The Sphinx

2 Thompson Rd, Geelong, Victoria, 3215, Australia | Hotel
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Leaving Melbourne. Great Ocean Road here we come!

A travel blog entry by davidp.sara


... There were also loads of amazing birds. We saw the Galah Parrot, the King Parrot and the Superb Fairy Wren a cute and beautiful little bird. Oh and not forgetting the Sulphur Crested Cockatoo! Wow what a day!

Our second night we were cringing when a bus load of year 9 students and their teachers pulled up and set up camp right next to us in tents! They were actually really good and we had a peaceful night. :-)


Great Ocean Road

A travel blog entry by dbr2014


... that you should be watching the road not your speedometer at each bend. The coast views are really spectacular, rolling hills, trees, beautiful beaches and dramatic turquoise sea, stunning! We stayed the night at Apollo Bay a touristy but pretty little resort. We'd booked ahead into a motel and it was good. Had dinner in a good restaurant which was decorated with huge oil paintings of partly abstract views of the coast. One featured the beautiful coastline & a huge yellow speed ...

Day 9

A travel blog entry by md_bartlett


... on the Prince's Highway in no time. Unlike many believe, nothing in Australia is close. The closest city to Sydney is Melbourne and thats 1000 kms away. There is a coastal road that you can take from Sydney to Melbourne but we were told it took almost 12 hours to drive it. The Prince's Highway is a four lane freeway that takes you in-land of Australia and is flat and straight to the Melbourne. We decided the freeway was our best choice for two reasons. One being we are short for ...

Back to the van

A travel blog entry by kendricks


... crossing into Victoria we have had four days out of 20 that had nice weather. So, we decided to modify our plans, get home as quickly as possible and enjoy the last month of our holiday in beautiful WA weather. Who knows, we might even regain a bit of the suntan we had in Queensland and northern NSW. We spent the evening changing flights, talking to Sandy about our plans and changing our itinerary. We enjoyed a few celebratory glasses of wine once the decision had been ...

Off to the Great Ocean Road

A travel blog entry by julie_n_tim

We slept soundly so got up later than planned, although could have laid in for longer! Had a continental breakfast which included a blend of orange and grapefruit juice from fruit picked from C& Ds garden, plum and kumquat jam (from garden) and bread with cold meat. Left Lara ...

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This hotel, located on 2 Thompson Rd, Geelong, is near Cape Leeuwin and Barwon Grange.
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2.50 of 5 stars Fair