Destination guide

The tranquil city of Margate awaits you

Experience the unique character of Margate with a stay in a vacation home rental. Travelers appreciate the restaurants in this relaxing city. Mount Nelson Lookout and Mt. Wellington are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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 Margate

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Margate a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Home Hill Winery (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Hobart Aquatic Centre (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Wooden Boat Centre (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Moorilla Estate (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • The Agrarian Kitchen Cooking School & Farm (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Coal Valley Vineyard (17 mi / 27.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Margate

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Margate is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Nelson Lookout (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Mt. Wellington (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Peter Murrell Nature Reserve (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Snug Falls (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Pelverata Falls (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Margate

The nearest airport is in Hobart, TAS (HBA-Hobart Intl.), located 18.2 mi (29.2 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Margate?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 307 vacation rentals near Margate. From 131 Houses to 97 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 Margate for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Inverawe Native Gardens: 430 vacation rentals
  • Salamanca Place: 426 vacation rentals
  • St. Joseph's Catholic Church: 424 vacation rentals
  • Forest & Heritage Centre: 116 vacation rentals
  • 146 ArtSpace: 426 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 131 Houses in Margate. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Margate include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 97 rentals available
  • Villas: 6 rentals available
  • Cabins: 32 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 Margate?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Margate. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.