Sitting between Port Campbell and Port Fairy, Warrnambool is a small city that grew up on the Shipwreck Coast during the early 1900s. The rugged coastline made victims of many ships in this period, and communities such as Warrnambool sprouted along the coast as a series of lighthouses was constructed.
Warrnambool is a great seaside holiday destination for families, due to the number of excellent attractions which are close by. The main tourist beach on Lady Bay has everything that beach lovers need including refreshments and even open-air BBQ during the high season. Watersports are also prolific in Warrnambool, with kayaking, surfing, snorkelling and many others being popular.
Nature lovers need to travel only a short distance to get away from the tourist noise to begin discovering some truly stunning natural wilderness areas. Marine wildlife is abundant and easily accessible for viewing via one of the regularly scheduled tours run from Warrnambool.
See below some of our beautiful accommodation options for Warrnambool.