Phillip Island Breather

This modern yet charming beach house was a retreat we didn't realise we needed. We left on a late Friday afternoon and drove right into the heart of peak hour traffic before feeling our shoulders relax and excitement rise while crossing the San Remo bridge into Phillip Island.

Arriving just before sunset, we were immediately impressed with the property. The high ceiling, modern interior and spaciousness made it one of the most beautiful homes we’ve ever stayed in. We put our bags away and wasted little time before enjoying some wine and a game of cards by the warm fire.

The kitchen was clean, organised and extremely well equipped, which made it quite convenient for us to cook breakfast and dinners during our stay.

Having the beach right at our doorstep was a real pleasure. We woke up early to catch the sunrise over the seemingly endless coastline. We strolled along the beach and inhaled the fresh sea air while watching local surfers paddle out into the distance.

The deck out the back was a real highlight and represented a classic slice of Australian life. It was a great hang out space where we often enjoyed a late afternoon drink after returning from the day's activities.

We drove home on Sunday night, reminiscing about our Phillip Island retreat and lamenting our return to city life.

Things We Did

  • Lookout
  • Beach
  • Food & Drink
Pinnacles Lookout, Cape Woolamai
The 30-minute walk to the lookout alone is incredible. To then arrive at these unique rock formations was breathtaking....
Surf Beach Strolls
Plenty of fresh coastal air and leisurely strolls along (what felt like) our own private beach....
Churchill Island Farmers Market
Every 4th Saturday of the month, stalls are setup in Churchill Island selling a variety of fresh and locally grown produce. We picked up some sausages, steak, salami and of course - some sweet treats!...
Drinks on the deck
Late afternoon drinks and conversation on the deck....
Lunch at The Cape Kitchen
We had a lovely lunch at The Cape Kitchen. The restaurant was strongly recommended by our host, Bronwyn and it did not disappoint....

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