Destination guide

The beachside setting of Elwood is ready to explore

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Elwood. This city is well-known for its restaurants and shopping. St. Kilda Beach and Melbourne Cricket Ground are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Elwood

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Elwood a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • St. Kilda Sea Baths (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • St Kilda Pier (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Albert Park Golf Course (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Sidney Myer Music Bowl (4 mi / 6.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Elwood

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Elwood is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Kilda Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Luna Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Elwood Beach (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Albert Park Lake (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Brighton Beach (2.5 mi / 4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Elwood

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), the closest airport, located 11.6 mi (18.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 16.4 mi (26.3 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Elwood?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 2,447 vacation rentals near Elwood. From 398 Houses to 1,869 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 Elwood for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Elwood Beach: 2,633 vacation rentals
  • Melbourne Central: 2,643 vacation rentals
  • St. Kilda Beach: 2,660 vacation rentals
  • Monash University: 2,774 vacation rentals
  • Athenaeum: 2,607 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 398 Houses in Elwood. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Elwood include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,869 rentals available
  • Villas: 22 rentals available
  • Cabins: 12 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 Elwood?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 793 vacation rentals with pool available in Elwood. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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