Special Offers

Special Offers

Complimentary hiking transfer

Walk the iconic Princetown to 12 Apostles section of the Great Ocean Walk

Grab your hiking boots and enjoy the Princetown to Twelve Apostles stretch of the Great Ocean Walk with our complimentary drop-off service. Easily the most iconic must do section of the Great Ocean Walk and well within the capability of the average walker. It is almost like hiking into Machu Pichu, but much easier.

Follow us to the Twelve Apostles carpark where we will leave your vehicle. We will then drop you off at the Princetown section of the Great Ocean Walk trailhead where you will be able to walk the 7.5kms back to your car while taking in the sights of the rugged coastline not seen by vehicle.

Terms & conditions

This offer is based on a first come first serve basis. This offer is for up to a maximum of 4 guests.

Complimentary Mountain Bikes

A unique offer from Alkina Lodge

Explore Wattle Hill on bicycle by taking advantage of our complimentary bicycles.

Terms & conditions

This offer is free of charge and is based on availability of the bikes. All bike riders must complete a waiver as well as agree to bring and wear their own safety helmet. We offer the bikes but your safety is your responsibility.

During summer months, there are many drivers on the road, as you will be sharing the road with vehicles we ask that you exercise caution at all times.

Glow worm night walk - $125 per couple ($25 for each additional person)

An after dusk guided walk that takes you to see a family of glow worms first hand.

We will drive up to 4 guests after dark to Melba Gully where you can walk among ancient mossy trees and giant tree ferns and experience the unique spectacle provided by the large colony of glow worms.

You will be provided a head lamp for safety as it will be dark and the path through Melba Gully is often damp. With the manager of Alkina Lodge you will complete a 400m walk to the location of the glow worm residence, where you can enjoy their bioluminescence first hand.

Please ensure that you dress appropriately, as we will be visiting a cool, damp micro climate.

Upon your return to your lodge we will have hot chocolate and sweet treats waiting for you, so that you can enjoy the rest of your night in a cosy way.

Terms & conditions

This offer is based on a first come first serve bases. This offer is for up to a maximum of 4 guests. We will ensure to the best of our ability that you will get to see the glow worms, however they are wild insects and there is always the possibility they might not be out and glowing.

Visit Victoria / Ken Stepnell

California Dreaming in the Otway’s - $245 serves 2

Enjoy a picnic hamper for 2 in the enchanting Redwood Grove

This self-drive experience takes you to the California Redwood Grove in Beech Forest approximately 35 minutes from Alkina Lodge

Our picnic is designed for the explorer in all of us. Take your luxurious picnic hamper which will have all you need for a perfect picnic in the Redwoods. Relax on your blanket with a beverage in hand, look up at the soaring Redwoods while listening to the fresh water steam.

Your picnic hamper includes:

  • A bottle of premium sparkling, red or white wine as you select
  • A roast pumpkin and pine nut salad
  • A wheel of local Brie cheese
  • Gourmet crackers
  • Local olives and antipasto
  • Selected local charcuterie
  • Local walnuts
  • Panforte
  • Assortment of sweets
  • Thermos of hot water with tea/coffee/hot chocolate and milk
  • Picnic blanket
Terms & conditions

We require a minimum of seven day’s notice prior to your stay to prepare your picnic hamper. After your picnic please return the picnic basket to us.

Massage and relaxation - $300 serves 2

You won’t have to leave your lodge. Let us come to you.


Enjoy 2 1-hour relaxation massages by local massage therapist Zel Botha in the comfort of your lodge.

If you really want to spoil yourself try our Pamper Hamper to round off a completely relaxing experience.


Terms & conditions

We will require a minimum of seven days notice prior to your stay to make arrangements with the massage therapist. Please note that our therapist can do more than 2 massages at an additional cost however cannot do less than two massages per visit.

Pamper Hamper – $159

Indulge yourself and that special person in your life with our wonderful Pamper Hamper. Thoughtfully placed on your beautifully appointed king bed, the hamper contains everything you need for an intimate and luxurious experience of pampering.

Each hamper contains:

  • A bottle of French Champagne or your choice from Alkina’s premium wine selection
  • Dark chocolate covered freeze-dried strawberries from The Great Ocean Road Chocolatier. Anglesea.
  • A savoury treat made by Nuts Inc, Kennedys Creek
  • A Beautiful scented candle from Loosha, Torquay
  • A bath melt, handcrafted at Alkina Lodge, Wattle Hill

Chef's Special - $155 serves 2

Enjoy dinner for 2 in the privacy of your lodge and at your leisure.

Upon arrival, your meal will be ready and awaiting you in your kitchen, it will be kept warm in a slow cooker. When you are ready to enjoy dinner all you have to do is plate up, pour your wine and settle in for a private, romantic dinner for two.

You can select from 1 of 4 options:

  • Tomato and white wine chicken with gremolata with potato and spinach
  • Braised beef with potato and carrot
  • Lamb shanks with sweet potato, leeks and Brussel sprouts
  • Thai laksa with rice

All meal options also come with:

  • A bottle of Chardonnay or Shiraz
  • House made bread with organic butter
  • A garden salad with dressing
  • Assortment of sweet treats for dessert
Terms & conditions

We will require a minimum of seven days notice prior to your stay to make arrangements for your Chef's Special.