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Captains Retreat

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Apt had a comfortable atmosphere with a beautiful view from every window day & night. Breakfast included real butter! Staff were very friendly & accomodating. Would not hesitate to choose the Admiral view apartment again - it was everything that I needed.

Thank 80catherine2016
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We specifically booked a room based on website location and photos i.e. old style cottage in Ferguson Street (on the edge of Williamstown CBD). When we arrived we were told that our unit was some 850 metres away in Stanley Street. This was a clean, newish two bedroom unit but not what we had expected. No shops nearby and coffee...

Thank GregandJo412
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just love the Captains Retreat, this is my 3rd visit as per usual Melissa & her awesome team looked after me very well, it is my home away from home, love it, just so very comfortable and relaxing the rooms all have ensuites & are very clean & comfortable. Anything you may need nothing is a problem!

Thank JOOLS772014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in the Edwardian Cottage on Railway Parade. Such a beautiful little house within walking distance to restaurants and the pier. Perfect for a romantic night away. Kitchen had everything we needed to make a great cooked breakfast and the outdoor area was a great place to have a glass of wine and a cheese platter before we went...

Thank Mlyko
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff looked after us very well nothing was too great for them. The room we stayed in was very clean and very pleasant to stay. Bed was just so nice i could have stayed in bed all day. Captains Retreat was in a lovely quiet area. It was close to the ferries at Williamstown. We will certainly go back...

Thank Bev B
Callala Beach, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited recently with family and had a fantastic time. All the rooms we used were beautifully presented an decorated. So close to everything you could wish to see in the area, such a wonderful location. Cannot recommend a stay with The Captains Retreat highly enough, such fantastic staff and management, so very helpful and with so much helpful information and...

Thank SandraIrwinCallala
Bendigo, Australia
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We stayed in the Captains Suite and were very impressed. Tastefully decorated and comfortable bed. Breakfast was delicious and nothing was too much trouble! The location was really good too. Very nice outlook from our own balcony over the bay. Definitely recommend.

Thank gr737435
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Just a quick review as we recently visited. Again, an excellent overnight stay. Arrival and check-in is very smooth. Car parking is arranged with the Punt Hill Apartments which is within easy walking distance. The room we had was clean and bright facing onto the rear deck. Comfortable bed ensured a good nights sleep. Good quality ensuite. Tariff includes a...

Thank Stanley F
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We have stayed here twice now both times in the captains suite. It feels like you're staying in a private mansion with wonderful antique style but super modern bathrooms. The hosts and staff are all so friendly and couldn't possibly do any more to make the stay comfortable, friendly and welcome. Amazing breakfasts to suit all styles and such a...

Thank Adelle H
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay, the location is perfect with on street parking (free) and the view is amazing onto all the fishing boats. The apartment has a homely warm atmosphere. There is so much to do and see in Whitby, we will be going back and will certainly be staying at the Captains Retreat.

Thank Richard H

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Captains Retreat

Address: 2 Ferguson St, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Hobsons Bay > Williamstown
Price Range: $177 - $235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Captains Retreat 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Best views & privacy”
 of 5 bubbles 80catherine2016, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ring before booking to secure a 'cottage' or you may get stuck with something you didn't expect.”
 of 5 bubbles GregandJo412, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are great but advise rooms on the 2nd & 3rd level, the Lysander Room is just lovely!”
 of 5 bubbles JOOLS772014, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Captains Suite is definitely a great pick.”
 of 5 bubbles gr737435, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are of a high standard.”
 of 5 bubbles 939stanleyf, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
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