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Best Canberra Hotel Deals

Pavilion on Northbourne AU$92
Pavilion on Northbourne

Pavilion on Northbourne

242 Northbourne Avenue, Dickson
     
    4.5 out of 5.0

    Situated in the historical district, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Canberra Museum and Gallery, EPIC, and Australian War Memorial. Canberra Stadium and Australian National Botanic Gardens are also within 3 mi (5 km).

    Novotel Canberra AU$114
    Novotel Canberra

    Novotel Canberra

    65 Northbourne Avenue, Canberra
       
      4.5 out of 5.0

      Located in Canberra City Centre, this luxury hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of City Hill, National Museum of Australia, and Australian War Memorial. Old Parliament House and Australian National Botanic Gardens are also within 3 mi (5 km).

      ibis Styles Canberra AU$76
      ibis Styles Canberra

      ibis Styles Canberra

      203 Goyder Street, Narrabundah
         
        3.0 out of 5.0

        Situated in Narrabundah, this golf hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Manuka Shopping Centre, Kingston Shopping Centre, and Manuka Oval. Lake Burley Griffin is 2.1 mi (3.3 km) away.

        Mantra MacArthur Hotel AU$108
        Mantra MacArthur Hotel

        Mantra MacArthur Hotel

        219 Northbourne Avenue, Turner
           
          4.0 out of 5.0

          Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of City Hill, EPIC, and Australian War Memorial. Canberra Stadium and National Museum of Australia are also within 3 mi (5 km).

          Top Budget Canberra Hotel Deals

          ibis budget Canberra AU$66
          ibis budget Canberra

          ibis budget Canberra

          15 Tay Street, Watson
             
            2.5 out of 5.0

            Situated in Watson, this hotel is 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from EPIC and within 6 mi (10 km) of Australian War Memorial and Mount Majura Vineyard. Canberra Centre and Canberra Museum and Gallery are also within 6 mi (10 km).

            Crest Motor Inn AU$86
            Crest Motor Inn

            Crest Motor Inn

            60 Crawford Street, Queanbeyan
               
              2.5 out of 5.0

              Situated in Queanbeyan, this motel is 1.7 mi (2.8 km) from Superkarts Go Karts and within 6 mi (10 km) of Lake Burley Griffin and Kingston Shopping Centre. Manuka Shopping Centre and Manuka Oval are also within 6 mi (10 km).

              ibis Styles Canberra Eaglehawk AU$82
              ibis Styles Canberra Eaglehawk

              ibis Styles Canberra Eaglehawk

              1222 Federal Highway Service Road, Sutton
                 
                4.0 out of 5.0

                Situated near the airport, this resort is 2.5 mi (4 km) from Mount Majura Vineyard and within 6 mi (10 km) of EPIC and Tulip Top Gardens. Mount Majura and Canberra Museum and Gallery are also within 9 mi (15 km).

                ANU - University House Hotel AU$94
                ANU - University House Hotel

                ANU - University House Hotel

                1 Balmain Crescent, Acton
                   
                  3.5 out of 5.0

                  Located in the heart of Acton, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of National Film & Sound Archive and National Museum of Australia. Australian National Botanic Gardens and Old Parliament House are also within 3 mi (5 km).

                  Top Luxury Canberra Hotel Deals

                  Avenue Hotel Canberra AU$130
                  Avenue Hotel Canberra

                  Avenue Hotel Canberra

                  80 Northbourne Avenue, Braddon
                     
                    5.0 out of 5.0

                    Located in Canberra City Centre, this luxury hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Canberra Museum and Gallery, Australian War Memorial, and National Museum of Australia. Questacon and Australian National Botanic Gardens are also within 3 mi (5 km).

                    Hyatt Hotel Canberra - a Park Hyatt AU$225
                    Hyatt Hotel Canberra - a Park Hyatt

                    Hyatt Hotel Canberra - a Park Hyatt

                    Commonwealth Avenue, Yarralumla
                       
                      5.0 out of 5.0

                      Located in Capital Hill, this family-friendly Yarralumla hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Albert Hall and Old Parliament House. National Gallery of Australia and National Museum of Australia are also within 3 mi (5 km).

                      Hotel Kurrajong Canberra AU$115
                      Hotel Kurrajong Canberra

                      Hotel Kurrajong Canberra

                      8 National Circuit, Barton
                         
                        4.5 out of 5.0

                        Located in Capital Hill, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of National Archives of Australia, Old Parliament House, and National Gallery of Australia. Australian War Memorial and National Museum of Australia are also within 3 mi (5 km).

                        East Hotel AU$180
                        East Hotel

                        East Hotel

                        69 Canberra Avenue, Griffith
                           
                          4.5 out of 5.0

                          This family-friendly Griffith apartment building is located in the historical district, within a 10-minute walk of Manuka Oval, Kingston Shopping Centre, and Manuka Shopping Centre. Old Parliament House and National Gallery of Australia are also within 2 mi (3 km).

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                          Accommodation In Canberra

                          Wit, that’s not right. Canberra is not a native bird with a hankering for gumdrops, and it’s certainly nothing to laugh at. This is the capital of Australia we’re talking about! And when you’re visiting the epicenter of government, some respect must be shown.

                          Whether you’re speeding down Mount Stromlo on a 21-speed mountain bike or exploring the ever-evolving food scene, you’re bound to leave Canberra with plans to return. This city is no slouch when it comes to entertaining even the most discerning of travellers. And we can see that’s exactly what you are.

