Destination guide

Book a holiday rental for your Cockatoo getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Cockatoo with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Puffing Billy Steam Train and Dandenong Ranges National Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Cockatoo

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Cockatoo a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Monbulk Winery (5.7 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Rayners Stone Fruit Orchard (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Payne's Rise Wines (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Killara Park Estate (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Bulong Estate (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Cockatoo

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Cockatoo. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Grants Picnic Area (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Sherbrooke Forest (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Alfred Nicolas Gardens (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • National Rhododendron Gardens (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Olinda Falls (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Cockatoo

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Cockatoo Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Cockatoo?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 180 holiday rentals around Cockatoo. From 63 Houses to 13 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 Cockatoo is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Cockatoo Station: 394 holiday rentals
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park: 830 holiday rentals
  • Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary: 447 holiday rentals
  • Puffing Billy Steam Train: 664 holiday rentals
  • Dandenong Plaza: 2,598 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cockatoo 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 Cockatoo?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 63 Houses in Cockatoo. Our other popular types of Cockatoo holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 13 holiday houses
  • Villas: 4 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 59 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 Cockatoo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 15 holiday homes with pool available in Cockatoo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.