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A Camelot Tower & Penthouse

9 Sunset Avenue, Olinda, Victoria 3788 , Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Me and my girlfriend stayed here and had an amazing time. We stayed in the camelot tower this is definitely where you want to stay. The views are amazing and the architecture of the building is incredible. I don't understand what all the negative comments are talking about. The spa was great. The views great. The hosts and the breakfast... More 

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Wyndham Vale, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Friendly hosts. Had a great time there with the family. We stayed in the Sandstone suite and found and it really comfortable. The kids really enjoyed the room and did not want to leave. Will definitely stay there again.

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Upon arrival we had a lovely chat with Ross and Ophelia (the owners) and Ross was kind enough to give us a tour and explain some of the magnificent workmanship of the buildings on the property which are sure to give you the wow factor. The stay was very comfortable with all amenities, a breath taking view and wonderful staff.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

This has to win the prize for the worst b & b I've ever been to and I've been to A LOT (even overseas!) The place is old and tacky and attached to the owner's residence. The owner is creepy and rude and extremely 'tight'!! Dont expect any privacy either! Make sure you book your Olinda accommodation well in advance... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

I stayed here last year with my partner. I think the website misrepresents what the accommodation is really like, which is a modest "bed and breakfast" attached to the back of someone's residence. We stayed in the "sandstone suite" which was an extension of the owner's house and right next door to their garage. We were expecting views as portrayed... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

We booked a room at the Camelot Tower and Penthouse at Olinda. Vic . Australia, for a 60th birthday weekend away.  Due to a misunderstanding (the website and booking docket were seriously unclear), we we put into the Balinese Sandstone Suite (The name being a grouse exaggeration.) instead of the Camelot tower.  Ross, the owner showed us around, pointing out... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

If you want a great deal, awesome service and a wonderful location I can't recommend anything better than Camelot Tower and Penthouse. Ofelia will take you through some of the history of the place explain about the rooms and showed us Ross' wonderful craftsmanship. We felt very welcomed, the Sandstone suite which we stayed in was spacious and we did... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

It was horrific - Where to start, the drive into the property - it looks like a converted railway station, and not in a good way. My jaw dropped when I saw where we would be staying (would not have stayed had my other half not booked as a birthday suprise) We entered thro a scruffy under cover carport, with... More 

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Mornington, Victoria, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

My husband and I had a staff function to attend in the Dandenongs so rather than drive back home late at night we would spend the night. We chose this place as it was close to our function. Even though the accommodation was beautiful there were faults and issues. One we were attached to the house the owners lived in,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Stayed in the Sandstone apartment. Ofelia made us feel so welcome. It has all the little extras in the pantry and only a five minute walk to the pub and restaurants. The craftsmanship of the wood carvings are really remarkable and so much room for families. The large spa bath was great. Lovely breakfast in the morning.

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