Arranging a trip to the fascinating city of Melbourne
? Wot about staying in the charming suburb of Forest Hill? Located just 18 kilometres outside of the Melbourne CBD
it’s a convenient and pleasant place for a trip. There are great options for eating and drinking, and varied nightlife is within easy reach. As well as being able to visit the numerous cultural delights of Melbourne, you can also explore the sights of Forest Hill and the surrounding areas. Check out our Forest Hill accommodation and take advantage of some of the terrific deals.
Things to do
Forest Hill is perhaps most well-known for being the home of the recording studios where the famous Australian soap opera "Neighbours" is filmed. Many people like to tour places that feature in the program. Another local attraction is the Box Hill Town Hall. The area has great shopping with the Forest Hill Chase Mall and the Glen Shopping Centre both selling a wide range of different products from big names. For the kids, you can go bowling and swimming.
The nearby Yarra Valley
has several excellent vineyards and wineries where you can enjoy the lovely scenery and sample different wines. It makes for a great day out! As well as the city centre attractions, you can also easily get to places such as the beautiful Kinglake National Park, the beaches of Portsea and Sorrento, Mount Donna Buang, which is great for winter snow sports, the pretty Dandenong Ranges, and Werribee, where you can see a varied assortment of different animals in an exciting open zoo.
If this tickles your fancy, why not have a look at our excellent Forest Hill hotels to make you smile even more? We also have a good selection of flights to Melbourne
from a wide range of different domestic airports, so put the wheels in motion and get your trip sorted!