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1 room, 2 adults

The Waves Apartments

4.5-star4.5 stars
1 The Esplanade, Cowes, VIC, 3922, Australia

Luxury Cowes apartment with kitchenette and balcony
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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  • Great Apartment , enjoyed our stay. Jun. 5, 2020
  • Great apartment, well laid out & walking distance to everything Mar. 17, 2020

The Waves Apartments

from A$165
  • Executive Studio (2 Person)
  • Family Studio (4 Person)
  • Superior Studio

What’s around The Waves Apartments


  • On the beach
  • Phillip Island Coastal Reserve - 1 min walk
  • Silverleaves - 1 min walk
  • Phillip Island Ferry Dock - 4 min walk
  • Main Beach - 5 min walk
  • Cowes Beach - 7 min walk
  • Phillip Island Wildlife Park - 38 min walk
  • Sandy Point - 2.9 mi / 4.7 km

Getting around

  • Tullamarine Airport (MEL) - 123 min drive
  • Melbourne Baxter Station - 73 min drive
  • Melbourne Somerville Station - 75 min drive
  • Melbourne Tyabb Station - 76 min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 28 apartments


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-6:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
The front desk is open daily from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and key retrieval information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

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

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

The manager

The manager

Speaks: English.

At the property

Food and drink
  • Barbecue grills
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the apartment

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Pillowtop mattress
Things to enjoy
  • Balcony
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Jetted bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 52-inch plasma TV
  • Premium TV channels
  • DVD player
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenette
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware and utensils

The Waves Apartments’s small print

Also known as

  • Waves Apartments Apartment Cowes
  • The Waves Apartments Apartment Cowes
  • Waves Apartments Apartment
  • Waves Apartments Cowes
  • Waves Apartments
  • The Waves Apartments Hotel Cowes
  • The Waves Apartments Phillip Island/Cowes
  • Waves Apartments Hotel Cowes
  • The Waves Apartments Cowes
  • The Waves Apartments Apartment


Parking height restrictions apply.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds. Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector on site.

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

The property is professionally cleaned, and disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Contactless check-out is available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for AUD 15.0 per day

Cribs/Infant beds are available for AUD 15.0 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for The Waves Apartments

  • Does The Waves Apartments offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, The Waves Apartments does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered at The Waves Apartments?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Are pets allowed at The Waves Apartments?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at The Waves Apartments?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.

Recent reviews

Superb 9.0 From 185 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Perfect stay
Enjoyed the stay!!
au1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Must return
Apartment overlooked the water. We had our breakfast in the sun on the balcony. Comfortable couches. Everything was perfect. The lift near us was a wonderful bonus. Loved it.
James, au3 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
So close to the township of Cowes
A spacious apartment for two with a living area/kitchenette separated from bedroom.
Geof, au1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great location, waterfront, great views, walk to restaurants
au1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
1 night stay
Just an overnight stay but we were really impressed by the size of the room. Had 2 couches as well as a comfy bed plus bunks and small kitchenette. Everything was clean and in good condition. Highly recommend
Liz, au1 night romance trip
Very good 8.0
good room
paul, au2 night romance trip
Very good 8.0
Phillip Island Track Day Accommodation
Very pleasant stay in a very central and scenic location.
Michael, au3 night family trip

The Waves Apartments

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