Destination guide

Why people love visiting beautiful North Shore Sydney

The wildlife and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in North Shore Sydney. This scenic city allures visitors with its zoo and golfing. Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in North Shore Sydney

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes North Shore Sydney a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • The Concourse (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Chatswood Golf Club (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Killara Golf Club (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Luna Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Taronga Zoo (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium (6 mi / 9.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in North Shore Sydney

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, North Shore Sydney is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bondi Beach (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Lane Cove National Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Killara City Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • St. Leonards Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Balls Head Reserve (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Walsh Bay (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around North Shore Sydney

The nearest airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 10.4 mi (16.7 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Sydney Roseville Station, Sydney Lindfield Station and Sydney Chatswood Station are the main stations in the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around North Shore?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 3,947 house rentals around North Shore. From 1,168 Houses to 2,504 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 North Shore is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in North Shore?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in North Shore. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Sydney CBD: 2,446 vacation rentals
  • Sydney: 3,666 vacation rentals
  • Bondi Beach: 386 vacation rentals
  • Manly: 1,529 vacation rentals
  • Woolloomooloo: 3,637 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in North Shore! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in North Shore?

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

  • Sydney: 3,666 rentals
  • Bondi Beach: 386 rentals
  • Manly: 1,529 rentals
  • Woolloomooloo: 3,637 rentals
  • Cottage Point: 822 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when travelling by plane to North Shore?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of lodging choices in North Shore are:

  • Sydney Airport (SYD): 4,050 home rentals
  • Palm Beach, NSW (LBH-Palm Beach Seaplane Base): 3,071 home rentals
  • Sydney, NSW (RSE-Rose Bay Seaplane Base): 4,413 home rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in North Shore?

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

  • Darling Harbour: 1,699 vacation homes
  • Australia Square: 4,390 vacation homes
  • Sydney Opera House: 4,520 vacation homes
  • The Rocks Markets: 4,494 vacation homes
  • Sydney Hurtsville Station: 3,988 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around North Shore listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around North Shore

Sydney
3,666 vacation rentals
Bondi Beach
386 vacation rentals
Manly
1,529 vacation rentals
Woolloomooloo
3,637 vacation rentals
Cottage Point
822 vacation rentals
Kirribilli
3,679 vacation rentals
Killcare
1,684 vacation rentals
Terrigal
1,450 vacation rentals
Caringbah
497 vacation rentals
Dee Why
2,767 vacation rentals
Balmain
3,711 vacation rentals
Bronte
3,380 vacation rentals
Bondi
302 vacation rentals
Queenscliff
3,147 vacation rentals
Balmain East
3,690 vacation rentals
Randwick City Council
3,634 vacation rentals
Paddington
3,621 vacation rentals
Woollahra
3,464 vacation rentals
South Hurstville
1,664 vacation rentals
Freshwater
3,184 vacation rentals