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The Playhouse Hotel

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121-123 Queen Street, Barraba, New South Wales, Australia
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The Playhouse Hotel
Ranked #1 of 4 Barraba B&B and Inns
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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
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Toowoomba, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were warmly welcomed by Andrew when we arrived for our overnight stay on 21 July, 2014. The hotel has been wonderfully decorated and was very comfortable and was simply superb. We had a delicious dinner there in the evening, the food being sourced locally and beautifully prepared and cooked. Breakfast was also delightful with the food being prepared perfectly... More

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Wingham, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the pleasure of staying at The Playhouse Hotel over four nights. The hospitality of Andrew and his staff was wonderful. We were part of the Frost Over Barraba guest artists and enjoyed the breakfasts and dinners provided by the chef....delicious and varied. Would love to go again! Thank you Andrew

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

Felt very spoilt at The Playhouse this weekend - our first visit. Very warm and cosy rooms, lovely clean and modern bathroom, delicious dinner and breakfast. Andrew and his staff thoughtfully anticipated our individual needs in spite of such a busy weekend - Frost Over Barraba art show. Prices very reasonable. Barraba people so welcoming and friendly and lots to... More

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Canberra
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5 reviews 5 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I have stayed here twice. Most recently was Easter Sunday. Accommodation a large step up from comparabley priced motels in the extended area. No problem with the room. Clean, bright and everthing works!!! Andrew is an attentive host and seems geniunely keen to ensure you enjoyed the stay. He slapped together a superb dinner even though we were the only... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

A wonderful place to stay. Attentive host Andrew and his fantastic staff made our stay for a country wedding on 11th April an absolute pleasure. Every detail was anticipated. Last minute requests for sandwiches and champagne in the beautiful courtyard were handled in truly professional style. Breakfast the following morning was sensational even though our numbers were greater than anticipated.... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Andrew and Haddon are to be congratulated for renovating the former Central Hotel to a modern haven for travellers. The bedrooms were spacious with modern bathrooms. The dining we experienced was excellent and the coffee delicious. This true gem in Barraba, held an art gallery and theatre and room for conferences and special events. With regular live shows and movies... More

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Sydney, Australia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Excellent accommodation with well appointed rooms and very modern bathrooms. Exceptional and thoughtful service. Andrew and Haddon are very gracious hosts. We arrived at 9:30 pm on a Friday night to a full dining service at very short notice to the hotel. Great breakfast, great coffee. This is also an Art Gallery, cinema/ theater. It is a destination not to... More

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Condobolin, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Thanks Andrew and staff for making the triple 60th birthday party for Bob, Mike and Irene the great success that it was! The food was delicious, the service A1 and facilities impeccable. Thank you for your personalized service, can't wait to come back. Best wishes for the new year.

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55 reviews 55 reviews
9 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013 via mobile

This is a wonderful boutique hotel, well furnished, well run and excellent value. The room I stayed in was simple but oh so comfortable. The free wifi was much appreciated I wish our city motels could match this. The highlight however was the breakfast, I had the best poached eggs and coffee ever and some of the best breakfast conversation... More

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Sydney, Australia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
22 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013 via mobile

Not sure what it is that makes The Playhouse Hotel so special? Could be the location in the Main Street of peaceful Barraba. Could be the delicious home cooked food, the comfy, bright and clean rooms, the unique building and artistic touches? I think it is mostly the warm welcome and personalised service that Andrew and Haddon offer their guests.... More

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Address: 121-123 Queen Street, Barraba, New South Wales, Australia
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Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant
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