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4.7 out of 5

"Great place, loved it! Cabins were fantastic and owner is friendly " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 04 Jan 2020

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Hotel Description

At Lara Lodge you'll be 0.2 km (0.1 mi) from Serendip Sanctuary and 3.2 km (2 mi) from Kevin Hoffman Walk. Highlights at this property include free self parking, and in-room kitchenettes and free WiFi.

Free wired Internet, patios, and flat-screen TVs are featured in all 2 cabins. Kitchenettes make in-room dining convenient, and minibars provide refreshments. Microwaves, ceiling fans, and irons/ironing boards are also available. Limited housekeeping is available.

This smoke-free property has free WiFi in public areas and luggage storage. Continental breakfast is available daily.

Sights within a 10-minute drive of this 3.5-star Lara property include Lara Heritage and Historical Museum and You Yangs Regional Park.

Studio Cabin

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
AU$162* Per night/room 29 Oct. - 30 Oct.

2 Bedroom Cabin

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 7 Max

2 Bedroom Cabin

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Lara Lodge ratings based on 11 Verified Reviews

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

Guest reviews for Lara Lodge

Everyone (7) Couples (1) Family (2)
5 out of 5

Posted by on 4 Jul. 2020

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6 Aug. 2020 by Lara Lodge

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5 out of 5
Great place, loved it! Cabins were fantastic and owner is friendly

Posted by on 4 Jan. 2020

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8 Jan. 2020 by Lara Lodge

Thank You. Hope to see you again

4 out of 5

Posted by on 13 Oct. 2019

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16 Oct. 2019 by Lara Lodge

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4 out of 5
It was clean comfy beds Excellent bathroom cosy Netflix Needs plants that will come with time

Posted by on 3 Apr. 2019

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1 May 2019 by Lara Lodge

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5 out of 5
Very clean, modern, friendly service, beautiful views

Posted by , from Adelaide on 27 Nov. 2018

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28 Nov. 2018 by Lara Lodge

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5 out of 5
The proximity to Avalon was ideal & the access arrangements worked well when arriving late & departing for an early flight. There weren't any aspects to dislike.

Posted by on 27 Oct. 2018

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31 Oct. 2018 by Lara lodge

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5 out of 5
Great, very handy to airport! Hosts were easy to work with out of hours.

Posted by on 29 Sep. 2018

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2 Oct. 2018 by Lara Lodge

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5 out of 5
Small but perfectly formed. Exactly what we were looking for after biking in the hills

Posted by on 7 Sep. 2018

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13 Sep. 2018 by Lara Lodge

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4 out of 5

easily found made for quick trip into Geelong

Pros: It was clean and had everything a family needed.
Location: we were in Geelong for Gymnastics competition, so didnt really do anything else.
spacious for a young family, had enough space for comfort, if had more time there was enough room for the children to play outside if they wanted to.

Posted by on 30 Aug. 2018

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31 Aug. 2018 by Lara Lodge

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5 out of 5

Nice place to stay close to Avalon Airport

Dean, the owner, couldn’t have been more helpful. The room was tidy, new style, comfy bed, big TV with Netflix and well insulated. Raining and cold when we got there at 8pm but very cosy inside. Excellent place to stay for an early morning flight out of Avalon. Thanks Dean. Will stay again!

Posted by , from Brisbane, Australia on 26 Mar. 2018

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2 Apr. 2018 by Dean

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Property Features

WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. Self parking is free. This 3.5-star Geelong cabin is smoke free.

  • 2 guestrooms or units
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Lara Lodge offers 2 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and irons/ironing boards. Rooms open to patios. Accommodations at this 3.5-star cabin have kitchenettes with microwaves. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Additionally, rooms include complimentary toiletries and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is offered on a limited basis and hair dryers can be requested.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • Private patio
  • Minibar
  • Flat-screen television
  • Premium channels
  • Microwave
  • Electric kettle
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (limited)
  • Hair dryer available
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (heating)
  • Ceiling fan

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

There is no front desk at this property. Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

This property offers airport shuttle drop off and pickup service from Avalon Airport only.

This property does not have a front desk. Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 10.0 per day.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 10.0 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. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.The property is professionally cleaned; 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.Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

  • No lifts
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Private entrance
  • Property uses a professional cleaning service
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • 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 available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for continental breakfast: AUD 16.00 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 10.0 per day

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

Hotel Names

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