Take time out at Mantra Lorne this summer
Families planning their summer holidays need look no further than Lorne on the Great Ocean Road.
The sunny spot is known for its beautiful beaches and laid back atmosphere. You’ll be spoilt for choice for activities in Lorne as there's plenty to do for the whole family in this bustling seaside town.
If you’re looking for family friendly accommodation, Mantra Lorne is positioned right on the beachfront, making for the perfect setting to enjoy all that Lorne has to offer. Onsite facilities include tennis courts, mini golf, a swimming pool and indoor spa, beautifully manicured gardens, along with an onsite restaurant and bar.
The signature Brasserie 144o & Bar serves a contemporary menu overlooking the resort gardens, providing a relaxing viewpoint. Visit the Endota Day Spa for your choice of indulgent treatments including facials to massages and beauty therapy. The Lorne Sea baths are located next door and are ideal for unwinding while on holiday.
"You’ll be spoilt for choice for activities in Lorne as there's plenty to do for the whole family in this bustling seaside town.!"
If you're an outdoorsy bunch, Lorne is the perfect place to explore some of Australia's most beautiful surrounds. The Great Otway National Park will provide a stunning day out for the young and old, and is complete with ferny gullies, rugged coastlines, stunning waterfalls and tranquil lakes.
Keen fishermen may want to cast a line out from the Lorne Pier, where you may be lucky enough to catch trevally, barracuda and whiting. There are plenty of bike trails nearby too, along with surfing and kayaking lessons. If that all sounds a bit too adventurous for you, why not simply pack a picnic and settle in to enjoy the sunshine?
As for keeping the little ones entertained, there are plenty of activities for the younger members of your family. Mantra Lorne offers Kids Club sessions during the school holidays this summer, with exciting activities including treasure hunts, mini Olympics and sandcastle competitions.
There's a trampoline park next door to Mantra Lorne to amuse the kids. The patrolled Lorne Beach is right at your doorstep and between December to January the Lorne Surf Life Saving Club Nippers program is a great way to get the kids active and confident in the surf.