Destination guide

Friendly Pooraka will entice you

Learn about the unique charm of Pooraka with a stay in a private vacation home. This welcoming city has many special qualities. Adelaide Botanic Gardens and Adelaide Oval are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Pooraka

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Pooraka a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Adelaide Aquatic Centre (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • North Adelaide Golf Course (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Adelaide Zoo (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Carclew Youth Arts Center (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Magill Estate Winery (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • The Semaphore Waterslide Complex (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Pooraka

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Pooraka is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Adelaide Botanic Gardens (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Brighton Beach (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Thorndon Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Garden Island (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Brougham Gardens (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • River Torrens Footbridge (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Pooraka

Fly into Adelaide, SA (ADL), the closest airport, located 9.4 mi (15.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Pooraka?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 472 vacation rentals near Pooraka. From 189 Houses to 170 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 Pooraka for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • The Beachhouse: 883 vacation rentals
  • Glenelg Beach: 883 vacation rentals
  • West Beach: 876 vacation rentals
  • Adelaide Hallet Cove Beach Station: 1,010 vacation rentals
  • Burnside Village Shopping Centre: 854 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 189 Houses in Pooraka. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Pooraka include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 170 rentals available
  • Villas: 8 rentals available
  • Cabins: 33 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 Pooraka?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 50 vacation rentals with pool available in Pooraka. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.