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Cheap Cowes Hotels

Amaroo Holiday Park
Amaroo Holiday Park
3.0 out of 5.0 97 Church St, Cowes, VIC
Free Cancellation
AU$99
5.0/5 (4 reviews)

My husband, 3 daughters & myself really enjoyed our stay at the Amaro Park, the cabin we had was very roomy & comfortable. Sitting out on the front decking was lovely & beside the pool area was also lovely. The staff were very friendly, thanks for the wonderful park to stay in

Reviewed on 24 Oct. 2017
When you stay at Amaroo Holiday Park in Cowes, you'll be in a shopping district, within a 10-minute walk of Cowes Beach and Phillip Island Ferry Dock.
Seahorse Motel
Seahorse Motel
3.5 out of 5.0 29-31 Chapel Street, Cowes, VIC
AU$135
4.8/5 (15 reviews)

Very clean, well looked after motel, children’s swings , and a laundry on site. I would have stayed longer in this relaxing hotel but we already had plans in Melbourne.

Reviewed on 3 Oct. 2017
Located in Cowes, Seahorse Motel is by the sea, within a 15-minute walk of Phillip Island Ferry Dock and Cowes Beach.
Phillip Island Apartments
Phillip Island Apartments
4.0 out of 5.0 9-11 Bass Ave, entrance off Chapel Ave, Cowes, VIC
AU$242
4.3/5 (12 reviews)

Good location, close to restaurants and attractions. Friendly staff.

Reviewed on 13 Dec. 2017
A stay at Phillip Island Apartments places you in the heart of Cowes, within a 10-minute walk of Phillip Island Ferry Dock and Cowes Beach.
The Waves Apartments
The Waves Apartments
4.5 out of 5.0 1 The Esplanade, Cowes, VIC
AU$220
4.2/5 (29 reviews)

Loved our stay at The Waves Apartment. It began with a phone call advising us our room was available two hours early. The reception staff are absolutly lovely and a pleasure to speak to. The room was fantastic. It has everything you could need or want and is comfortable. The shower is also fantastic! ...

Reviewed on 8 Jul. 2019
With a stay at The Waves Apartments in Cowes, you'll be on the beach, just a 4-minute walk from Phillip Island Ferry Dock and 7 minutes by foot from Cowes ...
Ramada Resort by Wyndham Phillip Island
Ramada Resort by Wyndham Phillip Island
4.0 out of 5.0 2128 Phillip Island Road, Cowes, VIC
Free Cancellation
AU$170
4.1/5 (62 reviews)

Possum's coming onto balcony at night, trying to encourage us to feed them, even though the local rule is to not feed them

Reviewed on 4 Aug. 2019
Located in Cowes, Ramada Resort by Wyndham Phillip Island is in a regional park, a 1-minute drive from Phillip Island Wildlife Park and 6 minutes from Phillip ...
North Pier Hotel
North Pier Hotel
3.0 out of 5.0 5 The Esplanade, Cowes, VIC
AU$69
4.0/5 (21 reviews)

Terrific location clean rooms helpul stafflarge rooms with an ocean view

Reviewed on 14 Jul. 2019
With a stay at North Pier Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Cowes, just a 3-minute walk from Phillip Island Ferry Dock and 5 minutes by foot from Cowes ...
Cowes Foreshore Tourist Park
Cowes Foreshore Tourist Park
4.0 out of 5.0 164 Church Street, Cowes, VIC
AU$107
4.0/5 (5 reviews)

Bed has caused both me and my partner to have very sore backs

Reviewed on 29 Jun. 2019
With a stay at Cowes Foreshore Tourist Park in Cowes, you'll be on the beach, a 2-minute walk from Cowes Beach and a 2-minute drive from Phillip Island Ferry ...
The Coachman Motel & Units
The Coachman Motel & Units
3.5 out of 5.0 51 Chapel Street, Cowes, VIC
Free Cancellation
AU$101
3.9/5 (15 reviews)

Friendly staff and were very accommodating after a hiccup with the booking

Reviewed on 13 Jul. 2018
A stay at The Coachman Motel & Units places you in the heart of Cowes, within a 10-minute walk of Phillip Island Ferry Dock and Cowes Beach.
Comfort Resort Kaloha
Comfort Resort Kaloha
3.5 out of 5.0 Cnr Steele And Chapel Streets, Cowes, VIC
Free Cancellation
AU$149
3.7/5 (7 reviews)

Pool was too cold, spa reeked of chlorine.romm was outdated, tv was old and outdated.fridge eas old and outdated.felt more like a private hospital room than a reaort room

Reviewed on 18 Mar. 2019
A stay at Comfort Resort Kaloha places you in the heart of Cowes, within a 15-minute walk of Phillip Island Ferry Dock and Cowes Beach.

Hotels In Cowes

Want to get out of the city and up close and personal with some of the country’s cutest animals? Come to Cowes! Just a two hour drive from Melbourne, Cowes is the main town on Phillip Island. Our great range of Cowes hotels and accommodation offer a perfect base to explore this wonderful place.

Philip Island is most well-known for the Penguin Parade, held nightly at the Summerland Peninsula on the Western side of the Island. Phillip Island is home to one of the largest penguin colonies in Australia. Every night at sunset these little creatures return home from the ocean and make the trek up the beach to their burrows.

If you can handle more cuteness head to the Koala Conservation Centre where you can see koalas up close in their natural habitat. The Koala Conservation Centre features treetop boardwalks with close viewing areas to get a good look at these cute creatures in their eucalypt homes. Or if you’d rather head out to sea than for more wildlife watching, you can also head on a seal watching cruises to take you within meters of Australia’s largest Fur seal colonies on the aptly named Seal Rocks off the Coast of Philip Island.

Phillip Island is also home to the Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit. Several major events are held year throughout the year including the Motor Cycle Grand Prix, Superbike World Championship and V8 Supercars Championship.

There’s no shortage of places eat in Cowes. Head to one of the many restaurants and cafes along the esplanade or grab some take away fish and chips to devour by the beach. Fancy a spot of shopping by the seaside? The famers markets are held on the fourth Sunday of every month on Churchill Island where you can buy a variety of locally grown produce and handmade wares. The Cowes Craft Markets are held every second Saturday at St Phillips Church for one-off, handmade designs. So pack your bag and grab your besties in time for a weekend away – and don’t forget your Cowes accommodation!

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