Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Williamtown

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Williamtown. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travelers with its restaurants and bars. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Williamtown

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Williamtown a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Oakvale Farm and Fauna World (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Port Stephens Winery (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Irukandji Shark & Ray Encounters (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Merewether Ocean Baths (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Karuah and District Golf Club (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Nelson Bay Golf Club (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Williamtown

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

  • Worimi Conservation Lands (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Hunter Region Botanic Gardens (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Nobbys Head Beach (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Horseshoe Beach (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Newcastle Beach (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Newcastle Civic Park (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)

How to get to and around Williamtown

The nearest airport is in Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), located 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Williamtown?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 145 holiday lettings near Williamtown. From 63 Houses to 54 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 Williamtown is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Salamander Bay: 1,431 holiday lettings
  • Blackbutt Reserve: 366 holiday lettings
  • Mindaribba Station: 410 holiday lettings
  • Oakvale Farm and Fauna World: 1,580 holiday lettings
  • Kotara Station: 366 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 63 Houses in Williamtown. Our other popular types of Williamtown holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 54 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Williamtown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 11 holiday homes with pool available in Williamtown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.