Valentine’s Day is the perfect occasion to celebrate love and create unforgettable memories with your partner. And what better way to do so than by embarking on a valentine’s getaway along the Great Ocean Road in Australia? This coastal drive offers stunning views, charming towns, romantic getaways and plenty of activities for couples to enjoy. In this article, we will explore some of the reasons you should book a Valentine’s Day getaway on the Great Ocean Road.
The Great Ocean Road is home to a variety of romantic accommodations that are perfect for a Valentine’s Day getaway. From luxury resorts to cosy bed and breakfasts, there are plenty of options to choose from. A secluded cottage with stunning views of the ocean is a popular choice for lovers. Or if you are making a trip out of it, why not choose one of the many hotels scattered along this historic route? You’ll be sure to find these popular spots offering a romantic Valentine’s day hotel package.
There is no shortage of romantic activities that couples can enjoy along the Great Ocean Road. Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to stop at dinner, why not make a weekend out of it? For those seeking adventure, there’s mountain biking, fishing, golfing and surfing. Get in the water and meet some of the local wildlife!
But don’t worry, it’s not all action. If you simply want to unwind and recharge, you’d best visit one of the day spas to get a facial or enjoy a massage and top it off with a dip in the natural hot springs.
You can’t have romance without a sunset walk, thankfully, this part of the world is not short of sunsets and has some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Head to Lorne or Warrnambool for a romantic stroll across soft sand and into crystal-clear waters.
If you want to make Valentine’s day a memorable experience, you can take your significant other up in a hot air balloon over the countryside. This offers a stunning view of the landscape and is the perfect way to create a memorable moment with your partner.
You’ll find that the Great Ocean Road is a foodie heaven, whether you are looking for the perfect spot for a dinner date, or simply want to sit and sip coffee as you watch the waves. There are fine dining restaurants, organic markets, and boutique seaside cafes — take your pick! We’d also recommend visiting the many breweries and wineries in the region, there’s no better way to celebrate the love we share for each other than by sipping on various blends of merlot, shiraz, and pinot noir.
The Great Ocean Road is the perfect destination for a romantic Valentine’s Day getaway. With its stunning coastal views, charming towns, and romantic activities, couples are sure to create unforgettable memories together. Whether you’re relaxing in a luxury resort, taking a sunset walk on the beach, or enjoying a romantic dinner with a view, the Great Ocean Road offers everything you need for a truly special Valentine’s Day celebration.
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Great Ocean Road Regional Tourism acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the Great Ocean Road region the Wadawurrung, Eastern Maar & Gunditjmara. We pay our respects to their Elders, past, present and emerging. We recognise and respect their unique cultural heritage and the connection to their traditional lands. We commit to building genuine and lasting partnerships that recognise, embrace and support the spirit of reconciliation, working towards self-determination, equity of outcomes and an equal voice for Australia’s first people.