Destination guide

Historic West Launceston will entice you

Enjoy the history and other features of West Launceston. This welcoming city is known for its restaurants, shopping and parks. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in West Launceston

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that West Launceston has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Penny Royal Adventures (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Sharmans Wines (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Jinglers Creek Vineyard (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Josef Chromy Wines (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Velo Winery (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Tasmania Zoo (8.1 mi / 13 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of West Launceston

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, West Launceston is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cataract Gorge (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Royal Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • City Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Saint Leonards Recreational Reserve (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around West Launceston

The nearest airport is in Launceston, TAS (LST), located 7.5 mi (12.1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around West Launceston, TAS, AU?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 177 vacation rentals near West Launceston. From 99 house rentals to 37 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near West Launceston are on Vrbo.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to West Launceston?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in West Launceston. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cataract Gorge: 210 vacation rentals
  • Penny Royal World: 210 vacation rentals
  • 1842 Gallery: 210 vacation rentals
  • Franklin House: 204 vacation rentals
  • Stoney Rise Vineyard: 239 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around West Launceston listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in West Launceston?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 99 Houses in West Launceston. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in West Launceston include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 37 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 18 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in West Launceston?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in West Launceston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.