Destination guide

Historical West Launceston will entice you

Enjoy the history and other features of West Launceston. This welcoming city is known for its restaurants, shopping and parks. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in West Launceston

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that West Launceston has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Penny Royal Adventures (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Sharmans Wines (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Jinglers Creek Vineyard (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Josef Chromy Wines (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Velo Winery (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Tasmania Zoo (8.1 mi / 13 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of West Launceston

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, West Launceston is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cataract Gorge (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Royal Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • City Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Saint Leonards Recreational Reserve (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around West Launceston

The nearest airport is in Launceston, TAS (LST), located 7.5 mi (12.1 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around West Launceston?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 182 holiday lettings around West Launceston. From 99 Houses to 39 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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

  • Cataract Gorge: 214 holiday lettings
  • Penny Royal World: 212 holiday lettings
  • Launceston College: 212 holiday lettings
  • 1842 Gallery: 211 holiday lettings
  • Goaty Hill Wines: 105 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around West Launceston 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 West Launceston?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 99 Houses in West Launceston. Our other popular types of West Launceston holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 39 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 West Launceston?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in West Launceston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.