Planning a trip to the great capital city of Canberra? Have a look at our fine selection of hotels in the Inner North for a pleasant stay in the suburbs. Many of the city’s oldest buildings can be found in the Inner North, creating an atmospheric feel. Within easy access of the heart of the city and the Canberra CBD, you can also get to the main sights and attractions with no hassle at all. There are plenty of places to eat and drink, and you’re sure to have a lovely time.
Things to do
Lake Burley Griffin is a major feature of the planned city and it is a great spot for the whole family to enjoy. Stroll or cycle along the waters’ edge, and have some watery fun with a cruise on the lake. Alternatively, if you are feeling active, you can take to the waters in a canoe, kayak, or paddle boat. For more outdoor fun, check out Namadgi National Park, Corin Forest, and Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve. Try some vino with a view when you sample the wineries, where you will be rewarded with spectacular scenery and also have the chance to sample some delicious local wines. For great views, visit Black Mountain Tower.
There are lots of things for kids to do, including the National Zoo and Aquarium, Mount Stromlo Observatory, the National Dinosaur Museum, and The National Science and Technology Centre, and you can also check out the kangaroos in the wild. There are museums galore, plenty of beautiful art, and a number of significant buildings throughout the city. When it comes to shopping, you have a diverse choice, from dazzling malls to lively markets and specialist boutiques, all within easy reach of the Inner North. Diverse nightlife and entertainment can be found on your doorstep, and the city hosts several fantastic festivals at different times of the year.
If you like to stay near to the action but far enough away to be able escape the hustle and bustle when it all gets a bit too much, the Inner North could be just the place for you. Take a peek at our terrific Inner North accommodation for a great stay. We also have an excellent selection of flights to Canberra from a variety of domestic airports, making planning your trip even easier!
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