Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your South Geelong getaway

Learn about the unique charm of South Geelong with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in South Geelong

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes South Geelong a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Geelong Golf Course (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Saint Regis Winery (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Waterworld (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Warbird Air Adventures (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Adventure Park Geelong (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Thirteenth Beach Golf Links (9.3 mi / 15 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in South Geelong

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, South Geelong is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Geelong Botanical Gardens (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Steampacket Gardens (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Balyang Sanctuary (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Rippleside Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Lake Connwarre (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Jirrahlinga Koala and Wildlife Sanctuary (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around South Geelong

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon), the closest airport, located 11.4 mi (18.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), which is 42.1 mi (67.8 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is South Geelong Station.

Where to stay near South Geelong?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 207 house rentals near South Geelong. From 142 Houses to 6 Bungalows, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near South Geelong for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in South Geelong?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 142 Houses in South Geelong. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in South Geelong include:

  • Bungalows: 6 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 6 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 6 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in South Geelong?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 37 vacation homes with pool available in South Geelong.