Hostels and Cheap Places to stay in Lorne, Australia

There are no hostels in Lorne listed. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Lorne, Australia.

Campsites in Lorne

"…All cabins come with their own private bathroom and fully equipped kitchen. The Deluxe 4 bed private cabin features a double bed and a bunk bed (the bunk beds are small and are recommended for … More

Hostels and Cheap Places to stay in Lorne, Australia

There are no hostels in Lorne listed. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Lorne, Australia.

Get to know Lorne (no more "I wish I knew this before")

This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Lorne.

Guess what? Lorne is also named and spelled Great Ocean Road - It is the same destination. Goodbye confusion.

A very popular destination on the Great Ocean Road, Lorne is a town in coastal Victoria, Australia. The population of the town is about 1,000 people, and the first settler to the spot arrived in 1849.

The hostels in Lorne are of good quality, and the prices are similar to those of other towns in Victoria, especially the ones along the Great Ocean Road. You'll be looking at about 25 AUD a night for a dorm bed, and a bit more for double / twin rooms. When planning your daily activities, most Lorne hostel staff are great sources of information and it is highly recommended to ask them for tips & tricks.

Most people arrive in Lorne via bus, because it is on the Great Ocean Road and is a well known stopover for tour operators. Buses are actually the only way to get to Lorne, unless you have your own car, because there is no airport or train station. Having a rental is a good option while traveling the Great Ocean Road (and the all of Australia), because you're not subject to anyone's timetables, and can rather travel freely and stop wherever you please.

Most activities when you're staying in a Lorne hostel involve the beach: be it bathing in the sun or the sea, or surfing, you can find it here. The fishing in Lorne is especially good. The town is famous for its catches of big Barracuda. Also remember to check Teddy's Lookout for a nice view of the town and Great Ocean Road. If you're interested in nature, the Great Otway National Park is not far away.

Written by local enthusiast for Lorne hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Lorne hostels Miika

Other Nearby Cities

Anglesea (23 Km / 15 mi.)
Apollo Bay (36 Km / 22 mi.)
Torquay (38 Km / 24 mi.)
Cape Otway (53 Km / 33 mi.)
Geelong (55 Km / 34 mi.)
Princetown (74 Km / 46 mi.)
Port Campbell (86 Km / 53 mi.)

Travel Tips for Lorne - from the Community

Hey fam! Here are a few more tips from the community, from them to you, and you to them. This space is dedicated for travellers to share their best tips on backpacking Lorne. Have a closer look - the Hostelz community share real hidden gems, insider knowledge and overall impressions of Lorne. Everyone is welcome to add something useful, funny, unexpected and the "absolutely necessary to know before you go" - share, share and then share a little more!

Lorne comments only. Don't discuss the hostels here, post a review on the hostel's page instead.

Unlock your Hostel Account to Freedom!

Unlock your Hostel Account to Freedom!

Sign up with and get access to exclusive hostel content and much more.

Do you already have an account? Login
Home Pluz