Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Prospect

Learn about the unique charm of Prospect with a stay in a private vacation home. This welcoming and relaxing city is known for its spas, bars and restaurants. 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 Prospect

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Prospect a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Penny Royal Adventures (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Sharmans Wines (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Jinglers Creek Vineyard (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Josef Chromy Wines (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Velo Winery (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Tasmania Zoo (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Prospect

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Prospect is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cataract Gorge (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Royal Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • City Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Saint Leonards Recreational Reserve (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Prospect

Fly into Launceston, TAS (LST), the closest airport, located 6.1 mi (9.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Prospect?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 168 vacation rentals near Prospect. From 98 Houses to 32 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 Prospect for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • 1842 Gallery: 210 vacation rentals
  • Franklin House: 204 vacation rentals
  • Stoney Rise Vineyard: 239 vacation rentals
  • Goaty Hill Wines: 108 vacation rentals
  • University of Tasmania Stadium: 210 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 98 Houses in Prospect. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Prospect include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 32 rentals available
  • Cabins: 19 rentals available
  • Cottages: 19 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Prospect?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Prospect. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.