Holiday Accommodation in Surf Beach, Phillip Island, Australia
The gorgeous seaside village of Surf Beach situated on Phillip Island, in Victoria, Australia, is the holiday home portal of the seaside. Stunning views, excellent holiday accommodation, from holiday villas to self catering holiday apartments, mean that there is a holiday home to suit every taste and every budget. Whether you are looking for a holiday home to take the family to, to unwind and relax, or a luxury romantic seaside break, the holiday rentals in Surf Beach won’t disappoint.
Things to See and Do
Famous for the high flying international motor racing and motorcycle racing events every year, Phillip Island is jam packed twice a year, where motor racing fans from all over the world pour into the World Famous Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit, where they host the Superbike World Champs and the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix. Phillip Island is the perfect family getaway, while Mom relaxes on the beach catching up with her book, Dad can head on down to the track and check out the V8 Supercars and other exciting motor racing events throughout the year.
Because Phillip Island is so close to Melbourne, just a short 90 minutes by car, it makes it very accessible for weekend visitors, or for those just wanting to book a mid-week break in a rustic holiday rental along the beachfront. And there is more than enough for everybody to do, surfing is an absolute addiction along this beachfront, and if you don’t know how to surf, you can learn. Surfing lessons for beginners and even the more experienced surfers are available all along the beachfront, look out for details about costs and board hire in your Surf Beach holiday apartment.
Outdoor enthusiasts will be delighted at the huge array of exciting activities one can partake in every day. Kayaking in the sea, fishing, snorkeling, swimming, beach bush walks, nature trails, mountain biking, helicopter rides, paintball, laser strike, golf and ten pin bowling are just some of the exciting things that Phillip Island has on offer to do.
Some of the most popular activities of Phillip Island include lazing around on a beach towel, with sand between your toes, as the ebb and flow of the waves lap against the sea shore and the sun sets along the horizon, while children play and make sand castles and the crystal clear azure waters twinkle in the sunlight. That is of course, if you can tear yourself away from the recliner on your deck at your holiday rental which is literally perched on the sea front.
Surf Beach Climate
Phillip Island boasts excellent holiday weather all year round, the light sea breeze that waves in from the ocean, keeps the air temperatures mild and pleasant every month of the year. The mild winter months from May to September bring rain to the region, with the highest rainfall being in June. Phillip Island is as popular in the cool winter months when the air temperatures average around 14C/57F, as it is in summer when the temperatures reach a warm 28C/77F, although it can get quite busy around the school holiday times, any time of year would be great to visit.
Getting there form the UK
You will need to fly into Melbourne, Australia. Most of the major international airlines have daily flights on this route, just shop around for the best price. Pre-book your car hire and pick up your vehicle at the airport and enjoy a picture perfect drive along the Bass Coast Shire region, as it is just 90 minutes away from the city centre of Melbourne, you can get to your holiday rental just in time to pop the champers for sundowners.
Book a flight that will take you to Melbourne, Australia. From there, hire a car, and enjoy a 90 minute or so drive along the picturesque coastline, right up to the front door of your luxury holiday villa or Phillip Island holiday home. Don’t forget to unpack at the holiday apartment before sundown, and get down to the beach to watch the penguin parade while the sun goes down.