Romantic Melbourne Vacation

Melbourne Australia – One of the World’s Most Romantic Cities



If what you are looking for is romance, then a Melbourne vacation is definitely one of Australia's best places to find it. You and your favorite person will definitely enjoy the experience and head back home even more in love with each!

Melbourne is perhaps one of the most visited cities in the continent of Australia. It is the capital city of the state of Victoria, and the second most populous city in the whole of Australia. It is also a great place for couples to vacation because there are so many romantic things to do together.

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Finding Romantic Melbourne City Hotels & Accommodation

There are several five-star hotels available in Melbourne for the romantic vacation experience. These include:

• Sheraton Southgate
• Grand Hyatt
Rydges Hotel Bell City
Rydges Hotel has a wonderful romantic package that allows visitors to have room service breakfast and champagne and chocolates upon arrival.

The Sofitel Melbourne On Collins is a 4.5 star hotel hotel with stunning views of Melbourne and is in easy walking distance to many attractions, theaters and dining.



Romantic Tip: Dine at Café La at Sofitel Melbourne – Café La is one of the most romantic restaurants in Melbourne. It is actually 25 floors up the Sofitel Melbourne building and is very romantic for nighttime dining.


Romantic things to do in Melbourne, Australia

There are many activities for couples to take part in while visiting Melbourne. Take a look at some of the most popular.

Do it your self Walking tours in Melbourne

St. Kilda Pier is one of those places that provides wonderful views for couples strolling together. Part of that stroll can also involve riding the Ferris Wheel at Luna Park.

You can also stroll through the Royal Botanic Gardens, which is considered one of Melbourne’s most beautiful places.

Many couples have romantic picnics together in the Gardens. Your walks can also take you to the Eureka Sky Deck and the Rialto Towers and Observation Deck, where you can get wonderful views of the suburbs and the downtown area.


Colonial Tramcar Restaurant - a tourist trap or a romantic escapade?

We chose to skip it but a couple we know gave it a try and decided it was a completely romantic and awesome experience. The Colonial Tramcar Restaurant provides an atypical experience. Instead of just sitting in the tram car with your head out the window, you can enjoy a romantic dinner at any of the tables set up for two inside the tram car.


Chocolate lovers should indulge in Melbourne Chocolate Tours. The two-hour guided walk through some of Melbourne’s best chocolate and desert shops is quite enjoyable. If either you or your partner loves chocolate, this is definitely the kind of tour made in chocolate heaven!


Romantic places to visit on a Melbourne Vacation

You and your partner can have something romantic to do every day of your Melbourne vacation. Some of the options include:

Visiting beaches in Melbourne – in particular, Brighton Beach provides a wonderful tanning, walking and swimming experience for a beach loving couple.

Taking scenic drives – whether you choose to drive yourselves or hire a car, one of the best scenic drives in Australia you will get is the drive along Great Ocean Road and 12 Apostles. It is best if you do this in the daytime so you can see the entire coastline and marvelous lookouts.




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