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The Continental Hotel Phillip Island

5 The Esplanade | PO Box 797, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here over the Queens birthday long weekend. Check-in was nice and easy. The room was large and clean there were two split systems in the room which was nice and kept us warm. The TV was an old TV with a set top box on top the reception was rather bad most of the time. On the balcony... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Room is kept clean and neat, the room heater is a plus point which keeps room warmer during winter. I had forgotten to print out online tickets for Penguin Parade and attended to owner for help to print it out, it was a pleasant talking to the friendly and helpful owner. Definitely to recommend Coachman when visiting and staying on... More 

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Braidwood, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

The ocean is the other side of the road and the ferry wharf is only minutes away Reception and staff are very pleasant and helpful Room was large and very clean Breakfast wa great Just around the corner is the Main Street and plenty of food places

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

The room was clean but the bed needed replacing and was very low to the ground. The fridge wasn't very cold and certainly didn't keep anything chilled. This is a hotel in a great location but definitely needs some renovations done to both the rooms & the outside area. It is certainly stuck in an 80's time warp. There were... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Stayed overnight with a nice seaveiw the hotel has been in a state of falling apart over the years with so much maintenance needed it would be cheaper to tear it down and rebuild the rooms are trapped in a strange 80s zone with a mustie smell and a strange fit out which makes it uncomfortable to be in just... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

Overall rooms where clean, was asked daily if we needed clean towels. Only issue was there was not enough parking, we had to park on the street and being easter weekend and school holidays it was quite busy and made it a little difficult sometimes.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

The hotel is in a great location overlooking the beach. It's seriously showing it's age but the room was spotlessly clean, the beds were very comfortable and the staff were great. Only thing we didn't like was the room had been sprayed with a pungent deodoriser.

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Thank DragonNeil
Phillip Island, Australia
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5 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

The hotel staff are very friendly but this is a noisy place. We expected noise from the night market across the road but hearing the neighbours tv all night and conversations from neighbours on the other side was a bit much.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

My daughter booked an overnight stay for us last Saturday. We're seniors we didn't know there were no lifts. Upon arrival firs thing you notice is the place is in need of a renovations. It was clean but not spotless, Bed was comfortable and folks enjoyed the nice ocean view. Bathroom wasn't spotless, Lack of toiletries in the bathroom and... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

The location on the Esplanade and the wonderful sea views from all the front rooms are the highlights of this ageing resort complex. The whole place is of another era but not quite what you might think! Its not a heritage property, unless you think the 1970s should be preserved. That said, everything works, the rooms are large and well... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Internet
  • Free Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Continental Hotel Phillip Island

Address: 5 The Esplanade | PO Box 797, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Phillip Island > Cowes
Price Range: $81 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Continental Hotel Phillip Island 2.5*
Number of rooms: 62
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