Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your South Geelong getaway

Learn about the unique charm of South Geelong with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in South Geelong

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes South Geelong a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Geelong Golf Course (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Saint Regis Winery (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Waterworld (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Warbird Air Adventures (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Adventure Park Geelong (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Thirteenth Beach Golf Links (9.3 mi / 15 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in South Geelong

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, South Geelong is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Geelong Botanical Gardens (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Steampacket Gardens (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Balyang Sanctuary (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Rippleside Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Lake Connwarre (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Jirrahlinga Koala and Wildlife Sanctuary (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around South Geelong

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon), the closest airport, located 11.4 mi (18.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), which is 42.1 mi (67.8 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is South Geelong Station.

Where to stay near South Geelong?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 239 holiday rentals near South Geelong. From 163 Houses to 36 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 South Geelong is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Little Creatures Brewery: 1,197 holiday rentals
  • Anglesea Surf Beach: 1,485 holiday rentals
  • Portarlington Waterfront: 1,541 holiday rentals
  • Point Impossible Nudist Beach: 1,601 holiday rentals
  • Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus: 1,271 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around South Geelong 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 South Geelong?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 163 Houses in South Geelong. Our other popular types of South Geelong holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 36 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 7 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 7 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in South Geelong?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 40 holiday homes with pool available in South Geelong. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.