Destination guide

The friendly city of Mawson Lakes awaits you

The lake and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Mawson Lakes. This walkable and welcoming city entices travelers with its shopping and restaurants. Adelaide Oval and Adelaide Botanic Gardens are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Mawson Lakes

Are you searching for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Mawson Lakes a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Adelaide Aquatic Centre (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • North Adelaide Golf Course (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Carclew Youth Arts Center (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Adelaide Zoo (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • The Semaphore Waterslide Complex (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Magill Estate Winery (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Mawson Lakes

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Mawson Lakes is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Adelaide Botanic Gardens (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Brighton Beach (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Garden Island (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Thorndon Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Brougham Gardens (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • River Torrens Footbridge (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Mawson Lakes

The nearest airport is in Adelaide, SA (ADL), located 10 mi (16 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Salisbury Mawson Lakes Station.

Where to stay around Mawson Lakes?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 454 vacation rentals near Mawson Lakes. From 185 Houses to 161 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 Mawson Lakes for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Salisbury Mawson Lakes Station: 774 vacation rentals
  • The Beachhouse: 875 vacation rentals
  • Glenelg Beach: 877 vacation rentals
  • Adelaide Central Market: 839 vacation rentals
  • West Beach: 871 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mawson Lakes 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 Mawson Lakes?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 185 Houses in Mawson Lakes. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mawson Lakes include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 161 rentals available
  • Villas: 5 rentals available
  • Cabins: 33 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Mawson Lakes?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 46 vacation rentals with pool available in Mawson Lakes. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.