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The Sebel Canberra Civic
4.5 out of 5
197 LONDON CIRCUIT, Canberra, ACT
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $85 per night
0.24 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (234 reviews)

"Lovely front desk staff, very friendly and willing to help. Rooms were clean and reasonably modern. Great location."…"

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

The Sebel Canberra Civic
Madison Capital Executive Apartments
3.5 out of 5
108 Northbourne Ave, Braddon, ACT
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The price is $72 per night
0.73 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (1,350 reviews)

"Had a good time, everything perfect and very good service"…"

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2020

Madison Capital Executive Apartments
Mantra on Northbourne
4.5 out of 5
84 Northbourne Avenue, Braddon, ACT
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The price is $88 per night
0.49 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (996 reviews)

"Close to some awesome food options and public transport"…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

Mantra on Northbourne

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Hotel Kurrajong Canberra
4.5 out of 5
8 National Circuit, Barton, ACT
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The price is $82 per night
1.87 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (983 reviews)

"A quiet, clean and very comfortable accomodation. The room temp was perfect for the Wintery conditions and our dine in dinner was excellent."…"

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

Hotel Kurrajong Canberra
Vibe Hotel Canberra
4.5 out of 5
1 Rogan St, Canberra Airport, ACT
Free Cancellation
The price is $82 per night
3.92 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (992 reviews)

"Note: only two floors open due to covid-19 so management has turned off foxtel. So if you want to watch your Sports on foxtel you will not be able to access it. The staff did give me internet access to watch on my own computer. Also the breakfast buffet is not available and only el a carte. A tad ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2020

Vibe Hotel Canberra
Novotel Canberra
4.5 out of 5
65 Northbourne Avenue, Canberra, ACT
Free Cancellation
The price is $84 per night
0.25 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (991 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 Mar 24, 2020

Novotel Canberra
Forrest Hotel and Apartments
3.5 out of 5
30 National Circuit, Forrest, ACT
The price is $59 per night
2.36 mi from city center
3.9/5Good! (984 reviews)

"Great location, good for a short stay. Staff were very friendly"…"

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2020

Forrest Hotel and Apartments
Mercure Canberra
3.5 out of 5
39 Limestone Avenue, Braddon, ACT
Free Cancellation
The price is $73 per night
0.94 mi from city center
3.9/5Good! (983 reviews)

"Cosy and warm hotel with lovely staff. In desperate need for some nicer vintage furniture or perhaps new carpet or curtains."…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

Mercure Canberra
Quest Canberra
4 out of 5
Melbourne Building 28 West Row, Canberra, ACT
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $59 per night
0.14 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (319 reviews)

"I only stayed one night but the location is fantastic and my studio room had a kitchenette and was immaculately clean. WiFi was excellent and my only complaint is the TV had no Foxtel."…"

Reviewed on May 25, 2020

Quest Canberra
Quest Canberra City Walk
3.5 out of 5
240 City Walk, Canberra, ACT
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The price is $79 per night
0.28 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (274 reviews)

"Loved its location and being so close to shops and eateries. Was immaculately services and very clean. Only negative was the security, you could go anywhere without security access. People could walk in off the street and go straight to your floor or car park."…"

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2020

Quest Canberra City Walk
Pacific Suites Canberra
4.5 out of 5
100 Northbourne Avenue, Braddon, ACT
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The price is $101 per night
0.66 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (2,438 reviews)

"great location close to lot of restaurants and coffee shops ... walking distance to all shops ..... friendly and professional staffs"…"

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Pacific Suites Canberra
Deco Hotel
4 out of 5
214 Northbourne Avenue, Braddon, ACT
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $80 per night
1.24 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (508 reviews)

"Really nice and spacious 2 bedroom apartment. Staff was super friendly however the wifi wouldn't connect in the room and asked reception on day 1 of our stay but it was not fixed."…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

Deco Hotel
Burbury Hotel & Apartments
4 out of 5
1 Burbury Close, Canberra, Barton, ACT
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $99 per night
2.17 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (985 reviews)

"Lovely spacious apartment, excellent location, nice and quiet. Very handy to Manuka shops and restaurants."…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Burbury Hotel & Apartments
Little National Hotel
4 out of 5
21 National Circuit, Barton, ACT
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The price is $88 per night
2.13 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (990 reviews)

"We had a wonderful stay here during winter. The rooms are so comfy and the hotel spaces are beautifully designed. Underground parking was a bonus, too! Will definitely stay again."…"

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2020

Little National Hotel
Hyatt Hotel Canberra - a Park Hyatt
5 out of 5
Commonwealth Avenue, Yarralumla, ACT
Free Cancellation
The price is $163 per night
1.28 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (990 reviews)

"Stayed for 2 nights and we had a fantastic time, highly recommend"…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Hyatt Hotel Canberra - a Park Hyatt
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Where to stay in Canberra

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Visiting Canberra

Families will find kid-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 National Museum of Australia, Australian National Botanic Gardens, and Australian War Memorial.

