Destination guide

Cosy Stanley will entice you

The parks, countryside and ocean views display a scene truly unique to Stanley. Well known for its golfing, spas and coffee shops, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Stanley

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Stanley a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Nut Chairlift Stanley (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Stanley Golf Club (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Stanley Seaquarium (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Smithton Country Club (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Stanley

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Stanley. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Nut State Reserve (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Sawyer Bay (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Perkins Bay (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Smithton Riverfront Park (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Lions Park (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Allendale Gardens (16.4 mi / 26.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Stanley

The nearest airport is in Burnie, TAS (BWT), located 27.6 mi (44.5 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Stanley?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 18 holiday lettings near Stanley. From 6 Houses to 2 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Stanley 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 Stanley?

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

  • Highfield House: 38 holiday lettings
  • Stanley Discovery Museum and Genealogy Centre: 38 holiday lettings
  • The Nut State Reserve: 38 holiday lettings
  • The Nut Chairlift Stanley: 38 holiday lettings
  • Highfield Histroric Site: 38 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 6 Houses in Stanley. Our other popular types of Stanley holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 8 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 internet/wifi in Stanley?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 7 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Stanley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.