Things to do on the Peninsula
Blakiston House is centrally located in Rye on the Famous Mornington Peninsula, just a short drive from all the attractions this wonderful area has to offer.
There is something for everyone if you do decide to venture out from the luxury of Blakiston House and explore!
Historic Sorrento Village with its wonderful shopping and abundance of Cafes and restaurants.
Visit the Peninsula Hot Springs, located 5 mins drive away, to relax & unwind.
Play a round of Golf on a world – class golf course. Moonah Links is less than 10 mins drive away and there are many other courses on the Peninsula.
Visit Red Hill for its Famous Market and enjoy the spectacular views from Arthers Seat lookout.
Take your boat out or drop a fishing line in from the Rye Pier.
For the more adventurous, try Parasailing on the Rye foreshore or swim with the Dolphins in Sorrento.
Go horseriding on the beach or even combine your ride with a Winery tour.
Visit the world-class wineries of this region for Tastings.
Surf or swim at any of the Back Ocean Beaches.
Enjoy a day out at the Historic Point Nepean National Park in Portsea, and explore its fortifications while enjoying the views.
Ride your Bike or Walk along the Bay Trail.
Catch the Ferry across from Sorrento to Beautiful Queenscliff and explore this gorgeous town.
For the Kids, visit one or all of the 3 Mazes, Play mini golf in Rosebud or over Summer have an evening out at the Rye Carnival.
There is so much else to do on the Peninsula that the list is almost endless and whether its Winter or Summer, Blakiston House is the perfect place to stay all year round.