Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Cheltenham

Experience the unique character of Cheltenham with a stay in a vacation home rental. Travelers like the shopping, cafés and golfing in this welcoming and walkable city. 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 Cheltenham

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Cheltenham a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Victoria Golf Club (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Royal Melbourne Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Woodlands Golf Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cheltenham

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Cheltenham. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Kilda Beach (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Luna Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (10.3 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Half Moon Bay (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Sandringham Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Green Point (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Cheltenham

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), the closest airport, located 18.6 mi (29.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 23.3 mi (37.6 km) away.

You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Cheltenham Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

Where to stay around Cheltenham?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 752 vacation rentals near Cheltenham. From 209 Houses to 9 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Cheltenham for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Cheltenham?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 209 Houses in Cheltenham. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cheltenham include:

  • Bungalows: 9 rentals available
  • Cabins: 9 rentals available
  • Cottages: 9 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Cheltenham?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 120 vacation rentals with pool available in Cheltenham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.