Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Rowville

Learn about the unique charm of Rowville with a stay in a private vacation home. This city's spas, shopping and restaurants attract many visitors, and its welcoming and walkable location add to the charm. St. Kilda Beach and Melbourne Cricket Ground are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Rowville

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Rowville 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 (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Woodlands Golf Club (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Monbulk Winery (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Victoria Golf Club (11.3 mi / 18.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Rowville

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

  • St. Kilda Beach (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Luna Park (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Police Paddocks Reserve (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • 1000 Steps Kokoda Walk (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)

Traveling to and around Rowville

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), the closest airport, located 23.3 mi (37.5 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 27.8 mi (44.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Rowville?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 302 holiday lettings near Rowville. From 127 Houses to 50 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 Rowville is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Rod Laver Arena: 2,255 holiday lettings
  • Elwood Beach: 2,275 holiday lettings
  • Fawkner Memorial Park: 2,195 holiday lettings
  • University of Melbourne: 2,216 holiday lettings
  • Box Hill Hospital: 2,330 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 127 Houses in Rowville. Our other popular types of Rowville holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 50 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 48 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 Rowville?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 18 holiday homes with pool available in Rowville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.