Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Dapto

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Dapto. Travelers like the spas, lake and biking in this walkable and welcoming city. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Dapto

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Dapto a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Port Kembla Golf Club (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Calderwood Valley Golf Course (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Links Shell Cove Golf Course (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Jamberoo Action Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Wollongong Golf Club (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Illawarra Fly Treetop Walk (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Dapto

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Dapto. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Croom Regional Sporting Complex (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Mount Keira (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Wollongong Botanic Garden (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Wollongong City Beach (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Stuart Park (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • North Wollongong Beach (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)

Traveling to and around Dapto

Fly into Wollongong, NSW (WOL-Illawarra Regional), the closest airport, located 3.8 mi (6.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), which is 44.7 mi (71.9 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Dapto Station.

Where to stay around Dapto?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 127 holiday lettings near Dapto. From 62 Houses to 43 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 Dapto is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Dapto Station: 647 holiday lettings
  • Wollongong South Beach: 414 holiday lettings
  • Lysaghts Station: 441 holiday lettings
  • University of Wollongong: 366 holiday lettings
  • Scarborough Station: 269 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 62 Houses in Dapto. Our other popular types of Dapto holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 43 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 4 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dapto?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 13 holiday homes with pool available in Dapto. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.