Only one hour from Melbourne, Geelong is a vibrant city that offers an array of attractions.
Visitors staying at hotels in Geelong can enjoy an exciting range of drinking, dining and entertainment options; tour museums and galleries showcasing the city's past, present and future; and wander through beautiful parks and gardens on the banks of the Barwon River.
For visitors looking for hotels in Geelong, Mercure Geelong is the perfect choice. The hotel features rooms with bay or city views, including upgraded privilege rooms, apartments and suites. Guests can enjoy the hotel's superb Zenith Restaurant and Bar, an outdoor swimming pool, gymnasium, and conference facilities seating up to 400 people.
Ideally located in the heart of the city, Mercure Geelong provides visitors looking for hotels in Geelong with an excellent base to explore the city and its surroundings. Perfect for air travel, the hotel is only a short drive from Avalon Airport. Geelong is also a great stopover for visitors exploring the nearby Great Ocean Road.
Nature-lovers can take a tour of Brisbane Ranges National Park or Werribee Open Range Zoo, or for bird-watching visit Serendip Sanctuary. Cruise the harbour for fantastic views of the city, or sample a great range of locally-produced wine in the region's vineyards. Immerse yourself in history at Steiglitz Historic Park or at the Old Geelong Gaol, or check out the local and Australian art on offer at Geelong Gallery. Enjoy a host of live entertainment at the Geelong Performing Arts Centre, or kick back with a beer in one of the city's stylish bars.