Where to stay around Greater Melbourne?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,232 holiday lettings near Greater Melbourne. From 3,009 Houses to 1,710 Studios, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Greater Melbourne area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Greater Melbourne?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Greater Melbourne. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Melbourne City: 1,970 holiday homes
  • St Kilda: 1,912 holiday homes
  • Mornington Peninsula: 4,619 holiday homes
  • Port Melbourne: 1,897 holiday homes
  • St. Kilda Beach: 2,095 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Greater Melbourne! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Greater Melbourne?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Greater Melbourne with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Melbourne City: 1,970 holiday lettings
  • St Kilda: 1,912 holiday lettings
  • Port Melbourne: 1,897 holiday lettings
  • Sorrento: 2,033 holiday lettings
  • Mornington: 655 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Greater Melbourne?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Greater Melbourne are:

  • Melbourne Essendon Airport (MEB): 2,049 self catering accommodations
  • Melbourne Airport (MEL): 1,944 self catering accommodations
  • Melbourne International Airport (MEL): 1,944 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Greater Melbourne?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Greater Melbourne. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • St. Kilda Beach: 2,095 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne Central: 2,087 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne City Marina: 2,075 holiday rentals
  • Cooks Cottage: 2,089 holiday rentals
  • The Olivia Newton-John Cancer and Wellness Centre: 2,159 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Greater Melbourne listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Why people love visiting vibrant Melbourne

Come and experience Melbourne and its architecture, art galleries and museums. Travellers to this cosmopolitan city praise the shopping, restaurants and theatres. Local cultural sights include National Gallery of Victoria and Melbourne Museum. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities and attractions in Melbourne

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Melbourne a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (22.5 mi / 36.3 km)
  • Melbourne City Baths (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Sidney Myer Music Bowl (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Melbourne Star Observation Wheel (1.2 mi / 2 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of Melbourne

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

  • St. Kilda Beach (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Luna Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (21.4 mi / 34.5 km)
  • Flagstaff Gardens (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Alexandra Gardens (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)