Chocolate Gannets Apollo Bay

2 bedroom Cabins for rent in Apollo Bay

Sleeps: 4
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 2
Min nights: 1

$485.00*per dayprice range estimate for 2 guests*

Guest rating: 4.8 / 5 reviews

Just great!

Four sea villas: each with two ensuite bedrooms, spa room, living area, meals area, wood fire and central heating, full kitchen, laundry, AC, ceiling fans, TV, DVD, CD, Deck, outdoor setting, BBQ. Welcome hamper.

Imagine yourself here...

.....sinking into the rich leather sofa, relaxing in front of the wood fire and being enveloped by the extraordinary sea views

.....snuggling into the luxurious damask linen of lavender and avocado hues topped with aubergine mohair blankets and falling to sleep to the sound of the surf lulling your cares away.

.....soaking in the huge two person spa bath looking out at the rolling waves in front of you.

.....indulging in the many goodies from your starter pack.

Chocolate Gannets is only 2½ hours drive south west from Melbourne, on the Great Ocean Road, directly opposite a beautiful sandy beach. Surrounded by rolling countryside yet only about 2.5 kilometres from the Apollo Bay restaurants and cafes, just a 30-40 minute walk along the beach into town. 

Facilities per villa:

  • Ducted electric heating &air-conditioning to every room
  • Slow combustion wood heater
  • Television
  • DVD player
  • Multiple CD player
  • Austar Pay television
  • Electric Barbeque
  • Leather lounge setting
  • Dining setting
  • Timber Outdoor furniture
  • Electric Blinds
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Board Games, Books & Magazines
  • Selection of CD's & DVD's


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Great Ocean Road, Apollo Bay VIC 3233, Australia

Laundry facilities
Pets not allowed
No smoking
BBQ - Gas
Spa Bath
CD Player
Accept VISA
Accept MasterCard
Air conditioning
Linen supplied
Log fires
Fans (ceiling/standard)
Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
Wheelchair accessible facilities
Cable/Satellite TV
Books/Magazines Supplied
Videos/DVDs Supplied
Bath towels provided
Clothes dryer
Cooking facilities
Gas stove
Hair dryer
Heaters provided
Iron and ironing board
Reverse cycle heating
Washing machine
Free WiFi

1.    Rates/Tariffs 

All tariffs are quoted in Australian Dollars.
Tariffs are per night for 2 adults per Villa and include a welcome hamper of provisions. 
Additional guests per Villa are charged as follows: 
$75.00 extra per adult each per night 
$55.00 extra per 3 to 12 year old child each per night 
$0.00 extra per 0 to 2 year old child each per night

2.    Number of guests per Villa 
Each Sea Villa can accommodate 4 people with the addition of infants less than two years. The tariff is for 2 adults, extra adults are charged at $75.00 each per night. 
Cots are available free of charge. 

3.    Children 
Children are welcome and the applicable tariffs are:
0 – 2 years $0.00 extra each per night.
3 – 12 years $55.00 extra each per night. 

4.    Broadband Internet 
WiFi broadband is available in all Villas. To make use of this service guests must provide their own laptop with WiFi capability or WiFi enabled mobile device. WiFi is free of charge. 

6.    Deposits & Full Payments 
A deposit of 50% of the total booking is to be paid upon making the reservation by credit card to secure a booking. Full payment is due 14 days prior to arrival date.

7.    Credit Card – Additional Charges
The Management of Chocolate Gannets reserves the right to charge the credit card of clients for any additional costs incurred, eg.
. Undisclosed usage of the wireless broadband (excluding any special offers)
. Telephone usage:-
$1.00 per local call
$2.00 per STD call
Mobile and International Calls – Charged Accordingly 

8.    Breakages, losses, and Guest charges.
A standard clean is included in the cost of the accommodation. In the event that a Villa is vacated and left excessively dirty an additional cleaning cost may be charged.
Guests are expected to leave the property in a neat and tidy condition. Guests are responsible for all cleaning charges in the event that the property is left  in a condition that requires more than standard cleaning -  this will be charged for by using the credit card provided for payment (or left for security).
Guests are responsible for leaving the property in the excellent condition in which it was found.   All breakages or losses must be reported immediately to Chocolate Gannets. Reimbursement for minor accidental damage or normal wear and tear may not be charged.  The total cost for making good any other damage or loss to  the property, contents or garden, will be charged for using the credit card  provided for payment (or left for security) .  Consumables provided for guests use whilst in-house must not be removed lest they will be charged for. 
Chocolate Gannets is not liable for loss of any personal belongings of a guest whilst they are in occupation of our property.  Any items found will be held for 6 weeks.  Guests should follow up any item/s that may have been left behind - in which case they should send a reply paid envelope to Chocolate Gannets so that the item may be sent to them.

9.    Cancellation & Transfers

More than 14 days prior to arrival

Please note that during peak seasons (24th December to 31st January and for the two weeks of Easter) where a booking is cancelled there is no refund of deposit and an additional penalty charge may be applied.

Where a booking is cancelled the balance of the deposit will be refunded less an $80 administration fee.

Where a booking is transferred (1st time) an $80 administration fee will be charged. Guests should also note that transferring to another date and/or Villa may involve additional cost depending on season.

Where a booking is transferred a 2nd time 100% of the original booking total will be charged.

Less than 14 days prior to arrival but more than 48 hours

Where a booking is cancelled but we manage to re-book the dates the balance will be refunded less an $80 administration fee.

