Destination guide

Friendly Mitcham will entice you

Learn about the unique charm of Mitcham with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognised for its restaurants, shopping and bars. Melbourne Cricket Ground and St. Kilda Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Mitcham

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Mitcham a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • SEA LIFE Melbourne (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Melbourne Zoo (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Fairfield Boathouse (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Yarra Bend Golf Course (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Mitcham

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Mitcham. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Kilda Beach (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Luna Park (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • 1000 Steps Kokoda Walk (8 mi / 12.9 km)

How to get to and around Mitcham

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 17.6 mi (28.4 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 (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 21.7 mi (34.9 km) away.

Consider catching a ride on the metro at Mitcham Station or Heatherdale Station to easily get around the city.

Where to stay near Mitcham?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 322 holiday rentals near Mitcham. From 125 Houses to 45 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mitcham for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Mitcham?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 125 Houses in Mitcham. Our other popular types of Mitcham holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 45 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 45 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 45 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mitcham?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 37 holiday homes with pool available in Mitcham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.