Destination guide

Friendly Dickson will entice you

Learn about the unique charm of Dickson with a stay in a holiday home rental. Revered for its restaurants, shopping and bars, this city is both welcoming and relaxing. EPIC and Australian War Memorial are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Dickson

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Dickson a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • National Zoo and Aquarium (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Kamberra Function Centre (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • CSIRO Discovery Centre (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Canberra and Region Visitors Centre (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Mount Majura Vineyard (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Cockington Green (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Dickson

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Dickson is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • EPIC (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Australian National Botanic Gardens (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Mount Ainslie (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Glebe Park (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • City Hill (2.1 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Mount Majura (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Dickson

The nearest airport is in Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.), located 4.7 mi (7.5 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Dickson?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 147 holiday lettings around Dickson. From 95 flats & apartments to 3 villas, 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 Dickson? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Dickson. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Canberra and Region Visitors Centre: 166 holiday lettings
  • Cockington Green: 155 holiday lettings
  • Canberra Centre: 156 holiday lettings
  • Australian Defence Force Academy: 156 holiday lettings
  • Telstra Tower: 161 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Dickson 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 Flats in Dickson?

Yes, of course. offers 95 Flats in Dickson. Our other popular types of Dickson holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 31 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 11 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 Dickson?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 41 holiday homes with pool available in Dickson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.