Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Darwin

Enjoy the area's monuments, museums and theatre scene with a rental holiday home in Darwin. Travellers especially like the shopping, restaurants and local tours in this welcoming and walkable city. Darwin Waterfront and Cullen Bay Marina are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 and attractions in and around Darwin

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Darwin has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Crocosaurus Cove (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Indo Pacific Marine (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Aquascene (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Flight Path Golf & Outdoor Recreation (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Crocodylus Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Darwin

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Darwin is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wave Lagoon (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Darwin Waterfront (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Bicentennial Park (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Mindil Beach (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Charles Darwin National Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Darwin

Fly into Darwin, NT (DRW-Darwin Intl.), the closest airport, located 4.5 mi (7.3 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Darwin?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 142 holiday lettings around Darwin. From 77 flats & apartments to 37 houses, 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 destinations to visit in Darwin?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Darwin. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Darwin City Centre: 76 holiday homes
  • Darwin Waterfront: 147 holiday homes
  • Casuarina Coastal Reserve: 147 holiday homes
  • Christ Church Anglican Cathedral Darwin: 147 holiday homes
  • Northern Territory Library: 147 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Darwin! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Darwin?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Darwin with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Stuart Park: 140 holiday lettings
  • Wagait Beach: 125 holiday lettings
  • Marrara: 142 holiday lettings
  • Fannie Bay: 139 holiday lettings
  • Nightcliff: 136 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Darwin? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Darwin. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Darwin Waterfront: 147 holiday rentals
  • Casuarina Coastal Reserve: 147 holiday rentals
  • Christ Church Anglican Cathedral Darwin: 147 holiday rentals
  • Northern Territory Library: 147 holiday rentals
  • WWII Oil Storage Tunnels: 151 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Darwin listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.