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Buffalo Motel and Country Retreat

6774 Great Alpine Road, Porepunkah, Victoria 3740, Australia
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Buffalo Motel and Country Retreat
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Great location just a few km's out of the hustle of Bright is where we found serenity alongside the Ovens River view Buffalo Mountain looking down on us - brilliant. Cherie, the proprietor was great; allowing us an early check in to stow our gear and enjoy the day biking the sites. The rooms are great - comfortable and loved... More 

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Mallacoota, Victoria, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Our walking group of close to 30 people chose the Buffalo Motel for our annual excursion, staying 4 nights. The only minor blemish was that my room didn't have a bedside lamp. This was greatly outweighed by the highlights, including (i) the excellent traditional meals, (ii) the relaxing green environment with views to the Mt Buffalo plateau, (iii) Cherie's attentive... More 

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Wagga Wagga, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

What a gem of a facility for a conference. We took 16 people stayed 2 nights used the lounge room (with a roaring fire) for our conference. Breakfast was excellent, the rooms spotless and comfortable. The location close to Winery's, Mt Buffalo and Bright. Cherie made us feel so at home. Great facility, Retro style, best kept secret in the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

Stayed 2 nights. It's retro style but very comfortable bed and room facilities. Has great deck at the back of the restaurant - great for late afternoon wine/beer and relax. It has a lovely seating area out back also which has a relaxing view. Close to river (not close enough to swim). About 10 mins out of Bright - very... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

We booked this motel on a bit of a whim because we loved its retro styling. The look is maintained within the rooms which are decorated and furnished with the same retro feel. The motel is a short drive away from all the hustle of Bright - the advantage is that it's very quiet and relaxing, especially with the Ovens... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

Great value for money accommodation. Newly renovated bathroom, quiet and beautiful setting at the foot of Mt Buffalo and near the river, are real highlights. Good location from which to explore the north east producing region. We liked the quirky retro style. The shower was a bit prickly but no other complaints.

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