Destination guide

The relaxing area of Upwey awaits your stay

The gardens and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Upwey. This relaxing city has many special qualities. Puffing Billy Steam Train and Dandenong Ranges National Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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.


Activities and attractions in Upwey

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Upwey a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Monbulk Winery (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Payne's Rise Wines (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Killara Park Estate (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Rayners Stone Fruit Orchard (14 mi / 22.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Upwey

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Upwey is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • 1000 Steps Kokoda Walk (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Sherbrooke Forest (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Alfred Nicolas Gardens (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Grants Picnic Area (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • National Rhododendron Gardens (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Upwey

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), the closest airport, located 26.6 mi (42.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 30.9 mi (49.7 km) away.

You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Upwey Station to easily navigate the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Upwey?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 210 holiday lettings around Upwey. From 78 houses to 58 cabins, 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 Upwey? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Upwey. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Upwey Station: 923 holiday lettings
  • Fountain Gate Shopping Centre: 605 holiday lettings
  • Victoria Golf Club: 2,659 holiday lettings
  • Domaine Chandon Green Point Winery: 454 holiday lettings
  • La Trobe University: 2,488 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 78 Houses in Upwey. Our other popular types of Upwey holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 58 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 58 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Upwey?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 16 holiday homes with pool available in Upwey. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.