Destination guide

Experience Jurien Bay in holiday homes to rent

It’s no secret that quite a bit of the action in Australia happens on the east coast, but the western areas also make for active and engaging holiday destinations. Jurien Bay, specifically, has become an increasingly popular coastal town right on the Indian Ocean. Here, you’ll find sandy beaches great for swimming, fishing and more. With unique creatures and numerous activities on land, on the water and in the sky, Jurien Bay can offer a unique holiday experience travellers are sure to remember.


Sightseeing in and around Jurien Bay

Do you want to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Jurien Bay has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jurien Bay Country Golf Club (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Green Head Golf Club (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
Outdoor activities

Outdoor adventure near Jurien Bay holiday rentals

If you love the outdoors, Jurien Bay has numerous activities available that you’re bound to enjoy. One of its most well-known is skydiving. With an instructor, you can fly up 14,000 feet in the sky and jump out for an adrenaline-fueled freefall. Once the parachute is pulled, you can coast along peacefully taking in the stunning views of the coast and accompanying reefs as you gradually descend. From the sky, you may catch a glimpse of Jurien Bay Marine Park, which is an exciting attraction in its own right. Here, you can enjoy a sandy beach as well as diving and fishing opportunities. If you don’t want to or can’t walk on the sand, you can visit Turquoise Way Trail. This paved trail offers incredible views of the ocean as well as the surrounding greenery.


Seasonal weather averages in Jurien Bay

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 34°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Jurien Bay

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Jurien Bay is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jurien Bay Marine Park (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Fisherman's Island (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Lesueur National Park (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Thirsty Point Lookout (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Dynamite Bay (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Nambung National Park (21.1 mi / 34 km)
How to get around

Transport to Jurien Bay holiday homes

The closest major city to Jurien Bay is Perth, which is located about 220 km south. From Perth, it’s easy to self-drive all the way to Jurien Bay as it only takes about two and a half hours. Additionally, there’s a bus service that can take you to Jurien Bay from Perth, and there are several shuttle services available from Perth when booking specific attractions. If you’re looking to fly, Jurien Bay Airport takes domestic flights while Perth Airport is the closest international airport. Once you’re in town, you can traverse most of it easily by car and even on foot.


Local happenings near Jurien Bay holiday rentals

Despite its size, Jurien Bay is home to several different events going on throughout the year. At least once a year, Jurien Bay holds the Central West Coast Golfing Carnival. If you’re not much of a golf fan, the Central West Coast Bowling Carnival is also held during the last week in April. The biggest event is the Indian Ocean Festival or the Blessing of the Fleet held the second weekend of November. During this event, you can see the crayfishing fleet display their vessels off the coast while petting zoos and amusement parks pop up all across town. There’s even a concert series as well as a fireworks show included, so you don’t want to miss out if you’re in town during November.

Family friendly

Family-friendly fun near Jurien Bay holiday homes

You’ll find fun for the whole family in Jurien Bay thanks to its numerous family-friendly attractions. One of the most popular is its sea lion charters where kids can interact with sea lions that like to mimic people’s actions. For example, if you spin around in a circle in the water, the sea lion is likely to do the same thing. Jurien Bay Adventure Tours takes travellers to the dunes rather than the water where the whole family can partake in sand boarding and four-wheel driving. Additionally, your family can embark on a local oceanic experience to take to the sea to observe sea lions up close and massive whales breaching in the distance.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Jurien Bay?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 144 holiday rentals around Jurien Bay. From 96 holiday houses to 6 chalets, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Jurien Bay is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Jurien Bay Jetty: 140 holiday rentals
  • Jurien Bay Country Golf Club: 140 holiday rentals
  • Jurien Bay Harbour: 140 holiday rentals
  • Jurien Bay Marine Park: 135 holiday rentals
  • Lucky Last Cast: 140 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Jurien Bay 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 Jurien Bay?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 96 Houses in Jurien Bay. Our other popular types of Jurien Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Chalets: 6 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 5 holiday houses
  • Villas: 30 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Jurien Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 47 holiday homes with pool available in Jurien Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.