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Reviewed 14 May 2018

We booked two nights at this lodge and we thoroughly enjoyed our first evening. The food was excellent and the wildlife tour was well done. Our visit was cut short when I fractured my wrist the following day. The wonderful hosts went above and beyond...More

Thank laurie087
Response from KarlijnSas, General Manager at Great Ocean EcolodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Laurie, Thank you for your lovely review. Being in a remote area it's essential to respond well to injuries, we are so pleased to hear you were pleased with our help. Looking forward to having you again when you feel better and can return...More

Reviewed 6 May 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Ecolodge, from the warm and friendly hosts, great food, and the two hour eco tour of their property which we weren't expecting. This isn't fancy but it was a real highlight of our week in the region. Well...More

Thank Tania M
Response from KarlijnSas, Manager at Great Ocean EcolodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Tania, Thank you for your review. It's awesome to hear it was the highlight of the region! Feel free to come back whenever you are around again. Best regards, Karlijn Sas

Reviewed 8 April 2018

Less like a hotel and more like staying in someone's house with the communal dining table and sitting area and our room wasn't serviced during our two night stay. Simple bedroom on the ground floor but spacious, with a spacious shower room and a veranda...More

Thank MyrtleWiltshire
Response from KarlijnSas, Manager at Great Ocean EcolodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. I think you captured well what we are trying to achieve at the ecolodge. We try to deliver a homely experience where our guests get to talk to their fellow travellers, our conservationists on the walk in the afternoon and...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018

We spent two nights at the Great Ocean Ecolodge while exploring the Great Ocean Road and it was the highlight of our stay in Australia. The establishment is very small and there were only three other couples there during our stay. The rooms are rustic...More

Thank trwitt50
Response from KarlijnSas, Manager at Great Ocean EcolodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the fantastic review! We love to hear you enjoyed our cooking so much, we cook with ingredients from our kitchen garden that often get picket only hours before dinner. We source our dairy and meat locally too, and try to deliver a...More

Reviewed 1 April 2018

This was one of the highlights of our trip on the Great Ocean Road. We arrived in time for afternoon tea and cake, freshly baked. Ate in the restaurant there and the food was excellent. Had a great walk round the grounds with Shayne who...More

Thank Gill O
Response from KarlijnSas, Manager at Great Ocean EcolodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Gill, Thank you for your great review. So glad to hear this was one of your highlights! We hope to see you again, Best regards, Karlijn Sas

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"First floor overlooking where the kangaroos come to feed."
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"All rooms are great but some rooms have outdoor patio. Book early"
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