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Southern Grampians Cottages

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31-39 Victoria Valley Road, Dunkeld, Victoria 3294, Australia
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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
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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful one night stay at the Southern Grampians Cottages this month. Upon our arrival the wood fire was going - and the the cottages were clean and inviting. We had a very relaxing stay, the owners were exceptionally helpful and friendly and we look forward to staying again in the future. I would highly recommend staying here... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A small group of cottages run by a very friendly and helpful coiuple. The cottages are within walking distance of Dunkeld village and a perfect location if you are visiting the Royal Mail Hotel for a meal. Cottages are spacious and well appointed with good kitchen facilities if you want to self-cater. Cottage had airconditioning as well as a combustion... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Grampians are a world class national park with abundant wildlife and wildflowers and the best place to stay are on the edge of Dunkeld at the southern grampians cottages. George and caroline provide cottage that are spotlessly clean and well appointed set on a property featuring ancient river red gums and a stunning native garden with loads of birds... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We (unfortunately) only stayed one night while in Dunkeld and we would've loved to have stayed longer. We booked here for the fireplace and full kitchen. Our cottage had 2 rooms both of the same size and with double beds. The bathroom is large and has plenty of room. The living area is cozy and the added fireplace warms the... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked the cottage but enjoyed the surroundings and the general feel in the town that we decided to book another night. Our hosts George and Carolyn were very welcoming and we first met George as he was leaving our cottage after lighting the fireplace when we arrived. What a welcoming touch as it was cold and overcast outside. Carolyn... More 

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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Being in the accommodation industry we are very judgemental! On this occasion all we can do is bestow high praise and congratulate George and Carlolyn on their beautiful property. Their eye for detail is second to none. Cottages are very well equipped, comfortable, cosy and importantly, spotless. George has got fire lighting down to a fine art! Bikes were available... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Stayed here for two nights recently - a good option in Dunkeld. There are about 12 cottages on site, all separated from one another and built in a log cabin style. They are set up for self catering which would be great if you were staying longer. Both nights we were there the owner started up the fire for us... More 

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Caroline Springs, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Second time I have stayed here and the experience has not faltered. Both Carolyn and George are as helpful as always and nothing is too much trouble. (George builds and excellent open fire) Will be staying here again next year as it's the best place to stay in the grampians.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

What a GEM we had a 2 bedroom cottage which was the best we have ever had in our travels, each one separated from each other so very cosy & everything you needed was supplied, it was home from home. A lovely wood fire which was supplied with kilding & red gum wood at your door each day kept us... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Our second stay, 5 years on, and we again had a peaceful, pleasant 4 night stay in a 2 bedroom cabin. Sufficient space inside for our family of 4. Comfortable, restful sleep each night. The kids loved the chickens following them about outside, collecting the eggs & feeding them the food scraps. There was a playground in the far corner... More 

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