Seahorse Motel

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Overview of Seahorse Motel

Seahorse Motel

3.5 star property
3.5-star Cowes motel with outdoor pool

9.2/10 Superb

658 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry facilities
The price is CA $132
Price available on 08/18/2022
29-31 Chapel Street, Cowes, VIC, 3922
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Outdoor pool
  • Air conditioning
  • Garden
  • Laundry service
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Picnic area
  • Barbecue grills
  • Limited hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Playground
For families
  • Playground on site
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Patio
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C

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About this area

Getting around

  • Melbourne Airport (MEL) - 122 min drive
  • Melbourne Baxter Station - 73 min drive
  • Melbourne Somerville Station - 74 min drive
  • Melbourne Tyabb Station - 75 min drive

About this property

Seahorse Motel

Seahorse Motel is a great choice for a stay in Cowes. Other highlights include an outdoor pool and a garden. The helpful staff and overall value get great marks from fellow travelers.


English, Italian

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 24 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time from 2 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free WiFi in public areas


  • Free onsite self parking
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Barbecue grills

Traveling with children

  • Playground

What to do

  • Beach nearby


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services


  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • An outdoor pool


  • In-room accessibility


  • English
  • Italian

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television
  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning and heating
  • Iron/ironing board

What to enjoy

  • Patio

Freshen up

  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

The property is professionally cleaned; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.


This property does not have elevators.

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 credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Seahorse Motel Cowes
Seahorse Motel
Seahorse Cowes
Seahorse Hotel Cowes
Seahorse Motel Phillip Island/Cowes
Seahorse Motel Motel
Seahorse Motel Cowes
Seahorse Motel Motel Cowes

Frequently asked questions

Does Seahorse Motel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Seahorse Motel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Seahorse Motel?
As of 17 Aug 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Seahorse Motel on 18 Aug 2022 start from CA $132, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Seahorse Motel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Seahorse Motel?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Seahorse Motel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Seahorse Motel?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Seahorse Motel?
You can check in from 2 PM - 6:00 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
What is there to do at Seahorse Motel and nearby?
Seahorse Motel has an outdoor pool and a picnic area, as well as a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Seahorse Motel?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Waterboy Cafe (5-min walk), Cafe Lugano (6-min walk), and La Porchetta (6-min walk).
Does Seahorse Motel have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, every room features a patio.
What's the area around Seahorse Motel like?
Seahorse Motel is located near Cowes Beach, just a short 9-minute walk from Phillip Island Ferry Dock and 5 minutes' walk from Waterboy Cafe. Travelers love the motel's prime location.

Overall score and ratings






Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



8/10 Very good

Antony, 2-night trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Great location, simple, good accomodation and GREAT water pressure in the shower
Kerry, 2-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Clean and comfortable.
Dorothy, 2-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

Wan Fung, 2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Very good amenities and very clean unit.
albert, 2-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Quick check in, room was spacious and very clean. Loved staying at the Seahorse and will definitely be back. Highly recommend.
Kelly, 2-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Room was very clean and well maintained, shower was fantastic.
Keeh Robert, 2-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Was a nice clean place to stay, friendly and close to town. Would defiantly stay again.
Lisa, 2-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Mireille, 2-night trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Aimee, 4-night trip
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