Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Queensland

Enjoy the history and other features of Queensland. Well-liked for its beaches, seaside and restaurants, this city is both welcoming and relaxing. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Queensland

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Queensland a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Shore Club Dance Hall (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Chester Golf Club (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Hatfield Farm (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Glen Arbour Golf Course (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Atlantic Playland (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Indian Lake Golf Course (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)

Seasonal weather in Queensland

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 70°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Queensland

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Queensland is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Queensland Beach Provincial Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Cleveland Beach Provincial Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Hubbards Beach (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Hubbards Barn and Community Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Saint Margarets Bay Look Off Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Lewis Lake Provincial Park (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Queensland

Fly into Halifax, NS (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.), the closest airport, located 29.9 mi (48.1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Queensland?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 113 vacation rentals near Queensland. From 45 Houses to 5 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 Queensland for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Cleveland Beach Provincial Park: 255 vacation rentals
  • Queensland Beach Provincial Park: 244 vacation rentals
  • Hooked Rug Museum of North America: 242 vacation rentals
  • Peggy's Point Lighthouse: 282 vacation rentals
  • Hubbards Beach: 222 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 45 Houses in Queensland. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Queensland include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 5 rentals available
  • Cabins: 54 rentals available
  • Cottages: 54 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 Queensland?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 10 vacation rentals with pool available in Queensland. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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