Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Kiama

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Kiama. This city's fishing, boating and surfing attract many visitors, and its walkable and welcoming location add to the charm. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Kiama

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Kiama a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Links Shell Cove Golf Course (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Jamberoo Action Park (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Crooked River Winery (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Gerroa Boat Fisherman's Golf Club (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Illawarra Fly Treetop Walk (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Calderwood Valley Golf Course (11 mi / 17.8 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Kiama

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, December, November, January and February are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 78°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Kiama

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Kiama is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kiama Surf Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Kiama Blowhole (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Saddleback Mountain (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Minnamurra Rainforest Entrance (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Croom Regional Sporting Complex (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Barren Grounds Nature Reserve (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Kiama

The nearest airport is in Wollongong, NSW (WOL-Illawarra Regional), located 8.4 mi (13.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), which is 53.7 mi (86.5 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Kiama Station.

Where to stay around Kiama?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 492 holiday lettings near Kiama. From 314 Houses to 101 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kiama is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Kiama?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Kiama. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Kiama Station: 1,018 holiday lettings
  • Pilots Cottage Museum: 994 holiday lettings
  • Kiama Leagues Club: 1,017 holiday lettings
  • Little Blow Hole: 1,011 holiday lettings
  • Kiama Blowhole: 981 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kiama listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Kiama?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 314 Houses in Kiama. Our other popular types of Kiama holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 101 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 32 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 32 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kiama?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 71 holiday homes with pool available in Kiama. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.