Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Parkdale

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Parkdale. This city is welcoming and walkable, recognized for its cafés, shopping and spas. St. Kilda Beach and Melbourne Cricket Ground are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Parkdale

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Parkdale 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:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Woodlands Golf Club (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Victoria Golf Club (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Royal Melbourne Golf Club (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Parkdale

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Parkdale is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Kilda Beach (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Luna Park (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (12.6 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Half Moon Bay (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Sandringham Beach (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Green Point (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)

Transportation to and around Parkdale

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 20.9 mi (33.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 25.6 mi (41.3 km) away.

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

Where to stay around Parkdale?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 309 vacation rentals near Parkdale. From 114 Houses to 144 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 Parkdale for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Parkdale?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 114 Houses in Parkdale. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Parkdale include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 144 rentals available
  • Villas: 6 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 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 Parkdale?

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