Destination guide

Travel to charming Scarborough

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Scarborough. Well-liked for its restaurants, bars and shopping, this city is both romantic and welcoming. City Beach and Kings Park and Botanic Garden are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Scarborough

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Scarborough a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hamersley Public Golf Course (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Aquarium of Western Australia (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Marangaroo Golf Course (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Jacobs Ladder (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Perth Zoo (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Belmont Racecourse (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Scarborough

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 88°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Scarborough

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Scarborough. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • City Beach (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Kings Park and Botanic Garden (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Hyde Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Cottesloe Beach (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Scarborough Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Trigg Beach (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Scarborough

Fly into Perth, WA (PER), the closest airport, located 11.8 mi (19 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Scarborough?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 796 vacation rentals near Scarborough. From 236 Houses to 436 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Scarborough for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Scarborough?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Scarborough. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Scarborough Beach: 1,265 vacation rentals
  • Cottesloe Beach: 1,200 vacation rentals
  • Fremantle Prison: 1,137 vacation rentals
  • Adventure World: 1,127 vacation rentals
  • Hillarys Boat Harbour: 1,236 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Scarborough listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Scarborough?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 236 Houses in Scarborough. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Scarborough include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 436 rentals available
  • Villas: 28 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 10 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Scarborough?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 209 vacation rentals with pool available in Scarborough. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.