VICTORIA’S BEST KEPT SECRET – MORNINGTON PENINSULA HOT SPRINGS
Who would have thought you can have a Relaxing day at hot springs with kids!
We headed down to see for ourselves at Victoria’s first ever Hot springs Only an hours drive south of Melbourne at Rye.
Peninsula Hot Springs is Victoria’s first natural thermal mineral springs. The Bath House is Peninsula Hot Springs’ social, family-friendly bathing area. Where we Experienced over 20 globally-inspired bathing experiences including a cave pool, reflexology walk, Turkish steam bath (Hamam), underground sauna, cold plunge pools and hilltop pool, offering stunning 360 degree views of the region.
Entering the bathing area is like stepping into another world, a relaxing sanctuary like a holiday in Bali (first thing the kids said) very calmed place surrounded by nature and the sound of running water.
An hours drive south of Melbourne on the beautiful Mornington Peninsula natural hot mineral waters are flowing from deep under ground and into the pools and private baths at Peninsula Hot Springs. Bathe, relax at the Spa Dreaming Centre and dine in the café at this tranquil coastal environment.
Two facilities provide a relaxation experience for everyone. The Bath House has over 20 bathing experiences on offer with areas suitable for visitors of all ages including a Hill Top pool with 360 degree views, reflexology walk, Turkish steam room, sauna, cave pool, family bathing area and many more. A kiosk offers lunches and light morning and afternoon snacks.
kids loved the barrel tubs and family pools with the water temp as warm as 43c, We didn’t want to get out. it’s seriously one of Victoria’s best kept secrets!
What better way to eat after a relaxing session in the hot water then with the kids favourite pizzas from the cafe.
The 50°C naturally hot mineral spring water flows from an underground aquifer 637 metres below the surface. The water runs untouched direct from the source to the pools, which range between 37°C and 43°C. Peninsula Hot Springs thermal mineral water contains a range of naturally occurring minerals including sulphur, calcium, magnesium, potassium and many others and is classified as a “Sodium Chloride Bicarbonate Spring”
7 days a week
Bath House 7am – 10pm
Spa Dreaming Centre 8am – 9pm
Peninsula Hot Springs café in the Spa Dreaming Centre open for breakfast and lunch 7 days a week and dinner on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights.
The Bath House Cafe is open daily.
140 Springs lane, Fingal, Rye 3939
Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia
Tel +61 (0)3 5950 8777