Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Monterey

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Monterey. This city has something for everyone. Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Monterey

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Monterey a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kogarah Golf Course (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Kareela Golf Course (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • New South Wales Golf Club (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Ashfield Aquatic Centre (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Moore Park Golf Course (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Entertainment Quarter (7 mi / 11.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Monterey

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Monterey is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bondi Beach (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Lady Robinson's Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Cahill Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Silver Beach (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Sydney Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Wanda Beach (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Monterey

Fly into Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), the closest airport, located 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Monterey, NSW, AU?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,139 vacation rentals near Monterey. From 578 Houses to 1,346 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Monterey for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Monterey?

Whether you're traveling 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 Monterey:

  • Sydney: 2,181 vacation rentals
  • Balmoral: 153 vacation rentals
  • Chatswood CBD: 65 vacation rentals
  • Hyde Park: 402 vacation rentals
  • Kings Cross: 284 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Monterey?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Monterey. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Darling Harbour: 1,534 vacation rentals
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge: 1,477 vacation rentals
  • Coogee Beach: 3,596 vacation rentals
  • Australia Square: 3,914 vacation rentals
  • Sydney Opera House: 4,002 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Monterey listed on Vrbo 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 Monterey?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 578 Houses in Monterey. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Monterey include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,346 rentals available
  • Villas: 23 rentals available
  • Cabins: 28 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Monterey?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 460 vacation rentals with pool available in Monterey. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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