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Tropicana Motor Inn

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Room was very clean. Staff were friendly and helpful. Very comfortable stay and would recommend this motel to others. Location was excellent. The island is beautiful and we thoroughly enjoyed the penguin parade.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

what a fantastic motel family frendly staff great service clean rooms comfy beds for older people good parking close to shops .breakfast was great between 8and9 ,the staff would help in all situations this was the second time we stayed at this motel definetly not the last.

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Thank Roy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed two nights in February so that we could go to the beach and enjoy the sights of Phillip Island. The motel was fine. It was clean and quiet. The bed was OK. The room was a generous size. Everything worked. The breakfast was simple but fine.

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Thank Rob E
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed four days in the queen spa room (only planned to stay for 3, but there is a lot on offer). Whilst there were a couple of maintenance items, these were minor and insignificant. Perfect location for Cowes and the beach. Staff are extremely hospitable. Overall, a very enjoyable experience.

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Thank Allan S
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

well phillip island wot a fabulous place tropical island with a moto GP circuit surrounded by blue sea beautiful beaches just two hours drive from Melbourne absolute stunning scenery could not fault the place hotel was fab will defo return next January

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Thank sean w
Morwell, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room was clean, breakfast ok and the motel was close to the main street and the beach. But the host who seemed so nice when we checked in had turned really cold and passive towards us when we went to eat breakfast. He didn't make eye contact when we arrived, instead he focused on his forks and knives and...

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Thank winterspring2017
Tropicanami, Manager at Tropicana Motor Inn, responded to this review

I sincerely apologize if you think i was cold & passive towards you. I like to think i am friendly towards everybody i meet. I can only suspect my mind was other places & not focused on our guests as it should have been. When you greeted me i hope i was friendly towards you then. Please accept my apology.

Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely ambience, exotic plants, hospitable, friendly staff, wonderful self-serve breakfast in tropical style restaurant. Ideal location. Local RSL serves fine food. Great access to penguin parades and hire boats.

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

Hi Graeme Thank you for your kind words its nice to hear you enjoyed our whole property as well as the other great businesses in the area Thanks Mandy

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 12 February 2017

What a great family motel. We stayed in a Family Room which was large enough for 2 adults and 2 teenagers. Although our room was facing the road, it was very quiet. Best part is the very generous continental breakfast served in their dining room. Even included gluten-free bread, toasted in a separate toaster (no cross-contamination) - now that's great...

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

Hi Karen, We are glad that your whole family enjoyed your time with us and we always try our very best to meet as many needs as we can i'm glad you thought to ask if we had gluten free bread as it something we always try and stock but is not used enough to keep out on the buffet....

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Complex was tired and in need of a makeover but room was clean and provided everything we needed. Couldn't hear noise from other appartments- bonus. About a 200 metre walk to the beach. Shops a short walk away as well. Pool on site beautifully heated. Getting in and out of pool would be challenging for people who struggle with balance,...

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

Hi Trish, Thanks for taking the time to provide us with some of your valuable feedback, we are happy to hear that you found our rooms clean and our location great. These warmer days have allowed the solar heating to kick in and will look into your feedback about getting into the pool. We hope to see you again some...

Mornington Peninsula, Australia
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Within walking distance to Cowes for eating,shopping and swimming.Quiet location with good sized room and corner spa which were clean and comfortable.Pool was a bonus with outdoor sitting area.Great light breakfast provided.Happy friendly owners.Have stayed here previously in the older rooms which we also enjoyed.Will definitely be back.

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

Hi Sandra It is always very relaxing to sit and unwind in the spa we are happy you enjoyed it and your time with us we look forward to your next stay with us Thanks Mandy

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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: $111 - $213 (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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