Merimbula, and the South Seas Motel, is a scenic six hour drive from both Sydney and Melbourne and less than three hours from Canberra. Planning on a faster arrival? You can fly to Merimbula with regular flights between Sydney and Melbourne operated by REX and Qantas Link. The South Seas Motel is located just a five minute drive from Merimbula Airport, so if you need a lift, please contact us. There are also car rental companies at Merimbula Airport if you're planning to explore the Sapphire Coast at your own pace.