Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Swan Bay getaway

Experience the unique character of Swan Bay with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city has something for everyone. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Swan Bay

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Swan Bay a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Queenscliff Golf Course (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Lonsdale Golf Club (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • McGlashan's Wallington Estate (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Portarlington Golf Club (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Sorrento Golf Club (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Adventure Park Geelong (8.1 mi / 13 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Swan Bay

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Swan Bay is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Point Lonsdale Beach (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Port Phillip Heads Marine National Park (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Point Nepean National Park (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Portsea Back Beach (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Portarlington Recreation Reserve (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Portarlington Waterfront (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Swan Bay

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon), located 17.3 mi (27.9 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 (MEB-Essendon), which is 37 mi (59.6 km) away.

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

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

  • You Yangs Regional Park: 144 vacation rentals
  • Eastern Beach Swimming Enclosure: 1,112 vacation rentals
  • Point Impossible Nudist Beach: 1,613 vacation rentals
  • Pennisula Hot Springs: 3,008 vacation rentals
  • Sorrento Front Beach: 3,290 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Swan Bay 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 Swan Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,158 Houses in Swan Bay. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Swan Bay include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 107 rentals available
  • Villas: 16 rentals available
  • Cabins: 32 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 Swan Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 245 vacation rentals with pool available in Swan Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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