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10 Best Hotels in Canberra

Pavilion on Northbourne
4.5 out of 5
242 Northbourne Avenue, Dickson, ACT
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
NZ$134
per night
8 Apr. - 9 Apr.
2.51 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (3,505 reviews)

"We liked the location and the atrium had a pretty cool atmosphere for relaxing with a cool beverage from the bar."…"

Reviewed on 25 Mar. 2020

Pavilion on Northbourne
Deco Hotel
4 out of 5
214 Northbourne Avenue, Braddon, ACT
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
NZ$162
per night
8 Apr. - 9 Apr.
2 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (398 reviews)

"In first rate condition, very modern, close to the CBD"…"

Reviewed on 24 Mar. 2020

Deco Hotel
Novotel Canberra
4.5 out of 5
65 Northbourne Avenue, Canberra, ACT
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
NZ$158
per night
8 Apr. - 9 Apr.
0.4 km from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (2,661 reviews)

"The hotel is very well located and has most of the amenities that you expect. The staff were very helpful. The fridge in the room was very small and filled with mini bar items. This takes time to remove so our stuff can be put in the fridge. There is no ice draw in the fridge which meant we had to ..."…"

Reviewed on 24 Mar. 2020

Novotel Canberra
Hyatt Hotel Canberra - a Park Hyatt
5 out of 5
Commonwealth Avenue, Yarralumla, ACT
NZ$274
per night
7 Apr. - 8 Apr.
2.07 km from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,717 reviews)

"Location is excellent building is beautiful Seafood buffet excellent value and quality"…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar. 2020

Hyatt Hotel Canberra - a Park Hyatt
Madison Capital Executive Apartments
3.5 out of 5
108 Northbourne Ave, Braddon, ACT
NZ$90
per night
9 Apr. - 10 Apr.
1.17 km from city centre
3.5/5Good! (2,098 reviews)

"Was clean staff were helpful and friendly considering what's going on in the world at this time . Room was comfortable and good size. Would recommend it to anyone"…"

Reviewed on 4 Apr. 2020

Madison Capital Executive Apartments
Pacific Suites Canberra
4.5 out of 5
100 Northbourne Avenue, Braddon, ACT
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
NZ$153
per night
8 Apr. - 9 Apr.
1.06 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (2,379 reviews)

"So close to the light rail, buses and the shops. Close to most of the tourist sites"…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar. 2020

Pacific Suites Canberra
Forrest Hotel and Apartments
3.5 out of 5
30 National Circuit, Forrest, ACT
NZ$80
per night
9 Apr. - 10 Apr.
3.81 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (1,845 reviews)

"Good staff great service helped with any request great location"…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar. 2020

Forrest Hotel and Apartments
ibis Styles Canberra
3 out of 5
203 Goyder Street, Narrabundah, ACT
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
NZ$107
per night
7 Apr. - 8 Apr.
6.66 km from city centre
3.5/5Good! (2,070 reviews)

"Property that we stayed was ok, bad was no Air con in room and was really hot and Smokey at night. Facilities was ok as well as we expected room to be more of dishwashing liquid and rubbish bag couldnt find anywhere. Tv lagging. Parking safety not quite safe ... saw some young teen came around and ..."…"

Reviewed on 6 Jan. 2020

ibis Styles Canberra
Crowne Plaza Canberra
4 out of 5
1 Binara Street, Canberra, ACT
Free Cancellation
NZ$150
per night
12 Apr. - 13 Apr.
0.63 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (2,408 reviews)

"Staff are great. Location is great. Room was spotless. Bathroom is getting dated and needs an update."…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar. 2020

Crowne Plaza Canberra
Mercure Canberra
3.5 out of 5
39 Limestone Avenue, Braddon, ACT
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
NZ$126
per night
12 Apr. - 13 Apr.
1.52 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (1,758 reviews)

"Although an older property, it has character and was very comfortable. The Bistro was great for a meal at night. The breakfast buffet was large and delicious."…"

Reviewed on 7 Mar. 2020

Mercure Canberra
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Accommodation in Canberra

Democracy is in the air in Canberra, the capital city of Australia. This beautifully planned city is filled with national monuments, fascinating museums, and some of the smartest people in the entire country. Take a walk or ride a bike around Lake Burley Griffin in the heart of the city. Make sure to hit up the major civic attractions, like the National Museum of Australia, Australian War Memorial, National Library, and National Gallery of Australia.

