The Hotel: Tower Motel Marysville
Nestled just a short drive from Stevensons Falls, the modern-style Tower Motel Marysville makes for an ideal base for exploring the natural wonders of the region. For those keen on family walks, the Gallipoli Park is also easily reachable, offering facilities, such as an elevated sandpit, slides, roundabout, rope climbing net, and swings for the kids. Golf lovers can head to the nearby course, while guests who decide to relax on the premises may enjoy some drinks at the on-site bar. In winter, snow aficionados can take advantage of the nearby Lake Mountain Alpine Resort.
The property offers air-conditioned rooms equipped with flat-screen TVs with DVD players, refrigerators, toasters, and tea- and coffee-making facilities. Each room boasts a private bathroom with a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries.
- Bed size/type: One extra large bed in the room
- Standard occupancy: two people
- Maximum occupancy: three people
Deluxe Family Suite
- Bed size/type: One extra large bed, two single beds in the room
- Standard occupancy: 2 adults and 2 children
- Maximum occupancy: 2 adults and 3 children
The Area: Marysville, Victoria
Holidaymakers can drive just an hour and a half from Melbourne to get the foothills of the city’s closest alpine resort and its villages, of which Marysville is one. The quaint town has long been a favourite destination of city slickers looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and head to the great outdoors. Visitors to this tranquil town will never be at a loss as to how to spend the time, with more outdoor activities than they can poke their hiking sticks at. The choices are plentiful and include hiking, bike riding, picnicking, frolicking, bushwalking, and pondering life while sitting atop a cliff and gazing out at the spectacular views. When darkness falls, travellers can head out into the town to experience culinary delights and local art. This town is big on its small town charm, a refreshing change from the big smoke.