Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Whittlesea

The mountains and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Whittlesea. One of the city's many top draws is its theme park. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Whittlesea

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Whittlesea a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Yileena Park (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Northern Golf Club (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Sutherland Estate Winery (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Shantell Vineyard (16.9 mi / 27.1 km)
  • De Bortoli - Yarra Valley (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Kilmore Golf Club (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Whittlesea

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Whittlesea is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Disappointment (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Wandong Regional Park (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Progress Reserve (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Broadmeadows Park (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Seabrook Reserve (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Martin Reserve (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Whittlesea

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), located 18.1 mi (29.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), which is 19 mi (30.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Whittlesea?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 21 holiday lettings near Whittlesea. From 9 Houses to 6 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Whittlesea 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 Whittlesea?

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

  • Mount Disappointment: 53 holiday lettings
  • University of Melbourne: 2,123 holiday lettings
  • Doncaster Shopping Centre: 2,249 holiday lettings
  • Ian Potter Museum of Art: 2,130 holiday lettings
  • Royal Children's Hospital: 2,121 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 9 Houses in Whittlesea. Our other popular types of Whittlesea holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Whittlesea?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Whittlesea. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.