Destination guide

The friendly city of Richmond awaits you

The parks and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Richmond. Travelers appreciate the university setting in this welcoming city. 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.


Activities and attractions in Richmond

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Richmond 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:

  • Jubilee Vineyard Estate (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Cables Wake Park (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Featherdale Wildlife Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Castle Hill Country Club (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Sydney Dragway (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Wet'n'Wild Sydney (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Richmond

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

  • Cattai National Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Great River Walk (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • River Road Reserve (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Trench Reserve (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Nurragingy Reserve (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Blacktown International Sportspark (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Richmond

Fly into Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), the closest airport, located 32.9 mi (53 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to East Richmond Station or Sydney Richmond Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Richmond?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 64 vacation rentals near Richmond. From 25 Houses to 3 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 Richmond for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • East Richmond Station: 154 vacation rentals
  • Sydney Richmond Station: 156 vacation rentals
  • Hills Centre: 2,919 vacation rentals
  • Qudos Bank Arena: 3,549 vacation rentals
  • Sydney Parramatta Station: 3,491 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 25 Houses in Richmond. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Richmond include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 22 rentals available
  • Cottages: 22 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Richmond?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 10 vacation rentals with pool available in Richmond. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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