Plan for peace of mind

Some properties allow cancellations up to 14 days before arrival. Check the policy before booking.

Destination guide

The friendly city of Watson awaits you

Learn about the unique charm of Watson with a stay in a holiday home rental. This welcoming city is known for its coffee shops, shopping and local tours. EPIC and Australian War Memorial are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Watson

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Watson has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • National Zoo and Aquarium (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Kamberra Function Centre (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Mount Majura Vineyard (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • CSIRO Discovery Centre (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Canberra and Region Visitors Centre (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Cockington Green (5 mi / 8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Watson

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Watson is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • EPIC (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Australian National Botanic Gardens (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Mount Majura (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Mount Ainslie (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Glebe Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • City Hill (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Watson

The nearest airport is in Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.), located 5.3 mi (8.6 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Watson?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 136 holiday lettings around Watson. From 28 houses to 86 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 Watson?

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

  • Cockington Green: 155 holiday lettings
  • Canberra Centre: 156 holiday lettings
  • Australian Defence Force Academy: 156 holiday lettings
  • Telstra Tower: 156 holiday lettings
  • Australian Institute of Sport: 156 holiday lettings

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

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

  • Flats: 86 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Watson?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 38 holiday homes with pool available in Watson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.