Discover a selection of 287 vacation rentals in North Ward, QLD, AU that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and kitchens. Prices start at $62 per night, and condos and houses are popular options for a stay in North Ward. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

The beachside setting of North Ward is ready to explore

Enjoy the culture and other features of North Ward. Travelers to this walkable city praise the beaches, island views and parks. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around North Ward

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes North Ward a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • The Strand (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • ReefHQ Aquarium (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Magnetic Island Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Billabong Sanctuary (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Australian Institute of Marine Science (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in North Ward

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, January, December, February and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 88°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in North Ward

Travelers enjoy North Ward for its island views and seaside. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, North Ward is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Strand Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Queens Gardens (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • The Strand (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Jezzine Barracks (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Castle Hill (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Anderson Park Botanical Gardens (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around North Ward

The nearest airport is in Townsville, QLD (TSV), located 2.6 mi (4.1 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around North Ward, QLD, AU?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 287 vacation rentals around North Ward. From 138 condo and apartment rentals to 104 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a beachfront property in North Ward?

Don't just spend a morning at the beach. Wrangle your buddies and find a place on its doorstep! The soothing sound of waves and unbelievable ocean vistas? Yes please! There are 70 beachside rental homes to pick from. Of course, that might not be for everyone. Fortunately, Vrbo has a bunch more options, including:

  • 24 golf-front vacation rentals.
  • 18 shore-front vacation rentals.
  • 15 seaside vacation rentals.

Can I rent an apartment in North Ward?

Having space to spread out your things, cooking your own meals, lofty views — if any of this appeals to you, an apartment rental is an awesome option. You can take your pick from 266 different options on Vrbo. If you make your reservation quick, you could be spending as little as $38 a night. If that doesn't agree with your posse's style, we have a range of different property types to choose from, such as:

  • House: 149 vacation homes. Prices start from $55 per night.
  • Villa: 24 vacation homes. Prices start from $217 per night.
  • Cottage: 11 vacation homes. Prices start from $89 per night.

Can I stay in North Ward in a large group?

It can be hard finding the time to meet up with your family and close friends. A group vacation is the perfect way to get together. If you were planning to kick back under the same roof, Vrbo has options. At the moment, apartment vacation homes are the latest thing for large groups of visitors here, and we have 76 featured on our database. Around the area, rental properties that can house larger sized groups include:

  • If yours is a crew of 6, we have 138 vacation homes just right for that size. Book a night from just $55.
  • If you've got 5 in your crew, you'll be delighted to learn that there are 41 vacation homes perfect. Prices begin at just $46 per night.
  • Hunting down properties for rent catering to 8 people? You'll be glad to learn we have 34 that'll be ideal. You can secure one from just $82 a night.

You and your crew will be more than satisfied when you book your North Ward vacation with us!

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