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Brisbane, Australia
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72 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We stayed for 2 nights and our room was clean and comfy and central to most of the things we wanted to see on Phillip Island. Staff was friendly at booking. Rooms are a decent size, back a bit from the street and parking is in front of the rooms (normal). Room service is available although we didn't use it.... More 

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Point Cook
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56 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Stayed for 3 nights and was pleasantly surprised at how big the rooms are. Management extremely friendly and helpful. A 5 minute walk to R S L and 10 to 15 min walk to Cowes shops and restaurants. Plenty of tea, coffee and sugar supplied and rooms cleaned every day even on the Grand Final public holiday day.

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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24 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We had the family room for one night. It was quiet and comfortable. The rooms and bathroom were clean and the beds comfortable. It is also in a good location, about 10 minutes from the Penguin Parade and the Nobbies. Also within walking distance to restaurants.

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Sydney
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26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This was a warm & comfortable motel for an overnight stay. The room was clean and basic with free wifi. Room was quiet with parking directly out the front. Location is excellent for main street restaurants and shopping. Also only a 10 minute drive to penguin viewing. Room service breakfast was available however, we didn't eat here. My only issue... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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27 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Stayed for two nights in June 2016. Location is good. It's near the Cowes town center - about 15 min walk, < 5 min drive. Not far from Penguin Parage (drive, <15 min) and other Philip Island attractions as well. Room is large, clean and well maintained, although one improvement I can think of is the shower still uses the... More 

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Tarneit, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I book this motor inn online with booking.com..it had reasonable good reviews and therefore I booked... As I drove into complex it displayed beautifully manicures garden that is well designed and open..I was meet at the reception desk with a welcoming and warm approach along with being made to feel important..I was provided with all details of the establishment that... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We only stayed for one night at the Arthur Phillip Motor Inn. Location was great, close to all restaurants, shops, bars, all within walking distance. Room was what we expected. Obviously not a 5 start resort but was as described online. Clean room, plenty parking and staff were friendly. I'd stay again when I go back to Phillip Island. :)

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Göteborg
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24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

A 10 minutes ride from Penguines Parade, close to the sea, many restaurants and different tourist attractions, this simple motel offers everything one needs. When we arrived on the rainy evening, we could watch a whole bunch of parrots looking for food on the lawn in front of the motel. On the way to watch penguins, we saw lots of... More 

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Sydney Australia
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21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Nice clean room. Quiet location, close to town. Just a suggestion - it would be handy to have some crockery and milk in the room rather than find out in the morning that they were available on request from reception. A bit inconvenient when you are in your pj,s Other than that would recommend.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Stayed a night to explore Philip Island. Owners are friendly and offered travel tips on attractions to see. Room was clean. Got upgraded to a spa room although we didnt really need a spa nor used it. Good value for money. Looks to be the best motel on the island and quite close to town stores and restaurants. Central location... More 

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  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Arthur Phillip Motor Inn

Address: Cnr. Thompson Avenue Redwood Drive, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Phillip Island > Cowes
Price Range: £82 - £155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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Arthur Phillip Motor Inn Phillip Island/Cowes, Australia
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“I choose the queen with spa..quite”
 of 5 bubbles 638roseb, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Family Room....2 bedrooms. One is the Queen Bed and in second bedroom has 3 single beds. Good storage and decent bathroom. Has a little sink area with bar fridge, microwave and toaster. Also has a 4 seater table.”
 of 5 bubbles BelindaV318, 2 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Rooms farthest from the main road would be the quietest.”
  • Clean spotless bathroom
  • Small table with bar fridge and microwave in background
  • Storage area and spacious desk with plenty of powerpoints
  • Spacious room, with queen bed and second bed
  • Main bed with lighting
 of 5 bubbles BarbaraCSmith_13, 25 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Definitely a spa room”
 of 5 bubbles broma48, 1 Jun 2014 | Read review
“All rooms are ground floor. All have good parking right outside.”
 of 5 bubbles KiwiLynda15, 5 Feb 2014 | Read review
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