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Apollo Bay Eco YHA

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Apollo Bay Eco YHA

Apollo Bay Eco YHA is temporary closed however bookings are available from 1st November 2021. Apologies for the inconvience. 

Due to the shared nature of the facilities at YHA properties, YHA requires all guests to provide proof of vaccination. A safe stay is our top priority so we have enhanced hygiene measures in place, along with social distancing practices. More information can be found here.

Please check the government’s Covid guidelines for regional victoria before travelling here. Please BYO Mask and expect to wear it within the property common areas, as well as to sanitise your hands upon entry. You will require valid identification and proof of your current address in order to check-in. 

Apollo Bay Eco YHA is the perfect hostel for your road trip along the famous Great Ocean Road. Explore this diverse region that plays host to rugged coastline and a lush green rainforest - there's so much to do! Go kayaking with seals, swim, surf, see the 12 Apostles, hike and chase waterfalls in the Otways, or do the Great Ocean Walk. Throughout the winter, you can spot whales along the Great Ocean Road as they migrate north to warmer waters. 

Fancy having the place to yourself? Head here for information on exclusive use bookings. 

Co-living Rooms

All co-living rooms include:

  • Linen, Wi-Fi & lockers 
  • Heater, fan, & desk 
  • Access to BBQ, communal kitchens & rooftop terrace
  • Access to wood fire heater & communal lounges

Private Rooms

All private rooms include:

  • Linen, Wi-Fi & lockers 
  • Heater, fan, & bed side tables/desk 
  • Access to BBQ, communal kitchens & rooftop terrace
  • Access to wood fire heater & communal lounges

Family Rooms

Family rooms include:

  • Double bed and bunk beds
  • Linen and towels provided 
  • Fan and heater
  • Desk


  • Two Self-Catering Kitchens
  • Two Communal Lounges
  • Wood Fire Heater
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout the property
  • Free On-site Parking
  • Television Room
  • Rooftop Terrace
  • Tour Desk
  • BBQ
  • Shared Bathrooms

More about Apollo Bay Eco YHA

Accommodation includes a wood heater, 2 lounges, 2 kitchens, free Wi-Fi all throughout the property, a rooftop deck with beautiful views and balconies for relaxing or cooking on the BBQ. Choose from a range of rooms including 4 person multi-share, twin/double and family rooms.  

Enjoy your comfortable stay in the knowledge you're also doing your part for the environment. Apollo Bay Eco YHA is eco-certified and uses a range of energy and water saving techniques to reduce its impact on the environment while maintaining functionality and comfort. 


93% customer rating, based on 4019 reviews
  • A beautiful, beachy hostel right behind the Main Street and beach. Friendly staff and quality facilities - totally recommend.
    James C 11/05/2021
  • Everyone was really friendly and welcoming. I really enjoyed this hostel! Will definitely be back.
    Tayla M 21/01/2021
  • Everything was wonderful. Great location. Friendly manager. Will stay longer next time.
    Patricia L 23/11/2020
  • Best YHA hostel in all Australia hands down
    Mel S 22/11/2020
  • Great staff and communication. Clean and great facilities. We will come back :)
    Nicoleta V 17/11/2020
  • Love it
    Julian A 30/06/2020
  • It is in a very central location being only one street away from the main street.
    Keith B 19/03/2020
  • Great hostel, I wish all of them were as good. The only drawback is a small amount of toilets.
    Michal P 9/03/2020
  • Nice and friendly hostel manager!
    Thorsten G 15/02/2020
  • Très bien
    Robert V 13/02/2020
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YHA acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we work, the Clans of the Gadbanud Nation. We acknowledge and pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging and to the extended Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Community.

Address: 5 Pascoe Street
Apollo Bay,
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State: VIC, 3233
Phone: (+613) 5237 7899
Hostel Manager: John & Gail Affleck
Payment: MasterCard,Visa


Hostel Open all year

9:00am to 11:00am and 5:00pm to 7:00pm If you are planning on arriving outside of these hours, please phone the hostel to make alternative arrangements.

Check in 5pm - 7pm
Check out until 10:00am daily
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YHA acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia. We acknowledge and pay our respects to Elders past, present, emerging and the extended Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island community.