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Enjoy Safety Beach holiday homes to rent

Nestled within the bayside suburbs of Melbourne in the Australian state of Victoria, Safety Beach is an ideal place to take a weekend holiday or indulge in an extended stay. Whether you are bringing the family, looking for a retreat for two or just needing some time away for yourself, Safety Beach offers great holiday homes to rent that can fit all of your needs.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Safety Beach

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Safety Beach a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Foxeys Hangout (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Main Ridge Winery (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Eldridge Estate of Red Hill (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Port Phillip Estate (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Dromana Estate Winery (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Ten Minutes By Tractor Wine Co (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
Outdoor activities

Enjoy nature near Safety Beach holiday homes

Safety Beach holiday rentals feature a plethora of natural environments to explore. Tassells Cove provides a quality hiking and walking area that is also pet friendly, so you can bring your 4-legged family members for some exercise. Fishing is easy at Safety Beach as visitors can cast a fishing line right off the pier or take a ride out onto the water in a chartered fishing boat. Swimming and surfing are outstanding ways to spend your time during your stay in Safety Beach. The beautifully clear and calm waters are perfect for a beginning swimmer or boarding enthusiast.

Weather

Seasonal weather in Safety Beach

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Safety Beach

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Safety Beach. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Heronswood Garden (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Redhill Recreation Reserve (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Arthurs Seat State Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Karrawingi Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Mornington Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Rm Hooper Oval (8 mi / 12.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Safety Beach

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon), the closest airport, located 34.7 mi (55.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), which is 41 mi (66 km) away.

How to get around

Getting to holiday homes in Safety Beach

There are several options available for you to arrive at holiday rentals in Safety Beach. Most people will fly into Melbourne Airport, which is located about 85 km north or a little more than an hour away by car. Safety beach is easily accessible from here via bus, train, taxi or car hire. Once in town, the nearby bustling town of Mornington is only about a 15-minute drive away.

Food & drink 

Sample a variety of food options in Safety Beach

Outdoor activities will help you work up an appetite during your holiday stay in Safety Beach. Thankfully there are many dining options available for those staying in holiday rentals. Several locations offer vegan and vegetarian-friendly food along with gluten-free options. You won’t even have to leave the beach to get your food as many restaurants offer delivery ranging from pizza to pad thai. Simply meet the minimum delivery order price, order your food and continue your holiday fun while waiting for your meal to arrive. Most establishments offer takeaways as well. Wine lovers can take a tour of the nearby vineyards scattered around the beach, then have a light lunch or dinner that includes samples of the wine. End your evening by relaxing at your holiday home after you purchase a delightful dessert from one of the beach bakeries, ice creameries or cafes.

Make the most of your budget

Safety Beach features holiday rentals on a budget

You don’t need to worry about sending too much at holiday homes in Safety Beach as accommodations are available to fit any budget. You can spend your time enjoying the beauty of the pristine sand and refreshing water and eat sumptuous food without draining your financial resources. Safety Beach offers a fun and relaxing holiday getaway for everyone.

Family friendly

Family fun near Safety Beach holiday homes

You won’t need to leave the children at home when booking holiday accommodation in Safety Beach. Activities are available for everyone, regardless of age or activity level. Arts and crafts rooms open their doors to parents and children alike for crafting, drawing and painting. If you’re looking for some high-octane exercise, laser tag or beachside basketball might be the way to go. Horse lovers can ride or help feed the animals at a nearby equestrian centre. The possibilities are endless when it comes to family activities in Safety Beach.

Where to stay near Safety Beach?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,275 holiday rentals near Safety Beach. From 1,022 Houses to 85 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 Safety Beach is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Martha Cove: 3,712 holiday rentals
  • Sorrento Front Beach: 3,220 holiday rentals
  • Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit: 1,859 holiday rentals
  • Mornington Peninsula National Park: 3,116 holiday rentals
  • Portsea Back Beach: 3,083 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Safety Beach 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 Safety Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,022 Houses in Safety Beach. Our other popular types of Safety Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 85 holiday houses
  • Villas: 20 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 53 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 Safety Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 259 holiday homes with pool available in Safety Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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