Destination guide

The friendly city of Palmerston awaits you

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Palmerston. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travellers with its restaurants and shopping. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Palmerston

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Palmerston 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:

  • Flight Path Golf & Outdoor Recreation (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Crocodylus Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Indo Pacific Marine (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Darwin Crocodile Farm (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Crocosaurus Cove (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Aquascene (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Palmerston

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Palmerston is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Holmes Jungle Nature Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Charles Darwin National Park (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Leanyer Recreation Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Darwin Waterfront (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Wave Lagoon (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Darwin Crocodile Farm (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Palmerston

The nearest airport is in Darwin, NT (DRW-Darwin Intl.), located 8.8 mi (14.2 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Palmerston?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 64 holiday lettings near Palmerston. From 11 Houses to 42 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Palmerston 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 Palmerston?

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

  • Darwin Crocodile Farm: 107 holiday lettings
  • SKYCITY Casino: 132 holiday lettings
  • Mindil Beach: 131 holiday lettings
  • Casuarina Coastal Reserve: 130 holiday lettings
  • Casuarina Beach: 132 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 11 Houses in Palmerston. Our other popular types of Palmerston holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 42 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 5 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 Palmerston?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 40 holiday homes with pool available in Palmerston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.