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Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Debbie at reception was great made you feel right at home could not do enough for you. Clean comfortable and in a great spot beautiful town plenty of walking trails. Great sunrise across the road from the beach we spent three wonderful days and travel the area using the Motel as our base

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Geelong, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We enjoyed the ocean view room with spa. The view was beautiful and the sunrise, amazing. The proprietors were so friendly and nothing was too much trouble. The room was very cosy and the décor, lovely, it was nice having snuggly blue towels instead of white sterile ones. We were soooo relaxed we stayed an extra night. Would definitely stay... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

deserves it's no 1 rating. Very friendly service. Clean. Nice, modern touches in room. Felt very comfortable there. Found it quiet in spite of being on main road. Beautiful view of ocean, especially in morning. Will definitely stay again

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Thank Susanreviews222
ApollobayWaterfront, Front Office Manager at Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn, responded to this review

We do try hard to keep up this rating, so thank you. We are glad you found it comfy. See you next time. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Deserves to be no. 1. Room and bathroom both exceptionally clean. Reception very friendly and helpful. Had slight problem with the washing machine, but receptionist was only too happy to help. Room was cosy and warm despite high winds and torrential rain outside. Highly recommended.

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Thank David B
ApollobayWaterfront, Front Office Manager at Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. Yes the weather was bad for a few days, nothing we can do about that. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean, tidy and has all you need for a one-night stop. The service is what sets it apart. Only had a brief interaction with the woman on the desk, but watched her with other guests and she was unfailingly friendly and helpful. Great budget option.

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Thank Hildegaard B
ApollobayWaterfront, Owner at Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Hildegaard - we enjoy meeting our guests from all over the world, so that's really the fun part of our job here. Thanks for taking the time to review your stay with us. More 

melbourne australia
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62 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

8 of us went to Apollo Bay for the weekend and stayed at this motel, we also stayed 2 years ago. We all had the rooms upstairs with the ocean views, magnificent. The motel is so well looked after, and the rooms are spotlessly clean and the location is great, just park the car and walk. The staff are all... More 

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ApollobayWaterfront, Front Office Manager at Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. We do have great staff and really appreciate all the hard work they put in. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. More 

Tweed Heads, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived late in the afternoon, and the heater was turned on for our comfort. Local information on where to eat dinner and breakfast was provided. We had a ground floor room facing the road- could not hear any traffic noise. Comfortable clean room. If we're travelling the Great Ocean Road again, we will stay here again.

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Thank Stuart C
ApollobayWaterfront, Owner at Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind review Stuart - it's always great to hear guests say they will stay here again given the chance. Hope we do see you again some time. More 

Sunshine Coast, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to stay. Great staff, very helpful. Room was great for a family, clean and comfortable. Easy walking distance to shops and restaurants. We also had a great view from our balcony (would need to ask for this as only front units)

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ApollobayWaterfront, Owner at Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you "happy traveller" - this is a great review. Yes fellow travellers - our Ocean View rooms go very quickly, so please get in early. More 

Adelaide, Australia
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely room with modern decor, comfortable bed, great shower, good location, friendly staff who had good suggestions for dining, fast wifi / internet. Up one flight of stairs, but not an issue for us, easy parking

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ApollobayWaterfront, Owner at Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn, responded to this review

Reading this review I was mentally ticking all the boxes - thank you - I'm so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. More 

New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed one night in an upstairs spa room. Good views and not noisy. Staff were super friendly and welcoming. Clean modern room and a comfortable bed. Everything I needed. Being fairly short, I found the couch a little uncomfortable for relaxing properly but good enough. No regrets, other than not staying for two nights. Perfect spot for a short... More 

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ApollobayWaterfront, Owner at Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for this lovely review Chris - its always great to hear guests say they would've liked to stay longer. Next time maybe. Thanks for staying with us More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn

Address: 173 Great Ocean Road, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Apollo Bay
Price Range: $73 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Waterfront Motor Hotel Apollo Bay
Waterfront Hotel Apollo Bay
Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn Great Ocean Road
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