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Enjoy Rest @ Rye Beach House
By John Hearn

This beautifully renovated three-bedroom beach house is a home away from home in the heart of Victoria’s stunning Mornington Peninsula. Whether for a great family holiday or a girls’ weekend away, Rest @ Rye has those extra touches that encourage you to relax, unwind and enjoy the tree-lined garden, spacious deck and beautiful location. The modern lounge room has contemporary and comfortable furnishings plus a TV, DVD player, magazines, a selection of kids and family DVDs, games and toys. In fully-equipped kitchen there is everything a cook could wish for including plenty of crockery, pots, pans, utensils, two toasters, a dishwasher and a microwave. The fully renovated bathroom (shower & bath), separate toilet room and fully equipped laundry with second separate sh... Read more

Fish 'n' Ships
By ATDW Database

Contact: bythewind@nex.net.au
Fish 'n' Ships crew provide an awareness of Port Phillip Bay's History, environment and marine life from land and/or water. Our staff are qualified teachers, divers and marine naturalists and have been entertaining school students on the coastal and marine environment for 30 years. Now we're offering similar programs and tours to groups of friends, families, businesses and clubs, as well as schools. Site Seeing Tours, Diving and Snorkeling Groups RORQUAL offers group charters and can cater for up to 39 passengers. With a 360 view it's the best way to enjoy the Bay's wildlife & scenery; bring along a picnic, celebrate a special occasion or create your own tour to suit your needs. Bow ramp & side/back gates make swimming and diving exits/entries a breeze. FINN offers faster movements for ... Read more

Baysail Cruises
By ATDW Database

Contact: 5985 6559 or info@peninsulaholidaycentre.com.au
Our Commander Bavaria 32 is a luxury ten metre yacht with two private cabins, a fully equipped galley, hot showers and much more. It doesn't matter what you are celebrating, our yacht charter will suit your needs such as fishing trips with a difference, weddings, parties, anything. Come and spoil yourself and six friends with a luxury cruise on the Mornington Peninsula. You can choose to charter our yacht for three hours or if you really want to go all the way out why not spend the whole day with us. That's six relaxing hours! This experience is available 365 days of the year. The price quoted is for a maximum of seven people for this experience. * Three hour cruise AUD595 for 1 - 7 guests * Six hour cruise AUD995 for 1 - 7 guests Or if you are planning on proposing we can fl... Read more

Mornington Peninsula Hot Springs
By Claire Brown

Contact: 61 3 5950 8777 or oceanstayz@gmail.com
3 New bathing areas are open NOW at the famous relaxing Mineral Natural Thermal Hot Springs in the Fingal area on the Mornington Peninsula just a 10 min drive from RYE. The Temperature is from 38 to 45 degrees! Open every day from 7.30 am to 10.00 pm except Christmas Day. Daily Bathing pass available and lots of luxury treatments for all. Adult bathing after 6.00pm Late bookings for accommodation and single nights taken at Abode in Style Ph - 5988 6831 Read more

Review - The Shell Croft
By Angela Taylor

Rye, Victoria In a quiet location, close to Rye’s Bayside Beach, The Shell Croft is part of the Blue Moon cottages site, a group of three cottages in established gardens in the lovely seaside village of Rye. Overall rating?    Great, with excellent ambience and location What makes The Shell Croft different? When we arrived there was classical music playing, the cottage was warm and welcoming and all this, combined with the glow of the bedside lights and the complimentary bottle of wine, made us feel relaxed and welcome. Accommodation overview There are three bedrooms, two with queen-size beds and a third room with bunks (accessible via one of the queen bedrooms). Our bedroom was beautifully presented with a white cotton and embroidered doona cover and ... Read more

Editor's Choice - "Henry Higgins"
By Lisa Monk

Rye, on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula, has long attracted visitors from far and wide and it is easy to see why… glorious views, sweeping beaches, a feeling of being away from it all and yet so close to all the delights that a sophisticated city like Melbourne has to offer.  “Henry Higgins” is the perfect place to make the most of Rye and all its attractions. This recently renovated two storey home is set among the privacy of tea trees and is situated on one of the highest points of Rye Back Beach, giving panoramic views of the Mornington Peninsula from Arthurs Seat to Cape Schanck Lighthouse.  It has five bedrooms and can sleep up to 13 people, making it the ideal getaway for families and friends, as everyone can sleep in comfort and privacy. Thre... Read more

Editor's Choice - Rest @ Rye
By Lisa Monk

The secret of a great holiday with the family is finding accommodation with all the comforts of home (or more!) in a location that offers something for everyone in the family.  Well, Rye on the Mornington Peninsula is a brilliant spot … close to the delights of Melbourne and yet far enough away to feel the cares of everyday life fade away.  And Rest @ Rye has everything you need to ensure that you can make the most of this great house – and the great location. Rest @ Rye is perfectly located on the bayside – making it great for kids, and is also close to the ocean beaches of Rye and Sorrento - and was fully renovated in 2006, with a new bathroom added, polished floorboards and a lovely light and bright colour scheme.  It is ideal for summer and winter r... Read more

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