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4.5 out of 5

"Good place for families and friends. " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 25 Dec 2021

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Hotel Description

Apollo Bay Eco YHA - Hostel places you in the center of Apollo Bay, steps from Great Ocean Road Waterfront and within a short 5-minute stroll of Apollo Bay Coastal Reserve. Highlights at this hostel include free self parking and a rooftop terrace.

All 20 rooms feature free WiFi. Bathrooms are shared.

This smoke-free hostel offers free WiFi in public areas, a library, and a terrace. Additionally, you'll find laundry facilities, a garden, and barbecue grills. There's also the convenience of limited parking.

With a stay at this Apollo Bay hostel, you'll be 8.2 km (5.1 mi) from Great Otway National Park.

Standard Room, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom (Double Room)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$91* Per night/room 31 Jan. - 1 Feb.

Standard Shared Dormitory, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom (4 Share Female Dormitory)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Standard Room, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom (Twin Room)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Shared Dormitory, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom (Dormitory Room (4 Adults))

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Family Room, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Shared Dormitory, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom (4 Shared Male Dormitory)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Apollo Bay Eco YHA - Hostel ratings based on 46 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.5 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Apollo Bay Eco YHA - Hostel

Everyone (26) Couples (7) Family (12)
4 out of 5
Good place for families and friends.

Posted by on 25 Dec. 2021

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5 out of 5
It’s just an amazing place Value for money

Posted by on 11 Apr. 2021

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4 out of 5
Nice and clean really great experience and will be back

Posted by on 17 Jan. 2021

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4 out of 5

Good location just one block back from the beach.

Pros: Location, price
Cons: Better cleaning of doors and entry ways
Location: 1 block from the beach
Great place to stay if you are on a budget. The room we stayed in was tidy and clean and fresh linen and towels were provided. Overall, the place was good with one exception - the cleanliness (or lack thereof) of the doors in and out of the various break rooms - they felt sticky and looked dirty.

Posted by on 6 Feb. 2018

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5 out of 5

Great vibe

Clean room, great vibe. Would recommend for families as there were a lot staying there.

Posted by on 30 Jan. 2018

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3 out of 5

Great location, but not the best stay.

Pros: Location, helpful staff.
Cons: Bathroom facilities.
Location: The views from the lookout point up on the hill was fantastic.
Good location. Helpful staff. The sheets weren't clean when we got into the room. The guy at the reception was really apologetic and immediately changed the sheets. Talking about males' bathroom, the facilities weren't satisfactory. Two basins, one was blocked. Only one toilet cubicle with almost cardboard like toilet paper, not really helping with cleaning. One urinal with no water system, really stunk. Showers were ok, but dirty floor mats were hung right on the door in your face, not feeling good. Disappointing. KItchen was nice with sufficient facilities, pots and pans, tables, nice deck outside, which was great. However, nothing to do with the hostel or its management, and it's the general fact with hostels overall. There was one guy early in the morning in the kitchen whilst we were preparing our breakfast, in his 30s or 40s. He washed a bucket load of his dishes without using any kitchen sponge, brush etc... but then he washed his stupid (cheap looking) white shoes in the kitchen sink with dishwashing brush, and then scraped every single groove of their soles with a kitchen knife, and then dried them out using a tea towel. He probably spent good 15-20 mins to clean those stupid shoes using kitchen utensils and facilities. This is the level of respect a lot of people give to others in this kind of environment. We personally wash every single kitchen dish, utensil before and after we use, but every time we see that kind of behaviour, we are put off by the experience.

Posted by , from Sydney on 28 Dec. 2017

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2 out of 5

Hostel in Apollo Bay

This was a disappointing experience. I was not happy with the overall cleanliness of the hostel ..both my room and the corridor were smelly. The bed was not comfortable. The hostel is well equipped and in a good location, but I thought it was overpriced considering the condition of the facilities.

Posted by , from New Zealand on 14 Dec. 2017

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5 out of 5
Lovely clean place, lots of nice people around, family friendly atmosphere. Can't wait to stay again

Posted by on 27 Nov. 2017

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5 out of 5

Lovely people and lovely atmosphere

Had a wonderful time, didn't want to go home. Lovely people and lovely atmosphere

Posted by on 27 Nov. 2017

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4 out of 5

Nice affordable accommodation.

It is possible to check-in early and just collect the key when arriving. It worked really well. The hostel is placed very central and only a 5 minute walk from the beach.

Posted by on 26 Nov. 2017

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About the Apollo Bay Eco YHA - Hostel

Location 5 Pascoe Street, Apollo Bay, VIC 3233

Property Features

As a guest of Apollo Bay Eco YHA - Hostel, you'll find a rooftop terrace, a library, and tour/ticket assistance. WiFi is free in public spaces. Apollo Bay Eco YHA - Hostel also features barbecue grills, a garden, and laundry facilities. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. This Apollo Bay hostel is smoke free.

  • 20 guestrooms or units
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Library
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Apollo Bay Eco YHA - Hostel offers 20 accommodations. This Apollo Bay hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Bathrooms are shared
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 5:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 7:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination. The COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 16 and up; guests must have received complete COVID-19 vaccination at least 1 days prior to check-in.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host.This property accepts Visa and Mastercard. This property advises that guest safety measures are currently in place. Social distancing measures are in place. At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination. The COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 16 and up; guests must have received their complete COVID-19 vaccination at least 1 days prior to check-in.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Guests must provide health documentation
  • Guests must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination
  • Minimum age for proof of COVID-19 vaccination requirement: 16
  • COVID-19 vaccine must have been received a minimum number of days before check-in: 1

Hotel Names

  • Apollo Bay Eco YHA Hostel
  • Eco YHA Hostel
  • Apollo Bay Eco YHA
  • Eco YHA
  • Apollo Bay Eco YHA Great Ocean Road
  • Eco Beach Yha Hotel Apollo Bay
  • Apollo Eco Yha Hostel Apollo
  • Apollo Bay Eco YHA - Hostel Apollo Bay
  • Apollo Bay Eco YHA - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
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Frequently asked questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.