The Waves Apartments

No. 1 The Esplanade, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria, 3922, Australia | 4 star hotel
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This 4 star hotel, located on No. 1 The Esplanade, Cowes, is near Penguin Parade, Fairy Penguins, Koala Conservation Centre, and Phillip Island Nature Park.
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    TripAdvisor Reviews The Waves Apartments Cowes

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

    Travel Blogs from Cowes

    Day 4 - penguins and koalas

    A travel blog entry by lindaloo84 on Apr 16, 2014

    1 comment, 1 photo

    ... Easter holidays. Well, quiet until the evening when we went to watch the Fairy Penguins come ashore just after sunset. As usual, we were desperately early and so had some time to ourselves walking along the boardwalks along the shoreline above the burrows where the penguins would be returning to later in the evening. Then, the hordes of Japanese arrived - and there we sat on benches facing the sea waiting ...

    What a few days

    A travel blog entry by richyb on Feb 14, 2014

    ... building quite the collection of business cards from people offering to help in anyway they can. It's great. I was even given a couple of free beers, and had I not already eaten would have been provided with a steak sandwich. Sounds much better than my meal of pasta and baked beans! I lay in again this morning, as it's cooler now a days I'm not in such a rush to leave early, had breakfast of 5 slices of stale bread and half a pot of Nutella! Nutritious and ...

    Phillip Island-Grand Prix day and penguins

    A travel blog entry by juliacaplan on Nov 29, 2013

    24 photos

    ... homes in the borrows on land and go and see their babies and sleep for the night. We followed some of them back to their little houses and they really couldn't care less that we were all watching they just continued waddling along to their address. It was like the penguin highway, they would all walk in a line and then take off in different directions when it got to their junction:) so funny and sweet to ...

    Little Penguins

    A travel blog entry by stu_in_scot on Nov 23, 2013

    Phillip Island Day trip- went to a wildlife reserve fed some wallabys, kangaroos and geese from our hands and also got to touch a koala bear dense wirey soft hair very strange smelly, creature!Visited a farm with highland cows......a horse and a blacksmiths with some sheep dogs and got a shot at throwing a to a chocolate factory which was well good! and then went to the beach for the penguins! ...

    Cold wind and rain

    A travel blog entry by chris_a on Aug 09, 2013

    1 photo

    ... no signs of letting up. An executive decision was taken to pack up quickly and head to the shelter and warmth of a cafe in Shepparton for breakfast. One attractive aspect of owning a Tvan is that they are simple and quick to pack away, a bonus in inclement weather. Once the decision to head off to Shepparton was taken, it seemed like only minutes before we were taking our last look at the Murray River and winding back along the gravel road, now with ...