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Beachcomber Motel and Apartments

15 Diana Street, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
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Ranked #6 of 13 hotels in Apollo Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sabadell, Spain
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Sadly not a great experience. We had been out at the beach so came back to the room to find no hot water. Unfortunatly nobody could rectify the situation as the manager was out. The least he/she could of done was supply a contact number as an emergency contact. I thought this was very unprofessional. We also felt the room... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beachcomber Motel is definitely value for money. We stayed in Budget Motel Room Twin room for a night. Service at the hotel was really good! Alison checked us in and she showed us to the room and showed us how to use the heater for the room. The room is small but super cosy! It's a comfortable place to rest... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We stayed at the Budget Double Room. It was clean, tidy, enough space for a couple staying overnight. Bathroom really small but good shower. Good kitchen facilities to save money and have your own breakfast at your room. I would definately booked again.

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Kyabram, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We stayed at the Beachcomber for 1 night. We were warmly greeted by Alison upon our arrival and directed to our room (1). We thought the room was extremely clean and tidy and very spacious for our family of 4. We had a queen bed, a single bed as well as a porta cot all set up for us and... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We stayed in beachcombers budget motel. What a mistake. Very very very small. Could hardley find anywhere to place our suitcases. You could hear what the person in the bathroom was doing. The walls were paperthin. The good points were the freidnly staff, decent location (if you want to walk to places) and we lucked out on the weather. It... More

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CLAApolloBay, Owner at Beachcomber Motel and Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Alan, thanks for your feedback, as you say the rooms are titled budget so I am not sure what you were expecting for your $80 or so tariff. (The Hilton perhaps) As advertised on our website they are a smaller room designed for the budget conscious traveller. As you say we do have bigger rooms but you would have... More

Edmonton, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Stayed at this hotel in a twin room and loved it. Very clean and big enough. Comfortable beds and very nice bedding with a table and chairs and nice bed side lamps. The bathroom is small but we found it no problem because the shower was big enough and the toilet area is roomy enough as well. Very lovely and... More

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CLAApolloBay, Owner at Beachcomber Motel and Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you Sarah M for your fantastic review and perfect score. It's great you point the things out in the room that were important to you. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay, thanks again for your positive comments and we look forward to seeing you again in the future. Cheers, Chris & Alison. More

Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We stayed at Beachcomber Motel for 2 nights. We were warmly greeted by Chris (host) upon arrival, checking in was easy and fuss free. Chris even provided us with a map and advised on the places of interest we can visit at Great Ocean Rd. The location of the motel was centralised and convenient, just 5 mins walk to shops... More

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CLAApolloBay, Owner at Beachcomber Motel and Apartments, responded to this review

WOW!! Thank you for your fantastic review and kind words, it certainly makes our day to receive such positive feedback. We are a small husband & wife team so service & cleanliness are certainly a priority. Thank you also for pointing out the location, surrounds, free WIFI etc. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay with us and also... More

Blue Mountains National Park, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

warm welcome, quiet room, secure, one street back from beach and main street. room was very clean, good heater, beautiful bathroom, only stayed one night but would happily return especially to stay longer!

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CLAApolloBay, Owner at Beachcomber Motel and Apartments, responded to this review

Thanks r b for your kind words, it is very pleasing to read you were happy. We too hope to see you again and for longer would be great. Cheers Chris & Alison. More

Queensland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Stayed here for 1 night with hubby & 17month old. Service was very friendly & the hotel was clean with a hot shower that had great water pressure! Room & furniture could be updated but it is clean & comfortable enough for the price bracket.

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CLAApolloBay, Owner at Beachcomber Motel and Apartments, responded to this review

Thanks Sapphire1999 for your review and noting the cleanliness & good service which are very important to us. You are correct with the water pressure it is great. We would love to be able to renovate some of the rooms but as you point out they are priced accordingly, unfortunately we only own the business and not the freehold too.... More

London, United Kingdom
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69 reviews 69 reviews
55 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Stayed here one night with my partner and were very happy with our stay. The guy at reception was friendly and helpful and got us checked in super quick and easy, the room was modern, clean and comfortable with plenty of complimentary toiletries, tea/coffee/biscuits, a fridge, and free wifi (so rare!). A very short walk to the town with plenty... More

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CLAApolloBay, Owner at Beachcomber Motel and Apartments, responded to this review

Thanks Hannah for your review, your positive comments makes our job very rewarding. Great you mentioned our free WIFI, thanks also for acknowledging price, your comments are spot on. Trust you enjoyed the rest of your Aussie holiday, maybe we will see you again some day. Cheers, Chris & Alison. More

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Address: 15 Diana Street, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
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Location: Australia > Victoria > Apollo Bay
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