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Glen Isla House

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Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

As soon as you enter the drive and drive down the driveway you forget about the world and day to day stresses of everyday life. We had the pleasure of a private tour of the accommodation available and the beautiful gardens by hosts Ian and...More

Thank Lisa D
Response from Glen_Isla_House, Owner at Glen Isla HouseResponded March 3, 2018

Hello Lisa, Sounds like you could 'feel the serenity' here at Glen Isla. Its a comment we receive often from our guests, especially those who arrive after some days on the road from Sydney on a self-drive tour, and also from guests seeking to escape...More

Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

We started our journey down the Great Ocean Road from Philip Island as we had to see the little penguins in their natural habitat. Amazing. We stayed at the Glen Isla House guest house. We were had to feel at home from the moment we...More

Thank gin_and_tonic69
Response from Glen_Isla_House, Owner at Glen Isla HouseResponded March 3, 2018

G'day Tim and Gilly, Thanks indeed for taking the time to leave a review and for your very kind words... From the outset, its been our aim to make guests feel welcome, looked after and provide exceptional accommodations. Thanks also for your acolades on 'top...More

Reviewed February 13, 2018

High quality in all departments! Friendly, restful, extremely comfortable, delicious breakfast and a rather nice decanter of fortified Shiraz in the room. All put together with great attention to detail and military precision. Many thanks to our excellent hosts, Madeleine and Ian.More

Thank Roger L
Response from Glen_Isla_House, Owner at Glen Isla HouseResponded March 3, 2018

Well Roger, we're standing at 'attention' while reading this! Always great having another military man here at Glen Isla, and as we discussed, Ian served in the Royal Australian Corps of Signals as an officer. As you would well know, officer training and military life...More

Reviewed February 8, 2018

My husband and I have been traveling for years and always look for unique and charming accommodations. This property exceeded our expectations. Glen Isla House gave us a warm hug as soon as we entered the property. The grounds are beautiful, the beach is close...More

Thank elink334
Response from Glen_Isla_House, Owner at Glen Isla HouseResponded February 13, 2018

Thanks indeed for taking the time to leave a detailed review, and for your very kind words... Since opening to guests in 2003, we have always aspired to offer guests a warm welcome and accommodations that are somewhat different to other options available here on...More

Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

A really nice place with a fantastic garden and two nice people taking care of you. Thanks for staying here for two days in your Deluxe Room and the nice breakfast and fabulous home made brownies and pancakes!More

Thank Sdijk
Response from Glen_Isla_House, Owner at Glen Isla HouseResponded January 23, 2018

Thanks for staying with us and for leaving us a great review.. The extensive and authentic heritage gardens which date back to c1870, are maintained by our professional gardener, and they offer a great backdrop to a relaxing stay, with 100 year-old oaks and Norfolk...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$203 - US$211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$203 - US$211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Rhonda S
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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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