Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of Blacktown

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Blacktown. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the restaurants, riverfront and sporting events. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Blacktown

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Blacktown a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Featherdale Wildlife Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Wet'n'Wild Sydney (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Sydney Dragway (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Castle Hill Country Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Sydney Speedway (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Koala Park Sanctuary (8.1 mi / 13 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Blacktown

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Blacktown is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Nurragingy Reserve (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Blacktown International Sportspark (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Blacktown International Sportspark (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Yattenden Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Western Sydney Parklands (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Parramatta Park (6 mi / 9.6 km)

Traveling to and around Blacktown

The nearest airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 18.7 mi (30.1 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Sydney Blacktown Station.

Where to stay around Blacktown City Council?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 396 holiday lettings near Blacktown City Council. From 138 Houses to 210 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Blacktown City Council area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Blacktown City Council?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Blacktown City Council. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Sydney: 3,412 holiday homes
  • Duffys Forest: 1,094 holiday homes
  • Woolloomooloo: 3,371 holiday homes
  • Canoelands: 321 holiday homes
  • Mount Colah: 507 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Blacktown City Council! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Blacktown City Council?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Blacktown City Council with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Sydney: 3,412 holiday lettings
  • Duffys Forest: 1,094 holiday lettings
  • Woolloomooloo: 3,371 holiday lettings
  • Canoelands: 321 holiday lettings
  • Mount Colah: 507 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Blacktown City Council?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Blacktown City Council. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Sydney Hurlstone Park Station: 3,771 holiday rentals
  • Hyde Park Barracks Museum: 4,119 holiday rentals
  • Sydney Campbelltown Station: 267 holiday rentals
  • Blue Mountains National Park: 590 holiday rentals
  • Brisbane Water National Park: 2,046 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Blacktown City Council listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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