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We spent the weekend here and found the property absolutely charming. Conveniently close to the centre of Cowes and the main strip (2mins drive), very well set out rooms and perfectly manicured grounds. Our hosts made the stay very comfortable and were very informative with...More
Thank TnG K
Response from Glen_Isla_House, Owner at Glen Isla HouseResponded 6 days ago
You're among the first guests we've welcomed since re-openeing after our annual winter recess (we close for winter from MAY-AUG every year).
Thanks indeed for taking the time to leave a review and thanks for choosing Glen Isla for your weekend stay in one of...More
Greeted enthusiastically in person by Ian and Maddie who not only own and run almost everything within the enclosed gardens and properties with great personal pride and obvious pleasure but have also established an outstandingly successfully business supported by international discerning travel agencies around the...More
Response from Glen_Isla_House, Owner at Glen Isla HouseResponded February 21, 2017
Thanks indeed for taking the time to leave a review, which is very clearly from the 'heart'.
Coming from someone with such an extensive professional background in hospitality means so much to us, and we truly appreciate your very considered comments.
Your thoughts very much...More
Like stepping back in time in a French provincial way.
Perfect locale once in the gates the outside world is forgotten.
Madeleine was great showing us around the grounds and the main heritage house.
And recommending places to visit and eat.
The room was fantastic....More
Thank Erez K
Response from Glen_Isla_House, Owner at Glen Isla HouseResponded June 1, 2017
Thanks indeed for taking the time to leave a review, and for choosing Glen Isla House for your accommodations on Phillip Island... There are many choices of accommodation types and styles.
Your comments embody much of our aim here at Glen Isla - to provide...More
We arrived in Cowes after a long drive along the Great Ocean Road in later pm
Our hosts, Ian And Madeleine were very welcoming and made suggestions of where to eat as we had a penguin tour that eve.So many interesting places to visit from...More
Response from Glen_Isla_House, Owner at Glen Isla HouseResponded April 23, 2017
Thanks for taking the time to leave a review of your stay with us here at Glen Isla...
We have the pleasure of welcoming guests from all over the world to Glen Isla, and offering 'local' advice on things to see and do, restaurants and...More
What a great place to stay on Phillip Island. Madeleine and Ian are the perfect hosts for this historic place. Stayed there for three nights and had the privilege to enjoy the comfort and peace of the Historic Suite. Pity that we had to continue...More
1 Thank Ralph M
Response from Glen_Isla_House, Owner at Glen Isla HouseResponded April 21, 2017
Thanks Ralph for your kind words...
The Heritage Suite is our authentic historic accommodations, and it offers a wonderful escape into old-world charm and elegance!
As you say, the sandy beach is just out the back gate, and of course the township of Cowes is...More
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Refrigerator in room
US$194 - US$264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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
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 undertake our annual maintenance on our historic property, and we take a break from the business....
There are a number of restaurants nearby in town that offer dinner (some offer NYE dinner packages), and we can make some suggestions if you wish. We do not operate a restaurant at Glen Isla House these days...
Please make contact with us directly via our web site email (shown on our TripAdvisor listing) and we can provide further information directly.
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"all rooms faced out to garden ,a lovely sitting dinning area in middle"