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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

The owner James was a refreshing change in country that normally lacks great customer service. We were greeted with a smile and immediately knew we had picked the right place. He gave real advice on what to do and not to do in and around town. Had food recommendations and overall was a lovely man. Then we saw the room....

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there in Winter and had a great stay. The staff does its best to ensure you have a great stay. It worked wonderfully for us. They gave us tons of tips about what to see in the region, lent us flashlight to go observe glowing worms by night, and we fed the local parrots with them in the...

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Scotland
Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Our room was comfortable and equipped with everything needed for our stay. In fact we wish we could have stayed at least another night, but prior commitments did not allow this. We were given excellent information about Otlay Lighthouse - not to be missed - and Marengo Bay which is a most beautiful spot.

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Rognes, France
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 2 nights at Marengo Motel. We really like this place. The rooms are large, well equiped, clean and comfortable.The place is also very quiet and a very good place on the great ocean road. We tested the breakfast : very good and brought at the room just on time. Perfect ! We also really appreciate the owner for...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Motel Marengo was our first stop on the Great Ocean Road, driving from Melbourne to Adelaide. Host James was charming and the room was clean and comfortable. Would definitely recommend, and thanks James for suggesting Mount Gambier as our next stop. Was truly splendid and Blue Lake really blew us away, pardon the pun.

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Lakes Entrance, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Motel is a great place to stay when visiting the Apollo Bay Area. The bed is luxurious and comfortable. The rooms were clean and there was plenty of space. The kitchenette was a bonus. I had wifi and TV. It was an enjoyable stay.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely a good choice for your stay in Apollo Bay, when you're driving on the Great Ocean Road. Nice room, kitchenette, free parking, games ans dvds to borrow at reception, swimmingpool and friendly staff. But it's 3km from the centre if Apollo Bay away and the bath is very tiny.

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City of Greater Geelong, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent for rating . Well designed pool and surprisingly quiet. Good BBQ facilities and close to the beach. Nice garden with furniture. Would recommend for families with small children. Would be good if could be a non smoking property rather than just the rooms!

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed January 20, 2017

I don't normally think about writing a review until after I have left the place, but we are having such a ball, i just thought i should do one before i forget! So we are currently on our 4th day. I am writing this from the motel's sun deck, watching my youngest splashing around in the pool with wife, and...

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 12, 2017 via mobile

We had one night here and it was perfect. A friendly welcome from the host, showing us a few places to visit and where to eat. The room was very clean and had everything you needed. A nice outdoor area and plenty of seating. Just right for a shorty stay.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Motel Marengo is a small independent family owned and run motel set back in a quiet area of Apollo Bay, but still maintaining easy access for guests with its Great Ocean Road location. The motel offers comfortable well equipped 1 and 2 bedroom suites, sleeping 2 to 5 guests. All the units contain Kitchenette's with fridge, microwave, toaster, kettle, crockery and cutlery adjacent to a dining area. The property boasts a lush tropical pool area with heated spa nearby to a BBQ / Picnic area and an abundance of colourful native birds.Other inclusions at the hotel are as follows :- FREE Foxtel Cable TV (platinum) package with over 100 channels including 10 complimentary Movie channels and Sports channels- FREE Wifi, FREE Wetsuit Hire and Body Boards (Beach is located 3 minutes walk)- FREE Board games for any rainy days during your stay- FREE DVD Library (*DVD player surcharge $10 for entire stay)- FREE guest BBQ ....And lastly but we think most importantly...we can give you great tourist advice to let you know what the highlights of the area are, the nicest walks, the biggest waterfalls, where to spot wildlife, the best viewing points for sunset and sunrise. We can also provide you with local maps at no extra charge, and having toured the local area extensively ourselves we can also offer advice on other areas you maybe intending to visit after your stay in Apollo Bay to make sure you make the most of your time in this beautiful region of ours. ****** We recommend that before you book online, you check out our direct website as we can offer lower prices by selling direct to the public, more room options which are unavailable to online agents and better booking conditions giving you greater flexibility with your travel plans ******* ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel Marengo

Address: 26-28 Great Ocean Rd | Marengo, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Apollo Bay
Price Range: $75 - $195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Motel Marengo 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Quad suite is perfect for a family of 4”
 of 5 bubbles UptownFunky, Jan 20, 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are the same. Great Location.”
 of 5 bubbles Belinda490, Jan 4, 2017 | Read review
“The quad suite worked well for us. Would suit a family of 4 (but perhaps not 2 couples).”
 of 5 bubbles Samfromjapan, Dec 18, 2016 | Read review
“Quiet, charm, birds”
 of 5 bubbles Neechee, Dec 3, 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are equally good I would imagine”
 of 5 bubbles 546stuartj, Nov 24, 2016 | Read review
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