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Motel Marengo

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Launceston, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

My partner and I stay here for a night and it was really good, easy to find on the main road and excellent customer service. The room was really nice, big and open! Had Foxtel and good wifi. Only little thing was the bathroom sink is pretty small, leaning over it was a bit difficult Other than that it was...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Motel Marengo is not really in Apollo Bay - it is about 2km outside of Apollo Bay, and took us awhile to find it, as our GPS and signage was not particularly good at directing us to the motel. We stayed one night so that we could see the 12 Apostles at sunset. We were pleasantly surprised at what we...

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Thank Therichpeasant
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our car had been having troubles and we were told to find a place to stay in Apollo Bay. Not many places would be very accomodating to a group of teenagers who had not booked in advance. We tried two other motels before coming to Marengo. The woman at the desk was so polite, very understanding, and could see that...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Basic hotel room. Nice clean room & linen. Deceptively small bathroom, was bigger than it appeared. Well away from town centre, so needed to drive in at night. Combined morning walk in the morning to get into town. Be prepared for a stream to cross & the harbour to negotiate if thinking of walking to town along the beach! Nice...

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Perth, WA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived into Apollo Bay, on motorcycle, after some very stormy weather along the Great Ocean Road. The room was great and we felt really glad to be there after our trip. The room was very spacious and well presented and the bathroom/shower was generous and worked a treat. The motel is actually a couple of kilometres past Apollo Bay,...

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

My friend and I stayed two nights long at Motel Marengo. The location is perfect, few minutes drive to Apollo Bay, great spot to stop for a night while exploring the Great Ocean Road, it takes like two hours to get to Bay of Islands and you see on your way: Cape Otway, Gibson Steps, Twelve Apostles, the Arch, The...

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Samos, Greece
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

My husband & I stayed at Motel Marengo for one night as part of our Great Ocean Road trip from Melbourne. On arrival we were warmly welcomed by Andy and given a local map with points of interest. The room was spacious and well equipped and could have accommodated another 2 people in a small room next to the bathroom,...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Good motel, well situated towards the start of the Great Ocean Road (travelling from Melbourne). It was quiet with everything we needed. Breakfast available and just a short hop into Apollo Bay for an evening meal. We discovered a lovely quiet bay very close to the motel where we could just sit and watch the beautiful ocean - even saw...

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Brisbane
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We were on a two-day trip along the Great Ocean Road and had not pre-booked our accommodation. Big mistake at this time of year. However, we were lucky enough to find a vacancy here and were not disappointed. As previous reviewers state, James is an excellent host and could not have been more helpful. We had a bit of trouble...

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Newcastle Australia
Reviewed 16 March 2017

An old style Australian Motel that has been done up, with an eye to detail. The Motel is surrounded by amazing Australian birdlife and is kept clean and with all needs anticipated. A Great spot to spend the night whilst exploring all in this magnificent area of Australia

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
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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: $94 - $234 (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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“I doubt if the Great Ocean Road is that busy overnight but I asked for a room away from the road and it was very quiet.”
IainS693, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms here looked great , none seemed better than another”
62voyageurs32, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All 10 rooms are on the one level, maybe in the Summer season the rooms nearer the back may be a bit noisey due to being near the pool.”
857sueb857, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Quad suite is perfect for a family of 4”
UptownFunky, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are the same. Great Location.”
Belinda490, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
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