Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Windsor

The area's cathedral and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Windsor. This welcoming and walkable city is known for its cafés, shopping and bars. 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 and attractions in Windsor

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Windsor a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Albert Park Golf Course (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • St Kilda Pier (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • St. Kilda Sea Baths (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Sidney Myer Music Bowl (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Windsor

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Windsor is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Kilda Beach (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Luna Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Albert Park Lake (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Elwood Beach (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • South Melbourne Beach (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)

How to get to and around Windsor

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 10.2 mi (16.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 15 mi (24.1 km) away.

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

Where to stay around Windsor?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,106 holiday lettings near Windsor. From 369 Houses to 1,580 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Windsor is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Windsor?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Windsor. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Sunbury Station: 254 holiday lettings
  • Rod Laver Arena: 2,281 holiday lettings
  • Elwood Beach: 2,300 holiday lettings
  • Fawkner Memorial Park: 2,243 holiday lettings
  • University of Melbourne: 2,272 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Windsor listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Windsor?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 369 Houses in Windsor. Our other popular types of Windsor holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,580 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 15 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Windsor?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 587 holiday homes with pool available in Windsor. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.