Accommodation Lorne: Top 10 Places To Stay

Heading to Lorne on the Great Ocean Road? Lucky you! It’s a beautiful part of the world and one of our favourite spots along the Victorian Surf Coast.

The next step after deciding to go is to find the best accommodation Lorne has to suit your needs. And that’s what we’re here to help you with.

Whether you’re looking for hotels in Lorne, the best luxury accommodation Lorne has, a Lorne motel, or a Lorne cheap accommodation option, with this review you’re bound to find your perfect place to stay.

If you love ocean views (who doesn’t?) you won’t be disappointed with the Great Ocean Road accommodation Lorne has either.

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View of top accommodation Lorne, beach and kayaks with the Otway Ranges in the background.

We’ve put together a list of 10 great places to stay in Lorne to suit different tastes and budgets. So you can be sure you’ll find your personal best Lorne holiday accommodation here.

To help you work out which accommodation in Lorne is best for you, below we don’t just list all the options but also display them in a handy comparison chart.

We’ve also included a best accommodation Lorne map with the location of each place listed. This way you can quickly see if a place you are considering is the right price, the right location, and the right choice for you.

If you don’t want to muck around and simply want great accommodation in Lorne Victoria book the Cumberland Resort Lorne now.

Otherwise, let’s start! Here are your top accommodation Lorne Vic options!

Accommodation Lorne Comparison Chart

Cumberland ResortResort style accommodation with an indoor pool, games room, squash and tennis courts.$$Click Here!
Mantra Lorne ResortHotel accommodation with direct access to the beach, an indoor pool, gym, tennis courts and day spa.$$Click Here!
Pierview Apartments2 & 3 bedroom apartments with kitchens, balconies, and sea views.$$$Click Here!
Sandridge MotelAffordable motel style accommodation close to the beach, shops, bars, and restaurants.$Click Here!
Bay View ApartmentsGood quality studio apartments in the heart of town with kitchenettes and outdoor areas. A solid choice.$$Click Here!
Lorne HotelBudget hotel rooms with free Wifi and Netflix. Offers a 2 bedroom family unit.$Click Here!
Lornebeach ApartmentsFamily friendly 3 bedroom apartments with balconies and ocean views. Easy access to the beach and main strip.$$$Click Here!
Lorne WorldContemporary studio style accommodation with sea views, kitchenettes, outdoor areas, and spa baths. Suitable for couples or couples with a young child.$$Click Here!
Lorne Sea
View Terrace
Luxury 4 bedroom holiday house with ocean views and a huge terrace. Sleeps 10.$$$Click Here!
Chatby LaneBudget couples accommodation in a quiet area. The best rooms have balconies with sea views and corner spa baths.$Click Here!

Best Accommodation In Lorne Review

1) Lorne Cumberland Resort


The Cumberland Lorne Resort is fantastic Lorne luxury accommodation situated right across from Loutitt Bay beach.

This Lorne beachfront accommodation has an enviable location that’s right on the foreshore and nestled between cafes, restaurants, bars, and boutiques.

Coupled with its breathtaking views, amenities, and friendly atmosphere, the Cumberland Hotel Lorne is one of the best places to stay in Lorne!

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You can choose from opulent penthouses or one and two-bedroom apartments with fully equipped kitchens, laundry facilities, free cable TV, balconies, and corner spa baths.

Other facilities include an indoor pool, spa, games room, tennis and squash courts, beautifully maintained gardens, free Wifi, and complimentary parking.

Cumberland Resort Lorne is perfect for people looking for midrange Lorne Victoria accommodation with excellent amenities.

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2) Mantra On Lorne


Set amongst 12 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens, no best accommodation Lorne Vic list would be complete without the Mantra Lorne Resort.

This fantastic Lorne hotel accommodation has direct access to the beach and a whole host of facilities for guests to enjoy. Here you’ll find everything you need for a great getaway.

Onsite facilities include an indoor heated mineral pool, a fully equipped gym, an 18 hole putting green, 4 tennis courts, steam rooms, a kids’ room with games and movies, a restaurant and lounge bar with an open fireplace, and Endota Day Spa.

