Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled Family icon

North Ward is a suburb of Townsville, located in Queensville. This suburb is home to a beautiful beach called the Strand, and is known for its close proximity to area attractions such as Magnetic Island. Many people choose North Ward for its historic character, as this is one of the oldest suburbs in the area and dates back to the 1870s. The holiday rentals are completely modern however, offering beach villas with views and a long list of amenities.

Why North Ward?

Travellers choose North Ward accommodation to be close to the beach and also near the action of Townsville. Here you can choose a quiet holiday rental with marina views and plenty of space, but still be close to restaurants, cafés, and shopping. North Ward is also a great homebase for exploring the region, including Magnetic Island and nearby national parks.

What To See And Do

The major local attraction is the Strand. The views from this oceanfront stretch include the Port of Townsville, Magnetic Island, and Cape Cleveland. A variety of entertainment is centered at the Strand, including a recreational park, a jetty, pools, and restaurants and cafés. Strand Park is home to a wide, golden beach. Visitors will also find barbeque areas, a waterpark, and a promenade.

Some visitors will want to take a day away from the local beach to check out Magnetic Island. This island, reached by ferry, is home to a national park with a bird sanctuary and fantastic walking trails. There are also World War II forts located on the island that are well worth a visit.

In addition, the city of Townsville has many fun things to see and do. The city is adjacent to the Great Barrier Reef and many people come here for scuba diving. If you’re more interested in activities on dry land, check out the local large tropical aquarium and Riverway, a riverfront park located on the Ross River.

Top Local Attractions

Within North Ward, the main attraction is the Strand. Not only is this a great place to relax at the beach, but it also is the home to many monthly and annual festivals. On the fourth Friday of each month, nightmarkets are held at Strand Park. From fireworks to exhibitions featuring the work of local artists, there is always something going on at the Strand.

Beyond North Ward, there are several other local attractions. One of the most popular is Cape Cleveland and the Cape Cleveland Lighthouse. With Townsville, many visitors might like to check out the Tobruk Memorial Baths, a complex of outdoor pools including an Olympic sized pool. There are also lessons offered for here for children.

Why Rentals?

Travellers have a long list of choices for Townsville accommodation. If you’re looking for a place that combines space, amenities, and the perfect location, check out North Ward holiday rentals. These multi-bedroom options are ideal for families who want to be near the Strand, but not too far from all the entertainment of Townsville. With a stocked kitchen and laundry facilities, you will have everything you need for a relaxed stay in Queensland.

 

Cancel Clear Filters Apply Filters
More Filters

Price Per Night

AU$ AU$

Bedrooms

Bathrooms

Booking Options

Property Type

Location Type

Even More Filters

Features

Managed By

Clear Filters
Use filters to narrow your search results!
Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 2 BA
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(6 reviews)
avg/night
6
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR Villa
  • 2 BA
Excellent! 4.7/5
(18 reviews)
avg/night
18
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
  • 4 BR Apartment
  • 3 BA
  • 1 HF BA
  • 120
avg/night
2
  • 1 BR Studio
  • 1 BA
  • 34
avg/night
  • 3 BR House
  • 2 BA
avg/night
2
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 2 BA
  • 7070
avg/night
Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR House
  • 2 BA
  • 1 HF BA
  • 300
avg/night
3
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 2 BA
avg/night
  • 5 BR House
  • 3 BA
Excellent! 4.7/5
(7 reviews)
avg/night
7
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR House
  • 2 BA
Exceptional! 5/5
(7 reviews)
avg/night
7
Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
  • 4 BR House
  • 2 BA
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(10 reviews)
avg/night
10
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 143
Excellent! 4.6/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
14
Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
  • 6 BR Guest House
  • 3 BA
  • 475
avg/night
4
  • 3 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 1
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(23 reviews)
avg/night
23
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 100
Exceptional! 5/5
(59 reviews)
avg/night
59
Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR House
  • 1 BA
  • 120
Excellent! 4.6/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
14
  • 4 BR Guest House
  • 2 BA
Excellent! 4.4/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
5
  • 2 BR House
  • 1 HF BA
Excellent! 4.7/5
(11 reviews)
avg/night
11
Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR House
  • 2 BA
  • 150
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
5
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 2 BA
Exceptional! 5/5
(11 reviews)
avg/night
11
  • 3 BR House
  • 1 BA
  • 130
Excellent! 4.6/5
(9 reviews)
avg/night
9
  • 3 BR House
  • 1 BA
  • 100
Excellent! 4.4/5
(7 reviews)
avg/night
7
  • 3 BR House
  • 2 BA
avg/night
4
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR House
  • 2 BA
  • 150
avg/night
4
  • 3 BR House
  • 2 BA
avg/night
4
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR Cottage
  • 1 BA
Excellent! 4.6/5
(7 reviews)
avg/night
7
  • 4 BR House
  • 2 BA
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(12 reviews)
avg/night
12
Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR House
  • 1 BA
avg/night
1
  • 3 BR House
  • 1 BA
  • 120
Excellent! 4.7/5
(10 reviews)
avg/night
10
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR Guest House
  • 1 BA
  • 144
Excellent! 4.5/5
(8 reviews)
avg/night
8
  • 1 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
avg/night
2
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 2 BA
  • 130
avg/night
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
  • 4 BR Hotel
  • 2 BA
avg/night
2
  • 2 BR House
  • 2 BA
  • 120
Excellent! 4.4/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
5
  • 3 BR House
  • 2 BA
  • 120
avg/night
1
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 2 BA
  • 50
avg/night
2
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
avg/night
2
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR Apartment
  • 2 BA
  • 185
avg/night
2
  • 3 BR Apartment
  • 2 BA
avg/night
  • 3 BR House
  • 2 BA
  • 120
Excellent! 4.7/5
(7 reviews)
avg/night
7
  • 3 BR Apartment
  • 2 BA
avg/night
2
  • 3 BR Apartment
  • 2 BA
  • 135
Excellent! 4.7/5
(9 reviews)
avg/night
9
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
avg/night
  • 2 BR Cottage
  • 1 BA
  • 120
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
5
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
  • 4 BR House
  • 2 BA
  • 150
avg/night
1
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 100
avg/night
3
  • 3 BR House
  • 1 BA
avg/night
4
  • 2 BR House
  • 1 BA
  • 50
avg/night
  • 3 BR House
  • 2 BA
  • 120
avg/night
3
  • 2 BR House
  • 1 BA
  • 239
avg/night
2
 

Recent Reviews

Good budget accommodation

5 of 5
Clean little cottage. Great yard for the dogs. Good central place to stay.
  • Review Submitted: Apr 17, 2018
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2018

Great holiday location!

5 of 5
Very welcoming, comfortable clean home with everything supplied!!
  • Review Submitted: Apr 16, 2018
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2018