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Holiday Type / Australia’s top five road trips

Experience one of Australia's top five road trips. Discover pristine beaches, maritime history and colonial buildings on the Great Ocean Road. Take a scenic drive alongside the meandering Margaret River, stopping off at the wineries, breweries and galleries. Visit vineyards and olive groves on the Mornington Peninsula drive. Drink in the breathtaking scenery of a Great Tropical Drive. Or enjoy the charming natural beauty of Tasmania on a self-drive holiday. Explore below our top five hotels to stay at on your Australian road trip.

Oscars Waterfront Boutique Hotel

Set by the water in the charming seaside town of Port Fairy lies Oscars, perfectly positioned to admire the nearby Twelve Apostles, rugged ranges of Grampian National Park and the Coonawarra wine region. This once private residence is now a charming boutique hotel, with just six rooms and one suite, some with a fireplace. In summer the veranda is the place to relax with postcard perfect views over the Moyne River, whilst in winter guests gather in the grand drawing room. Oscars exudes warmth and character. Positioned only a stone’s...

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Cape Lodge

Located in its own vineyard in the celebrated Margaret River wine region, Cape Lodge has recently been named Best Boutique Hotel in Australia. A country estate-style lodge, it is undoubtedly one of the country’s finest destinations, offering a swimming pool and choice of rooms and suites. The suites, which encircle a private lake, are exquisitely furnished with works of art from the owners’ own collection, and they are equally proud of their fourteen thousand bottle wine cellar. Enjoy new generation gourmet cuisine from a daily cha...

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Woodman Estate

One of Victoria’s most exquisite retreats, this gracious Victorian manor overlooks a private lake on the Mornington Peninsula. Luxury accommodation, fine dining and a spa retreat are surrounded by fragrant bushland, formal gardens and elegant lawns. Within the manor house and lodge, the individually designed rooms offer en suite luxury, whilst those seeking seclusion may prefer the charming Lakeside Chalets, each with king-size bedroom, marble bathroom and spa. Some of Victoria’s best wineries and restaurants are on the doorstep, as are pursui...

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Saffire Freycinet

The lodge lies on ruggedly beautiful Freycinet Peninsula, close to a national park that houses acclaimed Wineglass Bay. Immaculately appointed suites mix the traditional and contemporary, each having an outside courtyard and deck area – Premium Suites boasting their own plunge pool. The best of Tasmanian produce is showcased at Palate; indulgent therapies can be enjoyed in the exquisite spa. Feast on local oysters, mussels and olives; enjoy getting up close with Tasmanian Devils on Saffire’s purpose built, open range enclosure; 4W...

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