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Explore Red Hill in holiday homes to rent

Located in the hinterland of the Mornington Peninsula, Red Hill is a quiet rural community with excellent wineries, delicious farm-to-table restaurants and charming farms to experience on a spectacular trip. Holiday homes to rent in Red Hill offer you peace and quiet near some of the best attractions this town has to offer.

History

Historic sites near Red Hill holiday homes

Red Hill boasts numerous heritage sites for families and history buffs to enjoy. Holiday homes are available near places like the Pine Ridge Car Museum, a large museum with a range of cars, motorcycles, bowsers and automotive memorabilia in an old garage, and Red Hill Estate, a vast estate and winery with expansive grounds and a restaurant. You could also visit the Main Ridge Estate, a historic estate and winery with a beautiful garden, Sunday lunches and jazz shows.

Things to do

Things to do near Red Hill holiday rentals

Holiday homes in Red Hill put you within reach of charming attractions and art galleries to explore during your stay. The Red Hill Gallery exhibits local and regional artwork in a variety of artistic mediums, and the Art Shed showcases unusual works from local artists in a renovated apple shed including metal sculptures, painted silks and handmade furniture. You may also enjoy the Giddy Bullfrog Gallery, offering Australian crafts and a tearoom with a variety of unique artwork, and the White Hill Gallery, a gallery with exhibitions of local artwork and workshops.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Red Hill

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Red Hill a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Foxeys Hangout (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Eldridge Estate of Red Hill (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Main Ridge Winery (1.6 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Port Phillip Estate (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Paringa Estate (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Ten Minutes By Tractor Wine Co (2.5 mi / 4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Red Hill

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Red Hill is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Redhill Recreation Reserve (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Arthurs Seat State Park (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Heronswood Garden (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Karrawingi Park (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Rm Hooper Oval (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Mornington Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Red Hill

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon), the closest airport, located 37.5 mi (60.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), which is 44.4 mi (71.5 km) away.

Food & drink 

Gourmet cuisine in Red Hill

The compact microregion of Red Hill offers an incredible variety of wineries, vineyards, restaurants, artisan producers and orchards. Vines and olive groves across the hillsides are ideal for farm-to-table dining, and plenty of wine tours are available to experience the unique culinary culture. For a family-friendly experience, orchards provide organic ciders and non-alcoholic drinks for all ages, and local farms offer dairy, eggs and raw honey from home-raised animals. Whatever your taste, Red Hill is a gourmet destination with a variety of restaurants, wineries and eateries near holiday homes in the area.

Family friendly

Family fun in Red Hill holiday accommodation

If you’re travelling with kids, you can make the most of the beautiful Red Hill scenery for some fun and adventure. Holiday homes are available near places like the Sunny Ridge Strawberry Farm, where you can pick your own strawberries and other fruits as well as try fresh-made ice cream and Devonshire tea. Kids will also enjoy Greens Bush, a preserved bushland area with hiking trails teeming with birds, kangaroos, swamp wallabies, ringtail possums, sugar gliders and other native wildlife, and Drum Drum Farm, a blueberry farm that allows you to harvest your own blueberries.

Good for couples

Romantic holiday homes in Red Hill

The quaint appeal and quiet atmosphere of Red Hill make it ideal for a romantic couple’s retreat. Holiday homes can be found near places like the Marion Rosetzky Gallery, an art gallery with painted tiles in a range of design and colour combinations along with handcrafted ceramics and jewellery, and Noels Gallery, a cottage, gallery and restaurant with a lavender garden, fine-art displays and handmade crafts. You may also enjoy Red Hill Cool Stores and Gallery, an arts and crafts gallery with local artisan works and gourmet coffee, and Ryland River Winery and Fly Fishing, a winery with a range of exciting wine options, tearooms, picnic facilities and a fly-fishing pond stocked with trout.

Where to stay near Red Hill?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,534 holiday rentals near Red Hill. From 1,264 Houses to 92 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Red Hill for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Redhill Recreation Reserve: 3,759 holiday rentals
  • Main Ridge Winery: 3,782 holiday rentals
  • Eldridge Estate of Red Hill: 3,733 holiday rentals
  • Red Hill Cheese: 3,768 holiday rentals
  • Foxeys Hangout: 3,759 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Red Hill 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 Red Hill?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,264 Houses in Red Hill. Our other popular types of Red Hill holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 92 holiday houses
  • Villas: 21 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 59 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 Red Hill?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 308 holiday homes with pool available in Red Hill. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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