Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of St Kilda

Enjoy the theater scene and other features of St Kilda. Renowned for its beaches, restaurants and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. St. Kilda Beach and Luna Park are just a couple of the must-sees. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around St Kilda

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes St Kilda a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • St. Kilda Sea Baths (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • St Kilda Pier (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Albert Park Golf Course (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Sidney Myer Music Bowl (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)

Seasonal weather averages in St Kilda

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 78°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in St Kilda

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, St Kilda is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Kilda Beach (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Luna Park (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Elwood Beach (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Albert Park Lake (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • South Melbourne Beach (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around St Kilda

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 10.6 mi (17.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 15.3 mi (24.7 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around St Kilda?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 2,273 house rentals around St Kilda. From 374 Houses to 1,731 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around St Kilda is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to St Kilda?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in St Kilda. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • St. Kilda Sea Baths: 2,477 home rentals
  • St Kilda Pier: 2,469 home rentals
  • Palais Theatre: 2,468 home rentals
  • Acland Street: 2,470 home rentals
  • Alma Park: 2,458 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around St Kilda listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in St Kilda?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 374 Houses in St Kilda. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in St Kilda include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,731 lodging choices
  • Villas: 13 lodging choices
  • Townhouses: 86 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in St Kilda?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 702 vacation homes with pool available in St Kilda.