Dynamic, artsy, urban, coffee-crazy with inner neighbourhoods that are quirky and full of character – Melbourne is one of Australia’s most popular destinations. It’s easy to see why, with so many culturally enriching places, awesome food, and great weather (well, in summer at least!). But for those looking to experience more than the city, travel just under two hours from Melbourne’s CBD and you’ll find the spa country of Daylesford and Hepburn Springs, the wine country of the Yarra Valley, and the idyllic Bellarine and Mornington Peninsulas — the perfect spots to rekindle that fire.
Here are 10 gorgeous romantic retreats that will help to entice you to leave Melbourne for a restful and romantic getaway in country Victoria.
Breakneck Gorge Oikos, Spa Country
A luxury holiday villa just for two, Breakneck Gorge Oikos promises to take your romantic escape to the next level. This gorgeous architectural masterpiece in Hepburn