The Sandridge Motel is located in the heart of Lorne town center, directly across the road from the beach. Most rooms have a private balcony and rooms with ocean views are available. Guest laundry facilities, WiFi access and free parking are available.

Featuring 180-degree views of Lorne Pier to Aireys Inlet, Sandridge Motel Lorne is located at the gateway to the Great Ocean Road. Erskine Falls are just 5 mi away.

Each room includes a kitchenette, DVD player, air conditioning and heating. Some rooms offer an iPod/iPhone docking station.

This is our guests' favorite part of Lorne, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

The Sandridge Motel has been welcoming guests since Sept 28, 2011

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Lorne, this property has an excellent location score of 9.7!

Free Parking Available On Site


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4 reasons to choose The Sandridge Motel

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beach
  • Lorne Beach

    9.2 Wonderful beach
    350 feet from property
Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days
  • Hi. just wondering if you are permited to s,oke on the balcony. Thank you.
    Yes you can smoke on the balcony but make sure the door is closed. Thanks, guys
    Answered on February 20, 2021
  • You have a booking available for 19 to 22 March 2022. Is this room sea view?
    Hello, depending on what room type you choose, you will have an ocean view? Our standard rooms do not have a view or balcony. Bayview have a view of ...
    Answered on December 27, 2021
  • Hi, we are staying in a week, but currently in lockdown with covid. Is a full refund available if we are not allowed to travel - Melbourne to Lorne?
    full refunds if closed for covid
    Answered on February 16, 2021
  • Does this room have a balcony
    small uncovered balcony as per photos
    Answered on March 9, 2021
  • Hi, are these rooms serviced each day? Thanks!
    Yes all motel rooms are serviced each day
    Answered on December 4, 2020
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Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
Amenities of The Sandridge Motel
  • Beachfront
  • Garden
  • Beach
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules The Sandridge Motel takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children over 2 are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

2+ years
Extra bed by request
AUD 35 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

The maximum number of extra beds allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 21


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos American Express The Sandridge Motel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please let Sandridge Motel know your expected arrival time at the time of booking. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

Please note that this property does not have any policies, procedures or resources in place to accommodate the unique needs of school graduates during the annual "Schoolies Week" period. It does not have adequate resources to engage qualified security personnel to guarantee the safety, comfort and convenience of school graduate guests during this period.

Please note that this property has a 'No Party Policy'.

Please note that there is a 1.5% charge when you pay with a credit card.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about The Sandridge Motel

  • Check-in at The Sandridge Motel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Room options at The Sandridge Motel include:

    • Double

  • The Sandridge Motel is 350 feet from the center of Lorne.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Sandridge Motel by:

    • Car 2h

  • The Sandridge Motel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Beachfront
    • Beach

  • The prices at The Sandridge Motel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The nearest beach is 650 feet from The Sandridge Motel.