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Nestled in the idyllic natural paradise of the Mornington Peninsula, Peninsula Hot Springs offers an unmatched bathing and spa experience. Located just 90 minutes away from Melbourne, the serenity of this weekend getaway stands in stark contrast to its neighboring metropolis. The hot spring features over 50 unique bathing options ranging from Turkish hammams to shared geothermal mineral pools. Regardless of whether you are a local Melburnian or a tourist, Mornington Peninsula Hot Springs is sure to help you unwind from the stress of your daily routine.
On 7 June 2020, bathing and dining facilities at Peninsula Hot Springs reopened to the public following a brief closure during the pandemic last year. Five days later, on 12 June, the Spa Dreaming Centre also reopened. To ensure the continued safety of guests, the following measures are in place:
Peninsula Hot Springs boasts some of the most tranquil bathing, spa, and dining experiences in the state of Victoria. Reserving a private pool is a great way to spend some quality time with your family and friends. Wash away the stress from your body as you immerse yourself in the mineral-rich waters of hydrotherapy pools. The hilltop pool is an especially popular attraction that offers a gorgeous panoramic view of the surrounding farmlands. Geothermal bathing has been shown to cleanse the body of toxins and improve skin health. Treat yourself to delectable breakfast, lunch, or dinner at the Bath House Cafe or the Spa Dreaming Center dining room. Rejuvenate your skin with an exquisite botanical sea salt exfoliation session and choose one of the many relaxing massages such as ‘Kodo’ or ‘Yinga’.
The ticket includes an amazing bathing experience at one of the many pools in the Bath House. Alongside bath house experience, guests will get to choose from multiple ticket options that include:
As per your ticket choice, alongside bath house experience where you get access to more than 50 bath experiences, you will get to enjoy a picnic hamper; or 45 min hot-and-cold therapy workshop; or 45 min clay ritual experience; or get to choose a workshop: Body Clay Ritual or Fire & Ice and enjoy Picnic hamper.
It is important to note that the ticket price does not include access to swimsuits, footwear, water bottles, or towels for the spa. The picnic house is open to all guests. The ticket is valid only for the booking date and will be sent via email 24 to 48 hours after you complete the booking process. You can claim a full refund or change your date of visit up to 10 days before the original booking date.
If you are planning to visit Peninsula Hot Springs, purchasing your tickets online can ensure a perfectly hassle-free experience. With the spread of COVID-19 still being a major concern, it would be prudent to avoid the long queues to purchase tickets on-site at any tourist attraction. Since the number of guests allowed per pool has been greatly reduced for safety reasons, it can be hard to procure a ticket unless you book your spot online well in advance. For tourists from other states or countries, booking in advance to ensure that you get a spot is more of a necessity than a luxury.
Infants aged 0 to 2 years can enter the venue free of cost. Children under the age of 16 and senior citizens enjoy reduced ticket prices. A valid photo ID with a date of birth is required to receive discounted prices.
Whether you are looking for a solo getaway or a wholesome family experience, Peninsula Hot Springs is the perfect destination.
The Bath House is a good place to start as you take a dip in a pool replete with reinvigorating minerals and soak in the serene surroundings.Don a comfortable bathing robe and enjoy a range of lip-smacking dishes from the Amphitheatre Cafe or Bath House Cafe. You can also book a relaxation cabana and enjoy breakfast or lunch in a secluded private space for families. No visit to Mornington Peninsula is complete without a revitalizing massage, yoga, or meditation session. The iconic ‘body clay ritual’ and ‘hot and cold therapy' are some of the favorite treatments here.
The relaxation dome is another exceptional place to lay back and unwind. The plush interiors of the dome, which can accommodate up to 11 people, are ideal for light-hearted chats.
Open between 5 AM and 11 PM, the Bath House is a brilliant place to spend time with your family and friends. There are three unique experiences offered at the Bath House titled - ‘Recharge’, ‘Revitalise’, and ‘Restore’. Recharge lets you enjoy a quick bathing experience surrounded by natural splendor. Revitalise gives you a chance to discover more than 50 bathing experiences inspired by traditions from across the globe. Restore is a full-day retreat that includes several perks such as picnic hampers, robes, and a chance to participate in the wellness activity of the day.
The Spa Dreaming Centre is exclusively open for guests who are 16 years or older. The focus is on creating a tranquil space in which you can completely unwind from stress. There are several spa treatments, therapies, and massages available here. The Kodo massage is amongst the most popular treatments at the spa. The traditional Aboriginal technique uses a flora smoking ritual and a rhythmic massage that is known to induce a state of incredible relaxation.
The spa also has special geothermal baths that ensure deeper skin benefits and toxin flushing. There are three additional serene private bathing options that are available - indoor private bathing (great for couples), a private outdoor pool that is ideal for solitary bathing, and a reserved pool that can accommodate up to 5 people for 45 minutes.
Here's all you need to plan a seamless visit to the Mornington Peninsula Hot Springs.
The Bath House is open from 5 AM to 7 PM. The Spa Dreaming Center and Serene Bathing experience are open to guests from 8 AM to 11 PM. All of these experiences are open throughout the year on all days of the week.
It can take anywhere between 4 to 6 hours to enjoy a wholesome experience and explore most of what Peninsula Hot Springs has to offer.
Drive to 140 Springs Lane, Fingal from Melbourne via M1 and Peninsula Link/M11 or via M3 and Peninsula Link/M11.
By Public Transport:
Take a train on the Frankston line to Frankston and then take bus 788 to Rye. From here, you will have to travel by cab.
Take a taxi to Queenscliff Harbour from Melbourne. From here, you can take the Searoad Ferry to the Peninsula between 7 AM and 6 PM.
By Direct Transfer:
Autopia Tours operates a direct transfer service between Melbourne CBD and Peninsula Hot Springs. Morning and evening transfers are available Friday through Sunday.
Pick an early hour on a weekday to get the best experience at Peninsula Hot Springs. You can bathe early, participate in activities, and relish both breakfast and lunch. Weekends generally tend to be crowded, making it safer and more enjoyable to visit during the weekdays. Areas around Melbourne have moderate temperatures and low airfares between March and May. October and November are also relatively crowd-free times to plan your tour.
Peninsula Hot Springs has several dining options in and around the area. The Bath House Amphitheatre Cafe and Bath House Cafe are great places to eat inside the venue. The cafes offer wholesome, non-fried food that is just as tasty as it is healthy. Local cheese boards, pizzas, crackers, and fresh fruit salad are some of the popular treats here. The cafes also offer vegetarian and vegan options.
If you are looking to eat outside, you should certainly try the Beach Bites Lane food truck, one of the first of its kind in the peninsula. The nearby T’Gallant Winery and Pizzeria, which was originally an apple orchard, is a wine lover’s paradise. Make sure to take a few bottles of the legendary Pinot Noir Collection back home for your friends and family as well!
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