Destination guide

The trendy city of Prahran awaits you

The area's art galleries and cathedral are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Prahran. This city is trendy and welcoming, recognised for its shopping, restaurants and parks. St. Kilda Beach and Melbourne Cricket Ground are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Prahran

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Prahran a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Albert Park Golf Course (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • St Kilda Pier (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • St. Kilda Sea Baths (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Sidney Myer Music Bowl (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Prahran

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Prahran is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Kilda Beach (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Luna Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Albert Park Lake (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Elwood Beach (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Birrarung Marr Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Prahran

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 10.3 mi (16.5 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 (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 15.1 mi (24.2 km) away.

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

Where to stay around Prahran?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,065 holiday lettings near Prahran. From 368 Houses to 1,534 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Prahran 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 Prahran?

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

  • Melbourne Central: 2,183 holiday lettings
  • St. Kilda Beach: 2,197 holiday lettings
  • Melbourne City Marina: 2,176 holiday lettings
  • DFO South Wharf: 2,178 holiday lettings
  • Eureka Skydeck 88: 2,186 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 368 Houses in Prahran. Our other popular types of Prahran holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 1,534 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 16 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 Prahran?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 580 holiday homes with pool available in Prahran. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.