Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Wollongong, NSW, AU that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and air conditioning. Prices start at $94 per night, and houses and condos 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 vacation home in Wollongong. This city's biking, shopping and cafés attract many visitors, and its scenic and welcoming location add to the charm. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, Vrbo has a great selection of vacation 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 vacation home and check out everything that makes Wollongong 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:

  • 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 vacation, January, February, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 78°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 center:

  • 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

Transportation to and around Wollongong

The nearest airport is in Wollongong, NSW (WOL-Illawarra Regional), located 11.2 mi (18 km) from the city center. 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 traveling by train, you can make your way to Wollongong Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Wollongong, NSW, AU?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 820 vacation rentals around Wollongong. From 609 house rentals to 169 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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

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 Wollongong:

  • Kiama: 162 vacation rentals
  • Shellharbour: 27 vacation rentals
  • Austinmer: 40 vacation rentals
  • Bulli: 29 vacation rentals
  • Kiama Heights: 45 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 Wollongong?

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

  • Sublime Point Lookout: 194 vacation rentals
  • University of Wollongong: 376 vacation rentals
  • Wollongong Town Hall: 420 vacation rentals
  • Wollongong Science Centre and Planetarium: 347 vacation rentals
  • Wollongong City Gallery: 421 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 609 Houses in Wollongong. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Wollongong include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 169 rentals available
  • Studios: 168 rentals available
  • Cottages: 63 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Wollongong?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 118 vacation rentals with pool available in Wollongong. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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