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 features

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.

Can I find a vacation rental around Cockatoo?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 162 vacation rentals near Cockatoo. From 58 cottages to 129 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Cockatoo for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Cottages in Cockatoo?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 58 Cottages in Cockatoo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cockatoo include:

  • Houses: 129 rentals available
  • Cabins: 58 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 58 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Cockatoo?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 10 vacation rentals with pool available in Cockatoo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.