Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Ultimo

Enjoy the museums and other features of Ultimo. This welcoming and walkable city entices travelers with its shopping and restaurants. Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Ultimo

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Ultimo a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wildlife Sydney (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Moore Park Golf Course (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Entertainment Quarter (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Fox Studio Australia (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Luna Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ultimo

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Ultimo is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bondi Beach (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Chinese Garden of Friendship (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Central Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Hyde Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Blackwattle Bay Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Cook + Phillip Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Ultimo

The nearest airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 4.3 mi (6.9 km) from the city center.

Catch a ride on the metro at Exhibition Light Rail Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Ultimo?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 3,895 house rentals around Ultimo. From 1,048 Houses to 2,596 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 Ultimo is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Ultimo?

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 Ultimo:

  • Sydney CBD: 2,602 vacation rentals
  • Kings Cross: 345 vacation rentals
  • Balmoral: 151 vacation rentals
  • Strawberry Hills: 297 vacation rentals
  • Chinatown: 491 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 Ultimo?

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

  • Powerhouse Museum: 4,558 home rentals
  • Exhibition Light Rail Station: 4,541 home rentals
  • Exhibition Centre Station: 4,542 home rentals
  • Darling Harbour: 1,805 home rentals
  • Australia Square: 4,666 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ultimo 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 Ultimo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,048 Houses in Ultimo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ultimo include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2,596 lodging choices
  • Villas: 19 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 25 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ultimo?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 871 vacation homes with pool available in Ultimo.

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