Destination guide

The charming city of South Townsville awaits you

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in South Townsville. This walkable and romantic city entices travellers with its restaurants and shopping. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around South Townsville

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes South Townsville 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:

  • ReefHQ Aquarium (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • The Strand (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Magnetic Island Golf Course (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Billabong Sanctuary (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Australian Institute of Marine Science (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in South Townsville

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in South Townsville. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Strand (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Queens Gardens (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Strand Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Castle Hill (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Jezzine Barracks (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Anderson Park Botanical Gardens (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around South Townsville

The nearest airport is in Townsville, QLD (TSV), located 4.1 mi (6.5 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around South Townsville?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 341 holiday rentals around South Townsville. From 119 Houses to 179 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around South Townsville is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to South Townsville?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in South Townsville. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Maritime Museum of Townsville: 321 holiday rentals
  • Radical Bay: 345 holiday rentals
  • Horseshoe Bay Beach: 343 holiday rentals
  • Cultural Centre Townsville: 345 holiday rentals
  • Magnetic Island Golf Course: 344 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around South Townsville listed on Stayz 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 South Townsville?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 119 Houses in South Townsville. Our other popular types of South Townsville holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 179 holiday houses
  • Villas: 17 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 10 holiday houses

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 South Townsville?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 235 holiday homes with pool available in South Townsville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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