Award-Winning Torquay Retreat with Stunning Great Ocean Road Views
Discover one of Australia’s great architectural masterpieces with a stay at the renowned RACV Torquay Resort, voted one of Australia’s top 10 best luxury hotels and ranked in the top 1% worldwide in Tripadvisor’s 2020 Best of the Best Awards. Tucked away in the seaside town of Torquay, at the beginning of the iconic Great Ocean Road, this designer hotel invites you to discover the region’s exquisite surf, café culture and postcard landmarks while staying in sophisticated comfort overlooking the Bass Strait and the resort’s championship 18-hole golf course.
Travelling with family? Upgrade to the Family Ocean-View Room, featuring two interconnecting Ocean-View Rooms for two adults and two children (aged 12 years and under).
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Victoria’s Great Ocean Road is a seemingly unending procession of dramatic cliffs, windswept beaches, lush rainforest and incredible views over the Southern Ocean. From the five-star RACV Torquay Resort, you’ll be able to experience its beauty from the very start of this iconic Aussie road.
What You’ll Love…
The Hotel — Ranked among Tripadvisor’s top 1% worldwide
Discover a resort that sets a new standard for coastal escapes at the luxurious RACV Torquay. Ranked #1 in Torquay, #10 Australia-wide and within the top 1% worldwide in Tripadvisor’s 2020 Best of the Best Awards, this five-star resort is unlike anywhere else in Australia.
On arrival, you’ll be enraptured by the resort’s unique architecture, soaring above the landscape and offering stunning views over the glistening coastline and the lusciously green 18-hole championship golf course. Grand and imposing, this designer building cleverly mimics the coastline the Great Ocean Road follows, with curves that hide 92 luxurious rooms spread across five floors — each affording views to the ocean and championship golf course.
Within, you’ll discover three dining outlets, the Travellers’ Choice award-winning Number One restaurant, the laidback bistro White’s Paddock, and Harding’s Lounge, the perfect place for a tipple by the ambient fireplace. There’s also a large heated indoor pool and spa, the luxurious onsite One Spa and a well-appointed gym, as well as outdoor tennis courts. For the younger guests, there’s a playground and a games room featuring interactive arcade games and table sports.
The Room — Five-star comfort with breathtaking Bass Strait views
Find award-winning comfort in your Ocean-View Room, boasting picturesque vistas of the glittering Bass Strait and the spectacular championship golf course from the private balcony. Your luxurious 43sqm room includes a plush king-sized bed or twin single beds with a pillow menu, a locally sourced gourmet minibar (charges apply), an indulgent set of robes and slippers, and a quiet sitting area to drink in the serenity.
Start your tranquil Torquay retreat with a welcome bottle of sparkling in your room on arrival and cap it off with a leisurely 11am checkout on your final day.
For RACV members: Enjoy an indulgent 12pm checkout time so you can sleep in for that bit longer.
Premium Ocean-View Upgrade: Experience contemporary luxury in your sophisticated 43sqm Premium Ocean-View Room, located in the top half of the resort with serene views of the golf course and Bass Strait from your balcony. This sleek room includes a Nespresso coffee machine and premium bathroom amenities for that added touch of luxury.
Family Upgrade: Travelling with family? Choose the Family Upgrade, featuring two interconnecting Ocean-View Rooms and 86sqm of space for two adults and two children (aged 12 years and under).
Food & Drinks — Daily breakfast and daily A$25 dining credit per package, with exclusive perks for RACV members
When enjoying a serene coastal escape you deserve to sleep in, which is why RACV Torquay Resort will treat you to à la carte breakfast delivered to your room, so you can enjoy breakfast in bed.
Receive daily A$25 drinks and dining credit per package to use at any of the resort’s three onsite dining outlets. Number One restaurant is renowned for its seasonal menu and open kitchen, where you can watch the chefs prepare expertly crafted Australian fare, while White’s Paddock is more of a laidback affair, where you can sip a local or imported beer or glass of wine after a session on the championship green.
For quiet relaxation, take a break in Harding’s Lounge, featuring a crackling fireplace, wonderful views over the water and golf course, and locally inspired tasting plates of Manzanillo olives, cured meats, seafood croquettes and dips.
For RACV members: Enjoy an additional daily A$25 drinks and dining credit per package to continue your culinary exploration of the Great Ocean Road’s incredible produce (daily A50 dining credit per package total).
See & Do — Torquay is just the beginning…
When your five-star resort is conveniently located at the start of the Great Ocean Road, you can take your time discovering its beauty. Tee off in Torquay on the resort’s championship 18-hole golf course, before starting your coastline discovery. At your own pace, follow the curves of this iconic road that, in time, will deliver you to the smooth swells of Bells Beach, Aireys Inlet, the ancient rainforest of the Great Otway National Park and the iconic 12 Apostles (approximately a two-hour drive from RACV Torquay Resort).
Surrounded by the deep blue of the Bass Strait and home to a championship golf course, RACV Torquay Resort offers an unparalleled setting that’s perfect for relaxation, with the beach easily accessible, hiking trails plentiful and boutique wineries dotted along the coast.
Valid for travel from 26 January 2021 until 16 December 2021 (bookings must be made before 30 June 2021).
Blackout Dates Apply. Dates are identified in the Booking Calendar.
Saturday Surcharge: A non-refundable surcharge per room applies for all Saturday nights and is payable at time of booking. Dates and prices are identified in the Booking Calendar.
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Dining credit: The included drinks and dining credit must be used every day during your stay and is non-cumulative. Any unused credit will be forfeited and is not transferable or redeemable for cash.
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- 24-hour front desk
- Number One Restaurant
- White’s Paddock
- Harding’s Lounge
- Swimming pool
- One Spa
- Tennis courts
- Complimentary parking
- Complimentary Wi-Fi
- Golf Course
Surcharges may apply to select facilities and services