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Wiss House Bed and Breakfast

7 Ann St, Kalbar, Queensland 4309, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed at Wiss House for our wedding anniversary. The setting is beautiful and an ideal base to explore the Scenic Rim. Sara was helpful and very welcoming - it was a nice tough to be served home made afternoon tea (blueberry cake and tea) on the verandah upon arrival. The room was nice and the bed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I needed a weekend away to unwind and get out the hustle and bustle of the city. Wiss House was the perfect location. It's a beautiful old home with lots of rustic charm that takes you back in time. I particularly savoured the peaceful mornings on the huge verandah. Sara our host was wonderful - she was... More 

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53sassa, Owner at Wiss House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thankyou so much Sarah and Ashley for the great review. It was a privilege to meet you both and your cute little dog Alfie and have you as our guests. We enjoy sharing the beautiful ambiance and peaceful laid back community with our guests. Really hope you enjoyed your walk up Mt Cordeaux. Hope to see you again. Kind regards... More 

Cleveland, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

We enjoyed a wonderful stay at the magnificent Wiss House. Host, Sara, ensures that your stay is comfortable and restful. The home is exceptionally well appointed, with very comfortable and quiet rooms. The bed was magnificent and guaranteed a restful nights sleep. A very yummy breakfast was prepared by Sara, where you also have the opportunity to chat with other... More 

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Lovelylife57, Owner at Wiss House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you Daryl for your wonderful review and appreciation of Wiss House. I am always striving to improve Wiss House and the guest experience so its wonderful to be appreciated. Enjoyed meeting you and hope to see you and your friends here sometime soon. warm regards Sara More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Firstly, I'd like to congratulate the consummate host, Sara, on running such a wonderful retreat in Wiss House. Her guest book is brimful of nothing but high praise for 'the House' (more like a grand manor) and for the level of friendly, welcoming, professional service that Sara delivers. What a terrifically restful few days we had taking in Kalbar and... More 

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53sassa, Owner at Wiss House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Its so wonderful to be appreciated ! Thank you so much for your great review and for appreciating so much what l offer here as we do try so hard to make it perfect and l am always trying to improve the visitor experience. It is wonderful to hear you had such an enjoyable time. Hope to see you again... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Remember these old houses did not have en-suite facilities even in the master room so 3 rooms remain that way but are all in 1st class condition with plenty of room. The 4th letting room is smaller and does have en-suite facilities but it losses the doors to veranda the other rooms have. We had this room for convenience but... More 

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Lovelylife57, Owner at Wiss House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review Raymond and for your very high appraisal of the three course dinners you enjoyed here. The experience of staying in an historical home is unique and all but two pieces of our furniture are antique, some Victorian and most Federation which is in line with the age of the house.... More 

Gold Coast
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Upon ascending the majestic stairs and hallway, my initial inclination to change into a tux for dinner was dispelled by our Hostesses' relaxed and welcoming manner. Sara, the attentive and hard working bon vivant, with a keen eye for federation interior flair gave us the grande tour and ushered us into our stately guest room, resplendent with four poster bed... More 

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53sassa, Owner at Wiss House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Wow, what a wonderful review, thank you so much Stirling and Grace for taking the time to do that and for your appreciation of Wiss House. I think you missed your calling to be a writer! Never too late. So great to meet a couple who really know how to enjoy their life and each other. Hope to see you... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Wow what a great B And B so close to home. Sara is a great host and also a great cook. House was full but no problem. Ate by ourselves dinner and lunch. Great pool and spa. Bed comfy and AC was good. Great story around the house as well. Not cheap bu worth it. Check it out.

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Lovelylife57, Owner at Wiss House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a wonderful review. We thrive to make our guest experience as wonderful as possible and it's so great to read your review and feel appreciated. We would love to see you back again one day. Thank you Kind regards Sara More 

Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015 via mobile

Quite an historical and beautiful large Queenslander once belonging to wealthy people, but now just a little tired. This experience is touted as luxury, though the room wasn't serviced, towels not changed, no face washer, no security - not that we felt there was a need, necessarily. Better to have it and not need it, than need it and not... More 

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Lovelylife57, Owner at Wiss House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Russell, We take guest satisfaction very seriously and are disappointed to read your review and we would like to discuss with you your concerns which you express. We don't understand what you mean as "tired" Wiss House has all new bed linen and has had $140,000 spent on renovations in the last 12 months. I personally serviced your room... More 

Brisbane, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

My husband and I stayed here after escaping the city during the crazy G20 weekend. We were welcomed onto a beautiful verandah for some afternoon drinks just outside our room complete with four-poster bed. Our host was very welcoming and informative giving us options for local activities, based on which we enjoyed a day fishing of a boat in the... More 

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Lovelylife57, Owner at Wiss House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thankyou so much for taking the time to write such a great review and so pleased you had such a relaxing time. Hope you come back soon. I think you left blue check shirt here, call me if you did and we can post it off to you. Kind regards Sara More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights using a living social deal. We quite enjoyed our stay as it was quiet, the bed so comfortable and it was a bit of a novelty staying somewhere that is historic and has antiques as furniture too. It was also handy that it was a five minute walk to the local... More 

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Lovelylife57, Owner at Wiss House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thankyou so much for your great review. I have just added a new garden room to Wiss House which faces the pool downstairs. The couch is going in today so it will be another chill out space for guests besides all the spaces around the big wide verandahs. Thanks again Sara More 

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