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42 Metung Road | Shaving Point, Metung, Victoria 3904, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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91 reviews 91 reviews
57 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a small boutique type development. The decor is high tech - electric blinds. Two TV's. O modern bathroom with spa bath. Hugh king bed. A great nights's sleep. It felt that you were actually on the water. Everything was there in the appliances. Just like new. A short stroll to the main village restaurants, shops, and Pub.

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Melbourne, Australia
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24 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013 via mobile

We stayed in Apt 6, overlooking Bancroft Bay. The check-in from the start was a put off. The confirmation letter emailed said the entry code for the door to the apartment will be SMSed in the morning of check-in but when I rung at 11am to get the code fearing no phone reception closer to Metung, the lady I spoke... More

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Eltham, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

Spotless fresh and welcoming. New with exceptional quality fittings and facilities throughout. These apartment's have got almost every gadget available included in the standard rooms. Self maintained kitchen with all Bosche appliances complementing the latest and best quality utensils available. Fantastic King sized beds, light airy rooms and incredibly helpful staff if required. If you do have a query and... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

On arrival I found a DVD disc labeled "5 Knots" sticking out of the DVD player and was surprised to find no instructions as to how to turn on the T.V., Foxtel, DVD player. After working it out I was able to play the disc which showed off the resort and mentioned that Reception was contacted by pushing 9 on... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013 via mobile

5 knots is in a great location. You can walk along the boardwalk to the village. We had lovely views and it was quiet. However, what stopped it from being excellent was no manager/ office on site. It has all the mod cons but our room didn't have any written info ( apparently there was supposed to be an information... More

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Launceston, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

Recently spent three nights in a one bedroom apartment on level one.Nice apartment with a small verandah and bbq overlooking the bay and boat jetty area.Metung is a superb place but has generally very pricey accomodation,Good rates this time of year in some properties.The interior was nice and a reasonable size but not large.I found the kitchen not very user... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

If you're looking for a quiet getaway, away from the touristy Lakes Entrance, Metung is a good little spot. We arrived after a long day of driving down the Great Alpine Road - we had previously stayed at another five star villa in Beechworth the night before, which I think has set the bar for our expectations of five star... More

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Coolangatta, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

Recently stopped at 5 Knots, which we booked through an agency at a very reasonable price. The view from the 1st floor apartment was great and the furnishings were comfortable. It was a little small in terms of living area and the kitchen space was limited. No problem if you just want a basic meal, however, and the local eateries... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013

We booked a 3 night special at 5 Knots at a very reasonable rate, prices vary quite a bit at certain times of the year but that is the same for most accommodation. Our one bedroom apartment was No.2 which was on the ground floor Lake King side. The place was spotless and all furnishings and appliances were of top... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2013

Just about to finish 4 glorious days at Metung. The Gippsland Lakes at this time of year is at their best. Accommodation in Metung is readily available and choice is wide. We choose 4 Knots Apartments from Bookings.com through Tripadvisor and had no problems with booking. However on contacting the managers (wherever they are) we were told our Room number... More

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Address: 42 Metung Road | Shaving Point, Metung, Victoria 3904, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Gippsland > Metung
Amenities:
Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 9 Specialty lodging in Metung
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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