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Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Apollo Bay, Australia

airbnb Apollo Bay, Australia
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The delightful coastal Australian town of Apollo Bay is one of those perfect holiday getaways. It’s somewhere relaxing and away from huge crowds but with an enviable hospitality industry. It’s home to a February music festival, which attracts artists of global prominence whose music goes perfectly with the long sunlit evenings and relaxed vibe of the town. It’s also located right on the Great Ocean Road near to Great Otway National Park, making it a perfect place from which to go for long coastal drives and excellent nature trips. You’ll find plenty of excellent Airbnb vacation rentals, and booking into any of these options will ensure a trip to remember.

1. 1-bedroom cottage on the bay (from USD 100)

This charming one-bedroom apartment is the perfect choice for two guests wishing to explore the delights of Apollo Bay. You’ll have access to all the modern conveniences, such as free WiFi, while enjoying the stunning views of its beautiful surroundings. The rental is just a short walk from the beach and shops. Exploring the area from the apartment is pleasingly easy, and parking is provided for those who prefer to explore on four wheels. Overall, it’s a beautiful modern apartment right in the heart of Apollo Bay and with plenty to offer visitors.

Nestled In The Bay 1 BEDRM Cottage
Apollo Bay, Victoria, Australia
665 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is perfect with all the amenities
we loved everything about melissa's apartment
brilliant jacuzzi and heaters all around to keep warm
melissa placed a welcome chocolate on the bed which was sweet of her
the bed wasn't quite firm enough but the cottage was warm and cosy
Cleanliness:
clean and well equipped place
clean well decorated and homely
the room is very clean and well furnished
clean and welcoming for a night or two
place is clean and well - equipped
Host:
a very lovely and thoughtful host
accomodating and responsive host during our stay
melissa was a great host who was quick to respond to questions
very thoughtful host many small touches that make this bnb amazing
and the host was nice to offer some morning snacks and milk in the fridge
Location:
the location is an easy 5 minute walk into town
great location and near the main street
the location of the house is good for us to take a walk to supermarket and the beach
it was a central location and parking was easy
great place and location looks better than the pictures
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2. Beachcomber's Retreat -- free WiFi (from USD 79)

This cozy, self-contained one-bedroom apartment is perfectly located for the ideal trip to Apollo Bay. The owners of the apartment live in the area above, so you’re sure to find assistance should it be required. The beautiful setting allows for stunning views of the ocean and hillside, so the three guests it can host are sure to delight in the picturesque surroundings. The apartment is only 10 minutes’ walk from the beach. Free WiFi is provided with the rental.

Beachcomber Retreat - Free WiFi
Apollo Bay, Victoria, Australia
483 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the outside deck was great for breakfast and the kitchnette though basic was more then sufficient for our needs
the room is comfortable with a great view
the suite has all the amenities to make for a comfortable stay
the house also has an outdoor patio area where we had our breakfast in the cool morning
very spacious and comfortable provided bread coffee and oats are bonuses in a freezing winter morning
Cleanliness:
clean and quiet at night
space was very clean and well furnished
the place was really clean and neat
merri's place was spotless clean warm and homey
the house is clean and comfortable
Host:
host is easily available
host was friendly and responsive
host was very responsive and friendly
merri is a lovely host
merri is a nice host
Location:
great location close to shops
good location nice apartment
great location as well
the location is also very easy to find
great location spacious and comfortable
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3. The Falls: With the ocean in front and waterfall behind (from USD 52)

This beautiful farm-style property is not only stunning but also offers fantastic access to local amenities. Should you stay here, you will be within 2.5 km (1.5 miles) of the center of Apollo Bay township. You also have access to a private beach, as well as stunning views that include a waterfall. While there’s no kitchen available, two guests will otherwise find all the modern conveniences they could possibly require, including free WiFi.

The Falls..the ocean in front and waterfall behind
Apollo Bay, Victoria, Australia
522 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a cosy room with great view of the mountains
i really love the room that offered a wonderful view of the nature
the heaters were great as well and there is also an electric blanket
great view from the room and the place really feels like home with private bath room
instructions were clear to check in and they had all the amenities for a comfortable stay
Cleanliness:
room was clean and cosy
sparkling clean and beautiful and warm when we arrived
the room is clean and cosy
room and bathroom was clean and quiet
bathroom was huge and clean
Host:
marg was a wonderful host
marg was a great host
marg is an awesome host
lovely place with lovely host
and marg is a great host
Location:
great price for location
a wonderful location and brilliant communication
nice room and a very scenic location
i loved the location--incredibly quiet but still very accessible to restaurants and such in apollo bay
it's a nice place and a 5 mins drive to town
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4. Little beach house (from USD 136)

This beautiful, compact beach house is about 100 steps to the beach, so it couldn’t be more convenient for those looking to appreciate the delights of Apollo Bay. The house is beautifully designed and includes a sliding wall that can open the living room up to the elements when the sun is shining, allowing up to two guests to bask in the warmth surrounded by maximum comfort. If you want to venture outside of the house, then the village is only a 10-minute walk away.

