Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Sorrento

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Sorrento. This relaxing city allures visitors with its boating and restaurants. City Beach and Kings Park and Botanic Garden are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Sorrento

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Sorrento has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aquarium of Western Australia (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Hamersley Public Golf Course (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Marangaroo Golf Course (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Jacobs Ladder (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Bayswater Waves (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Belmont Racecourse (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)

Seasonal weather in Sorrento

Travelers enjoy Sorrento for its boating. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, January, February, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 88°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Sorrento

Travelers appreciate the pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views, which is just a taste of what Sorrento has to offer. Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sorrento is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • City Beach (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Kings Park and Botanic Garden (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Hyde Park (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Cottesloe Beach (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Sorrento Beach (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Mettam's Pool (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Sorrento

Fly into Perth, WA (PER), the closest airport, located 14.2 mi (22.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Sorrento?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 390 vacation rentals near Sorrento. From 138 Houses to 157 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 Sorrento for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Cottesloe Beach: 1,124 vacation rentals
  • Fremantle Prison: 1,163 vacation rentals
  • Perth Entertainment Centre (PEC): 1,181 vacation rentals
  • Hillarys Boat Harbour: 1,152 vacation rentals
  • Barrack Street Jetty Ferry Terminal: 1,171 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 138 Houses in Sorrento. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sorrento include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 157 rentals available
  • Villas: 18 rentals available
  • Cabins: 13 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Sorrento?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 116 vacation rentals with pool available in Sorrento. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.