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Melbourne, Australia
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23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed overnight with a nice seaveiw the hotel has been in a state of falling apart over the years with so much maintenance needed it would be cheaper to tear it down and rebuild the rooms are trapped in a strange 80s zone with a mustie smell and a strange fit out which makes it uncomfortable to be in just... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Overall rooms where clean, was asked daily if we needed clean towels. Only issue was there was not enough parking, we had to park on the street and being easter weekend and school holidays it was quite busy and made it a little difficult sometimes.

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Thank Kathleen G
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2016

The hotel is in a great location overlooking the beach. It's seriously showing it's age but the room was spotlessly clean, the beds were very comfortable and the staff were great. Only thing we didn't like was the room had been sprayed with a pungent deodoriser.

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Thank DragonNeil
Phillip Island, Australia
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16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2016

The hotel staff are very friendly but this is a noisy place. We expected noise from the night market across the road but hearing the neighbours tv all night and conversations from neighbours on the other side was a bit much.

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Thank MrsN04
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 March 2016

My daughter booked an overnight stay for us last Saturday. We're seniors we didn't know there were no lifts. Upon arrival firs thing you notice is the place is in need of a renovations. It was clean but not spotless, Bed was comfortable and folks enjoyed the nice ocean view. Bathroom wasn't spotless, Lack of toiletries in the bathroom and... More 

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1 Thank Iuvphillipisland
Brisbane, Australia
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111 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2016

The location on the Esplanade and the wonderful sea views from all the front rooms are the highlights of this ageing resort complex. The whole place is of another era but not quite what you might think! Its not a heritage property, unless you think the 1970s should be preserved. That said, everything works, the rooms are large and well... More 

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Thank Michael P
Melbourne
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33 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

When we first checked into the room we were pretty underwhelmed, it was clean but not spotless, and with twin singles instead of a King. The staff quickly came to fix that and were friendly, and we were pleasantly surprised at how comfortable the bed was so we slept well. We had a standard room near the front so we... More 

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Thank Couatlsmrs
Melbourne, Australia
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23 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016

The hotel is conveniently located being across the road from the beach & a short stroll to the main strip. We parked the car on Friday afternoon & didn't return to it until we left on Monday morning. We had an ocean view room which was clean but in desperate need of an update. Still had a shower over the... More 

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Thank joe s
Singapore, Singapore
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304 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

It was a nice hotel with sea view balcony on the main road and a beach in front with changing rooms . There was green soft grass pastures a to laze around . The hotel had free breakfast . Laundry was also there for only 2$ . In all worth the money .

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Thank Seetalusha
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 6 January 2016

My husband and I felt the room was smelly as soon as we arrived. Was supposed to stay 3 nights but on the last night a bullant bit me in bed at 10.00pm then we left immediately. The hotel staff were sympathetic and helpful and refunded the last night accommodation.

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Continental Hotel Phillip Island

Address: 5 The Esplanade | PO Box 797, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Phillip Island > Cowes
Price Range: $134 - $282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Continental Hotel Phillip Island 2.5*
Number of rooms: 62
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“get an ocean front view.”
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“Budget accommodation - Great location”
 of 5 bubbles Iuvphillipisland, 7 Mar 2016 | Read review
“High floors in the west wing are the best.”
 of 5 bubbles A8981ITmichaelp, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view with balcony”
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 of 5 bubbles Seetalusha, 8 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We were in an ocean view room but couldn't see the water because we were on the ground floor.”
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