Discover a selection of 117 holiday home rentals in Swansea, TAS that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Stayz holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including fireplace and internet/WiFi. Prices start at AU$ 246 per night, and holiday houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Swansea. Either way, you'll find holiday accommodation for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Experience Swansea in holiday homes to rent

With seaside charm and excellent views of the Greater Oyster Bay, Swansea is a quaint village that offers a rich colonial history, fascinating attractions and old-world appeal. From its beautiful beaches and stunning scenery to its charming cafes and interesting historic sites, Swansea has a little something for every type of traveller near holiday homes to rent.


Activities and attractions in Swansea

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Swansea a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kates Berry Farm (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Spring Vale Wines (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Milton Vineyard (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Gala Estate Winery (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Freycinet Marine Farm (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Devil’s Corner Cellar Door (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Swansea

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, January, February, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 22°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Swansea

Beautiful ocean views, beautiful parks and breathtaking sunrises are a few of the stunning natural features that Swansea boasts. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Swansea is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jubilee Beach (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Waterloo Point (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Sandpiper Beach (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Muirs Beach (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Freycinet National Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Coles Bay (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)

Beach areas near Swansea holiday rentals

The pristine beaches of Swansea hold a lot of appeal for visitors. Holiday homes can be found near places like Nine Mile Beach, a soft-sand beach with a natural backdrop and calm waters, and Spiky Beach, a remote sandy beach with low hills and a rough surf. Mayfield Bay, a bayside beach with campsites and native wildlife, and Cressy Beach, a serene beach with a conservation area and mountain views, are great for relaxing in the sun.

Food & drink 

Sample regional cuisine in Swansea

Swansea’s beaches, waters, mountains and valleys provide endless harvest from the land and sea. Local oysters are the most famous delicacy in the area, with many restaurants and cafes offering unique dishes that put a creative twist on this simple fare. Vineyards and farms throughout the area also provide fine wines, fresh fruit and homegrown olives and walnuts to infuse local flavour into traditional dishes. If you enjoy a more hands-on food experience, boating is a popular pastime to try to catch your own fresh seafood and prepare it at your holiday accommodation.

Family friendly

Family-friendly fun near your Swansea holiday accommodation

Swansea is filled with safe, family-friendly beaches and kid-focused attractions for enjoying a holiday with the whole family. Holiday homes are available near places like Coswell Beach, a long, sandy stretch of beach with a nearby nature reserve for wildlife, and Waterloo Beach, a serene beach with shallow water for swimming, both of which are perfect for kids. The Moulting Lagoon Game Reserve has campsites and hunting areas for older children to enjoy the outdoors. You could also spend time at Freycinet Marine Farm, an oyster farm with guided tours and educational exhibits, or visit Kate’s Berry Farm, a farm with fresh berries and homemade ice cream and jams. For an educational experience, visit Swansea Bark Mill and Tavern to learn about Swansea’s milling past.

Good for couples

Romantic holiday homes in Swansea

The natural environment of Swansea is ideal for a romantic trip with your loved one. Holiday homes can be found near romantic locations like Kings Fine Art Gallery and Tearoom, an art gallery with masterpieces from prominent artists and a charming tearoom, and Jubilee Beach, a narrow expanse of sand with calm, shallow waters and a laid-back atmosphere. Several premier wineries and vineyards are found in Swansea, giving you a chance to sample the excellent wines that come from the cool climate of Tasmania’s east coast. You could also enjoy a food and wine tour in Hobart or Coles Bay, or enjoy an off-road cycling tour of local farms and vineyards.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Swansea?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 117 holiday rentals around Swansea. From 104 holiday houses to 5 cottages, 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 is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Kates Berry Farm: 121 holiday rentals
  • Glamorgan War Memorial: 121 holiday rentals
  • East Coast Heritage Museum: 121 holiday rentals
  • Milton Vineyard: 176 holiday rentals
  • Spiky Bridge: 121 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Swansea 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?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 104 Houses in Swansea. Our other popular types of Swansea holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 5 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 2 holiday houses
  • Guest houses: 9 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 internet/wifi in Swansea?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 78 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Swansea. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.