Destination guide

Head to the charming city of George Town

Enjoy the wineries and other features of George Town. Well-liked for its spas, parks and restaurants, this city is both walkable and romantic. 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 George Town

Are you looking for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes George Town a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Iron Pot Bay Vineyard (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Holm Oak Vineyards (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Goaty Hill Wines (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Moores Hill (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Marion's Vineyard (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Winter Brook Vineyard (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in George Town

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, George Town is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Elizabeth Park (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Badgers Beach (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • Narawntapu National Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Bakers Beach (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Rabbit Island (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Hawley Beach Park (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around George Town

The nearest airport is in Devonport, TAS (DPO), located 21.1 mi (33.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Launceston, TAS (LST), which is 36.2 mi (58.2 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around George Town?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 27 vacation rentals near George Town. From 20 Houses to 4 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near George Town for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • George Town Watch House: 89 vacation rentals
  • Elizabeth Park: 89 vacation rentals
  • Bass & Flinders Centre: 89 vacation rentals
  • George Town Memorial Hall: 89 vacation rentals
  • George Town Sports Complex: 87 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around George Town 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 George Town?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 20 Houses in George Town. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in George Town include:

  • Cabins: 4 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 4 rentals available

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 18 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in George Town. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.