Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of St. Leonards

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in St. Leonards. This city's restaurants, bars and university setting attract many visitors, and its welcoming and cosmopolitan location add to the charm. Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House 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.


Sightseeing in and around St. Leonards

Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes St. Leonards a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • The Concourse (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Luna Park (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Chatswood Golf Club (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Taronga Zoo (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Wildlife Sydney (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in St. Leonards

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, February, January, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 78°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of St. Leonards

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, St. Leonards is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bondi Beach (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • St. Leonards Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Balls Head Reserve (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Walsh Bay (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Kesterton Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Barangaroo Reserve (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)

How to get to and around St. Leonards

The nearest airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 8 mi (12.8 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Sydney St Leonards Station.

Where to stay around Saint Leonards?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,853 holiday lettings near Saint Leonards. From 897 Houses to 27 Bungalows, 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 Saint Leonards is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Saint Leonards?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 897 Houses in Saint Leonards. Our other popular types of Saint Leonards holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 27 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 27 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 27 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Saint Leonards?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 712 holiday homes with pool available in Saint Leonards. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.