers appreciate the picturesque gardens and stunning river views, which is just a taste of what Bright has to offer. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Bright. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Centenary Park (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Mount Buffalo National Park (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Mount Feathertop (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Mount McKay (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Rocky Valley Lake (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Bright

The nearest airport is in Albury, NSW (ABX), located 43.8 mi (70.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay near Bright?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 375 house rentals near Bright. From 218 Houses to 39 Cottages, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bright for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Bright?

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

  • Alpine Visitor Information Centre: 446 home rentals
  • Bright Golf Club: 448 home rentals
  • Centenary Park: 448 home rentals
  • Bright City Clock Tower: 445 home rentals
  • Mount McKay: 456 home rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Bright?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 218 Houses in Bright. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bright include:

  • Cottages: 39 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 62 lodging choices
  • Studios: 67 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Villas and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Bright?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 57 vacation homes with pool available in Bright.