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Seahorse Motel

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Seahorse motel is just awesome! I really love the location (quiet and close to town) and the room (enormous with a huge six seater couch and jumbo telly). There is an allocated car parking space per room. The bed is very comfortable and the pool area is nice. I would recommend staying here! Wifi is only $2 per person...

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked this motel for just one night via the Tourist Information for $ 135 in November 2016 as we were visiting the penguins parade. We had a really lovely self contained unit which had everything you could need at a fairly high standard and very clean. We were more than pleased and would have booked a week, if we had...

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Thank Ange717
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very friendly welcome at check in started off an excellent stay. The room was exceptionally large, and comfortably furnished. The motel pool looked excellent although we didn't have time to use it. The location is good,with the local amenities of Cowes close by, and penguin parade is only 10-15 minute drive away.

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Thank Simon V
Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a 3 night stay at Seahorse Motel great location a short walk to the beach and to the Main Street. The facilities were clean and modern with everything you would need a great family accommodation. Owners very helpful and friendly would high recommend to anyone, we would definitely stay here again.

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Thank Nadine L
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found this gem of a place online, we weren't disappointed. Upon arriving we were impressed with the exterior which was clean with well manicured lawns. The owners were happy, you can tell they have a passion and pride for their establishment. They were very friendly and eager to help with places to eat, things to do and see. The room...

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Thank emme2017
Horley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Seahorse Motel is a classic stop in a very nice town on Philip Island. We chose to upgrade, the extra expense was worth it as the room was enormous. The equipment in the room looked quite new. There is a BBQ area near where the cars park that we didn't use but that like the pool was very well...

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Thank Peter T
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 January 2017

The owners could not have been more helpful. My room was certainly big enough with a full sized fridge. Perfect for a family as big bed, in seperate room, and two singles in lounge/dining. Good pool. Only a short 10-15 walk to main street. Working up there while staying here, but would visit in my own time.

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Thank CaptainFP
Reviewed 20 December 2016

First, this is a nice and clean motel, full kitchen, beds are very comfortable, very clean linen, quite and large area. Kids love the pool and playground. We will find a shining and warm day to book again.

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Seahorse61, Owner at Seahorse Motel, responded to this review

Fred, We are so glad that the children loved the Pool and the Playground. It certainly gets lots of use. Thank you for your review and we look forward to seeing you again

Braintree, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Pleasant stay here. Local to the shops and restaurants of Cowes. Clean and modern apartment, friendly staff. Had a noisy neighbour in the room next door, in particular the evening but that I'm sure was a rarity. Although free WiFi is on offer, it kept cutting out and wasn't very reliable when trying to book my next destinations accommodation. Would...

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Seahorse61, Owner at Seahorse Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We apologise for the Internet cutting in and out. Unfortunately Internet is very slow on the Island but hopefully as we have the new NBN coming this should fix this problem. Look forward to seeing you next time.

Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Hubby and i stayed here. Very happy with the accommodation. The room was clean and a good size and the bed was very comfy. Walking distance from the shops which was also great. Great place for kids too as there's a playground and an outdoor pool.

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Seahorse61, Owner at Seahorse Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review to review our property, we are glad that you enjoyed your stay here.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Seahorse Motel

Address: 29-31 Chapel St, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Phillip Island > Cowes
Price Range: $116 - $178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Seahorse Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Seahorse Hotel Cowes
Seahorse Motel Cowes
Seahorse Motel Phillip Island/Cowes
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“We are in an upstairs room. If you have dodgy knees, request a ground floor room.”
 of 5 bubbles 263yvetteb, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The end unit has a side storage/sitting area and is next to the pool.”
  • comfy bed with large bathroom to left of photo.
  • clean and smart kitchen and lounge
 of 5 bubbles Ange717, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are clean, fresh and pleasant to stay in.”
 of 5 bubbles emme2017, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Two-bed-room suite is perfect for two families, they offer a queen and a single bed in each room.”
 of 5 bubbles 708fredy, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Great for the penguin parade”
 of 5 bubbles 983lh, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
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