Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Berkeley getaway

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Berkeley. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.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 and around Berkeley

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Berkeley a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Port Kembla Golf Club (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Wollongong Golf Club (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Links Shell Cove Golf Course (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Calderwood Valley Golf Course (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Jamberoo Action Park (10 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Illawarra Fly Treetop Walk (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Berkeley

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Berkeley. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wollongong City Beach (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Wollongong Botanic Garden (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Mount Keira (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Stuart Park (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • North Wollongong Beach (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Fairy Meadow Beach Park (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)

How to get to and around Berkeley

The nearest airport is in Wollongong, NSW (WOL-Illawarra Regional), located 6.2 mi (10 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), which is 41.9 mi (67.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Berkeley?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 134 holiday lettings near Berkeley. From 65 Houses to 46 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 Berkeley is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Nan Tien Temple: 508 holiday lettings
  • Wollongong South Beach: 420 holiday lettings
  • University of Wollongong: 372 holiday lettings
  • Australia's Industry World: 429 holiday lettings
  • Wollongong Golf Club: 421 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 65 Houses in Berkeley. Our other popular types of Berkeley holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 46 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 5 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 Berkeley?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 17 holiday homes with pool available in Berkeley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.