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49 - 51 Montagu Street, New Norfolk, Tasmania 7140, Australia
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The Bush Inn
Ranked #5 of 9 New Norfolk B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Port Fairy, Australia
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88 reviews 88 reviews
41 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The rooms were clean enough but you have to share the very old bathrooms with other guests, To watch television you must go to a communal small room .The carpet and furnishings need to be replaced. Continental Breakfast is included in the price of accommodation The food at the Hotel was of average pub standard , the views over the... More

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112 reviews 112 reviews
38 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Heritage hotel as said by all below. We had lamb shank with veg and chips but really dark heavy gravy, meat was tender. Fisher mans plate was also usual not too fatty with chips. Chocolate pudding with ice cream really nice and apple cake with ice cream also nice. Service was good, it was a cold autumn night, but warm... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

The delightful town of New Norfolk, all surrounded by acres of beautiful southern hemisphere hop gardens, has an appropriately wonderful boozer in the Bush Inn. Fabulous woody interior and I recall the beer was pretty good which made a welcome change. Although Australia is still blessed with dozens of magnificent pubs it was hard to find anything to drink that... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us when we asked for suggestions of somewhere nice to eat, they couldn't have been more wrong! The garlic bread was an unsliced loaf of white bread which was microwaved until warm and soggy then put on a plate with a side of butter with raw garlic in it. The mains arrived no more than... More

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New Norfolk, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

when i first went there i thought it would be just the same as all the other hotels. But i was proven wrong, there is so much history at that place and the service, food and staff are all wonderful. so lovely to talk to. i recommend The Bush Inn Hotel to everyone. Thank you for the meal, it was... More

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Perth, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2012

Our welcome by Peter,Jill & Don was fantastic, we were made to feel like locals & Family almost immediately, while the hotel is Historic it is very clean, extremely warm ( great log fires ) the home cooked style meals were fantastic & value for money. The tap beer was exceptional & the service was very, very good & always... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2012

We were chatting with caravan park manager about New Norfolk of { yesteryear,} He said " head for the Bush Inn" We booked for dining and drinks. The new cooks were still finding their way around the kitchen, but the dinners still arrived on time.Then we departed to the lounge bar with the roaring open fire, the owner /manager was... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2011 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised when we turned up at the oldest continuously licensed hotel in Australia and found a hidden treasure of history and artifacts, good food and wonderful generous hospitality by the new owners. Tom was the perfect host and all staff made us feel at home in this beautiful setting. The deck overlooking the stunning Derwent River provides... More

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Address: 49 - 51 Montagu Street, New Norfolk, Tasmania 7140, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > New Norfolk
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Ranked #5 of 9 B&Bs / Inns in New Norfolk
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The Bush Inn New Norfolk, Tasmania

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