Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in East Brisbane

The parks and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in East Brisbane. This city is welcoming and walkable, recognised for its shopping, restaurants and sporting events. The Gabba and Queen Street Mall are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in East Brisbane

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 East Brisbane has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brisbane River Walk (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • South Bank Parklands (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Wheel of Brisbane (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Victoria Park Golf Complex (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Portside Wharf (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Saint Lucia Golf Links (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in East Brisbane

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, East Brisbane is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Roma Street Parkland (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Mowbray Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Kangaroo Point Cliffs (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Riverstage (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • New Farm Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Brisbane Botanic Gardens (1.3 mi / 2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around East Brisbane

Fly into Brisbane, QLD (BNE), the closest airport, located 8.2 mi (13.1 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around East Brisbane?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 454 holiday lettings near East Brisbane. From 103 Houses to 271 Flats, 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 East Brisbane is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Teneriffe Ferry Terminal: 588 holiday lettings
  • Brisbane City Hall: 572 holiday lettings
  • Manly Boat Harbour: 609 holiday lettings
  • Nudgee Golf Club: 572 holiday lettings
  • Brisbane Northgate Station: 583 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around East Brisbane 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 East Brisbane?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 103 Houses in East Brisbane. Our other popular types of East Brisbane holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 271 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 10 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 East Brisbane?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 201 holiday homes with pool available in East Brisbane. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.