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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic stay at the Castle. Friendly staff and warming welcome. A cosy cottage for the two of us, walking distance from the beach and the main shops. Everything we needed was out side our doorstep. Thank you for an amazing week away.

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1Thank Angelique S
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We very much enjoyed our stay here. Clean room, comfortable bed, quiet central location. Hosts were nice. We didn't use the wifi much but did not have any trouble with it when we did. Would stay here again.

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Thank beccaandmichael
Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here for 2 nights and it definitely wasn't long enough! We had such a lovely experience. Harley & Jenni were just so welcoming and genuinely nice people. They were discrete which we love, and so accomodating when we enquired about certain things. We can't wait to stay here again it was such a treat 😊

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Thank Casey O
Melbourne
Reviewed October 6, 2016

Being greeted by someone else's name, then being criticized for not having booked with them directly rather than via a website wasn't a great start. The room was small, but clean and very comfortable despite the overload of sea type decor and odd pictures everywhere. Don't expect any face to face service apart from an explanation of the car parking...

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Thank LilibetMelbourne
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

My wife and i wanted to go away for the weekend to spend some quality time together, we decided to revisit Philip island again as we went for valentines day last year, we traweled various trip sites for suitable accommodation within our price range and came across an absolute gem of a hotel in The Castle on steele street Cowes...

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Thank Daniel N
Reviewed May 31, 2016

Ours was a short overnight stay,but we would have loved to have stayed longer. What a beautiful room (luxury spa apartment), spacious yet private and cosy. Great location and only a short walk to the beach and local eateries. Spa was great. We will definitely stay here again. Loved it. Thank you

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Thank Kevin & Tru... H
Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed our stay at The Castle. Our room was lovely, beautifully decorated. Seating for two on the back balcony overlooking the beautiful gardens. All you can hear is the sound of the ocean & the birds, I could have sat out there for hours. So close to town yet lovely and quite. Very friendly service. Appartment was very clean....

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Thank Tania K
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

We have spent 2 nights in this wonderful hotel. Great location. Great room. The view on the garden is very nice. Spacious suite . Bathroom with jacuzzi. Very clean and you will simply feel spoilt. Jennie is amazing. She will let you feel at home. It was a pity to leave just after 2 days. Thank you Jenni! We will...

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Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

The location was very good, close to shops and restaurants, and parking the car on premise was fine. The room was more than good and we way too big for the 2 of us. Don't know what was on the day we arrived, but our welcome wasn't that great. We just got the key, and were pointed out to our...

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3Thank AlexMeester
willywagtail, Owner at The Castle Villa by the Sea, responded to this review

Mr.Alex Meester from Denmark - you were given a novel welcome on arriving in the early evening for your 2-day stay at The Castle - an upgrade in a beautiful self-entering apartment with private balcony, garden views both front and rear and extras such as chocolates by the bed, your own coffee making machine with free coffee, free WiFi -...

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Reviewed February 29, 2016

We have stayed in Phillip Island 3 and Castle Villa id definitely the best. We stayed in a suite at the back of the property. It was quiet overlooking the garden and extremely comfortable. Highlight is the spa bath on the balcony overlooking the garden!! The whole property is spacious with many sitting out areas, including a lovely outdoor terrace....

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willywagtail, Owner at The Castle Villa by the Sea, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to thank us with your enthusiastic review HongKong Susie. We really enjoy being able to share our Castle with guests who come with a positive attitude and understand how to have a magic holiday. In your case you spread good cheer and it was a pleasure to have you stay. Many thanks and come...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Castle Luxury Villa offers you your own island oasis and perfect carefree holiday accommodation, footsteps from the beach-front and hidden away in a magical garden ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Castle Villa by the Sea

Address: 7-9 Steele St | Phillip Island, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Phillip Island > Cowes
Price Range: $129 - $245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Castle Villa by the Sea 4.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Castle Hotel Cowes
The Castle Villa By The Sea Phillip Island/Cowes
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Cowes
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Cowes
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“Read the fine print when you go for this property”
 of 5 bubbles saadaustralia, Feb 22, 2016 | Read review
“My partner and I stayed in the suite which was very nice and romantic.”
 of 5 bubbles 841gabbyb, Feb 9, 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a suite that looks over the beautiful garden”
 of 5 bubbles Indigo_Moon334, Jan 28, 2013 | Read review
“Look at their website first to view all the rooms to select one to suit your needs.”
 of 5 bubbles elisabethf_13, Jan 19, 2013 | Read review
“Make sure the bed is to your liking...”
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