Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Prospect

Learn about the unique charm of Prospect with a stay in a private vacation home. This welcoming and relaxing city is known for its spas, bars and restaurants. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Prospect

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Prospect a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Penny Royal Adventures (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Sharmans Wines (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Jinglers Creek Vineyard (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Josef Chromy Wines (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Velo Winery (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Tasmania Zoo (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Prospect

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Prospect is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cataract Gorge (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Royal Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • City Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Saint Leonards Recreational Reserve (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)

Transportation to and around Prospect

Fly into Launceston, TAS (LST), the closest airport, located 6.1 mi (9.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Prospect?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 169 holiday lettings near Prospect. From 95 Houses to 34 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 Prospect is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • National Automobile Museum: 212 holiday lettings
  • Brisbane Street Mall: 212 holiday lettings
  • Symmons Plains Raceway: 166 holiday lettings
  • Princess Theatre: 212 holiday lettings
  • Brickendon Estate: 172 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 95 Houses in Prospect. Our other popular types of Prospect holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 34 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 20 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 20 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 Prospect?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Prospect. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.