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Enjoy holiday homes to rent in Mount Martha

If you’re looking for a seaside town with crystal-blue ocean waters, soft sands and easy access to all the amenities of a nearby major city, Mount Martha may be the place for you. From holiday homes to rent you can enjoy a bathing beach, boardwalk, outdoor natural adventures, delectable local cuisine and delicacies, water sports and panoramic views of the entire region. Whether it’s for a family holiday, a business trip, a romantic getaway or any other travel purpose, this region has all the makings for an unforgettable holiday.


Sightseeing in and around Mount Martha

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Mount Martha has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dromana Estate Winery (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Barmah Park Wines (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Mornington Country Golf Course (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Devil Bend Golf Club (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Foxeys Hangout (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Port Phillip Estate (6.2 mi / 10 km)
Outdoor activities

Outdoor activities near holiday homes in Mount Martha

Outdoor adventures are abundant near Mount Martha holiday homes. The Pillars are a popular destination for swimming in turquoise waters, snorkelling and diving. Mount Martha Public Park offers picnic facilities, fields for the kids and a spacious open parkland. Fairbairn Bushland Reserve is good for a bushwalk where you can see natural flora and fauna in their wild surroundings. Sunshine Reserve offers a number of hiking trails, calm pools of water for kayaking and a creek running through natural surroundings.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Mount Martha

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Mount Martha is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mornington Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Heronswood Garden (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Karrawingi Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Redhill Recreation Reserve (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Rm Hooper Oval (6.7 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Arthurs Seat State Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Mount Martha

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon), the closest airport, located 34.1 mi (54.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), which is 38.6 mi (62.1 km) away.

How to get around

Travel to your Mount Martha holiday accommodation

Getting to your Mount Martha holiday accommodation starts with flying into Melbourne or Avalon, the nearest airports. From here you can take a train or bus into town, both of which offer a relaxing way to experience the local countryside. Taxi cabs are also available. For those who enjoy driving, a car hire gives you the ability to travel around and see what you want, when you want. Many local attractions offer hiking and cycling trails, and a nature walk is a popular way to view the local sights.

Food & drink 

Experience regional cuisine in Mount Martha

Regional cuisine near Mount Martha holiday homes to rent includes many of the things that mark the Victoria region, like dim sum, a traditional Chinese dish that was actually invented in this area. The region is a popular wine producer, and you must experience local red and white vintages while you’re here. Craft beer is also favored in the area, especially porters and pale ales. Finally, you can try street foods like meat pie made from ground meat, potatoes and gravy inside a savoury pastry crust.

Essential info

Key facts about Mount Martha holiday rentals

Where the coastland meets the surrounding bushland, Mount Martha holiday homes are a popular destination for those seeking something less commercial and more scenic. The town offers safe swimming beaches, white-sand stretches, rocky cliffs and a peak that rises 160 metres into the air. For those who want more-modern amenities, there is a small commercial centre in town where you can shop and dine, or you can take a trip to nearby Melbourne. Australian English is the dominant language, and the hospitality industry is the primary driver of the local economy.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Mount Martha?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 960 holiday rentals around Mount Martha. From 846 holiday houses to 68 flats & 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 around Mount Martha is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Mornington Peninsula National Park: 2,979 holiday rentals
  • Portsea Back Beach: 2,805 holiday rentals
  • Pennisula Hot Springs: 2,704 holiday rentals
  • Redhill Recreation Reserve: 3,393 holiday rentals
  • Phillip Island Winery: 1,913 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mount Martha 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 Mount Martha?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 846 Houses in Mount Martha. Our other popular types of Mount Martha holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 68 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 47 holiday houses
  • Villas: 11 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mount Martha?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 205 holiday homes with pool available in Mount Martha. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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