Destination guide

Travel to friendly Sunshine West

Learn about the unique charm of Sunshine West with a stay in a holiday home rental. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its coffee shops and bars. 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 Sunshine West

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Sunshine West a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Melbourne Zoo (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Melbourne Seaplanes (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Melbourne Star Observation Wheel (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Sanctuary Lakes Golf Club (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • State Netball Hockey Centre (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Sunshine West

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sunshine West is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Kilda Beach (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Luna Park (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Altona Beach (5.6 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Westgate Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Sandridge Beach (7 mi / 11.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Sunshine West

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), the closest airport, located 6.7 mi (10.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 8.8 mi (14.2 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Sunshine West?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,689 holiday rentals around Sunshine West. From 229 Houses to 1,361 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 around Sunshine West is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Melbourne Central: 2,243 holiday rentals
  • St. Kilda Beach: 2,258 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne Cricket Ground: 2,249 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne City Marina: 2,235 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne's GPO: 2,197 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sunshine West 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 Sunshine West?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 229 Houses in Sunshine West. Our other popular types of Sunshine West holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,361 holiday houses
  • Villas: 3 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 9 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 Sunshine West?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 590 holiday homes with pool available in Sunshine West. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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