YHA Australia has great hostels all around the country. From Sydney to Perth, Darwin to Hobart, and everywhere in between - there's a YHA hostel for you!
No two hostels are the same - you could be sleeping in a train carriage, an old movie theatre, a former prison cell, a tropical bungalow or a purpose-built eco-hostel.
Are you looking for the adventure of a lifetime? Explore Australia with our point-to-point tour packages, or check out
the local scene with great deals on day trips and activities.
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Are you looking for the adventure of a lifetime? Explore Australia with our point-to-point tour packages, or check out the local scene with great deals on day trips and activities.
If you have a group of 10 or more and are looking for affordable, quality group accommodation, lots of city and
rural YHA hostels have excellent facilities for you. Some hostels can even provide meals for your group as well!
YHA Australia is part of the world's largest backpacker accommodation network, Hostelling International (HI),
providing more than 4,000 hostels in over 60 countries.
V/Line services depart daily from Melbourne and drop off outside the Visitor Information Centre, 600m from the hostel. Call PTV 1800 800 007 for more information about bus services.
Apollo Bay Eco YHA is located at 5 Pascoe Street, just one street back from the Great Ocean Road. There is on-site parking available.
Apollo Bay Eco YHA is the perfect hostel for your road trip along the famous Great Ocean Road. Have fun exploring the region kayaking with seals, swimming, surfing, fishing, hiking in the Otways Ranges or doing the Great Ocean Walk. Throughout the winter, you can spot whales along the Great Ocean Road as they migrate north.
Accommodation includes a wood heater, 2 lounges, 2 kitchens, free Wi-Fi hotspot, 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.
Family Rooms: To book a family room rate, there must be at least one child under 18 and 1-2 adults; otherwise this special room rate will be adjusted to the usual adult prices with the difference payable on arrival.
8:30am to 11:00am and 4:00pm to 8:30pm
If you are planning on arriving outside of these hours, please phone the hostel to make alternative arrangements.
YHA members save at least 10% off accommodation at YHA hostels.
Apollo Bay is a nature lover's haven with deserted beaches, rainforest, abundant wildlife and the amazing natural sights along the iconic Great Ocean Road drive!
Apollo Bay Eco YHA is located midway along the Great Ocean Road making it the perfect base to explore all the famous drive has to offer. Must see sights include the 12 Apostles, London Bridge, Loch Ard Gorge, Cape Otway Light Station, Mait's Rest rainforest walk and the wild Koalas at Kennet River.
The town of Apollo Bay has plenty of things to see and do including surfing, windsurfing, snorkelling, horseriding along the beach, hiking, paragliding, kayaking out to the seals and wildlife sightseeing in Great Otway National Park.
Apollo Bay Eco YHA is ideally situated within easy walking distance of the local cafes, restaurants and pubs. After sampling some of the fresh local produce relax by the hostels wood fire heater and watch the sunset from the rooftop terrace.
For more information to help plan your trip:
Ideas for an action packed adventure around Apollo Bay.
List of our top places to relax and unwind around Apollo Bay.
Points of interest Apollo Bay Eco YHA to Grampians Eco YHA.