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Highlights in Sydney

  • Norries Head Beach
  • The Sydney Opera House
  • Cathedral of Santa Maria
  • Bohemian Neighbourhood of Newtown
  • Taronga Zoo
  • Royal Botanical Gardens

Best Holiday Homes & Rentals in Sydney

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Sydney, Blue Mountains
Log Cabin • 40 m² • 2 Bedrooms
(7 reviews)
PROPERTY SETTING:Hidden Valley Retreat Cottages is conveniently close to Sydney yet you couldn’t feel more removed from the hustle and bustle of daily life once you arrive. Set on 40 acres of pristine land near Kurrajong, in the Hawkesbury area, we are tucked away in the foothills of the Blue Mountains. This is the perfect place for anyone looking to relax in the peace and tranquillity of the rainforest, listening to the birds and the running water of the creek. Take a walk to enjoy the natural beauty of the wild, bushland that abounds, sip fine wine picked up on your day’s travel into the ...
from €159 / night
Paddington, Sydney
Holiday Rental • 35 m² • 1 Bedroom
(20 reviews)
This bright and sunny self contained apartment with bedroom, bathroom and kitchenette. The apartment is air conditioned for added comfort. The apartment has private access from Leinster Street which is a very quiet street and is a short 3 minute stroll to Paddington markets and the famous Oxford Street boutique shopping district. Paddington in Style is the closest accommodation to Allianz Stadium and the Sydney Cricket Ground. There are 2 Juliet balconies with French doors, with the balcony at the rear opening out to views of a beautiful French provincial garden. The apartment has a high c...
from €130 / night
Manly (sydney), New South Wales
Holiday Rental • 2 Guests • 1 Bedroom
(24 reviews)
Here you will find Beautiful sheltered Beaches, Wharf Hotel, Hugos, Bavarian Bier Cafe and many more of Manly's Finest Restaurants & Bars. The Manly Ferry to City operates in this location plus all other public transport is right here or walk along the Corso to Shops then Manly Beach or around to Shelly Beach. The accommodation is situated at the quieter end of the West Esplanade and is nearest to Manly Oceanworld. So you will be close to the action with out having to suffer those noisy sleepless nights. You will sleep well here! This self contained large studio apartment accommodatio...
from €125 / night

Prices and availability

Current Holiday letting prices in Sydney

€304for 1 Apr - 8 Apr
€323 annual average
Average price per week

Current holiday letting availability in Sydney

29%for 1 Apr - 8 Apr
42% annual average
Percentage of available rentals

Holiday homes and rentals in Sydney

Charming and furnished holiday homes close to the beach

Need a holiday home where you can enjoy heavenly beaches and charming tourist attractions steeped in history and art? The place you want is in the city of Sydney, capital of the state of New South Wales. Sydney is Australia's most cosmopolitan city, built on a beautiful bay, surrounded by national parks offering unique landscapes. Holidu offers you a variety of holiday homes and rentals where you can have an unforgettable stay, full of adventures for everyone to enjoy.

Wonderful holiday homes and rentals

Holiday homes which have everything the traveller needs. They are fully furnished with the typical amenities including Wi-Fi, air conditioning and comfy beds. From the comfort of the balcony you can sunbathe, read a book and take in spectacular sea views. Some rentals offer gardens where you can have fun doing exercise with your dog.

Holidays in Sydney

The area and getting around

Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, what a pleasure it is to have these gardens in the centre of your city

It is an oasis, with the difference that it is in the middle of the city, between the Sydney Opera House and the green areas that exist, with views full of charm. It covers 30 hectares, you will disconnect yourself by observing camellias, palm trees, grasses, wild birds, which makes it the most important green area to see in Sydney. You can enjoy the leafy trails which have free guided tours where you will be interpreted on the routes you are taking.

Visit the enchanting Blue Mountains

Bordering the Sydney metropolitan area, they are named as such because of the blue tone that the mountain range takes when viewed from a distance, named a World Heritage Site in 2000. The area is made up of high forests, wonderful sandstone cliffs and large waterfalls and canyons. You can contemplate the richness of its flora and fauna, while taking in enchanting views of this great experience of nature and wildlife.

