Destination guide

The historic area of Manly awaits your stay

Enjoy the history and other features of Manly. Renowned for its beaches, seaside and boating, this city welcomes all visitors. Sydney Opera House and Bondi Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Manly

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Manly a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Manly Surf n Slide (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Taronga Zoo (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Long Reef Golf Club (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Bondi Golf Club (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Luna Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Bondi Icebergs (6 mi / 9.7 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Manly

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, January, February, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 78°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Manly

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Manly. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bondi Beach (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Store Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Sydney Harbour National Park (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Shelly Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Fairy Bower Beach (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • South Steyne Beach (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Manly

The nearest airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 11.5 mi (18.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay near Manly?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,355 house rentals near Manly. From 688 Condos/Apartments to 569 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Manly 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 Manly?

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

  • Sydney Harbour National Park: 3,931 home rentals
  • North Head Quarantine Station: 3,957 home rentals
  • Manly Art Gallery and Museum: 4,026 home rentals
  • Manly Wharf: 4,015 home rentals
  • Darling Harbour: 1,421 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Manly 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 Condos/Apartments in Manly?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 688 Condos/Apartments in Manly. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Manly include:

  • Houses: 569 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 10 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 10 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 Manly?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 317 vacation homes with pool available in Manly.

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