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4.8 out of 5

"Very friendly welcome, comfortable bed and close location to hotels, eateries and beach. " More

By a verified traveller on Wed 14 Apr 2021

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Hotel Description

At Captains At The Bay you'll be within steps of Great Ocean Road Waterfront and Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre. Highlights at this beach motel include free in-room WiFi.

You can enjoy flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and all 7 rooms feature DVD players, coffee/tea makers, and hair dryers. Additionally, refrigerators, minibars, and irons/ironing boards are available. Housekeeping is available on request.

This business-friendly motel offers free WiFi in public areas, concierge services, and a garden. Additionally, you'll find laundry facilities, luggage storage, and a front-desk safe. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Places within a short walk of this 3-star Apollo Bay motel include Apollo Bay Coastal Reserve and within a 20-minute walk you'll find Apollo Bay Harbour.

Captains Terrace Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$132* Per night/room 28 Oct. - 29 Oct.

One Bedroom Cottage

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Three Bedroom Top Deck Apartment

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Captains Cottage

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Two Bedroom Captains Loft

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Bridge Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Captains At The Bay ratings based on 608 Verified Reviews

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

Guest reviews for Captains At The Bay

Everyone (141) Couples (394) Family (71)
5 out of 5
Very friendly welcome, comfortable bed and close location to hotels, eateries and beach.

Posted by on 14 Apr. 2021

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 12 Apr. 2021

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5 out of 5
Great staff, great room, great place. Would recommend.

Posted by on 23 Feb. 2021

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5 out of 5
A great place to stay in Apollo Bay, a very short walk to the beach and all the cafes and restaurants. We couldn’t have asked for a better stay

Posted by , from Brunswick on 28 Nov. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

29 Nov. 2020 by Captains

Hello Iley We are pleased you had a good stay and hope to see you again. Regards Duncan

5 out of 5

Posted by on 13 Nov. 2019

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5 out of 5
The host was very accommodating as we had a few special requests. His suggestions for places to eat were outstanding too!

Posted by on 12 Sep. 2019

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5 out of 5
We thought it was homely very clean room quite big breakfast very fresh and plentiful We hope to be back

Posted by on 6 Aug. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

13 Aug. 2019 by Duncan

It was great to have you stay and hope you have a good trip. Regards Duncan

5 out of 5
A well appointed room, excellent staff and a great breakfast

Posted by on 9 Jul. 2019

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5 out of 5
Lovely cosy warm clean. What else do you need in the middle of winter

Posted by on 26 Jun. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

2 Jul. 2019 by Duncan

We are pleased you enjoyed yourself.

5 out of 5
Welcoming and friendly staff. Wonderful room & bathroom. Perfect location. Good breakfast. Would love to return

Posted by , from Bourke on 8 May 2019

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Property Features

As a guest of Captains At The Bay, you'll find tour/ticket assistance, a garden, and concierge services. Public spaces have free WiFi. The business-friendly Captains At The Bay also features laundry facilities and a front desk safe. Free self parking is available. This 3-star Apollo Bay motel is smoke free.

  • 7 guestrooms or units
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Garden
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Captains At The Bay offers 7 accommodations with DVD players and minibars. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Apollo Bay motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Housekeeping is provided on request.

  • Minibar
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 5:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 5:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 5:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in information. 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 available for AUD 50.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 30.0 per night.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

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 accepts Visa, Mastercard, and American Express. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a security system in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas.

  • No lifts
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Security system
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are not available
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 30.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 50.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Captains Bay B&B Apollo Bay
  • Captains Hotel Bay
  • Captain`s At The Bay Hotel Apollo Bay
  • Captain's At The Bay Apollo Bay/Great Ocean Road
  • Captains Bay B&B
  • Captains Bay Apollo Bay
  • Captains At The Bay Motel
  • Captains At The Bay Apollo Bay
  • Captains At The Bay Motel Apollo Bay

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
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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.