Destination guide

The lively city of Downtown St. John's awaits you

The area's live music and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Downtown St. John's. This walkable and welcoming city entices travellers with its cafes and shopping. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Downtown St. John's

Are you looking for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Downtown St. John's has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Aquarena Fitness Centre (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Suncor Energy Fluvarium (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Admirals Green Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Clovelly Golf Club (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Downtown St. John's

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Downtown St. John's is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Harbourside Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Signal Hill National Historic Site (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Pippy Park Headquarters (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Quidi Vidi Lake (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Memorial University of Newfoundland Botanical Garden (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Bowring Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Downtown St. John's

Fly into St. John's, NL (YYT-St. John's Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.9 mi (6.3 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Downtown?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 110 holiday rentals near Downtown. From 32 Condos/Apartments to 61 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Downtown 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 Downtown?

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

  • Mile One Centre: 178 holiday rentals
  • Anglican Church of Canada: 179 holiday rentals
  • National War Memorial: 179 holiday rentals
  • St. Clare's Mercy Hospital: 178 holiday rentals
  • Longshoremen's Protective Union Hall: 180 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Downtown 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 Condos/Apartments in Downtown?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 32 Condos/Apartments in Downtown. Our other popular types of Downtown holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 61 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 6 holiday houses
  • Studios: 21 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 Downtown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 17 holiday homes with pool available in Downtown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.