Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Burnie

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Burnie. This city is welcoming and trendy, recognised for its bars, cheese shops and seafood restaurants. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Burnie

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Burnie a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Burnie Golf Club (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Seabrook Golf Club (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Guide Falls Alpaca and Animal Park (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Wynyard Golf Course (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)

Seasonal weather in Burnie

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 21°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Burnie

Travellers love Burnie for its pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views. 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 Burnie. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Burnie Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Emu Valley Rhododendron Garden (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Memorial Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Somerset Beach (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Sulpher Creek Recreation Area (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Sulpher Creek Beach (6.8 mi / 11 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Burnie

Fly into Burnie, TAS (BWT), the closest airport, located 10.2 mi (16.5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Devonport, TAS (DPO), which is 28.4 mi (45.7 km) away.

Where to stay near Burnie?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 41 holiday rentals near Burnie. From 16 Houses to 9 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Burnie 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 Burnie?

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

  • Maker's Workshop Information Centre: 88 holiday rentals
  • Burnie Arts & Function Centre: 89 holiday rentals
  • East Wynard Beach: 82 holiday rentals
  • Burnie Waterfront Boardwalk: 86 holiday rentals
  • Penguin Station: 104 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 16 Houses in Burnie. Our other popular types of Burnie holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 9 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 7 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 7 holiday houses

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 31 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Burnie. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.