Destination guide

The historical area of Port Arthur awaits your stay

Enjoy the history and other features of Port Arthur. This city's local tours, island views and restaurants draw many visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Port Arthur

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Port Arthur a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tasman Golf Course (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Tasmanian Devil Unzoo (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Cape Hauy Track (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Port Arthur

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Port Arthur is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Isle of the Dead (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Remarkable Cave (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Lime Bay State Reserve (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Port Arthur

Fly into Hobart, TAS (HBA-Hobart Intl.), the closest airport, located 27.2 mi (43.7 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Port Arthur?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 35 holiday rentals near Port Arthur. From 25 Houses to 6 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Port Arthur 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 Port Arthur?

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

  • Port Arthur Historic Site: 43 holiday rentals
  • Isle of the Dead: 42 holiday rentals
  • Tasman Golf Course: 40 holiday rentals
  • Point Puer: 42 holiday rentals
  • Remarkable Cave: 38 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Port Arthur 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 Port Arthur?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 25 Houses in Port Arthur. Our other popular types of Port Arthur holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 6 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 6 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 6 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Port Arthur?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Port Arthur. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.