Destination guide

Trendy Rye will entice you

The beaches and hot springs provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Rye. This trendy and walkable city entices travellers with its spas and golfing. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Rye

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Rye a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Dunes Golf Links (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Pennisula Hot Springs (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Sorrento Golf Club (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • National Golf Club (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Main Ridge Winery (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Cape Schanck Golf Course (9 mi / 14.5 km)

Seasonal weather in Rye

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 24°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rye

Travellers appreciate the pristine beaches and relaxing hot springs, which is just a taste of what Rye has to offer. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Rye. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rye Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Blairgowrie Beach (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Sorrento Front Beach (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Arthurs Seat State Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Portsea Back Beach (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Heronswood Garden (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Rye

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon), the closest airport, located 30.4 mi (49 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), which is 44.6 mi (71.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Rye?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,963 holiday lettings around Rye. From 1,714 houses to 104 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Rye? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Rye. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Sorrento Front Beach: 3,118 holiday lettings
  • Ashcombe Maze and Lavender Gardens: 3,684 holiday lettings
  • Portarlington Waterfront: 1,573 holiday lettings
  • Manyung Gallery: 1,772 holiday lettings
  • Mornington Peninsula National Park: 2,975 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Rye listed on 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 Rye?

Yes, of course. offers 1,714 Houses in Rye. Our other popular types of Rye holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 104 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 43 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 22 self catering accommodations

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 Rye?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 388 holiday homes with pool available in Rye. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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