Great Ocean Road Accommodation & Sightseeing
Comfort Inn the International Apollo Bay
Ibis Styles Warrnambool
Comfort Inn Port Fairy
Stop into the beautiful seaside village of Apollo Bay, at the foothills of the mighty Otways. Hit the waters of the Southern Ocean, fossick for antiques, or enjoy the fruits of the sea caught by local fishermen. Roughly half way along the Great Ocean Road, use the bay as a base to explore the famous 12 Apostles and the vast Otway Ranges.
At the end of a day on the Great Ocean Road, this is an ideal place to stop after a long drive. It’s just a 15 minute walk to the Flagstaff Hill Maritime Museum and a short stroll to the centre of town with botanical gardens, shops and dining options – or the hotel’s Steakhouse restaurant lays claim to ‘the best steaks in town’.
Boutique stores, art galleries and restaurants championing local produce await you in this picturesque and historic fishing village at the end of the Great Ocean Road. This heritage building hotel will certainly add to the character. Make the most of the outdoors with a stroll on one of the many walking trails in the area.
PRICE GUIDE FROM: $123 ROOM TYPES: Hotel Rooms
PRICE GUIDE FROM: $77 ROOM TYPES: Hotel Rooms
PRICE GUIDE FROM: $114 ROOM TYPES: Hotel Rooms
Comfort Inn Country Plaza, Halls Gap
Quality Inn & Suites the Menzies, Ballarat
A great spot set in the heart of the Grampians National Park, in the midst of fabulous mountain ranges with native animals at the door. Combining the pleasures of country hospitality and the tranquillity of the Australian bush, you’re surrounded by some of the most spectacular natural landmarks in Victoria.
Centrally located at Bakery Hill, in a city steeped in the history of Victoria. Just a couple of minutes drive to Ballarat Wildlife Park and Sovereign Hill, where you can explore the legacy of the gold rush and watch the hustle and bustle of an 1850s gold mining settlement. Grab a pan and try your luck!
This is the only beachfront resort in the cute seaside town of Lorne, a leisurely two hour drive from Melbourne. The beach, shops and restaurants are so close you won’t even need your car. Take a dip in the indoor heated lap pool or play a game of tennis with the waves crashing beside you.
PRICE GUIDE FROM: $94 ROOM TYPES: Hotel Rooms
PRICE GUIDE FROM: $106 ROOM TYPES: Hotel Rooms
PRICE GUIDE FROM: $79 ROOM TYPES: Hotel Rooms, 1 & 2 Bedroom Apartments
12 Apostles Helicopter Flight
12 Apostles Lodge Walk
The Great Ocean Road boasts some of Australia’s most amazing coastline, and by air it is simply spectacular. Departing from the 12 Apostles there are flight options ranging from a 15 minute flight taking in the 12 Apostles and a 60 minute flight taking in the Cape Otway Lighthouse, London Bridge and the 12 Apostles.
Combining world class hiking along the stunning Great Ocean Walk with tranquil luxury. Days of wild coastal views, isolated trails, a scenic helicopter flight and immersion in nature are balanced with nights at the exclusive sustainable walking lodge set in the rainforest. Experience a side of the coast that most visitors to the region miss.
DEPARTS: Daily DURATION: from 15-60 minutes PRICE GUIDE FROM: $175
DEPARTS: Set Departures (Sep-May) DURATION: 4 Days/3 Nights PRICE GUIDE FROM: $2465
The price guide shown is per adult or per adult per night for twin share, based on low season travel. Specials or surcharges may apply depending on travel date.