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Enjoy holiday homes to rent near Nowra

Located along the eastern coast of New South Wales, the town of Nowra offers countless opportunities for exploration, fun and adventure on your next holiday journey. It’s both the seat of the City of Shoalhaven and the commercial centre of the area, meaning it’s great for dining, shopping, sightseeing and all sorts of exciting experiences. Whether you’re on a family holiday, a honeymoon trip or just looking for an unforgettable travel adventure that will stay with you your whole life, holiday homes to rent near Nowra are a great way to go.


Activities and attractions in and around Nowra

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Nowra a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Nowra Golf Course (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Shoalhaven Zoo (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Two Figs Winery (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Coolangatta Estate (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Mountain Ridge Wines (7.9 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Huskisson RSL (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
Outdoor activities

Outdoor adventures near Nowra holiday homes to rent

Trees Adventure is an obstacle course with zip lines and all manner of family-friendly outdoor activities. Bundanon Trust offers a cultural and historic experience where you can learn about life on an Australian homestead, as well as participate in art and craft experiences that will take you back in time. You can also book a cruise on the Shoalhaven River, where you’ll see natural rock formations, bushland and untouched, green pastures along the gentle waters. Hanging Rock Lookout provides spectacular views of the land and river below, along with hiking and biking paths.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Nowra

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

  • Red Rocks Nature Reserve (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Jervis Bay National Park (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Wollumboola Lake (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Callala Beach (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Seven Mile Beach (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Jervis Bay Marine Park (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Nowra

The nearest airport is in Wollongong, NSW (WOL-Illawarra Regional), located 24.6 mi (39.6 km) from the city centre.

How to get around

Getting to and around Nowra holiday homes

There are plenty of options for travel to, within and around your Nowra holiday homes. There are coach and bus services to get you to all the nearby beaches and attractions. Taxi cabs are available as well, though many people prefer to drive themselves and seek a car hire for that purpose. Hiking and cycling are outstanding ways to take in all the natural beauty and see the sights. Whatever means you choose, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to see all of the sights and attractions in Nowra.

Family friendly

Fun family activities near Nowra holiday accommodation

If you’re looking for kid-friendly activities near Nowra holiday accommodation, you won’t be at a loss for options. Shoalhaven Zoo is nearby and offers a range of wildlife and a barnyard area where the kids can pet the animals. Coolendel is an off-the-grid nature preserve where you can enjoy a serene time kayaking or swimming. Dolphin Marine Conservation Park presents entertaining shows and lets you swim with the dolphins. The Boggy Creek Show is the Australian equivalent of a Wild West show with exciting stunts and entertainment on horseback.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Nowra?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 621 holiday rentals around Nowra. From 576 holiday houses to 12 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 Nowra is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Stockland Nowra: 1,835 holiday rentals
  • Nowra Museum: 1,848 holiday rentals
  • Meroogal: 1,808 holiday rentals
  • Booderee National Park: 1,883 holiday rentals
  • Minnamurra Rainforest Centre: 911 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 576 Houses in Nowra. Our other popular types of Nowra holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 12 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 70 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 70 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Nowra?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 106 holiday homes with pool available in Nowra. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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