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The Castle Villa by the Sea

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  • Excellent51%
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  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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“tissue box”(2 reviews)
“romantic room”(2 reviews)
“garden suite”(4 reviews)
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Reviewed 27 February 2008

Philip Island is a microcosm of Australia with native wildlife sanctuaries,the fairy penguin parade, magnificent surf and swimming beaches, and easy access to Melbourne. Jenni and Harley's Boutique Hotel epitomizes home-grown warm and generous hospitality, luxurious accommodations, excellent food in a very tranquil setting, a...More

1  Thank juneko
Response from willywagtail, Owner at The Castle Villa by the SeaResponded 28 January 2013

Thank you Rosalie for your lovely review and we certainly look forward to your next stay Harley & Jennie

Reviewed 25 February 2008

We had the pleasure of a 2 night stay with Jenni and Harley prior to Christmas, and I just felt it necessary to voice our sheer pleasure at the hospitality and thoughtfulness shown to us. On arriving to stay in The Castle Suite (being a...More

Thank ChanelForMe
Response from willywagtail, Owner at The Castle Villa by the SeaResponded 28 January 2013

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay - her name is Elaine Harley

Reviewed 24 February 2008

When you stay in a B&B you expect to feel like you are at home. When you stay at an upscale B&B, you expect a little extra -- charm, a nice location, privacy in your room and those little extra touches that make your stay...More

Thank Angela L
Response from willywagtail, Owner at The Castle Villa by the SeaResponded 28 January 2013

So glad you enjoyed all and hopefully will be back on deck should you return for the tucker Harley

Reviewed 5 February 2008

This hotel advertises its rating as 4.5 - 5 stars. In my opinion and based on my recent experiences here, I cannot say that I can agree with this assessment. On arrival, during a heavy rain shower, we found water coming in through the terrace...More

5  Thank Celtic-Wanderer
Response from willywagtail, owner at The Castle Villa by the SeaResponded 27 June 2009

Having run this property with my wife for some 16 years and hosted thousands of guests - we are proud of our record that in that period, complaints have been minuscule – of these some have genuine reason for complaint and we strive to our...More

Reviewed 12 September 2006

We just returned from our third stay at The Castle and loved it just as much, you really can't find better on Phillip Island. Everything you expect in a small luxury hotel - tranquility and total relaxation and more. We have now stayed in both...More

3  Thank oconnor_h
Response from willywagtail, Owner at The Castle Villa by the SeaResponded 28 January 2013

Thank you for your lovely review Harley & Jenni

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Price range
US$122 - US$257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Cowes
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Cowes
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$122 - US$257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Cowes
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Cowes
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Garden Villa is Very peaceful"
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"My partner and I stayed in the suite which was very nice and romantic."
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"Ask for a suite that looks over the beautiful garden"
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