Destination guide

Head to the tranquil city of Olinda

The parks, gardens and mountains are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Olinda. Travelers appreciate the spas in this relaxing city. Dandenong Ranges National Park and Puffing Billy Steam Train are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Olinda

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Olinda a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Puffing Billy Steam Train (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Monbulk Winery (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Payne's Rise Wines (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Killara Park Estate (8 mi / 13 km)
  • Rayners Stone Fruit Orchard (10 mi / 16 km)
  • 100 Acres Reserve (10 mi / 16.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Olinda

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Olinda. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dandenong Ranges National Park (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • National Rhododendron Gardens (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Olinda Falls (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Alfred Nicolas Gardens (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • SkyHigh Mount Dandenong (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Grants Picnic Area (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Olinda

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 27.7 mi (44.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is 31.6 mi (50.9 km) away.

Where to stay near Olinda?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 212 house rentals near Olinda. From 73 Houses to 65 Bungalows, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Olinda for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Olinda?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 73 Houses in Olinda. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Olinda include:

  • Bungalows: 65 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 65 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 65 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 Olinda?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 22 vacation homes with pool available in Olinda.