Destination guide

The culturally rich area of The Gardens awaits your stay

The area's culture and entertainment are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to The Gardens. This city's beaches, restaurants and casino gaming draw many visitors. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around The Gardens

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes The Gardens a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Aquascene (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Crocosaurus Cove (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Indo Pacific Marine (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Flight Path Golf & Outdoor Recreation (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Crocodylus Park (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)

Seasonal weather averages in The Gardens

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, November, October, December and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in The Gardens

Travellers love The Gardens for its pristine beaches and beautiful gardens. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, The Gardens is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Mindil Beach (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Bicentennial Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Wave Lagoon (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Darwin Waterfront (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • East Point Recreation Reserve (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around The Gardens

The nearest airport is in Darwin, NT (DRW-Darwin Intl.), located 3.9 mi (6.2 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around The Gardens?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 121 holiday lettings near The Gardens. From 25 Houses to 76 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 The Gardens is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory: 131 holiday lettings
  • SKYCITY Casino: 130 holiday lettings
  • George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens: 130 holiday lettings
  • Mindil Beach Sunset Market: 130 holiday lettings
  • Mindil Beach: 130 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around The Gardens 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 The Gardens?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 25 Houses in The Gardens. Our other popular types of The Gardens holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 76 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 The Gardens?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 84 holiday homes with pool available in The Gardens. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.