How To Have A Memorable Stay In Brighton
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Whether you are heading to Brighton, Melbourne, for a holiday, on a business trip, or for a special occasion, there is plenty to see and do that will make for a memorable stay.
Here is a list of things to do to make the most of your time in Brighton.
1. Take long walks along Brighton Beach.
There is no doubt you will fall in love with the scenic wedding venues in Melbourne. In particular, those along Brighton beach. The beach is undeniably one of the best in Melbourne and home to the well-known bathing boxes. You can’t miss the brightly coloured bathing boxes from the 1990’s. They line the foreshore and are one of the most iconic and popular attractions in the Melbourne area. You’ll find the bathing boxes just a 10-minute walk from the premier shopping precinct in Brighton, on Church Street. The beach is an ideal hangout for families and offers a cove of protection from the wind.
2. Find a little something special at the local shops.
If you love a bargain while you are on holiday, or seeking out well-made second-hand treasures that have been made to last, you’ll love the op shops and charity shops in Brighton. You can find everything from clothing and furniture to home wares, toys, and more.
3. Pay a visit to the Billilla Mansion
You simply cannot visit Brighton without taking in a little local history. You can do this at Billilla Mansion where you can explore the historic house and manicured formal garden. The site is listed on the National Trust Register and has significant historical meaning. It has been a local landmark for over a century. If you want to relax and unwind, visit one of Melbourne’s 4-star luxury hotels, Brighton Savoy.
4. Catch a film at Palace Cinemas Dendy
Sometimes, there is nothing nicer than a night at the movies to relax. If you fancy doing just that in Brighton, head to the classy and intimate Palace Cinemas Dendy on bustling Church Street. It is the most luxurious cinema in Melbourne!
5. Take a Stroll Along Church Street
Church Street is great for many things, from enjoying a delicious café meal to shopping, or just soaking up the atmosphere of the vibrant street. There are loads of bars, restaurants, and pubs to keep you busy.
6. Loads of Festivals
Foodies flock to Brighton for the likes of various food and wine festivals, especially the Bright n Sandy Food & Wine festival held every March. Movie buffs look forward to the Bayside Film Festival that typically features award-winning local and international short films.
7. Catch a Round of Golf
What could be better than unwinding on a world-class golf course? There are eight sensational golf clubs to choose from in the area, collectively known as the Melbourne Sandbelt. With so much to see and do in Brighton, there is no doubt you can create a memorable