The booming city of Rockhampton is a rich blend of cosmopolitan culture and colonial past in a contemporary riverfront setting. Whether you want to explore family-friendly attractions with the kids or you’re looking for a romantic retreat as a couple, Rockhampton accommodation comes in virtually every style and size to suit your needs.
Experience the best of Rockhampton
With vast animal parks, lush rainforest, verdant botanic gardens and a long line of restaurants, pubs and cocktail bars along the river, Rockhampton has something for everyone. You can make memories with the kids, reconnect with your spouse or spend time alone exploring the sights of the city, all within reach of Rockhampton holiday rentals.
Fun attractions for families
Rockhampton has an array of places to keep the kids entertained. You can explore the Rockhampton Botanic Gardens and Zoo, which is home to many native and exotic species, or you could spend your day in the Kershaw Gardens Central Precinct’s playground and water park. Best of all, Rockhampton holiday rentals come with multiple bedrooms and bathrooms, as well as kid-friendly amenities like bunk beds, toys and games and outdoor play areas, to make your stay as easy and pleasant and possible.
Cultural experiences for couples
If you’re looking for a romantic retreat, the bank of the Fitzroy River has premium dining in steakhouses, pubs, clubs, restaurants and cocktail bars overlooking the water, as well as historic buildings and heritage sites that celebrate the colonial history. Rockhampton has plenty of charming holiday homes and cottages with romantic amenities like fireplaces, riverfront views, private gardens and more so you can enjoy a quiet and relaxing couples getaway.
Wilderness exploration for outdoor enthusiasts
Rockhampton’s Mount Archer National Park is a vast wilderness with diverse wildlife and unique landscapes for hiking, biking and other outdoor activities. You can walk the Nurim Circuit Elevated Boardwalk to take in outstanding views of the city, or you can follow glistening creeks to isolated waterfalls and cliffs. If you prefer the water, you can enjoy the Southern Great Barrier Reef and its vibrant marine life. Holiday homes are also available with natural surrounds, so you can immerse yourself in the sounds of nature during your stay.
Amenities and features in Rockhampton accommodation
No matter how you choose to spend your holiday, Rockhampton holiday rentals come with an array of convenience and luxurious amenities to make the most of your holiday. From laundry facilities and kitchens to private gardens and pools, you can find nearly anything you want from Rockhampton rentals.
Charming riverfront views
If you plan to spend your time in the city, holiday homes and apartments in Rockhampton are available along the waterfront. You’ll not only get beautiful river views and the illuminated cityscape at night, but you’ll also be close to the bars, restaurants and essentials like markets and shops. For couples, there’s no better way to experience a romantic holiday in the city.
Private gardens and pools
If you prefer a more private and luxurious retreat, Rockhampton cottages and homes are available with decadent features. You can find rentals with private gardens for quiet mornings and evenings, as well as private pools where you can enjoy a swim under the stars. You can find rentals with balconies and outdoor entertainment spaces as well, so you can spend even more time enjoying the outdoors.
Full kitchens and appliances
Though there are numerous excellent eateries in Rockhampton, you may want to save some money and time by dining at home, especially with kids. In holiday accommodation with full kitchens and appliances like dishwashers, coffee makers and microwaves, you can prepare several meals a day with local ingredients and try your hand at authentic Australian cuisine. Many of these accommodation options also provide other convenient amenities, such as laundry facilities, irons and ironing boards.