Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your South Geelong getaway

Learn about the unique charm of South Geelong with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in South Geelong

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes South Geelong a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Geelong Golf Course (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Saint Regis Winery (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Waterworld (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Warbird Air Adventures (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Adventure Park Geelong (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Thirteenth Beach Golf Links (9.3 mi / 15 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in South Geelong

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, South Geelong 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 center:

  • Geelong Botanical Gardens (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Steampacket Gardens (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Balyang Sanctuary (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Rippleside Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Lake Connwarre (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Jirrahlinga Koala and Wildlife Sanctuary (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around South Geelong

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon), the closest airport, located 11.4 mi (18.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), which is 42.1 mi (67.8 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is South Geelong Station.

Where to stay around South Geelong, VIC, AU?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 224 vacation rentals near South Geelong. From 149 house rentals to 37 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near South Geelong are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • Point Impossible Nudist Beach: 1,646 vacation rentals
  • Raffs Beach: 2,573 vacation rentals
  • Port Phillip Heads Marine National Park: 3,008 vacation rentals
  • Eastern Beach Swimming Enclosure: 1,141 vacation rentals
  • You Yangs Regional Park: 165 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around South Geelong 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 South Geelong?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 149 Houses in South Geelong. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in South Geelong include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 37 rentals available
  • Cabins: 6 rentals available
  • Cottages: 6 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in South Geelong?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 36 vacation rentals with pool available in South Geelong. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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