Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Howard getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Howard with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Howard

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Howard a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hill of Promise Estate Winery (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Hervey Bay Golf and Country Club (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Snakes Downunder Reptile Park (17 mi / 27.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Howard

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Howard is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Burrum Coast National Park (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Queens Park (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)

How to get to and around Howard

The nearest airport is in Hervey Bay, QLD (HVB), located 20.4 mi (32.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Bundaberg, QLD (BDB), which is 32.7 mi (52.6 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Howard Station.

Where to stay around Howard?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 96 holiday lettings near Howard. From 77 Houses to 17 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 Howard is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Howard Station: 162 holiday lettings
  • Burrum Coast National Park: 153 holiday lettings
  • Maryborough Station: 25 holiday lettings
  • Station Square Shopping Centre: 23 holiday lettings
  • WetSide Water Education Park: 231 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 77 Houses in Howard. Our other popular types of Howard holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 18 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Howard?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 16 holiday homes with pool available in Howard. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.