little beach house
Apollo Bay, Victoria, Australia
392 reviews
Entire house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great view all very modern and cozy
we enjoyed 3 beautiful nights - the bed was super comfy shower fantastic layout and furnishings spot on
we love the fire we love the layout the comfy bed the amenities etc
well equipped kitchen and lovely finishings in the house
the double bed is very comfortable so we slept well
Cleanliness:
everything worked was very clean and of high quality
very thoughtfully furnished (very comfy couches) very clean and stylish
very well kept and extremely clean
we loved the modern relaxed design cleanliness and location
very cozy comfortable and clean
Host:
rex is a great host
rex is a responsive communicator and a great host
rex is an excellent host and is place totally exceeded our expectations
rex was the perfect host and had the place all prepared for us
rex is very helpful and clear in answering our queries
Location:
so location is very good
close to main street - perfect beach walk
excellent location in apollo bay
great place with a great location
it’s a nice short walk to the main strip in apollo bay
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5. Seacroft Bay View Cottage (from USD 82)

Suitable for up to three guests, this beautiful cottage features stunning views of the nearby farm and the ocean outside. A former monastery, the cottage is situated in a large self-contained area that includes access to a private lawn. Free parking is included. You’ll be able to cook your favorite food in the quaint kitchenette before reclining in the living room to enjoy the evening. You also benefit from a separate, secluded entrance to the property, ensuring maximum privacy during your stay.

Seacroft Bay View Cottage - LUXURY KING BED
Sugarloaf, Victoria, Australia
438 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

6. Apollo Bay Beach Hut - ocean-view (from USD 103)

This stunning beach hut is located perfectly, allowing for direct views over the Great Southern Ocean. You can enjoy the views from the windows or head onto the private deck to relax for an evening. The hut can accommodate up to two guests, sharing one bedroom and bathroom, and comes complete with a self-contained kitchen, heating, air conditioning, and free parking if required. You will enjoy the entire property to yourself for the duration of your stay, allowing for a relaxed, private holiday that makes the most of those incredible sea views.

FREE WiFi Apollo Bay Beach Hut Oceanview
Apollo Bay, Victoria, Australia
506 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
love the toilet floor heater and the rain shower
had most of the amenities we needed as well in the kitchen area as well as bathroom
great bathroom too with floor heating and rain shower
love the heated bathroom floor
the natural light shine in to the apartment in the morning
Cleanliness:
very clean and modern
it was very clean and bed was very comfortable
fabulously clean with very thoughtful inclusions
very clean and nicely decorated this was the perfect stop over whilst exploring the great ocean road
her space is super clean and comfy
Host:
lisa is a great host and very quick & easy to communicate with
we cooked in and there were some pantry basics that were very helpful
host is thoughtful with a small welcoming gifts movies cd and board games provided
lisa from great ocean road escapes a very attentive host
Location:
location was great too
really great location and very nice accomodation
perfect location next to supermarket and restaurants
fantastic place in a great location
fantastic private place and great location
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7. Beach retreat studio at Marengo (from USD 110)

This modern studio is perfectly located if you’re looking for quick access to Marengo beach and marine reserve; The studio is only 100 meters (109 yards) from the sand! Furthermore, Apollo Bay is only a 10-minute drive away, ensuring you a wealth of options when it comes to exploring the local area. As for the studio itself, it sleeps up to two guests across 25m2 (269sqft) and comes with free WiFi and air conditioning. It’s a perfect retreat for those looking to enjoy Marengo and the surrounding area.

Beach Retreat Studio @ Marengo
Marengo, Victoria, Australia
347 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
her small kitchen is stocked with clever appliances and a nice grill is just outside
cosy interior very comfortable beds and easy to reach
lyn's place was perfect we had a lovely room nicely decorated with a very comfortable bed
extra touches such as breakfast made the stay great
breakfast is a very nice touch keep an eye out for the koalas highly recommended
Cleanliness:
super clean and very comfortable
super clean and had everything we needed
the place was clean and warm
it's a very clean and warm house
the studio was very clean and cosy
Host:
wonderful thoughtful host and stay
the host is very kind and nice
she was there to greet us and was very helpful throughout our stay
lyn was very helpful
lyn is a very friendly a helpful host
Location:
great location and beach 2min walk
great location just minutes away from apollo bay
the neighbourhood was safe and secure
very kid friendly loved the location very near to shops by car
well located and comfortable space close to the beach and great for our pet
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8. Katie's Homestay (from USD 51)

This accommodation is within the family home of the hosts, but you don’t need to worry about privacy. You will enjoy your own parking space and completely separate bathroom, so you should be able to ensure you feel right at home. It can accommodate up to two guests. There are no cooking facilities included, but the fantastic location offers easy access to local amenities and the beach itself. If you want to spend a night in, then the free WiFi and TV access will ensure you have plenty to do.