Where a booking is cancelled but we are unable to re-book the dates 100% of the booking total will be charged.

Where a booking is transferred to a future date an $80 administration fee will be charged if we manage to re-book the dates. If we are unable to re-book the dates then 100% of the booking total will be payable. Guests should also note that transferring to another date and/or Villa may involve additional cost depending on season.

Less than 48 hours prior to arrival

Where a booking is cancelled 100% of the booking total will be charged. Transfer requests within 48 hours of arrival will be treated as cancellation.

10.    Minimum Night Bookings 
4 nights – Christmas – New Year and January
4 nights - Easter
4 nights - Melbourne Cup Weekend
(The weekend closest to & including the first Tuesday in November). 
3 nights over Long Weekends, and Apollo Bay Music Festival (usually March/April) 
Single night bookings are charged 10% extra and are available throughout the year excluding Christmas/January peak period, Easter and long weekends. 
Saturday Single night bookings are charged 25% extra and are available throughout the year excluding Christmas/January peak period, Easter and long weekends.

10% discount if booking is 3 or more nights continuous stay in the same Villa (excluding Christmas/January peak period). 
10% discount if booking more than one villa on the same night/s (excluding Christmas/January peak period & long weekends).

11.    Check In and Check Out Times 
Check in Time is from 3:00pm (1500 Hours)
Check out Time is 11:00am (1100 Hours) 

12.    Smoking 
Chocolate Gannets is a smoke free venue. 

13.    Pets 
Chocolate Gannets is a pet free environment. 

14.    No parties or large congregations are permitted at any time, a $AUD1000 fee/charge will be imposed for any breach of this condition and guests will be evicted immediately.

15.    You undertake that all details you provide for the purpose of booking, ordering or purchasing products or services are correct; that the credit card you are using is your own; and that there are sufficient funds to cover the cost of the product or service. Your booking may be rejected at any time if you fail to make good on any of these obligations.
16.    Payment for the accommodation booking can be made by a credit card (MasterCard, Visa, Amex), direct transfer or bank cheque.
17.    The person submitting a booking will be deemed to have accepted the Terms on behalf of all persons named in the booking.
18.    The villas are not serviced during your stay. You are responsible for keeping the villa in a clean condition. Where stays are more than 5 days, an additional cleaning service can be provided at additional cost.
19.    We shall not be in breach of these Terms and are not liable for a delay or failure to perform any obligation resulting from events or circumstances beyond our control.
20.    An event or circumstance beyond our control includes acts of God, war, flood, fire, explosion, civil disobedience, legislation not in force at the date of this agreement, labour disputes, delays or change of third parties including villa owners and any other circumstance, act or thing over which we have no control.
21.    The accommodation is provided without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, other than those warranties or conditions which are imposed by and incapable of exclusion, restriction or modification under the laws applicable to these Terms.
22.    Your use of the booking facility and your acquisition of goods and services via this Internet Site is at your own risk. To the extent permitted by law, we, our agents, representatives and licensors shall not be liable for any loss or injury or any damages whatsoever, whether direct, indirect, exemplary, special, incidental, consequential or otherwise, including without limitation claims for loss of profits, business, use, bargain or goodwill, loss or corruption of data, or loss of savings, resulting from, or in any way connected to, the use of or access to, or inability to use or access the booking facility or any services provided through it, in each case regardless of whether based in contract, tort (including without limitation) negligence, equity, strict liability, statute or any other basis.
23.    To the extent permitted by law, you hereby waive any and all claims against us, and our respective agents, representatives and licensors, arising out of your use of the booking facility.
24.    You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Chocolate Gannets, its officers, directors, employees, agents, subcontractors, licensors, and suppliers, including all officers, directors, employees, agents, subcontractors, licensors, and suppliers from and against all claims, actions or demands, liabilities, and settlements, including, without limitation, all legal and accounting fees, arising in connection with your use of the booking facility or resulting from, or alleged to result from, your use of the booking facility or your violation of these Terms and Conditions.

Local Area

Apollo Bay is centrally located on the Great Ocean Road with many surf, bathing and fishing beaches only a short drive away.

The 12 Apostles are just past Port Campbell which is a 90 minute drive along the Great Ocean Road passing through Lavers Hill and Princetown.

Sandy Beaches are a plenty for you to walk, play, swim, fish, surf, sun and enjoy with family, friends and loved ones.

The Apollo Bay Music Festival held every year in March or April.

The Great Ocean Road attracts visitors from all over the world. It spans around 280kms from Geelong to Warnambool.

The local Flora & Fauna can be seen and experienced all around the region. Koalas are common along the Great Ocean Road.


"Wonderful" I really enjoyed the fire place the beautiful view from the front deck and the spa5/5 by ,
“A beautiful facility that we will probably re visit in a different season” Superb views from almost every window Bed really comfy. Beautiful spa overlooking the ocean. Gorgeous double sided fireplace between spa bath and living area. Lovely breakfast basket.4/5 by ,
“Very pleased with our stay!” Very practical and relaxing. Beautiful setting and the perfect place to escape the 9-5 grind.5/5 by ,
“Amazing place to stay” Beds where comfy shower was great!5/5 by ,
Such a lovely quiet place. Spacious, clean and a wonderful view I really enjoyed my weekend at Chocolate Gannets5/5 by ,
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