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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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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hostel is relatively clean. We had a late check in but it was done with ease. There is a common TV room and kitchen for you to cook your stuff. The toilet is clean but there is only a common toilet which I felt a little upset as when I booked through a 3rd party website, they stated there... More

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

Thanks for your kind words. Over 50% of our room have a private en suite in the room. Its a fantastic to come down to Phillip Island in Low or Mid season and avoid the summer crowds. Love to know which 3rd party website you booked so we can check listing to ensure no confusion. If you happen to read... More

Calgary, Canada
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57 reviews 57 reviews
16 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Fantastic hostel! We stayed overnight in an ensuite room with 2 twin beds. It was everything we needed. Very quiet (especially for a hostel) and we slept with the window open. Thank you for your hospitality.

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

You are welcome! So happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Thanks so much for your lovely review :) More

Singapore
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The hostel was really clean and organized. The amenities were also good. They have a nice TV, computer and study room. The toilets were also new and clean. However one negative point was that the TV and study rooms were locked by 1045pm.

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

Fantastic to hear you enjoyed your stay, and were impressed with the facilities. Thank you very much for your review! :) More

Bicester, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

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 June 30, 2014

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
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

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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85 reviews 85 reviews
19 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

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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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014 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

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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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