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Book a vacation rental for your Fairfield getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Fairfield with a stay in a private vacation home. One of the city's many top draws is its golfing. Melbourne Cricket Ground and St. Kilda Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Fairfield

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Fairfield has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Melbourne Zoo (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Fairfield Boathouse (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Yarra Bend Golf Course (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Studley Park Boathouse (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Collingwood Children's Farm (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Fairfield

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Fairfield. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Kilda Beach (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Luna Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Yarra Bend Park (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Batman Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Fitzroy Gardens (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Fairfield

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 7.6 mi (12.2 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 12.1 mi (19.5 km) away.

Catch a ride on the metro at Fairfield Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

Where to stay around Fairfield?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,012 vacation rentals near Fairfield. From 347 Houses to 1,508 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 Fairfield for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Melbourne Central: 2,230 vacation rentals
  • Melbourne's GPO: 2,244 vacation rentals
  • Melbourne City Marina: 2,234 vacation rentals
  • Southern Cross Station: 2,237 vacation rentals
  • Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre: 2,239 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 347 Houses in Fairfield. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Fairfield include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,508 rentals available
  • Villas: 8 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 Fairfield?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 633 vacation rentals with pool available in Fairfield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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