Destination guide

The friendly city of Toowoomba awaits you

Enjoy the theater scene and other features of Toowoomba. This city's shopping, cheese shops and cafés attract many visitors, and its welcoming and walkable location add to the charm. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Toowoomba

Are you looking for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Toowoomba a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • City Golf Club (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Preston Peak Wines (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Toowoomba

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Toowoomba. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Laurel Bank Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Queens Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Japanese Gardens (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Peacehaven Botanic Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Michael Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)

Transportation options to and around Toowoomba

Fly into Toowoomba, QLD (TWB), the closest airport, located 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Toowoomba, QLD (WTB-Brisbane West Wellcamp), which is 9.8 mi (15.8 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Toowoomba Station.

Where to stay around Toowoomba?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 54 holiday lettings near Toowoomba. From 29 Houses to 8 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Toowoomba is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Toowoomba?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Toowoomba. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Grand Central Shopping Centre: 59 holiday lettings
  • Empire Theatre: 59 holiday lettings
  • Toowoomba Station: 59 holiday lettings
  • Laurel Bank Park: 57 holiday lettings
  • Murphys Creek Station: 73 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Toowoomba listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Toowoomba?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 29 Houses in Toowoomba. Our other popular types of Toowoomba holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 10 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Toowoomba?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Toowoomba. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.