Destination guide

The friendly city of Palmerston awaits you

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Palmerston. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travelers with its restaurants and shopping. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Palmerston

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Palmerston 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:

  • Flight Path Golf & Outdoor Recreation (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Crocodylus Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Indo Pacific Marine (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Darwin Crocodile Farm (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Crocosaurus Cove (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Aquascene (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Palmerston

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Palmerston is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Holmes Jungle Nature Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Charles Darwin National Park (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Leanyer Recreation Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Darwin Waterfront (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Wave Lagoon (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Darwin Crocodile Farm (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)

Transportation options to and around Palmerston

The nearest airport is in Darwin, NT (DRW-Darwin Intl.), located 8.8 mi (14.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Palmerston?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 62 vacation rentals near Palmerston. From 11 Houses to 40 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 Palmerston for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Palmerston?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 11 Houses in Palmerston. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Palmerston include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 40 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 5 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 Palmerston?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 38 vacation rentals with pool available in Palmerston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.