Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Brunswick

Enjoy the area's art galleries, entertainment and churches and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Brunswick. This welcoming and walkable city entices travelers with its cafés and shopping. Melbourne Cricket Ground and St. Kilda Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Brunswick

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Brunswick a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Melbourne Zoo (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • State Netball Hockey Centre (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Melbourne City Baths (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Fairfield Boathouse (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Melbourne Star Observation Wheel (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Brunswick

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Brunswick is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Kilda Beach (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Luna Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Princes Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Royal Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Batman Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Brunswick

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 4.4 mi (7.1 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 9.1 mi (14.6 km) away.

It's easy to get around Brunswick by catching a ride on the metro at Brunswick Station, Anstey Station or Jewell Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Brunswick?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,117 vacation rentals near Brunswick. From 333 Houses to 1,621 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Brunswick for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Anstey Station: 2,349 vacation rentals
  • Melbourne Central: 2,368 vacation rentals
  • Melbourne's GPO: 2,370 vacation rentals
  • Melbourne City Marina: 2,361 vacation rentals
  • Southern Cross Station: 2,362 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Brunswick listed on HomeAway 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 Brunswick?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 333 Houses in Brunswick. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Brunswick include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,621 rentals available
  • Villas: 6 rentals available
  • Cabins: 14 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 Brunswick?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 667 vacation rentals with pool available in Brunswick. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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