Destination guide

Delight in the natural landscape of Helensburgh

Enjoy the temples and other features of Helensburgh. This city's waterfalls, zoo and wildlife draw many visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Helensburgh

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Helensburgh has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Symbio Wildlife Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Sublime Point Lookout (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Kareela Golf Course (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Helensburgh

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Helensburgh is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bald Hill Lookout (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Royal National Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Darook Park (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Gunnamatta Bay (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Koshigaya Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Shelly Beach (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Helensburgh

The nearest airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 20.4 mi (32.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Wollongong, NSW (WOL-Illawarra Regional), which is 27.9 mi (45 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Helensburgh?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 120 holiday rentals around Helensburgh. From 74 Houses to 19 Condos/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 Helensburgh is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Helensburgh?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Helensburgh:

  • Sydney CBD: 2,058 holiday homes
  • Wollongong CBD: 25 holiday homes
  • Strawberry Hills: 207 holiday homes
  • Hyde Park: 344 holiday homes
  • Chinatown: 348 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

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

  • Symbio Wildlife Park: 327 holiday rentals
  • Sydney Helensburg Station: 410 holiday rentals
  • Market City: 3,706 holiday rentals
  • Coogee Beach: 3,493 holiday rentals
  • Wollongong South Beach: 415 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 74 Houses in Helensburgh. Our other popular types of Helensburgh holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 19 holiday houses
  • Villas: 3 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 3 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Helensburgh?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 28 holiday homes with pool available in Helensburgh. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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