Destination guide

The secluded city of Waurn Ponds awaits you

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Waurn Ponds. This welcoming city is known for its university setting, seaside and shopping. 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 Waurn Ponds

Do you want to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Waurn Ponds has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Saint Regis Winery (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Geelong Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Warbird Air Adventures (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Waterworld (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Bellbrae Estate Winery (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Torquay Golf Club (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Waurn Ponds

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Waurn Ponds is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Balyang Sanctuary (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Steampacket Gardens (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Geelong Botanical Gardens (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Rippleside Park (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Lake Connwarre (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Bell's Beach (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Waurn Ponds

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon), located 16.1 mi (25.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), which is 47 mi (75.7 km) away.

Where to stay near Waurn Ponds?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 455 holiday rentals near Waurn Ponds. From 307 Houses to 72 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 Waurn Ponds is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Waurn Ponds?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 307 Houses in Waurn Ponds. Our other popular types of Waurn Ponds holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 72 holiday houses
  • Villas: 3 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 13 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 Waurn Ponds?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 62 holiday homes with pool available in Waurn Ponds. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.