Destination guide

Head to the charming city of George Town

Enjoy the wineries and other features of George Town. Revered for its spas, parks and restaurants, this city is both walkable and romantic. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in George Town

Are you looking for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes George Town a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Iron Pot Bay Vineyard (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Holm Oak Vineyards (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Goaty Hill Wines (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Moores Hill (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Marion's Vineyard (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Winter Brook Vineyard (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in George Town

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, George Town is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Elizabeth Park (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Badgers Beach (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • Narawntapu National Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Bakers Beach (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Rabbit Island (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Hawley Beach Park (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around George Town

The nearest airport is in Devonport, TAS (DPO), located 21.1 mi (33.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Launceston, TAS (LST), which is 36.2 mi (58.2 km) away.

Where to stay near George Town?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 49 holiday rentals near George Town. From 32 Houses to 12 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near George Town 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 George Town?

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

  • Bass & Flinders Centre: 93 holiday rentals
  • George Town Watch House: 93 holiday rentals
  • Elizabeth Park: 93 holiday rentals
  • George Town Sports Complex: 88 holiday rentals
  • George Town Memorial Hall: 95 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around George Town 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 George Town?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 32 Houses in George Town. Our other popular types of George Town holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 12 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 12 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 12 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in George Town?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 21 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in George Town. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.