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75 Tiger Lane | Skenes Creek, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
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Castaways Apollo Bay
Ranked #8 of 20 Apollo Bay B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Though a bit costly end of B&B accommodation, you have to pay for the view you get. other accommodations i enquired around are even costlier. Clean and comfortable accommodation and helpful host. No internet as it is a remote area and I didn't need internet to enjoy the nature. Though wifi signal is very strong, that doesn't mean it has... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

This place was amazing! We were the only ones there and it felt like we had the place to ourselves. Amy was kind enough to organise a gluten free breakfast basket for us and it kept us going both mornings we were there. The bed was so comfortable as well. Thanks for a great weekend!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

The title says it all, nothing wrong with this place all all. My wife and I stayed here a few days ago... The only issue a person may have is that it's in Skenes Creek, not Apollo Bay town itself, I consider this a positive, much more peaceful, and great view of nature. Apollo Bay town is quite loud when... More

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England
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Myself and my wife stayed here in December for 2 nights. The location is great looking over the ocean but a little remote from Apollo Bay (about 6kms) so a car is definitely needed. The room was lovely and the bed was very comfortable, however there are some issues that we felt let down the stay which are a bit... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2012

Fantastic View, Great Owners.Generous breakfast hamper, Big room with comfy bed and a great shower in the bathroom. Looking forward to our next visit, Do yourself a favour and stay here if you our heading down the great ocean road.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2012

We have just come back from 3 nights stay at Castaways. Wow, what a fantastic spot. The accomodation is tasteful and spotless. Only a few minutes drive into apollo bay town centre but away from everyone. It is peaceful, and very private perched on top of a hill with beautiful seaviews/farmland. We stayed in room 2 which we were thrilled... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2010

My husband and I had stayed at Castaways back in March 2007 (see my review from 2007 posted as the Improper Bostonian - long story, but somehow I ended up switching accounts). On our return trip along the Great Ocean Road, we rescheduled our itinerary especially so that we could make another stop at Castaways - this time for 2... More

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2010

We had such a fantastic time at Castaways. Immediately when we arrived we felt relaxed and all smiles with such spacious private accomodation situated on a hill overlooking fields and the ocean over Skenes beach/ Apollo Bay. The room has a lovely relaxed feeling with timber floors, large comfy bed, clean furnishings, generous basket of continental breakfast for two days... More

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Berkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2010

Stayed for 4 nights at Castaways - very relaxing. Echo-ing a lot of the previous comments, the location is great, and the hosts more than helpful getting you orientated, and helping if you need any advice. It is located just 5km from Apollo Bay. The comments in the Guest Book in the room sing praises I have never seen so... More

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2009

My partner and I stayed at Castaways in December 2008 as a first romantic getaway together. Having travelled all over the world, bed and breakfasts have to be a favourite of mine. Castways is everything you expect in a Bed and Breakfast and more. It is located a little way away from the actual town of Apollo Bay, making it... More

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Address: 75 Tiger Lane | Skenes Creek, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Apollo Bay
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Castaways Apollo Bay Great Ocean Road

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