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)
How to get there

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 227 house rentals near Olinda. From 85 Houses to 14 Condos/Apartments, 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.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Olinda?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Olinda. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • National Rhododendron Gardens: 658 home rentals
  • Yarra Valley Chocolaterie: 431 home rentals
  • Yering Station Winery: 502 home rentals
  • Caribbean Markets: 2,244 home rentals
  • Sandown Racecourse: 2,339 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Olinda listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Olinda?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 85 Houses in Olinda. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Olinda include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 14 lodging choices
  • Villas: 11 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 64 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Olinda?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 19 vacation homes with pool available in Olinda.