Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Sandringham

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Sandringham. This walkable and welcoming city entices travelers with its shopping and restaurants. St. Kilda Beach and Melbourne Cricket Ground are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Sandringham

Do you want to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Sandringham 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:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Royal Melbourne Golf Club (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Victoria Golf Club (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Woodlands Golf Club (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • St. Kilda Sea Baths (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Sandringham

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 78°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Sandringham

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Sandringham is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Kilda Beach (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Luna Park (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Sandringham Beach (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Half Moon Bay (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Green Point (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)

How to get to and around Sandringham

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 16.8 mi (27 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 21.5 mi (34.5 km) away.

Catch a ride on the metro at Sandringham Station to easily navigate the city.

Where to stay around Sandringham?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,458 vacation rentals near Sandringham. From 240 Houses to 1,110 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 Sandringham for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Sandringham?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 240 Houses in Sandringham. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sandringham include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,110 rentals available
  • Villas: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 11 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 Sandringham?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 476 vacation rentals with pool available in Sandringham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.