Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your South Geelong getaway

Learn about the unique charm of South Geelong with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in South Geelong

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes South Geelong a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Geelong Golf Course (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Saint Regis Winery (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Waterworld (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Warbird Air Adventures (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Adventure Park Geelong (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Thirteenth Beach Golf Links (9.3 mi / 15 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in South Geelong

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, South Geelong is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Geelong Botanical Gardens (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Steampacket Gardens (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Balyang Sanctuary (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Rippleside Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Lake Connwarre (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Jirrahlinga Koala and Wildlife Sanctuary (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around South Geelong

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon), the closest airport, located 11.4 mi (18.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), which is 42.1 mi (67.8 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is South Geelong Station.

Where to stay around South Geelong?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 187 holiday lettings near South Geelong. From 132 Houses to 5 Bungalows, 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 South Geelong is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in South Geelong?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 132 Houses in South Geelong. Our other popular types of South Geelong holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 5 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in South Geelong?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 30 holiday homes with pool available in South Geelong. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.