Best suburbs in Melbourne (Greater)

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The Basin

4.5/5
Ranked 1st best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Small quiet leafy suburb"

- Danelle Hunter
Quiet area, base of dandenongs, leafy, large blocks that can't be developed. Safe area
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Mordialloc

4.5/5
Ranked 2nd best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Mordialloc is the place to be."

- garym10
Lived in mordialloc for 7 years and we just love it. Everything you need is here and the beach is a 5 mins walk. There is only one problem and that's traffic. It needs the by pass built quickly as the...
-38.0010636443482 145.093690365729

Edithvale

4.5/5
Edithvale
Ranked 3rd best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Awesome neighbourhood spirit in this suburb"

- nicop
This suburb is up and coming. They are building a new life saving club, new train station, new fire station and the Edithvale Collective just won a government grant to make Edithvale even more beautif...
-38.0396128702371 145.109769837549

Upwey

4.5/5
Ranked 4th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Beautiful surrounds"

- soniam3
Upwey is a gem of a town . Living here feels like being in a bed-and-breakfast all of the time. The views are spectacular, eateries abound, and access to everything is pretty easy most of the time. Th...
-37.9119135958088 145.328660202774

Heathmont

4.5/5
Ranked 5th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"One of the best suburbs out East"

- glennh2
We have lived in Heathmont for 30 years. We are in our 2nd home in Heathmont. When we decided to move we wanted to stay in Heathmont as it has everything near by. Trains, Buses, Local Shops, Eastland,...
-37.8342469825732 145.24692921773

Beaconsfield

4.5/5
Ranked 6th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Moved to the best suburb in Melbourne!"

- Rada
After looking to buy a home by the bay and through to the hills and every in between we found what we consider the best suburb. It has the country feel but yet close to everything. The local shopping...
-38.047932064872 145.369427178897

Seaford

4.5/5
Ranked 7th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Amazing!"

- reviewer27s
This is the best place in south and with Seaford heights going up you can't go wrong very safe and friendly and great things to do close to the beach close to shops atc good with culture such as lgbti
-38.1070098812984 145.130881261454

Sandringham

4.5/5
Ranked 8th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Lovely small town, fabulous location"

- sueo3
Sandringham village has great eateries, from small cafes to great pubs. The location and transport links to cbd are brill. Schools and medical facilities top notch. The beach at half moon bay is fant...
-37.9512176268227 145.007601257345

Waterways

4.5/5
Waterways
Ranked 9th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"A gem in bayside!!"

- rofelo
Having lived in Waterways for 4 years, it cemented the fact that we made the right choice then about making this our home that we are proud to live in. What's not to like? It feels like you're livi...
-38.013523 145.127162
Ranked 10th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Amazing Street "

- Thomas17
A tranquil enviroment for young and old, the great Tom Saker would be proud to see his street being so wonderfully looked after.
-37.8523621119345 144.867743950743

Moonee Ponds

4.5/5
Ranked 11th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)
-37.7659892673896 144.921724203665

Balwyn

4.5/5
Ranked 12th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)
-37.8104350695555 145.085034737808

Maribyrnong

4.5/5
Ranked 13th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"So underrated...I love it!"

- davidn19
Been living in Maribyrnong for the past 2 years, moved from Box Hill. Maribyrnong I find is so underrated which is great for the people that live in this wonderful suburb. You literally have everythin...
-37.7708981151888 144.887806482231

Mount Eliza

4.5/5
Mount Eliza
Ranked 14th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Best part of Melbourne and surrounds"

- denm
I absolutely LOVE Mt Eliza. The first time I drove through the village I fell in love with the vibe. Driving around the streets I knew this is where I want to live as it felt safe and is beauti...
-38.1838483973153 145.083641770916

Mornington

4.5/5
Ranked 15th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"I've lived everywhere but since finding Mornington I'm not g..."

- jessv3
Such a lovely town. Once you live here you don't even want to leave the peninsula. It has everything you need and more. Amazing cafes, great shops, beautiful beaches, picturesque walking tracks, frien...
-38.2227116089926 145.046042020645

Airport West

4.5/5
Ranked 16th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)
-37.7237336245354 144.881032275627

Montmorency

4.5/5
Montmorency
Ranked 17th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Great Family Suburb"

- matte2
Been living here 10 months and love the place. Great food and coffee with beautiful tree lined streets. Local catholic school is great and great area for families.
-37.7182598300334 145.12248352372

Belgrave

4.5/5
Ranked 18th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Love it"

- clarem7
Moved from the Northern suburbs to Belgrave, and it was the best decision ever. All Eastern suburbs are so accessible and the train line directly to the city is great. There are hardly any suburbs lef...
-37.9107802118525 145.356379580177
Ranked 19th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Close to everything and convenient transport but all the ben..."

- lizi1
My partner and i moved here a year ago and love it. I feel like we discovered a secret! We used to live in the city and north melbourne but they were so busy and grey. Now we have heaps of greenery an...
-37.7603991084418 144.940141401332

Glen Huntly

4.5/5
Ranked 20th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"A wonderful suburb with everything close by"

- MKI
I loved living in Glenhuntly. It has wonderful transport access (trams and trains to city). It's far enough away from the city that you feel like you've come home and can relax. It's so quiet and is o...
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