Destination guide

Travel to relaxing Yarra Glen

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Yarra Glen. This city is relaxing and welcoming, recognised for its restaurants, spas and gardens. Dandenong Ranges National Park and Doncaster Shopping Centre 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.


Activities and attractions in Yarra Glen

Do you want to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Yarra Glen a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Yering Station Winery (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Yarra Valley Chocolaterie (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Yileena Park (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Croydon Golf Club at Yering Meadows (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Domaine Chandon Green Point Winery (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • The Eastern Golf Club (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Yarra Glen

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Yarra Glen is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Alowyn Gardens (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Maroondah Reservoir Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • SkyHigh Mount Dandenong (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Olinda Falls (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Yarra Glen

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 26.5 mi (42.7 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 28.8 mi (46.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Yarra Glen?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 192 holiday lettings near Yarra Glen. From 95 Houses to 12 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Yarra Glen 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 Yarra Glen?

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

  • Yarrawood Winery: 423 holiday lettings
  • Yarra Valley Chocolaterie: 430 holiday lettings
  • Domaine Chandon Green Point Winery: 466 holiday lettings
  • Melbourne Menzies Creek Station: 469 holiday lettings
  • Warringal Private Hospital: 2,340 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 95 Houses in Yarra Glen. Our other popular types of Yarra Glen holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 33 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 Yarra Glen?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 26 holiday homes with pool available in Yarra Glen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.