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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had no expectation and were blown away the minute we stepped in. Melissa, the owner and hostess, met us and magically made us feel super special and welcome. Our room was beautifully decorated and comfortable. The bed was the best we have found anywhere. Breakfast was excellent. Attention to detail is flawless. Shops and restaurants within walking distance yet...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for New Years Eve and was greeted by the beautiful Maree , (hope the spelling is correct ! What amazing host's ! So caring friendly and attentive and welcoming ! The kind of people you feel like you have always known ! My accomodation was spectacular and it felt like stepping back in time which worked in...

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Greater Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed for three nights over Christmas in this lovely house at 2 Ferguson St. My room was beautifully furnished with a comfortable bed and there is a delightful common lounge and dining area upstairs that leads out on to a deck. The team that ensures this b&b runs smoothly are very welcoming. I would recommend this b&b to anyone...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Booked to stay here and visit my daughter nearby on recent visit. The Residence is somewhat confusingly offering different types and themed rooms but not at the same location ( as per the picture). I arrived with two cases one large and informed I had to gone several blocks away. This could have been a deal breaker from the convenience...

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xxx261669, Owner at Captains Retreat, responded to this review

Thanks for your lovely review. Yes that is a lovely apartment with views down the river to the Westgate bridge. Im not sure of you know this but we also now manage the apartment right next door. It is a 2 bedroom apartment and has views the other way of the popular Anchorage restaurant and yachts. My sincere apologies for...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 6 December 2016

The Apt had a comfortable atmosphere with a beautiful view from every window day & night. Breakfast included real butter! Staff were very friendly & accomodating. Would not hesitate to choose the Admiral view apartment again - it was everything that I needed.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 December 2016

We specifically booked a room based on website location and photos i.e. old style cottage in Ferguson Street (on the edge of Williamstown CBD). When we arrived we were told that our unit was some 850 metres away in Stanley Street. This was a clean, newish two bedroom unit but not what we had expected. No shops nearby and coffee...

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Thank GregandJo412
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Just love the Captains Retreat, this is my 3rd visit as per usual Melissa & her awesome team looked after me very well, it is my home away from home, love it, just so very comfortable and relaxing the rooms all have ensuites & are very clean & comfortable. Anything you may need nothing is a problem!

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Thank JOOLS772014
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the Edwardian Cottage on Railway Parade. Such a beautiful little house within walking distance to restaurants and the pier. Perfect for a romantic night away. Kitchen had everything we needed to make a great cooked breakfast and the outdoor area was a great place to have a glass of wine and a cheese platter before we went...

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Thank Mlyko
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 13 November 2016

The staff looked after us very well nothing was too great for them. The room we stayed in was very clean and very pleasant to stay. Bed was just so nice i could have stayed in bed all day. Captains Retreat was in a lovely quiet area. It was close to the ferries at Williamstown. We will certainly go back...

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Callala Beach, Australia
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Visited recently with family and had a fantastic time. All the rooms we used were beautifully presented an decorated. So close to everything you could wish to see in the area, such a wonderful location. Cannot recommend a stay with The Captains Retreat highly enough, such fantastic staff and management, so very helpful and with so much helpful information and...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Captains Retreat

Address: 2 Ferguson St, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Hobsons Bay > Williamstown
Price Range: €123 - €167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Captains Retreat 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“We had the Nelson room with smallish bathroom. The Captains Suite would be our next.”
 of 5 bubbles DuangT, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Best views & privacy”
 of 5 bubbles 80catherine2016, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ring before booking to secure a 'cottage' or you may get stuck with something you didn't expect.”
 of 5 bubbles GregandJo412, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are great but advise rooms on the 2nd & 3rd level, the Lysander Room is just lovely!”
 of 5 bubbles JOOLS772014, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Captains Suite is definitely a great pick.”
 of 5 bubbles gr737435, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
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