When you’re looking for your next long weekend or mid week getaway, we cannot recommend Creswick accommodation more highly. We’re sure that you’ll find your stay to be highly enjoyable and won’t want to leave at the end. There are a number of reasons why you should choose to stay in this picturesque Victorian rural area, some of which we have outlined in the list below.
Staying in Creswick will allow you to have that small, country town experience whilst being in close proximity to some of the area’s more populated towns. Ballarat, with all its attractions and dining options, and the day spa towns of Daylesford and Hepburn Springs are all only 20 minutes drive away – the ideal day trips.
If you would prefer to dine a bit closer to your accommodation, there are also plenty of dining options within Creswick itself. There are two hotels in the town, which are open for lunch and dinner most days of the week, and a variety of tasty cafes to choose from for breakfast. Many of the nearby wineries also have delicious onsite restaurants.
There is ample opportunity to explore this area of country Victoria, from traversing one of the many walking trails to embarking on a horse trail ride. Plenty of activities are available in the popular Creswick Regional Park, from picnics and swimming in the lake to fossicking and walks. You could also try your hand at fishing or golf.
When travelling with the kids, you want there to be activities to keep them amused. There are plenty of things for the kids to see and do around Creswick accommodation, including: the Tangled Maze, Sovereign Hill, Kryal Castle and the Ballarat Wildlife Park. There are also plenty of playgrounds so they can tire themselves out.
You cannot visit the area without sampling some of the delicious local produce on offer. Fortunately, there are ample opportunities to achieve this in Creswick. Purchase preserves at the local market (held on the third Saturday of the month), taste the wines available at the surrounding vineyards, and visit the local Woollen Mills.
As you can see, there are a number of reasons why you should choose Creswick accommodation for your next long weekend or mid week getaway. Whether you plan on staying only one night or you would prefer to spend a few days exploring the area, we’re sure that you’ll find a reason to return in the near future. The area is truly beautiful and showcases country Victoria at its best.