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Stay in our award winning eco retreat, venture out into the bush with researchers to help save koalas and endangered wildlife, explore the Great Ocean Walk, indulge in the region's finest local produce or just relax in the dappled shade of the eucalypts – whatever the escape you have planned, we'll help you make it one to remember.
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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635 Lighthouse Rd, Cape Otway, Great Otway National Park, Victoria 3233 Australia
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Warrnambool Airport69 mi
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We spent a couple of nights at this friendly, comfortable ecolodge situated in the countryside around Cape Otway. The rooms were basic but the views were lovely. We had an ensuite bathroom and everything was clean and smart enough for our liking, considering the main reason we
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Response from KarlijnSas, Manager at Great Ocean Ecolodge
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Alison, Thank you ever so much for your lovely review. Your stay at our lodge directly contributed to conservation in the Otways as 100% of the lodge's profits go to conservation in the Otways. Thank you for your contribution, Best regards, Karlijn Sas
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By staying here you’re making a good contribution to the conservation of indigenous animals in Cape Otway but you’re also guaranteed to have a great time. The rooms are spacious, comfortable and clean. Do get there for afternoon tea 3.30, followed by the ranger tour at 4.30. The
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Response from KarlijnSas, Manager at Great Ocean Ecolodge
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you for your lovely review, and thank you for staying with us! Best regards, Karlijn
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We really enjoyed our two night stay here. It pays to arrive early afternoon so you are in time for afternoon tea and delicious homemade cake before your tour to see the wildlife. It was lovely to see kangaroos with their little joeys and koalas up in the trees. We also got to
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Response from KarlijnSas, Manager at Great Ocean Ecolodge
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Jan, Thank you for your lovely review. Your comments about our afternoon tea made me blush, and thank you to for your lovely words about the animals you encountered during your stay here. As the Great Ocean Ecolodge is a social enterprise for the Conservation Ecology Centre, we thank you for staying with us and supporting the habitat of those animals directly! We work very hard to ensure the food and wine is up to scratch, I am very pleased to hear you've enjoyed it. Hope to see you again, Best regards, Karlijn Sas
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The place is as what you see on their website. Rooms were clean and warm in winter. Breakfast was good quality with local produce. All the dinners we had there were well cooked, again with local produce from the freshest cream to artisanal cheese. Carolyn made the yummiest
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Response from KarlijnSas, Manager at Great Ocean Ecolodge
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Emily, Thank you for your lovely review. I forgot all about the scones, I should make those again! We have lots of plums and apricots in season now so we're making some jams that would go well with them. I will pass on your lovely words to Harley and Steve! Thank you again and we hope you keep in touch with all that the Conservation Ecology Centre does, Best regards, Karlijn
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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 by accompanying me to the
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Response from KarlijnSas, General Manager at Great Ocean Ecolodge
Responded 5 Jun 2018
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 to finish your trip in Australia! Best regards, Karlijn Sas
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"The supplement for a patio is worth it."
"First floor overlooking where the kangaroos come to feed."
"All rooms are good"
"All rooms are great but some rooms have outdoor patio. Book early"
"ask for a bigger room, newer bed, nice view of the kangaroos"
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PRICE RANGE
US$257 - US$399 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
great ocean ecolodge hotel cape otway
LOCATION
AustraliaVictoriaGreat Otway National ParkCape Otway
NUMBER OF ROOMS
5
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