Destination guide

The tranquil area of Upwey awaits your stay

The gardens and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Upwey. This relaxing city has many special qualities. Puffing Billy Steam Train and Dandenong Ranges National Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Upwey

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Upwey a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Monbulk Winery (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Payne's Rise Wines (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Killara Park Estate (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Rayners Stone Fruit Orchard (14 mi / 22.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Upwey

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Upwey is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • 1000 Steps Kokoda Walk (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Sherbrooke Forest (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Alfred Nicolas Gardens (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Grants Picnic Area (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • National Rhododendron Gardens (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)

Traveling to and around Upwey

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), the closest airport, located 26.6 mi (42.8 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 30.9 mi (49.7 km) away.

You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Upwey Station to easily navigate the city.

Where to stay around Upwey?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 222 holiday lettings near Upwey. From 86 Houses to 16 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 Upwey is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Nar Nar Goon Station: 130 holiday lettings
  • Melbourne Menzies Creek Station: 458 holiday lettings
  • Berwick Station: 403 holiday lettings
  • Box Hill Hospital: 2,290 holiday lettings
  • Melbourne Leawarra Station: 939 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 86 Houses in Upwey. Our other popular types of Upwey holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 59 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 Upwey?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 16 holiday homes with pool available in Upwey. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.