Destination guide

Travel to friendly Carlton

Come and experience Carlton and its architecture, museums and churches. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and monuments, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Melbourne Cricket Ground and St. Kilda Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Carlton

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Carlton a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Melbourne Zoo (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Melbourne City Baths (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • State Netball Hockey Centre (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Sidney Myer Music Bowl (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Collingwood Children's Farm (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Carlton

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Carlton. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Kilda Beach (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Luna Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Carlton Gardens (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Treasury Gardens (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Princes Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Carlton

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 6.3 mi (10.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 11 mi (17.8 km) away.

Where to stay near Carlton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,947 holiday rentals near Carlton. From 332 Houses to 1,465 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Carlton 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 Carlton?

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

  • Melbourne Central: 2,133 holiday rentals
  • St. Kilda Beach: 2,201 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne Cricket Ground: 2,139 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne City Marina: 2,131 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne's GPO: 2,189 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 332 Houses in Carlton. Our other popular types of Carlton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,465 holiday houses
  • Villas: 8 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 16 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 Carlton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 569 holiday homes with pool available in Carlton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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