Top 7 Stayz Accommodations In Townsville, Australia - Updated 2024

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Townsville is a place for everyone - young or old, introvert or extrovert, and even those travelling in big or small groups. This is because, with all the various activities in this beautiful coastal city, people from all over the world come just to see Townsville. Some of the most popular places here are the Strand, the Northern Beaches, and the Castle Hill. If you’re looking for some fun under the sun, this could be the place for you. Don’t forget to pack your sunscreen, beach clothes, and have yourself a good time! Where to stay? Well, we’ve prepared for you a list of the best Stayz accommodations in Townsville, Australia.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 18, 2024.

1. Budget-friendly and simple house (from USD 75)

This three-bedroom house fit for a family of six will surely give you your money’s worth. Guests can enjoy a morning drive to Willows Shopping Centre, Cannon Park Entertainment and Dining Precinct, Reading Cinemas, and a lot more tourist attractions and sites which are just close by. This fully furnished house is complete with air condition, Wi-Fi, television, parking, a living room, and a fully equipped kitchen. Minimalist in colour and furniture, this aesthetic rental may be hard to beat! The simplicity of this house is beautiful and relaxing. While you’re at it, be sure to try chilling outdoor by the patio with a cup of coffee!

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42 reviews   Wifi Available
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen has everything you need, including the dishwasher
very comfortable
the three bedrooms all had nice comfortable beds and large built in robes
it was well equipped with the all things we might need
kitchen was well equipped
clean and fresh
neat and clean
clean with large backyard coverd patio
the house was very clean and presented extremely well
the house was clean,tidy and ready for our arrival
steve was an excellent host answering questions and helping when needed
the house met our expectations and went beyond
steve was very helpful as usual he is always good to deal with no problems
the back yard is huge and very secure it was nice sitting in the entertaining area (compleate with a bbq) watching the kids run and play
steve the owner was great and more then helpfull during our stay
ideally suited our needs for closeness to riverway stadium
it is close to doctors if required and the cinemas are close by
the house is close to parks and the river
close to willows shopping centre and river walks
everything we needed at a good price
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2. Spacious accommodation with three pools (from USD 145)

Those who love swimming and the waters will love this apartment! With not only one but three pools - guests can “just keep swimming”. For a maximum of five guests, this apartment has two bedrooms and one bathroom. It is also gated and complete with air condition and ceiling fans. Facilities also include television, Wi-Fi, parking, and a Weber barbeque grill and an air fryer. The best part? It is near everything! Guests can go to casinos, the town centre, restaurants, hotel and bars, the waterpark, and the beach which are just around the corner.

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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
Apartment 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
location, size , and amenities all perfect !
apartment clean , lots of nice touches, tea coffee access to extra linen if required
it had everything we needed to be quite comfortable for the duration of our stay
we stayed one night and we had eggs and bread and coffee all provided
we felt very comfortable at the property & had everything that we needed
very clean and neat
fran was lovely and kept in good contact
the flat was lovely, modern and clean with lots of space
very good accommodation, very clean and inviting, relaxed spacious rooms and outdoor living
the apartment was clean, tidy and ready for our stay
communication was good
in addition, the property manager was really easy to work with
pre arrival correspondence with the owners was really good and they were so helpful
great spot for our overnight stay between ferry and flight home, easy access to walk and cafes on the strand
we could walk to the strand, also easy walking distance to the entertainment centre
ideal location from lots of tourists attractions
apartment and location were great
excellent in every way we really enjoyed the accomodation
swam every day very central lovel apartment
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3. Capacious family home with a view (from USD 884)

If you’re looking forward to having a family reunion, this accommodation should fit the bill! This spacious family home is big enough to host around twelve guests with four bedrooms and three bathrooms. The best part? You don’t have to go far to enjoy Townsville! Take a look outside the window and be blown away with the beauty of Magnetic Island and Castle hill or enjoy a barbecue by the balcony and watch the best views of the city. With amenities like the living room, a fully equipped kitchen, a television, air condition, a hot tub, an elevator, parking, Wi-Fi, a patio, and a garden - you’ll have the place all to yourself.

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North Ward, QLD, AU
3 reviews  
Apartment 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
clean and roomy, accommodated our family of 9 perfectly
proximity to the strand was great and we were able to walk everywhere
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4. Private modern guest house for six (from USD 90)

This guest house is recommended for those who are looking for a more intimate and private getaway. This accommodation can sleep up to six guests and has three bedrooms for everyone to share in. Everything you need is here such as Wi-Fi, television, parking, air condition, a living room, and a kitchen with basic necessities. It even has a pet-friendly environment. Although you’re in for a vacation, nothing is better than a home cooked meal and this accommodation has a small barbeque by the garden! A major plus - convenience won’t be a problem as the hospital, mall and Townsville’s iconic Strand is just around the corner. It will only take you a five-minute walk!

