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Anchorage at Victor Harbor

21 Flinders Parade, Victor Harbor, South Australia 5211, Australia (Formerly Anchorage Seafront Hotel)
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a great time at this hotel, nice room, good shower and good view. We saw whales from the terrace of the hotel! Nice restaurant where you can have breakfast, lunch or dinner. We recommend to stay here. It's also close to the centre and the little island.

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and I are regular guests to the Anchorage at Victor Harbor. The accommodation is old fashioned, comfortable, warm in winter, onsite car parking and have great views from the balcony's off the upstairs rooms. You can sit there for hours and watch ocean, boats, Granite Island and the cliffs in the distance! A great way to spend a... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed upstairs with an ensuite. Room cold on arrival, but warmed up whilst we had dinner downstairs. Cracker view over the bay. Would be lovely out on the verandah for coffee on a mild weather day. Staff very friendly and helpful. Would stay again. Even though its a 'building with character' its kept very clean. Suggestion: put heaters on in... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed in the villa earlier this week as part of our honeymoon. Despite the promise of a warm villa, we arrived to a broken 'fireplace' which had been replaced by a small space heater (we weren't advised earlier of this) which was struggling to heat a 1m radius around it, let alone the villa. Then there... More

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Ampthill, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I stayed for one night and found the traditional style great fun. That said, the rooms get cold in the winter as the only form of heating is a freestanding electric heater. I had to have mine changed as it was faulty and the staff did this immediately. My room was not supposed to have a sea view, but it... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We have just stayed here for 4 days, it's a heritage listed property on the sea front, a good old fashioned guest house. We had an ensuing room on the ground floor and I suggest these are perfect for older couples, there are also upstairs rooms. Our room was well furnished with a very comfortable bed and tea and coffee... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We rocked up to the Anchorage late in the afternoon. The manager on duty showed us a nice room (separate bedroom and ensuite). I had read some reviews that weren't so favourable so wasn't expecting too much. Perhaps these were from cheaper rooms. It was all quite lovely and very clean. There was some peeling paint but I thought it... More

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Monterrey, Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Old, classic, beautiful building Small room, high ceiling, comfortable bed (first floor) Tiny, clean bathroom Walls very thin, you can hear everything Wi-Fi doesn’t works in the room Hotel very near to the city center, horse tram, steam train station, Granite Island. Lovely restaurant - dinner just ok, a bit pricey. Breakfast was good (capuccino, banana bread, muffins etc) Friendly... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Just do it. This is an old guest house facing Encounter bay. You risk (?) the noises from next door but the rooms are attractively presented, the bed comfortable, spa suite and the outlook unbeatable. The kitchen is first class and at breakfast (8a.m) you'll find the local ambos in for coffee while you have breakfast ...so the locals recognise... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

The hotel is cute. Old building, classic decoration. Room has good size. We stayed at the Queen Room with Shared Bathroom. You might think that isnt good since you dont have your own bath. However, when we stayed the hotel seemed empty so use the shared bath was not a big deal. The varanda has a beautiful view. Totally worth... More

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Address: 21 Flinders Parade, Victor Harbor, South Australia 5211, Australia (Formerly Anchorage Seafront Hotel)
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Hotel Anchorage Seafront
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Relax, unwind and admire the sea views while soaking in your private spa. Accommodation choices include upstairs private spa rooms with balconies and family suites, ground floor en-suite rooms, traditional bed and breakfast rooms, a self‐contained cottage and apartment with balcony. Ideal for a romantic get away for 2, or a relaxed informal setting for a family, Anchorage can accommodate most requests.The original building, formally a heritage listed guesthouse has been tastefully renovated and expanded to include downstairs heritage style rooms to the more modern upstairs seafront spa suites with private balconies and spas.Most rooms have sea views, tea and coffee facilities, plasma large screen TV with Austar channels, small fridge and a comfortable queen beds. Different styles of rooms have differing bedding configurations to accommodate families, groups, couples and the single traveller.Anchorage Cafe, Restaurant, Wine Bar is open from 8am until late evening 7 days a week.The menu has been carefully designed around fresh local produce and includes hearty breakfasts, fresh baguettes at lunch with homemade soup and crusty bread and fresh salads, char grilled seafood and steak dishes and wood fired pizza for dinner. Open all day for house roasted coffee and cake. Our friendly and motivated staff welcome you to join them for an enjoyable meal on the seafront veranda, alfresco style in summer or in front of the cosy open log fire in the winter.Enjoy a glass of wine or specialty beer served at the unique boat bar, choosing from the exciting wine list or relax by the cosy open wood fire in winter with an award winning house roasted coffee.2 private function rooms are available for a corporate or private function, ideal for family birthdays, anniversaries, small weddings or corporate presentations or meetings. Our chef can accommodate any catering requirements and several function menus are available. ... more   less 
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