Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Northcote getaway

The parks and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Northcote. One of the city's many top draws is its restaurants. 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 Northcote

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Northcote has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Melbourne Zoo (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Fairfield Boathouse (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Yarra Bend Golf Course (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Studley Park Boathouse (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Collingwood Children's Farm (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Northcote

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

  • St. Kilda Beach (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Luna Park (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Batman Park (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Princes Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Yarra Bend Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)

Transportation to and around Northcote

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 6.5 mi (10.4 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 10.9 mi (17.6 km) away.

It's easy to get around Northcote by jumping on the metro at Northcote Station, Merri Station or Westgarth Station.

Where to stay around Northcote?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,788 vacation rentals near Northcote. From 321 Houses to 1,326 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 Northcote for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Northcote?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 321 Houses in Northcote. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Northcote include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,326 rentals available
  • Villas: 8 rentals available
  • Cabins: 15 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 Northcote?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 506 vacation rentals with pool available in Northcote. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.