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The Playhouse Hotel

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121-123 Queen Street, Barraba, New South Wales 2347, Australia
The Playhouse Hotel
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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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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Playhouse Hotel is quite unique in its combination of stylish fitouts, welcoming staff and delicious meals. Andrew is a brilliant host and the hotel is a pleasure to spend time in, whether in the room or enjoying artwork on the walls or a show in the theatre. A "must do" venue.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Playhouse was the perfect location for my sisters Great Gatsby Hens Night. Everything about the night surpassed our expectations. The motel was so charming and different. The food was delicious. The price was surprising. But the most notable gem of the night was our caretaker, our go to man, Andrew. His service was outstanding. He went above and beyond... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

The Playhouse Hotel in Barraba is one of those magical unexpected finds that make life worthwhile. This is a high quality hotel, but not expensive, with excellent bedrooms, great food - and, would you believe it, a private cinema. The host Andrew Sharp, an Aussie former London West End actor, is a great conversationalist and he has a choice of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

The Playhouse used to be a pub and has been fully refurbished into the beautiful accomodation it is today. Amazing artworks, lovely rooms and fantastic service. Even though it is located in the main Street of this beautiful little town we had an undisturbed nights sleep.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

What a wonderful venue and a wonderful town. We are the ones who bought a Windmill and had a fantastically unexpectedly enjoyable time. I would send any friend of mine to stay here and know they would be looked after superbly. I've traveled the world (as has the owner) and it shows. To have such hospitality and so generously given... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Barraba is a quaint small country town with local arts. a memorial to the Anzacs, bush tracks, gem fossicking and cattle country outside Tamworth. The Playhouse Hotel is an extraordinary surprise. Its heritage combines such style with fabulous artworks including work by our renowned artist Martin Sharp. Cappuccino, freshly squeezed orange juice, homemade ice cream and fresh delicious food set... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Having eaten at the playhouse many times on business trips - and enjoyed it, I took my family for a long weekend. The rooms are elegantly appointed, clean and everything is of a high quality - beds are very comfortable. Andrew ensures you are welcome and feel at home with his exuberant manner and the home cooked style of food... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

I have been staying at the Playhouse a number of times for business trips. Every time, Andrew and his team have made our visit memorable. I look forward to visiting every time I have to travel to the area. From the moment you start the day with a very varied and delicious menu to fantastic dinners and movies in the... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This was an accidental last minute find on a trip and what a great place. The guys really run a small hotel well and the rooms and theatre are unique. Its a long drive from home but we will be back. The set dinner was exceptional and a little provincial french and the wine was also very good. As was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

The playhouse is an amazing hotel. The entire building has been meticulously restored and the rooms are so homely yet beautifully modern. The food was suberb and the owners are extremely gracious and lovely. The hotel is the total package. Would love to come back. Thanks, Tina

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