About Frankston

The population of Frankston City is approximately 135,000. Frankston City includes the suburbs of Carrum Downs, Frankston, Frankston North, Frankston South, Langwarrin, Langwarrin South, Sandhurst, Seaford and Skye.Frankston City is a predominantly residential area, with some rural residential, industrial, commercial and rural areas. The City encompasses a total land area of 131 square kilometres. Central Frankston functions as the major regional retail and commercial centre, servicing outer southern Melbourne and the Mornington Peninsula.

Major features of the City include the Frankston Central Activities District, Bayside Shopping Centre, Karingal Hub Shopping Centre, Chisholm Institute of TAFE (Frankston Campus), Monash University (Peninsula Campus), Frankston Hospital, McClelland Sculpture Park + Gallery, Frankston Pier and Boardwalk, Landmark Bridge, George Pentland Botanical Gardens, Langwarrin Flora and Fauna Reserve, The Pines Flora and Fauna Reserve and the Frankston Reservoir. The City is accessed by Frankston Freeway, Mornington Peninsula Freeway, Peninsula Link, Moorooduc Highway, Nepean Highway, Frankston-Dandenong Road, Dandenong-Hastings Road and the Frankston railway line, with stations at Frankston, Kananook and Seaford.

Visiting Frankston City

Frankston City is an enviable and exciting place in which to live, work and visit, and offers:

  • Vibrant and diverse communities
  • A unique lifestyle, 10 kilometres of beautiful coastline, clean foreshore and beaches
  • Cutting-edge arts facilities and excellent restaurants and cafés
  • World-class health and education facilities
  • Proactive commercial, retail and clean manufacturing business environment ​


Preferred Accommodation Providers

Quest Frankston serviced apartment style

hotel rooms offer guests a relaxed and comfortable

Frankston accommodation experience perfect for short

or long stays.

Quest Frankston is located only a short walk

to the Bayside Shopping Centre and the award

winning Frankston Beach.

Quest Frankston is a great base for those visiting

Mornington Peninsula and Phillip Island.

Other Options

Quest Frankston on the Bay

435-437 Nepean Highway, Frankston

Jarrod Gwynne/ Irene

8765 2500



Frankston Motel

233 Frankston-Flinders Road, Frankston

Diana Radjenovic

5971 1233


Best Western Frankston International

389 Nepean Highway, Frankston

Phil Jones

9781 3444


Big 4 Mornington Peninsula

Ken Davis

2 Robinsons Road, Frankston

0408 346 230


Seaford Hotel

362 Frankston-Dandenong Road, Seaford

Sharon Burridge

8770 5999


Carrum Downs Holiday Park and Motel

1165 Frankston-Dandenong Road, Carrum Downs

Christine Gallie

9782 1292


Frankston Holiday Mark and Sandhurst Motel

1325 Frankston-Dandenong Road, Carrum Downs

Anna Dodds

9786 8355


The Oaks Bed & Breakfast

20 Victoria Parade, Frankston

Narelle Debenham

9783 2355


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