Destination guide

The friendly city of Toowoomba awaits you

Enjoy the theater scene and other features of Toowoomba. This city's shopping, cheese shops and cafés attract many visitors, and its welcoming and walkable location add to the charm. If you're looking for accommodations 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 and attractions in Toowoomba

Are you looking for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Toowoomba a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • City Golf Club (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Preston Peak Wines (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Toowoomba

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Toowoomba. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Laurel Bank Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Queens Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Japanese Gardens (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Peacehaven Botanic Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Michael Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Toowoomba

Fly into Toowoomba, QLD (TWB), the closest airport, located 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Toowoomba, QLD (WTB-Brisbane West Wellcamp), which is 9.8 mi (15.8 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Toowoomba Station.

Where to stay around Toowoomba?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 52 vacation rentals near Toowoomba. From 28 Houses to 7 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 Toowoomba for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Laurel Bank Park: 56 vacation rentals
  • Grand Central Shopping Centre: 58 vacation rentals
  • Empire Theatre: 58 vacation rentals
  • Toowoomba Station: 58 vacation rentals
  • Clifford Park Racecourse: 55 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Toowoomba 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 Toowoomba?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 28 Houses in Toowoomba. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Toowoomba include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 10 rentals available
  • Cottages: 10 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 Toowoomba?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Toowoomba. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.