Though Sydney and its iconic Opera House may be the place many people automatically envisage after any mention of Australia, Canberra is in fact the country's capital. Canberra predominantly acts as Australia's political and financial hub, and also possesses its own share of charm.
Art lovers will enjoy browsing the annexes of the National Gallery of Australia where works from contemporary Australian artists, in addition to indigenous aborigines, are on display. Admire the sprawling structure of the Australian parliament building and enjoy a peaceful afternoon wandering past the fountains at Lake Burley Griffin Park.
Stay in central Canberra near the Civic Square or Acton to be placed in the heart of the action with good transport links and plentiful dining choices nearby.
Spring and fall are the best times to visit Canberra, where the temperatures are warm but not as hot as during the summer. Remember that Australia sees opposite seasons to the northern hemisphere and so fall runs from February to May, and spring runs from September to November.
Browse accommodations from all your favorite providers including Airbnb, Agoda, Priceline and others at AllTheRooms.com. Canberra has 826 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, extravagant travelers and everything in between. An average rental in Canberra costs on average $138 a night.
If you would like to stay connected during your vacation, then you can choose from over 209 accommodations in Canberra that have WiFi. We have 54 accommodations that come with breakfast included. Fitness fanatics can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 129 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you are driving to Canberra, you'll want to pick from 210 places to stay that provide parking. 109 places to stay have a a pool or jacuzzi
Those traveling with a cat, dog or some other animal can stay in one of 5 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
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