Travellers and activities

Sydney for beach lovers

Norries Head Beach is charming and picturesque, ideal for strolling, with spectacular views of beaches on both sides. Wildlife can be seen between July and October, migratory whale watching, sporting activities, surfing and fishing are all carried out under the rules. Get ready for a wonderful time to be shared with the family.

Sydney for culture lovers

The Sydney Opera House, located on the waterfront at Bennelong Point, is one of the most famous buildings in the world, completed in 1973. In 2004, it underwent several renovations, with the addition of glass walls, offering visitors a breathtaking view. It has 1500 seats, a concert hall, the opportunity to watch rehearsals in the theatre hall, studios, bars, cinema, restaurants.

Did you know that the majestic St. Mary's Cathedral, located in the city centre of Sydney, is the largest cathedral in the country, a work of art of immense scale from any angle you look at it?

Top 5 travel tips in Sydney

1. Enjoy Taronga Zoo

A symbol of Sydney, it offers enchanting views, a chance to see the huge variety of animals, get up close to the koalas with their cuddly appearance, giraffes which are the tallest animals in the world, birds of prey such as owls, staying active at night. There are trails whose routes to explore are spectacular because of the colourful wildlife.

2. Get to know the Newtown neighbourhood

Walking through this neighbourhood is a unique experience. You will find quiet streets, colonial architecture, street artists, fashion designers, art everywhere, shops with original merchandise, clothing, perfumes, pieces and collectibles at good prices. It has a variety of restaurants where the dessert can be an exquisite ice cream!

3. Visit the oldest neighbourhood of the city: The Rocks

Located between the Harbour Bridge and the northern end of Sydney's central business district, in its streets you will find picturesque places full of history, the first buildings that were built in the city. It was the home of the Gadigal aborigines, to later become the first site of the European colonization of the country. You can visit the Museum of Contemporary Art, visit its restaurants in some cases with live music to enjoy a good meal, with spectacular views of the Sydney Opera House and the Harbour Bridge.

4. Journey through the exciting Sea Life Sydney Aquarium

Located in the centre of Darling Harbour, the Sea Life Sydney Aquarium is one of the main attractions due to its amazing themed areas, which will give the adults a thrill too. Immerse yourself in the underwater world and witness up close various marine animals such as dugongs, penguins which are excellent divers, huge sharks, manta rays, starfish and many more. You can attend the Day and Night on the Reef exhibition, as well as sample the excellent cuisine.

5. Visit Queen Victoria Building

Located in the centre of the city, it is a wonderful work given its exterior and interior architecture, with its stained-glass windows and spiral staircases, full of charms where its domes and clocks are majestic, it has an immense commercial gallery, in which you can find shoes, clothes of exclusive brands, cosmetics, handicrafts, paintings that adorn its walls, it is a fascinating place.

FAQs: Holiday Homes & Rentals in Sydney

What is the average price for holiday homes in Sydney?

Considering the average price of €270.86 per night, Sydney lies at the upper end of the price range for holiday homes in Australia.

Which month allows you to save the most on holiday homes?

Those who want to be budget-friendly should visit Sydney in November, October, and December the cheapest months of the year, with average prices of €223.98, €233.72, and €238.35 per night, respectively, based on data collected in 2020.

When are holiday rentals more expensive in Sydney?

When you look at renting a holiday home in Sydney, the highest prices are found in the month of January (with an average of €308.94 per night), followed by April (€295.61), and May (€294.1).

Is Sydney a good location for a spontaneous getaway?

It is recommended that you book your stay in plenty of time when visiting Sydney, as only 30% of our accommodations are usually available throughout the year.

What time of the year can I find more available holiday rentals?

In 2020, the months with the largest number of accommodations available in Sydney were May, April, and June with average availabilities of 45.2%, 44% and 33.25%, respectively.

During which months are there fewer rentals available in Sydney?

According to data from 2020, the months when it is most difficult to find accommodation in Sydney are, in order, December (with 19.67% of available rentals), February (22.4%), and November (22.5%).

Are there many holiday homes in Sydney?

Holidu offers around 3800 accommodations in Sydney from 9 different partners, so you will find the perfect type of accommodation you are looking for. We have everything you need!

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