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Holidays in Townsville

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Townsville Vacation: Coronavirus Information

Most Townsville hotels offer free cancellation. Consider booking refundable hotels rather than non-refundable ones. Just look for the ‘free cancellation’ message during your hotel search. Prices can vary, but right now we believe that flexibility matters.

For more information about the impact of COVID-19 on your Townsville trip, please visit our Coronavirus Information page.

Top Townsville Flight & Hotel Packages

Townsville Southbank Apartments
Rydges Southbank Townsville
Aquarius on the Beach
Madison Ocean Breeze
Direct Hotels – Islington at Central
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2021 Townsville holiday deals

Aquarius on the Beach
Hotel Grand Chancellor Townsville
The Ville Resort - Casino
True North Bed & Breakfast
Oskars Rainforest Retreat
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Top hotels in Townsville

The Ville Resort - Casino
The Ville Resort - Casino
4.5 out of 5
Sir Leslie Thiess Drive, Townsville, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$171 per night from 25 Oct. to 26 Oct.
4.3/5Excellent! (949 reviews)

"The Ville was great, wonderful staff and beautiful rooms., the Quarterdeck was also a wonderful restaurant"…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct. 2020

The Ville Resort - Casino
Madison Plaza Townsville
Madison Plaza Townsville
4 out of 5
409 Flinders St., Corner Of Stanley And Flinders St., Townsville, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$82 per night from 2 Nov. to 3 Nov.
3.9/5Good! (955 reviews)

"The staff is friendly but the elevator is old and have strong shaking when stop"…"

Reviewed on 17 Sep. 2020

Madison Plaza Townsville
Oaks Townsville Gateway Suites
Oaks Townsville Gateway Suites
4.5 out of 5
2 Dibbs Street, South Townsville, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$134 per night from 23 Oct. to 24 Oct.
4.4/5Excellent! (907 reviews)

"Awesome place to stay. As always staff are great and rooms are clean"…"

Reviewed on 21 Sep. 2020

Oaks Townsville Gateway Suites
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Top activities in Townsville

SeaLink Magnetic Island Ferry return trip from Townsville
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SeaLink Magnetic Island Ferry return trip from Townsville

AU$34
Per adult
98% of travellers recommend
Lunchtime Sailing Cruise around Magnetic Island
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Lunchtime Sailing Cruise around Magnetic Island

AU$179
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend
Sip & Sail Sunset Cruise
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Sip & Sail Sunset Cruise

AU$109
Per adult

Townsville Beach Holiday

There's nothing like a Townsville holiday to add a little spring in your step. The soothing sound of rolling surf and the smell of fresh ocean air will refresh your mind and body. To be near the city centre on your trip to Townsville, base yourself around Horseshoe Bay Beach (10 miles (16 km) away). If you plan to stick around a while, look into our Townsville holiday packages. Not only can you save cash, you'll also have other stunning beaches around you to explore, like Strand Park and Little Pioneer Bay Beach.

Things You Should Know About Townsville

  • Reserve a room in one of our Townsville beach hotels to appreciate this destination at its very best. Wander along the shore and be amazed by the stunning sunrises right outside your front door.
  • Townsville also has a good selection of apartments. Oaks Gateway Suites and Quest Townsville on Eyre are a hit with travellers and are worth checking out.
  • Be sure to visit our Townsville things to do page for some itinerary planning inspiration. With a population of roughly 196,200 in Townsville, we're sure there'll be a few locals who'll be pleased to give you some extra advice!
  • Magnetic Island Ferry Terminal, Horseshoe Bay Beach and Magnetic Island National Park are some popular attractions that should be on your travel schedule. With our Townsville holiday deals, you'll have more money in your back pocket to explore.

Frequently asked questions

What is the best way to save money on my Townsville holiday?
Townsville holiday packages on Expedia are one of the best ways to save money, time and hassle. Book your trip now and save up to $583 — it’s that simple! Our database has more than 550 partner airlines and 1,000,000 properties across the globe. With such a terrific range to choose from, you’ll have no problem putting together your perfect getaway. Not sure about your booking? You won’t need to pay a fee for cancelling if you amend almost any reservation.
Which airports can I fly into for a Townsville holiday?
With 1,032 flights per month, Townsville, QLD Airport (TSV) most likely will be where you arrive for your trip to Townsville. It’s the only major airport in the city.
What are the most popular types of hotels for a trip to Townsville?
With such a range of top-rated apartments and private holiday homes to choose from, travellers to Townsville aren’t short on choice. They’re two of the most popular options. If none of those jump out at you, perhaps you’ll find something more suitable in our motels and hotels.
What does a holiday booking with Expedia include?
With our Townsville packages, you can pick up discounts on almost everything. There are the usual things, such as flights and hotels, but why not book a reliable rental car to cruise around in as well? And, if you like the idea of having your tours organised before you set off, we have those too. Choose a combination or any one of these as a stand-alone. Chart your own course!
What are the best things to do in Townsville?
Holidays provide plenty of opportunity for rest and relaxation. They’re also an ideal time to try out new things. Townsville is perfect for both. There are many things to do here, including:For more options, check out our Townsville things to do page.