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Overview of The Dolphin Apartments

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Balcony
Beach nearby
50-inch plasma TV with digital channels, DVD player, iPod dock
In-room safe, individually decorated, desk, blackout drapes
50-inch plasma TV with digital channels, DVD player, iPod dock
Entire apartment

The Dolphin Apartments

4.5 out of 5

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Washer
  • Dryer

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C

Explore the area

    Popular LocationGreat Ocean Road Waterfront1 min walk
    Popular LocationGreat Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre5 min walk
    Popular LocationApollo Bay Harbour18 min walk

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  • Penthouse Apartment - Ocean View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 2 bedrooms
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 1 King Bed and 2 Twin Beds OR 2 King Beds
    More detailsPenthouse Apartment - Ocean View
  • Two Bedroom Apartment - Ground Floor

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 861 sq ft
    • 2 bedrooms
    • 2 bathrooms
    • Sleeps 6
    • 1 King Bed and 2 Twin Beds OR 2 King Beds
    More detailsTwo Bedroom Apartment - Ground Floor
  • Two Bedroom Apartment - Upgrade Special

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 861 sq ft
    • 2 bedrooms
    • 2 bathrooms
    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 2 Twin Beds OR 2 King Beds
    More detailsTwo Bedroom Apartment - Upgrade Special
  • Apartment, 1 Bedroom

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 861 sq ft
    • 1 bedroom
    • 1 bathroom
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsApartment, 1 Bedroom
  • Apartment, Partial Sea View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 861 sq ft
    • 2 bedrooms
    • 2 bathrooms
    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 1 King Bed and 2 Twin Beds OR 2 King Beds
    More detailsApartment, Partial Sea View

About this area

Apollo Bay

Located in Apollo Bay, The Dolphin Apartments is in a rural area and near the beach. Apollo Bay Harbour and Maits Rest Rainforest Walk are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Great Otway National Park and Hopetoun Falls. Great Ocean Road Waterfront and The Redwoods Otways are also worth visiting. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and sailing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with ziplining and hiking/biking trails.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Great Ocean Road Waterfront - 1 min walk
  • Great Ocean Road Visitor Information Centre - 5 min walk
  • Apollo Bay Harbour - 18 min walk
  • Community Market - 3 min drive
  • Marriners Lookout - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Tullamarine Airport (MEL) - 154 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Vista Seafood Restraunt — 3 min walk
  • Tiki Bar — 4 min walk
  • Waves — 4 min walk
  • Sandy Feet — 4 min walk
  • Scorched Grill — 4 min walk
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About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire apartment to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

The Dolphin Apartments

4.5-star luxury apartments near Apollo Bay Harbour
Along with a fitness center, this apartment building has concierge services and laundry facilities. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, express check-in, express check-out, and free newspapers are onsite. Each apartment boasts a private spa tub and offers free WiFi and a kitchen. Guests will appreciate conveniences like a washer/dryer and a living room, while a plasma TV with digital channels and a DVD player provide a bit of entertainment. Weekly housekeeping is available.
The Dolphin Apartments offers 14 accommodations with private spa tubs and iPod docking stations. These individually decorated accommodations have separate living rooms. 50-inch plasma televisions come with digital channels and DVD players. Accommodations at this 4.5-star apartment have kitchens with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and safes. Additionally, rooms include washers/dryers and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided weekly. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in July 2018.

Recreational amenities at the apartment include a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Beach

  • Near the beach

Pool/Spa

  • Private spa tub

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site

Kitchen

  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Coffee/tea maker

Bathrooms

  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Free toiletries

Living spaces

  • Living room
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area

Entertainment

  • 50-inch plasma TV with digital service
  • DVD player
  • iPod docking station

Outdoor areas

  • Terrace
  • Barbecue grill
  • Garden

Laundry

  • Washer/dryer
  • Laundry facilities

Work spaces

  • Desk

Climate control

  • Air conditioning

Pets

  • No pets or service animals

Suitability/Accessibility

  • No elevators
  • Designated smoking areas

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Safe
  • Housekeeping (weekly)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Luggage storage
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free newspapers
  • Front desk (limited hours)

Location highlights

  • Near the ocean
  • In a rural location

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Health club access nearby
  • Fitness facilities nearby (free access)
  • Aerobics classes on site
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Whale watching nearby
  • Ziplining nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Kayaking nearby

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Security system
  • Smoke detector

General

  • 14 rooms
  • 3 floors
  • 1 building
  • Built in 2005
  • Traditional architecture

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 8:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 5.0 per night

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cleaning deposit: AUD 100.00 per stay (for guests under 25 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 5.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Alcohol is not served at this property

National rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

Property is also known as

Dolphin Apartments Apartment Apollo Bay
Dolphin Apartments Apartment
Dolphin Apartments Apollo Bay
Dolphin Apartments
The Dolphin Apartments Apollo Bay/Great Ocean Road
The Dolphin Apartments Apollo
The Dolphin Apartments Apartment
The Dolphin Apartments Apollo Bay
The Dolphin Apartments Apartment Apollo Bay

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Dolphin Apartments and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Dolphin Apartments offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Dolphin Apartments cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Dolphin Apartments?
As of Jan 19, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Dolphin Apartments on Jan 27, 2021 start from CA $303, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is The Dolphin Apartments pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Dolphin Apartments?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Dolphin Apartments?
Check-in is from 2 PM - 8:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at The Dolphin Apartments?
Check-out is at 10 AM.
Where is The Dolphin Apartments located?
Situated by the ocean, this luxury apartment building is 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from Apollo Bay Harbour and within 12 mi (20 km) of Great Otway National Park and Maits Rest Rainforest Walk. Hopetoun Falls and Cape Otway Lightstation are also within 25 mi (40 km).
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Rating 5 - Excellent. 414 out of 531 reviews
5 - Excellent 78%
Rating 4 - Good. 104 out of 531 reviews
4 - Good 20%
Rating 3 - Okay. 11 out of 531 reviews
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4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.8/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Room within metres of the beach
We had a great family stay. Situated across the road from the beach and a 5 min walk to the shops and cafes. We had a very comfortable stay. The complimentary newspaper each morning was a nice surprise.
Stayed 4 nights in Jun 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Room comfort
Quiet and comfortable stay. Cleanliness of the floor needs to be improved.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

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