Destination guide

Friendly South Launceston will entice you

The waterfalls and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in South Launceston. Well known for its restaurants, shopping and spas, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around South Launceston

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes South Launceston a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Penny Royal Adventures (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Sharmans Wines (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Jinglers Creek Vineyard (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Josef Chromy Wines (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Velo Winery (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Tasmania Zoo (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of South Launceston

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, South Launceston is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Royal Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Cataract Gorge (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • City Park (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Saint Leonards Recreational Reserve (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around South Launceston

Fly into Launceston, TAS (LST), the closest airport, located 6.9 mi (11.1 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around South Launceston?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 169 vacation rentals near South Launceston. From 95 Houses to 34 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near South Launceston are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • 1842 Gallery: 212 vacation rentals
  • Western Junction Station: 196 vacation rentals
  • Franklin House: 206 vacation rentals
  • Stoney Rise Vineyard: 242 vacation rentals
  • Goaty Hill Wines: 105 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around South Launceston 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 South Launceston?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 95 Houses in South Launceston. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in South Launceston include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 34 rentals available
  • Cabins: 20 rentals available
  • Cottages: 20 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 South Launceston?

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