Destination guide

The friendly city of Glen Waverley awaits you

The area's theater scene and opera are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Glen Waverley. This welcoming and walkable city entices travelers with its shopping and restaurants. St. Kilda Beach and Melbourne Cricket Ground are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Glen Waverley

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Glen Waverley a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Victoria Golf Club (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Woodlands Golf Club (9 mi / 14.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Glen Waverley

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Glen Waverley is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Kilda Beach (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Luna Park (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Police Paddocks Reserve (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Glen Waverley

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 18.3 mi (29.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 22.8 mi (36.7 km) away.

Walk to nearby metro transportation at Glen Waverley Station or Syndal Station and easily see more of the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Glen Waverley?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 844 vacation rentals near Glen Waverley. From 270 Houses to 418 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 Glen Waverley for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • The Glen Shopping Centre: 2,396 vacation rentals
  • Monash Aquatic and Recreation Centre: 2,417 vacation rentals
  • Melbourne Central: 2,285 vacation rentals
  • Melbourne's GPO: 2,263 vacation rentals
  • Melbourne City Marina: 2,255 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Glen Waverley 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 Glen Waverley?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 270 Houses in Glen Waverley. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Glen Waverley include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 418 rentals available
  • Villas: 21 rentals available
  • Cabins: 38 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 Glen Waverley?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 112 vacation rentals with pool available in Glen Waverley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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