Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Ocean Grove, VIC, AU that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $105 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Ocean Grove. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Enjoy a beach life in Ocean Grove

White-crested waves crash onto the sandy shores of Ocean Grove, a lively surf town known for its pristine beaches, golf courses, and first-class wineries. Located on the stunning Bellarine Peninsula, it is a family vacation hot spot with theme parks, snorkeling, and interactive museums only a short walk or drive away from many Ocean Grove vacation rentals. Prolific wildlife along the coast provide excellent bird and seal-watching opportunities, and adventurers can take to the skies in plane and helicopter rides. Nearby lakes provide sheltered swim areas, and the beaches are great places to linger and watch the sunrise over the glistening ocean.

Things to do

A sunken warship and flying foxes in Ocean Grove

In 2009, the HMAS Canberra warship was destroyed off the coast of Ocean Grove, and now attracts scuba divers to explore the wreck and its artificial reef. Adventure Park offers adventurous fun for the whole family. From flying foxes and a raft waterslide to go-karts, paddleboats, and an archery range, there is something to delight and thrill every age range. Ocean Grove vacation rentals are close to Koombahla Park Equestrian Centre where visitors can take riding lessons, and Buckley Park Foreshore where you can swim, explore the dunes, or find a secluded spot on the beach to take a snooze.


Water sports and sky high tours in Ocean Grove

Building sandcastles and beach shacks while seabirds soar overhead is a great way to start a vacation in Ocean Grove. The sand dunes provide a beautiful place to wander _ see if you can spot one of the historic shell middens built by aboriginals 100s of years. Helicopter tours offer spectacular views of the coastline, while horseback riding gives a ground level appreciation of the beauties of Ocean Grove. Divers can explore the wreck of a sunken warship, while water lovers can shriek down waterslides then return home to Ocean Grove vacation rentals to relax before planning their next excursion.


Temperate summers and mild winters

Compared to the rest of Australia, Ocean Grove has much lower daytime temperatures in summer, making outdoor activities a pleasure. With average summer temperatures in the high 60s and low 70s, visitors couldn't ask for better weather to swim, snorkel, dive, and explore the parks and beaches of Ocean Grove. Set on the Bass Strait, it also receives higher winds, so winter days can feel quite cold. Ocean Grove vacation rentals provide a welcoming oasis after days spent wandering a timber maze and playing mini golf in winter, or splashing with the kids at a water theme park in summer.

Natural features

Ocean Grove is a haven for bird watchers

The white-sand beaches of Ocean Grove sit facing the vast expanse of Bass Strait, only a 2-hour drive southeast around Port Phillip Bay from Melbourne, and half an hour southwest of Geelong. The Buckley Park Foreshore Reserve is a stunning vista of windblown sand dunes dotted with more than 90 historic shell middens, piles of shells made by aboriginals over centuries. Bird lovers will find an astounding array of birds to watch, from Fairy Penguins and Oystercatchers to Hooded Plovers and Short Tailed Shearwater Australasian Gannet.

How to get there

Transportation to and around Ocean Grove

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon), located 16.4 mi (26.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), which is 41.6 mi (67 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Ocean Grove, VIC, AU?

Our 2022 property listings offer a large selection of 894 vacation rentals around Ocean Grove. From 808 house rentals to 75 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent Houses in Ocean Grove?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 808 Houses in Ocean Grove. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ocean Grove include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 75 rentals available
  • Cottages: 19 rentals available
  • Cabins: 19 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ocean Grove?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 109 vacation rentals with pool available in Ocean Grove. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.