Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Darwin

Enjoy the area's monuments, museums and theater scene and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Darwin. Travelers like the shopping, restaurants and local tours in this welcoming and walkable city. Darwin Waterfront and Cullen Bay Marina are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Darwin

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Darwin has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Crocosaurus Cove (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Indo Pacific Marine (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Aquascene (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Flight Path Golf & Outdoor Recreation (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Crocodylus Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Darwin

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Darwin is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wave Lagoon (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Darwin Waterfront (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Bicentennial Park (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Mindil Beach (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Charles Darwin National Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Darwin

Fly into Darwin, NT (DRW-Darwin Intl.), the closest airport, located 4.5 mi (7.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Darwin?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 126 holiday lettings near Darwin. From 27 Houses to 78 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 Darwin is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Fort Hill Wharf: 130 holiday lettings
  • Northern Territory Library: 129 holiday lettings
  • Darwin Convention Centre: 130 holiday lettings
  • Government House: 129 holiday lettings
  • St Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Cathedral: 129 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 27 Houses in Darwin. Our other popular types of Darwin holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 78 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Darwin?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 84 holiday homes with pool available in Darwin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.