Destination guide

Charming Ferntree Gully will entice you

Experience the unique character of Ferntree Gully with a stay in a vacation home rental. This romantic and welcoming city entices travelers with its bars and coffeehouses. St. Kilda Beach and Melbourne Cricket Ground 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.


Sightseeing in and around Ferntree Gully

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Ferntree Gully a fun place to get away. Here 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 (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Monbulk Winery (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Payne's Rise Wines (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Woodlands Golf Club (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • The Eastern Golf Club (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ferntree Gully

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Ferntree Gully is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Kilda Beach (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Luna Park (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • 1000 Steps Kokoda Walk (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Alfred Nicolas Gardens (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Ferntree Gully

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 23.8 mi (38.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 28 mi (45.1 km) away.

Catch a ride on the metro at Ferntree Gully Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

Where to stay around Ferntree Gully?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 276 vacation rentals near Ferntree Gully. From 112 Houses to 45 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 Ferntree Gully for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Monash University: 2,330 vacation rentals
  • Royal Melbourne Golf Club: 2,355 vacation rentals
  • Monash Medical Centre Clayton: 2,343 vacation rentals
  • Killara Park Estate: 465 vacation rentals
  • 1000 Steps Kokoda Walk: 1,197 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ferntree Gully 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 Ferntree Gully?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 112 Houses in Ferntree Gully. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ferntree Gully include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 45 rentals available
  • Villas: 16 rentals available
  • Cabins: 49 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 Ferntree Gully?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 21 vacation rentals with pool available in Ferntree Gully. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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