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Thorn Park by the vines

Quarry Road | Sevenhill via, Clare, South Australia 5453, Australia
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Caboolture, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

David and Michael made us feel like honoured guests in their home a wonderful ambiance with an unbelievable attention to detail. Freshly prepared food with matching wines equivalent to dining in a 5 star restaurant. My husband and I with our 2 friends had a truly wonderful experience. It was lovely to just sit and read in the beautifully decorated... More 

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Adelaide, South Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

If you're looking for luxury combined with a beautifully peaceful and serene setting looking no further than Thorn Park by the Vines. Having stayed at the original Thorn Park, I was looking forward to visiting David and Michael again at their new Thorn Park as I had no doubt it would be wonderful. Needless to say we were not disappointed,... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

My husband recently had a significant birthday so where to celebrate not too far from Adelaide? Thorn Park of course. We had not visited the" new" Thorn Park and were delighted that the care and attention is the same, if not better! David and Michael made John's celebrations special. G & T's on the verandah overlooking the vineyards after a... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Our first visit to the NEW Thorn Park, and just like their previous establishment David and Michael made our time with them a wonderful experience. Their welcoming hospitality and the fact that everything has been thought of to make our time with them so easy and comfortable made our two nights a tremendous experience. The food is absolutely super with... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

This is a truly amazing place. Starting with our hosts, Michael and David, who made us feel that we were part of their family who had just dropped by for a couple of nights. If only family would look after us this well! The facilities are superb, from the huge bedroom with a really comfortable bed and one of the... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

David and Michael welcomed us into their delightful establishment with the warmth and generosity that was the hallmark of our stay. Super comfortable facilities, classy furniture and fittings and fabulous food made our stay a real delight. The purpose built facility nestles amongst the gums and overlooks the vineyard and rewards the guest with a peaceful outlook to enjoy after... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Staying with Michael and David is like staying with old and dear friends in their gracious and elegant home. We first stayed with them 28 years ago and, if anything, this time was even better than the first. Food superb, excellent wines (probably too much!) and charming, warm hospitality. "The Boys" as they are universally referred to in the Valley,... More 

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Lorne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We had planned to drive through the Clare Valley on our way to the Flinders Ranges . The location was found on the website and when we booked we thought well we could try the cook there and if we didn't like it we could find another location for our next night....that was before we had met Michael and David.... More 

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Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

David Hay and Michael Speers are the ultimate in gracious hosts, and the house itself is stylish, welcoming, and very, very comfortable. Best of all, there are no pretensions; one feels immediately at home and at ease. David is an excellent cook, and both dinner and breakfast were superb. The company (David and Michael) was delightful, and we left with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014 via mobile

David and Michael run the definitive Australian luxury country house. IN beautiful surroundings in Clare you are welcomed like an old friend and feel right at home with a glass of wine or a cup of coffee at the open plan kitchen bar, or one of the many lounge and reading areas. Each of the three bedrooms is lovely, with... More 

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Address: Quarry Road | Sevenhill via, Clare, South Australia 5453, Australia
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Location: Australia > South Australia > Clare
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Number of rooms: 3
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