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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Our room was spotless, the Owners are lovely people, very helpful and friendly. As the advertisements say, the property is very close to the beach and shopping centre. Our continental breakfast was fresh and more than sufficient. Quiet and peaceful. We will definitely stay at the Tropicana Motor Inn again.

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Tropicanami, Owner at Tropicana Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi I am pleased that you enjoyed our property we try very hard to make every guests stay a pleasant one our cleaners will be happy to hear that you appreciated their hard work and we hope to see you again some time. Thanks Mandy

Reviewed 16 August 2016

It's an inn, not a 5 star hotel. Decent enough if you're travelling to see the Penguin Parade, etc. Close enough for a 15 minute drive to most of the touristy things to do. I have no idea about the cost as my sister in law paid, thanks sis. Family room is big enough for 7. (5 adults, 2 small...

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Tropicanami, Owner at Tropicana Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Thanks for your review we are happy to hear you enjoyed our location and size of your room we are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the breakfast. We hope you enjy the rest of your travels. Cheers Mandy

Antibes, France
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

All is organized for savings... Not yours but their ones. Breakfast is piece by piece counted and room cold when you arrive and soap for one person in a 4-room accommodation. Despite this room is clean.

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Tropicanami, Owner at Tropicana Motor Inn, responded to this review

Good Morning Xavier, Thanks for taking the time to provide the Tropicana with valuable feedback, We are sorry to hear that you were unhappy with the complimentary continental breakfast. We are unsure how else we can serve this to make it more appealing to you as each room can have a different numbers of people. We like to make sure...

Yarrawonga, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We stayed at this venue on the 23,24 & 25 of july this year. The welcome was excellent, as was the room. Everything we needed was there. It is in an easy walk to the town centre & the front beach of Cowes & very quiet. The room was very clean and quite large. The owners & staff were very...

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Tropicanami, Owner at Tropicana Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Stephen, Its fantastic to hear that you enjoyed our Motel as well as it's location. We really strive to provide clean comfortable accommodation and are pleased you experienced this. We look forward to your next visit. Cheers Mandy Tropicana Motor Inn

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The room was a good size, comfortable bed, great shower and great heating too. The owners were very friendly. Was able to get a late checkout and breakfast delivered to room on both days. The motel is situated in a good location. Would definitely stay there again

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Tropicanami, Owner at Tropicana Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Michelle, Thank you for the kind words we are happy to hear that you enjoyed you time with us and was great to be able to offer you the check out time you required, we look forward to seeing you again some time. Cheers Mandy

Yarram, Australia
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Quiet, clean , friendly family ran business, close to the town centre & a stroll to the esplanade. The motel is in a great part of Cowes, close to the esplanade, shops, cafes & restaurants. Friendly, down to earth owners. Reasonably priced for clean & quiet location.

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Tropicanami, Owner at Tropicana Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Kerrie, Thank you for taking the time to review our property it's great to hear you enjoyed your stay as well as our location, we hope to see you again some time Cheers Mandy

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Stayed in the family suite was very clean, spacious and well appointed with full size fridge, microwave, benchtop electric oven/cooktop. There is a portable divider that can be used to partion off the bed in the main room for more privacy. There are 2 TVs. Natural light in the room was rather dim but you can turn on enough ligthing...

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Tropicanami, Owner at Tropicana Motor Inn, responded to this review

Good Afternoon, it's so great to hear that you enjoyed the spaciousness of our family suite. We hope to see you again some time. Thanks Mandy

Yeovil, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Had a great room, possibly upgraded as it had a spa bath and a good sized bed. Everything was very clean and well maintained. Located in a side road and about a 10 minute walk to the shops and restaurants. Nice firm bed and good sized TV. Would recommend.

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Tropicanami, Owner at Tropicana Motor Inn, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us as well as our location. Thanks Mandy

Yeovil, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 May 2016

A single storey motel, set in a residential area, within walking distance of restaurants and shops and not far from the Penguin parade, by car. We were upgraded to a spa suite,to have a bath option was very nice. Large room with t.v. fridge, easy chair, plenty of w/robe space. Clean and comfortable. Small garden area with pool. They do...

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Tropicanami, Owner at Tropicana Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Holly, Thanks for taking the time to review the property we are happy you enjoyed your stay as well as the upgrade. Cheers Mandy

Biggleswade
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We wanted to be near the penguin parade, this fitted our needs, the room slept 3, there was a fridge , and most things we needed for a night, staff friendly, bed and room clean . Shower was small, but all things provided

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Thanks for providing some feedback to us we are happy to hear that you felt our rooms were clean and had a friendly experience with our staff, we hope to see you again some time.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Tropicana Motor Inn provides superb Phillip Island accommodation centrally located in a quiet area of Cowes, Phillip Island. Being only minutes walk to the beach, restaurants and great shopping we are your perfect Phillip Island destination. We cater for groups with a Dinner Bed and Breakfast packages available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tropicana Motor Inn

Address: 22-26 Osbourne Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Phillip Island > Cowes
Price Range: $115 - $243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Tropicana Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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“More modern queen spa rooms available.”
 of 5 bubbles P9385ZZsandrab, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Because the motel is off the main road all suites seem quiet, It is walking distance to the center of Cowes”
 of 5 bubbles holgerk166, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The suite is very good for 4 - 5 people and the parking lot is just in front of the unit. It is very convenient.”
 of 5 bubbles koalarda26, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Great location”
 of 5 bubbles G2121, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms appear good...some have been renovated..ours hasn't..but it's still very comfortable..”
 of 5 bubbles 24rhonda400, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
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