Destination guide

The culturally rich area of The Gardens awaits your stay

The area's culture and entertainment are just a few of the reasons to vacation in The Gardens. This city's beaches, restaurants and casino gaming draw many visitors. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around The Gardens

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes The Gardens a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aquascene (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Crocosaurus Cove (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Indo Pacific Marine (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Flight Path Golf & Outdoor Recreation (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Crocodylus Park (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)

Seasonal weather averages in The Gardens

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, November, October, December and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 92°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in The Gardens

Travelers love The Gardens for its pristine beaches and picturesque gardens. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, The Gardens is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Mindil Beach (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Bicentennial Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Wave Lagoon (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Darwin Waterfront (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • East Point Recreation Reserve (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)

Traveling to and around The Gardens

The nearest airport is in Darwin, NT (DRW-Darwin Intl.), located 3.9 mi (6.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around The Gardens?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 115 vacation rentals near The Gardens. From 22 Houses to 3 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near The Gardens for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory: 123 vacation rentals
  • SKYCITY Casino: 124 vacation rentals
  • George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens: 123 vacation rentals
  • Mindil Beach Sunset Market: 124 vacation rentals
  • Mindil Beach: 123 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around The Gardens 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 The Gardens?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 22 Houses in The Gardens. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in The Gardens include:

  • Bungalows: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in The Gardens?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 80 vacation rentals with pool available in The Gardens. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.