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Conveniently located in a tranquil park setting in the city centre, Crowne Plaza Canberra puts you close to all the major attractions as well as being only steps away from shops, restaurants and a movie theatre.
Wake up refreshed to enjoy breakfast together before a fun day out with family passes to Questacon, Cockington Green Gardens and the Australian Institute of Sport. Enjoy hands-on experiences for both the young and the young-at-heart.
The Family Getaway Package includes:
If 2 rooms are booked our team will endeavor to provide adjoining room
* Clicking the BOOK NOW button above will direct you to the Crowne Plaza Canberra booking engine. Your Family Getaway package rates will be pre-populated when you have entered your dates of stay.
For more value children 12 years and under dine free with a paying adult at our Redsalt Restaurant.
Extend your holiday in Canberra and enjoy a great range of other family friendly activities. There are special events and programs on during the Canberra school holidays as well as attractions and activities available year round.
Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve is around 40 minutes drive from the city centre. There is a large wetlands ecosystem with a wheelchair accessible pathway, 22 marked trails for short walks to all day bushwalks and a Nature Discovery Playground. Ranger-guided activities are held on selected days during weekends and school holidays.
For something closer to the hotel, hire bicycles (available at Concierge) and enjoy a leisurely ride around the Lake. Visit the Australian National Botanic Gardens to enjoy a picnic on the lawns, take a stroll along one of the walks or discover the diverse flora and fauna. The National Arboretum Canberra has a fabulous playground – the Pod Playground – set in a stunning location.
Particularly during the school holidays in Canberra, you’ll find many art and craft workshops specifically designed for children and families. Check out what’s on at Canberra’s galleries and attractions including the National Portrait Gallery, the Canberra Glassworks, the Museum of Australian Democracy, Canberra Potters and the National Gallery of Australia.
The sports fans in your life will enjoy a guided tour of the Australian Institute of Sport, Australia’s premier elite sports precinct. Included in the tour price is the chance to experience Sportex, an interactive sports exhibit. Stromlo Forest Park is a popular destination for bike-loving families, with over 50km of cross country trails. For indoor adventure, there’s the Skyzone trampoline park or Canberra Indoor Rock Climbing – check out the school holidays special offer.
Throughout the year you’ll find all sorts of theatre and live performances in Canberra that are suitable for families. Check out the Canberra Theatre Centre‘s program. During the school holidays, many of the national attractions in Canberra show films for little to no cost.
Rates are per room, per night and are subject to availability. Offer includes accommodation for 2 adults and up to 2 kids per room with buffet breakfast for a minimum length of stay of 2 nights or more. Extra bed available subject to an extra charge and availability. If you book 2 rooms the hotel will endeavour to provide adjoining rooms (subject to availability). Rates also qualify for IHG® Rewards Club Points. 1 Family ticket to Questacon, Cookington Green Gardens & Australia Institute of Sport will be provided by the hotel at check in. Extra tickets for local attraction can be bought from the hotel if needed. A credit card guarantee will be required upon booking for rate prepayment. Tax, service charge, credit card surcharges as applicable. The final bill will be presented in the hotel’s local currency. Cancellation and no show policy apply. Blackout dates may apply. Offer is valid only for less than 10 rooms and cannot be combined with any other special offer, including but not limited to InterContinental Ambassador’s complimentary weekend night certificate. Visit ihgrewardsclub.com for details. Other terms and conditions may apply, please visit the hotels booking page for further details.