If you don't mind setting up base 14 kilometres away from the city center, explore the neighbourhood of Bellbrae. It has 4 places to stay, including Bellbrae Country Club Surf Coast and Bellbrae Harvest.
If you find yourself searching for more options in Mount Moriac, try the Retreats Victoria and the Peppers The Sands Resort. They are located 16 kilometres and 16 kilometres away from the city's main streets. If those two aren't what you're looking for, try the Whitesbeach Guesthouse or the Torquay Foreshore Caravan Park.
The close by localities of Grovedale and Belmont are definitely worth exploring. Grovedale is 11 kilometres to the east of Mount Moriac, while Belmont is 12 kilometres to the east. Grovedale hotels are the Rose Garden Motel and Econo Lodge Hacienda Geelong. The Quest Geelong and Comfort Inn Eastern Sands are some of the better ones in Belmont.
Just because you're travelling in Geelong - Bellarine Peninsula, doesn't mean you can't indulge in your love of sports. You will find Kardinia Park to the northeast of Mount Moriac. Want to stay nearby? The Novotel Geelong and the Nireeda Apartments Geelong could both be ideal.
Hotels in Mount Moriac start at AU$104 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.