Destination guide

Friendly Gungahlin will entice you

Learn about the unique charm of Gungahlin with a stay in a private vacation home. Travelers like the shopping, restaurants and bars in this walkable and welcoming city. EPIC and Canberra Stadium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Gungahlin

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Gungahlin a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • National Zoo and Aquarium (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Mount Majura Vineyard (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Kamberra Function Centre (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Cockington Green (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • CSIRO Discovery Centre (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Canberra and Region Visitors Centre (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gungahlin

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Gungahlin is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • EPIC (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Australian National Botanic Gardens (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Mount Majura (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Mount Ainslie (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Tulip Top Gardens (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Glebe Park (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Gungahlin

Fly into Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.), the closest airport, located 8.2 mi (13.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Gungahlin?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 73 vacation rentals near Gungahlin. From 20 Houses to 36 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 Gungahlin for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Canberra Centre: 106 vacation rentals
  • Australian Defence Force Academy: 104 vacation rentals
  • Royal Canberra Golf Club: 104 vacation rentals
  • Australian Vietnam Forces National Memorial: 105 vacation rentals
  • Australian-American War Memorial: 104 vacation rentals

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

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 36 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 8 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 Gungahlin?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 24 vacation rentals with pool available in Gungahlin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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