Discover a selection of 338 vacation rentals in Freshwater 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 private pools. Prices start at $107 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Freshwater. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Freshwater getaway

Experience the unique character of Freshwater with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city has something for everyone. Mount Whitfield Conservation Park and Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Freshwater

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Freshwater a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Skyway Rainforest Cableway (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Cairns Cable Ski (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Cairns Aquarium (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Esplanade Lagoon (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Freshwater

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Freshwater is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Whitfield Conservation Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Flecker Botanic Gardens (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Red Arrow Walk (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Cattana Wetlands (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Barron Gorge National Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Freshwater

The nearest airport is in Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.), located 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Freshwater Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Freshwater?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 338 vacation rentals around Freshwater. From 118 house rentals to 205 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.