Destination guide

Friendly Gungahlin will entice you

Learn about the unique charm of Gungahlin with a stay in a holiday home rental. Travellers especially like the shopping, restaurants and bars in this walkable and welcoming city. EPIC and Canberra Stadium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Gungahlin

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Gungahlin a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • National Zoo and Aquarium (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Mount Majura Vineyard (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Kamberra Function Centre (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Cockington Green (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • CSIRO Discovery Centre (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Canberra and Region Visitors Centre (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gungahlin

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Gungahlin is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • EPIC (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Australian National Botanic Gardens (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Mount Majura (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Mount Ainslie (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Tulip Top Gardens (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Glebe Park (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Gungahlin

Fly into Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.), the closest airport, located 8.2 mi (13.2 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Gungahlin?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 74 holiday lettings near Gungahlin. From 21 Houses to 37 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Gungahlin 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 Gungahlin?

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

  • Cockington Green: 103 holiday lettings
  • Australian Defence Force Academy: 104 holiday lettings
  • Canberra Centre: 104 holiday lettings
  • Telstra Tower: 104 holiday lettings
  • Australian Institute of Sport: 104 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 21 Houses in Gungahlin. Our other popular types of Gungahlin holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 37 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 7 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Gungahlin?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 23 holiday homes with pool available in Gungahlin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.