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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

On arrival the land lady was extremely friendly to new guests and was very accommodating. The accommodation is exceptional and the facilities and amenities just makes the stay even better. We couldn't swim in the cold pool but enjoy some time in their spa which was warm and made the experience even better. Definitely will be staying here again if...

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Worthing, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived here on a road trip and stopped for 3 nights, found the whole stay excellent. I can't for any reason find why previous visitors moan!! What part of self catering don't they understand?? Anyway moving on the cottage was great comfortable, cosy,etc etc. Location was fine just a few minutes from shops and requirements, a couple of nights we...

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Camberley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Firstly let me see I am stunned to see another reviewer complain at the absence of breakfast despite there being a large lettered notice at the entrance stating 'self catering' cottages. If he was disappointed the argument is with his travel agent not the supplier. Despite this, I think the reviewer was being a little churlish in that there was...

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Stamford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Our UK travel agency had booked this cottage for us on a B&B basis as one of our stops as we travelled btween Sydney and Adelaide. Our experience started off when we arrived at reception to find no-one there. Checking in forms had been printed off and left on the counter to complete, with an instruction for those who hadn't...

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Reviewed 14 March 2017

We were disappointed overall - the breakfast; which was just a couple pieces of bread, a couple,of small boxes of cereal, instant coffee and juice boxes. You will be about a 10 minute drive to town - we took a cab one night and it was $15 each way. The owners/managers were not visible to check on us or to...

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Banbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Really glad we stayed here. It's a very spacious cottage with separate bedroom, large bathroom and enormous lounge/diner with separate kitchen off. The cottage included fully equipped kitchen and laundry facilities and a breakfast pack (even though described as self catering). Very clean, communal heated swimming pool, hot tub/ spa. It's in a beautiful Rural location on the edge of...

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Jan D, Owner at Waverley House Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review - we are so happy you enjoyed your stay and do hope you are able to return one day.

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Stayed 2 nights on our road trip from Melbourne to Sydney. Wished we had more time here as it's beautiful. The location is stunning, although slightly out of town and you need a car to get back and forward. The cottage is very well appointed with a large living, dining, kitchen area with all mod cons. Lovely bedroom and large...

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Jan D, Owner at Waverley House Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this thoughtful review which I think will help future travellers understand what we offer our guests. We are very proud of our self contained cottages and the leafy setting so it is terrific to read a "fabulous" review - we love that you enjoyed what we work so hard to provide.

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped here overnight on our drive from Melbourne ultimately to Sydney. Lakes Entrance itself had not really impressed us on arrival, and the less than positive mood that this had engendered persisted here. Yes the 'chalet' was spacious and comfortable enough, but there were rather too many "dos and don'ts" for the class of accommodation that we had been...

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Jan D, Owner at Waverley House Cottages, responded to this review

Grumps DC - I think all of us who travel have our favourite places and an overnight stop does not always give the best chance to get to know a town or the people in it. Our cottages are self catering, continental provisions provided are complimentary start up provisions and guests can, and often do, ask to have full breakfast...

Pakenham, Australia
Reviewed 16 January 2017

My children and I loved saying at Waverley house cottage. From the moment we arrive we felt welcome and at peace. Our cunninghame cottage was beautiful, with our hosts Jan and rob even providing a continental breakfast for the next day. The location of the cottages is perfect, just minutes away from the town of lakes entrance. My girls loved...

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Jan D, Owner at Waverley House Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you Alison - it was a pleasure to be your host and hear the happy laughter coming from the pool. We also appreciated the lovely poem and drawings left in the cottage guestbook. My hardworking staff also love it when they come into a cottage to find these appreciative comments and the cottage facilities left as you would hope...

Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Good location, spacious cottage. We were expected, the key was waiting at reception. The kitchen is well equiped but need a thorough cleaning: greasy surfaces of hood and refrigerator; used cleaning sponges and a smelly dishcloth. The floors felt sticky

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Jan D, Owner at Waverley House Cottages, responded to this review

We were surprised to read of some cleaning issues in the kitchen as our staff do take pride in presenting each cottage as best they can (sometimes with constant changeovers or where guests have left a shocking mess there isn't time to do more than a surface clean of less accessible spots like the hood etc) However although it wasn't...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Six 1 and 2 bedroom private and unique FSC cottages. Quiet and private location and only 2 minutes drive to town centre and the famous Ninety Mile Beach and Gippsland Lakes. Tastefully furnished and set in landscaped native gardens overlooking Lakes Entrance and located next to Lakes View Golf Course. Cottage features include - Woodfires, Spas, queen/ king/ king single beds, reverse cycle air conditioning and outside – generous verandahs and covered carports. All boast well appointed kitchen and laundry and spacious rooms. A continental breakfast basket for the first morning is included in the tariff. Relax and enjoy our solar heated Pool, Covered BBQs or the Hydrotherapy spa with its open fire and plasma TV. Perfect Gippsland location for short breaks, romantic escapes and longer stays with family and friends. Lakes Entrance – an ideal base to explore East Gippsland’s National Parks, cruise, sail or fish the lakes, ocean and rivers. Enjoy Gippsland’s abundant natural and fresh attractions. Your Hosts, Rob & Jan Davis look forward to making your stay an Inspiring one. ... more   less 

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Address: 205 Palmers Rd, Lakes Entrance, Victoria 3909, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Gippsland > Lakes Entrance
Price Range: €117 - €181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Waverley House Cottages 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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