Destination guide

Book a holiday rental for your Cook getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Cook with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. EPIC and Telstra Tower are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Cook

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Cook has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • National Zoo and Aquarium (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • CSIRO Discovery Centre (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Canberra and Region Visitors Centre (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Kamberra Function Centre (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Cockington Green (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Mount Majura Vineyard (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cook

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Cook is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • EPIC (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Australian National Botanic Gardens (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • National Arboretum Canberra (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Weston Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Lake Burley Griffin (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • City Hill (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Cook

The nearest airport is in Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.), located 7.7 mi (12.5 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Cook?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 121 holiday lettings around Cook. From 28 houses to 73 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.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Cook? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Cook. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cockington Green: 135 holiday lettings
  • Canberra Centre: 136 holiday lettings
  • Australian Defence Force Academy: 136 holiday lettings
  • Telstra Tower: 136 holiday lettings
  • Australian Institute of Sport: 136 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cook listed on 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 Cook?

Yes, of course. offers 28 Houses in Cook. Our other popular types of Cook holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 73 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 75 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cook?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 44 holiday homes with pool available in Cook. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.