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Mantra At Lorne has a variety of rooms to choose from including resort, heritage hotel, and one and two-bedroom apartments.

Many units have a private balcony or patio with garden or ocean views, and some also have spa baths. Other features include fully equipped kitchens, laundry facilities, heating and cooling, Foxtel TV, free Wifi, and complimentary parking.

This Lorne hotels accommodation offers the convenience of room service and 24-hour front desk reception.

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3) Pierview Apartments Lorne


The Pierview Apartments are another top choice particularly if you are looking for Lorne accom with sea views.

The apartments are situated on the edge of town overlooking the ocean just 50 metres away, and Lorne’s famous pier. The quiet location is ideal for anyone who enjoys being close to the action without being smack bang in the middle of it.

A walking track across the road leads to Lorne Main Beach an easy 500-metre stroll away. While the Lorne Grand Pacific Hotel next door is the perfect spot for dinner.

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Guests at this accommodation in Lorne Great Ocean Road can choose from superior or two and three-bedroom apartments all with stunning ocean views.

Each apartment has its own private balcony and features a fully equipped kitchen, Nespresso machine with pods, laundry facilities, and spacious open-plan living and dining areas.

Free undercover parking and complimentary Wifi are available.

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4) Sandridge Motel Lorne


Looking for Lorne holiday accommodation that’s both convenient and affordable? Then you can’t go past the Sandridge Motel.

Located right in the heart of Lorne, the motel sits directly across from the beach, sea baths, and playground. Cafes, bars, and restaurants are just a few steps away.

There is a range of accommodation options to choose from including standard, deluxe, bay view, and executive rooms.

All rooms feature queen-size beds, spacious ensuites, tea and coffee making facilities, a microwave, bar fridge, and toaster, as well as reverse cycle air conditioning and electric blankets to keep you toasty warm.

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Many of the rooms feature private balconies with outdoor seating. The bay view rooms offer partial water views while the deluxe and executive rooms have fantastic ocean vistas.

This is a good budget option if you want to be in the centre of town without breaking the bank. As an added bonus you’ll have access to free Wifi and complimentary parking.

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5) Lorne Bay View Apartments


These apartments should be included in any Lorne accommodation cheap option list.

Offering first-class Lorne holiday rentals at a great price, the Lorne Bay View Motel and Apartments is situated in the heart of town directly across from the beach.

Its ideal location next door to the Lorne Hotel means you can leave your car behind and walk to all of Lorne’s crowd-pleasing restaurants, cafes, shops, and boutiques.

These Lorne beach apartments have a wide variety of studio-style apartments to choose from including standard, deluxe, king, family, sea view, and accessible.

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If you are looking for accommodation in Lorne with spa then the Sea View studios are ideal. Overlooking the spectacular Loutitt Bay the studios are perfect for couples with a corner spa bath and private balcony with outdoor furniture and sea views.

The other apartments feature either balconies or outdoor courtyards.

All studios have a kitchenette with a fridge, microwave, and stovetop, tea and coffee making facilities, heating and cooling, complimentary Wifi, and secure off-street parking.

Guests have the added convenience of a staffed reception area and access to laundry facilities.

For those who want a good quality place to stay in Lorne at a reasonable price then the Bayview Apartments are a solid choice.

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6) Lorne Hotel Accommodation


The iconic Lorne Hotel is one of the best value-for-money hotels Lorne has.

The hotel is perfectly positioned across from the beach and has all the amenities you need for a great getaway.

You can enjoy a lovely meal from one of its two restaurants, have a drink at the bar or in the beer garden, or soak up the bay views from the outdoor terrace.

There’s also a terrific games room with a billiard table and an indoor playground for the kiddies – great when it’s raining outside.

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This is one of the few hotels in Lorne Victoria that has a two-bedroom family unit. The suite has sleeping for 6 in a queen bed and two sets of bunk beds.

Other types of rooms available include twin and queen as well as a king room with ocean views.

All rooms have ensuites, free Wifi, smart TVs with Netflix, tea and coffee making facilities, a bar fridge, and excellent heating and cooling.

Some rooms have private balconies while others have courtyards with outdoor furniture. Complimentary off-street parking is available.

For you’re looking for budget accommodation Lorne Hotel is an excellent value-for-money option.

