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Ellen Frances Hotel Motel

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16 Cowslip Street | Violet Town, Strathbogie, Victoria, Australia
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Ellen Frances Hotel Motel
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Newcastle, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Whilst travelling from Newcastle to Melbourne, we decided to take a quick stop off the Hume Highway for lunch. We discovered "Violet Town", which soon became one of our most memorable lunches. The staff at the Ellen Frances Hotel/Motel were more than friendly and helpful creating a very homely atmosphere. The beer on tap was delicious and cold, whilst the... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Last weekend we dined at the Violet Town Hotel on two consecutive nights just to enjoy the beer battered fish. Talk about mouth watering. My hubby had a steak on the second night and said it was equally delicious. The staff are so friendly and Tracey invited us to visit the vege/herb/chook garden at the rear of the hotel. My... More

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Bega, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

just stayed a night at the violet town hotel/motel. terrific atmosphere, blazing open fire, great meal. hosts Garry and Tracy couldn't have done more for us. motel room was spacious and comfortable. thanks again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

I was coming home from Falls Creek last night after a girls ski weekend, We normally stop at Milawa for a meal but the normal café was closed and hotel was booked out so we kept travelling and discussed in the car where we could get a meal just of the highway, we decided to try the Ellen Frances Hotel... More

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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013 via mobile

Stayed in the motel here and enjoyed the fantastic hotel food ambience and hospitality. The owners just couldn't do enough for you and the service was excellent . Rooms are comfy and great value with kitchenette and lounge room - great for a country motel! Inside the hotel has a large open fire and great decor Outstanding food however you... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

Pub meal of reef and beef.. 350g of the tastiest eye fillet, topped with king prawns and creamy garlic sauce! Terrific value @ $25 per serve! Wonderful clean rooms with lots of space! Fantastic half way stop Melbourne to Albury!!!'

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

Great country pub with seperate motel rooms . Open fires in all areas and a large pool room with plenty of games for the kids. Bistro has a large selection of big meals and the food was tops..Has a bottle shop and take away food as well. Rooms are really big with two seperate areas, great for a family.. Have... More

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Address: 16 Cowslip Street | Violet Town, Strathbogie, Victoria, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Strathbogie

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