Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Swansea getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Swansea with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Swansea

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Swansea a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Belmont Golf Course (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Merewether Ocean Baths (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Wyong Golf Club (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Swansea

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Swansea is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Macquarie (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Wallarah National Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Blacksmiths Beach (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Speers Point Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Dudley Beach (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Dixon Park Beach (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Swansea

Fly into Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), the closest airport, located 23.2 mi (37.4 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Swansea?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 215 holiday rentals near Swansea. From 164 Houses to 12 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Swansea 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 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:

  • Magenta Shores Beach: 1,419 holiday rentals
  • Hunter Region Botanic Gardens: 199 holiday rentals
  • Nobbys Head Beach: 298 holiday rentals
  • Magenta Shores Golf Course: 1,421 holiday rentals
  • Newcastle Interchange Station: 298 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 164 Houses in Swansea. Our other popular types of Swansea holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 12 holiday houses
  • Villas: 4 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 17 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 Swansea?

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