If you plan to take a holiday by the lake or the beach, Lakes Entrance gives you the best options for those locales. Lakes Entrance is situated where the Gippsland Lakes connect with the ocean. You can cycle around the lakes with the Lakes Entrance Foreshore Cycling Track, then use the footbridge to reach Ninety Mile Beach. The beach dazzles the eye with its long stretches of golden sand. Lakes Entrance is also a prominent fishing community and many vendors sell seafood caught in the local waters. You can choose from various holiday homes around town to stay that will greatly enhance your holiday experience.
Holiday rentals near Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park
Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park stretches over 17,600 hectares from the eastern shores of the Gippsland Lakes to the Bass Strait. You might enjoy catching flathead or mullet or kayaking around the lakes, and you can explore the nature trails either by hiking or horseback riding. Many holiday accommodation options lie a short distance from the park. If you have a large family, you can stay at a 5-bedroom house with an open-plan living room and kitchen and an outdoor al fresco dining area so everyone has adequate space while eating.
Lakes Entrance holiday houses
Travellers have different goals when they visit Lakes Entrance. While families may need a large house, a couple may prefer a remote cabin for their holiday. Certain property owners will let guests bring their pets with advance notice. Lakes Entrance offers a diverse selection of accommodation to satisfy all visitors.
Lakeside accommodation in Lakes Entrance
When people visit Lakes Entrance, most specifically expect to stay at the lakes. They hope to step out onto the balcony and enjoy the picturesque view. Several holiday rentals are near Griffiths Sea Shell Museum & Marine Display, where you can learn more about the local marine life with thousands of shells, coral and sea creatures stored in the building. You can rent a 2-bedroom apartment with a stocked kitchen, including a microwave and coffee maker, and use the boat ramp across the street to launch your canoe onto the lake.
Pet-friendly Lakes Entrance holiday rentals
Pets make great companions at home, so many travellers want their furry family members with them on holidays. Ask the owner about any regulations regarding pets before you bring them. Your dogs might need to stay outdoors or in a separate kennel, and many properties have a secure fence around the yard to keep your dog from wandering off. You can reserve a 3-bedroom townhouse with classy modern furniture and a barbecue in the back to grill your fish or steak for dinner.
Family-friendly Lakes Entrance holiday accommodation
Your family can enjoy quality time together at Ninety Mile Beach, or you can surf at the nearby Red Bluff and admire its distinctive red rocks that appear to glow during sunset. Another popular family attraction is Nyerimilang Heritage Park, where you eat picnic lunches next to the beautiful garden and look for pelicans and swans. This 4-bedroom property has bunk beds in 2 of its bedrooms that are suitable for children and an outdoor hot tub. The free WiFi and table football game should keep everyone entertained for hours.
Lakes Entrance cabins
If you want to unwind with a glass of wine at a cabin, Lakes Entrance provides many of these holiday homes for its visitors. Most lodgings have air conditioning and heat, so guests remain comfortable year-round. Couples who want to spice up their romance can stay at a cabin that overlooks the Gippsland Lakes, and certain lakefront cabins have their own private jetty to fish from. For additional lovely scenery, you can head to nearby Kamina Lookout and take in the panoramic view of the lakes.
Holiday homes in Bairnsdale
Bairnsdale is located approximately 38 kilometres west of Lakes Entrance and is an easy commute. The Bairnsdale Aquatic and Recreation Centre provides a heated pool, a children’s water play area, and an indoor court for basketball and volleyball that attracts locals and travellers alike. The Forge Theatre and Arts Hub performs high-quality plays and musicals to thrill audiences. Most holiday homes to rent are conveniently located close to these attractions. You can book a 19th-century cottage that keeps vintage furniture in the bedrooms while still delivering modern amenities such as a TV.