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    Great Ocean View Motel

    1 Great Ocean Rd, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
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      2 adults
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          Overview
          • Excellent15%
          • Very good38%
          • Average34%
          • Poor10%
          • Terrible3%
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          “great ocean” (11 reviews)
          Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Family Rooms
          Private Balcony
          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Beachcomber Motel and Apartments
          389 reviews
          #4 of 12 hotels in Apollo Bay
           
          Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn
          1,185 reviews
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          Motel Marengo
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          1 - 5 of 129 reviews

          Reviewed 5 weeks ago

          Owners were very friendly and helpful, beautiful views, place was clean and tidy, Very quiet at night. Few mins drive or short walk into town. Basic amenities - kettle, cutlery, fridge. Good value for money.

          Thank JRtravells
          Reviewed 25 April 2017

          This motel is at the quite end of Apollo Bay, a very short drive back to the main area. Our first floor unit had beautiful views across the foreshore out to sea. The room had a little table and two chairs in the window to...More

          Thank WoodgateFamily
          Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

          As promised in the name, the views don't disappoint, even on the ground floor. Beautiful expansive views over the ocean - the motel is just a short drive from the town, very quiet & peaceful with the sound of the surf at night - very...More

          Thank 79Roz
          Reviewed 30 March 2017

          It was truly a bad and dirty experience. Enter the room, there were spiders everywhere and those black worm type all over the floor and a death mouth under one of the pillows and few fleas. Not sure why they have not pest control the...More

          Thank XhsM
          Reviewed 29 March 2017

          We dropped into this motel due to its position. The room was clean with a fantastic view. The facilities were basic but adequate. You should ask for a room on 1st Floor - we watched birds on the creek and seals on the reef. Friendly...More

          Thank MikePFelixstowe
          Beachcomber Motel and Apartments
          389 reviews
          #4 of 12 hotels in Apollo Bay
           
          Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn
          1,185 reviews
          #1 of 12 hotels in Apollo Bay
           
          Motel Marengo
          291 reviews
          #2 of 12 hotels in Apollo Bay
           
          Comfort Inn The International
          458 reviews
          #5 of 12 hotels in Apollo Bay
           
          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Beachfront
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
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          • Price range
          • US$ 68 - US$ 177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 18
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          • Location
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          • Victoria >
          • Apollo Bay
          • Also Known As
          • Great Ocean View Hotel Apollo Bay
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          "Possibly a room not next to the stairs to the top floor, as you could hear people moving in."
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          "Front rooms on 1st floor"
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          "All rooms are equal, but up stairs get a better view"
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          "The rooms upstairs have the best views but stairs are ricketty."
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