Accommodation for Families
The twin towns of Echuca-Moama on the Murray River are fantastic holiday spots for families. Catch a historic paddlesteamer boat from Echuca on the Victoria side of the border or visit the Moama Adventure Playpark with activities from babies to teenagers.
Warrnambool is a great basecamp for day trips into the regional parks inland and to visit the protected marine sanctuaries along the coast.
Lakes Entrance is a regular go-to for most Victorian families during Summer and Spring breaks. There's a range of accommodation options befitting a resort destination, from holiday parks, motels, to hotels and full self-catered apartments.
Bendigo is a 2 hours drive away family getaway waiting for you! Perfect for anything from a long weekend to a multi-week school holiday escape.
Ballarat is gold for busy adventures through history at attractions like Sovereign Hill and Kryal Castle, to actually panning for gold at the many streams in the goldfields.
Stay in Macedon and the surrounds to really feel like you're away from the big city while being only an hour away.
Bright – nestled amongst the mountains – is the most popular basecamp town for activities in the Victorian High Country. Get ready for adventures for every school holiday season sunshine, rain or snow!
The Great Ocean Road offers truly unique views and family experiences. Accommodation options range from resorts, holiday parks along the foreshore, to luxury homes nestled in the hills overlooking the coastline.
Stay in dynamic Geelong – from sleek Eastern Beach apartments, to full house stays near cafes, and fun holiday parks along the Barwon river.
Daylesford, Victoria, is famous for its spas and romantic getaways, but it's also an equally great weekend and short getaway destination for families. It's only a 1.5 hours drive away from Melbourne, which means you can visit on a day trip or a short stay.
Phillip Island is one of Victoria’s most popular holiday destinations for families for both weekends away and longer stays. Find the best family-friendly accommodation for visiting the Penguin Parade and other Phillip Island gems.