Destination guide

The friendly area of Box Hill awaits your stay

Learn about the unique charm of Box Hill with a stay in a holiday home rental. Travellers especially like the spas, coffee shops and sporting events in this welcoming and walkable city. 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

Activities and attractions in and around Box Hill

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Box Hill a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (6.2 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Yarra Bend Golf Course (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Studley Park Boathouse (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Box Hill

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Box Hill is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Kilda Beach (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Luna Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (6.2 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Yarra Bend Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Box Hill

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 14.1 mi (22.7 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 18.4 mi (29.6 km) away.

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

Where to stay near Box Hill?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,814 holiday rentals near Box Hill. From 307 Houses to 1,360 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Box Hill 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 Box Hill?

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

  • Box Hill Central: 2,349 holiday rentals
  • Box Hill Town Hall: 2,331 holiday rentals
  • Box Hill Station: 2,329 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne Central: 2,230 holiday rentals
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park: 750 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Box Hill 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 Box Hill?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 307 Houses in Box Hill. Our other popular types of Box Hill holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,360 holiday houses
  • Villas: 15 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 14 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 Box Hill?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 525 holiday homes with pool available in Box Hill. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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