Destination guide

The friendly city of Glen Waverley awaits you

The area's theatre scene and opera are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Glen Waverley. This welcoming and walkable city entices travellers with its shopping and restaurants. St. Kilda Beach and Melbourne Cricket Ground 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.


Sightseeing in and around Glen Waverley

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Glen Waverley a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Victoria Golf Club (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Woodlands Golf Club (9 mi / 14.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Glen Waverley

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Glen Waverley is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Kilda Beach (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Luna Park (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Police Paddocks Reserve (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Glen Waverley

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 18.3 mi (29.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 22.8 mi (36.7 km) away.

Walk to nearby metro transport at Glen Waverley Station or Syndal Station and easily see more of the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Glen Waverley?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 816 holiday lettings around Glen Waverley. From 216 houses to 426 flats & apartments, 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 Glen Waverley? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Glen Waverley. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • The Glen Shopping Centre: 2,140 holiday lettings
  • Syndal Station: 2,137 holiday lettings
  • Glen Waverley Station: 2,135 holiday lettings
  • Melbourne Central: 1,993 holiday lettings
  • Melbourne City Marina: 1,983 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Glen Waverley 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 Glen Waverley?

Yes, of course. offers 216 Houses in Glen Waverley. Our other popular types of Glen Waverley holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 426 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 36 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Glen Waverley?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 96 holiday homes with pool available in Glen Waverley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.