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27 reviews   Wifi Available
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the accommodation was the same as the photos and description
large enough for family or two couples, comfy beds and would recommend
great place modern and comfortable
we had one minor problem with the remote control for the roller door
spacious set out throughout the house, a great size tv with nbn - netflix & youtube as well as another tv in the main room
the house is exactly as pictured, clean & modern
very clean and tidy 3 bed unit
very clean!!
very clean, comfortable,felt well looked after and great value for $
proper coat hangers and lots of them
owner is nice to deal with and very accommodating
the dishwasher is so handy as well as the washing machine
however all main arterial roads are easily accessed when going out touring
steve & even the cleaner, who was finishing up as we checked in early, were accommodating & very helpful
the owner promptly came & filled the gas bottle for the bbq without any complaint
well placed quiet location to explore townsville from
loved the layout of the bathroom area
a great outback area with bbq
it is a 15 min drive to any tourist attraction
there is no backyard to speak of
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5. Comfortable three-bedroom house (from USD 74)

Pictures don’t give justice to how modern, beautiful yet comfortable this place is. This newly renovated house can accommodate up to five guests and has three bedrooms. Although the guests are required to stay a minimum of two nights, the comfort and convenience of this accommodation might make you want to even extend your stay here. Some of its great features include a big living room for families to gather and spend time together watching television or just share stories. You can even save money by opting to cook yourself a meal in the large kitchen equipped with some basic kitchen amenities. For those who’d love to go out and explore, there are plenty of shops just a short distance away from the area. If not, there’s a patio for you to just relax.

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33 reviews   Wifi Available
House 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful view of castle hill
everything from kitchen to bathroom was modern and comfortable
kitchen well equipped with a decent size fridge
linen, including towels provided
the air conditioners worked beautifully in the heat
the property was clean and tidy
safe, secure, clean, quiet and extremely comfortable property
practical, clean & neat property
clean and modern
this property is clean and comfortable
helpful, polite and quick communication with steve
owner, steve, was only a phone call away & always prepared to answer questions and take care of any requests promptly
lovely house, very comfortable- will definitely book again next time we are in townsville!
the property was really good and well presented with coffee pods and some staples left by other guests
we had a late flight out of townsville and steve was kind enough to give us a late check out at no extra cost
super close to airport but not a problem noise wise
the location was perfect to get to where we needed to go
the house had everything we needed and is only a short drive to the shopping centre and the strand is only a 10 minute drive away
convinent, and quiet location
good location, no air traffic noise from airport
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6. Central cottage with Netflix (from USD 81)

A quirky little cottage fit for four guests is just right in front of you! This cottage is a fully-furnished modern home complete with two bedrooms, one bathroom, Wi-Fi, air condition, a television, parking, a heater, a garage, a kitchen with basic necessities, an outdoor grill, and a patio. Pets are even welcomed to stay here! The best part is that they offer free Netflix. So now you and your family/friends can binge watch movies and television series all night long. The hospital, major shopping centres, and the iconic Strand are very conveniently located as it is just a five-minute walk from the cottage.

Stayed at this property?
14 reviews   Wifi Available
House 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was also very close to all amenities
the beds were very comfortable and everything was very clean
clean little cottage
we absolutely enjoyed staying here, it was clean, comfortable, close to everywhere & had everything that we needed
very happy
we had a great time staying at the cottage! steve was really helpful when we had questions
nice property in a very good location
the cottage was in a great location
good central place to stay
great place very central
a nice little cottage that suited all our needs
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7. Peaceful house surrounded by gardens (from USD 98)

An ambience of serenity and peace awaits you in this house good for seven people. It is mostly surrounded by plants and flowers that make you feel at ease, comfortable and even “one with nature”. The place is always clean - making sure every guest feels at home and welcome in this lovely accommodation. The property features four bedrooms where the main bedroom has a king size bed, bedroom two and three with double beds, and the last room with a single bed and a study area. You’ll also get access to different facilities such as the private pool, air condition, parking, a living room, a kitchen with basic necessities, and a dining area for six. Be sure to take a walk by the park which is just nearby.

Stayed at this property?
35 reviews   Wifi Available
House 6 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 5
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was quiet and relaxing
so spacious with the park nearby, paths for scootering and feeding of turtles in the afternoon was a real special treat
the street is is situated on is quiet and friendly area
the name really suits the home
plenty of bird life at the door, turtles down on the river to feed
using their imagination to play made peaceful happy parents
great communication from our host michelle
everyone was very happy
michelle was a fantastic host who went out of her way to ensure we had everything we needed
i feel now that in some way i have given some negative things about the house but in no way would any of this deter us from coming again to townsville and renting this hose thank-you michelle and a...
very quiet location
the house is in a very nice location
great stay, enjoyed the wildlife and kids loved the pool
a visit to palmetum gardens was beautiful and easy for me being on a wheelie walker
house well provisioned
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Experience Townsville with us

The city of Townsville is definitely one of a kind! From the local attractions, culture, food, and people, every moment here should be treasured and talked about with your friends and family. You’ll definitely leave here feeling relaxed and longing to come back. Whether it is your first time here or not, there’s no better way of spending your vacation by booking one of the best Stayz accommodations in Townsville, Australia!

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