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Best Canberra vacation rentals

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Leumeah Lodge - Canberra - Bedroom
Leumeah Lodge
8.5 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Alivio Tourist Park Canberra - Canberra - Patio
Free Wi-Fi
Jamala Wildlife Lodge
9.6 Wonderful
Free Wi-Fi
And Apartments
8.4 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
The Cook Cottage
8.7 Very good
Free Wi-Fi

Vacation rentals near Civic Square

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Nishi Apartments Eco Living by Ovolo - Canberra - Living room
Nishi Apartments Eco Living by Ovolo
7.7 Good
Canberra City$211+
Free Wi-Fi

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Most expensive month to stay with an average 108% rise in price.
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When to book a vacation rental in Canberra

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Top tips for finding Canberra vacation rental deals

  • Visitors to the Australian capital can find long- and short-term Canberra holiday rentals, including serviced units for business travellers, self-contained holiday homes for families, modern townhouses and unique rural escapes such as Farm Stay Canberra.
  • If you are looking for accommodation close to Parliament House, you can stay at the Manuka Park Serviced Apartment  in Capital Hill, near Manuka sport complex. The establishment is less than 3 km from Parliament House.
  • If you would like to go walking or hiking in Canberra, stay at Abode Woden in Woden Valley. Visitors will find plenty of green spaces and walking trails nearby, including Isaacs Ridge, Red Hill, Mugga-Mugga, Farrer Ridge and Oakley Ridge Nature Reserve.
  • Planning a romantic staycation or weekend escape in Canberra? Book a room at the luxuriously modern Ovolo Nishi hotel, which has restored 20th-century furnishings and unique wall features that reimagine the Australian landscape.
  • Stay in the heart of the capital at A by Adina Canberra. The central location of this Canberra holiday rental makes exploring easy, while good public transport connections by light rail or bus will allow you to travel to other parts of the city.
  • Enjoy boutique accommodation at QT Canberra, located in the suburb of Acton. The area boasts arts, culture and design venues, as well as bars and eateries, which are popular with students from the nearby Australian National University.
  • Vacation rentals in Canberra are around 40% more expensive than hotels on average. Search here to compare prices for all accommodation types in Canberra.
  • The best vacation rental properties in Canberra are Jamala Wildlife Lodge (9.6, 133 reviews), Birch Apartments in the City (9.6, 22), and Mountain views at Midnight in the heart of Canberra (9.6, 20), based on ratings and reviews from real travelers.
  • If you’re looking for a cheap vacation rental in Canberra, you should consider visiting during the low season. The cheapest vacation homes in Canberra can be found in January and February.
  • The cheapest night for renting a vacation home in Canberra is Thursday. In contrast, the most expensive is Saturday.
  • Book your Canberra vacation rental more than 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price.
  • Vacation rentals are a popular choice for both long and short-term stays. KAYAK users usually book their vacation rental in Canberra for 5 days.
  • The cheapest Canberra vacation rental found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $73, while the most expensive was $172.

FAQs when booking a vacation home in Canberra

  • How much is a vacation rental for a week in Canberra?

    The average price for a weekly Canberra vacation rental found by KAYAK users in the last 2 weeks is $1,659.

  • How much is a vacation rental for a month in Canberra?

    The average price for a monthly Canberra vacation rental found by KAYAK users in the last 2 weeks is $7,111.

  • What types of vacation rentals are available in Canberra?

    There are loads of different property types that you can make your vacation home in Canberra. You’ll find apartments, holiday parks, cottages, lodges, houses, homestays and cabins.

  • What are some of the most-loved vacation rentals available in Canberra?

    There are many types of properties available for Canberra vacation rentals. If you’re looking for something special, vacation rentals most loved by KAYAK users are Manuka Park Serviced Apartments and Jamala Wildlife Lodge.

  • Are there any pet-friendly vacation rentals in Canberra?

    There are a number of dog and pet-friendly Canberra vacation rentals, with around 3% allowing you to bring your pet along with you.

  • How much is a vacation rental in Canberra?

    KAYAK users have found vacation rentals in Canberra for as cheap as $118 in the last 3 days. The average price is $237.

  • How much is a vacation rental in Canberra for tonight?

    In the last 72 hours, users have found Canberra vacation rentals for tonight for as low as $105. Search here for similar prices

  • How can I find vacation rentals near me in Canberra?

    Take a look at our vacation rentals map to find the best vacation rental homes near you.

  • Where should I stay if I want to dine out in Canberra?

    Lonsdale Street in Braddon is a great foodie hub, with plenty of cafes, bakeries, bars and modern restaurants. North of the city centre, Braddon is one of the oldest suburbs in Canberra. The centrally located Citystyle Executive Apartments in Braddon is a great option for business travellers, couples or families.

  • Are there any pet-friendly holiday rentals in Canberra?

    If you want to travel to Canberra with your dog, there are a number of great holiday rentals, self-catering units and B&Bs that welcome pets. Nishi Apartments Eco Living by Ovolo in NewActon offers V.I.Pooch holiday packages, including a dog bed, food bowl and mat, as well as a selection of toys and treats to thoroughly pamper your pet.

  • Where is a good place for families to stay in Canberra?

    Set along the south-east edge of Lake Burley Griffin, the suburb of Kingston boasts an excellent waterfront location that is perfect for families looking for Canberra house rentals. Book your stay at Accommodate Canberra – The Prince in Kingston, which has fully furnished, serviced apartments with up to three bedrooms, only about an 8min walk from the vibrant Kingston Foreshore, where you can dine out by the water.

  • What are the benefits of staying in self-catering accommodation in Canberra?

    Visitors enjoy all the comforts of home when they book self-catering accommodation, such as Quest Canberra City Walk. From serviced apartments and aparthotels to private apartments, these Canberra holiday rentals feature a fully equipped kitchen and dining area. Self-catering accommodation is great for longer stays, families and budget-friendly holidays, as you can save money by preparing your own meals.

Where to stay in Canberra?

Our map will help you find the perfect place to stay in Canberra by showing you the exact location of each vacation rental.