Where to stay around Mornington Peninsula?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,394 holiday lettings near Mornington Peninsula. From 3,668 houses to 328 apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Mornington Peninsula area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Mornington Peninsula?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Mornington Peninsula. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • San Remo: 933 holiday homes
  • Sorrento: 1,977 holiday homes
  • Phillip Island: 1,391 holiday homes
  • Mornington: 635 holiday homes
  • Rye: 2,065 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Mornington Peninsula! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Mornington Peninsula?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Mornington Peninsula with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • San Remo: 933 holiday lettings
  • Sorrento: 1,977 holiday lettings
  • Mornington: 635 holiday lettings
  • Rye: 2,065 holiday lettings
  • Saint Andrews Beach: 2,059 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Mornington Peninsula?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Mornington Peninsula. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Brighton Beach: 2,046 holiday rentals
  • Puffing Billy Steam Train: 513 holiday rentals
  • Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit: 1,688 holiday rentals
  • Dandenong Basketball Stadium: 2,008 holiday rentals
  • Sorrento Front Beach: 3,155 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mornington Peninsula listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a holiday rental villa or apartment in Mornington Peninsula, Australia your home away from home

Mornington Peninsula holiday houses and villas are found in an area of central Victoria that is naturally diverse while affording everything a holidaymaker could want. Natural attractions include numerous beaches both sheltered and open sea making this area perfect for families in search of shallow safe beaches for swimming and relaxing and surfers in search of thrilling waves. All the water sports are found here, from fishing to sailing to scuba diving which is particularly good with wreck, reef, scallop, seal and drift dives. Hang gliding is also possible from the steep cliffs around Point Nepean.

Inland there are farms, mountains, wineries, golf courses galore and park lands. In fact, if you’re wanting a few round of golf while staying in a holiday villa or apartment on Mornington Peninsula you have a choice of 14 excellent clubs and courses from Devilbend Golf Club with 18 holes to National Golf Club with 54 holes. Many of the wineries here have guided tours and tastings as well as excellent restaurants. Be sure to try the local Pinot Noir, they don’t produce much wine here but what they do is excellent.

In a Mornington Peninsula holiday villa you are in one of four biosphere reserves in Victoria so not surprisingly there are twelve natural parks from Arthur’s Seat State Park, the highest point on the peninsula at 305 meters above sea level down to Coolart Wetlands. Nature here is as diverse as it is interesting from mangroves to bush land, from rocky coast to meadows. Running, cycling, hiking and mountain biking are all popular past times.

Places to visit on Mornington Peninsula, Australia

A stay in a Mornington Peninsula holiday home is full of surprises. During August and September you can see the largest range of Cold Growing Orchids in the world at The Australian Orchid Nursery; tens of thousand of native Australian Orchids and Cymbidium. If you want something more active take the ferry to either Phillip Island to spend time with the famous Fairy Penguins, or to French Island which has the largest Koala Bear population in Australia.

Weather on the Mornington Peninsula, Australia

Holiday villas on the Mornington Peninsula enjoy warm weather in summer, beautiful springs, mild autumns and damp, cool winters. The height of summer is between December and February, mid-winter in July.

Cheap flights to the Mornington Peninsula, Australia

The closest airport to the Mornington Peninsula self catering villas is Melbourne International Airport. Some parts of the peninsula are close to Melbourne suburbs. You can get there throughout the year from London-Heathrow (LHR) via Singapore, Manchester Airport (Man) via Doha and others. Airlines serving Melbourne from the UK are Qantas, British Airways, Jal, Jet Airways, Qatar Airways and Air France among many more.