Destination guide

Delight in the riverside landscape of Richmond

Come and experience Richmond and its history, wineries and monuments. This relaxing city is known for its wildlife, horseback riding and gardens. Museum of Old and New Art and Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Richmond

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Richmond has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pooley Wines (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Palmara Vineyard (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Puddleduck Vineyard (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Zoodoo Zoo (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Craigow Vineyard (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Coal Valley Vineyard (6 mi / 9.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Richmond

Travelers enjoy Richmond for its wildlife and gardens. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Richmond is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Mount Nelson Lookout (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Mt. Wellington (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Subantarctic Plant House (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Seven Mile Beach (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Franklin Square (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)

Transportation to and around Richmond

Fly into Hobart, TAS (HBA-Hobart Intl.), the closest airport, located 8.3 mi (13.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Richmond?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 271 holiday lettings near Richmond. From 116 Houses to 96 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 Richmond is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Palmara Vineyard: 372 holiday lettings
  • Richmond Gaol: 361 holiday lettings
  • Richmond War Memorial Oval: 358 holiday lettings
  • Oak Lodge: 363 holiday lettings
  • Pooley Wines: 372 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Richmond 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 Richmond?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 116 Houses in Richmond. Our other popular types of Richmond holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 96 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 28 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Richmond?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Richmond. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.