Destination guide

Delight in the riverfront landscape of Burwood

The parks and riverfront create a pretty picture of Burwood. This welcoming and walkable city entices travellers with its university setting and golfing. Melbourne Cricket Ground and St. Kilda Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Burwood

Do you want to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Burwood a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Studley Park Boathouse (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Yarra Bend Golf Course (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Collingwood Children's Farm (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Burwood

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Burwood is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Kilda Beach (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Luna Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Yarra Bend Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Fitzroy Gardens (7.4 mi / 12 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Burwood

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), the closest airport, located 14.4 mi (23.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 19 mi (30.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Burwood?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,194 holiday lettings around Burwood. From 360 Houses to 1,669 Flats, 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 Burwood?

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

  • Deakin University: 2,577 holiday lettings
  • Melbourne Central: 2,460 holiday lettings
  • St. Kilda Beach: 2,478 holiday lettings
  • Melbourne City Marina: 2,452 holiday lettings
  • Eureka Skydeck 88: 2,451 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 360 Houses in Burwood. Our other popular types of Burwood holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 1,669 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 12 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 Burwood?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 688 holiday homes with pool available in Burwood. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.