Destination guide

The friendly city of Eltham awaits you

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Eltham. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travellers with its spas and coffee shops. Melbourne Cricket Ground and St. Kilda Beach 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Eltham

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Eltham a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Melbourne Zoo (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Fairfield Boathouse (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Yarra Bend Golf Course (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • The Eastern Golf Club (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Eltham

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Eltham is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Kilda Beach (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Luna Park (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Batman Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Eltham

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 14.2 mi (22.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 17.1 mi (27.5 km) away.

Catch a ride on the metro at Eltham Station to easily navigate the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Eltham?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 307 vacation rentals near Eltham. From 137 flats & apartments to 149 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Eltham for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • Eltham Station: 2,062 vacation rentals
  • Melbourne Central: 1,974 vacation rentals
  • Melbourne City Marina: 1,967 vacation rentals
  • DFO South Wharf: 1,974 vacation rentals
  • Spencer Street Station: 1,975 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 137 Flats in Eltham. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Eltham include:

  • Houses: 149 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 29 rentals available
  • Studios: 143 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 Eltham?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 32 vacation rentals with pool available in Eltham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.