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Melville House

267 Ballina St, Lismore, New South Wales 2480, Australia
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Ranked #2 of 7 Lismore B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Elena A Moree, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Moree, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's like taking a trip back in time when you step through the front door! Excellent service and superb accommodation (oh, and our dog loves it too!!). It's now our regular stop in Lismore. Thanks Helen!

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Melbourne, Australia
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67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 via mobile

Now that we travel with a four legged friend, our accommodation options are limited. Finding Melville House as being pet friendly is a bonus but even if it weren't, it's just a fabulous place to stay. Helen's "hello" on arrival was warm and welcoming. A quick run through of how our room worked and we settled in. Dining advice was... More

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Orange, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

This house is lovely and friendly. Helen's breakfasts and Mike's fire were lovely. But the best thing was Jack the dog greeting me home each day and barking in the house to announce my arrival. Bed was really comfortable and room had everything I needed. Tables were set beautifully and the views from the breakfast room were lovely.

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Newcastle, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Wonderful hospitality. Really clean and big rooms. Great breakfast, I can not believe such a budget accommodation with excellent service and hospitality. My train was late afternoon,the owner Helen told me to stay in my room till the time with no charging extra money.Thanks Helen.I had had chance to see all rooms. Therefore,Highly recommended for everyone, for families, for couples... More

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Rockingham, Australia
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20 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

My husband and I stayed for 7 days whilst visiting a sick relative in hospital. The room that I booked was the Carreras Room.The room has a large wardrobe which I found was useful staying a few days. The bed is comfortable and has a soft mattress. I misinterpreted the description and found that the bathroom was across the hallway.... More

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Enmore, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Melville House is an attractive historical residence in Lismore. I selected the budget accommodation option that included a clean, comfortable room with en-suite shower, toilet, small bar fridge, TV, Internet, and tea or coffee etc. A full breakfast was provided by the owner, Helen, an interesting, friendly and attentive (but not intrusive) host. Melville House is highly recommended, being conveniently... More

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Beenleigh, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Comfy beds, home atmosphere, great brekky, even an inhouse dog! Thankyou Helen for a great stay, the whole affair had a touch of class. I will definitely be back and will bring some friends. Highly recommended!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Helen, thanks for allowing us to stay at Melville House last weekend. We had a crowd of parents and teenage boys for 2 nights & the accommodation, facilities, price were all terrific. We were made to feel very welcome, had a terrific weekend socialising, slept well & ate well. We'll be back regularly. Thank you.

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Canberra, Australia
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Very good price, bed was so comfortable after a very long drive, breakfast was amazing including gluten free and dairy free & we were able to have our dog stay. Would stay again. Helen is a good hostess.

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Gosford, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Stayed here while working on a property. Awesome accommodation. Clean and comfortable room. Great breakfast. Friendly atmosphere. Off street secure parking. Helen is very friendly and highly knowledgeable. Can not recommend this place enough.

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Address: 267 Ballina St, Lismore, New South Wales 2480, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Lismore
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