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Ardara House B & B

4 Aberdeen Street, Geelong, Victoria 3218, Australia
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Ardara House B & B
Ranked #1 of 12 Geelong B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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
    5 of 5 stars
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Manila
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114 reviews 114 reviews
17 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

This lovely old house has been carefully preserved and tastefully furnished, using quality materials. It's warm and welcoming and our double room was very spacious, with a marvellously high ceiling and a clean and adequate bathroom. Although Ardara is on a very busy main road, we had no trouble with noise as the traffic all but ceases at night. As... More

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

What a fantastic and lovely place to stay! Maureen and Owen were soo very friendly and accommodating- anything you needed they were more than happy to help. I would most definitely stay here again and would recommend it to anyone needing to stay in Geelong for a few nights. Breakfast was prepared every morning and was delicious. My room was... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

My Irish friend and I were made to feel like part of the family. We had a lovely relaxing stay in this beautiful home. Would definitely stay again. The separate lounge area for drinks and relaxing was perfect. Thank you.

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014 via mobile

Visited Ardara House for a girls weekend away. From the moment we walked in the door our hostess Maureen and her her husband made us feel that we were part of the family. The house is immaculate and the rooms are more than comfortable. Breakfast was more than ample and the fresh fruit was a very nice touch. We walked... More

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Newcastle, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Stayed one night in March in a beautifully furnished and comfortable room. Pot of tea on arrival provided by our very friendly host. Very quiet despite the fairly busy road and only a short drive or a walk to the waterfront. Fresh fruit and variety of cereals and toast served in the breakfast room. Would recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

A very nice break from boring hotel rooms that all seem the same. Ardara is decorated in a delightfully old fashioned way and is very comfortable and well-kept. The owner, Maureen, is very hospitable and goes out of her way to chat and offer advice about the surrounding area.

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Port vila
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

We stayed at Ardara House this week as a last minute type of stay after an afternoon of bird watching. Although I was a bit loose with my communication (sorry, Maureen), Maureen was very friendly and "no fuss", when we arrived kind of late and without confirming first. Our room was beautiful, with fit out in full period style, with... More

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Ardara house is a great place to stay. Maureen and Owen are lovely hosts. They provide a wonderful welcome that makes you feel that you are in your own home. Maureen and Owen provide a lovely irish touch of hospitality.

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Sale, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Thank you so much Owen and Maureen for you magnificent hospitality. The house was beautiful and we felt so much at home that we will be back. The house was in a great location and walking distance to all that we were after. The night market that you told us about was great. We both really enjoyed chatting to you... More

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Sydney
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Amazing BnB and lovely hosts- Maureen and Owen, very nice place and warm hospitality and have a great feel of being at home. Place is clean and nice. And it is near the City Centre and Pakington shopping precinct... Will not hesitate coming back here again and recommend it to people... Justina Wong

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Address: 4 Aberdeen Street, Geelong, Victoria 3218, Australia
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Location: Australia > Victoria > Geelong
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $

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Ardara House built in the Edwardian period as a large family home is just minutes to Geelong Waterfront, Botanical Gardens, Deakin Waterfront Campus and many of Geelong's finest restaurants. Our family run business offers a warm irish welcome with ample guest rooms with all facilities. Ardara House is l5 mins from Avalon Airport and has off street parking. ... more   less 
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