Discover a selection of 1,000 holiday home rentals in Avalon Beach, NSW 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 pool and private pool. Prices start at AU$ 162 per night, and holiday houses and flats & apartments are popular options for a stay in Avalon Beach. Either way, you'll find holiday accommodation for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Seaside retreat in Avalon Beach holiday homes to rent

Nestled in the Northern Beaches region, Avalon Beach is a quaint, relaxed suburb that offers rest and rejuvenation by the sand and surf. Whether you want to unwind on your holiday, try out a new outdoor activity or explore local cultural attractions, you’ll be spoilt for choice in Avalon Beach holiday homes to rent.


Activities and attractions in Avalon Beach

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Avalon Beach a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Avalon Golf Course (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Palm Beach Golf Club (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Long Reef Golf Club (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Terrey Hills Golf and Country Club (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Terrey Hills Par 3 Golf Sports (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Manly Surf n Slide (12 mi / 19.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Avalon Beach

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Avalon Beach is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Avalon Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Clareville Beach (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Bilgola Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Newport Beach (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Florence Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Newport Park (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)

Beach areas near Avalon Beach holiday rentals

As a laid-back beach suburb, Avalon Beach is near many pristine seaside locations for the whole family. Holiday homes are available near Manly Beach, a bustling destination with tall trees and seaside amenities, and Shelly Beach, a quiet area with colourful wildlife for snorkelling and scuba diving. You may also like Dee Why Beach, a serene shore with calm, shallow waters, and Freshwater Beach, a sandy, family-oriented cove sheltered by headlands. If you want more adventure, visit Narrabeen Beach to try out surfing or other water sports.

How to get there

Transport options to and around Avalon Beach

The nearest airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 23.2 mi (37.3 km) from the city centre.

Food & drink 

Sample cuisine near your Avalon Beach holiday accommodation

The cuisine in Avalon Beach is abundant in seafood and shares many of the same regional tastes as New South Wales. The African, Asian and Mediterranean influences combine with the rich bounty of barramundi, oysters, snapper and tuna from the temperate waters to create unique dining experiences in both upscale and cosy restaurants and eateries along Avalon Beach’s coastline. Whatever your taste, you’ll find a range of delicious meal options near your holiday accommodation.

Family friendly

Kid-friendly fun near Avalon Beach holiday homes

Families with children of all ages can enjoy a fun-filled and education holiday in Avalon Beach. Holiday homes are available near child-focused locations like Garigal National Park, a protected parkland with walking and hiking trails teeming with wildlife, and Lion Island, a river isle with a nature reserve, park and native population of penguins. Mougamarra, a nature reserve with diverse terrain and wildlife, and Manly Dam, a native bush park with a lake, picnic areas and mountain-bike tracks, are also fun for kids.

Good for couples

Romance near Avalon Beach holiday homes

Avalon Beach’s relaxing atmosphere and stunning scenery make it perfect for a couple’s retreat. Holiday rentals can be found near romantic locations like the Manly Art Gallery & Museum, an art collection with contemporary and early Australian artwork, and the Rose Seidler House, a heritage-listed former residence and museum with local history artefacts. Forty Baskets Beach, an intimate beachfront with a swimming enclosure and spectacular sunset views of the harbour, and the Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden, an indigenous space with exotic plants and flowers, are also great for couples.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Avalon Beach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,052 holiday rentals around Avalon Beach. From 857 holiday houses to 159 flats & 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 Avalon Beach is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Avalon Beach?

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 Avalon Beach:

  • Sydney Central Business District: 1,713 holiday homes
  • Collaroy Beach: 30 holiday homes
  • Chatswood CBD: 54 holiday homes
  • Darling Harbour: 1,316 holiday homes
  • Spit Junction: 129 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 Avalon Beach?

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

  • Avalon Golf Course: 3,836 holiday rentals
  • Old Wharf Reserve: 3,790 holiday rentals
  • Circular Quay: 3,352 holiday rentals
  • North Head Quarantine Station: 3,462 holiday rentals
  • Sydney Lyric Theatre: 3,197 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Avalon Beach 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 Avalon Beach?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 857 Houses in Avalon Beach. Our other popular types of Avalon Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 159 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 24 holiday houses
  • Studios: 172 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 Avalon Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 259 holiday homes with pool available in Avalon Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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