Destination guide

The friendly city of Glen Waverley awaits you

The area's theatre scene and opera are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Glen Waverley. This welcoming and walkable city entices travellers with its shopping and restaurants. St. Kilda Beach and Melbourne Cricket Ground are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Glen Waverley

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Glen Waverley a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Victoria Golf Club (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Woodlands Golf Club (9 mi / 14.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Glen Waverley

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Glen Waverley is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Kilda Beach (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Luna Park (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Police Paddocks Reserve (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Glen Waverley

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 18.3 mi (29.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 22.8 mi (36.7 km) away.

Walk to nearby metro transport at Glen Waverley Station or Syndal Station and easily see more of the city.

Where to stay near Glen Waverley?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 904 holiday rentals near Glen Waverley. From 280 Houses to 463 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Glen Waverley is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • The Glen Shopping Centre: 2,539 holiday rentals
  • Syndal Station: 2,480 holiday rentals
  • Glen Waverley Station: 2,481 holiday rentals
  • Monash Aquatic and Recreation Centre: 2,485 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne Central: 2,400 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Glen Waverley 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 Glen Waverley?

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 463 holiday houses
  • Villas: 22 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 40 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 Glen Waverley?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 121 holiday homes with pool available in Glen Waverley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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