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Arthur Phillip Motor Inn

#2 of 11 Hotels in Cowes
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Cnr. Thompson Avenue Redwood Drive, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015 via mobile

Stayed one night here. Motel was simple but has everything you need. Easy to locate with google map and to park, right outside the door. It's 15 min driving to the Penguin Parade and also a very short drive to restaurants around. Recommended!!

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Paris, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

Clean and easy motel in Cowes on the main road. Friendly staff. Barely-functioning internet, so cannot recommend if you need to get any business done. $135 AUD for queen/single combo room. Recommended.

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Thank lawsofexploration
Tasmania, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

I loved staying here. It's close to supermarket , beach and walking distance to everything you need. The room was clean and modern and parking close to door.. important when your on a motor bike.. the rooms are spacious .. a great place to stay

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Thank 24rhonda400
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

The service from Arthur Phillip Motor Inn was great, we arrived early (a few hours before check in) but our room was all ready and we were able to drop our bags off and go and explore the area. The room was nice, tidy, clean and comfortable. There was a hatch in the wardrobe and if you ordered room service... More 

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Thank Samantha W
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We stayed here for 2 nights during Easter Holidays and really liked the place. It was very clean and convenient . Family oriented style . The reception staff was very friendly and told me to book my Penguin Parade tickets in advance when I did the accommodation. Lucky I did as she told me because the tickets were sold out... More 

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Thank Nageswararau P
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here on a whim after travelling from the west side of Melbourne to see the penguin parade but didn't fancy driving back after, it doesn't look like we're the first to do this! Very friendly owners who were helpful in giving us details about the local area. It is just a 5-10 min walk into the town where... More 

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Vancouver, BC
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Booked one night on the basis of favorable Trip Advisor reviews. Although this is an older motel style complex, it was updated / renovated and very well looked after, clean and comfortable. The front desk staff (owner?) was personable and helpful. We had come to see the “penguin parade” but, on her advice, we also went to The Nobbies nature... More 

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Knutsford UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015 via mobile

The motel is on the main road into town just 100m from the RSL, AND 10 minutes walk to the town centre. Our room (1) was very spacious, with an in room spa bath, simple tasteful decor, and the usual fridge and microwave etc. we found it very comfortable, and quiet. The grounds are also very attractive and tidy. The... More 

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Melbourne
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Stayed at the motel for a long weekend and found the motel very clean and quiet. Located on the main road into Cowes, it is an easy 15 minute walk into the centre of Cowes and 5 minutes from the local RSL club which has a good restaurant. Highly recommended.

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1 Thank Kevin B
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

After heading to the Island for what was meant to be a day trip we were lucky to find this gem and stay an extra day (much to the delight of our daughters). What a great place to stay. Being in the industry you're always sceptical about where you stay, but not here. We stayed in a family room (2... More 

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