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geelong, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The staff were extremely friendly. Our room was clean and very comfortable. The location was close to the beach, pub, restaurants and shops, it was perfect for our needs. Apollo Bay is a beautiful place with lots of bush walks within close proximity.

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ApolloBayMotel, Owner at BEST WESTERN Apollo Bay Motel and Apartments, responded to this review

Dear mariasO4079HA, Thank you so much for the great feedback - we really appreciate you taking the time to let us know. Hope to welcome you back very soon. Kind regards Robyn

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Motel style Hotel. You can park in front of your door. Has Laundry available, 1 Dollar for a wash and 1 for the dryer. Very close to beach, friendly staff, all clean. We could check in prior to official check in time as room was free. Mini bar is stuffed as well with good wine and nice beer. Opposite of...

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ApolloBayMotel, Owner at BEST WESTERN Apollo Bay Motel and Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Hermann B, Great to hear that you spent 4 days in Apollo Bay. So many guests only stay 1 day, when there is so much to do and enjoy in the area. I'm glad our facilities both on-site, and within the immediate surrounds of our property suited your extended stay. Thank you for the great feedback! We look forward...

Parramatta, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although an older style motel the service was five star. The location is excellent and once there you can walk to the beach in minutes. We stayed with one teannager and she had plenty of data to use as well. The beds were extremely comfortable and the ability to do the washing was an advantage to the extended traveller.

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ApolloBayMotel, Owner at BEST WESTERN Apollo Bay Motel and Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Jennifer T, Thank you so much for your great feedback. I am glad that you could take advantage of our location as well as the on-site facilities of the guest laundry and unlimited WiFi during your stay. The age of our property is typical of many regional motels however in the one year that we have owned the property,...

Forster, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here as a group of 5 adults. Didn't think we would have to book in advance and this was about the only place we could find on short notice. The apartments are fine and would be perfect for a family but just a bit too cosy for 5 adults. One room with a double bed and another with...

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ApolloBayMotel, Owner at BEST WESTERN Apollo Bay Motel and Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Ozee Traveller, Thank you so much for your honest feedback. We do have a fantastic location, so close to the main street of Apollo Bay and the beach foreshore. As we continue to work on our ongoing improvement plans and works, we will certainly take into account your feedback. Glad you enjoyed your stay. kind regards Robyn (Owner /...

Reviewed 10 December 2016

This is a very ordinary motel. We were asked to pay $170 for a one night stay! When I looked shocked the manager said the large fee was because it was remote. The cost was for a double standard room. Instead of staying in town and spending money on dinner, wine and motel we drove back to Melb. The room...

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ApolloBayMotel, Manager at BEST WESTERN Apollo Bay Motel and Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Heather D, Thank you for taking the time to provide this feedback. We are glad that you liked our location as we are the most centrally located accommodation provider in Apollo Bay. We are always happy to match any tariff we are offering online to those booking direct. However, at the time of your particular inquiry, we would not...

Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We spent 2 nights here. It is central to everything. The room was clean. However it would be the smallest room I have ever stayed or seen. It had a king bed which we wanted but that was pretty much it. It was tight all round. The shower was big but the ensuite again small. A little to squishy for...

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ApolloBayMotel, Owner at BEST WESTERN Apollo Bay Motel and Apartments, responded to this review

Dear MsTique66, Thank you for your feedback. I trust that you spent much of your time enjoying what our central location has to offer interrupted only by what sounds like a comfortable sleep and great shower. For future reference, I highlight that we offer the choice of traditional motel rooms, studio apartment with king bed, one and two bedroom apartments...

Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 November 2016

travelled the Great Ocean Rd and found this by chance really but very glad we did .great location along the G.O.R and Apollo Bay is a stunning location.well equipped room with good facilties and a comfy bed .very helpful staff and it is highly recommended by ourselves.would definatley go back here.

