A lot of people are put off booking accommodation in Flinders because they believe that the only attractions to visit in the area are the beach and wine country. Next time you’re staying in the Flinders area, why not check out some of these popular tourist spots?
Ashcombe Maza and Lavender Gardens
Not even 10 minutes drive from accommodation in Flinders, Ashcombe is home to Australia’s oldest hedge maze. With all the things to see and do here, it really is an entire day out for the family – why not navigate your way through the lavender labyrinth or rose maze while you’re there?
Cape Schanck Golf Resort
Located a short 10 minutes drive from accommodation in Flinders is this 18-hole golf course run by the RACV. After a game, why not grab a quick drink or snack in the fully licensed Golfer’s Lounge – remembering that RACV members receive a nice discount.
Cape Schanck Lighthouse
Only a 15 minute drive from accommodation in Flinders you will find this historic lighthouse where you can take a tour of the station itself, the grounds and the adjoining museum. If you cannot bear to leave the scenic area, the lighthouse also offers accommodation in one of the old keeper’s cottages.
Mornington Peninsula Chocolates
Found in the heart of Flinders, this award-winning atelier is famous for its range of handmade chocolates, lovingly crafted using traditional French, Belgian and Swiss techniques. Watch some delicacies being made, and then sample them at the end!
Keep in mind that accommodation in Flinders is about more than putting you in close proximity to the beach and local wineries – next time you’re in the area, visit one of the above attractions for enjoyment all year round.