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Experience Wagga Wagga holiday homes to rent

From unique history museums with local artefacts to vast botanical gardens with exotic plant life, Wagga Wagga is the perfect destination for cultural enthusiasts. Whether you’re looking to explore the city on a private holiday, or you want to create unforgettable experiences for your family, Wagga Wagga holiday homes to rent put you in the centre of this vibrant city and all it has to offer.


Activities and attractions in and around Wagga Wagga

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Wagga Wagga a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wagga City Golf Club (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Charles Sturt University Winery (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Wagga Wagga Country Club (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Wagga Wagga Winery (9 mi / 14.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Wagga Wagga

Wagga Wagga is famous for its stunning river views and beautiful gardens. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Wagga Wagga. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wollundry Lagoon (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Victory Memorial Gardens (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Wiradjuri Reserve (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Wagga Wagga Botanic Gardens (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Wagga Wagga

Fly into Wagga Wagga, NSW (WGA-Forest Hill), the closest airport, located 6.8 mi (11 km) from the city centre.

How to get around

Transport to Wagga Wagga holiday rentals

Wagga Wagga has the landscape and scenery for road trips, though many visitors choose to fly to regional airports and catch trains or coaches into the city. Car hire, coaches, trains, taxis and ride-hailing are popular ways to travel within the city limits and explore at your own pace, or to venture into neighbouring regions to see different landmarks. The city is walkable as well, so you can enjoy a leisurely stroll by local restaurants, shops and parks to see what catches your attention.

Food & drink 

Regional delicacies in Wagga Wagga

With influences from Germany, Asia, the Mediterranean and Africa, the unique cuisine in New South Wales mixes with the local flavours and delicacies of Wagga Wagga for a distinctive gourmet experience. From casual eateries with kid-friendly foods, to historic restaurants with a dose of culture and traditional meals, you’ll find limitless dining options in Wagga Wagga to suit your taste. Whatever you’re craving, numerous restaurants and eateries are right outside the door of your holiday accommodation.


Best events in Wagga Wagga

Several regional events are celebrated throughout the year in the region, all of which are an easy day trip from Wagga Wagga holiday homes. The Ganmain Historical Society Open Day, a historical event with live exhibitions like blacksmithing, rope making and vintage machine operation give you a glimpse into the farming history of the area. For athletes and outdoor enthusiasts, the Active Farmer’s Games are a fun outing, with obstacle courses, keynote speakers, brunch, kid-friendly activities and entertainment to emphasise physical health and wellness. Markets by the Sub, a regular event that brings local vendors and farmers together to share goods and produce, is a great way to experience the tastes of the region with the whole family.

Family friendly

Family fun near Wagga Wagga holiday rentals

Wagga Wagga has a variety of kid-friendly attractions near holiday rentals. Wagga Beach, a sandy riverfront beach with swimming areas, picnic shelters and a playground, and the Marrambidya Wetland, a wetland reserve with walking trails, viewing platforms and an abundance of exotic wildlife, are great places to get out into nature. The Wagga Wagga Rail Heritage Station Museum, a railway history museum with a range of artefacts and models of trains and equipment, and the Temora Aviation Museum, a museum chronicling military aviation history with historic aircraft and flying displays, are perfect for educational experiences.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Wagga Wagga?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 46 holiday rentals around Wagga Wagga. From 21 holiday houses to 13 flats & 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 Wagga Wagga is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Wollundry Lagoon: 47 holiday rentals
  • Wagga Wagga Visitor Information Centre: 47 holiday rentals
  • Riverina Community College: 47 holiday rentals
  • Victory Memorial Gardens: 47 holiday rentals
  • Thirsty Crow Brewery: 60 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 21 Houses in Wagga Wagga. Our other popular types of Wagga Wagga holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 13 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 5 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 2 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Wagga Wagga?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Wagga Wagga. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.