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Top Rated Hotels for your Townsville Vacation

Estimated price for 1 night/2 adults

Oaks Metropole Hotel
Oaks Metropole Hotel
4.5 out of 5.0 81 Palmer Street, South Townsville, QLD
Free Cancellation
5.0/5 (1 reviews)

Room was comfortable, staff was so helpful and friendly, loved the view from the balcony

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2018
Situated near the beach, this luxury apartment building is within a 15-minute walk of Maritime Museum of Townsville and Perc Tucker Regional Gallery. Museum ...
Seagulls Resort
Seagulls Resort
3.0 out of 5.0 74 The Esplanade, Belgian Gardens, QLD
4.7/5 (3 reviews)

Hotel was very nice and staff super friendly. Despite Location on the main highway once inside it felt very secluded and quiet. Dinner at the restaurant was delicious.

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2016
Situated on the boardwalk, this hotel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Jezzine Barracks and 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Magnetic Island Ferry Terminal. Army Museum North Queensland ...
Madison Plaza Townsville
Madison Plaza Townsville
4.0 out of 5.0 409 Flinders St., Corner Of Stanley And Flinders St., Townsville, QLD
Free Cancellation
4.5/5 (2 reviews)

Very quiet hotel and nice staff, located in the center business area.

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2018
Located in the heart of Townsville, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Catholic Diocese of Townsville, Castle Hill, and Townsville Entertainment & Convention ...
The Ville Resort - Casino
The Ville Resort - Casino
4.5 out of 5.0 Sir Leslie Thiess Drive, Townsville, QLD
Free Cancellation
4.5/5 (2 reviews)

Great remodeling job on the outside. I gave the hotel manager direct feedback upon check out. I told her what I liked, and what I thought they could improve upon. I believe there is still some renovation to be completed; therefore I will not list negative comments based on this one stay alone. I ...

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2018
Situated near the airport, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Magnetic Island Ferry Terminal, ReefHQ Aquarium, and Museum of Tropical Queensland. ...

Things To Do during your Townsville Vacation

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Townsville Vacation Package Deals

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Townsville Travel Guide

Where is Townsville?

Wondering just where Townsville sits on the map?

It's situated in Tropical North Queensland, 45 miles from Ayr.

It won't be hard to make some new buddies in this corner of Tropical North Queensland. It boasts a population of some 200,000 locals.

Places to Visit in Townsville

It's only a short journey to reach the summit of Castle Hill, where you can breathe in the fresh air and appreciate the beautiful views. Need some more options? Watch the amazing creatures swim around, try to identify them and learn all about how they live at ReefHQ Aquarium. It's an educational and fun place for visitors of all ages. But that's not all there is! Admire the array of flowers and enjoy a serene walk around the tree-lined paths of Queens Gardens.

Car Rentals in Townsville

Your escape begins with car rentals in Townsville. Whether you’d love to detour from the usual tourist trail or just want the convenience of having your own set of wheels, Orbitz holds the keys to your ride.

Flying into this destination by plane? Arrange to collect a car at the beginning of the trip at Townsville Airport. Budget is a reliable choice here. Firefly is also worth checking out.

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Where to stay in Townsville – Hotel Accommodation

With at least 61 hotels in Townsville, securing your perfect place to crash will be a piece of cake. We'll make the choice easy, so you'll be able to get going on your epic journey!

Looking for snazzy accommodations? You'll feel like royalty if you decide to crash at the Mariners North Holiday Apartments or the Townsville Southbank Apartments. Or, the Cascade Motel In Townsville (100 Bowen Road) and the Base Magnetic Island Hostel (1 Nelly Bay Road) are worthy choices if you're traveling on a budget.

Nearest Airports to Townsville

Townsville Airport (TSV) is the nearest terminal to Townsville. After you've passed through security, you'll be 3 miles from the center of town.

Popular Places to Visit Near Townsville

If you have seen the best of Townsville with time to spare, don't fret! Just 40 miles away is Brandon, and you definitely won't be bored here. The Ayr Golf Course should be a priority. The Burdekin Theatre and Nelsons Lagoon Park are also well worth your time. If this doesn't appeal, try Ingham. Just 60 miles away, this destination is home to other notable attractions like the Ingham Memorial Botanical Gardens, Rotary Park and Tyto Wetlands Visitor Centre. Spend the day here to visit them all!

No Cancellation Fees

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*Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.

* Prices reflect the lowest "base rate" found over the next 30 days. Rates are subject to change and may not include taxes and fees, hotel service charges, extra person charges, or incidentals, such as room service. All rates are displayed in USD unless otherwise noted. Converted rates are provided for your convenience. They are based on today's exchange rate, but the hotel will charge you in the local currency.