Destination guide

The friendly city of Harristown awaits you

Learn about the unique charm of Harristown with a stay in a holiday home rental. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its shopping and restaurants. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Harristown

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Harristown a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • City Golf Club (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Preston Peak Wines (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Harristown

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Harristown is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Japanese Gardens (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Laurel Bank Park (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Queens Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Peacehaven Botanic Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Michael Park (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Gordon Park (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Harristown

The nearest airport is in Toowoomba, QLD (TWB), located 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Toowoomba, QLD (WTB-Brisbane West Wellcamp), which is 8.3 mi (13.3 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Harristown?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 59 holiday lettings around Harristown. From 29 houses to 10 flats & apartments, 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.

Can I rent a town property in Harristown?

Sometimes you just need to stop and sniff the roses. Switch to a slower pace of life and stay in the heart of a charming and unique village. HomeAway has no less than 7 village rental options here. Open to more ideas? HomeAway has tons of other rental options to have a look at, including:

  • 5 golf-front holiday accommodation options.
  • 4 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 4 city-centre holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Harristown?

If you want to live like a local and don't feel like sharing space with strangers this time round, renting an entire house is the way to go. There are 37 houses currently listed on HomeAway. Prices start from £78 per night. If that doesn't suit your posse's taste, we have a range of other self-catering accommodation options to pick from, such as:

  • Apartment: 18 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £60 per night.
  • Cottage: 14 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £45 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 3 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £108 per night.

Can I stay in Harristown in a large group?

Whether you're heading off on a getaway with the entire family or spending a few nights away with your old school gang, it's a whole lot of fun being in a brand new place together! The good news is that HomeAway has places to suit. House holiday rentals are the favoured option for large groups, with 11 listed here. The holiday properties that can provide for large groups in this area include:

  • If yours is a crew of 6, we offer 18 rental accommodation suited to that size. Stay a night for as little as £49.
  • If you've got 5 in your squad, you'll be happy to learn that there are 10 rental properties suitable. Prices begin at just £79 per night.
  • Trying to find rentals catering to 8 guests? You'll be delighted to learn we have 8 that'll be ideal. You can book one from just £98 per night.

So don't worry! When you travel with us you can take your dad, your grandpa and all your mates to Harristown.