The city of Melbourne is home to many great suburbs where visitors go to every year. One of the most frequently visited suburbs is Flemington. It a great place for tourists who are looking for one of a kind experience. The area has become more popular to both local and international tourists because of its race course which hosts the annual Melbourne Cup during the Spring Racing Carnival. The race course is where a premier race club- Victoria Racing Club is stationed. What makes the course even more impressive is its astounding grandstand with modern facilities. This racing even has always been spectacular for first time and regular visitors.
Flemington is situated six kilometres from the central business district of Melbourne. When there are no horse races, visitors and locals usually hang out and socialize at Racecourse Road. This is the major commercial spot of Flemington where cafes and shops abound making it the most interesting place in town. With its diverse population also come diverse establishments or shops. Here visitors can eat their hearts out by dining at any of Flemington’s flavorful and wide-ranging cafes and restaurants.
A suburb that welcomes thousands of visitors each year especially during racing season must have all the right accommodation to suit its visitor’s needs. Flemington has a lot of accommodation options for the budget seeker and the classy visitor. Hotels here very much affordable and inns and apartments are abundant. Among the most popular accommodations in the area are the Quest Flemington Hotel and the Park Squire Motor Inn and Serviced Apartments. All of these hotels have all necessary amenities including wireless Internet and of course room service.
The suburb has become an interesting choice for many families. Each year it welcomes quite an impressive number of new residents. Flemington’s fun atmosphere is not only the reason why many choose to live here. The quality and affordability of life is one great reason why many are attracted to Flemington. For those who wish to settle here for good, housing styles are pretty much diverse. What are common here are detached and semi-detached homes ad terrace houses. Some of these structures have a hint of history dating back to the Victorian era. There are also public housing estates here which are typically flats.
What makes Flemington an even more livable place are its parks, open, spaces, and academic facilities. The suburb has twelve parks where residents hang out to mingle with each other and bring their kids for a treat. It also has a variety of schools including three kindergartens, one special needs school, one secondary college, and three primary schools.
Memorable fun and entertainment, delectable wining and dining, and great adventure awaits you in Flemington!