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Claerwen Retreat

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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
  • 22 Jan 2018
    “A little slice of heaven”
  • 9 Jan 2017
    “If you can stay at Claerwen, take the opportunity”
Tuxion Rd., Apollo Bay, Victoria Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Bar/Lounge
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

It's a bit of a mission to get to Claerwen Retreat (sat nav can be a little hit and miss), but once you're there, it's absolutely amazing. It's such a magical place, well worth the long drive from Melbourne CBD. The retreat surroundings are gorgeous....More

Thank Saritsinoz
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We had a very pleasant and relaxing stay at Claerwen retreat. Although it is not open for tourists anymore Cornelia made an exception for us because of a previous commitment. On the top of the hill it is a small paradise with the most beautifull...More

Thank Niek_d_j
Response from ClaerwenRetreat, Owner at Claerwen RetreatResponded 10 January 2017

Thank you Niek for this wonderful review. I am glad you enjoyed your time at Claerwen retreat.

Reviewed 18 May 2016

Booked this for two nights through Sarah at Trailfinders for part of my great ocean rd drive,welcomed by the owner and had a rm off the main bungalow room was fantastic lounge area was perfect ,breakfast informal and very good, staff amazing wildlife out of...More

1  Thank Neville B
Reviewed 11 April 2016

We were initially disappointed to find we were not in the town but that was short lived. The location and views were fantastic. The accommodation was excellent and the welcome very warm. Lots of kangaroos when we came back each evening. A good find

2  Thank Alison R
Reviewed 29 March 2016

We didn't have GPS on any of our journeys, but had directions from tour company of how to find this place, it is right up in the mountains, we did wonder where we were going as road was very narrow and bendy, as well as...More

3  Thank Karen W
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About
Description
Claerwen Retreat is located "high above the world" overlooking the Great Ocean Road. It is the highest point in the area, an old aboriginal sacred site, with stunning ocean views. It offers a holiday experience More with a difference that is focused on relaxation, self-discovery and personal growth. We support this process in an environment of peaceful solitude, healing nature and luxurious accommodation. Its guesthouse, two cottages and meeting centre are nestled in 130 acres of park, rainforest and fern gullies. The property has a outdoor pool, spa and tennis court. The beach is ten minutes away. It is a place where your spirit can rest. Claerwen is an ideal base for tours along Victoria's dramatic west coast. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$99 - US$420 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Victoria > Apollo Bay
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$99 - US$420 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Victoria > Apollo Bay
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Traveller (74)
Room & Suite (33)
Dining (8)
Pool & Beach (5)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Contact
Tuxion Rd., Apollo Bay, Victoria Australia
Getting there
Warrnambool Airport116 km
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"Any room.just get here."
16nevilleb
18 May 2016
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"All rooms were good, also has a couple of apartments detached from the main building"
KarenW654
29 Mar 2016
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"Great choice of studios, cottages and suites in the B and B at different prices"
HelenM149
16 Mar 2016
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"All rooms were the same, but there are separate chalets to book."
IfanMorus
27 Feb 2016
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