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Colhurst House

3 Colhurst Place, Mount Gambier, South Australia SA 5290, Australia
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Ranked #1 of 13 Mount Gambier B&B and Inns
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You won't be disappointed staying here. Your host Patty does an excellent job and has good stories regarding the local history and places to visit and eat. Quiet except for the odd ghost or two. Or maybe that's just my imagination. This is a classic B&B that is worth staying at when you're in Mount Gambier if you want to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 via mobile

Stayed one night in the White Room. Spacious and grand old house a short stroll from the centre of town. We had the place to ourselves. Nicely furnished (although the paintwork in our room at least could do a with being freshened up). Lovely home made banana and walnut cake and cookies for guests to help themselves. Delicious. The breakfast... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Colhurst House is a must if you want to experience what is may have been like to live in a manor house. Beautiful comfy beds, the most amazing breakfasts, lovely themed rooms and beautiful gardens.The host Patty will make you feel very welcomed.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Colhurst House is a lovely property with a large, quiet garden in a convenient, walk to the cafes, suburban location. The breakfasts were something to look forward to, the bathroom was brilliant, the decor is delightful and the rooms were wonderful, but the real treasure of the place is the hostess, Patty. Patty made us feel welcome and at home,... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

It is a real treat and privilege to stay in a beautiful home such as Colhurst House. The home (aka the mansion) has been beautifully restored with an eye for detail. The rooms that we stayed in were all large and beautifully appointed. There is a stunning lounge room which is the perfect place to cosy up with a book... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Fabulous setting would highly recommend it. Wonderful service and beautiful breakfast. Set in the original style you are transported back in time staying here. There is no aspect of my stay there that I would change

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

This accommodation is equisite ♥. Not only beautifully located within a breath of main street but, lovingly cared for (and that was just the guests), and great choice of room. The continental and cooked breakfast was an extraordinary gastronomic experience. All prepared for by Patty, the "chatelaine" of the House. Please try the homemade granola, its ☆☆☆☆☆ . This truly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Stayed here August 2014. This is a mansion and you know you are staying in one! We were lucky enough to have the whole place to ourselves, basically free run of the house. Great views from the return vehranda, warm rooms, great beds and a wonderful cooked breakfast next morning. Cannot praise this place enough!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Amazing place!!!! It combines the traditional environment of an old house with all the modern amenities of a great hotel. If you are looking for a romantic place in an uncommon location this is beyond any doubt an excellent option. Even though there is only breakfast available in the house, there are excellent restaurants in the locality that will create... More 

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Actually, a better home. No way can we afford to have this type of renovated character house. I found a beautiful old cupboard & drawer in the room we stayed. In the foyer, I think we found an old heater (?). There are lots of little things that I found so refreshing - compare to staying in generic hotel/motel. The... More 

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