Where to stay around Rye?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,072 holiday lettings near Rye. From 1,794 houses to 152 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rye 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 Rye?

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

  • Sorrento Front Beach: 2,979 holiday lettings
  • Mornington Peninsula National Park: 2,854 holiday lettings
  • Ashcombe Maze and Lavender Gardens: 3,487 holiday lettings
  • Sorrento Golf Club: 2,967 holiday lettings
  • Searoad Ferry Terminal: 2,972 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,794 houses in Rye. Our other popular types of Rye holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 152 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 34 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 15 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rye?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 370 holiday homes with pool available in Rye. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday villa in Rye, Australia your home away from home

    Rye is a coastal resort on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula – an ideal spot for a beach and outdoor vacation in the summer months. Around Rye holiday villas you’ll have fantastic beaches, great natural scenery, modern amenities and a host of activities for all tastes and ages.

    Things to do in Rye, Australia

    Rye self-catering accommodation sits close to a pristine sandy bay, where you can enjoy a swim or paddle. A highly popular activity on Port Phillip Bay is kitesurfing, thanks to the breezes. For spectacular coastal landscapes you could make the short walk or drive west of Rye Jetty to the towering White Cliffs, which offer impressive views of the area. Rye is a hotspot for fishing, and you’ll be able to hop aboard a fishing charter from this town.

    If you’d like a game of golf during your holiday at self-catering accommodation in Rye then you’ll find a number of first-class courses close by. Four of the nearest are Rosebud Park, Moonah Links, The Dunes and Saint Andrews beach. Moonah Links is one of the newest and offers wonderful scenery, with a challenging but engaging course. It is also here that the prestigious Australian Open is held.

    For more natural scenery you could head for the stunning Mornington Peninsula National Park, easily reached from villas in Rye. It’s a great place for a walk, with a variety of terrains to experience; there are sand dunes, craggy coastal features and spectacular beaches. Another interesting aspect of the peninsula is its viticulture. The interior boasts a landscape of vineyards, and in Rye you’ll need just a short drive to get to a number of excellent wineries, all offering tours and tasting sessions, and usually partnered with fantastic restaurants.

    Places to visit on holiday in Rye, Australia

    At Rye holiday accommodation you’ll be just 50 miles from Melbourne, one of the country’s most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities. It’s famed for it’s glorious Victorian shopping arcades, and a bustling CBD – not to mention the world famous St Kilda with its waterfront cafes, cake shops and historic architecture.

    Weather in Rye, Australia

    During your stay at self-catering villas in Rye you’ll experience weather that’s more changeable and moderate than further north. Summers are still consistently warm, with beach weather common for four months a year. The other season tend to bring milder conditions, but temperatures never slide far below 15 or so.

    Cheap flights to Rye, Australia

    Rye holiday villas are found about 90 minutes by car from Melbourne Airport (MEL), which is reachable from the UK by flying Qantas from London Heathrow (LHR) and then making the scenic drive down the Mornington Peninsula.

    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.

    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)