We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
14/10/2017 15/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Glen Isla House

    230 Church Street, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
    Hotel website
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    14/10/2017 15/10/2017
    Traveller (52)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Dining (10)
    Seas The Day B&B
    282 reviews
    #1 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Ventnor
     
    Ramada Resort Phillip Island
    900 reviews
    #5 of 10 hotels in Cowes
     
    Comfort Resort Kaloha
    232 reviews
    #1 of 10 hotels in Cowes
     
    Holmwood Guesthouse
    143 reviews
    #2 of 10 B&Bs / Inns in Cowes
     
    Overview
    • Excellent93%
    • Very good5%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “b b” (24 reviews)
    “one night” (19 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Suites
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    5.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Glen Isla House
    Special Offer: Click Here Best Rate
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Seas The Day B&B
    282 reviews
    #1 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Ventnor
     
    Ramada Resort Phillip Island
    900 reviews
    #5 of 10 hotels in Cowes
     
    Comfort Resort Kaloha
    232 reviews
    #1 of 10 hotels in Cowes
     
    Holmwood Guesthouse
    143 reviews
    #2 of 10 B&Bs / Inns in Cowes
     
    Rooms
    14 Oct15 Oct
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 3 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 299.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Cowes hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "620d262920fd40f3a5cbc1124c2be102", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":564618,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[69105760],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":14,"month":10,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":15,"month":10,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":299,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"620d262920fd40f3a5cbc1124c2be102","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":299,"lowestMetaPrice":299,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":299,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":299,"lowestMetaPrice":299,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":299,"hotelName":"Glen Isla House","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjYyMGQyNjI5MjBmZDQwZjNhNWNiYzExMjRjMmJlMTAyIiwiQUlLIjoiYmQ2ZmM3NzgyYmFkNDM2N2ExYTQ3YzBjNTBmOTNiMzkifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "14/10/2017", "checkOut": "15/10/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$ 299", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"110829208":"HotelsCom2IB","54171527":"BookingCom","69105760":"Expedia"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Turn Your Opinions into Points!
    Turn your opinions into JPMiles
    Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
    *You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    50
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    Reviews (240)
    There are newer reviews for Glen Isla House
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages

    61 - 65 of 205 reviews

    Reviewed 8 May 2015

    This is such a lovely guest house for any kind of travellers. I stayed here with my hubby for 2 nights, and have received so much travel trips from Ian and Madeleine, the owner of the house. Ian is also the chef who cooks very...More

    1  Thank crystal w
    Response from Glen_Isla_House, Owner at Glen Isla HouseResponded 19 September 2015

    Thanks indeed for your review Crystal. Its been our aim since opening to guests in 2003 to make them feel warmly welcomed, and offer local advice on things to see and do here on our beautiful island. We appreciate you taking the time to leave...More

    Reviewed 29 April 2015

    I am in the hotel business myself (Hyatt) and I understand how difficult it is to create a personal touch for our guests. Ian and Madeleine Baker, the owners of Glen Isla House have succeeded in every way that only an owner can. Visiting Glen...More

    Thank greg_cross2
    Response from Glen_Isla_House, Owner at Glen Isla HouseResponded 3 May 2015

    Well Greg - what can we say! Thanks especially for taking the time to share your thoughts on your stay at Glen Isla. We had no idea you have an extensive professional background in hotel management - and at the premium end of the market...More

    Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

    Last minute Saturday night break with my wife in the Anderson Heritage Suite exceeded expectation on every level. Hosts Ian and Madeleine were consummate professionals in hospitality. Really beautiful room, fire on for arrival, large spa bath with excellent spa products to pour into it,...More

    Thank Worldwombat
    Response from Glen_Isla_House, Owner at Glen Isla HouseResponded 3 May 2015

    Thanks indeed Martin for taking the time to express your thoughts on your stay in our Heritage Suite... It is our most sought after room, for all the reasons you mention, and of course it is actually an authentic & genuine historic part of the...More

    Reviewed 23 April 2015

    Many thanks to Madeleine and Ian for making our Easter stay so special, even when we stuffed up the booking they bent over backwards to accommodate us, wish we could have stayed longer. Can't wait to come back.More

    Thank sugbug
    Response from Glen_Isla_House, Owner at Glen Isla HouseResponded 3 May 2015

    Thanks so much for the 'perfect' review... We do our best to exceed expectations, and seems we achieved that here! Glad you enjoyed your stay with us over the Easter break. Love to see you when we reopen after our annual winter recess. We'll be...More

    Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

    I have stayed at Glen Isla House a few times now. I love it every time. Best place to stay on the island, hands down. I love the gardens, the beds, the privacy and the owners. They really make the place feel like an extension...More

    Thank Jack S
    Response from Glen_Isla_House, Owner at Glen Isla HouseResponded 2 May 2015

    Thanks Jack for your very kind words... As one of our regular guests, we always love catching up and hearing about how things are going with your racing... We appreciate your kind words, and comments on our accommodations. We're always very pleased to welcome you...More

    Seas The Day B&B
    282 reviews
    #1 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Ventnor
     
    Ramada Resort Phillip Island
    900 reviews
    #5 of 10 hotels in Cowes
     
    Comfort Resort Kaloha
    232 reviews
    #1 of 10 hotels in Cowes
     
    Holmwood Guesthouse
    143 reviews
    #2 of 10 B&Bs / Inns in Cowes
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 194 - US$ 225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Expedia, Travelocity, TripOnline SA, Priceline, Booking.com and Hotwire so you can book your Glen Isla House reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Australia >
    • Victoria >
    • Phillip Island >
    • Cowes
    • Also Known As
    • Glen Isla House Phillip Island/Cowes
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (52)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Dining (10)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (51)
    Bathroom (2)
    Nearby
    The Waves Apartments
    229 reviews
    1.90 km away
     
    Island Break Cottages
    4 reviews
    1.54 km away
     
    The Castle Villa by the Sea
    86 reviews
    1.95 km away
     
    Comfort Resort Kaloha
    232 reviews
    1.97 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    MadCowes Cafe
    540 reviews
    1.48 km away
    Island Whole Foods
    72 reviews
    1.42 km away
    Cheeky Goose Cafe
    119 reviews
    1.43 km away
    Fig & Olive
    309 reviews
    1.51 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Cowes Bazaar and Gallery
    24 reviews
    1.54 km away
    Sup Wind Surf
    19 reviews
    1.18 km away
    Grumpys Crazy Golf
    16 reviews
    1.52 km away
    Cowes Night Market
    19 reviews
    1.57 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Rhonda S
    4 July 2017|
    Answer
    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
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "all rooms faced out to garden ,a lovely sitting dinning area in middle"
    Read review
    "Depending on availability, take a room not too close to the main gate."
    Read review
    "I believe all the rooms were of equal quality and indeed the position of each room was in the grounds of the..."
    Read review
    "Book early"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing