Discover a selection of 459 holiday rentals in Wollongong that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and private pool. Prices start at £ 91 per night, and houses and flats & apartments are popular options for a stay in Wollongong. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Wollongong

The beaches and rainforest provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Wollongong. This city's cycling, shopping and cafes attract many visitors, as does its scenic and welcoming location. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, Vrbo has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Wollongong

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Wollongong 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:

  • Wollongong Golf Club (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Port Kembla Golf Club (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Sublime Point Lookout (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Links Shell Cove Golf Course (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Calderwood Valley Golf Course (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Jamberoo Action Park (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Wollongong

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, January, February, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Wollongong

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Wollongong is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wollongong City Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Stuart Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • North Wollongong Beach (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Wollongong Botanic Garden (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Fairy Meadow Beach Park (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Mount Keira (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Wollongong

The nearest airport is in Wollongong, NSW (WOL-Illawarra Regional), located 11.2 mi (18 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), which is 37.1 mi (59.7 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, you can make your way to Wollongong Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Wollongong?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 459 vacation rentals near Wollongong. From 320 houses to 115 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Wollongong for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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