Potts Point Vacations
To get a sense of what makes Sydney tick, pull on some comfortable shoes and explore nearby areas such as Darlinghurst, Double Bay, and Haymarket.
The Sydney Opera House, perhaps one of the country’s best known icons is only 1 mile (2 kilometers) away.
Visitors to Potts Point, keen to deepen their appreciation of this area, will love the nearby cultural attractions. Spend a few hours of discovering the exhibits at Australian Museum, Customs House and Powerhouse Museum. Arts lovers will find plenty to cheer about at venues such as the Capitol Theatre in Haymarket, Theatre Royal and IMAX Sydney. Popular galleries, include the Art Gallery of New South Wales and the Museum of Contemporary Art.
There are also some interesting attractions for kids of all ages. These include Luna Park in Milsons Point. Animals lovers will love the incredible animal encounters at Sydney Aquarium and Wildlife Sydney.
When it’s time escape the city, plan a trip to the nearby green spaces. Keen gardeners love to hang out in places like the Royal Botanic Gardens and the Chinese Garden of Friendship. There is a relaxed atmosphere here and well-designed garden beds and trees.
Sydney has a number of unique attractions including Sydney Tower, the St Mary's Cathedral and Taylor Square. Sydney features some fascinating relics from yesteryear; start your historic tour at Fort Denison. Take the time to visit sacred places such as the St. James Church. Enjoy the atmosphere and gain an appreciation of the role religion in Potts Point.
Unwind on the fairways and head for the greens at the Moore Park Golf Course.
To shop for local fashion and buy some souvenirs, set out to visit The Intersection, the Westfield Shopping Centre and Harbourside.
When it’s time to rest your weary feet after a long day exploring the charming streets of Potts Point, check in to one of the area's range of bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. The Travelodge Hotel Sydney, the Four Points by Sheraton Sydney, Darling Harbour and the Swissotel Sydney are just three of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.