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Published November 2nd 2015
If you've been searching for the perfect seaside resort, go no further. You've found the answer in Apollo Bay. This is a real gem that has many things to do for everybody. The Bay is just about two and a half hours out of Melbourne by road and hence a pleasant side road trip.
Let us now sample some of the leading Accommodation Apollo Bay venues and start laying down the plans:
When you stay at this 4-star apartment, you will be about 20 minutes walk from the Apollo Bay Harbour. As well, you will be close to the Visitor Information Centre on Great Ocean Road. Some of the highlights you will enjoy while staying at the Apollo include free self parking car space, free in-room Wi-Fi, LCD TVs and balconies.
While staying at this accommodation Apollo Bay property, the Great Otway National Park is only 4.3 miles (7 km) away. The apartment rate is AUD$ 160 and all of the 18 apartments feature coffee/tea makers, DVD players, and hair dryers. You will also have access to desks and irons/ironing boards.
This is a smoke-free environment that is also offering you free luggage storage, Wi-Fi in all the public areas and tour/ticket assistance. The apartments offer laundry facilities and elevator services.
The Sandpiper Motel Apollo Bay is 4-Stars rated property just a 10-minute walk from the Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre. It is only 2 miles or 3 km from Marriners Lookout and Apollo Bay Harbour. While at the Sandpiper Motel, you will only be about 4.6 or 7.3 km to the Great Otway National Park.
At the Sandpiper, which charges AUD$ 160, you will have free parking and enjoy flat-screen Cable TV. All the rooms feature coffee/tea makers, hair dryers and free Wi-Fi. Additionally, you have access to refrigerators, desks and pillowtop beds.
The smoke-free motel provides you with free Wi-Fi in all the public locations and in addition, you get laundry facilities, plus free self parking convenience.
This Apollo Bay accommodation is 3 stars rated and offers you free parking. The Beachfront Motel features LCD TVs and free in-room Wi-Fi in all the 10 rooms. It is located at the center of Apollo Bay, only a short walk from the Harbour and the Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre.
Other highlights found at this motel for your comfort include hair dryers and dining areas in all the rooms, plus free Wi-Fi in all the public places. While saying at the Motel, you'll only be 4.3 miles or 6.9 km from Great Otway National Park. The rates are AUD$ 120.
The 3 stars Great Ocean View Motel is only 15-minutes walk from the Apollo Bay Harbour as well as the Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre. The hotel highlights include balconies and free in-room Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, and DVD players in all the 18 hotel rooms. In addition, you have hair dryers, coffee/tea makers, and you can also enjoy wired Internet if you so wish.
Additionally, Wi-Fi is available in all the public areas and you also get assistance for a garden tour and tickets. You get the convenience of self parking that is free. The Great Ocean Hotel Apollo Bay charges AUD $ 140 and is just 3.6 miles (5.8 km) from the Great Otway National Park.
The 3.5 star Beachfront Motel Apollo Bay is only 15-minute walk from the Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre as well as the Apollo Bay Harbour. The highlights include LCD TVs free in-room Wi-Fi, hair dryers, coffee/tea makers in all the 16 rooms, charged at AUD$ 101.7.
The property has free Wi-Fi in all public venues, laundry facilities, has barbecue grills and is smoke-free. You also get to enjoy the convenience of self parking that is free. You'll only be 4.2 miles (6.8 km) from Great Otway National Park.
All the accommodation venues in Apollo Bay are located conveniently close to vital services. If you love forest adventures, bush walking, biking and hiking, this is the place to be. You can even try Apollo bay accommodation caravan parks away from the mainstream hotel accommodation and get in touch with nature.