Destination guide

Why people love visiting culturally rich Frankston

Enjoy the culture and other features of Frankston. Travelers like the golfing, biking and spas in this welcoming and relaxing city. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Frankston

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Frankston a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mornington Country Golf Course (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • B'Darra Estate Vinyard (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Barmah Park Wines (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Devil Bend Golf Club (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Dromana Estate Winery (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Woodlands Golf Club (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Frankston

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 78°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Frankston

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Frankston is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mornington Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Karrawingi Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Rm Hooper Oval (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Half Moon Bay (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Sandringham Beach (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Police Paddocks Reserve (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Frankston

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 31.3 mi (50.4 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 36 mi (58 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Melbourne Leawarra Station. Catch a ride on the metro at Frankston Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Frankston?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 214 vacation rentals near Frankston. From 136 Houses to 30 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 Frankston for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Melbourne Leawarra Station: 964 vacation rentals
  • Frankston Arts Centre: 1,006 vacation rentals
  • Monash University: 2,330 vacation rentals
  • Royal Melbourne Golf Club: 2,355 vacation rentals
  • St. Kilda Beach: 2,212 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Frankston 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 Frankston?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 136 Houses in Frankston. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Frankston include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 30 rentals available
  • Villas: 4 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 Frankston?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 51 vacation rentals with pool available in Frankston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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