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10 Best Hotels in Watson

ibis budget Canberra
2.5 out of 5
15 Tay Street, Antill Street, Watson, ACT
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AU$82
per night
Feb 3 - Feb 4
3.6/5Good! (1,232 reviews)

"Compact but comfortable. TV needs to be adjustable to be able to watch it in bed."…"

Reviewed on 16 Jan. 2020

ibis budget Canberra
Red Cedars Motel
2.5 out of 5
Stirling Ave, Watson, ACT
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AU$118
per night
Feb 9 - Feb 10
3.9/5Good! (437 reviews)

"the staff were very friendly especially Duncan who was very helpful"…"

Reviewed on 17 Dec. 2019

Red Cedars Motel
Canberra Carotel Motel
2 out of 5
170 Aspinall St, Watson, ACT
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AU$153
per night
Jan 28 - Jan 29
3.8/5Good! (44 reviews)

"Good value for a large family (7 of us) Not far from most attractions in Canberra. Self contained kept the costs down and shops were not too far away. Good parking. Twin shower great when bathing little ones. Little bit cramped for 7 but you don't spend much time there anyway so not really a problem. ..."…"

Reviewed on 14 Oct. 2019

Canberra Carotel Motel
Pavilion on Northbourne
4.5 out of 5
242 Northbourne Avenue, Dickson, ACT
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AU$88
per night
Jan 26 - Jan 27
4.1/5Very Good! (3,318 reviews)

"Price was very reasonable and a great spot for drinks and food if you don't want to go out."…"

Reviewed on 22 Jan. 2020

Pavilion on Northbourne
Novotel Canberra
4.5 out of 5
65 Northbourne Avenue, Canberra, ACT
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AU$132
per night
Jan 27 - Jan 28
3.9/5Very Good! (2,608 reviews)

"The indoor pool and spa area is great. You can sit outside on the balcony and get some fresh air in this area too, which was nice because there are no opening windows in the rooms (maybe an old office building repurposed for a hotel??) rooms were ok-good for the price-just not very clean. We ate ..."…"

Reviewed on 21 Jan. 2020

Novotel Canberra
Crowne Plaza Canberra
4 out of 5
1 Binara Street, Canberra, ACT
Free Cancellation
AU$133
per night
Jan 31 - Feb 1
4.3/5Excellent! (2,357 reviews)

"Staff was extremely helpful and friendly. We really enjoyed our short stay."…"

Reviewed on 21 Jan. 2020

Crowne Plaza Canberra
ibis Styles Canberra
3 out of 5
203 Goyder Street, Narrabundah, ACT
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
AU$98
per night
Feb 1 - Feb 2
3.5/5Good! (2,041 reviews)

"Security for the hotel good but fridge didn't work and could not be fixed till well after the new year"…"

Reviewed on 4 Jan. 2020

ibis Styles Canberra
Deco Hotel
4 out of 5
214 Northbourne Avenue, Braddon, ACT
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AU$113
per night
Jan 27 - Jan 28
4.7/5Exceptional! (264 reviews)

"Attention to detail. One of the best htl I stayed."…"

Reviewed on 18 Jan. 2020

Deco Hotel
Mercure Canberra
3.5 out of 5
39 Limestone Avenue, Braddon, ACT
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
AU$116
per night
Jan 27 - Jan 28
4.1/5Very Good! (1,745 reviews)

"The Mercure were extremely accommodating during the Bushfire period and am very grateful. Accommodation was ideal for my family of 4 (including two young kids). I would stay again."…"

Reviewed on 10 Jan. 2020

Mercure Canberra
Forrest Hotel and Apartments
3.5 out of 5
30 National Circuit, Forrest, ACT
AU$83
per night
Jan 27 - Jan 28
4/5Very Good! (1,829 reviews)

"Property is located in a quiet area within walking distance of shops and restaurants."…"

Reviewed on 20 Jan. 2020

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Visiting Watson

Bargain hunters and families enjoy visiting Watson though all visitors are sure to find plenty to see and do. Tourists can also enjoy the city's coffeehouses, shopping, and local tours. Around the area, top sights include EPIC, Australian War Memorial, and Canberra Stadium.

  • You'll find 137 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Canberra
  • The closest major airport is in Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.) 8.6 from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Watson

EPIC, Australian War Memorial, and Canberra Stadium are some of the notable places to visit in the surrounding region. Additionally, in the area you'll find Australian National Botanic Gardens and Telstra Tower.

This is a top place to stay based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Red Cedars Motel - Guests who stay at this 3-star motel in Northern Canberra can enjoy access to free parking and laundry facilities, along with WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and convenient parking.

In the surrounding area, popular places to visit include National Museum of Australia, located 4.6 mi (7.3 from the city center, and National Gallery of Australia, which is 4.7 mi (7.6 away.

Dressing for Watson

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 82°F during the day and 49°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 70°F, while the average at night is 34°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 63°F with nighttime averages of 34°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 79°F and nighttime averages of 42°F
  • About 22.80 inches of rain falls on Watson each year
  • Usually January and February are the hottest months with an average of 80°F, whereas July and June are often coldest, averaging 35°F

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