Destination guide

Delight in the lakeside landscape of Oak Flats

The lake and beaches provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Oak Flats. This welcoming city is known for its bars, restaurants and shopping. 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 Oak Flats

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Oak Flats has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Links Shell Cove Golf Course (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Jamberoo Action Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Port Kembla Golf Club (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Calderwood Valley Golf Course (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Illawarra Fly Treetop Walk (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Wollongong Golf Club (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Oak Flats

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Oak Flats is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Croom Regional Sporting Complex (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Minnamurra Rainforest Entrance (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Kiama Blowhole (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Kiama Surf Beach (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Saddleback Mountain (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Barren Grounds Nature Reserve (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Oak Flats

Fly into Wollongong, NSW (WOL-Illawarra Regional), the closest airport, located 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), which is 47.4 mi (76.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Oak Flats?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 272 vacation rentals near Oak Flats. From 131 Houses to 93 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 Oak Flats for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Oak Flats Station: 770 vacation rentals
  • Wollongong South Beach: 416 vacation rentals
  • Wollongong City Gallery: 415 vacation rentals
  • Wollongong North Beach: 403 vacation rentals
  • Kiama Surf Beach: 1,023 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Oak Flats 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 Oak Flats?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 131 Houses in Oak Flats. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Oak Flats include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 93 rentals available
  • Villas: 5 rentals available
  • Cabins: 14 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 Oak Flats?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 24 vacation rentals with pool available in Oak Flats. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.