St. Kilda West Vacations
St. Kilda West is within easy reach of a range of colorful Melbourne’s well-known sights. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous St. Kilda Sea Baths and the much-loved St Kilda Pier. Two other great attractions that are close by St. Kilda West are the St. Kilda Beach and Luna Park.
Holiday makers in St. Kilda West, looking for something different, should make tracks to the cultural attractions nearby. Join a tour, admire the building in which it is housed or simply enjoy the wonderful artworks at the Jewish Museum of Australia in St. Kilda.
There are many picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so make sure you enjoy the nearby green spaces. Explore the most popular stretches of coastline nearby such as the South Melbourne Beach in Middle Park. Go for a walk in one of the parks and gardens, which include the St. Kilda Botanical Gardens in St. Kilda. Discover the area’s birdlife by heading to a nearby lake such as the Albert Park Lake.
Take a break from the tourist trail and work on your swing at the Albert Park Golf Course.
If you love food and shopping, head to the many stores of Jam Factory in South Yarra, Prahran Market and Acland Street in St. Kilda.
An important local icon is Aami Park, the main stadium for the Melbourne Rebels rugby union team in autumn and the Melbourne Victory soccer team. Even if there is no game on, you can still roar along with locals during one of the many concerts staged here.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, think about booking your accommodation close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. For a good night’s sleep check out the amenities at the Cosmopolitan Hotel, the Bayview Eden Melbourne, and the popular Mantra St Kilda Road.