Destination guide

Delight in the riverfront landscape of Richmond

Come and experience Richmond and its history, wineries and monuments. This relaxing city is known for its wildlife, horse riding and gardens. Museum of Old and New Art and Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Richmond

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Richmond has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pooley Wines (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Palmara Vineyard (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Puddleduck Vineyard (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Zoodoo Zoo (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Craigow Vineyard (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Coal Valley Vineyard (6 mi / 9.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Richmond

Travellers enjoy Richmond for its wildlife and gardens. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Richmond is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Mount Nelson Lookout (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Mt. Wellington (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Subantarctic Plant House (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Seven Mile Beach (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Franklin Square (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Richmond

Fly into Hobart, TAS (HBA-Hobart Intl.), the closest airport, located 8.3 mi (13.3 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Richmond?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 276 holiday rentals near Richmond. From 121 Houses to 95 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Richmond for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Richmond?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Richmond. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Pooley Wines: 372 holiday rentals
  • Old Post Office: 360 holiday rentals
  • Richmond Bridge: 361 holiday rentals
  • Palmara Vineyard: 374 holiday rentals
  • Oak Lodge: 365 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Richmond listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Richmond?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 121 Houses in Richmond. Our other popular types of Richmond holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 95 holiday houses
  • Villas: 3 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 27 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Richmond?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Richmond. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.