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The Continental Hotel Phillip Island

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really is 3 star not sure about other apartments ocean view ones!! Basic accommodation across road from beach, a joining pub bar menu tab pool pokies and Beer, easy to get to Thompson road parking along street or behind pub for ocean view rooms

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in the spa room last night, and after reading the reviews I was a bit concerned after paying $235 for one night( I appreciate it was a long weekend). Our room was lovely, very clean even although it was slightly dated we had a huge room on the ground floor with a king size bed and 2 chairs... More 

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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Avoid this place... Yes the Staff is very sympathetic but the hotel is close to be the Bates Motel! Smely rooms, cold as north pole due to lack of insulation of maine door, it has 1 cm in the bottom between the door and the floor, ole paint, dirty and not cleaned... You can find a lots of spider webs... More 

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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

I booked here thinking it would be a great place to stay, close to the Main Street as well as the beach, nice views, the photos of the place looked nice also. When we arrived the room we were booked into, the fridge door was open and towels in it. I rang reception and were moved to another room by... More 

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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Rooms were quiet ok, not 5 star but well equipped for my needs for the night. Plus the function was held at the venue. Good view of the bay and quiet enough! Had a great nights sleep! Couldn't really complain to much! Little on the high side price wise, but conscience comes at a price all in all not to... More 

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Thank Chris L
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Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Clean room, friendly staff , no problems while we were there. Would be lovely in summer,nice view of the beach and pier . Would stay again in the warmer weather . Lots of places to go around the area, not far to travel to get any were on Phillip island

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1 Thank dean p
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 29 June 2016

We stayed here over the Queens birthday long weekend. Check-in was nice and easy. The room was large and clean there were two split systems in the room which was nice and kept us warm. The TV was an old TV with a set top box on top the reception was rather bad most of the time. On the balcony... More 

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Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Room is kept clean and neat, the room heater is a plus point which keeps room warmer during winter. I had forgotten to print out online tickets for Penguin Parade and attended to owner for help to print it out, it was a pleasant talking to the friendly and helpful owner. Definitely to recommend Coachman when visiting and staying on... More 

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Thank Xiaodong L
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2016

The ocean is the other side of the road and the ferry wharf is only minutes away Reception and staff are very pleasant and helpful Room was large and very clean Breakfast wa great Just around the corner is the Main Street and plenty of food places

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Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

The room was clean but the bed needed replacing and was very low to the ground. The fridge wasn't very cold and certainly didn't keep anything chilled. This is a hotel in a great location but definitely needs some renovations done to both the rooms & the outside area. It is certainly stuck in an 80's time warp. There were... More 

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Continental Hotel Phillip Island

Address: 5 The Esplanade | PO Box 797, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Phillip Island > Cowes
Price Range: RM418 - RM880 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Continental Hotel Phillip Island 2.5*
Number of rooms: 62
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“get an ocean front view.”
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“Ocean view with balcony”
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 of 5 bubbles Seetalusha, 8 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We were in an ocean view room but couldn't see the water because we were on the ground floor.”
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