Destination guide

The historical city of Drysdale awaits you

Enjoy the history and other features of Drysdale. This welcoming city is known for its cycling, bars and restaurants. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Drysdale

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Drysdale a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • McGlashan's Wallington Estate (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Adventure Park Geelong (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Portarlington Golf Club (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Queenscliff Golf Course (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Lonsdale Golf Club (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Barwon Heads Golf Club (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Drysdale

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Drysdale is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Portarlington Recreation Reserve (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Portarlington Waterfront (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Point Lonsdale Beach (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Port Phillip Heads Marine National Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Lake Connwarre (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Raffs Beach (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Drysdale

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon), the closest airport, located 12.3 mi (19.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), which is 34.9 mi (56.2 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Drysdale Station.

Where to stay near Drysdale?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 686 holiday rentals near Drysdale. From 551 Houses to 39 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Drysdale for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Drysdale Station: 2,204 holiday rentals
  • Sorrento Front Beach: 3,207 holiday rentals
  • Portarlington Waterfront: 1,541 holiday rentals
  • Portsea Back Beach: 3,069 holiday rentals
  • Point Impossible Nudist Beach: 1,635 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 551 Houses in Drysdale. Our other popular types of Drysdale holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 39 holiday houses
  • Villas: 8 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 22 holiday houses

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 Drysdale?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 54 holiday homes with pool available in Drysdale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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