Destination guide

The vibrant area of South Melbourne awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's art galleries, entertainment and temples with a rental holiday home in South Melbourne. Travellers especially like the cycling, zoo and spas in this cosmopolitan and walkable city. 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

Activities and attractions in South Melbourne

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes South Melbourne a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Sidney Myer Music Bowl (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Albert Park Golf Course (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Melbourne City Baths (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Melbourne Star Observation Wheel (2 mi / 3.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in South Melbourne

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in South Melbourne. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Kilda Beach (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Luna Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Alexandra Gardens (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Birrarung Marr Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Albert Park Lake (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around South Melbourne

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), the closest airport, located 8.1 mi (13 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 12.8 mi (20.7 km) away.

Where to stay near South Melbourne?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,926 holiday rentals near South Melbourne. From 345 Houses to 1,434 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near South Melbourne is on Stayz.

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

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

  • South Melbourne Market: 2,189 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne Central: 2,189 holiday rentals
  • St. Kilda Beach: 2,201 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne Cricket Ground: 2,195 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne City Marina: 2,180 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around South Melbourne 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 South Melbourne?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 345 Houses in South Melbourne. Our other popular types of South Melbourne holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,434 holiday houses
  • Villas: 9 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 South Melbourne?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 572 holiday homes with pool available in South Melbourne. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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