Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Balgowlah getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Balgowlah with a stay in a holiday home rental. One of the city's many top draws is its golfing. Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House 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 and around Balgowlah

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Balgowlah a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Manly Surf n Slide (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Taronga Zoo (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • The Concourse (4.4 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Long Reef Golf Club (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Luna Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Chatswood Golf Club (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Balgowlah

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Balgowlah. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bondi Beach (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • North Harbour (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Manly Beach (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Chinamans Beach (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Queenscliff Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • South Steyne Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Balgowlah

The nearest airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 11.2 mi (18 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Balgowlah?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,982 holiday rentals near Balgowlah. From 912 Houses to 1,839 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Balgowlah for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Balgowlah?

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 Balgowlah:

  • Sydney CBD: 2,058 holiday homes
  • Balmoral: 141 holiday homes
  • Chatswood CBD: 58 holiday homes
  • Collaroy Beach: 30 holiday homes
  • Strawberry Hills: 209 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 Balgowlah?

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

  • Manly Golf Course: 4,141 holiday rentals
  • Darling Harbour: 1,409 holiday rentals
  • Australia Square: 3,813 holiday rentals
  • Market City: 3,714 holiday rentals
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge: 1,363 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 912 Houses in Balgowlah. Our other popular types of Balgowlah holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,839 holiday houses
  • Villas: 16 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 24 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 Balgowlah?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 771 holiday homes with pool available in Balgowlah. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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