Destination guide

Escape to Wallaroo holiday homes to rent

Located near Adelaide on the Copper Coast, Wallaroo is a vibrant port city with a unique mix of seaside resort and an industrial town. Whether you want to explore the local culture and history, relax on the beach or venture out into the region for splendid day trips, Wallaroo holiday homes to rent give you endless options for how to spend your time.

History

Heritage sites near Wallaroo holiday homes

The rich industrial history of Wallaroo can be explored in various heritage sites and attractions throughout the city. Holiday rentals can be found near attractions like the Old Post Office, a historic building that was used by both the postal services and the police department, and the Assay House, a 19th-century building that carried out thousands of assays each year. Customs House, a 19th-century harbourmaster’s customs house built by David Bower, and the Hughes Chimney, a historic building and the last remnant of the golden era of copper, are also of interest to history buffs.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Wallaroo

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Wallaroo a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wallaroo Golf Course (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Moonta Bay Water Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Moonta Bay Swimming Enclosure (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Moonta Golf Course (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Copperclub Golf Course (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Wallaroo

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 30°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Wallaroo

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Wallaroo is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Simms Cove (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Port Hughes Waterfront Park (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
How to get around

Transport to Wallaroo holiday homes

Wallaroo is a bustling area with many modes of transport to get you in and around the city. Trains and buses run from nearby cities into Wallaroo, and car hire or taxis are available to get to and from your holiday accommodation. Many of the sights in Wallaroo are within a short distance of each other, so you could enjoy a stroll through the city to see the landmarks and experience its culture on the way to your destination.

Food & drink 

Regional cuisine in Wallaroo

South Australia benefits from the fertile lands and benign climate of South Australia, which give it excellent produce and fine wines from the Barossa Valley, all of which make their way into the popular dishes in Wallaroo. The state’s long ocean coastline also provides an abundance of seafood, such as oysters, whiting and bluefin tuna. Whatever you’re craving, you’ll find excellent options for dining and drinks near your holiday accommodation in Wallaroo.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Wallaroo?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 131 holiday rentals around Wallaroo. From 103 Houses to 10 Condos/Apartments, 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 Wallaroo is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Cooper Cove Marina: 132 holiday rentals
  • Wallaroo Heritage and Nautical Museum: 132 holiday rentals
  • Wallaroo Golf Course: 134 holiday rentals
  • Simms Cove: 133 holiday rentals
  • Port Hughes Waterfront Park: 135 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 103 Houses in Wallaroo. Our other popular types of Wallaroo holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 10 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 6 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 6 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Wallaroo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Wallaroo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.