Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Swansea Heads getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Swansea Heads with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Swansea Heads

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Swansea Heads has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Belmont Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Merewether Ocean Baths (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Swansea Heads

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Swansea Heads is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wallarah National Park (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Blacksmiths Beach (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Lake Macquarie (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Dudley Beach (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Speers Point Park (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Dixon Park Beach (11.8 mi / 19 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Swansea Heads

Fly into Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), the closest airport, located 22.6 mi (36.3 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Swansea Heads?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 210 holiday rentals around Swansea Heads. From 165 holiday houses to 14 cabins, 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 Swansea Heads is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Magenta Shores Beach: 1,493 holiday rentals
  • Magenta Shores Golf Course: 1,497 holiday rentals
  • Newcastle Beach: 327 holiday rentals
  • Soldiers Beach: 1,254 holiday rentals
  • Nobbys Head Beach: 333 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Swansea Heads 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 Swansea Heads?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 165 Houses in Swansea Heads. Our other popular types of Swansea Heads holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 14 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 7 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 14 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Swansea Heads?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 48 holiday homes with pool available in Swansea Heads. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.