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Gisborne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had two nights back staying at the "Cove". Both ladies on reception were friendly. The two storey apartment was spacious and looked out onto the water. Sitting back enjoying the the bird life. It also had a washing machine. The only down side were the pillows, they were very hard.

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here over the Melbourne Cup long weekend for 4 nights. The lady at reception, on arrival, was very friendly and helpful. We hadn't been to Paynesville, so she gave us a map and tourist brochure. The 3 bedroom, furnished townhouse we stayed in was very well appointed. Out the back, all townhouses had 2 decks,... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently spent 4 days at Captains Cove, a most delightful stay. The location enables you to sit out on your private deck and watch the water, water birds, boats etc., the apartment was spotless with all that you needed to be self sufficient. All linen provided.There is also an indoor pool and a tennis court. We took someone in... More 

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Thank Dellwyn C
Swan Reach, Victoria, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed 4 nights with the kids, was perfect! Great weather, lots of trips in the boat, kids loved the pool and we all had an amazing break!! :) The customer service was top shelf, always friendly and approachable. We will definitely be coming back again soon!

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Melbourne
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44 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed October 2, 2016

We stayed here for 3 nights recently with 2 adults and 2 children. I would definitely recommend to any families in the area. The apartments were clean and well stocked with everything you would need. The only down side for me was the that the Wi-Fi was very slow. We will be back if we are in the area again... More 

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2 Thank Normals
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed September 6, 2016

The location right on the water is breathtaking, all the facilities are new and very clean. The kids had great fun feeding the swans and fishing off the pier right in front of the house! We went off-peak so it was also relaxing apart from the kids wanting to go out near the water every five minutes!

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Traralgon, Australia
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27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed August 30, 2016

The customer service was fantastic from the first phone enquiry and throughout my entire stay, including staying open a little later than usual awaiting my arrival. The apartment was very clean and had everything I needed but I was particularly impressed with all the small things that you do not often find in other places, eg tissues, washing powder, salt... More 

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Thank Macca3477
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a great place to unwind with or without a boat during the off peak season, then this is the place for you, but don't expect any peace and tranquility during the January summer holidays. Our family visited several times off-peak including early December and we were really impressed with the cabins, jetties and facilities. But... We... More 

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TamaraCaptainsCove, Manager at Captains Cove, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We have looked in to your booking and see that it is from over 18 months ago. We do have on site managers who are available 24 hours a day. Our records show that you reported the noise complaint the next day therefore it is difficult for us to resolve such issues if we are... More 

Victoria
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed August 9, 2016

Two nite stay to recharge and this beautiful waterfront spot fitted the bill for us! Very clean and cosy, & friendly staff always available. Lovely tennis court, kayacks to hire and indoor heated Pool made our time spent there very enjoyable. For us, it was a lovely quiet time to visit this little pearl in East Gippsland!

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Thank dlees2
TamaraCaptainsCove, Manager at Captains Cove, responded to this review

We love hearing feedback regarding our guests stay and so glad that it was a relaxing one. It sounds like you got the most out of your stay with us at the Cove and in Paynesville. We look forward to welcoming you back. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

What a great place - clean, modern, quiet, friendly staff. Easily one of the best places I've stayed. Weather wasn't great but apartment had lots of space inside for the kids. Easy walk to all the shops. Will be very keen to come back again soon

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TamaraCaptainsCove, Manager at Captains Cove, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review. So glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you back. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
4-star absolute waterfront apartments on the magnificent Gippsland Lakes & Paynesville canals. Captains Cove offers a unique, relaxing holiday. Tucked away on the Paynesville canals the choice of fishing, boating or just taking in the views is all you will have to contemplate. Spacious 1,2 or 3 bedroom options, 2 bathrooms, Fully self contained, BBQ on your own deck, Private jetties, Tennis court, Indoor heated swimming pool, kayak & bike hire, Free Wi-Fi & a short walk to Paynesville's shops, cafes & Raymond Island ferry ... more   less 

Additional Information about Captains Cove

Address: 19 Mitchell St, Paynesville, Victoria 3880, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Gippsland > Paynesville
Price Range: $129 - $238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Captains Cove 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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