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7) Lornebeach Apartments


Another great choice for those looking for Lorne beach accommodation is the Lornebeach Apartments.

Located across the road from Louttit Bay this Lorne accommodation Great Ocean Road is ideal for those wanting easy access to the beach.

Not only are the apartments well positioned for the beach but they’re also within arm’s length of shops, restaurants, and cafes.

There are 6 beachfront apartments to choose from, four of which have gorgeous ocean views while the other two overlook the central courtyard.

The family-friendly apartments are spread over two levels and offer 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The master bedroom has a queen bed while the other bedrooms each have two singles.

Both bathrooms have a shower and a toilet and one also has a bath.

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Each spacious apartment has a balcony with outdoor furniture, a fully equipped kitchen with an oven, microwave, and dishwasher, and a laundry.

There is a lovely landscaped courtyard with an electric barbecue and car parking is available within the complex.

If you’re visiting Lorne with your family this is a good option with lots of space and a playground across the road.

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8) Lorne World


Lorne World offers guests excellent studio-style Lorne holiday accommodation just 3 minutes walk from the foreshore. Lorne Hotel is nearby for when hunger strikes and shops, restaurants, and cafes are just down the street.

Attention to detail throughout the complex is exceptional and each individually themed room features a dramatic wall mural.

There are 11 self-contained studios to choose from with comfortable furnishings and eye-catching decor.

The modern open plan design features a lounge area and dining setting with heating and cooling to keep the room temperature just right.

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Lorne World accommodation features a kitchenette with a fridge, hotplate, microwave and toaster, and a coffee machine for that morning cup of joe.

There are cosy king-size beds for sleeping and additional sleeper couches for children if needed.

Some studios have spa baths and balconies with sea views, while others have courtyards with outdoor seating.

Boogie boards and laundry facilities are available to use along with free parking.

This exceptional mid-range Lorne accommodation Victoria option is best suited to couples or couples with a young child.

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9) Chatby Lane Lorne Accommodation

Chatby Lane Lorne offers affordable adults-only accommodation in a tranquil semi-bush setting.

Nestled on the edge of town this cheap accommodation in Lorne is away from the crowds but just a short walk to the beach.

There are 10 units in three wings with a variety of room types to choose from including apartment, studio, and motel style budget options.

The best rooms have balconies, ocean views, and corner spa baths, while the ground floor budget queen rooms have patios with outdoor furniture.

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Chatby Lane Lorne apartments feature ensuites with corner spa baths, balconies with sea views, fully equipped kitchens, and open-plan living and dining.

While the studios have kitchenettes with a fridge and microwave, and either a balcony or patio (some with views) and a spa bath.

The rooms are bright and airy and they all have smart TVs with access to Netflix, split system airconditioning, and fast free Wifi. Free onsite car parking is available.

This is child free cheap Lorne accommodation best suited to couples and singles.

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10) Holiday House Lorne Sea View Terrace


Travelling to Lorne with your family or a group of friends? Then take a look at Lorne Sea View Terrace House.

This top-choice holiday house Lorne option is close to town and set high up in the treetops with superb ocean views.

The expansive open-plan house has plenty of space for families and groups to spread out with a huge terrace and living room.

There are 4 bedrooms with sleeping for 10 people in king-size beds and bunks, and 3 bathrooms with a shower and bath.

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The well-equipped kitchen has a full-size fridge, cooktop and oven, a microwave, dishwasher, and coffee maker.

Guests can make use of the beautifully maintained amenities including an outdoor dining and seating area, laundry facilities, smart TV, DVD player, and private parking for 4 cars.

Other features include heating and cooling and free Wifi throughout the property.

Located within walking distance to everything this luxury accommodation in Lorne is best suited to large groups.

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Lorne Accommodation Map

You can see all the above options in our best accommodation Lorne list on the map below.


We hope you found your best place to stay in Lorne for a fantastic getaway.

For more accommodation Lorne Great Ocean Road reviews, read our guide to pet friendly Lorne accommodation, so bring your furry friends too!

Discover all the best things to do in Lorne here or click here to find our Lorne waterfalls list.  You can read our Surf Coast guides here.