Discovering the best accommodation along the Great Ocean Road

Discovering the best accommodation along the Great Ocean Road

Written by: Cameron Ward

Published: 08/08/2023

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Spend a couple of nights in some of the best accommodations along the Great Ocean Road.

Instead of driving through the Great Ocean Road in one day, you can extend the trip by a couple of days and stay in beautiful accommodations along the way.

There is a range of different accommodations, from luxury stays to cottages and backpackers’ hostels. When you spend a night somewhere, you can explore the surrounding areas and wake up to the sound of the waves.

Chocolate Gannets Luxury Accommodation

Located close to Apollo Bay, Chocolate Gannets has luxury villas, all with a beautiful view of the beach. Each villa is self-contained and holds up to four guests.

The best part about Chocolate Gannets is the picturesque beach view from the double spa! Sit back and relax while watching the sun set up ahead.

You’ll be about a five-minute drive to Apollo Bay where you can eat delicious food and go for walks along the beach.

Book Chocolate Gannets Accommodation here!

Apollo Bay Seal Apartments

Apollo Bay Seal Apartments are fully contained with a range of different apartments and houses. The apartments can accommodate two to four people, whereas the house sleeps up to eight guests.

The apartments are close to the beach and you’re also nearby local supermarkets. You are a drive away from the Great Otway National Park, which is definitely worth a visit.

Book Apollo Bay Seal Apartments here!

Beach in Apollo Bay

Aireys Inlet Getaway Resort

Aireys Inlet Getaway has a selection of villas that accommodate a range of different guests. The villas are self-contained and can sleep between two to five people, depending on the villa.

The resort is in Aireys Inlet which is a small town nearby Fairhaven. The town has everything you need from places to eat, beaches, and lookout points. You are also a quick drive away from Memorial Arch and Lorne.

Book Aireys Inlet Getaway Resort here!

The Boomerangs @ Johanna

These gorgeous self-contained cottages are the perfect place to stay in Johanna which is in the Cape Otway. Each cottage has two bedrooms and can sleep up to four people. The cottages are a gorgeous design with a fireplace, air conditioning, and a spa.

Near The Boomerangs cottages are Johanna Beach, rainforests, and stunning waterfalls.

Book The Boomerangs here!

The Great Ocean Road is 243 kilometres long, so there are a lot of accommodations suitable for you and your budget. Make sure you check out iconic landmarks like the Twelve Apostles, Loch Ard Gorge, and Memorial Arch.

Cameron Ward
Cameron Ward
Managing Director at Sightseeing Tours Australia

Cameron Ward turned his travel passion into a thriving Australian tourism business. Before he co-founded his own business, Sightseeing Tours Australia, he was enjoying being a Melbourne tour guide. Even now, Cameron delights in helping visitors from all around the world get the most out of their incredible Australian trip. You’ll see Cameron leading tours or writing about his favourite Australian places where he shares his local insights.