Melbourne vacation rentals

Melbourne vacation rentals

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Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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Top tips for finding the perfect Melbourne vacation rental

  • Vacation rentals in Melbourne are around 44% more expensive than hotels on average. Search here to compare prices for all accommodation types in Melbourne.
  • The best vacation rental properties in Melbourne are Fawkner Executive Suites & Serviced Apartments (9.4, 217 reviews), Pleasant City Stay on Collins (9.4, 46), and Melbourne Lifestyle Apartments - Best Views On Collins (9.3, 282), based on ratings and reviews from real travelers.
  • Carlton North is the neighborhood in Melbourne with the most affordable vacation rental properties (5 properties with an average price of $103 per night). Apartments On Lygon, Inspired Designer Carlton North Terrace - Rejuvenate Stays, and The Olive Tree - Elegant, warm, close to the world are the most popular rental properties in Carlton North.
  • First-time visitors to Melbourne should look for accommodation in the CBD (Central Business District), such as Riverside Apartments Melbourne, so you can be within walking distance from museums, gardens and cultural events in the city centre.
  • Melbourne is a foodie’s paradise with hip cafes and restaurants serving excellent coffee and international cuisine. Book a stay at Quest Southbank to be a short stroll from upscale restaurants along the riverfront as well as cafes and eateries in the city’s laneways.
  • Visitors will find plenty of self-catering apartments if you are looking for Melbourne holiday rentals in the CBD. Further out from the city, you will find modern townhouses and luxury homes with swimming pools for rent, such as Inner Melbourne Luxury Holiday House in Kooyong.
  • Plan a trip to Melbourne with your family and stay at a self-contained apartment, such as Docklands Private Collection of Apartments - Digital Harbour. Take the free historic tram around the city, wander around Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria, visit Melbourne Museum or head down to St Kilda Beach.
  • If you are looking for Melbourne holiday rentals close to the beach, you will find apartments, cottages and holiday parks along the coast to Mornington Peninsula. Rent a spacious holiday home near Rosebud Beach, or stay at the budget-friendly Beach Holiday Apartments Rye.
  • Arise the Eminence in Carlton offers spacious, modern apartments for solo travellers, couples and families within walking distance of University of Melbourne and RMIT University. There are also tram stops nearby offering easy access to other parts of the city.

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