Destination guide

Delight in the riverfront landscape of Burwood

The parks and riverfront create a pretty picture of Burwood. This welcoming and walkable city entices travellers with its university setting and golfing. Melbourne Cricket Ground and St. Kilda Beach 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 and attractions in Burwood

Do you want to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Burwood a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Studley Park Boathouse (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Yarra Bend Golf Course (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Collingwood Children's Farm (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Burwood

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

  • St. Kilda Beach (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Luna Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Yarra Bend Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Fitzroy Gardens (7.4 mi / 12 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Burwood

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), the closest airport, located 14.4 mi (23.2 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 19 mi (30.5 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Burwood?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,207 holiday rentals around Burwood. From 1,732 flats & apartments to 307 holiday houses, 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 Burwood is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Deakin University: 2,512 holiday rentals
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park: 771 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne Cricket Ground: 2,380 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne City Marina: 2,362 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne Central: 2,371 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Burwood 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 Condos/Apartments in Burwood?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 1,732 Condos/Apartments in Burwood. Our other popular types of Burwood holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 307 holiday houses
  • Studios: 1,771 holiday houses
  • Villas: 20 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 Burwood?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 641 holiday homes with pool available in Burwood. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.