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Holidays in Gippsland

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Gippsland Vacation: Coronavirus Information

Most Gippsland hotels offer free cancellation. Consider booking refundable hotels rather than non-refundable ones. Just look for the ‘free cancellation’ message during your hotel search. Prices can vary, but right now we believe that flexibility matters.

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Top Gippsland Flight & Hotel Packages

Flinders Landing Apartments
Claremont Guest House
Tribeca Serviced Apartments Melbourne
St Georges Motor Inn
IFSuites Melbourne Village

Top hotels in Gippsland

North Pier Hotel
North Pier Hotel
3 out of 5
5 The Esplanade, Cowes, VIC
The price is AU$78 per night from 1 Mar. to 2 Mar.
3.6/5Good! (581 reviews)

"It is close to the beach and near the center of the city. Thus, it is convenient for a walk."…"

Reviewed on 28 Jan. 2021

North Pier Hotel
Kaloha Holiday Resort Phillip Island
Kaloha Holiday Resort Phillip Island
3.5 out of 5
Cnr Steele And Chapel Streets, Cowes, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$149 per night from 4 Mar. to 5 Mar.
4.3/5Excellent! (547 reviews)

"The Property is very family friendly. It has Swimming Pool and Jumping Pillow to keep Kids engaged during holiday. This property Location is fantastic. It is so close to beach, Shops, Pub , Restaurants , Ice Cream joints and Coffee places.The Breakfast orders you do from your room is good value for ..."…"

Reviewed on 3 Jan. 2021

Kaloha Holiday Resort Phillip Island
Mariners Cove at Paynesville Motel & Apartments
Mariners Cove at Paynesville Motel & Apartments
4 out of 5
2-8 Victoria Street, The Esplanade, Paynesville, VIC
The price is AU$160 per night from 1 Mar. to 2 Mar.
4.6/5Wonderful! (313 reviews)

"The 2 bedroom apartment we stayed in was very spacious and well equiped and had a wonderful view of the harbour from both the downstairs and upstairs balconies"…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb. 2021

Mariners Cove at Paynesville Motel & Apartments
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Top activities in Gippsland

Gippsland Holiday

Victoria’s expansive eastern region is renowned for its diverse geography and natural beauty, as well as its enchanting towns and award-winning local produce. Experience some of the extremes of the Southeast Australian landscape in Gippsland, which stretches across mountain ranges, lush pastures, pristine forests, lakes and beaches. From the edge of Melbourne to the far-eastern state border with New South Wales, there’s plenty to explore in Gippsland’s scenic rural villages, unspoiled national parks and picturesque beach towns.

Discover the gently sloping meadows of West Gippsland, which is home to some of the state’s major dairies and farms. Visit farmsteads and local markets to pick up delicious seasonal and local produce, or embark on a vineyard trail to taste some of the region’s wines. Historic Traralgon in the Latrobe Valley has been a hub for the Gippsland farming region since the late 1800s. The mountain skyline of the Great Dividing Range lies to the north. In winter, you can ski at Gippsland’s snow resort on Mount Baw Baw.

The region’s most pristine natural landscapes can be found in East Gippsland. Make your way along the scenic Great Alpine Drive and reach the largest inland waterway system in Australia, Gippsland Lakes, which stretches between Sale and Lakes Entrance. Boating, fishing and kayaking are popular recreational activities in this lush lake district. Stroll along sandy beaches, such as the vast sweep of Ninety Mile Beach or go on a waterway cruise. Follow the Bataluk Cultural Trail to learn about the cultural heritage of the Gunai and Monaro Aboriginal people.

Don’t miss a trip to Wilson’s Promontory National Park, the southernmost region of mainland Australia. Go on a short walk or overnight trek to check out some of this pristine park’s rugged beaches, sheltered bays, native wildlife and beautiful forests. Further east, you’ll find more protected wilderness in Croajingolong National Park.

Gippsland is best explored by car, but many of its major towns can be reached via regional trains or buses from Melbourne . Make the most of Gippsland’s winery trails, coast roads and the Great Alpine Drive by embarking on a road trip through the region.

Frequently asked questions

How much does a Gippsland holiday package cost?
We make it easy to explore the world, with Gippsland holiday packages starting from as low as AU$245. You’ll have the flexibility to combine your preferred hotels, airlines and car rental. For the ultimate getaway, why not add a couple of tours and activities to your itinerary?
If I'm not able to travel, can I cancel my Gippsland holiday package?
It is possible to cancel your Gippsland booking if your travel plans have changed. Whether you’ll incur a penalty or not depends on your hotel, airline or car rental company. It may be possible to cancel or change for free if you booked in the last 24 hours. Head to our Customer Service Portal to learn more.
How do I get a cheap travel package to Gippsland?
Track down flights that suit your schedule, add a hotel room to your booking and watch the savings rack up. It’s as easy as that! With a Gippsland holiday package, you can save up to $200 on your next awesome adventure. From hotels and flights to activities and rental cars, Expedia makes it simple to travel cheap. And with over 400 airlines and 1 000 000 hotel options all over the world to choose from, you won’t be short of choice.
What are the top hotels in Gippsland?
Look up The Esplanade Resort and Spa and Bellevue on the Lakes. They’re top picks for many travellers headed to Lakes Entrance. If Metung is next stop on your itinerary, The Moorings at Metung and McMillans of Metung Resort are both popular options.
When is the best time of year to visit Gippsland?
is the best month to head to Gippsland if you’re on a budget. is a more expensive month by comparison, so be prepared to pay top dollar if you visit then. If you’d rather give the crowds a wide berth, consider making the trip in . However, there’s plenty to love about travelling in high season. Gippsland is arguably at its best in .
How far in advance should I book my Gippsland holiday?
Smart travellers often book as early as possible. You can generally browse through international airfares on Expedia up to 12 months before your flight. If you’ve left booking to the last minute, fear not. Bargain prices occasionally appear just weeks before departure dates.
What does an Expedia Gippsland travel package include?
Expedia has everything you need to arrange your Gippsland getaway, but how you structure your package is your choice. Choose from a combination of hotels, flights and rental cars. After some tours or activities to keep you on the go? Once you’ve made your booking, you can add them too. No matter your budget or style, there’s a package to meet your needs.
What should I know before booking a Gippsland travel package?
So many places to go, so many things to see. With a package, you’ll be able to check more of them off your list. Bundle your flights, rental cars and hotels and enjoy big savings.
Does Expedia offer Book Now, Pay Later Gippsland holiday packages?
If you want to spread the price of your hotel and activities over a number of installments, Expedia can help you out. Paying the total cost of your journey upfront isn’t always the best way to pay for your getaway, so we’ve joined forces with online lender Affirm to give you financial flexibility. Book Now, Pay Later and remove the stress of saving to travel.
Can I choose my airline with a Gippsland Expedia holiday package?
With a holiday package, you’re in charge. Whether you’re looking to fly to Gippsland in business or coach, simply choose from the available airline options. Expedia has access to over 550 partner airlines worldwide.