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Apollo Bay Eco YHA

5 Pascoe St, Apollo Bay, 3233, Australia

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This is the perfect stop along the iconic Great Ocean Road, nestled between the rainforests of the Otway Ranges and Apollo Bay surf beach.

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Apollo Bay Hostel

Hostel Apollo Bay

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Located in the middle of the spectacular Great Ocean Road, Apollo Bay Eco YHA is a new eco-experience situated in the sensational beach-side setting of Apollo Bay. An architect-designed passive solar hostel that combines guest comfort, functionality and that certain 'WOW' factor. You must experience it!,

There is a variety of rooms to choose from including multi-share, doubles, twins or family rooms. All linen is included. The hostel has two cosy lounges with wood heaters, a rooftop deck with views to the ocean, and balconies for chilling out or cooking up a BBQ. There’s also plenty of safe, off-street parking, a TV room with free DVDs, and a book exchange. Apollo Bay Eco YHA has two fully equipped kitchen with all imaginable utensils, a bread maker and even an oven. Organically grown herbs are available from the garden for every aspiring chef! Free tea and coffee for guests.

There is so much to do in the area, so make sure you stay for at least a couple of nights! Backpackers can visit deserted beaches, Cape Otway Lightstation, national parks, rain forests, and waterfalls. Activities include surfing, windsurfing, snorkelling, horseriding along the beach and paragliding. Experience the Otway Rainforest and enjoy wild life sightseeing. Apollo Bay Eco YHA is walking distance to the main street’s shops, cafes, pubs and supermarket.


Prices are members' prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Check-in is available between 16:00 and 20:00
  • Please contact hostel if arriving after 20:00
  • Children under the age of 17 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Unaccompanied children under the age of 18 can be accommodated only with a letter from a parent or legal guardian providing permission for the child's unsupervised stay.
  • Children under the age of 2 stay free.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association.
  • No membership purchase necessary, it is included for this booking.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Garden
  • TV room
  • Terrace / patio


  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • BBQ
  • Self-catering kitchen

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers
  • Computer Charges - Charges Apply
  • Wifi
  • WIFI Charges - Charges Apply

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel
  • Car Parking at Hostel Type - Free
  • Car parking nearby
  • Car Parking Nearby Distance - At or next to the hostel
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available
  • Locker Type - In Room
  • Smoking Area
  • Travel / Tour Desk
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

From 08:30 to 11:00
From 16:00 to 20:30
From 16:00 to 20:30

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +61-3-5237 7899

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Great Ocean Road (Less than 500 m)
  • Beaches (Less than 500 m)
  • Cape Otway National Park (More than 10km)

See the full list of attractions



Wir waren rundum zufrieden, nette Mitarbeiter, gute Lage (ok, Apollo Bay ist nicht sooo groß), gut ausgestattete Selbstversorgerküche. An einem Tag gab's als Highlight zwei Koalas in den Bäumen hinter dem Hostel.


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Mon 16 Apr 2018

Bien située dans Appolo Bay,tres bien equipée,chambre spacieuse


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Thu 12 Apr 2018

I enjoyed our stay I had stayed before back in November 2012 it was a pleasure then


Avatar for Marion


Sat 24 Mar 2018


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Beach (Less than 500m)
  • City Centre (Less than 500m)
  • Cycle trails (Less than 500m)
  • Golf course (500m - 1km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (Less than 500m)
  • Local market (Less than 500m)
  • Mountainous Area
  • Museums / Art Galleries (Less than 500m)
  • National / State Park (More than 10km)
  • Nightlife (Less than 500m)
  • Parks / Green Area (Less than 500m)
  • Restaurants (Less than 500m)
  • Shopping area / Mall (Less than 500m)
  • Swimming pool (1 to 2km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (Less than 500m)
  • Wooded Area (More than 10km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

200m to the bus stop. Daily V-Line buses from Melbourne.
Free parking available on site
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Skateboarding
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Walking / Hiking
  • Whale Watching

Sustainability initiatives


  • Low carbon activities


  • Energy efficient appliances
  • Energy saving lights
  • Insulation and ventilation systems
  • Light/energy sensor control


  • Recycling areas
  • Composting


  • Water savers in showers
  • Water savers in taps
  • Water-wise garden

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