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TARA Guest House

13 Edgeware Road, Enmore, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
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TARA Guest House
Ranked #1 of 2 Enmore B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Newbury, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
12 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have to say that we experienced a warm welcome by our hosts... Tara Guest House is a home from home.. This is not just a guest house, that description is too impersonal. During our stay Brom and Julian went out of their way to make us feel welcome into their home. They were so helpful in suggesting places to... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our 2 nights at Tara were pretty well spot on. Tara is a great house with excellent hosts, brilliant breakfasts, interesting guests and a charming dog all in a top location. A seamless airport pick-up set the tone, followed by a guided tour of local restaurants on the way back. We can vouch for a couple of the recommendations which... More

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the opportunity to experience Julian, Brom and Oscar's loving and warm hospitality towards the end of our Australia trip. And it only added to our sense of longing for Australia! The best thing about the place is the hosts themselves. It is rare to find such genuine warmth these days. Right from our first interaction on mail, it... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brom, Julian and Oscar were all absolutely lovely. From Julian's chauffeur service to Broms orientation and in depth knowledge of the local area, it all made my stay that much better. I can confirm that the breakfasts are indeed a delight and the best I have ever eaten anywhere, and that includes a number of 5 star hotels and resorts!... More

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Bathurst, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful hosts, beautiful rooms, full bookcases, amazing breakfasts, and an Oscar! What's not to love? Huge thanks to Brom and Julian for having us, we're already looking forward to being repeat offenders!

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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tara guest house: well it really is every bit as good as it's cracked up to be - as relaxed as home but a lot more fun and the bonus is the VERY fine breakfasts. It’s a big airy old colonial house, conducive to social interaction. Interesting owners, interesting art, interesting dog, interesting fellow guests. Newtown was a pleasant surprise;... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the true pleasure of being a guest at Tara for three nights in mid-February; this place is a haven for those who want to see Sydney beyond the obvious, and to experience the Inner West, a section of the city that is vibrant with a wonderful arts and dining scene. Close to the city, with train and bus... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent family run little gem!! Friendly couple Bron and Julian, fantastic breakfast and the location is perfect for the city and airport. Great communication for my booking and local information. Will recommend and hope to see them soon.

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Quite wonderful welcome. Airy house with lovely art, brilliant food, and terrific hosts Julian, Brom, and awesomely well-behaved border collie Oscar. It was all we could do to tear ourselves away from Tara to visit Sydney since we felt so much at home (but better than home ...). Breakfast is a ceremony of conversation and friendship ... so plan at... More

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Darwin, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

TARA house was lovely. Our 2 year old called it 'Brom and Julian's castle’. Brom and Julian went above and beyond to ensure we were happy from the beginning of our stay. With a private pick up from the airport. I felt like we were staying with family. The rooms are filled with beautiful furniture, art & bits and pieces.... More

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Additional Information about TARA Guest House

Also Known As:
Tara Guest House Hotel Sydney
Tara Guest House Hotel
Address: 13 Edgeware Road, Enmore, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
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Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Enmore
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Shuttle Bus service Suites Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Enmore
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Tara Guest House is located in Sydney’s cosmopolitan Newtown/Enmore area with a reputation for being the chicest bohemian outpost in the city's inner suburbs, while maintaining a great sense of friendly local community and only 15 minutes from the CBD. Built around 1880 on large grounds, this recently renovated Victorian house has a mix of classic mid 20th century and antique furniture and improvements are ongoing. We are close to UTS and Sydney University, more than 400 restaurants, cafes, bars and theatres. Interiors have been thoughtfully styled to take advantage of the seriously spacious rooms and to ensure indulgent comfort for our guests. Good tucker always guaranteed! ... more   less 

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