Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Cheltenham

Experience the unique character of Cheltenham with a stay in a vacation home rental. Travelers like the shopping, cafés and golfing in this welcoming and walkable city. St. Kilda Beach and Melbourne Cricket Ground 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.


Sightseeing in and around Cheltenham

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Cheltenham a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Victoria Golf Club (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Royal Melbourne Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Woodlands Golf Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Cheltenham

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Cheltenham. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Kilda Beach (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Luna Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (10.3 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Half Moon Bay (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Sandringham Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Green Point (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)

Transportation to and around Cheltenham

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), the closest airport, located 18.6 mi (29.9 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 (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 23.3 mi (37.6 km) away.

You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Cheltenham Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

Where to stay around Cheltenham?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 815 holiday lettings near Cheltenham. From 215 Houses to 493 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 Cheltenham is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Cheltenham?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 215 Houses in Cheltenham. Our other popular types of Cheltenham holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 493 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 8 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 Cheltenham?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 149 holiday homes with pool available in Cheltenham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.