Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Ultimo

Enjoy the museums and other features of Ultimo. This welcoming and walkable city entices travelers with its shopping and restaurants. Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Ultimo

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Ultimo a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wildlife Sydney (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Moore Park Golf Course (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Entertainment Quarter (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Fox Studio Australia (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Luna Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ultimo

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Ultimo is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bondi Beach (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Chinese Garden of Friendship (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Central Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Hyde Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Blackwattle Bay Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Cook + Phillip Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Ultimo

The nearest airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 4.3 mi (6.9 km) from the city center.

Catch a ride on the metro at Exhibition Light Rail Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

Where to stay near Ultimo?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 3,233 house rentals near Ultimo. From 922 Houses to 2,065 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ultimo for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Ultimo?

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

  • Sydney: 2,171 vacation rentals
  • Strawberry Hills: 239 vacation rentals
  • Chinatown: 408 vacation rentals
  • Collaroy Beach: 31 vacation rentals
  • Balmoral: 153 vacation rentals

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

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

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

  • Powerhouse Museum: 3,839 home rentals
  • Exhibition Centre Station: 3,841 home rentals
  • Darling Harbour: 1,526 home rentals
  • Australia Square: 3,936 home rentals
  • Sydney Opera House: 4,048 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ultimo 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 Ultimo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 922 Houses in Ultimo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ultimo include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2,065 lodging choices
  • Villas: 19 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 28 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ultimo?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 785 vacation homes with pool available in Ultimo.

    Explore destinations around Ultimo

    Sydney
    3,290 vacation rentals
    Bondi Beach
    290 vacation rentals
    Manly
    1,377 vacation rentals
    Woolloomooloo
    3,254 vacation rentals
    Cottage Point
    787 vacation rentals
    Kirribilli
    3,282 vacation rentals
    Caringbah
    417 vacation rentals
    Dee Why
    2,517 vacation rentals
    Balmain
    3,295 vacation rentals
    Bronte
    3,004 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
    2,877 vacation rentals
    Cronulla
    324 vacation rentals
    Surry Hills
    3,225 vacation rentals