Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Kingston

The gardens and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Kingston. This walkable and welcoming city is well known for its shopping, cafes and sporting events. EPIC and National Gallery of Australia are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Kingston

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Kingston a fun place to get away to. 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 (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Canberra and Region Visitors Centre (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • CSIRO Discovery Centre (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Superkarts Go Karts (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Kamberra Function Centre (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Mount Majura Vineyard (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Kingston

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Kingston is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • EPIC (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Australian National Botanic Gardens (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • King's Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Commonwealth Park (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Lake Burley Griffin (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Glebe Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Kingston

The nearest airport is in Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.), located 2.5 mi (4 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Kingston Canberra Station.

Where to stay near Kingston?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 91 holiday rentals near Kingston. From 23 Houses to 49 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kingston 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 Kingston?

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

  • Kingston Canberra Station: 105 holiday rentals
  • Kingston Shopping Centre: 105 holiday rentals
  • Australian Vietnam Forces National Memorial: 106 holiday rentals
  • Australian Defence Force Academy: 106 holiday rentals
  • Canberra Centre: 106 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 23 Houses in Kingston. Our other popular types of Kingston holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 49 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 2 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 Kingston?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 26 holiday homes with pool available in Kingston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.