Sydney AU Vacation Rentals by Owner

“No Worries” is the saying made famous by the Australian, Paul Hogan, in the movie Crocodile Dundee; this is exactly how your vacation should be. Vacations rentals accommodations make you feel at home. Whatever your vacation rental accommodation of choice will be, staying in a lodging that suits your requirements will ensure that your Aussie holiday will make you be welcomed "down under” .

Bask in the temperate climate of Sydney, Australia surrounded by nature wherever you turn. In the midst of the metropolitan city: National Park is central; Ku-ring-gai is to the north; Royal National Park is to the south. Take a self-guided boat tour of the harbour, or have a friendly Aussie skipper be your tour guide. Going back to your condo rental accommodations after a day out sight-seeing, it is great to sit in comfortable surroundings to visit with friends and family. Vacation rentals with the option to accommodate large groups is ideal.

"The sun did not know how beautiful its light was, until it was reflected off this building." Louis Kahn, - professor at Yale School of Architecture – said these words about the Sydney Opera House. Take a guided tour of this "indisputable masterpiece of human creativity¸ where over 1,600 performances are hosted yearly. Stop to eat at the best seat in the house for viewing Sydney Harbour, the Opera Kitchen.

What a better way to end – and begin – your year than to have a vacation? Celebrate New Year's Eve in Sydney Harbour - twice! There is the earlier Family Fireworks and beginning at 11:59 is the Midnight Fireworks. Be one of the million viewers who take in this never-to-be-forgotten spectacular extravaganza.

So many choices! You are surrounded by beaches. Start your day by waking up in your vacation rental accommodation. Put on your walking shoes or – should you be a jogger – your running shoes. Enjoy a brisk run along a beach; take a leisurely stroll. Stop for a coffee at a friendly beachside cafe. Surfing anyone? There are surfing classes for the novice, and for the avid surfer: Catch the waves! Scuba diving is always popular; lessons are available should you want to be introduced to the marvels of the aquatic world.

How to decide: Shop or swim? The beaches of Bondi or Manly are for you, offering both options. Quiet times are relaxing. Sit by the water in the almost-secret and secluded beaches to be found around Sydney Harbour; hear the rhythm of life in the sound of the waves.

Sydney is a great choice for your vacation. Owner Direct Vacation Rentals has accommodations for every type of holiday. Condo rentals, old-world charm villas and tropical villas - some with pools and others along the beach or offering panoramic views – vacation rentals are the ideal way to experience holiday accommodation.


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  • Beach side Holiday Unit At

    Sydney AU: Apartment in a complex
    • 2 BDR
    • 2 BA
    • Sleeps 5
    • #87183
    avg 238 AUD/night  
    The 2 bedroom unit has extensive views of the beach and has a northerly aspect. The unit backs onto the famous Narrabeen beach and has a 15 meter fenced pool. It is located in a quiet area yet within 2 blocks are restaurants, takeaway shops, bakeries, coffee shops, Woolworths etc, Narrabeen lake (great fishing) and a Sydney Express bus stop (40 minute trip). Within 10 minutes drive are movie theater, golf courses, tennis courts, beach pools, beach and lakeside walks and shopping centres. Use of the unit includes the availability of surf skis, fishing gear, boogie and surf boards.
  • Australia Vacation

    Sydney AU: Apartment
    • 1 BDR
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 2
    • #66771
    avg $204 USD/night Credit Card
    Set in the tree tops on Sydney's affluent north shore, this luxury 3 room apartment comes with gourmet kitchen, quality dining & lounge furniture original art, business facilities LCD TV and safe. It is only part of a Australia vacation. It can be combined with your own personal guide who with a 4WD & boat allows you the opportunity to explore Sydney with no time restraints. Guests are able to mix with the locals, to experience the carefree Australian way of life and to visit hidden locations that the majority of tourists have never even heard about. This Australia Vacation Apartment is truly unique and is for the couple who desire to be part of the carefree Aussie way of life. It is not an impersonal hotel room rather a large 100 sq meter apartment set in the forest on Sydney's` prestigious north shore just 30 minutes from the city. With no other guests you are assured of privacy and seclusion. With your hosts nearby and connected by intercom it is an opportunity to experience Sydney as few do. It is just minutes away from Sydney's` finest national park with hidden waterways, aboriginal cultural centre, great bush walks, and a landscape that in places has not changed for 1000s of years. Guests who partake of a full vacation package also then have access to a personal guide to explore the many hidden locations surrounding Sydney that are truly breathtaking and unknown to most travelers.
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  • 100 Private Acres

    Crescent Head: Beach style house
    • 1 BDR
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 3
    • #207861
    avg 296 AUD/night Paypal Pet Friendly
    Our architect designed home on 100 private acres with magnificent views of Crescent Head Point is the perfect year-round place to get away from it all. Check the surf from bed, swim in the pool, or in winter sit by the wood fire and sip champagne in the spa. If it's privacy you're after then our home is the place to be. The house and pool are on a ridge 4km out of the village of Crescent Head, in the middle of 100 acres of natural bush. The only visitors you will have are kangaroos and the occasional king parrot. The kookaburras will wake you in the morning, and you can check the surf conditions from your ultra comfortable queen size bed. There is a 12.5 metre lap pool, a small gym with treadmill, yoga mat and a few weights, a two person spa with views in the bathroom and an open fireplace for the winter. We can provide a double mattress for extra people, and the sofa is also large and comfortable and will sleep one. The village of Crescent Head is 5 minutes by car, and there you will find coffee shops, restaurants, post office, supermarket, surf shop, kilometres of magnificent beaches and much much more. Crescent Head is a friendly relaxed village where the locals welcome tourists every year. The surrounding Macleay Valley also has many tourist attractions and great natural beauty, ideal for day trips. During your stay you will have access to the entire house and gardens including the pool of course. There is also a fully equipped kitchen with everything you need. This is our home so please treat it the way you would treat your own home. The pantry is stocked with staples and spices etc. Feel free to help yourself to anything you need from pantry or fridge. There is a washing machine, and drying racks provided. We are pet friendly, but you do need to contact us if you wish to bring your pet. Someone will be there to help you check in and show you the ropes. If we are in the area we are available for questions or with any help that you need during your stay. We can arrange cleaning during your stay for a fee. In fact we can probably arrange most things or direct you to the right place, all you need to do is ask. Crescent Head is a famous surfing destination and it's also great for kite surfing when the Nor'easter comes up in the summer. The locals are friendly and there are plenty of places to eat and drink. There is a supermarket in the village, several bottle shops, club, tavern, restaurants, coffee shops, surf shop, bakery, post office and more.

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