Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Cheltenham

Learn about the unique charm of Cheltenham with a stay in a holiday home rental. Travellers especially like the shopping, cafes and golfing in this welcoming and walkable city. St. Kilda Beach and Melbourne Cricket Ground are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Cheltenham

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Cheltenham a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Victoria Golf Club (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Royal Melbourne Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Woodlands Golf Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cheltenham

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Cheltenham. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Kilda Beach (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Luna Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (10.3 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Half Moon Bay (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Sandringham Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Green Point (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Cheltenham

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), the closest airport, located 18.6 mi (29.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 23.3 mi (37.6 km) away.

You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Cheltenham Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Cheltenham?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 766 vacation rentals near Cheltenham. From 467 flats & apartments to 241 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Cheltenham for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Cheltenham?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Cheltenham. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Victoria Golf Club: 2,132 vacation rentals
  • Southland Shopping Centre: 2,147 vacation rentals
  • Cheltenham Station: 2,150 vacation rentals
  • Melbourne Central: 1,948 vacation rentals
  • Melbourne City Marina: 1,925 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cheltenham listed on Vrbo UK 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 Flats in Cheltenham?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 467 Flats in Cheltenham. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cheltenham include:

  • Houses: 241 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 52 rentals available
  • Studios: 489 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Cheltenham?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 105 vacation rentals with pool available in Cheltenham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.