Where to stay around Merrijig?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 216 holiday lettings near Merrijig. From 117 houses to 58 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Merrijig 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 Merrijig?

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

  • Chamois Chairlift: 181 holiday lettings
  • Pizzini Wines: 18 holiday lettings
  • Mansfield Golf Club: 268 holiday lettings
  • Mansfield Oval: 268 holiday lettings
  • Mansfield Racecourse: 264 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 117 houses in Merrijig. Our other popular types of Merrijig holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 58 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 10 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Merrijig?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 19 holiday homes with pool available in Merrijig. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in Merrijig, Australia, Your Home Away From Home

    The small Australian town of Merrijig is located to the north-east of the state of Victoria, between the larger towns of Mount Buller and Mansfield and approximately 100 miles from the state capital, Melbourne. Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Merrijig will find that there is a good choice of self catering holiday rental accommodation available in this rural, mountainside town and in the surrounding countryside, mainly in the form of apartments, cottages and spacious former ranch houses.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Merrijig, Australia

    Merrijig is definitely the ideal location for tourists looking to enjoy the ‘great outdoors’, rather than for those looking to enjoy the big city attractions of the more urban locations further south within Victoria. In the winter months, visitors spending their holidays in Merrijig will be drawn to the ski resorts of nearby Mount Buller; whilst throughout the remainder of the year cycling, hiking and four-wheel driving through the foothills of the Great Dividing Range are popular pursuits. Water sports enthusiasts may wish to head to Eildon and Nillahcootie lakes, where water-skiing, windsailing and jet skiing can be enjoyed.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Merrijig, Australia

    Visitors to Merrijig who have access to their own transport may wish to explore and discover the many delights of the relatively compact Australian state of Victoria. Of course, no holiday spent in Merrijig can be complete without some time spent in the State’s most cosmopolitan city of Melbourne. Here there are all the tourist attractions and amenities to be expected from Australia’s second largest city, such as the Victoria Arts Centre, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne Zoo and the historic Royal Exhibition Building. The historic lanes and arcades of the city centre are a popular draw amongst those wishing to indulge in a spot of retail therapy. Slightly further afield are perhaps Victoria’s best known landmarks: The Twelve Apostles rock formations, which lies just off the State’s south-western coast.

    Weather in Merrijig, Australia

    Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Merrijig will find that due to the town’s elevation, this part of Victoria has a much milder climate than that of most of Australia. Summers are pleasantly warm, with temperatures averaging around 28 degrees Celsius, whilst winters are much cooler, with temperatures averaging between 8 and 12 degrees Celsius. Merrijig receives an average annual rainfall of around 35 inches.

    Travel to Merrijig, Australia

    Travellers looking to spend their holidays in Merrijig will find that Qantas operate direct flights from the UK to Melbourne Airport (MEL), departing from London Heathrow (LHR).

    Sightseeing in and around Merrijig

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

    • Mount Stirling (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
    • Mt. Buller Ski Slopes (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
    • Mansfield Zoo (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
    • Mansfield Racecourse (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
    • Mansfield Golf Club (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
    • Chrismont Wines (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Merrijig

    Travellers enjoy Merrijig for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in July, February, August or March, when snowfall averages 0 inches and temperatures average 3°F.

    Exploring the natural landscape of Merrijig

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Merrijig is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Mount Buller Peak (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
    • Mansfield Botanic Park (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
    • Mansfield Oval (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)