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Hotel Description

North Pier Hotel puts you in the heart of Cowes, within steps of Phillip Island Coastal Reserve and Phillip Island Ferry Dock. Highlights at this beach hotel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and free self parking.

All 62 rooms feature free WiFi and TVs.

The restaurant, North Pier Hotel, is open for lunch and dinner. For a drink, you can stop by the hotel's own lounge bar. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas and a snack bar/deli. There's also the convenience of limited parking.

Places within a 5-minute walk of this 3-star Cowes hotel include Cowes Beach and Silverleaves Beach.

Dorm Room - 2 Share

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$50* Per night/room 14 Feb. - 15 Feb.

Guest Room

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Budget Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Two Bedroom Bay View Apartment

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 7 Max

Budget Family Room

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Dorm Room - 4 Share

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

North Pier Hotel ratings based on 304 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.4 out of 5 3.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 3.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for North Pier Hotel

Everyone (167) Couples (39) Family (53)
2 out of 5
Misleading booking. On web site it showed balcony and bay view and two single beds and this is what I booked and paid for. Instead I was given ground floor no balcony and bunk beds. Very disappointed as would not have booked if I had received this.

Posted by on 18 Jan. 2022

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4 out of 5
It’s easy to walk to beach and shops, no parking on arrival I think pub guest park at back Housekeeping and reception really lovely Dining closed early no one to cook but would stay again for a weekend

Posted by on 16 Jan. 2022

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3 out of 5
Location

Posted by on 15 Jan. 2022

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5 out of 5
Great view of the pier and ocean, walking distance from the Main Street was a plus for us.

Posted by on 14 Jan. 2022

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4 out of 5
The staff were under a lot of pressure but they were efficient and friendly

Posted by on 14 Jan. 2022

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5 out of 5
Overall a nice place to stay close to the beach the room has everything I needed

Posted by on 12 Jan. 2022

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3 out of 5
The view

Posted by on 7 Jan. 2022

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4 out of 5
Love the walking distance to everything Would be nice if room could be vacuumed now and then

Posted by on 5 Jan. 2022

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1 out of 5
Listed air conditioning but there was no air conditioning, property was already broken and they tried to charge me for it

Posted by on 3 Jan. 2022

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5 out of 5
Good

Posted by on 2 Jan. 2022

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Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. An outdoor pool, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance are also featured at North Pier Hotel. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. This 3-star Cowes hotel is smoke free.

  • 62 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Deli
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • No smoking on site
  • Bar or lounge
  • Dining venue

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

North Pier Hotel offers 62 accommodations with air conditioning. Digital television is provided. Bathrooms include showers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access.

  • Television
  • Digital channels
  • Shower
  • Air conditioning
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

North Pier Hotel - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 8:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Guests planning to arrive after 6:30 PM on weekdays must contact this property in advance to arrange check-in.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM.
Guests arriving after 6 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests will receive key retrieval information. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at North Pier Hotel

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts Visa and Mastercard. Cash is not accepted. Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property. Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch and dinner. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Service animals not allowed
  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • Events/parties not allowed
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • LGBTQIA friendly
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available

Hotel Names

  • Continental Cowes
  • Continental Hotel Cowes
  • North Pier Hotel Hotel
  • North Pier Hotel Cowes
  • North Pier Hotel Hotel Cowes

You should know

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).
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Frequently asked questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.