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Cockatoo Island

3 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Business services
  • Bar
  • Laundry
  • 24/7 front desk

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C

Explore the area

    Popular LocationBirkenhead Point Outlet Centre8 min drive
    Popular LocationWalsh Bay17 min drive
    Popular LocationWhite Bay Cruise Terminal20 min drive
    AirportSydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.)43 min drive

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Deluxe Camping Package (all linen, quilts, towels and bedding provided for 2 persons)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 5 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Trundle Beds

Fire Station Studio Apartment

  • 50 sq m
  • Harbor view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Deluxe Waterfront 2 bedroom Camping Package (all linen, quilts, towels and bedding provided for 4)

  • 18 sq m
  • Harbor view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 Single Trundle Beds

Harbour View Apartments (23C)

No guest room rating
  • 60 sq m
  • Harbor view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Garden Apartment (21B)

5/5 guest room rating
  • Water view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds OR 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Bed

Deluxe Waterfront Camping Package (all linen, quilts, towels and bedding provided for 2 persons)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 9 sq m
  • Harbor view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Trundle Beds

Camping Site Only (Guest to provide own tent & all camp gear)

No guest room rating
  • 16 sq m
  • Water view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 Single Beds

Harbour View Apartments (23A and 23B)

5/5 guest room rating
  • Harbor view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds OR 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Bed

Camping Package (2 single sleeping mats provided, guest brings own sleeping bag and pillow)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 5 sq m
  • Park view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Single Futons

About this area


Located in Sydney, Cockatoo Island is in the historical district and on the waterfront. Sydney Harbour Bridge and Enmore Theatre are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Hyde Park and Royal Botanic Gardens. Check out an event or a game at Qudos Bank Arena, and consider making time for SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium, a top attraction not to be missed.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Birkenhead Point Outlet Centre - 8 min drive
  • Royal North Shore Hospital - 12 min drive
  • Mater Hospital - 13 min drive
  • Walsh Bay - 17 min drive
  • White Bay Cruise Terminal - 20 min drive

Getting around

  • Sydney Artarmon Station - 11 min drive
  • Lilyfield Light Rail Station - 11 min drive
  • Sydney Airport (SYD) - 44 min drive


  • Cockatoo Island Marine — 1 min walk
  • Deckhouse - 9 min walk
  • Ironwood Coffee Company Cafe Restaurant - 13 min walk
  • Cucinetta - 13 min walk

About this property

Cockatoo Island

Riverside Sydney holiday park in Cockatoo Island with marina
This smoke-free holiday park features a marina, a restaurant and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include 2 coffee shops/cafés, an outdoor tennis court and conference space. Holiday parks offer climate-controlled heating.
Recreational amenities at the holiday park include an outdoor tennis court.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant and 2 coffee shops
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Basketball
  • Outdoor tennis court

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space (1076 square feet)


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Marina on site
  • Picnic area


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Heating (climate-controlled)


  • Connecting rooms available

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Check-in from 2 PM - 11 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Access to this property is available during limited hours only by Sydney Ferry from the following stops: Circular Quay, Balmain, Birchgrove, Greenwich, and Woolwich.
Guests booked in campground accommodations may not bring alcohol on the island. Alcohol may only be purchased and consumed in the campground's licensed area (the cafe). Guests booked in apartments may bring moderate amounts of alcohol with them; alcohol may only be consumed within the apartment.

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
In accordance with national/local laws, air conditioning may be restricted to certain hours during certain times of the year

Property is also known as

Campground Cockatoo Island
Campsite Cockatoo Island
Cockatoo Island Sydney
Cockatoo Island Holiday Park
Cockatoo Island Holiday Park Sydney

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Cockatoo Island and receive a full refund?
Yes, Cockatoo Island offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Cockatoo Island cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Cockatoo Island?
As of 15 Apr. 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Cockatoo Island on 19 Apr. 2021 start from AU$45, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Cockatoo Island pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Cockatoo Island?
Cockatoo Island doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at Cockatoo Island?
Check-in is from 2 PM - 11 PM.
What time is check-out at Cockatoo Island?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is Cockatoo Island located?
Located in Cockatoo Island, this holiday park is within 3 miles (5 km) of Birkenhead Point Outlet Centre, Star Casino and Royal North Shore Hospital. Mater Hospital is 3 mi (4.8 km) away.

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 46 out of 76 reviews
5 - Excellent 61%
Rating 4 - Good. 22 out of 76 reviews
4 - Good 29%
Rating 3 - Okay. 7 out of 76 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 76 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 76 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities
It’s fun for family gate away! Kids had a great camping experience w clean facilities .
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Outstanding Experience
I booked this place for mother-in-laws birthday, and they really enjoyed it. The found the island to be a unique experience and would highly recommend it. They reported that the staff were very friendly and helpful and the fully equipped tent was as comfortable as one could expect.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Harbourside Glamping
Great Glamping experience in the middle of picturesque Sydney harbour. A wonderful and unique place to stay.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

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