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Skenes Creek Lodge Motel and Restaurant

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Overview of Skenes Creek Lodge Motel and Restaurant

Skenes Creek Lodge Motel and Restaurant

3 out of 5

3.8/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar
61 Great Ocean Road, Skenes Creek, VIC, 3233

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationApollo Bay Coastal Reserve6 min walk
  • Popular LocationElliot River - Addis Bay Coastal Reserve3 min drive
  • Popular LocationWongarra Bushland Reserve10 min drive

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About this area

Skenes Creek

Located in Skenes Creek, Skenes Creek Lodge Motel and Restaurant is in a rural area and by the ocean. Marriners Lookout is a notable landmark, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Apollo Bay Harbour and Maits Rest Rainforest Walk. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including whale watching. Guests appreciate the motel's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Apollo Bay Coastal Reserve - 6 min walk
  • Elliot River - Addis Bay Coastal Reserve - 3 min drive
  • Old Cable Station Museum - 4 min drive
  • Wild Dog Creek Streamside Reserve - 6 min drive
  • Wongarra Bushland Reserve - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • Melbourne Airport (MEL) - 148 min drive


  • Blakes Restaurant/Cafe — 1 min walk
  • Chri's Beacon Point Restaurant & Villas - 5 min drive
  • The Vista Seafood Restraunt - 6 min drive
  • Tiki Bar - 6 min drive
  • Waves - 6 min drive

About this property

Skenes Creek Lodge Motel and Restaurant

Beach motel with restaurant and bar/lounge
This smoke-free motel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. Self parking is free. Additionally, a meeting room, express check-out and wedding services are on-site. All 25 rooms offer fridges, rainfall showerheads and flat-screen TVs. Other amenities available to guests include ceiling fans, hairdryers and showers.
Skenes Creek Lodge Motel and Restaurant offers 25 forms of accommodation with a hairdryer and a ceiling fan. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead.

Property amenities

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Motorhome/coach/lorry parking (free) on site
  • On-site parking includes off-street options

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–9:00 AM: AUD 25-30 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar

Family friendly

  • Fridge


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • A meeting room


  • Garden
  • Picnic area


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Bed sheets
  • Ceiling fan
  • Heating


  • Hairdryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower
  • Towels


  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Fridge

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Check-in from 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM


Check-out before 10 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 25 and AUD 30 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Property is also known as

Skenes Creek Lodge Motel
Skenes Creek And Restaurant
Skenes Creek Lodge Motel and Restaurant Motel
Skenes Creek Lodge Motel and Restaurant Skenes Creek
Skenes Creek Lodge Motel and Restaurant Motel Skenes Creek

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 19 out of 73 reviews
5 - Excellent 26%
Rating 4 - Good. 31 out of 73 reviews
4 - Good 42%
Rating 3 - Okay. 13 out of 73 reviews
3 - Okay 18%
Rating 2 - Poor. 6 out of 73 reviews
2 - Poor 8%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 4 out of 73 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Travelled with partner
Room was quiet with an ocean view. Room was clean and comfortable but small and needed updating.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The host was absolutely delightful! It is basic accom but has a lot of heart!
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

2/5 Poor

Travelled with partner
Disliked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Surprisingly poor service. And average accommodation for the price. We won't be coming back.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

3/5 Okay

Disliked: Room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

3/5 Okay

Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice hot shower but in need of updating and maintenance throughout. Found old lipstick on the coffee mugs!
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020