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Experience Albert Park in holiday homes to rent

Within the city of Melbourne, you’ll find the inner suburb of Albert Park. It’s just 3 km south of the city’s primary business district, and it’s packed full of exciting attractions that travellers can enjoy. For the most part, this neighbourhood is known for its historical buildings, terraced houses and wide roads. Additionally, you’ll find several cafes and parks alongside exotic trees that make it the perfect destination for travellers looking to relax. With numerous holiday homes to rent, it’s easy to experience all Albert Park has to offer for yourself.

Outdoor activities

Outdoor adventure by your Albert Park holiday accommodation

No matter where you book your holiday accommodation in Albert Park, you’ll be close to something fun to do outdoors. Albert Park Lake is one of the most popular destinations in the area. Whether you’re looking to go walking, cycling or venturing out into the water on a boat, this lake area can provide the recreation and relaxation you want. Additionally, you can play some holes on the park’s public golf course. You may also want to head down to the beach area if you’re looking to swim or relax on the sandy shore.

Day trips

Day trips from Albert Park holiday homes

When you book one of the Albert Park holiday homes, the surrounding local area is just the beginning of what you can explore. Because of its proximity to other popular destinations, it’s not uncommon for travellers to take day trips during their stay. About 140 kilometres away, you’ll find Phillip Island. If you visit during sunset, you can see a parade of penguins waddle up the coast. The Dandenong Ranges are a bit closer to Albert Park, just 40 kilometres or so to the east, where you’ll find mountain paths and a vibrant forest that’s especially colourful during autumn. If you’re looking for a more scenic seaside escape, Mornington Peninsula is just a 90-minute drive from Albert Park. Here, you’ll find soft sands, calm beaches and even some hot springs. You may also want to visit Ballarat, which is about 150 kilometres away. This city is notable for the sheer number of historical buildings still standing, so history lovers are bound to have a memorable experience.

How to get around

Transport to Albert Park holiday homes

When you’re looking to get to Albert Park holiday homes, you need to focus on getting to Melbourne. Tullamarine Airport is just 26 km from the neighbourhood, so flying in will cover most of the travel. There are multiple bus services that can take you the rest of the way, or you can hire a taxi. Taking the tram or car hire is an option as well, but once you get to Albert Park, you don’t have to worry too much about public transport. The neighbourhood is largely walkable, so you can easily traverse it on foot or on a bike. Cycling is actually quite convenient considering the abundance of segregated cycle facilities.


Events near Albert Park holiday rentals

When you’re booking one of the holiday rentals in Albert Park, consider when you want to make your trip. If you visit in March, you can attend the Australian Grand Prix. The Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit has been home to the race for over 2 decades and is conveniently located within Albert Park. This Formula One racing event is an iconic aspect of Albert Park and Melbourne in general. Plus, seeing the high-speed racers tear through the track is an unforgettable experience. If you’re looking for an event you can participate in yourself, you can try the Albert Melbourne Parkrun. Every Saturday morning by the Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre, you can take on this run for yourself to meet people and get some exercise while travelling through the scenic Coot Picnic area.

Where to stay near Albert Park?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 307 holiday rentals near Albert Park. From 256 Condos/Apartments to 37 Houses, 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 Albert Park is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Albert Park? offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Albert Park. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Albert Park Lake: 2,459 holiday rentals
  • ISKCON Melbourne (Hare Krishna Temple): 2,453 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne Sports & Aquatic Centre: 2,455 holiday rentals
  • South Melbourne Beach: 2,448 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne Cricket Ground: 2,453 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Albert Park listed on 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 Condos/Apartments in Albert Park?

Yes, of course. offers 256 Condos/Apartments in Albert Park. Our other popular types of Albert Park holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 37 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 2 holiday houses
  • Studios: 262 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Albert Park?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 69 holiday homes with pool available in Albert Park. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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