Destination guide

The friendly city of Cranbourne awaits you

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Cranbourne. Well known for its cheese shops, spas and gardens, this welcoming city won't disappoint. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Cranbourne

Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Cranbourne a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Woodlands Golf Club (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • B'Darra Estate Vinyard (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Mornington Country Golf Course (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Barmah Park Wines (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Devil Bend Golf Club (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cranbourne

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Cranbourne is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Police Paddocks Reserve (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Rm Hooper Oval (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Karrawingi Park (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Mornington Park (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • 1000 Steps Kokoda Walk (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Sherbrooke Forest (15.5 mi / 25 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Cranbourne

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 33.3 mi (53.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 38.1 mi (61.3 km) away.

Catch a ride on the metro at Cranbourne Station to easily navigate the city.

Where to stay around Cranbourne?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 73 holiday lettings near Cranbourne. From 39 Houses to 14 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cranbourne 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 Cranbourne?

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

  • Cranbourne Racecourse: 560 holiday lettings
  • Elwood Beach: 2,222 holiday lettings
  • Cooks Cottage: 2,201 holiday lettings
  • Brighton Beach: 2,236 holiday lettings
  • Fitzroy Gardens: 2,202 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 39 Houses in Cranbourne. Our other popular types of Cranbourne holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 6 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 Cranbourne?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 14 holiday homes with pool available in Cranbourne. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.