Destination guide

Why people love visiting cosy Parap

Learn about the unique charm of Parap with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city's shopping, cafes and casino gaming draw many visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Parap

Do you want to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Parap a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Aquascene (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Crocosaurus Cove (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Indo Pacific Marine (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Flight Path Golf & Outdoor Recreation (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Crocodylus Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Parap

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Parap is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Mindil Beach (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • East Point Recreation Reserve (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Bicentennial Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Darwin Waterfront (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Wave Lagoon (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Parap

The nearest airport is in Darwin, NT (DRW-Darwin Intl.), located 2.8 mi (4.4 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Parap?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 123 holiday lettings near Parap. From 26 Houses to 77 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Parap for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Parap Village Markets: 130 holiday lettings
  • 24HR Art: 129 holiday lettings
  • Leanyer Recreation Park: 131 holiday lettings
  • Darwin Crocodile Farm: 105 holiday lettings
  • Northern Territory Library: 129 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 26 Houses in Parap. Our other popular types of Parap holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 77 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 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 Parap?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 83 holiday homes with pool available in Parap. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.