Destination guide

Travel to lively The Rocks

Take a holiday to The Rocks and enjoy the area's opera, museums and entertainment. Revered for its restaurants, shopping and local tours, this city is both romantic and welcoming. Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in The Rocks

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that The Rocks has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Wildlife Sydney (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Luna Park (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Taronga Zoo (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Fox Studio Australia (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Moore Park Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of The Rocks

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, The Rocks is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bondi Beach (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Barangaroo Reserve (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • The Domain (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Walsh Bay (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Cook + Phillip Park (1 mi / 1.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around The Rocks

Fly into Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.8 mi (9.4 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near The Rocks?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,062 holiday rentals near The Rocks. From 904 Houses to 1,903 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near The Rocks for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to The Rocks?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in The Rocks:

  • Sydney: 2,085 holiday homes
  • Balmoral: 151 holiday homes
  • Chatswood CBD: 63 holiday homes
  • Collaroy Beach: 30 holiday homes
  • Strawberry Hills: 222 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

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

  • Darling Harbour: 1,442 holiday rentals
  • Australia Square: 3,818 holiday rentals
  • Market City: 3,721 holiday rentals
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge: 1,387 holiday rentals
  • Coogee Beach: 3,479 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around The Rocks 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 The Rocks?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 904 Houses in The Rocks. Our other popular types of The Rocks holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,903 holiday houses
  • Villas: 22 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 27 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 The Rocks?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 742 holiday homes with pool available in The Rocks. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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