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Traralgon, Australia
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was an overnight stop for us. Excellent hosts and an excellent location. Obviously renovations are ongoing. good local meals available within the town Stayed before and would certainly stay again

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Thank ross_smith2
ApollobayWaterfront, Owner at Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for this great review Ross - so pleased you enjoyed your visit and chose to stay with us again. Yes - renovations are ongoing - we're always freshening up our amenities and trying to improve our guest's experience with us without disturbing their stay in any way. So nice that you've noticed our little improvements. More 

London, United Kingdom
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363 reviews
73 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A well appointed, comfortable Motel. The staff we met could not have been more helpful; with lots of suggestions on places to visit, eat etc. They even helped us with onward bookings. The room was clean and had all we needed for a two night stay. Would recommend this establishment.

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Thank Hamish42
ApollobayWaterfront, Owner at Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing your stay with us Hamish. For us it's all part of the service, but it is really great when our guests appreciate the extra service we provide. Thanks so much for the recommendation. More 

Warrnambool, Australia
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162 reviews
52 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

5 stars for service. Accommodation-wise this is a nice 3-4 star motel. Well maintained. Clean. Attractive breezy rooms with plenty of little amenities that show thoughtfulness. When the whole motel is occupied by cyclists who want to wash activewear, the staff went the extra mile to supply clothes horses (from their own homes!) and pegs.

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Thank PhilipH1
ApollobayWaterfront, Owner at Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Philip - this is a lovely review. Yes - Anja goes well above and beyond to make sure our guests have all they need for their stay. So pleased the Vic Bike Ride has been getting such wonderful weather - enjoy our Great Ocean Road!! More 

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Three couples meet in Apollo Bay each year and the Waterfront Motor Inn provides excellent accommodation and service. Stayed in first floor ocean view rooms which are both large and comfortable. Within easy walking distance of shops and eateries. Already booked for next year and looking forward to returning for another enjoyable weekend. Highly recommend to anyone staying in Apollo... More 

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

What a great review Peter. Thank you and we look forward to seeing you again next year for your annual w/e away. More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a quiet, second floor, ocean view room. Although on the street, we did not notice any road noise. The staff was welcoming and provided good tips on where to go on a late afternoon - provided a coupon for free wine tasting at Tastes of the Region and recommended La Bimba for dinner. Dinner was excellent. The hotel... More 

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

Thanks for the review. We are lucky to have a hotel in such a great position where it is quiet but close to all the action. The Brewhouse is great for a sample of the tastes of the region. They brew their own beer and cyder too. We are lucky to have such great restaurants for such a small town.... More 

London, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place right on the front near to the shops and restaurants that Apollo Bay has to offer. Apartment was clean, spacious and very comfortable with parking right outside your door. Check in was easy with the friendly staff offering some good tips on places to see along the GOR. On our arrival it turned out the the hairdryer was... More 

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

Thanks for the great review. We are very lucky with our location, having all the restaurants and shops so close by and so much to see and do.We are even luckier with our wonderful staff who are very friendly and always happy to help out with any plans or suggestions for things to do and see. Sorry sorry to hear... More 

Kathmandu, Nepal
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18 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its very close to the main beach so its great location. There is food court and local shops at about 5 to 10 minutes walk which present some awesome sea food. But the internet is not that great in hear and the phone network is also not that great, however its workable.

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1 Thank nirajshrestha44
ApollobayWaterfront, Front Office Manager at Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your great response. Sorry to hear about your having internet problems. We have people in Apollo Bay at the moment putting in the NBN network so hopefully that we be sorted soon. I'm sure this is only an issue while this is happening. More 

1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easily found as on the main road. Motel very clean and with all the facilities required for a trouble-free overnight stay. Friendly and helpful staff. Lock not good on patio door, but the door did actually lock.

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

Thanks for your review and glad you had a trouble free stay. More 

dublin
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked an apartment for 4. It was on ground level. It is easy find. Apartment was spotless. Beds very comfortable. Tea coffee and milk in the apartment upon arrival. Lots of hot water. Overall it was very spacious. We could parked right outside it

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

Thanks for reviewing us. We are pleased you enjoyed exploring the area while staying in one of our apartments. We are pleased you found it clean , comfortable and spacious. There is so much exploring to be done in the area. More 

Croydon, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So close to the beach, shopping strip and food. Clean and comfortable rooms with good amenities and such friendly and helpful staff. We only stayed one night but will definitely be booking here again and staying longer.

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1 Thank lylljt1983
ApollobayWaterfront, Owner at Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you - this is such a great review. We get so many comments about the friendliness of our staff and it does give us such a great boost. We'd love to see you again. More 

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Amenities

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

Additional Information about Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn

Address: 173 Great Ocean Rd, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Apollo Bay
Price Range: ₹ 6,429 - ₹ 15,389 (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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“Ask reception about your wants and needs. We were changed to a ground floor room by request.”
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“Rooms at front have views, there are two bedroom suites available.”
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“Room close to the reception have a Spa on the ground floor.”
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“Upstairs room was quiet and very comfortable.”
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