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The Island Accommodation

3.5 of 5 Condominium   |   10 - 12 Phillip Island Tourist Road | The Big Wave Complex, Newhaven, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bicester, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 1 night in 12 bed dorm. Was very clean and comfortable. The facilities are good and the staff were very helpful and friendly. 1st floor balcony was closed which was a shame but 2nd floor was open and there were kids running up and down the corridor which is strange for hostels but over all had a great... More

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1IslandAccommodation, Front Office Manager at The Island Accommodation, responded to this review

So great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, thanks so much for your review! More

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just came back from 2 days in Phillip Island. Easy to drive from Melbourne, just 2 hours. We stayed at the YHA Phillip Island. Very beautiful, spacious and comfortable Backpacker. We had a private ensuite room with my partner. Nice room, quiet and comfortable bed and the bathroom very clean and new. I really enjoyed these 2 days, visiting the... More

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1IslandAccommodation, Front Office Manager at The Island Accommodation, responded to this review

What a great review! Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience. So lovely to hear our team took care of you, and helped you make the most of your stay! Phillip Island is amazing, we are very lucky to live here. Great to hear you enjoyed your stay and saw so much of our beautiful... More

Shepparton, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An outstanding place for groups with the ability to hire a whole floor with self catering kitchen and lounge areas. Rooms are very clean and the staff are only too willing to help. Also great for a cheaper accommodation option - particularly with kids. I will use again.

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1IslandAccommodation, Front Office Manager at The Island Accommodation, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind review :) We are so glad you enjoyed your stay! See you next time. More

Holmen, Wisconsin
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I’ll close this entry with some pictures and a little bit on the Big Wave Complex Hostel that I have stayed at for the past two days. It is considered one of the nicer ones that one can stay at in Australia. It has all the modern amenities - a huge kitchen for making meals, common spaces on each floor... More

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1IslandAccommodation, Front Office Manager at The Island Accommodation, responded to this review

Wow what a lovely review! Thanks so much for your kind words, and for your images of the complex also. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay with us, maybe we will see you here again soon :) More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for a night at the start of May 2014. Though the place was nice and looked modern enough, there were some downfalls. It was overpriced at $155 per night in low season, the rooms were slightly dirty and the common area nearby was noisy late at night (even though we requested a room away from this!). Also,... More

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Morwell, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

A really nice stay. Rooms were clean, and very friendly helpful staff. Great veiw and close to IGA. It is a great oputinity to meet new people in the kitchen. Nice place to stay over night over all. Nicely priced too.

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1IslandAccommodation, Front Office Manager at The Island Accommodation, responded to this review

We do have a lovely view for our rooftop don’t we! Thanks so much for your review, fantastic to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, see you next time :) More

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

A very nice place to stay at. The rooms were very spacious and the staff were amazing, very friendly. The kitchen and balcony area were great and the food at the cafe was excellent. I would highly reccomend this place to anybody.

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1IslandAccommodation, Front Office Manager at The Island Accommodation, responded to this review

Lovely to hear you enjoyed your time here, and that our staff looked after you. Thanks for your recommendation :) More

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

This was my first time in staing at accommodation like this with a comunial kitchen etc, in my room i had a very claen room and bathroom and thought that the facilities, price and location was great! There was also a very yummy cafe on site open for breakfast. The staff were all very warm, welcoming and informative.Thanks for a... More

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1IslandAccommodation, Front Office Manager at The Island Accommodation, responded to this review

The food next door is very yummy we agree! Always nice to hear a good review, and that our staff were friendly and helpful. Thanks for staying with us, see you next time! :) More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

I loved the Island Accomodation, It was super clean and spacious and is a great value for money. I loved the shared kitchen and dining was great to meet other travellers. I loved how their was a TV and ping pong table for something to do, also the cafe down stairs was really good. Id definatly stay there again.

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1IslandAccommodation, Front Office Manager at The Island Accommodation, responded to this review

Great to hear you had a nice time while you were here. We really appreciate that you took the time to review our accommodation. Thanks very much! :) More

Dublin
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27 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

The Island looks amazing on it's website, modern, spacious, clean and airy. It certainly lives up to this. My 4 bed dorm was spacious with a bathroom that was immaculately kept and cleaned which is great to see when you are staying in a hostel. There is ample parking out the front and San Remo is literally a 10 mins... More

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1IslandAccommodation, Front Office Manager at The Island Accommodation, responded to this review

Very happy that you found our location great and were impressed with our facilities! Sorry to hear that you had that experience due to other guests- we do have two night managers that reside in the building and a curfew on the common areas to avoid this from happening. Thank you for reporting this to reception staff, we would love... More

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Address: 10 - 12 Phillip Island Tourist Road | The Big Wave Complex, Newhaven, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Phillip Island > Newhaven
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Island Accommodation 3.5*
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When it comes to accommodation, we at The Island believe that you can have it all. We have revolutionized budget accommodation by providing luxury accommodation at an affordable price that will make your stay truly comfortable. At The Island Accommodation backpackers, weekenders, school camps and special interest groups will discover true convenience and affordability without ever having to compromise on style and comfort. The Island is about having fun, new experiences, meeting new people and reacquainting with old friends. Our friendly staff will be able to provide you local knowledge of Phillip Island and introduce you to the secrets this magical island coastline has to offer. Providing your solution to stay longer and experience more of the people, places and events this Island has to offer. It is all about...you!!!Architecturally designed with eco friendly features to reduce energy and water consumption. Feel at home in your two fully appointed gourmet self catering kitchens. Open plan dining areas with large and spacious chill out lounges with roaring fireplaces and air conditioning for summer. Massive roof top sun deck with 360 degree ocean views and numerous balconies and decks including sun lounges and cafe style seating. Secure under bed locker storage in Multi-Share rooms. TV lounges with 50” Plasmas, High speed Internet cafe and Wi-Fi. Guest laundry, BBQ facilities, lift, disabled toilets and showers, onsite parking, swipe card security, ctv, linen, free onsite parking, bikes for hire and laid back and friendly atmosphere. Free advice and bookings on tours and activities and loads more...Things to do:The Island Accommodation is part of The Big Wave Complex- which also is home to The Big Wave Cafe and Islantis Surf.The Big Wave cafe serves delicious food and as some say- the best coffee in town.Islantis Surf is more than a surf shop- it is also a surfing museum, with many rare and intersting surf history memorabilia to check out.The Big Wave Complex is home to the famous BIG WAVE - a local icon, popular with tourists for photo opportunities. Recently added is the interactive surf scen- also fast becomeing poupular with tourists for that Phillip Island photo must have! ... more   less 
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