Destination guide

The friendly city of Eltham awaits you

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Eltham. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travellers with its spas and coffee shops. Melbourne Cricket Ground and St. Kilda Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Eltham

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Eltham a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Melbourne Zoo (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Fairfield Boathouse (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Yarra Bend Golf Course (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • The Eastern Golf Club (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Eltham

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Eltham is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Kilda Beach (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Luna Park (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Batman Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Eltham

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 14.2 mi (22.8 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 (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 17.1 mi (27.5 km) away.

Catch a ride on the metro at Eltham Station to easily navigate the city.

Where to stay near Eltham?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 297 holiday rentals near Eltham. From 121 Houses to 113 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Eltham 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 Eltham?

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

  • Eltham Station: 2,303 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne Central: 2,190 holiday rentals
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park: 738 holiday rentals
  • St. Kilda Beach: 2,133 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne Cricket Ground: 2,176 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 121 Houses in Eltham. Our other popular types of Eltham holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 113 holiday houses
  • Villas: 11 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 11 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 Eltham?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 39 holiday homes with pool available in Eltham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Explore destinations around Eltham