If you’re in need of a tranquil riverside holiday, travelling to Launceston is your best option. On a holiday in this Tasmanian city, you’ll enjoy staying in a world-class holiday rental that provides both comfortable amenities and immediate access to the area’s most exciting sights and sounds. Launceston is known for the breathtaking Cataract Gorge, where you can spend hours hiking along one of the rugged trails or enjoy a chairlift to the top of the gorge for stunning panoramic views of the rocky walls and sculpted gardens below. The city also offers a number of first-class cultural institutions, including the Queen Victoria Museum where you can immerse yourself in the history of Tasmania or tour a railway workshop that dates back to the 19th century.

Launceston holiday homes for every traveller

While staying in one the countless 5-star lettings in Launceston, you can fill your holiday with fun and memories. If you love animals, for instance, you can take a tour of the sprawling Tasmania Zoo, which features a menagerie of exotic animals, including the gnarly Tasmanian devil and a number of friendly primates.

Rustic riverside cottages

The gentle waters of the River Tamar wind their way through the heart of Launceston, and there are a variety of cosy riverside cottages available where you can enjoy a restful stay. You can start every morning by gazing out of your cottage window onto the glittering waters of the nearby river, and once you’ve soaked up the view and eaten a filling breakfast made in your kitchenette, you can head out into the city for an adventure. If you’re in the mood for a cool, refreshing pint, you can make a stop at the James Boag Brewery Experience, where you’ll learn more about the beer-making process and sample a variety of tasty brews.

High-end apartments in the city centre

For a comfortable stay in the heart of Launceston, you can choose one of the city’s luxury city-centre apartments for your holiday. Amenities such as a plush living room and a wine fridge stocked with flavourful reds and whites make it easy to relax at the end of the day, and convenient access to a variety of attractions means you’ll never miss out on any of the fun. If you’re the type of traveller who can’t resist outdoor adventure, you may want to spend some time in the Tamar Islands Wetlands Centre, a gorgeous nature preserve with an observation area where you can watch exotic birds soar over the blue lagoon and lush plants.

Relaxing houses on the outskirts of town

While some travellers prefer to stay in the heart of the city, others want a holiday on the outskirts of town so that they can kick back away from the hustle and bustle. Fortunately, in Launceston, there are a number of holiday homes in secluded locations where you’ll have no trouble relaxing. In your remote holiday house, you may find a variety of comfy amenities, from outdoor spas where you can soak under a starry sky to meticulously appointed master bedrooms with beds as soft as a cloud.

Check out the best Launceston lettings

Launceston holiday lettings run the gamut from high-end homes perfect for families to cosy apartments ideal for couples and single travellers, making it simple to find a rental that meets your needs. With some quick research, you can find a Launceston letting where you’ll enjoy a dream holiday.

Cottage home with cosy and comfy amenities

Bluestone Cottage is a secluded heritage home in Launceston where you’ll enjoy cosy amenities and plenty of relaxation. The cottage is just a short walk away from a variety of world-class restaurants and trendy cafes, meaning you can always enjoy a delectable meal, and the cottage kitchen provides modern appliances for those evenings when you’re in the mood to self-cater. Despite being nearly 160 years old, the cottage features a variety of contemporary conveniences, including a gorgeous bathroom with luxury features such as a claw foot tub and heated floor tiles.

Deluxe rental in the city centre

Stay in this elegant terrace home in the heart of Launceston, and you’ll enjoy immediate access to thrilling local attractions, as well as 5-star amenities and decorations. The sun-drenched private courtyard is the ideal spot to drink your morning coffee, and inside the home, you’ll find eye-catching decorations such as glittering chandeliers and captivating artwork. The main bedroom features a queen-size bed, and if you need a little more space to stretch out and relax, the second bedroom is equipped with a king bed.