Looking for a suburban break? Wot about Oakleigh? Located in the Melbourne
suburbs, it’s only 15 kilometres away from the Melbourne Central Business District
. It is also home to its own large commercial and business area. A sizeable Greek community helps to add to the diverse culture in the area. Whether you’re visiting for business or for pleasure, you’ll find plenty of diversions and things to keep you entertained in Oakleigh. From restaurants and bars to shopping hotspots and outdoor spaces, you certainly won’t have time to feel bored! Check out our Oakleigh hotels to make the most of your stay.
Things to do
The enormous Chadstone Shopping Centre is within easy reach where you’ll find almost anything you can imagine. One of the biggest malls in the country, it’s a popular place with locals and visitors alike. Other shopping hotspots include the Centro Shopping Centre and Eaton Street. There are numerous specialty shops and boutiques, as well as delicatessens and great food stores. Take a breather in one of the fine restaurants, cafes, coffee shops, and bars that can be found around Oakleigh. Nightlife is fun and diverse, and for a quieter night you could catch a new release at the cinema.
For some real TLC, relax in one of the spas for a luxurious range of treatments, including massages, steam rooms, saunas, and hot tubs. There are vineyards, wineries, and wine cellars within easy reach, allowing you to sample some of Australia’s best wines. You are never far away from some areas of outstanding natural beauty, wildlife, outdoor activities, cultural attractions, and interesting architecture. Spend some time falling in love with the numerous charms and delights of Melbourne.
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