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Seahorse Motel

#1 of 11 Hotels in Cowes
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29-31 Chapel Street, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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Melbourne
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20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

What a nice surprise. Modern and updated motel unit. Well set out. Great to have a proper single bed as the extra bed rather than a rollaway or fold out sofa. Room also has a 2 seater couch and small table and chairs. Great pool area and playground for kids.

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Thank Tooshbah
Cairns, Australia
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30 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have stayed at the hotel a number of times while we visit the Phillip Island GP Circuit. It's located super close to the township and only a walk from restaurants. Nice and quiet, easy parking right outside the room. Options for bigger units are available as well.

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Thank George L
Gold Coast, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we booked last minute during the Christmas period and there was only one room left. the staff were really great and very helpful with any requests we had. the pool was lovely and clean and perfect on a hot day, rooms were nice and big and clean location was great. i dont have kids but there was a playground and... More 

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Thank JE55IEEE
Berks
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57 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rooms to a very high spec. Not the usual tired motel, much more a good quality hotel. Breakfast both cooked and continental available. Short walk to towns amenities. A special mention to the very helpful staff

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Thank Jupiter24
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for two nights and had a lovely stay. Quiet location in easy reach of everything. A nice clean pool that the kids enjoyed. Very helpful and friendly service and local trip advice helped us get the most out of our time on Phillip Island. Thanks for a lovely stay!

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Thank Gazzaks
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016 via mobile

Catherine and Lino provide friendly, helpful advice and sincere service. Our deluxe room was massive and very clean and tidy. The atmosphere is family friendly and very comfortable for couples. Our experience was second to none, and worthy of my first ever review. Thanks guys!

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Melbourne, Australia
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78 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

This motel was very clean, updated, had comfortable beds, a good shower and good fridge/tea/coffee availability. The kids LOVED the pool (warm, modern, large enough to play in) and very safe springless trampoline. There is also a play area for younger children. It took us 7 minutes to walk to the beach from the Seahorse, and three minutes to drive... More 

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Thank MariaTS48
Seahorse61, Owner at Seahorse Motel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the review of our motel. The Pool is very popular will all ages and it is great to get such positive comments about it. I am glad you had an enjoyable time at the Seahorse and we look forward to welcoming you back. More 

Perth, Australia
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17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

We stayed here for just the one night so we could see the Penguin Parade and not have to drive too far afterwards. The staff checking us in, who I believe were caretakers while the owners were away, were friendly and extremely helpful. Their advice on getting to the penguin arena early along with the loaned blankets and seat cushions... More 

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Thank teenyt70
Seahorse61, Owner at Seahorse Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback about our relief managers, and we are glad you were warm enough to enjoy the penguins. Thank you for also describing our place in your review. It is helpful to everyone reading your review to get a clear lay out of the place. Thanks again More 

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42 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015 via mobile

Good location, good service & clean spacious room. Staff offer to lend us blanket and seat mat for the Penguin parade when he was make aware tgat we are planning to visit. Like the clean spacious room and 5 mins drive brings us to many restaurants.

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Thank MikamikaG
Seahorse61, Owner at Seahorse Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our motel, and we are glad you were warm enough for the penguins. We hope you enjoyed the Parade. Thank you More 

Singapore
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015 via mobile

Seahorse Motel is self sufficient and comfortable. You can park right in front of your room which is really convenient. The room is very Malcolm, the receptionist is very helpful and friendly. Will definitely come back here again and visit philip island.

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Seahorse61, Owner at Seahorse Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We look forward to seeing you again. More 

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