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Find the perfect holiday rental for your Balwyn getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Balwyn with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Melbourne Cricket Ground and St. Kilda Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Balwyn

Do you want to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Balwyn a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Yarra Bend Golf Course (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Fairfield Boathouse (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Studley Park Boathouse (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Balwyn

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Balwyn 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 (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Luna Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Yarra Bend Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Fitzroy Gardens (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Balwyn

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 11.6 mi (18.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 16 mi (25.8 km) away.

Where to stay near Balwyn?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,972 holiday rentals near Balwyn. From 339 Houses to 1,479 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Balwyn for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Balwyn?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Balwyn. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Melbourne Central: 2,261 holiday rentals
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park: 752 holiday rentals
  • St. Kilda Beach: 2,274 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne Cricket Ground: 2,235 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne City Marina: 2,185 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Balwyn listed on Stayz 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 Balwyn?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 339 Houses in Balwyn. Our other popular types of Balwyn holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,479 holiday houses
  • Villas: 10 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 15 holiday houses

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 Balwyn?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 576 holiday homes with pool available in Balwyn. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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