Katie's Homestay
Marengo, Victoria, Australia
592 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice shower fridge/tv/kettle in the room as well as a heater you can set yourself
overall small room but everything thoughtfully and nicely placed
we had a very comfortable stay
very comfortable mattress makes for a good rest after exploring the neighborhood
the room is pretty sweet with everything you need
Cleanliness:
clean and comfortable room
everything is clean and tidy
a very clean and cosy place
it is clean and comfortable
very clean toilet and shower room
Host:
david is a nice host
david is a really friendly host
host is nice and friendly to chat with
david was a great host very welcoming
david was a fantastic host wonderful room hospitality and suggestions
Location:
location is great being very close to the blow hole
good location and very easy to find
the location was great with great wildlife outside the house and close to town centre and the beach
place was easy to find and near the beach
the location is great and the whole apartment is very cozy
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9. Crashing Waves Studio Apartment (from USD 103)

This charming studio apartment offers truly spectacular views of both the nearby valley and ocean. It is just a five-minute walk from the beach, and you can follow the picturesque coastal road into Apollo Bay itself in around 25 minutes. The private studio is suitable for up to two guests and includes a kitchenette, bathroom, private entrance, and a balcony for your sole use. Finally, as the apartment is attached to the family home of the host, any assistance you require will be right on hand.

Crashing Waves Spacious Studio Apartment
Marengo, Victoria, Australia
245 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great "spread" of breakfast love the chocolates and the space is huge my baby loves it there
we also loved the view from the apartment and it was very beautiful
brand new house impeccably clean room beautiful furnishings amazing views
great value with clean modern amenities and a good breakfast provided
her place was immaculate and had everything you would need including some yummy breakfast
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
sparkling clean place as well
place is very clean and tidy
the room is very clean and comfortable
it is clean it is beautiful it is comfortable
Host:
sharon was a fantastic host
sharon was the perfect host in every way
host is very very generous
fantastic place and sharon was a great host
sharon the host is lovely
Location:
great location and incredibly comfortable
the perfect location for a restful get- away
just a short walk to town in a lovely quite location
if you are staying near apollo bay this is a great place to choose
the location is peaceful and very close to the beach but also easy to access apollo bay
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10. The Bay Beach Bungalow (from USD 100)

This modern studio property is the perfect choice for up to two guests. It is located near the Great Ocean Road and Otways, making it a perfect base if you wish to explore the coastline, waterfalls, and of course the beach itself. The location is also close to local amenities, with only a five-minute walk required to reach the nearby bars, cafes, and shops. You will have free access to the deck and barbecue equipment, air conditioning, and a private bathroom.

The Bay Beach Bungalow (Complimentary WIFI)
Apollo Bay, Victoria, Australia
236 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved having our breakfast on the patio
amazing place very comfy and cozy came to apollo bay to see nature and go on walks
we loved using the kitchen as it had everything we needed including an oven
terrific spot plenty of room close to shops and pubs loved the birdlife and view every morning
very cozy with beautiful garden and parking
Cleanliness:
everything was very tidy and clean on arrival
very clean & cute
the place was spotlessly clean
it was also super clean when we came in
comfortable and clean with everything one needs
Host:
marie is also very easily contactable and helpful :) would come back again
Location:
the location is great
wonderful location near the beach
perfect location and very close to the beach
terrific location with supermarket and shopping strip very close by
great location just a small walk to the street
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Apollo Bay: Accommodations that are out of this world

This stunning municipality is the perfect location for anyone who wants to enjoy the coast of Australia without the excessive crowds and traffic you’ll experience in the busier areas. Apollo Bay is a place where you’ll be able to relax and enjoy the holiday of a lifetime – and these accommodations make it even better.

Frequently asked questions about Best Airbnbs In Apollo Bay, Australia

1. Which are the best Airbnbs near the beach?

Those visiting Apollo Bay can choose from many different accommodations close to the beach. You can stay at Beachcomber’s Retreat, Little beach house, Crashing Waves Studio Apartment or this 1-bedroom cottage on the bay, which are some of the best Airbnbs near the beach in Apollo Bay.

2. Which are the best Airbnbs in Apollo Bay with an indoor pool?

Many Airbnbs in Apollo Bay have beautiful outdoor swimming pools. But not many offer an indoor option. If you are keen on staying at an Airbnb in Apollo Bay with an indoor pool, then this seaside cottage with an indoor heated pool is your best bet.

3. Which are the best Airbnbs near Great Ocean Walk?

Running parallel to Great Ocean Road is Great Ocean Walk, hugging the rugged coastline of the region. Many amazing Airbnbs are located nearby, but for the best options, you can choose between The Bay Beach Bungalow or this seaside cottage with an indoor heated pool.

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Antonia Kelly is a freelance writer based in Leicester, UK and she enjoys European travel as well as road trips closer to home. Her favourite domestic destinations include Snowdonia and the Brecon...Read more

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