The air in the snowy mountains could not be any purer, which could be the essence to why snowy mountains of Australia is so popular for family holidays with kids. Families who visit the region can partake in wonderful activities from mountain walks, skiing activities in winter, horse riding, fishing for trout, cycling, rafting and kayaking.
Why is it good for family holidays with kids?
For families seeking a family holiday that is natured based you can’t go past the snowy region. There are plenty of activities that will have the kids emerged in the natural beauty of the area. It has a good range of accommodation choices for families catering for all types of family holidays with the kids.
- Plenty of nature based activities
- Good range of accommodation choices
- Great region to visit on family road trips.
- Caters for families in Summer and Winter
- Suitable for all ages of kids and teens
Things to with the kids?
When it comes to doing things with the kids there is heaps to do and see, across the six local areas of the snowy mountains. Activities from gentle walks to more adventurous walks in summer, skiing in either Thredbo or Perisher during the winter months. Discovering platypus in the streams, or visting the Big Trout or catching trout. Here are five things to consider on the list.
- Bombala Platypus Reserve
- Australian Alps walking tracking
- Learn to ski in Perisher or Thredbo
- Get lost in a Maze – Crackenback cottage
- Kosciusko Express Chairlift
Family Accommodation in the Snowy Region
Finding suitable family accommodation choices is not difficult in this region with hotels, self-catering styled accommodation, chalets and lodge accommodation, camping and motel accommodation. Here are some choices to consider.
Luxury Family Accommodation
Mid Range Family Accommodation
Quality Horizons Resort – is just 20 minutes’ drive from Kosciuszko National Park, Quality Horizons sits alongside Lake Jindabyne. Apartments offer a balcony or patio with views of the lake or Snowy Mountains. Book online at booking.com
Altitude 1260 Resort – Situated on top of a hill, the Altitude 1260 Resort boasts panoramic views from Lake Jindabyne through to the mountain peaks of Kosciusko. The Resort Altitude 1260 is a 10-minute drive from Jindabyne and Lake Crackenback. Book online at booking.com
Budget Family Accommodation
Banjo Patterson Inn – is a 5-minute walk from The Snowy Region Visitor Centre. It is a 30-minute drive from both the Perisher and Thredbo ski areas. They have budget apartments suitable for large families. Book online at booking.com
Something a little different
Crackenback Farm Guesthouse – is located just 8.5 km from Kosciuszko National Park. This property features a games room, fireplace and a children’s playground. Book online at booking.com