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ApolloBayMotel, Manager at BEST WESTERN Apollo Bay Motel and Apartments, responded to this review

Dear bobemms, Thank you for taking the time to share your great thoughts. We are glad you found our property well equipped for your travel needs and central location great. We look forward to welcoming you back to stay with us on your next Great Ocean Road and Otways Journey. Regards, Matthew, Manager

Beijing, China
Reviewed 17 November 2016

During our Great-Ocean-Road-Trip we had one Night at the Motel. Room was clean, Breakfast that we ordered separate was for the Price o.k. Opposite side of the Entrance is an Italian Restaurant I can recommend for Dinner!

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ApolloBayMotel, Manager at BEST WESTERN Apollo Bay Motel and Apartments, responded to this review

Dear TheBandit1200, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your time spent with us on your Great Ocean Road Trip. We welcome you back on your next road trip to explore the Otways. Regards, Matthew, Manager.

Port Macquarie, Australia
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Bed comfortable, breakfast ... massive! We had a bowl of fruit each, which was a meal in itself - and then a cooked breakfast which was equally massive. Full marks to David and Robyn who arranged to deliver the fruit early, while the cooked meal was being prepared, so it wouldn't be cold by the time we got to it....

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ApolloBayMotel, Owner at BEST WESTERN Apollo Bay Motel and Apartments, responded to this review

Dear BPinOz, Thank you so much for staying with us and providing this great feedback. Glad you enjoyed your breakfast. It helps us when guests provide their travel contact details on check-in for circumstances such as this! Thank you for choosing to stay with us. kind regards Robyn

Naples, Italy
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Starting from the receptionist this place is very cozy. She gave us a bottle of fresh milk to be used with tea in the room. Our room is actually an apartment and we find it very comfortable and clean, exceptionally clean. Unfortunately we will just stop here for a night so the relax lasts a few hours. We advise this...

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ApolloBayMotel, Manager at BEST WESTERN Apollo Bay Motel and Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you Antonio R, Thank you for this wonderful feedback. We are are glad you enjoyed your stay and dinner at Casalingo. Regards, Matthew, Manager

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Best Western Apollo Bay Motel is 50m from the Great Ocean Road and Apollo Bay beach foreshore. Take a walk along the beach or in Beech Forest at the Otway Fly Tree Top Walk, a game of golf overlooking the bay, a helicopter ride over the Twelve Apostles and Shipwreck Coast or catch your breath at the top of the Cape Otway Lighthouse. We are just under 2 hours from Avalon Airport and 2 hours 40 minutes from Melbourne's Tullamarine International Airport. Best Western Apollo Bay Motel offers motel and spacious apartment-style accommodation with reverse-cycle air conditioning, cable TV and free unlimited wireless Internet, tea and coffee making facilities, toaster, mini bar, hair dryer and complimentary toiletries. Additional facilities include free off street parking, reception internet kiosk, printing facilities, swimming pool, BBQ and guest laundry. Continental and cooked breakfast is available to your room. Breakfast for Coach and tour groups is available in our breakfast room by prior arrangement. Charge back for meals available. From your mini-bar, enjoy the great selection of local boutique brewed beer and cider from Prickly Moses, wines from along the Great Ocean Road Coast - Long Boards, and North East Victoria - Morrisons of Glenrowan and sparkling wine from Amulet, Beechworth. Enjoy either in the comfort of your room, or by the courtyard pool. Accepted credit cards include: MasterCard, Visa, Amex, Union Pay. No fees apply. ... more   less 

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Address: 2 Moore St, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Apollo Bay
Price Range: €100 - €243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — BEST WESTERN Apollo Bay Motel and Apartments 3.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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“Ask for downstairs if you don't want to lug bags upstairs”
 of 5 bubbles OzeeTraveller, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Book ahead of time if you are going to Apollo Bay”
 of 5 bubbles heatherd667, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the best beds! Mine was sublime!”
 of 5 bubbles D9688VYadamr, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms seemed to be pretty good.”
 of 5 bubbles D8731VXpeterg, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Great location”
 of 5 bubbles harrietvillesteel, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
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