Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your The Patch getaway

Experience the unique character of The Patch with a stay in a vacation home rental. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Puffing Billy Steam Train and Dandenong Ranges National Park 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.


Activities and attractions in The Patch

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes The Patch a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Monbulk Winery (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Payne's Rise Wines (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Killara Park Estate (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Rayners Stone Fruit Orchard (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Coldstream Hill Winery (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of The Patch

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, The Patch is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Grants Picnic Area (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Sherbrooke Forest (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Alfred Nicolas Gardens (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • National Rhododendron Gardens (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Olinda Falls (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around The Patch

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), the closest airport, located 29.7 mi (47.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 33.8 mi (54.4 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around The Patch, VIC, AU?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 190 vacation rentals around The Patch. From 70 house rentals to 9 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 The Patch?

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

  • Monash University: 2,330 vacation rentals
  • Monash Medical Centre Clayton: 2,345 vacation rentals
  • Killara Park Estate: 466 vacation rentals
  • 1000 Steps Kokoda Walk: 1,200 vacation rentals
  • SkyHigh Mount Dandenong: 725 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around The Patch 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 The Patch?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 70 Houses in The Patch. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in The Patch include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 9 rentals available
  • Villas: 11 rentals available
  • Cabins: 62 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 The Patch?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 13 vacation rentals with pool available in The Patch. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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