Best suburbs in Melbourne (Greater)

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Ranked 1st best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Couldn't be happier"

- jeffreyd4
Recently moved to Edithvale after saving for over 6 years for a first home. Originally we both wanted to be in Parkdale or Mentone however rising house prices pushed us a little further south and we c...
-38.0396128702371 145.109769837549


Ranked 2nd best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"An amazing place to live"

- chadp2
Lovely neighbourhood, friendly people, clean and safe and the Springthorpe estate is an absolute joy to live in. Great set of shops, close to the train station and the city is only a short drive away....
-37.7218886964617 145.071169267653
Ranked 3rd best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Suburb about to Boom"

- Glenn Hunter
One of the best hidden suburbs in Melbourne! It has everything you need and is close to freeways. It won't take long for people to cotton onto this suburb, which should hit the median million dollar r...
-37.9470960777286 145.190261870216
Ranked 4th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Quiet, Green, Close to Everything"

- kodyb
Everything you could want, except a train!
-37.7640726534542 144.862346032469


Ranked 5th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Safe and quiet suburb 8kms from the city"

- kens8
Quiet and alot of parklands and close to the river for walks. Close to city, highpoint, footscray for entertainment and work Good schools and friendly people. Abit far from train stations but theres...
-37.7802649713974 144.872748546491


Ranked 6th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Moved from Patterson Lakes"

- ninaa
Bonbeach has always been an out of the way afterthought until I moved out of Patterson Lakes after 20 years, where I watched it grow and grow and get over populated with traffic, one road in one out -...
-38.0650378572709 145.122775624014

The Basin

Ranked 7th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"It's a secret,"

- geofft2
Beautiful trees close to shops, Knox shopping centre 10 minutes ect. Dandenong Rangers National Park, 4 minute walk. Train to City 3 minute drive. Quite, extremely low crime rate. No majors road passi...
-37.8586851790017 145.321989400445

Kew East

Ranked 8th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Family fun"

- marlexa
We love living in Kew East for its open spaces, abundance of parks, walkability to cafes, shops, supermarket, child care, schools, kinder, gyms, trams and buses. The lifestyle is relaxed and the area...
-37.7852514638876 145.049246987551


Ranked 9th 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


Ranked 10th 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


Ranked 11th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Character filled homes, great sense of community and every a..."

- goblues
Flemington is a small suburb squeezed between Kensington and Ascot Vale with many of its most beautiful streets will hidden behind the hustle and bustle of Racecourse Rd. Flemington is home to outstan...
-37.7848860076873 144.930377100461


Ranked 12th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"I Love Tyabb"

- CLJamax
Tyabb is a semi rural area that has so much potential, Easy access to main roads to Melbourne still on the Mornington Peninsula but away from busy Mornington it self. The people are friendly and grea...
-38.2612329337817 145.175229608066


Ranked 13th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Hidden Gem of a suburb"

- Kevin L
Clean, green, fresh air and great views of the Dandenongs from certain streets. The transition from moving from bayside Melbourne to the hills and trees has been unexpectedly pleasant and refreshing...
-37.8342469825732 145.24692921773
Ranked 14th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Hot Bed"

- JonnoB
Lived there before moving interstate for work, would go back in a second, always had everything we needed, quiet and a short trip to main freeways and the foothills of the mountains. Kids also loved t...
-37.8168068063873 145.275331456735
Ranked 15th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Great Future as Box Hill becoming the second CBD"

- Julian
Family friendly, central to many shops, schools.
-37.8386226388106 145.123209182315
Ranked 16th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Great place to live"

- JL5
Peaceful place, but more lively with Puffing Billy tourists on weekends. Amazing views and plenty of trees. Perfect place for families - it's friendly and safe with activities happening at the school,...
-37.9303687325002 145.39838820374
Ranked 17th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Friendly, Safe, Environment For All Ages"

- DaveG1
We love living here in The Hunt Club, the neighbours are great , bus service to the train station, new Hunt Club Village shopping centre with medical centre, Aldi , Woolworths, discount chemist etc.....
-38.103715463991 145.296841355579


Ranked 18th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Caulfield, A peaceful suburb located a stone throw from ever..."

- Daniel Rees
Caulfield is a quiet suburb located 13km south east of the Melbourne central business district. Surrounded by parks and schools Caulfield boast a variety of sporting clubs and restaurants, with Gle...
-37.8829769080022 145.025129542263


Ranked 19th 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


Ranked 20th best suburb in Melbourne (Greater)

"Great area for the less affluent hipster"

- CoastalJoe
Fairfield is a great little pocket. Has all the style of Clifton Hill/Abbotsford/Fitzroy but at this stage in the price cycles is still somewhat more affordable. Becoming a little bit heavy on the tre...
-37.7914182367295 145.012771330814
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