1. Australia
  2. VIC
  3. Great Ocean Road
  4. Skenes Creek
  5. #9203030

Ocean Retreat Skenes Creek

Cottage, Skenes Creek

Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars 15 reviews

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4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bathroom



Skenes Creek is an idyllic retreat, located on Great Ocean Road 6km from Apollo Bay & approximately 40km from Lorne. Here, just above the junction of Skenes Creek Road and Old Coach Road you will find OCEAN RETREAT.

This self contained two bedroom Cottage which can accommodate 6 people has all the comforts of home, providing one Queen Size bed, two bunks 4 beds and each room with views of the ocean.

Imagine having breakfast looking out to the ocean and listening to the sound of the sea, spending the day at the beach or at one of the surrounding attractions, and in the evening enjoy the BBQ on the deck, a walk along the beach, and a glass of wine while relaxing on the couch - what a perfect way to end the day.

Apollo Bay is only five minutes away by car; giving easy access to large variety of shops and restaurants to treat yourself to a meal, browse the shops or just have a walk around the town.

OCEAN RETREAT is just a 50 metre stroll away from the beach, with magnificent views across the Great Ocean Road and is a perfect location to relax and enjoy an affordable holiday or short break.

Things to Do and See

The beach at Skenes Creek is excellent for swimming, surfing and has great fishing in the estuary and creek or off the shore and rocks. Young children can play and explore in the wonderful rock pools or paddle or swim in the sheltered quiet river ponds at the entrance to the creek. You can walk on the beach all the way to Apollo Bay and there are many other walking paths available in the local area. Skenes Creek is ideal for both couples and families and is one of the gateways to the Great Ocean Road.

Other things to do and see include:

Hire a bike

Hire a kayak

Have Surfing Lessons

Fly a Kite

Go horse riding

Go Mountain bike riding

Visit local wineries

Walk into Apollo Bay

Do some or all of the Great Ocean Walk

Visit the Old Cable Station Museum

Visit the Bass Strait Shell Museum

Discover local restaurants / cafes

Browse the Apollo Bay Market on Saturday morning

Play Golf at the Apollo Bay Golf Club

Take a scenic flight from Apollo Bay

Take a scenic drive by the Barham River to Mariners Falls

Whale spotting in between June - September

Visit the Cape Otway National park

Visit the Cape Otway Light House

Visit the Cape Otway Tree Top Walk & Otway Fly

Drive to the Twelve Apostles

Enjoy the panoramic views from Mariners Lookout

Explore the local pier and the many beaches


Kitchen Appliances


Stove/Oven Electric




DVD Player

VCR Player

CD Player

Sound System with Ipod dock

Ceiling Fan

Air Conditioning

Electric Blankets

Washing Machine

Clothes Dryer

Clothes Line


Clock radio

Hair Dryer


Outdoor Setting

Electric Fan Heaters


No linen or towels provided


Children welcome Non-Smoking


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