Destination guide

Holiday homes to rent in Umina Beach

Umina Beach is a top holiday destination thanks to its beautiful beaches and nearby scenic natural parks. The suburb is situated along the southeastern shore of the Central Coast region of New South Wales. Umina Beach is approximately 88 km north of Sydney, the capital of New South Wales, and 110 km south of Newcastle. Singles, couples and families alike will find plenty to do and lovely holiday homes to rent in Umina Beach.


Activities and attractions in Umina Beach

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Umina Beach a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Palm Beach Golf Club (5 mi / 8 km)
  • The Entertainment Grounds (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Gosford Golf Course (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Australian Reptile Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Avalon Golf Course (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Breakers Country Club (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
Outdoor activities

Outdoor adventures near Umina Beach holiday rentals

Umina Beach is appealing to travellers who want to take a vigorous walk or bicycle along a scenic route. You can easily get in some exercise while embracing the natural surroundings near holiday homes to rent. Walking and cycling trails run through the rainforest and sandstone country at Brisbane Water National Park, where you can also canoe along waterways and view rocks that were engraved by the area’s indigenous people. At Bouddi National Park you’ll enjoy an amazing view of Maitland Bay, and you might spot whales from lookout points along the coastal walk. If you like to encounter animals in their natural habitat, Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park offers a loop walk where you can see koalas, dingoes, Tasmanian devils and cockatoos.


Seasonal weather averages in Umina Beach

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, January, February, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Umina Beach

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Umina Beach is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pretty Beach Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Pelican Island Nature Reserve (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Putty Beach (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Bouddi National Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Governor Phillip Park (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Brisbane Water National Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)

Lovely beaches near Umina Beach holiday rentals

Umina Beach and other local beaches are famous for their long stretches of sand, and most holiday homes are close to coastal hot spots. The calm waters here are ideal for small children and those who are learning to surf. A nearby playground features a cycling path, skateboard park and a large climbing net. Ettalong Beach to the east is a great spot for fishing, and you can also buy lunch or ice cream at the adjacent cafe. Patonga Beach to the south also provides terrific fishing opportunities, and you can kayak in the ocean or along Patonga Creek. For more privacy you can enjoy a quiet picnic lunch at Pearl Beach.

How to get there

Travelling to and around Umina Beach

The nearest airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 29.9 mi (48.1 km) from the city centre.

How to get around

Getting to your Umina Beach holiday accommodation

Wherever your pet friendly accommodation is located, you can travel easily and comfortably around Umina Beach. Regular bus service runs throughout the town and also connects to nearby towns such as Woy Woy and Gosford. If you’d prefer to take a taxi or car hire, the town centre is easily accessible via a system of connecting roads. Ocean Beach Road, West Street and Barrenjoey Road are the main thoroughfares in town.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Umina Beach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,443 holiday rentals around Umina Beach. From 1,142 holiday houses to 263 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 Umina Beach is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Umina Recreation Centre: 2,217 holiday rentals
  • McEvoy Oval: 2,099 holiday rentals
  • Putty Beach: 2,164 holiday rentals
  • Magenta Shores Golf Course: 1,385 holiday rentals
  • Bungan Beach: 4,087 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Umina Beach 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 Umina Beach?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 1,142 Houses in Umina Beach. Our other popular types of Umina Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 263 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 39 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 39 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Umina Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 325 holiday homes with pool available in Umina Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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