Destination guide

Travel to friendly Brighton

Enjoy the churches and other features of Brighton. Travellers especially like the beaches, cafes and shopping in this welcoming and relaxing city. St. Kilda Beach and Melbourne Cricket Ground are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Brighton

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Brighton a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • St. Kilda Sea Baths (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • St Kilda Pier (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Albert Park Golf Course (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Royal Melbourne Golf Club (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Brighton

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Brighton

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Brighton. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Kilda Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Luna Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Brighton Beach (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Green Point (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Elwood Beach (1.6 mi / 2.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Brighton

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 13.6 mi (21.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 18.3 mi (29.5 km) away.

It's easy to get around Brighton by catching a ride on the metro at Middle Brighton Station, North Brighton Station or Brighton Beach Station.

Where to stay near Brighton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,990 holiday rentals near Brighton. From 349 Houses to 1,482 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Brighton 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 Brighton?

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

  • Middle Brighton Station: 2,273 holiday rentals
  • North Brighton Station: 2,272 holiday rentals
  • Brighton Beach Station: 2,269 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne Central: 2,261 holiday rentals
  • St. Kilda Beach: 2,274 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 349 Houses in Brighton. Our other popular types of Brighton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,482 holiday houses
  • Villas: 11 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 Brighton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 577 holiday homes with pool available in Brighton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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