Destination guide

Captivating Ipswich will entice you

The area's entertainment and art galleries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Ipswich. Renowned for its wildlife, gardens and parks, this city welcomes all visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Ipswich

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Ipswich a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Willowbank Raceway (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Queensland Raceway (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Brookwater Golf Course (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • McLeod Country Golf Club (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Jindalee Skate Park (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary (14 mi / 22.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ipswich

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Ipswich. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Limestone Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Rocks Riverside Park (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Sherwood Arboretum (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Toohey Forest Conservation Park (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Mt Coot-Tha Lookout (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Tsuki-yama-chisen Japanese Garden (16.4 mi / 26.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Ipswich

Fly into Brisbane, QLD (BNE), the closest airport, located 27.2 mi (43.8 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Ipswich Station.

Where to stay around Ipswich?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 16 vacation rentals near Ipswich. From 8 Houses to 5 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ipswich for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Ipswich City Square: 235 vacation rentals
  • Ipswich Show Society: 175 vacation rentals
  • Ipswich Station: 235 vacation rentals
  • Ipswich Civic Centre: 210 vacation rentals
  • Queens Park: 243 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 8 Houses in Ipswich. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ipswich include:

  • Cabins: 5 rentals available
  • Cottages: 5 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 5 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Ipswich?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 12 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Ipswich. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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