Destination guide

The historic area of Longford awaits your stay

Come and experience Longford and its history, culture and art galleries. Renowned for its gardens, wildlife and coffeehouses, this city welcomes all visitors. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Longford

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Longford a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Symmons Plains Raceway (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Jinglers Creek Vineyard (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Josef Chromy Wines (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Sharmans Wines (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Penny Royal Adventures (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Tasmania Zoo (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Longford

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Longford is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cataract Gorge (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Saint Leonards Recreational Reserve (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Royal Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • City Park (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Westbury Common Recreation Area (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Longford

The nearest airport is in Launceston, TAS (LST), located 6.1 mi (9.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Longford?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 169 vacation rentals near Longford. From 99 Houses to 31 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Longford for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Longford?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Longford. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Brickendon Estate: 169 vacation rentals
  • Christ Church Longford: 193 vacation rentals
  • Woolmers Estate: 169 vacation rentals
  • National Rose Garden: 169 vacation rentals
  • 1842 Gallery: 210 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Longford listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Longford?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 99 Houses in Longford. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Longford include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 31 rentals available
  • Cabins: 19 rentals available
  • Cottages: 19 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Longford?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Longford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.