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Buffalo Motel and Country Retreat

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  • Excellent50%
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  • Average9%
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Reviewed April 28, 2018

Lovely basic motel, very clean room, comfy bed, shower a little small but newly renovated. Reception staff were very helpful and friendly, especially after our unpleasant experience at other accommodation in Bright who 'lost' our reservation, and left us room-less at the last minute.More

Thank Sue H
Response from IreneW3740, Owner at Buffalo Motel and Country RetreatResponded April 29, 2018

Sue, thank you for your positive feedback on your stay at Buffalo Motel and Country Retreat. We pride ourselves on offering a 5 star cleanliness and comfort standard for a 3.5 Star tariff I’m so pleased that our team were able to assist you on...More

Reviewed April 13, 2018

This is one of the best country motels I have stayed in for quite a while. The host is warmly welcoming, the rooms quite comfortable and the other facilities made my stay very relaxed. The place seems to have been undergoing a bit of renovation...More

Thank Sandra W
Response from IreneW3740, Owner at Buffalo Motel and Country RetreatResponded April 15, 2018

Sandra, thank you very much for your positive feedback. Yes, we have been renovating the property progressively over a number of years to improve the facilities and comfort level for our guests. Your comments about our cleanliness standard is very much appreciated as we do...More

Reviewed March 12, 2018

Enjoyed our stay at Buffalo Motel. Last minute booking for Brighter Days. Early check in helped us a lot. Friendly Staff. Even took us in to Bright by car so we can enjoy our night out . Thanks Again. Will be back.

Thank myjaspa
Response from IreneW3740, Owner at Buffalo Motel and Country RetreatResponded March 14, 2018

Thank you very much for your positive review. We do try to assist when we are able, particularly when we meet guests as gracious as you. We hope you return to visit us again soon.

Reviewed March 11, 2018

Stayed here for the Brighter Days festival in Bright which is about 6 mins away by car. Manager was very friendly and went out of her way to make it a very pleasent stay. Room was very comfortable and the coffee pod machine was a...More

Thank johndoe735
Response from IreneW3740, Owner at Buffalo Motel and Country RetreatResponded March 15, 2018

I am so pleased you enjoyed the grounds and facilities of Buffalo Motel and Country Retreat. It was a great pleasure to assist you when you were there last weekend. I hope you visit us again. The glorious autumnal colours of Bright will be in...More

Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

We arriveerden in the early afternoon and whent to the reception for check-in. The lady immediately took our key (without asking for a name or anything) and handed it to us. Strange. Well there were only two rooms occupied of the whole motel for the...More

Thank kbisok
Response from IreneW3740, Owner at Buffalo Motel and Country RetreatResponded March 1, 2018

Thank you fo your very detailed but rather curious review which is at odds with many positive feedback we have received on trip advisor. I’m pleased to state that your rating was 1 out of more than 30 Excelkent and Very Good ratings awarded by...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Laundry Service
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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$96 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
$96 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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bedarra
November 26, 2015|
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Response from IreneW3740 | Property representative |
Yes we have a large gas BBQ on the deck with pristine views of Mount Buffalo and the Ovens River. You can dine alfresco breakfast, lunch or dinner on a DIY basis if desired. Hot Country style breakfast are available on... More
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IreneW3740
October 4, 2015|
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Yes Buffalo Motel and Country Retreat is definitely a AAA 3.5 Star property. It was inadvertently classified incorrectly by Trip Advisor on its website. The property owner has written to Trip Advisor to request that they... More
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"Just be pleasant tot eh staff and I am sure they will assist in making you comfortable"
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"Most rooms protected from road noise by the trees and garden, but room away from road and closer to the..."
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"Because of the peaceful location, I think any room allocated would be satisfactory."
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"Ask for the deluxe suite - it has a lovely sitting area."
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