Destination guide

Head to the theatrical city of St Kilda

Enjoy the theatre scene and other features of St Kilda. Renowned for its beaches, restaurants and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. St. Kilda Beach and Luna Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around St Kilda

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes St Kilda a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • St. Kilda Sea Baths (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • St Kilda Pier (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Albert Park Golf Course (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Sidney Myer Music Bowl (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)

Seasonal weather averages in St Kilda

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in St Kilda

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, St Kilda is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Kilda Beach (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Luna Park (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Elwood Beach (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Albert Park Lake (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • South Melbourne Beach (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around St Kilda

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 10.6 mi (17.1 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 15.3 mi (24.7 km) away.

Where to stay around St Kilda?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,101 holiday lettings near St Kilda. From 366 Houses to 1,577 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near St Kilda 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 St Kilda?

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

  • Acland Street: 2,285 holiday lettings
  • St Kilda Pier: 2,285 holiday lettings
  • St. Kilda Sea Baths: 2,287 holiday lettings
  • Palais Theatre: 2,288 holiday lettings
  • Jewish Museum of Australia: 2,291 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around St Kilda 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 St Kilda?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 366 Houses in St Kilda. Our other popular types of St Kilda holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 1,577 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 75 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 St Kilda?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 588 holiday homes with pool available in St Kilda. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.