Destination guide

Friendly Glenorchy will entice you

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Glenorchy. This welcoming and walkable city entices travellers with its restaurants and gardens. Museum of Old and New Art and Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens 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.


Activities and attractions in Glenorchy

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Glenorchy a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Moorilla Estate (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Hobart Aquatic Centre (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Stefano Lubiana Wines (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Craigow Vineyard (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Puddleduck Vineyard (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Coal Valley Vineyard (9 mi / 14.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Glenorchy

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Glenorchy is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Mt. Wellington (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Mount Nelson Lookout (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Subantarctic Plant House (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Caldew Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Franklin Square (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Glenorchy

The nearest airport is in Hobart, TAS (HBA-Hobart Intl.), located 11.9 mi (19.1 km) from the city centre.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Tasmanian Transport Museum Station.

Where to stay near Glenorchy?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 319 holiday rentals near Glenorchy. From 134 Houses to 109 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Glenorchy for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Royal Hobart Showground: 411 holiday rentals
  • Derwent Entertainment Centre: 406 holiday rentals
  • Myrtle Forest: 402 holiday rentals
  • Tasmanian Transport Museum Station: 410 holiday rentals
  • Claremont House: 382 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 134 Houses in Glenorchy. Our other popular types of Glenorchy holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 109 holiday houses
  • Villas: 6 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 26 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 Glenorchy?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Glenorchy. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.