Albury Wodonga accomodation provides perfect opportunities for luxury seeking and budget conscious holidaymakers to experience the Albury Wodonga region.
The Albury Wodonga region sits on the banks of Australia's largest river and the border between Victoria and New South Wales, the Murray River, and is only a 3 hour drive from Melbourne, a 3.5 hour drive from Canberra and a 5.5 hour drive from Sydney.
The Murray River is the major attraction of the region, with a multitude of picturesque river walks, bicycle rides and tours. Surrounded by local flora and fauna, the Murray River is the perfect place to experience the beauty of nature. You can also take a cruise, canoe or even water ski down the river to see the sights and enjoy the unique atmosphere. There are many accomodation options along the river, with hotels, motels and inns to meet all traveller's needs.
Discover Lake Hume, which holds six times as much water as Sydney Harbour. Work began on the Hume Dam in 1919 and was completed in 1936, which made it the largest dam in the Southern Hemisphere and one of the largest in the world. The lake offers a number of sand beaches, opportunity for water sports, multiple walking trails, lush scenery and many picnic and BBQ areas, perfect for couples and families. Lake Hume is close to many comfortable Albury Wodonga accomodation properties, including hotels, apartments and hostels, as well as many others.
A great place to go in Albury Wodonga is Belvoir Park which has a big playground and a beautiful lake with ducks, black swans and geese. There is also a metropolitan side of the Albury Wodonga region with many sophisticated restaurants and beautiful cafes making it a great holiday for food lovers, as well as shopping destinations galore, making it ideal for both short term and discounted extended stays along the Murray River.
The nearby town of Rutherglen is the perfect base to explore the region, with the fantastic Golden Chain Wine Village Motor Inn providing all the amenities for very reasonable prices. It is not only close to Albury Wodonga, but also to the quaint towns of Yarrawonga, Barooga, Wangaratta, Yackandandah and Benalla, each a great town to visit and discover. Of particular note is nearby Beechworth, famous for its Beechworth Honey, Beechworth Bakery and its connection to the outlaw Ned Kelly. With many other restaurants, wineries, shopping outlets and tours Beechworth has so much to offer, including the beautiful 4 star accomodation at the Best Western Beechworth Motor Inn.
The closest regional centre is Shepparton, with extensive attractions and services, and luxurious accomodation, including the Best Western - The Carrington, a 4 star hotel with friendly staff, beautiful rooms and extensive facilities to ensure a great stay in Shepparton.
With so much to see, do and experience, for all ages, Albury Wodonga is the perfect region for a romantic retreat or a family holiday, with accomodation to suit any budget and level of luxury.