Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Avalon Beach

The parks and beaches create a pretty picture of Avalon Beach. One of the city's many top draws is its golfing. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Avalon Beach

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

  • 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 features

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 center:

  • 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)
How to get there

Transportation 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 center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Avalon Beach?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,123 house rentals around Avalon Beach. From 877 Houses to 148 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental 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 HomeAway.

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

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Avalon Beach:

  • Sydney CBD: 2,338 vacation rentals
  • Strawberry Hills: 263 vacation rentals
  • Chinatown: 445 vacation rentals
  • Collaroy Beach: 32 vacation rentals
  • Balmoral: 145 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Avalon Beach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Avalon Beach. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Darling Harbour: 1,629 home rentals
  • Australia Square: 4,280 home rentals
  • Sydney Opera House: 4,356 home rentals
  • The Rocks Markets: 4,342 home rentals
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge: 1,591 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Avalon Beach listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Avalon Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 877 Houses in Avalon Beach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Avalon Beach include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 148 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 32 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 32 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Avalon Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 289 vacation homes with pool available in Avalon Beach.

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