Destination guide

Charming Adelaide will entice you

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Adelaide. This city is romantic and welcoming, recognized for its shopping, restaurants and sporting events. Adelaide Festival Centre, Art Gallery of South Australia and National Wine Centre of Australia are a few of the top cultural sights. 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 and around Adelaide Central Business District

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Adelaide Central Business District a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Adelaide Zoo (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Carclew Youth Arts Center (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • North Adelaide Golf Course (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Adelaide Aquatic Centre (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Magill Estate Winery (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • The Beachhouse (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Adelaide Central Business District

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Adelaide Central Business District is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Adelaide Botanic Gardens (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Brighton Beach (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • River Torrens Footbridge (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Osmond Gardens (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Veale Gardens (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Himeji Gardens (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Adelaide

Fly into Adelaide, SA (ADL), the closest airport, located 4 mi (6.5 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Adelaide Station or Adelaide Parklands Station and explore the city from there.

Can I find a vacation rental around Adelaide?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 758 vacation rentals near Adelaide. From 271 Houses to 314 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 Adelaide for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Adelaide?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Adelaide. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Adelaide Central Market: 834 vacation rentals
  • Adelaide Station: 830 vacation rentals
  • Rundle Mall: 829 vacation rentals
  • South Australian Museum: 828 vacation rentals
  • Adelaide Oval: 823 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Adelaide! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Adelaide?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Adelaide:

  • Glenelg: 629 rentals
  • McLaren Vale: 302 rentals
  • Hahndorf: 100 rentals
  • West Beach: 657 rentals
  • Glenelg South: 606 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Adelaide?

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

  • Adelaide Central Market: 834 rentals
  • Adelaide Station: 830 rentals
  • Rundle Mall: 829 rentals
  • South Australian Museum: 828 rentals
  • Adelaide Oval: 823 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Adelaide listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.