Destination guide

The friendly city of Thomastown awaits you

Experience the unique character of Thomastown with a stay in a vacation home rental. This welcoming city allures visitors with its bars and restaurants. Melbourne Cricket Ground and St. Kilda Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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 Thomastown

Are you hoping to discover 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 Thomastown a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Melbourne Zoo (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Northern Golf Club (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Fairfield Boathouse (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • State Netball Hockey Centre (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Yarra Bend Golf Course (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Thomastown

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Thomastown is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Kilda Beach (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Luna Park (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Martin Reserve (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Seabrook Reserve (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Progress Reserve (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)

Traveling to and around Thomastown

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 6.8 mi (10.9 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 8.8 mi (14.1 km) away.

Utilize the area's public transportation and catch a ride on the metro at Thomastown Station or Keon Park Station to more easily navigate the city.

Where to stay around Thomastown?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,957 vacation rentals near Thomastown. From 190 Houses to 26 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Thomastown for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Thomastown?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 190 Houses in Thomastown. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Thomastown include:

  • Bungalows: 26 rentals available
  • Cabins: 26 rentals available
  • Cottages: 26 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 Thomastown?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 703 vacation rentals with pool available in Thomastown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.