Destination guide

Take in the lush beauty of Gosford

The waterfalls, wildlife and rainforest are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Gosford. This city's bars, bird watching and golfing draw many visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Gosford

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Gosford a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gosford Golf Course (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • The Entertainment Grounds (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Australian Reptile Park (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Breakers Country Club (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Pelican Plaza (10.8 mi / 17.5 km)
  • TreeTop Adventure Park Central Coast (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gosford

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Gosford is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sensory Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Katandra Reserve (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Pelican Island Nature Reserve (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Strickland State Forest (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Terrigal Lagoon (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Terrigal Beach (6.2 mi / 10 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Gosford

The nearest airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 36.6 mi (58.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), which is 51.8 mi (83.3 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Gosford?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,170 vacation rentals near Gosford. From 835 Houses to 217 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 Gosford for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Gosford Golf Course: 1,947 vacation rentals
  • Central Coast Stadium: 1,966 vacation rentals
  • Newport Beach: 4,787 vacation rentals
  • Narrabeen Beach: 4,868 vacation rentals
  • Bungan Beach: 4,929 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 835 Houses in Gosford. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gosford include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 217 rentals available
  • Villas: 28 rentals available
  • Cabins: 26 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 Gosford?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 221 vacation rentals with pool available in Gosford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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