If wanderlust strikes, head out of the city and explore the surrounding natural parks. For a little more civilization, drop into a local winery and enjoy some delicious whites that the region’s cool weather supports. Citizens of Canberra work hard during the day and play hard at night. You’ll find plenty of trendy bars, hole-in-the-wall pubs, and clubs to keep you dancing all night long.

Canberra Accommodation

Canberra offers accommodation for nearly every travel budget. For those who want to be treated like a visiting head of state, luxury hotels in Canberra can’t be beat. For a more reasonable family-friendly accommodation in Canberra, look for mid-range hotels as well as motels. Low-priced hotels offer modest rooms for cheap.

Getting to Canberra

Canberra International Airport receives flights from all major Australian cities. From the airport, wave down a taxi or rent a car to make it to your lodging. If you’re already in OZ, it’s a relatively easy drive from Sydney to Canberra (just 290 km). Within the city, you can take the public ACTION buses to get to your destination or splurge on a car hire in Canberra to arrive in style.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Canberra?
Deco Hotel is a favourite with Expedia customers. This 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Traveller reviews also recommend Vibe Hotel Canberra and Hyatt Hotel Canberra - a Park Hyatt as top options for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Canberra, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel room reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before the scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it may still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to review the best deals in Canberra.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Canberra?
Based on reviews, Statesman Hotel is a popular 3.5-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Another top option for your stay on the cheap is Vibe Hotel Canberra.
What's the best place to stay for a family holiday to Canberra?
Pacific Suites Canberra is a top 4.5-star aparthotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and in-room kitchens. Other good choices for your stay with the children include Quality Hotel Dickson and Crestview Tourist Park. Also, attractions such as National Zoo and Aquarium and Canberra and Region Visitors Centre are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best accommodation for a couple visiting Canberra?
Pacific Suites Canberra is a favourite 4.5-star aparthotel for couples, and features an outdoor pool and wedding services. Other good options for a stay with your sweetheart include Adina Serviced Apartments Canberra Dickson and Crowne Plaza Canberra.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Canberra?
Abode Narrabundah is a top aparthotel for people travelling with their pets, and offers a bar/lounge and laundry facilities for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet include Abode Gungahlin and The Evergreen B&B.
What's the best high-end place to stay in Canberra?
East Hotel is a 4.5-star aparthotel with 2 restaurants and 2 bars, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for a pampered stay. QT Canberra and Hyatt Hotel Canberra - a Park Hyatt are other upscale choices for your trip.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in Canberra?
QT Canberra is a favourite 4-star hotel with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features 2 bars and a restaurant. Ovolo Nishi and Peppers Gallery Hotel are two other options for a boutique stay.
What's it like staying in Canberra?
Families will find child-friendly activities in Canberra, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants, lakeside setting and fascinating museums. Tourists who journey to this welcoming city can discover its shopping, art and local tours. Top sights in the city include Canberra Centre, National Museum of Australia and Australian War Memorial. In Canberra, there are 248 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What should I see while I'm in Canberra?
The city is well known for its museums and art, and cultural venues include National Museum of Australia, National Gallery of Australia and Canberra Theatre Centre. Families come for attractions such as National Zoo and Aquarium, Canberra and Region Visitors Centre and Cockington Green. The city is notable for landmarks such as Australian War Memorial, Civic Square and Old Parliament House.
How can I get around Canberra?
To venture out into the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from Kingston Canberra Station or Queanbeyan Railway Station. Canberra may not have many public transport choices, so consider renting a car to explore more.
What's the weather like in Canberra?
The hottest months are usually January and February, with an average temperature of 26°C, while the coldest months are July and June, with an average of 2°C. Average annual rainfall for Canberra is 591.80 mm.

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