Destination guide

The friendly area of Hornsby awaits your stay

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Hornsby. This city is walkable and welcoming, recognized for its bars, shopping and restaurants. Sydney Showground and Sydney Harbour Bridge are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Hornsby

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Hornsby a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Asquith Golf Club (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Koala Park Sanctuary (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Pennant Hills Golf Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Killara Golf Club (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Terrey Hills Golf and Country Club (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Terrey Hills Par 3 Golf Sports (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Hornsby

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Hornsby is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hornsby Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Wahroonga Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Glade Reserve (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Headen Park (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Castle Hill Heritage Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Killara City Park (6 mi / 9.6 km)

Transportation options to and around Hornsby

Fly into Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), the closest airport, located 16.9 mi (27.1 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Sydney Hornsby Station.

Where to stay around Hornsby?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 445 holiday lettings near Hornsby. From 120 Houses to 285 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 Hornsby is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Sydney Hornsby Station: 4,239 holiday lettings
  • Hornsby Park: 3,784 holiday lettings
  • Sydney Hurlstone Park Station: 3,542 holiday lettings
  • Hyde Park Barracks Museum: 3,781 holiday lettings
  • Curl Curl Beach: 4,263 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 120 Houses in Hornsby. Our other popular types of Hornsby holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 285 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 8 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 Hornsby?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 114 holiday homes with pool available in Hornsby. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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