Destination guide

The charming city of Mount Dandenong awaits you

Enjoy the temples and other features of Mount Dandenong. This city's hiking, gardens and mountain views attract many visitors, and its romantic and scenic location add to the charm. Dandenong Ranges National Park and Puffing Billy Steam Train are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Mount Dandenong

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Mount Dandenong a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Monbulk Winery (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Payne's Rise Wines (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Killara Park Estate (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • The Eastern Golf Club (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Mount Dandenong

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

  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • SkyHigh Mount Dandenong (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Olinda Falls (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • National Rhododendron Gardens (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Alfred Nicolas Gardens (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Grants Picnic Area (3.7 mi / 6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Mount Dandenong

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), the closest airport, located 25.9 mi (41.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 29.8 mi (47.9 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Mount Dandenong, VIC, AU?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 196 vacation rentals around Mount Dandenong. From 77 house rentals to 13 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Mount Dandenong?

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

  • SkyHigh Mount Dandenong: 792 vacation rentals
  • William Ricketts Sanctuary: 787 vacation rentals
  • Monash University: 2,591 vacation rentals
  • Monash Medical Centre Clayton: 2,599 vacation rentals
  • Killara Park Estate: 476 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mount Dandenong listed on Vrbo 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 Houses in Mount Dandenong?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 77 Houses in Mount Dandenong. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mount Dandenong include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 13 rentals available
  • Villas: 11 rentals available
  • Cabins: 55 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Mount Dandenong?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 14 vacation rentals with pool available in Mount Dandenong. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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