  • There are 186 hotels and other accommodations in Canberra
  • The closest major airport is in Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.), 4 mi (6.4 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying 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 Australian Institute of Sport. Families come for attractions such as National Zoo and Aquarium, Cockington Green, and Canberra and Region Visitors Centre. The city is notable for landmarks like Australian War Memorial, Old Parliament House, and Telstra Tower.

In Canberra, you'll be able to select from 186 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have a variety of choices for a perfect holiday retreat. These are top ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Jamala Wildlife Lodge - With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi. Expedia travelers love its spacious and comfortable rooms.
  • Deco Hotel - Our customers like the convenient parking and helpful staff at this hotel. This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, free WiFi, and a bar.
  • Avenue Hotel Canberra - This 5-star hotel in Canberra City Centre features a restaurant, free WiFi, and a fitness center. Expedia customers like its bar and overall value.

Other favorite sights in Canberra include Australian National Botanic Gardens, Parliament House, and Canberra Stadium.

Getting Around Canberra

To see more of the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Kingston Canberra Station or Queanbeyan Railway Station. Canberra may not have many public transportation choices so consider renting a car to explore more.

Dressing for Canberra

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 82°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 49°F
  • From April to June, the average is 70°F during the day and 34°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 63°F during the day and 34°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 79°F as the daytime average and 42°F as the nighttime average
  • Canberra gets about 22.80 inches of rain per year
  • January and February are usually the hottest months averaging 80°F, while July and June are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 35°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Canberra?
Deco Hotel is a favorite with Expedia customers. This 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Traveler reviews also recommend Adina Serviced Apartments Canberra Dickson and Grand Manor Motor Inn - Queanbeyan as top options for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Canberra, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel room reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your check-in date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to get the best options available in Canberra.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Canberra?
For more details about changing or cancelling your trip to Canberra, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Canberra?
Based on reviews, ibis Styles Canberra Eaglehawk is a popular resort for our travelers who want a more economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include Statesman Hotel and Crest Motor Inn.
What's the best accommodation in Capital Hill?
In this neighborhood, you’ll find 12 places to stay. Hyatt Hotel Canberra - a Park Hyatt is a favorite with our customers staying in Capital Hill. This 5-star hotel offers a restaurant and an indoor pool. It is located a short 8-minute walk from Old Parliament House. Travelers also recommend Hotel Realm and Little National Hotel as top options in the area.
What's the best accommodation for a family vacation in Canberra?
Pacific Suites Canberra is a top 4.5-star aparthotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and in-room kitchens. Ibis Styles Canberra is another good option for your kid-friendly vacation. Attractions like National Zoo and Aquarium and Questacon (National Science and Technology Centre) are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best hotel for a romantic vacation to Canberra?
Hotel Realm is a favorite 4.5-star hotel for couples, and features in-room massages and a full-service spa. Other good options for your romantic getaway include Ovolo Nishi and Peppers Gallery Hotel.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Canberra?
Leagues Motel is a top property for people traveling with their pets, and offers free WiFi for its human guests. Other good options for you and your pet’s trip include Abode Gungahlin and The Evergreen B&B.
What's the best place to stay close to Manuka Oval?
Adjacent to Manuka Oval, Manuka Park Apartments is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4-star apartment offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi. Other good choices within a short distance include Rydges Capital Hill and Forrest Hotel and Apartments.
What about the best place to stay near Australian National University?
One of the top choices for your stay is Crowne Plaza Canberra, located a short 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Australian National University, and this 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Novotel Canberra and Capital Executive Apartment Hotel are two other good choices in the immediate area.
What's the best high-end place to stay in Canberra?
Hotel Kurrajong Canberra is a 4.5-star hotel with a restaurant and a terrace, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for an elegant place to stay. Burbury Hotel & Apartments and Little National Hotel Canberra are other upscale choices for your vacation.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in Canberra?
Ovolo Nishi is a favorite 5-star hotel with Expedia travelers looking for a stylish accommodation, featuring a restaurant and a bar. Apartments By Nagee Canberra Formerly Nagee Prest and Little National Hotel Canberra are other choices for a boutique stay.

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