Destination guide

Victor Harbor holiday homes to rent

Miles of scenic, sandy beaches, clifftop hiking trails, idyllic coastal paths and tranquil nature parks surround the beautiful Victor Harbor, a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts. Whether you want to explore the colourful reefs, watch for migrating whales, or get in a few rounds of golf in the sunshine, there are a multitude of options to suit families and couples. Holiday homes to rent put you in the heart of the natural area and all of its outdoor sports and activities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Victor Harbor

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Victor Harbor has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Victor Harbor Golf Club (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • McCracken Golf Course (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Goolwa Golf Course (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Currency Creek Estate Wines (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
Outdoor activities

Activities near Victor Harbor holiday rentals

The reefs, islands, beaches, trails and parks of Victor Harbor are a dream for outdoor enthusiasts. Whale and dolphin spotting, wildlife trails, golf, lawn bowls, croquet, tennis and volleyball are popular activities for families and those looking for a leisurely holiday, while adventurers will find adrenaline-pumping activities on both land and water. Swimming, snorkelling, kayaking, surfing, paddleboarding, canoeing, gyroplanes, off-roading and helicopter tours are excellent ways to enjoy a little adventure in the natural environment.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Victor Harbor

Travellers enjoy Victor Harbor for its island views and seaside. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Victor Harbor is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Warland Reserve (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Soldier Memorial Gardens (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Granite Island (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Hindmarsh River Estuary Boardwalk (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Nangawooka Flora Reserve (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Boomer Beach (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
Beaches

Beach retreat near Victor Harbor holiday homes

The turquoise waters and sandy beaches of Victor Harbor are perfect for a seaside getaway. Holiday homes can be found near Rosetta Head, a soft-sand beach with rocky cliffs and an abundance of marine life, and the Hindmarsh River, a picturesque river with beaches and wooded areas for birdwatching and river recreation. Horseshoe Bay, a bay with sandy beaches, coral reefs and interesting sea life for snorkelling and swimming, and Kings Beach, a tranquil beach with exciting waves for surfing, are also good beaches for nature lovers and water sport enthusiasts.

How to get there

Transport to and around Victor Harbor

The nearest airport is in Adelaide, SA (ADL), located 42.2 mi (67.9 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, the main station is Victor Harbor Station.

How to get around

Transport to Victor Harbor holiday rentals

Victor Harbor is accessible by bus, train or plane, though some travellers choose to hire a car to get into the area. Once there, bike hire, taxis, car hire, trains, ferries and the historic horse-drawn tram service are options to get to and from your holiday accommodation. With many of the beaches and parks near the local rentals, you can also walk to your desired destination.

Food & drink 

Sample delicacies in Victor Harbor

With its mild climate and fertile soil, the Southern Australia region has a reputation for fine food and wine that find their way into Victor Harbor restaurant menus. The Barossa Valley is a prominent wine region with a variety of artisan wines, and the ocean coastline provides endless seafood options, including crabs, oysters, tuna, crayfish and whiting. Citrus fruits, melons, tomatoes and leafy vegetables are also common, as well as artisan chocolate and locally raised lamb. In addition to traditional Australian recipes, local restaurants also use the German influence of settlers to put a creative twist on the dishes. No matter your taste, you’ll find a new favourite at a Victor Harbor restaurant near your holiday accommodation.

Where to stay near Victor Harbor?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 801 holiday rentals near Victor Harbor. From 637 Houses to 92 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Victor Harbor for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Victor Harbor Golf Club: 1,201 holiday rentals
  • Warland Reserve: 1,163 holiday rentals
  • Encounter Coast Discovery Centre: 1,119 holiday rentals
  • Soldier Memorial Gardens: 1,100 holiday rentals
  • South Australian Whale Centre: 1,148 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Victor Harbor 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 Victor Harbor?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 637 Houses in Victor Harbor. Our other popular types of Victor Harbor holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 92 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 28 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 28 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 Victor Harbor?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 39 holiday homes with pool available in Victor Harbor. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.