Destination guide

The friendly city of Marks Point awaits you

The lake and beaches create a pretty picture of Marks Point. This welcoming city has many special qualities. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Marks Point

Are you searching for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Marks Point a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Belmont Golf Course (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Merewether Ocean Baths (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Marks Point

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Marks Point is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Blacksmiths Beach (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Lake Macquarie (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Wallarah National Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Speers Point Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Dudley Beach (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Dixon Park Beach (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Marks Point

Fly into Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), the closest airport, located 20.9 mi (33.7 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Marks Point?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 210 holiday rentals near Marks Point. From 142 Houses to 17 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Marks Point for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Marks Point?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Marks Point. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Magenta Shores Beach: 1,418 holiday rentals
  • Hunter Region Botanic Gardens: 203 holiday rentals
  • Nobbys Head Beach: 306 holiday rentals
  • Magenta Shores Golf Course: 1,421 holiday rentals
  • Newcastle Interchange Station: 303 holiday rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Marks Point?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 142 Houses in Marks Point. Our other popular types of Marks Point holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 17 holiday houses
  • Villas: 5 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 21 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Marks Point?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 45 holiday homes with pool available in Marks Point. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.