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Arthurs Seat Eagle

795 Arthurs Seat Rd | Summit Station, Arthurs Seat, Victoria 3936, Australia
+61 3 5987 0600
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Board a state-of-the-art gondola at the Arthurs Seat Eagle and fly over the state forest to the highest point of the beautiful Mornington Peninsula. You will be torn between looking at the breathtaking view across the bay to the city and spotting wildlife as you soar high above the trees.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“chair lift” (38 reviews)
“return trip” (27 reviews)
“smooth ride” (20 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
795 Arthurs Seat Rd | Summit Station, Arthurs Seat, Victoria 3936, Australia
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+61 3 5987 0600
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"chair lift"
in 38 reviews
"return trip"
in 27 reviews
"smooth ride"
in 20 reviews
"mornington peninsula"
in 37 reviews
"gondola ride"
in 12 reviews
"base station"
in 11 reviews
"cable car"
in 14 reviews
"comfortable ride"
in 4 reviews
"eagle cafe"
in 4 reviews
"per adult"
in 9 reviews
"views are spectacular"
in 5 reviews
"port philip bay"
in 7 reviews
"staff were very friendly"
in 7 reviews
"takes about minutes"
in 6 reviews
"beautiful sunny day"
in 5 reviews
"matthew flinders"
in 4 reviews
"melbourne skyline"
in 4 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Rudicouls wait times and poorly structured return trip due to not filling gondolas to capacity on each trip bizarre never experienced so inefficient loading unloading anywhere in the world be prepared to wait at least an hour on the return trip. Need to review their...More

Thank Graeme A
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always drive up and have a look around but today we did the cable car and summit walk and I was absolutely in love with the gardens and views on the walk. The walk wasn’t too difficult. A few stairs but I would love...More

Thank Zeddypink
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thought I would take interstate guests to this attraction. The views were fantastic from the gondola. A little expensive as not much to do at either end other than the basic cafes:kiosk. Kids loved it. I would recommend and the price could be a little...More

Thank gedwards45
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having riden the old Chair Lift in the mid 60’s, I was pleasantly delighted to see the stunning revamp of this Peninsula “institution”. Not super cheap, but the ride was smooth the view were great...15 minutes each way. Congratulations...job well done

Thank Gary D
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Arthurs_Seat_Eagle, Guest Relations Manager at Arthurs Seat Eagle, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Gary. Glad you enjoyed you visit with us and thanks for taking the time to write a review.

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

A great attraction to visit gives a fantastic view over Port Phillip Bay. Went midweek on a sunny winters day. Not crowded very relaxed. Friendly staff to assist.

Thank Fae E
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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

We went on a Sunday morning and the views were amazing. You couldn't see all the way to the city because it was hazy in the distance but ok a clear day you can. The queue was big but because we were a 3 they...More

Thank Ryan D
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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Used to be exciting exposed to the elements. Now it is an over HSE engineered cage. ride. Staff are friendly and numerous, but the wait to get on is. longer than the ride. The view is good but if you liked the old chairlift forget...More

1  Thank dajorad
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Arthurs_Seat_Eagle, Guest Relations Manager at Arthurs Seat Eagle, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Hello Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. The queues were a bit long this weekend, as they are everywhere over long weekends on the Mornington Peninsula.Usually the wait is quite short especially this time of year. The Eagle is...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

Very expensive and staff are incredibly rude, we were refused to let our full family of 9 go on the ride because its licenced for 8. So you can have 8 adults of 100kgs, but my family which has only 5 adults and the rest...More

Thank Tim S
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Arthurs_Seat_Eagle, Guest Relations Manager at Arthurs Seat Eagle, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Hi Tim I'm sorry the rule regarding 8 passengers on board wasn't explained properly to you and spoiled your enjoyment of the ride. We have to follow the legislation for our gondolas and although it might seem a little silly, it is there for safety...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

We were a large group with a mixture of teens and young children and couples. It's a fun ride for the little kids but not worth the money as there is nothing to do at the bottom except buy from a small kiosk. In the...More

1  Thank Bianca S
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Arthurs_Seat_Eagle, Guest Relations Manager at Arthurs Seat Eagle, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Hi Bianca Thank you for your review and for visiting the Eagle. We are working on creating more activities at the Base Station that can be enjoyed in all weather although even in winter the trails around us in the State Park are well worth...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely staff. Clean and modern facilities. Cafe expensive. And quite expensive for a 30 minute ride. $63.00 for 2 adults and one child. The views are beautiful and the picnic areas are lovely.

1  Thank heidi k
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4 April 2018|
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Response from vinnvinn | Reviewed this property |
you can go one way but you will either be walking up the hill or down. I think the best way would be to park at the bottom get the chairlift up and walk down unless you want to get some serious exercising in park at the top... More
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Jaime-Leigh A
28 January 2018|
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Response from Leah S | Reviewed this property |
Hi I don't think so as there are bars on openings to the pods. Perfectly safe tho
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Nasreen K
27 December 2017|
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Response from revenue_razor_au | Reviewed this property |
It’s a very smooth safe ride!
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