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1A Hagen Street, Robe, South Australia 5276, Australia
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Ranked #4 of 7 Robe B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
AlisonNZ52 Morden, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Morden, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is the oldest building in Robe and has been furnished to reflect its history but with all modern convenience. It is very close to the township, the different beaches and the little harbour. The breakfast suited us very well and we welcomed the thoughtful touches of fresh fruit, toffees etc. fantastic fish and chips close by. We sat in... More 

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Robehouse, Manager at Robe House, responded to this review

Hi Alison, thanks for your review of Robe House, we are really glad that you enjoyed your visit to Robe and your stay with us at Robe House. We hope to meet you again one day. Best wishes Andrew and Sally More 

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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Quaint/traditionally refurbished to a lovely standard. Situated only 2 minutes from the beach and 5 minutes from restaurants and shops. The basic breakfast provided was a lovely touch. A lovely place to stay after driving the Great Ocean Road. Beautiful area - stay longer if you can.

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Robehouse, Owner at Robe House, responded to this review

Hi Iain, thanks for taking the time to review your stay at Robe House. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday and look forward to meeting you again one day. Kind regards, Andrew and Sally More 

London, United Kingdom
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76 reviews 76 reviews
29 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We arrived about 9pm after visiting Mount Gambier and not realising how long it would take us to get to Robe. As we had telephoned beforehand to let the owners know we would be late, they left our apartment key in the safe, which was fine. On inspecting our two-bedroom apartment, we thought the furnishing was old fashioned although it... More 

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Robehouse, Owner at Robe House, responded to this review

Hi Suzie, thanks for taking the time to review Robe House. We are very proud to own the oldest building in Robe, and as such we take care to maintain the historic nature of the house, some may consider this to be old fashioned, however we like to think of it as maintaining the historic integrity of the building. We... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Initially quite tricky to find as we weren’t expecting to be staying in a heritage property but what a gem when we found it ~ the first house to be built in Robe. Parking for the four units in a quiet area of town with plenty of walks around for those who enjoy the sea. A telephone station listed the... More 

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Robehouse, Owner at Robe House, responded to this review

Hi Chrissie, thanks for your generous review of Robe House. We are so glad that you enjoyed your brief stay with us, and hope to see you again one day soon. Best wishes Andrew and Sally More 

Adelaide, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Don’t be one of dozens of guests who write “I wish we had booked more than one night” in the Visitor Guest Book. Robe House, being the first house built in Robe in 1847, is perfectly located for visitors to explore Robe’s history with several kilometres of carefully constructed walking paths along the impressive limestone cliffs around the Lake Butler... More 

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Robehouse, Owner at Robe House, responded to this review

Dear Philip, thank you for posting your second review of Robe House- as one of our oldest or I should say longest guests it is always a pleasure to see you and Jennifer, and as usual we look forward to seeing you when you next visit Robe. Kind regards, Andrew and Sally More 

Manchester, England
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014 via mobile

An excellent B&B and a great first place to stop on a trip from Adelaide to Melbourne. It seemed a little quirky upon arrival but quickly appreciated it's extremely comfortable environment and lovely garden. Only stayed one night but would have happily stayed longer. Very friendly owners and the place is immaculately maintained. Recommended.

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Robehouse, Owner at Robe House, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review of your recent stay at Robe House. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us - we hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip down the Great Ocean Road. Best wishes Andrew More 

Shropshire
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Stayed only one night in this charming and well equipped bed and breakfast, but would happily have stayed longer. Andrew and Sally the hosts were very attentive, the room beautifully decorated and spotlessly clean and the supplied breakfast provisions abundant. The place has real Aussie character -made a refreshing change from the hotels we were otherwise staying in. Robe is... More 

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Robehouse, Owner at Robe House, responded to this review

Thanks Bob for your review of Robe House - we really appreciate your comments. Robe House is a unique building with very thick stone walls which poses a problem with the wi fi signal. We are faced with either providing free wi fi on the veranda or undergoing an expensive re wiring of the building to install wi fi in... More 

Cheshire England
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141 reviews 141 reviews
57 hotel reviews
283 helpful votes 283 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Four of us stopped off for one night. I read that it was the original building in Robe and I noticed that quite a few houses in Robe had blue plates as they were famous for something or other The place was gloomy but that was OK for one night. The Wi-Fi was intermittent and to get a signal you... More 

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Robehouse, Owner at Robe House, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review Robe House. The house was the first to be built in Robe and is quite a unique building. In recent years the local National Trust branch has installed blue information plaques on most of the old historic buildings in Robe for the benefit of visitors - they give a brief history and a... More 

Polokwane, Limpopo, South Africa
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I My sister and I stayed at Robe House for three nights a couple of weeks ago. Whilst not a hotel, it is a marvellously appointed self-catering bed and breakfast just a short walk from the harbour at Robe. The weather was cold, and the electric blankets on the beds and the warm fire in the sitting room were most... More 

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Robehouse, Owner at Robe House, responded to this review

Hi Glynnis, thanks for your review of Robe House. It was a pleasure to have you stay with us for 3 days. Many travellers have only time for a one night stay, and are disappointed when they discover how nice a place Robe is! We hope that you will be able to come and visit us again one day. Kind... More 

Adelaide, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

A great 3 night stay at Robe House Bed and Breakfast, restored historical home with the historical integrity retained, while being especially comfortable and practical and spotlessly clean ( thanks Viv!). The Owners Andrew and Sally were really gracious and genuinely concerned about welcoming us and taking care of our needs. The breakfast supplies were ample and the cozy fire... More 

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Robehouse, Owner at Robe House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Robe House. With a cozy wood fire and a good book, Robe can be a wonderful place to visit in the colder months. We are so glad you enjoyed your getaway with us! Kind regards, Andrew and Sally More 

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Address: 1A Hagen Street, Robe, South Australia 5276, Australia
Location: Australia > South Australia > Robe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 4
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