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Glen Isla House

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Breakfast included
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Reviewed 19 April 2015

What beautiful accommodation this is. Glen Isla House is set in a gorgeous, heritage garden with accommodation buildings complementing the original home which was built in the 1870s. Access to the beach is via a back gate. We stayed in the Blue Room which is...More

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Response from Glen_Isla_House, Owner at Glen Isla HouseResponded 2 May 2015

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such an extensive review on Glen Isla. We certainly appreciate your very kind words, and we're sure your review will assist prospective guests in choosing their accommodations here on Phillip Island. As you mention, we...More

Reviewed 8 April 2015

Glen Isla House is magical, enchanting garden surrounds the beautiful buildings. We stayed in the Heritage suite which was exactly what we had hoped for, private, cosy, wonderful king size bed and beautiful decor with a spa.Our hosts Ian and Maddie were very warm and...More

Thank Sue M
Response from Glen_Isla_House, Owner at Glen Isla HouseResponded 2 May 2015

Thanks Sue for your 'magical' review of Glen Isla... When we created Glen Isla House as you see it today, we based our vision on the heritage gardens here, and on the many experiences we enjoyed in Europe, UK, the USA and Asia, where we...More

Reviewed 3 April 2015

If you are looking for somewhere special this is the place for you. Ideally situated next to the beach all rooms are luxurious with old world charm and Ian and Maddie will look after you with personal service par excellence.More

Thank keith b
Response from Glen_Isla_House, General Manager at Glen Isla HouseResponded 2 May 2015

Thanks indeed Keith for taking the time with TripAdvisor to submit a review. We certainly appreciate you efforts to do so. Looking after guests has been a passion since we opened our doors to welcome guests in 2003, so thanks for your kind words! Its...More

Reviewed 18 March 2015

What an amazing place this is. Ian and Maddie are the perfect hosts, nothing is too much trouble. The rooms are beautiful and so comfortable, everything you need is there. The breakfast cooked by Ian is simply to die for, no better way to start...More

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Response from Glen_Isla_House, Owner at Glen Isla HouseResponded 2 May 2015

Thanks indeed Sue for your very kind words. Having travelled extensively and lived overseas for many years, we have a feel for what our discerning international and Australian guests are seeking. Based on those experiences in some of the worlds finest boutique accommodations, chateaux and...More

Reviewed 13 March 2015

Excellent!, I rarely use superlatives but in case they are well deserved. Accommodation, food and service all fantastic. Our only regret is not staying longer! There's plenty to do on Philip Island, from beaches to nature trails.More

Thank Mark T
Response from Glen_Isla_House, Owner at Glen Isla HouseResponded 24 March 2015

Thanks for the 'superlatives' - we certainly appreciate them and your review. (as a senior TripAdvisor Contributor).. Reviews from our international guests mean a lot to us and we value them greatly - as a kind of 'ruler' as to how we measure up against...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$199 - US$229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$199 - US$229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Rhonda S
4 July 2017|
Response from Glen_Isla_House | Property representative |
Dear Rhonda, Apologies for the delayed reply. We are currently closed for our annual winter recess and have been away from the property for a few days on our break. We close every year for a winter break, while we... More
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"Rooms all looked nice, but our de luxe room was delightful."
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"All the rooms seem to be nice."
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"all rooms faced out to garden ,a lovely sitting dinning area in middle"
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"Depending on availability, take a room not too close to the main gate."
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