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    Chocolate Gannets

    6180 Great Ocean Rd, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
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    • Excellent66%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Breakfast included
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 72 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    When I was first told the name of this place I was immediately reminded of the saying "..as useful as a chocolate teapot" Fortunately Chocolate Gannets is VERY useful. Beautiful view, well stocked fridge, breakfast provisions, quiet (although I think we were the only people...More

    Thank buderimross
    Response from Guest M, Guest Relations Manager at Chocolate GannetsResponded yesterday

    Hi Buderimross Thanks for the review of your stay. Our name can be deceptive, nothing to do with chocolates but with the gannet seabird with a brown coloured head. Yes were are more expensive than other accommodation businesses but feel our offering can't be matched...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I am RARELY impressed enough to even think about writing a review for any accomodation or restaurant but this time I was very impressed. Firstly I’d like to mention that I read one of the negative reviews this place got before booking, and LUCKY we...More

    Thank Rob_C_654321
    Response from Guest M, Guest Relations Manager at Chocolate GannetsResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Rob Thanks for sharing your thoughts on Chocolate Gannets and the time taken to write your review. You have left no stone unturned. Thank you. Glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to you staying with us again. We really appreciate your insight...More

    Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

    Spectacular view. Well stocked refrigerator with a variety of breakfast items and many bottles of wine and beer. A wonderful hot tub for two. Less than 3 km to restaurants in Apollo Bay. Highly recommended.

    Thank Ted M
    Response from Guest M, Guest Relations Manager at Chocolate GannetsResponded 5 September 2017

    Hi Ted Thanks for your time to write your review. Pleased to hear you enjoyed our facilities and the provisions provide and our Spectacular views. Hope to see you again.

    Reviewed 23 July 2017

    My rating would actually be four and a half stars if that was allowed. I stayed two nights in villa 4 and must admit I debated over whether to book this for weeks and weeks. The expensive price was the reason I kept debating but...More

    Thank Nicole M
    Response from Guest M, Guest Relations Manager at Chocolate GannetsResponded 24 July 2017

    Hi Nicole Thank you for your extensive review. You have left no stone unturned. Yes we are more expensive than most other accommodation businesses but you would not find our offering from any other business. Uninterrupted views from villa's 2 & 4, with spa baths...More

    Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

    I booked Chocolate Gannets 2 days advanced. I didn't receive any instruction for arrival. When we arrived the villa, I felt helpless. I can't get in and there was no reception or a manager here to help. There was a number sticked on the wall...More

    Thank Sakezzugh
    Response from Guest M, Guest Relations Manager at Chocolate GannetsResponded 8 August 2017

    Hi Sakezzugh Thank you for your review and sorry to hear that you were not happy with your stay with us. We have not had an issue like yours previously. Our rates are based on a 2 person stay and extra guests are charged accordingly....More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • US$273 - US$366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Victoria >
    • Apollo Bay
    • Also Known As
    • Chocolate Gannets Apollo Bay
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    Room Tips
    "Front units for the view"
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    "Villa 4 is one of two with unobstructed views to the ocean, although all four have views.Villa 4 - amazing..."
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    "Villa 2 is the best"
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    "stayed in villa 3, even though partial view, it is spectaclour. front villas seem nicer. next time i will be..."
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