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Piet's Cottage

Very good
5 reviews
Front Patio
TV Room
Penguin Guardian
Queen bedroom
Queen Bed
Double Bed
Twin beds and cot
Teddy and Bashful
Front Lounge with open fireplace
Large front yard
side area
Front yard seats
Side Yard
Front fence and beach
On the beach
Fishing at dawn
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria
.A beautiful cottage, only 3 doors from the beach and Cowes Yacht Club. A lovely place for 1 to 3 couples or a family. A very short stroll to shops, restaurants and cafes or take a lovely beach walk along the Esplanade to Cowes Pier.
Clean, tidy and well looked after.
Feeling lazy? Enjoy a breakfast in the morning sun, on the front verandah with its out door lounge setting and watch the people go by.

3 bedrooms - sleeps up to 6 (1 Queen, 1 double, 2 singles and a 'first bed')
Lounge with open fireplace, small flatscreen with DVD player
Large flat screen tv and DVD player in family room
Kitchen (inc. dishwasher)
Video Library with over 100 DVD's
Nintendo with games
Board games, Books, Magazines
Temperature controlled hot water. No cold showers!!!!
4 X Reverse cycle heating and cooling units for individual comfort
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About the Owner, Diane W
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Jun 2014
Overall rating: 4.0 / 5.0
Based on 5 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL4611675
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Very good - based on 5 reviews
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English first
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed April 25, 2016 for a stay in April 2016

This beautiful period home is in a perfect location on Phillip Island ...Walking distance to the main township and the beach in central Cowes...The house boasts all the comforts of home and is perfect for a family holiday or a weekend getaway....The owner provided everything that we needed and there was even milk and orange juice in the Fridge as...

Management response:

Thankyou for taking the time to write a review. My husband and I have owned Piet's for over 6 years now and we are always trying to improve the facilities and service for our guests. The location is so convenient, we don't use our car. Glad to hear you had an enjoyable break. You're welcome back any time. Kind Regards...


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Perth, Australia
Level 6 Contributor
187 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed December 19, 2015 for a stay in November 2015

Visited Phillip Island over the V8 Supercar weekend with our daughter and her partner who live in Melbourne. We absolutely loved that this cottage was just like stepping into your own place. It was not pristine with everything perfectly in its sterile place- it was homely, functional, cosy, had boardgames, DVD's, a great little yard with a place to sit...

Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I can see a lot of time and thought went into it. It was a pleasure having you stay and thank you for leaving the place so clean and tidy. You're welcome any time. I'm glad you liked the 'homely feel'. Jamie and I use the place when we can,...


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Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed November 30, 2014 for a stay in November 2014

My friends and I enjoyed our stay in the cottage. It's in such a convenient location being in such a central part of Cowes. It's just around the corner from the main shops. We also loved walking down to the end of the road and stepping straight onto the beach. The cottage has all the facilities that you will need...

Management response:

Thank you for your review. We appreciate the time taken to complete it. It's lovely to hear what our guests enjoy the most while they are on the island. Some zip around to see the penguins and koalas, while others spend their time on the beach and like yourself enjoy the ambience of the cottage, the close proximity to the...


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Sep 4, 2017 -
Sep 21, 2017
2 nights
Sep 22, 2017 -
Oct 8, 2017
School Holidays September
3 nights
Oct 19, 2017 -
Oct 24, 2017
GP 2017
4 nights
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  • Cleaning Fee: $24 / stay - Fee
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About the neighborhood
The property is very close to the beach and the main street. The Anderson Boat Ramp is a 2 minute drive away. Great for swimming, snorkelling, kayaking, canoeing, fishing and more. Of course, there are many activities to do on the island and all within a 15 minute drive away. Penguin Parade, The Nobbies, Seal Rocks, Rhyll Mangrove Board Walk, Woolamai Beach Walks, Koala Sanctuary, Ferry Trips, The Chocolate Factory, Amazing Things, many restaurants and cafes, 2 wineries, Smith's surf beach, just to name a few. You are spoilt for choice.
Car not needed
How to get there
Ferry: Cowes Jetty: 0.6 mi
There is a regular bus that leaves from Melbourne. Travel by car along the South Gippsland Highway from Melbourne. Less than 2 hour drive. Great signage.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 mi.
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