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Iluka Motel & Restaurant

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65-71 Great Ocean Road, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
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Iluka Motel & Restaurant
Ranked #13 of 13 Hotels in Apollo Bay
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Had a night stay here with nine adults and three kids. We were offered with two family rooms and two standard rooms at the same pricing. Overall this is a budget hotel where is good for a night sleep or the most two nights. The rooms is very basic with not much decorations however all the toiletries is there for... More

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

We're retirees driving on The Great Ocean Road during a non-peak season. Advised to stop overnight at Apollo Bay, we booked a double room here after looking at several other nearby motels/inns to compare rates. Finally chose Iluka as the cheapest available place offering similar facilities as the others. We found the room clean and comfortable, with basic facilities (double... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014 via mobile

This review pertains to their restaurant as our group did not reside here (Thank God). It was all off to a good start. Our friends were happy with their dinner order and the food tasted generally just above average (I tasted everything)..... And my plate came along. I ordered snapper fillet which previously had always been a delicious safe choice....... More

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Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

If you are on a very tight budget, then stay here, if you can afford an additional $20-$30 a night...then go else where. Relatively speaking it wasn't cheap, $150 a night is not cheap, but being peak season and in a very beautiful place...that'e the cheapest hotel we could find. We were there during the heat wave in January...NO AIR... More

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2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Stayed at the Iluka for one night for our trip down the Great Ocean Road. The room was very basic, but fine. The bed was extremely hard which left me with a fairly sore back ... But what can you do. Only other issue is the rooms won't very well insulated for sound either, could hear things going on in... More

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

This motel was the very worst one we stayed at during our five week tour of Australia, We had booked in for two nights but only stayed the one, there was a fight going on outside our bedroom door glass being smashed and lots of shouting We could not get in touch with anyone as there no phones in the... More

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Hollviken, Sweden
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

We stayed at many hotels on our 3 weeks trip in AU. One of them was ILUKA in Apollo Bay. Don’t have anything positive to say. We pree payed and when we got there they wanted 200 dollars more than agreed. Then they wanted to pree charge for damage on the room before they gave us the key. It was... More

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Newcastle, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

My husband & I stayed for one night as we were traveling The Great Ocean Rd. it was cheap, clean & had free wifi! The staff were lovely & helpful too. The only complaint I had was there was only one double PowerPoint in the whole room which was a pain in the behind as we wanted to charge both... More

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Geelong, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

My partner and I wanted to spend a day in the Otways and decided to stay overnight in Apollo Bay rather than drive all the way back to Geelong. We wanted something low price as we didn't think it was justified to spend over $100 on a hotel when we only live a few hours up the road! I found... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

We stayed at the Illuka Motel as there was no other availability for the night, as we were competing in the Great Ocean Road Marathon. We payed a premium price which you would expect for the this weekend which was fine although the rooms are very poor. The motel is atop the Illuka fast food/restaurant/bar which is pretty pricey, but... More

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Additional Information about Iluka Motel & Restaurant

Address: 65-71 Great Ocean Road, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Apollo Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Iluka Motel & Restaurant Hotel Apollo Bay
Iluka Motel And Restaurant
Iluka Hotel Apollo Bay
Iluka Motel & Restaurant Apollo Bay/Great Ocean Road

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