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Thistle Hill Guest House

591 Hermitage Rd, Pokolbin, Cessnock, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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Ranked #1 of 9 Pokolbin B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Brisbane, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Thistle Hill Guest House is a wonderful place to stay. Set on spacious grounds, the six guest rooms are beautifully appointed. The hosts Carol & Peter provide amazing service and the little extras they provide eg a bottle of wine and cheese plate in your room on arrival make you feel very welcome. The continental breakfast prepared by Carol is... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Much in need of some R&R and from Brisbane, we based here for 4 nights, checking out the local wineries and just taking in some country air. Hard to pick a fault, Carol you are amazing, so thank you, you deserve 10 out of 10 every time! A warm and sincere welcome, we didn't even need to tell you who... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently got married and both mine and my husbands family stayed at Thistle Hill for a three day weekend... Where do I start! Thank you Carol and Peter for making our stay so enjoyable and a weekend that none of us will forget. You were welcoming and accommodated us no matter what. If you havent stayed at Thistle Hill... More

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Golden, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

We spent two nights at Thistle Hill and would highly recommend the stay there! Carol is a perfect host and the breakfast - speachless! She also had great hints for the dinner and we enjoyed our time very much.

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Canberra, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

My family 12 in total spent the weekend here celebrating our mum's 80th birthday. Carol & Peter were perfect host and everything was ready and waiting. Breakfast was a feast with Carol baking and preparing all and sundry. Eg Frittata, relish and cornbread. Then, Apple crumble, scones, home made jams, as well as baking a birthday cake, We booked guest... More

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Rockhampton, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This was our first experience at a guest house and Thistle Hill has certainly set a very high standard for any other guest houses that we are likely to stay at in the future! Our hosts were welcoming and accommodating to all our needs. We woke up smelling the aroma of Carol's beautiful breakfasts and were not disappointed! It was... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights with some girlfriends and can't recommend it highly enough! We arrived early, but that was not a problem for our lovely hosts Carol and Peter. We were welcomed with a chilled bottle of wine, cheese platter (with one of Carol's famous poached pears) and a lovely toasty warm room. The room was beautiful as is... More

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8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We stayed with a group at this beautiful guest house. Some of the group stayed in the guest rooms and some stayed in the cottage - we were all thrilled with our accommodation. As soon as we stepped out of the car I knew it would be special. Gorgeous white roses lined the path to our rooms. Mornings are a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We were there for two nights, but it only took a few minutes to fall in love with the place. Walking down the path lined with gorgeous white rose bushes to the welcoming front door gave us a a taste of what was to come. Impeccable, beautifully decorated rooms, a bottle of wine and a cheese plate waiting for us.... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We loved our stay at Thistle Hill Guesthouse. We felt welcomed, pampered and spoilt! Carol and Richard looked after us so well and the attention to detail was very impressive. This is an elegant and tasteful B&B, with spacious and beautifully decorated rooms. The surroundings are stunning, and there is a lovely pool and a separate and elegant breakfast room.... More

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Address: 591 Hermitage Rd, Pokolbin, Cessnock, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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Location: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Cessnock > Pokolbin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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