Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Black Rock

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Black Rock. This city has something for everyone. St. Kilda Beach and Melbourne Cricket Ground are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Black Rock

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Black Rock a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Royal Melbourne Golf Club (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Victoria Golf Club (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Woodlands Golf Club (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • St. Kilda Sea Baths (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Black Rock

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Black Rock is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Kilda Beach (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Luna Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Half Moon Bay (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Sandringham Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Green Point (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Black Rock

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), the closest airport, located 18.2 mi (29.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 22.9 mi (36.8 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Black Rock?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 10 vacation rentals near Black Rock. From 7 houses to 2 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Black Rock for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Houses in Black Rock?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 7 Houses in Black Rock. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Black Rock include:

  • Flats: 2 rentals available
  • Studios: 2 rentals available
  • House: 5 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Black Rock?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Black Rock. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.