Genesta House

4 Star Self Rated

18 Steele St, Cowes, VIC, 3922

Overview

Welcome to Genesta House.

We are ideally positioned just minutes stroll from the Cowes Town Centre, the beach, restaurants and cafes.

Genesta House offers comfortable boutique accommodation.

Relax in the tranquil surrounds that make Genesta House one of Phillip Island's most popular places to stay.

With a genuine kindness and unique hospitality, this is truly a special place

Imagine a warm welcome in this fully restored 90 year old home with 3 beautifully appointed rooms nestled in our magnificent garden, the tranquil sounds of bird life around our waterfall in the front garden or relax on your verandahs..

With reasonable rates and a location to enjoy and unwind, take in the splendor of Genesta House, Phillip Island and our wonderful beaches..

Room Descriptions

Lilly Pilly - 1 night

Lilly Pilly - 1 night

Lilly Pilly - 2 nights

There is an 'ambience' to this room, which leads onto the front verandah overlooking the fishpond and established garden. With a queensize be, cottage furnishings, ensuite bathroom, fridge, tea and coffee facilities with a "Nip" of Port for a night cap, this room will assure you of a wonderful stay.

Lilly Pilly - 4 nights

There is an 'ambience' to this room, which leads onto the front verandah overlooking the fishpond and established garden. With a queensize be, cottage furnishings, ensuite bathroom, fridge, tea and coffee facilities with a "Nip" of Port for a night cap, this room will assure you of a wonderful stay.

Magnolia - 1 night

Follow the path to 'The Cottage' which is a large and private room nestled in the gardens of Genesta House. It has a queen size bed, couch, air conditioning/heating, TV, tea/coffee facilities, fridge, private garden area and own entrance. Fully equipped private OUTSIDE bathroom, 10 feet away.

Magnolia - 2 nights

Follow the path to 'The Cottage' which is a large and private room nestled in the gardens of Genesta House. It has a queen size bed, couch, air conditioning/heating, TV, tea/coffee facilities, fridge, private garden area and own entrance. Fully equipped PRIVATE OUTSIDE bathroom, 10 feet away.

Magnolia - 4 nights

Follow the path to 'The Cottage' which is a large and private room nestled in the gardens of Genesta House. It has a queen size bed, couch, air conditioning/heating, TV, tea/coffee facilities, fridge, private garden area and own entrance. Fully equipped private OUTSIDE bathroom, 10 feet away.

Maple - 1 night

Maple - 1 night

Maple - 2 nights

Also fronting onto the front porch, this 'modernl' room has a more casual look with damask doona cover and pillows, ensuit bathroom with antique fittings, tv, dvd and a small area containing fridge and tea, coffee facilities. With a queensize bed and comfortable surroundings, it will assure you of a wonderful stay.

Maple - 4 nights

Also fronting onto the front porch, this 'modernl' room has a more casual look with damask doona cover and pillows, ensuit bathroom with antique fittings, tv, dvd and a small area containing fridge and tea, coffee facilities. With a queensize bed and comfortable surroundings, it will assure you of a wonderful stay.

Sunflower - 1 night

Sunflower - 1 night

Sunflower - 2 night

Sunflower - 2 night

Sunflower - 4 nights

Sunflower 4 nights

The Fernery - 1 night

The Fernery - 1 night

The Fernery - 2 night

This room is our largest room which you enter halfway down the path. Being very private, with its own verandah overlooking the garden, this room consists of more formal furnishings, antique furniture with beautiful chandelier, modern large bathroom, a fridge, tea and coffee facilities and a 'nip of Port' is supplied as a night cap.

The Fernery - 4 night

This room is our largest room which you enter halfway down the path. Being very private, with its own verandah overlooking the garden, this room consists of more formal furnishings, antique furniture with beautiful chandelier, modern large bathroom, fridge, tea and coffee facilities and a 'nip of Port' is supplied as a night cap.

Business Facilities

Genesta House offers our guests free Wifi.

Tea and coffee, port & chocolate on arrival.

Check In Instructions

Wander down our winding path, following the signs and arriving at the verandah and Reception. Your host will meet you and show you the facilities and take you to your room.

Children and Extra Guests Details

No facilities for extra guests or children.

Car Parking Details

Safe off-street parking is available outside Genesta House.

Travel Directions

Follow Phillip Island Rd into Cowes continuing until you reach the beach, turn right and follow the Esplanade into Steele Street. Genesta House is on the right.

Things To Do

Visit the Penguins, Nature Park, Grande Prix track, Wineries, wonderful beaches (front beach is at the end of the street) lots of walks around the island, visit the seals by boat, fishing tours from Rhyll, markets, restaurants and cafes, but if you are wanting more of a "relax", sit on our verandahs and listen to the waterfall and birds, enjoy the ambience that only Genesta House has.

  • Air conditioning
  • Free parking
  • Internet access
  • Non-smoking rooms/floors

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