Destination guide

The friendly city of Penrith awaits you

Learn about the unique charm of Penrith with a stay in a private vacation home. This welcoming and walkable city is known for its shopping, restaurants and bars. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Penrith

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Penrith a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cables Wake Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Sydney Dragway (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Featherdale Wildlife Park (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Wet'n'Wild Sydney (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Castle Hill Country Club (15.6 mi / 25 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Penrith

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Penrith is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Great River Walk (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
  • River Road Reserve (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Trench Reserve (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Blacktown International Sportspark (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Blacktown International Sportspark (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Nurragingy Reserve (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Penrith

Fly into Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), the closest airport, located 29.8 mi (48 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Sydney Penrith Station.

Where to stay around Penrith?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 42 vacation rentals near Penrith. From 23 Houses to 2 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 Penrith for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Sydney Penrith Station: 252 vacation rentals
  • Cables Wake Park: 253 vacation rentals
  • Panthers World of Entertainment: 258 vacation rentals
  • Westfield Penrith Shopping Centre: 260 vacation rentals
  • Pepper Stadium: 262 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 23 Houses in Penrith. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Penrith include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 6 rentals available
  • Cottages: 6 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 Penrith?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Penrith. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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