                          So listen up. It’s time to book yourself Canberra accommodation and prepare to whoop it up in the Bush Capital. Yes, that’s right—in addition to being a hub for culture and politics, Canberra is surrounded by enough natural reserves and forestry to earn itself the title of Bush Capital. So how should you divide your time in this diverse destination? Don’t stop reading now—we’re about to dive in!

                          Captivating Canberra

                          There’s more that you can do in the capital city than things that you can’t. We’d say Canberra is aptly named, wouldn’t you? Eat, drink and be merry in this southern destination. Of course, you’ll have to remain somewhat dignified, seeing as how the center of the nation’s government is here. Because it’s a political hub, Canberra is home to:

                          • The Parliament of Australia: This is where the magic happens. Or at least where decisions are slowly made. You can tour Parliament building, built in 1988, and view historic documents during your trip.
                          • Museum of Australian Democracy: From 1927 to 1988, this building was the House of Parliament; today, the museum within its walls holds heaps of treasures. Tour the rooms once used to form Australian democracy, and see the chairs once sat in by important members of government.
                          • Australian War Memorial: You can pay homage to current and past members of the armed forces at the national memorial. Exhibitions, outdoor memorials and an aircraft hall are all open to the public.

                          Once you’ve sufficiently satiated your appetite for history (mmmm, it goes down like vegemite toast), it’s time to play outside. You’ve saved big on Canberra holiday packages with Wotif, so how about doing a cartwheel in Commonwealth Park? Near some of the best Canberra hotels you’ll find opportunities to bike, hike, and frolic outdoors. Yes, frolic.

                          • Centenary Trail: This 145km loop trail is perfect for joggers, photographers and cyclists. You’ll weave through secluded rural terrain and more populated regions. To walk the entire thing would take seven days, but you can certainly tackle the stretch in the nation’s capital and then retire to accommodation in Canberra to recharge.
                          • Canberra Air Space: In March, the Canberra Balloon Festival lights up the sky with bright nylon airships. If you want to get a bird’s-eye view of city landmarks any month of the year, embarking on a hot air balloon ride is the perfect way to do it. Barf bags optional.
                          • Lake Burley Griffin: Get your feet wet (no, really) when you visit Lake Burley Griffin. Swimming, kayaking and rowing are all on the activity menu.

                          What, you thought you would go straight from your outdoor excursion to a Sunshine Coast accommodation? Pshhh, you need to stop off for a beer and a bite or you’re not enjoying Canberra to the fullest.

                          • Dining: Locally sourced produce and innovative recipes collide in Canberra, and your taste buds get to reap the benefits. As for your waistline, well…you can always buy bigger pants. Sink your teeth into divine dishes in award-winning North Quarter restaurants, or explore the world of hip eateries outside the CBD. Central American food, Italian cuisine and cosmopolitan coffee bars are at your fingertips—literally!
                          • Drinking: So you have a taste for fine wine? You’re in luck! You can get tipsy with your pinky in the air (like a classy person) at Eden Road Wines or Helm Wines. If you’re after hops, grab a stool at a local brewery and order a cold one. Baldwin Distilling Company, Tortured Gum Brewery and others are waiting with open arms.

                          Take Time to Relax

                          All right, so we’ve sold you on a holiday, have we? Excuse us while we pat ourselves on the back…while we’re doing that, you can use this time to consider the best places to stay in Canberra. From high-rise, upscale accommodation to hotels near the top attractions, there is a place for you to lay your head in just about any of the city’s 18 districts. Here are a few of the neighbourhoods you might want to check in to:

                          Canberra Central

                          This is where the action is. If you’re wondering what’s on, the answer is: One of everything. Divided into the Inner North and Inner South regions, the District of Canberra Central is close to the best attractions and monuments. The National Gallery, Telstra Tower and Albert Hall are all within its bounds. What’s more, you’ll also find Lake Burley Griffin within grasp. In short, hotels in Canberra Central are always a good bet.

                          If you’re looking for Canberra hotel deals away from the fray, consider booking a place in Gold Creek Village, where galleries and boutiques beckon you to slow down for a bit. If you stay in this northern neighbourhood, you’re also within a short distance of places such as the Canberra Reptile Zoo and Cockington Green Gardens. A little birdie told us you should visit the Canberra Walk-In Aviary in this part of the city, and we say you should go for it.

                          So you want the chance to a bit off the grid? If you’re angling for more fresh air than modern amenities, stay in the Molonglo Valley. The newest region of the city, this district also offers prime access to the region’s natural beauty. Expect mountain views, bike paths and the Stromlo Forest Park in your backyard. Plus, you’re only 10km from the centre of town—so a cuppa or shopping excursion is never too far away. You are on holiday, after all. A retail splurge or two wouldn’t kill you.

                          So that settles it! An adventure in Canberra awaits, and you’re ready to take the plunge. Go ahead, book your hotels and activities with Wotif today. Sorry, you can’t bring home a koala from the Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve, but you can gulp down a few glasses of wine and have yourself a jolly good time bounding through the CBD like a kangaroo. So you’ll still have a holiday to remember.

                          Need insider tips on must-see attractions in Canberra? Check out our Canberra travel guide!

                          How Much is a Hotel Room in Canberra?

                          Hotels in Canberra start at AU$66 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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