Destination guide

The relaxing city of Margate awaits you

Learn about the unique charm of Margate with a stay in a holiday home rental. Travellers appreciate the restaurants in this relaxing city. Mount Nelson Lookout and Mt. Wellington are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 Margate

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Margate a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Home Hill Winery (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Hobart Aquatic Centre (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Wooden Boat Centre (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Moorilla Estate (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • The Agrarian Kitchen Cooking School & Farm (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Coal Valley Vineyard (17 mi / 27.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Margate

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Margate is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Nelson Lookout (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Mt. Wellington (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Peter Murrell Nature Reserve (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Snug Falls (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Pelverata Falls (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Margate

The nearest airport is in Hobart, TAS (HBA-Hobart Intl.), located 18.2 mi (29.2 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Margate?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 308 holiday lettings around Margate. From 132 Houses to 97 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 Margate?

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

  • Forest & Heritage Centre: 115 holiday lettings
  • Stefano Lubiana Wines: 331 holiday lettings
  • Puddleduck Vineyard: 381 holiday lettings
  • Palmara Vineyard: 375 holiday lettings
  • Blundstone Arena: 415 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 132 Houses in Margate. Our other popular types of Margate holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 97 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 32 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 Margate?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Margate. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.