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Claerwen Retreat, Apollo Bay

Claerwen Retreat offers: * Luxurious Country Guest House. Four spacious rooms with ensuite. Huge lounge and library with open fire. Sumptuous cooked breakfasts. Located around a restful inner court garden. * Cottages. Located at the highest point in the area with a 360 degree view: two fully self-contained, free-standing three bedroom holiday houses with open fire, large sundeck, TV/DVD/CD, private BBQ. They sleep up to six adults in one kingsize, one queensize and two single beds. * Studios. Two small one bedroom apartments, very private, with stunning views, TV/CD/VCR, BBQ and kitchen facilities. Situated in peaceful solitude Claerwen Retreat features saltwater pool, hot spa and tennis court. 130 acres of park, bush and fern gullies. On top of the hill, overlooking the coast with panoramic views from all rooms. Design your individual wellness program with in-house massage, beauty-treatments, facials, meditation, yoga and art classes.

Accommodation Options

Suite in Guest House

Four spacious rooms with ensuite and private lounge. Panoramic views.


Two three bedroom cottages sleep up to six.


One bedroom self-contained.


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