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Top tips for finding perfect Dickson hotel deals
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Dickson, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Dickson in August and December.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Dickson if you stay on a Monday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Dickson for 2 days.
Canberra is the capital of Australia, and Dickson is one of the original suburbs, located in North Canberra. Along with its surrounding areas, such as Acton and Braddon, Dickson is a great place to stay for shopping, eating and entertainment and offers both hotel and apartment options along the main street heading into Canberra centre, such as Pavilion on Northbourne, Mantra Macarthur Hotel and Adina Apartments.
As Canberra is home to the Australian Parliament, hotels can get full around parliamentary sitting dates, so it is best to avoid these periods.
If you are a foodie, Dickson is a great place to stay. Dickson’s Woolley Street is well known for its many excellent Asian restaurants. Woolley Street, along with Challis Street and Cape Street, is part of the Woolley Street Food Project Map, which maps out your options for 12 different cultural cuisines in the area. If you’d like a hotel within walking distance of these streets, the 4-star Quality Hotel Dickson is roughly a 1min walk away.
Dickson and North Canberra are surrounded by nature reserves, so staying in this area is great for hiking enthusiasts. Dickson is well placed to be your base, with Mt Ainslie Nature Reserve to the east with ibis Styles Canberra Tall Trees nearby; Black Mountain Nature Reserve to the west with Canberra Rex Hotel & Serviced Apartments within easy distance; and Mt Majura Nature Reserve to the northeast, close to Canberra Parklands Central. If you are a keen golfer, just north of Dickson is the Yowani Country Club, which offers accommodation as well.
If you are travelling to Canberra in March or September/October, be sure to book well in advance as some major festivals happen over these periods. In March, there is the Enlighten Festival and the Canberra Balloon Spectacular. In September/October, there is Floriade, a month-long flower festival and the biggest festival of the year.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Dickson
Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Dickson. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
There are various good-value 3-star and 4-star options in Dickson that are close to transport and within a 5min drive of Canberra centre. A 3-star option is ibis Styles Canberra Tall Trees, while for 4-star, you have the choice between Mantra Macarthur Hotel, Pavilion on Northbourne, Deco Hotel and Canberra Rex Hotel & Serviced Apartments.
If you are travelling with children or other family members and prefer a space that is equipped like home, there are many good options in the Dickson area for self-catering apartments. Adina Apartments, One of a Kind Apartments and Canberra Parklands Central Hotel are just a few of the options in the area.
The closest luxury hotel is Avenue Hotel Canberra, which is a 5-star property in the neighbouring central area of North Canberra. For a luxury self-catering apartment in Dickson, Maison Executive offers two three-bedroom/two-bathroom luxury villas with all the comforts of home.
If you like keeping fit while you are away from home, there are a couple of good options for hotels with pools and gyms in the Dickson area. Pavilion on Northbourne has a large outdoor pool and gym. Canberra Rex Hotel & Serviced Apartments has a 20-metre indoor, heated pool and a cardio and free-weights gym. Canberra Parklands Central Hotel also has an indoor, heated pool and a fully equipped gym.
After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Dickson districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Dickson city centre
Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.
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