Destination guide

Friendly Mitcham will entice you

Learn about the unique charm of Mitcham with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognised for its restaurants, shopping and bars. Melbourne Cricket Ground and St. Kilda Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Mitcham

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Mitcham a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Fairfield Boathouse (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Yarra Bend Golf Course (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Mitcham

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Mitcham. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Kilda Beach (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Luna Park (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • 1000 Steps Kokoda Walk (8 mi / 12.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Mitcham

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 17.6 mi (28.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 21.7 mi (34.9 km) away.

Consider catching a ride on the metro at Mitcham Station or Heatherdale Station to easily get around the city.

Where to stay around Mitcham?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 344 holiday lettings near Mitcham. From 141 Houses to 93 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mitcham 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 Mitcham?

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

  • Melbourne Central: 2,198 holiday lettings
  • St. Kilda Beach: 2,215 holiday lettings
  • Melbourne City Marina: 2,193 holiday lettings
  • Eureka Skydeck 88: 2,198 holiday lettings
  • Fairfield Boathouse: 2,224 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 141 Houses in Mitcham. Our other popular types of Mitcham holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 93 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 44 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 Mitcham?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 34 holiday homes with pool available in Mitcham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.