We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rhyll Haven Cottage

33A Rhyll-Newhaven Road, Rhyll, Phillip Island, Victoria 3923, Australia (Formerly Content Cottage)
Hotel amenities
Book on
TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Rhyll
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Rhyll Haven Cottage
View Map
Add Photo Write a Review

12 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013 via mobile

A lovely place to stay for a quick getaway if you enjoy a bit of luxury, peace and quiet and attentive service. We like the lofts where you can relax in comfort in a world of your own and go out at any time to enjoy Phillip Island at your leasure.

Helpful?
1 Thank Purcelld
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
222 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

Looking for quiet and peaceful spot is usually fairly difficult over the Easter break. This can especially the case when you choose a location like Phillip Island, a highly popular tourist destination only 80-90 minutes from the city of Melbourne. Despite this, the need for a short, restful break to regenerate after a rather hectic start to the year, saw... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Denis C
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
303 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

We were in Phillip Island for a racing weekend - we were actually racing so it was always going to be a hectic weekend. For me it was important to stay somewhere peaceful and comfortable - I wanted to combine speed with luxury! What a great choice we made. Fiona, the owner, met us in the carpark when we arrived.... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank kgreenwood
Vancouver
Level Contributor
37 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

Our family visited Australia for three weeks over Christmas. Our sons are aged 11 and 16 and we all love penguins and have seen them in various parts of the world. As such, we decided to spend four days on Phillips Island to go and see the penguins. I really liked Hill of Content. I thought that the rooms were... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank PursegirlVancouver
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

My wife and I spent our second anniversary at the hill of content. Our stay can be generally categorised as good, but there are a few quirks with the place. This began after seeking directions from the owners by phone as we made our way over the bridge onto the island (as directed to do so by our booking), we... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank sixfootscott
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

We stayed in the Timber Loft in November, 2012. It was very private, comfortable and well appointed. There has been very detailed attention to attractive design throughout and a beautiful garden. Eggs, bacon, milk, bread, pears, tea and coffee were provided. There was not the barbecue, Internet or provisions replenished daily, as mentioned in a previous review, but we did... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Janet P
islander3922, Owner at Rhyll Haven Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, I have taken all on board, the only thing I cannot alter is the sloped roof, but that is made clear by name (loft) and by photographs advertising that type of suite, I am sorry that you were not fully satified, this is not an excuse because I am at the end the one responsible,... More 

Melbourne
Level Contributor
97 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

My husband and I have stayed here 3 times. It is our little slice of heaven for a nice weekends getaway. We fell in love with the cosy rooms the first time, particularly the spa bath and dvd player with DVDs. We used to stay in the Cypress loft, but last visit we got upgraded to a bigger suite. We... More 

Helpful?
Thank SusannahPK
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
44 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2011

We stayed here January 2008 on a horrendously hot weekend, the B&B was a cool oasis, great place for couples. We cooked dinner one night on the BBQ, the whole place was really well outfitted, very comfortable - perfect for couples away from it all.

Helpful?
Thank travelbug_aegn
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Level Contributor
77 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2011

We (a couple) wanted to see the fairy penguins in Philip Island (end June 2010) so I researched extensively for accommodation there. I am so pleased to have booked Hill Of Content. From the website, I wasn’t too sure if I made the right decision because it didn’t seem to have as much info as I’d like but the pics... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Trvlbug1974
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2011

I cannot even begin to describe how amazing this place is. My boyfriend and I were visiting Phillip Island for our 6 year anniversary and had all these activities planned but we ended up spending over half the time in the room because it was so cosy, comfortable and relaxing! I can only speak for the room we stayed in,... More 

Helpful?
Thank Lava22
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

49 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (28)
Viewed
Room/suite (10)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Other (7)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (21)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (5)
Viewed
Room/suite (6)
Viewed
View from room (6)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Rhyll
5.8 mi away
Seas The Day B&B
Seas The Day B&B
#1 of 4 in Ventnor
5.0 of 5 stars 206 reviews
2.9 mi away
Ramada Resort Phillip Island
0.4 mi away
Oak Tree Lodge
Oak Tree Lodge
#1 of 4 in Rhyll
5.0 of 5 stars 55 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
4.2 mi away
Glen Isla House
Glen Isla House
#1 of 10 in Cowes
5.0 of 5 stars 194 reviews
3.1 mi away
Seahorse Motel
Seahorse Motel
#1 of 11 in Cowes
4.0 of 5 stars 143 reviews
3.2 mi away
Comfort Resort Kaloha
Comfort Resort Kaloha
#5 of 11 in Cowes
4.0 of 5 stars 39 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities