Canberra Family Accommodation: Best Places To Stay in Canberra


Are you thinking of visiting Canberra with kids?

Then you need to find out all about the best places for families to stay in Canberra and this is the post that can help you!

Here you’ll find details on the places we have visited and can personally recommend as well as others we know are great spots for families.

You will also find at he end a Deals Finder tool to show you current bargains.



Best Canberra Accommodation With Kids

We have visited Canberra several times and have stayed in a few different places. You’ll find below a list of the places we can recommend having stayed ourselves or from friends who have raved about them.

There’s also a Deals Finder below which is a great place to find bargains.


Novotel Canberra family_10 Of course the pool was our fave bit of the Canberra Novotel


The Novotel Canberra

We have stayed here and love the pool and the location especially. Read our review here.

Check Novotel Canberra prices here


Novotel Canberra family_3 Good spacious rooms at the Novotel Canberra


best holiday parks NSW Canberra Beaut views from Alivio Tourist Park Canberra

Alivio Tourist Park Canberra

Alivio Tourist Park Canberra is great for families and just a 4km drive from the city centre.

There are heaps of activities and facilities to keep the children busy and happy in between visits to the sights of Australia’s capital.

  • choose from 3 bedroom villas which sleep up to 8 people to motel rooms to caravan sites
  • Cafe is open for breakfast and dinner
  • resort pool, not huge but handy, plus a kids playground
  • pool on site plus basketball, volleyball courts and tennis courts, outdoor table tennis and foosball tables
  • tennis court
  • feels bushy and there are bush walks and mountain bike trails to enjoy right there
  • mountain bike trails nearby

Alivio Tourist Park Canberra

20 Kunzea Street, O’Connor ACT 2602

Find Alivio Canberra prices and check dates here.


The Avenue Hotel

This is a lovely hotel with spacious rooms and apartments in a great location. We enjoyed a stay here, check out our review here.

Check Avenue Hotel availability and prices here.

 Avenue hotel room Canberra The apartments at the Avenue Hotel are super spacious


East Hotel Canberra

East Hotel is famous for its family-friendly rooms with bunks and games for kids. We haven’t stayed here yet but hope to.

Read more about East Hotel and Check prices here


best places to stay Canberra Photo from East Hotel





Mantra on Northbourne

This is an apartment hotel, terrific for when you prefer to be able to cook for yourself.

Check Mantra on Northbourne prices and availability here.


Canberra YHA

Very centrally located and with family rooms, cafe and indoor pool, the YHA is a good choice for families.

Check Canberra YHA availability and prices here.


Ibis Budget Canberra 

You can rely on this brand for cheap and cheerful accommodation.

Check Ibis Budget Canberra availability and prices here.

Novotel Canberra family_12 The pool at the Novotel Canberra


Search for other Canberra family accommodation deals here.

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Avenue Hotel Canberra family_3

Twins on the loose at the Avenue Hotel


PS  This post is updated regularly so please do check back for the latest info.

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Posted on: October 10, 2018

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