Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Cook getaway

Experience the unique character of Cook with a stay in a vacation home rental. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.EPIC and Telstra Tower are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Cook

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Cook has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • National Zoo and Aquarium (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • CSIRO Discovery Centre (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Canberra and Region Visitors Centre (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Kamberra Function Centre (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Cockington Green (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Mount Majura Vineyard (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cook

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Cook is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • EPIC (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Australian National Botanic Gardens (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • National Arboretum Canberra (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Weston Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Lake Burley Griffin (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • City Hill (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)

Transportation options to and around Cook

The nearest airport is in Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.), located 7.7 mi (12.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Cook?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 79 vacation rentals near Cook. From 20 Houses to 40 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Cook for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Cook?

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

  • Studios: 40 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 38 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Cook?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 25 vacation rentals with pool available in Cook. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.