Destination guide

The friendly area of Doncaster awaits your stay

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Doncaster. Travelers like the shopping, gardens and bars in this welcoming and walkable city. Melbourne Cricket Ground and St. Kilda Beach 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 Doncaster

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Doncaster a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Melbourne Zoo (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Fairfield Boathouse (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Yarra Bend Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Doncaster

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Doncaster. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Kilda Beach (10 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Luna Park (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Yarra Bend Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)

How to get to and around Doncaster

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 13 mi (20.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 17 mi (27.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Doncaster?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,651 holiday lettings near Doncaster. From 280 Houses to 18 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 Doncaster is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Doncaster?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 280 Houses in Doncaster. Our other popular types of Doncaster holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 18 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 Doncaster?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 475 holiday homes with pool available in Doncaster. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.