Many of Sydney’s most popular attractions are located within easy reach of Westmead, making it a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Parramatta Park and Riverside Theatres are amongst the popular sights here, adored by locals and visitors alike. Two other great attractions nearby Westmead are the Parramatta Heritage Centre and the Westfield Parramatta Shopping Centre.
People come from all the countries of the world to experience the Sydney Opera House, one of the most photographed attractions in the country. It is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the middle on the city.
Westmead is a place steeped in sporting history. Join local fans at nearby Parramatta Stadium, Parramatta, home to the Parramatta Eels rugby league team in winter and the Western Sydney Wanderers soccer team in summer. Relive the match’s highlights over a few drinks with friendly locals after the full-time siren blows in one of the nearby watering holes.
After spending the day taking in the sights around Westmead, put up your feet and relax at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. The Parkroyal Parramatta, the Holiday Inn Parramatta and the Mantra Parramatta are among the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.