With so many things for you to do during your stay on the Mornington Peninsula there are bound to be some questions on your mind. So we have put together some of our more frequently asked questions to help you plan your stay.
If you can’t find the answer to your question then email us at info@thebaymotel.com.au with your specific question, and we will be happy to provide a prompt response.

The Beach – 200 meters
Service Station – 150 meters
Supermarket IGA – 1.5 km’s
Cafes and Restaurants – 1 km
Dromana Drive-in – 1.4 km’s
Safety Beach Golf Course – 2.2 km’s
Red Hill – 5.6 km’s
Enchanted Adventure Garden – 6.6 km’s
Arthurs Seat – 7 km’s
Peninsula Hot Springs – 18.8 km’s
Cape Schanck Lighthouse – 24.6 km’s
Sorrento – 25.2 km’s
Sorrento/Queenscliff Ferries – 26 km’s
Portsea – 29.2 km’s
Moonlit Sanctuary – 31 km’s
Melbourne Airport – 106 km’s

Yes it always best to book directly with us. We can offer you better rates than if you book with a 3rd party site.

Check-in time is 2pm, however, if you arrive earlier, luggage storage is available and you’re welcome to utilize our motel facilities. A request for early check-in can be made with Reservations but cannot be guaranteed.

Check out time is 10am. Depending on availability an extended checkout maybe available until 11am. Requests for checkouts after 11am will incur a fee.

Yes you certainly can. Just contact our reception on 03 5987 2311 before 8pm for the late check-in procedure.

Yes. We a have a select number of rooms that we allow small pets to stay with their families.  Give us a call before booking on (03) 5987 2311 to find out more as pet bookings are subject to T & C’s, a surcharge and room availability.

Unfortunately, we do not offer roll aways. Cots are available free of charge.

Yes we have plenty of off-street onsite parking and is free of charge

Yes all rooms offer FREE Wi-Fi

The Bay Motel is a non smoking property. Guests are asked to respect our property and the comfort of others at all times. Outside smoking is permitted away from doors and windows where bins are provided.

Our reception hours are 8am – 8pm, 7 days a week.

Reservations for December & January require a deposit of the 1st night’s tariff payable at the time of booking or one month out from arrival date (whichever is the latest) and the Reservation paid in full on arrival. For all other periods, the booking must be secured with a $75 deposit by a valid credit card and in the event of a “no show” the 1st night’s accommodation cost will be charged. For Special events, Group Bookings or bookings greater than 7 nights a 50% non refundable deposit may be required at the time of booking. If cancelled within 14 days of arrival date, then the remaining balance will be charged.

Checkout the terms and conditions page via the link at the bottom of the page for all the details.

Checkout the terms and conditions page via the link at the bottom of the page for all the details.

We accept Visa, Mastercard and AMEX cards. Please note AMEX cards carry a 3.7% surcharge on all transactions.

We are located within walking distance to a wide range of cafes, restaurants & bars. We also have a variety of restaurants who will deliver directly to your door. We also have outdoor BBQ facilities available for guests.

The beach is 250 meters from our doorstep. We do not have a pool.