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Motel Marengo

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Our room was comfortable and equipped with everything needed for our stay. In fact we wish we could have stayed at least another night, but prior commitments did not allow this. We were given excellent information about Otlay Lighthouse - not to be missed - and Marengo Bay which is a most beautiful spot.

Thank pamelajeans
Rognes, France
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed 2 nights at Marengo Motel. We really like this place. The rooms are large, well equiped, clean and comfortable.The place is also very quiet and a very good place on the great ocean road. We tested the breakfast : very good and brought at the room just on time. Perfect ! We also really appreciate the owner for...

Thank Denis G
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Motel Marengo was our first stop on the Great Ocean Road, driving from Melbourne to Adelaide. Host James was charming and the room was clean and comfortable. Would definitely recommend, and thanks James for suggesting Mount Gambier as our next stop. Was truly splendid and Blue Lake really blew us away, pardon the pun.

Thank Roblamo
Lakes Entrance, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This Motel is a great place to stay when visiting the Apollo Bay Area. The bed is luxurious and comfortable. The rooms were clean and there was plenty of space. The kitchenette was a bonus. I had wifi and TV. It was an enjoyable stay.

Thank junita55
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Definitely a good choice for your stay in Apollo Bay, when you're driving on the Great Ocean Road. Nice room, kitchenette, free parking, games ans dvds to borrow at reception, swimmingpool and friendly staff. But it's 3km from the centre if Apollo Bay away and the bath is very tiny.

Thank Fiona S
Geelong Bellarine, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent for rating . Well designed pool and surprisingly quiet. Good BBQ facilities and close to the beach. Nice garden with furniture. Would recommend for families with small children. Would be good if could be a non smoking property rather than just the rooms!

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don't normally think about writing a review until after I have left the place, but we are having such a ball, i just thought i should do one before i forget! So we are currently on our 4th day. I am writing this from the motel's sun deck, watching my youngest splashing around in the pool with wife, and...

Thank UptownFunky
Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

We had one night here and it was perfect. A friendly welcome from the host, showing us a few places to visit and where to eat. The room was very clean and had everything you needed. A nice outdoor area and plenty of seating. Just right for a shorty stay.

Thank Anne R
Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Very clean, comfortable room with nice kitchenette. Was concerned it would be noisy due to traffic as we had an end unit next to the road but it was very quiet. Owner very knowledgeable about the area and very friendly, professional and helpful. Really enjoyed all the parrots and other birds. There was no air conditioning, but did not need...

Thank jlam5303
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Had the pleasure of staying here while my youngest son was doing the Great Victorian Bike Ride. The owner was so lovely and accommodating. The kids got to feed the many gorgeous parrots that visit the property. Even providing bird seed for them.The rooms were spotless and the spa and pool were much appreciated by the kids. Will definitely be...

Thank Belinda490

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Motel Marengo is a small independent family owned and run motel set back in a quiet area of Apollo Bay, but still maintaining easy access for guests with its Great Ocean Road location. The motel offers comfortable well equipped 1 and 2 bedroom suites, sleeping 2 to 5 guests. All the units contain Kitchenette's with fridge, microwave, toaster, kettle, crockery and cutlery adjacent to a dining area. The property boasts a lush tropical pool area with heated spa nearby to a BBQ / Picnic area and an abundance of colourful native birds.Other inclusions at the hotel are as follows :- FREE Foxtel Cable TV (platinum) package with over 100 channels including 10 complimentary Movie channels and Sports channels- FREE Wifi, FREE Wetsuit Hire and Body Boards (Beach is located 3 minutes walk)- FREE Board games for any rainy days during your stay- FREE DVD Library (*DVD player surcharge $10 for entire stay)- FREE guest BBQ ....And lastly but we think most importantly...we can give you great tourist advice to let you know what the highlights of the area are, the nicest walks, the biggest waterfalls, where to spot wildlife, the best viewing points for sunset and sunrise. We can also provide you with local maps at no extra charge, and having toured the local area extensively ourselves we can also offer advice on other areas you maybe intending to visit after your stay in Apollo Bay to make sure you make the most of your time in this beautiful region of ours. ****** We recommend that before you book online, you check out our direct website as we can offer lower prices by selling direct to the public, more room options which are unavailable to online agents and better booking conditions giving you greater flexibility with your travel plans ******* ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel Marengo

Address: 26-28 Great Ocean Rd | Marengo, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Apollo Bay
Price Range: $99 - $247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Motel Marengo 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Quad suite is perfect for a family of 4”
 of 5 bubbles UptownFunky, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are the same. Great Location.”
 of 5 bubbles Belinda490, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The quad suite worked well for us. Would suit a family of 4 (but perhaps not 2 couples).”
 of 5 bubbles Samfromjapan, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Quiet, charm, birds”
 of 5 bubbles Neechee, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are equally good I would imagine”
 of 5 bubbles 546stuartj, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
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