Apartments
Kitchen
City view
Garden
Washing machine
Free WiFi
Balcony
Free parking
Bathtub
Air conditioning

Captains Retreat Apartments and Cottages offers a variety of boutique-style accommodations options in Williamstown, most of the accommodations options are just a few minutes' walk from the Waterfront, busy Nelson Place restaurant and the shops on Ferguson Street and Douglas Parade.

You can choose from:

1) Rooms or Suites in the large heritage Victorian style house.
2) Apartments and Cottages also in Williamstown.
All apartments and cottages are either opposite or within a 2-5 minute drive from the Captain's Retreat main house.

Captains Retreat boutique accommodations is in a large heritage Victorian-style house, rooms feature a flat-screen TV and an private bathroom, some also have a fireplace and a spa bath. The refurbished Apartments and Cottages feature stylish décor and some of the apartments offer waterfront views.
Captains Retreat is located a 6-minute walk from Gem Pier and a 15-minute walk from Williamstown beach. It is a 15-minute drive from Melbourne city and 20-minute drive from St Kilda. Melbourne Airport is a 25-minute drive from the property.

Captains Retreat venues all offer free WiFi. Luggafe storage services are also available.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

Captains Retreat Apartments and Cottages has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Mar 18, 2013

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

FREE parking!

Reliable Info
Guests say the description and photos for this property are very accurate.

Availability

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Accommodation Type
Sleeps
 
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Property questions and answers
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  • Is it easy to get to Flemington race course from your property? -
    Hi there, Flemington race course is approx. 13km from our property. Train 51 mins Taxi 14mins Bus 39mins Hope this helps - any further questions plea..
    Answered on July 6, 2021
  • Hi, Can you confirm you have cots and high chairs available at the property? We would be coming with a one-year old. Thank you Avital
    Hi Avital, thanks for your message. We do have have a porta-cot but we do not have any high chairs. Have you already mad a booking with us? Kind regards
    Answered on December 21, 2020
  • do you have car parking spaces on site
    Yes we have both on street and provide undercover car parking.
    Answered on November 17, 2021
  • Hi, what is your COVID cancellation policy?
    NOTICE required according to length of stay 1-3 days:48 hrs notice required 4-13 days: 1 weeks notice required 14 days + 2 weeks notice CANCELLATION ..
    Answered on January 25, 2021
  • Hi I have just booked a 1 bed apartment at Captains Retreat. This is supposed to have a private balcony. Please confirm this. Janice Nice
    We look forward to welcoming you soon :)
    Answered on February 23, 2022
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Captains Retreat - Rooms, Apartments and Cottages.
Multi-award winning Captains Retreat Apartments & Cottages offers a variety of stylish, boutique accommodation - all in Williamstown and most within metres of the waterfront, shops, restaurants & yacht clubs. Choose between: IN THE BEAUTIFULLY RENOVATED, LARGE VICTORIAN HOUSE option 1) The Captains Spa suite - private balcony, separate private lounge area, bay window, ensuite with double shower & spa bath. option 2) Corsair Spa Room - gas fire in bedroom, fire mantle in ensuite with spa bath. option 3) Endeavour Room - smallest & newest room with small ensuite bathroom. Guests have access to the garden & Britannica lounge, where guests are welcome to help themselves to tea, coffee, muscat & biscuits either sitting near the open fire or in the bay window. We've had to make some changes in line with world events and therefore can no longer provide a cooked breakfast, so our tariffs have been adjusted accordingly. There are numerous great breakfast cafes and restaurants nearby. IN SELF CONTAINED APARTMENTS AROUND WILLIAMSTOWN * options 4-8) A selection of 1-3 bedroom apartments (some with water views). These include a breakfast basket for the first day of stay.
Whether you need a bed for the night or are looking for a memorable stay experience we can help you. Most of our guests during the week are corporates who like the fact that we offer something that feels a bit more like home than your typical corporate hotel. Our weekend guests are usually couples looking for a relaxing weekends away with a nice meal in one of our many local restaurants. And then we have our travellers who, like both the corporates and the weekenders, are looking for something that is just a bit different to the usual accommodation venues. We look forward to welcoming you to beautiful, waterside Williamstown. Melissa and the team from Captains Retreat
Enjoy the city views from historic Williamstown by the water, just minutes from the CBD and offering the best of bayside with a western edge. Wayfarers and seafarers Sit back and relax in a cafe or bar along the Williamstown foreshore and soak up the proud maritime history of Williamstown, which was established in 1837 as Melbourne's first port. Visit the fascinating Seaworks precinct and see which inspiring tall ship is visiting. Set sail once a month on the Enterprize, the first vessel to carry European settlers up the Yarra. Visit the Maritime Museum at Gem Pier, and check out the Sea Shepherd when it's in port. The old and the new Explore the diverse range of arts, crafts and other speciality shops around historic Nelson Place. Wander through the monthly craft market and dine out in the waterfront eateries housed in the beautifully restored old buildings with photogenic views of the city skyline. Discover Williamstown's secrets at the intriguing Historical Museum, and get the darker side of historic Williamstown on a nightly ghost tour. Beauty and the beach Enjoy relaxing summer picnics and paddling in the shallows at Williamstown Beach.
Language spoken: English
Area info *
Amenities of Captains Retreat Apartments and Cottages
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
Outdoors
Sit back and relax
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Room Amenities
Extra comfort
  • Ironing facilities
  • Iron
Media & Technology
Fun for everyone under one roof
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
Internet
WiFi is available in some rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
  • Secure parking
  • Parking garage
Transportation
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
Cleaning Services
  • Laundry
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
Miscellaneous
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

Captains Retreat Apartments and Cottages takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 9:00 PM

You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to apartment type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa American Express Captains Retreat Apartments and Cottages accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please note that for the 'breakfast included' option for apartments and cottages, guests receive a continental breakfast basket for the 1st breakfast on arrival.

Please note that all Captain's Retreat guests must check-in Captain's Retreat main house, in respective of which venue they have booked.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Please inform Captains Retreat Apartments and Cottages of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Captains Retreat Apartments and Cottages

  • The prices at Captains Retreat Apartments and Cottages may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Captains Retreat Apartments and Cottages is 650 feet from the center of Williamstown.

  • Check-in at Captains Retreat Apartments and Cottages is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at Captains Retreat Apartments and Cottages (subject to availability) that can accommodate:

    • 2 guests
    • 4 guests
    • 5 guests
    • 6 guests
    • 7 guests

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • Captains Retreat Apartments and Cottages offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at Captains Retreat Apartments and Cottages (subject to availability) that have:

      • 1 bedroom
      • 2 bedrooms
      • 3 bedrooms
      • 4 bedrooms

      For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

    • From the nearest airport, you can get to Captains Retreat Apartments and Cottages by:

      • Taxi 30min

    • Yes, there are options at this property that have a balcony. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Captains Retreat Apartments and Cottages on this page.

    • Yes, Captains Retreat Apartments and Cottages is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • The nearest beach is 0.7 miles from Captains Retreat Apartments and Cottages.