Sorrento, Australia

Sorrento, Australia Travel Guide

Articles about Sorrento, Australia

By Sally Webb
On Friday afternoons from December through February—the golden peak of Australian summer—you can almost trace a line of cars heading out of Melbourne: a happy exodus of weekenders bound for the Mornington Peninsula, 56 miles south of Australia’s s...

Hotels in Sorrento, Australia

Set high on the cliff above Sorrento’s small harbor on Port Phillip Bay, the hotel has 41 elegant rooms, some with timber finishes and exposed stone walls.

Restaurants in Sorrento, Australia

For the ultimate seaside picnic, head to the one-stop deli to pick up delicious ready-made meals (moussaka; pâtés; chicken-and-leek pies), freshly baked breads, and a variety of top-notch peninsula wines, including Stonier Reserve Chardonnay and Ten Minutes by Tractor Pinot Noir.

Things to do in Sorrento, Australia

The eclectic Gallery Sorrento has rotating exhibits by Australian artists such as Rick Matear, whose moody paintings often feature the Mornington Peninsula.