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54 Nelson Street, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
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Nelson's Perch Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #2 of 20 Apollo Bay B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Devon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely, comfortable, and quiet 2 night stay. Beautifully presented accomodation and Wayne was very friendly and helpful. Large guests lounge and kitchen area made up for slightly small bedroom but large en suite.

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This B&B is situated a comfortable walking distance back from the main street of Apollo Bay. The owner Wayne is very friendly and helpful. There are three double rooms each with it's own ensuite and a lovely lounge/breakfast area on the ground floor. The complimentary port and chocolates are a nice touch. The owners live upstairs. The arrangement is quite... More 

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Harry62, Owner at Nelson's Perch Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your excellent review,this will help with our ranking,happy your found our B&B comfortable and relaxing this type of review gives us as owners confidence we are giving our guests a home stay experience,they can remember Regards Wayne and Gabrielle More 

Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Very comfortable stay in a quiet and private room. The owner was very friendly. The port was a nice touch. Definitely one of the better B+Bs that we have stayed in. Will be back in the future - may be for the Great Ocean Road marathon.

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Sydney, Australia
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13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

This B and B is well worth it. Big enough rooms, comfy bed, tv and a lovely bathroom ( with double shower!). Everything was nicely decorated and very clean and comfortable. Guest lounge area which we used and a nice continental breakfast provided with some variety each day. Owners are there but unobtrusive, but lovely to chat to as well.... More 

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Harry62, Owner at Nelson's Perch Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for excellent review,we are happy you had a relaxing stay at our B&B,and enjoyed Apollo Bay as a seaside fantastic town. Enjoy the rest of your holiday and come back soon. Regards Wayne and Gabrielle More 

Canberra, Australia
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Firstly, Apollo Bay is a pretty seaside town. I stayed 1 night on a road trip via the great ocean road. I am not sure exactly what the target market is for this place. The bed and breakfast is a purpose build house for 3 guest rooms and the hosts. There is a common area of lounging around and a... More 

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Harry62, Owner at Nelson's Perch Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review,not sure I fully understand some parts of the content,but we appreciate your time taken to write about our B&B. Just one point you mentioned no cooking facilities,we are a small B&B with a licence that covers packaged food only,we do have laundry facilities. We cater for all couples and singles whether they are honeymooners,romantics or... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We had a very comfortable nights stay here off season. The room was clean and attractive with a nice private outdoor area where we had a nice beer in the sunshine. Double shower was awesome, if only we could have one at home! The communal lounge area is very welcoming with a good selection if teas and some nice chocolate... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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28 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We had a very comfortable stay at this purpose-built B&B which is organized with guests downstairs and owners upstairs. With this setup, the hosts are inconspicuous but are available if needed via an intercom. Our deluxe room had a high ceiling which made it feel quite spacious and the ensuite bathroom was equipped with a large shower. The private courtyard... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

My husband, daughter, son-in-law and myself stayed the evening of the 3 June 2014. We were meet at the door by the owner who gave us a tour of our rooms and the facilities available. The hosts were fantastic, friendly and full of information about the local area. They were kind enough to recommend local restaurants for dinner that evening.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay with Wayne at the Perch! We actually were the only guests so it was like living in our own duplex. Comfortable room with courtyard ( we need to return in summer to get more use) huge ensuite with great shower and a dream kitchen and living area. Kudos for the filtered coffee each day. Apollo... More 

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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67 reviews 67 reviews
38 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

This is a very good, purpose built B&B. Guests’ rooms are on the ground floor, whilst the owners, Gabrielle and Wayne, live on the first floor. The rooms with en-suites are modern, clean and well-maintained, but they are not large. This is because there is a very comfortable guest lounge and large kitchen with tables on the ground floor, which... More 

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Address: 54 Nelson Street, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
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Location: Australia > Victoria > Apollo Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Nelson's Perch Bed & Breakfast Apollo Bay/Great Ocean Road

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