The Aire Down There
Our stay at Aire River Escape was truly unforgettable. Winding our way through the stunning Otway Ranges with sunbeams slicing through the gigantic gum trees. Be sure to bring all the food and treats you need for your stay because once you arrive, trust me you will not want to leave. We had originally only planned to stay for Friday and Saturday nights but extended our stay to 3 nights even though it meant a very early morning run for work in the city.
This paid off in spades (by spades I mean an early morning sauna followed by a bath on the deck before hightailing it back to the city.) Our morning ritual started with a coffee in the spa taking in the vistas that wrap around the property. The river meanders right out the front of the house which has a backdrop of rolling green hills and surrounding mountains. We really loved hearing the sounds of the wildlife that blended into the breeze. We spent our days kayaking the river while the platypus swam around us and wandering sheep filled paddocks amongst big, beautiful gums looking for koalas. We found 8 within minutes. We spent our afternoons either in the sauna, in the spa or by the fire. Sometimes all three....
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