Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Kiama

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Kiama. This city's fishing, boating and surfing attract many visitors, and its walkable and welcoming location add to the charm. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Kiama

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Kiama a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Links Shell Cove Golf Course (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Jamberoo Action Park (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Crooked River Winery (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Gerroa Boat Fisherman's Golf Club (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Illawarra Fly Treetop Walk (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Calderwood Valley Golf Course (11 mi / 17.8 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Kiama

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, December, November, January and February are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 78°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kiama

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Kiama is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kiama Surf Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Kiama Blowhole (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Saddleback Mountain (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Minnamurra Rainforest Entrance (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Croom Regional Sporting Complex (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Barren Grounds Nature Reserve (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Kiama

The nearest airport is in Wollongong, NSW (WOL-Illawarra Regional), located 8.4 mi (13.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), which is 53.7 mi (86.5 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Kiama Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Kiama?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 502 vacation rentals near Kiama. From 321 Houses to 106 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 Kiama for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Kiama Surf Beach: 1,035 vacation rentals
  • Little Blow Hole: 1,022 vacation rentals
  • Kiama Blowhole: 997 vacation rentals
  • Pilots Cottage Museum: 1,006 vacation rentals
  • Blowhole Point: 1,040 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 321 Houses in Kiama. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kiama include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 106 rentals available
  • Cottages: 33 rentals available
  • Cabins: 33 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Kiama?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 74 vacation rentals with pool available in Kiama. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.