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French Island Eco Inn

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Second trip to French Island Eco Inn and it was incredible once again! Phil and Yuko are amazing hosts. The in-house restaurant has you covered for all meals. Sea views, koalas, cozy, need I say more?

Thank Scotty E
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Our family spent time here as we were considering a move to French Island. The natural, beautiful setting and the graciousness of our hosts played a huge role in our decision to buy a home on the island. The cabins and Inn are solar and wind powered, everything is off the grid and completely Eco friendly. The facilities are quite...

Thank Anica B
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 19 January 2017

The owners kindly provided a weekend prize and ferry tickets to me for an auction prize for a local charity I ran in November 2016. The successful bidders are friends and reported back before Xmas that they had a fantastic time, everything perfect. Host sensational, food and service the same. These people who bought the prize are very fussy and...

Thank Pisces1946
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Wonderful 3 days with our family (with an infant and 4-year old) on off-the-grid French Island, with wonderful hosts Phil and Yuko. This place stands out due to the combination of its location/setting and the atmosphere of the place. Our cabin overlooked the meadow with alpacas, the ocean, Phillip Island, and the endless sky. Several koalas are in the trees...

Thank Rome-Fan16
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Kind of want to keep this place a secret as it's so special. Beautiful, quiet, full of wildlife especially koalas and fabulous service. Phil and Yuko made our stay very special with delicious food and plenty of refreshing drinks and 'dad style' humour! Views from the cabins spectacular. Beach well worth the walk with long stretches of pure white sand...

1Thank Kanooka
Mitcham, Australia
Reviewed 6 November 2016

The location is incredible, the food was fantastic, and Phil and the team were extremely patient and beyond attentive with our large family group. We couldn't have been happier. Phil is extremely knowledgeable of all things 'French Island' so be sure to pick his brain.

Thank LeighT668
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

I'd just like to say a huge thank you to Phil and everyone at Eco Inn for making my birthday one to remember. Myself and 19 of my friends took part in the fun and games over a delicious 3 course meal. Everyone looked the part and played the part. I would highly recommend this venue for a get away...

Thank Michelle W
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Fantastic! Always a memorable experience and a great getaway though so close to Melbourne. Local wines also splendid as well as the hospitality if the staff. 70% of this island is national park with amazing bird life and flora. Enjoy.

Thank Christine D
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 April 2016

It is only a 15 minute ferry ride from Stony Point to French Island, but it is like you are entering a whole new world. Phil will happily pick you up from the ferry but we decided to walk, it is an easy 10 min walk to the Eco Inn. The rooms are fairly basic but very comfortable. There is...

Thank Andrew G
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Phil was very helpful getting us settled in, providing a sense of the French Island community/way of life and cracking a few "dad jokes" throughout our stay :P. We were given a map and lots of advice to help us get the most out of our first visit to the island. Phil offered to be on call should we get...

Thank TashnScott

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Address: 10 - 14 Tankerton Rd | Western end of Tankerton Road, about 300 metres from Tankerton Jetty, French Island, Victoria 3921, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > French Island
Number of rooms: 5
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“Book early”
 of 5 bubbles Pisces1946, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Great views which ever side you are on”
 of 5 bubbles andrewgI685ZA, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Definitely have dinner here!!”
 of 5 bubbles rachelcE4436GQ, 29 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The cabins have great views all around.”
 of 5 bubbles ChubandJudyP, 4 Jan 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in an 8 bed (4 bunk bed) chalet-type lodge. It was perfect with 2 bathrooms, soap, extra duvets and pillows, extremely clean sheets. If there was anything missing, Phil could provide it in an instant!”
  • Cosy cabin for the weekend
 of 5 bubbles KTP1985, 9 Nov 2014 | Read review
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