Where to stay around Apollo Bay?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 377 holiday lettings near Apollo Bay. From 278 houses to 49 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Apollo Bay is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Apollo Bay?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Apollo Bay. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre: 510 holiday lettings
  • Skenes Creek Beachfront Park: 744 holiday lettings
  • Old Cable Station Museum: 512 holiday lettings
  • Marriners Lookout: 512 holiday lettings
  • Apollo Bay Harbour: 509 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Apollo Bay listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Apollo Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 278 houses in Apollo Bay. Our other popular types of Apollo Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 49 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 4 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Apollo Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Apollo Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday villa in Apollo Bay, Australia your home away from home

    Apollo Bay is a coastal town in Victoria, found in the Great Ocean Road region. At a holiday villa in Apollo Bay you’ll have a wealth of recreation opportunities on your doorstep – from water sports and beach activities to walks and bike rides, both on the coast and in the protected areas a little way inland.

    Things to do in Apollo Bay, Australia

    When it comes to outdoor recreation near holiday accommodation in Apollo Bay, one of the prime settings is the Great Otway National Park, which comprises the cape to the west. Here you can explore a variety of woodland, including ancient rainforest, as well as heaths. There are waterfalls to be seen here, as well as a truly staggering coastline, with dramatic cliffs. One hiking route you could take would be to take the Great Ocean Walk, which starts in Apollo Bay. There are also specially designated trails here for mountain bikers. A special way to experience these stunning landscapes is by air, with tours of the coast departing from Apollo Bay airport.

    Apollo Bay self-catering accommodation is ideal for a beach holiday in summer. There are a variety of beaches close by, from those ideal for swimming and paddling, to first-class surf beaches. At the town’s waterfront is a great swimming beach, and a few minutes in the car will get you to Marengo, also perfect for sunbathing and swimming. Among the excellent surf beaches in the area are Baldy rock, Kennett River, Cumberland River, Wye River Sawmills, while if you’re happy to drive, 35 kilometres to the west, around the cape, is Johanna Beach, considered by many surfers to be the very best in Victoria.

    Places to visit on holiday in Apollo Bay, Australia

    There are a host of fantastic sights along the scenic Great Ocean Road, within driving distance of Apollo Bay self-catering holiday villas. Lorne is about half an hour to the northeast and is a classic holiday resort with a pier and a three kilometre-long beach. Within an hour to the west is the Port Campbell National Park, home to the impressive Twelve Apostles limestone stacks.

    Weather in Apollo Bay, Australia

    Apollo Bay holiday rentals are found in a region of Australia that gets temperate weather. This means warm conditions in the summer, with beach weather usually expected between November and March. Winters here are usually mild, although winds can bring a chill.

    Cheap flights to Apollo Bay, Australia

    Heading from the UK, you can get to Apollo Bay holiday villas by flying Qantas to Melbourne (MEL) from London Heathrow (LHR). Then there’s a drive of just over two hours to get down to your holiday destination.

    Sightseeing in and around Apollo Bay

    Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Apollo Bay has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
    • Otway Fly Treetop Adventures (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Apollo Bay

    If warm-weather activities are high on your list, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 20°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Apollo Bay

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Apollo Bay. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Great Otway National Park (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
    • Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
    • Maits Rest Rainforest Walk (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
    • Johanna Beach (15 mi / 24.1 km)