Destination guide

Discover arts and culture with Bendigo beach rentals

A Victoria beachfront house near Bendigo offers tons of local culture and modern entertainment. From here, you can tour the historic Central Deborah Gold Mine, visit the Bendigo Art Gallery for international art exhibits both classic and modern in a building that has stood since the 19th century, see classic Gothic architecture in the Sacred Heart Cathedral or learn how pottery is made at Bendigo Pottery. You can travel to the temple at the Great Stupa of Universal Compassion or see the landmark Bendigo Joss House Chinese Temple from your beach house near Bendigo.

Things to do

Attractions near Bendigo holiday rentals

Culture vultures will love the numerous galleries and museums sprinkled around town, including the Bendigo Art Gallery, home to a massive collection of Australian art, and the Golden Dragon Museum, which celebrates the city's Chinese heritage. Rosalind Park, a green space blooming with gardens and a conservatory, is sandwiched between both museums. A Bendigo vacation rental puts you near some of the 80 local wineries found throughout the surrounding Bendigo and Heathcote wine regions, where you can schedule a day of wine tasting tours and top it off with a gourmet meal as the sun sets on the vineyards.


What to do near Bendigo holiday homes

Get your bearings by starting your vacation with a ride on Bendigo's talking tram, an old-fashioned street car that offers a narrated history of the city's storied past. You could also get a little dirty by working with clay at Bendigo Pottery, Australia's oldest working pottery, then cleaning off at nearby Lake Eppalock, a popular spot for fishing, waterskiing, boating and swimming. If you book a Bendigo vacation rental around Easter, be prepared for crowds as the city hosts the Bendigo Easter Festival. A feast for the eyes and ears, the festival includes a parade of Chinese dragons.


Climate during your stay in Bendigo holiday homes

Mild is the key word when it comes to weather in Bendigo, as the area offers a warm Mediterranean climate with very few extremes. For example, highs in July rarely fall below a tepid 12 degrees and snow is almost completely unheard of. In January, the mercury hovers around 29 degrees with plenty of sunshine. The area stays dry as well, offering around 240 rain-free days throughout the year. Just make sure you pack an umbrella if you're visiting between May and September, when most of the annual precipitation falls.

Family friendly

Family-friendly activities near Bendigo holiday homes

Bendigo has an array of family-friendly locations for all ages. Holiday homes can be found near places like Central Deborah Gold Mine, a subterranean tour of a historical mine and gold panning activities, and Bendigo Tramways, an attraction offering history tours on a restored locomotive. Kids will also like Discovery Science & Technology Centre, a modern museum with hands-on science exhibits, a planetarium and small children’s area.

Good for couples

Romantic holiday homes in Bendigo

Couples looking for romance can enjoy plenty of romantic places in Bendigo. Holiday homes are available near places like the Bendigo Botanic Gardens, a huge botanical garden with stunning landscapes and indigenous flora, and Bendigo Joss House Temple, a landmark Chinese temple dedicated to the god of war and prosperity. You could also spend time at Alexandra Fountain, a popular fountain with granite, cast iron and stone architecture and sea-themed figures.

Where to stay near Bendigo?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 86 holiday rentals near Bendigo. From 8 Cottages to 70 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bendigo 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 Bendigo? offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Bendigo. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Central Deborah Gold Mine: 108 holiday rentals
  • Rosalind Park: 102 holiday rentals
  • The Capital-Bendigo's Performing Arts Centre: 101 holiday rentals
  • Bendigo Art Gallery: 101 holiday rentals
  • Bendigo Station: 101 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bendigo 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 Cottages in Bendigo?

Yes, of course. offers 8 Cottages in Bendigo. Our other popular types of Bendigo holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 70 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 11 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 10 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bendigo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Bendigo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.