Destination guide

Travel to friendly Collingwood

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Collingwood. This walkable and welcoming city entices travelers with its bars and cafés. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Collingwood

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Collingwood has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Collingwood Children's Farm (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Studley Park Boathouse (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Yarra Bend Golf Course (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Melbourne City Baths (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Collingwood

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

  • St. Kilda Beach (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Luna Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Fitzroy Gardens (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Yarra Bend Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Carlton Gardens (1 mi / 1.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Collingwood

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), the closest airport, located 7.1 mi (11.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 11.9 mi (19.1 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Collingwood?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 2,407 vacation rentals near Collingwood. From 373 Houses to 1,859 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 Collingwood for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Melbourne Central: 2,657 vacation rentals
  • St. Kilda Beach: 2,672 vacation rentals
  • Monash University: 2,784 vacation rentals
  • Athenaeum: 2,659 vacation rentals
  • Melbourne's GPO: 2,657 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 373 Houses in Collingwood. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Collingwood include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,859 rentals available
  • Villas: 17 rentals available
  • Cabins: 13 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 Collingwood?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 785 vacation rentals with pool available in Collingwood. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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