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Tranquility Bed & Breakfast Cottage

115 - 117 Winter Street, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

At first we weren't sure if we were on the right road. We were all so tired and needed to rest. Bit by bit we were losing hope of finding the place and doubting if it was real. Finally with difficulty we found it. We opened the door just needing a place to sleep but we found so much more.... More 

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berri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

Very nice owners, stayed here twice and house is superb with many extras, would recommend for nearly anyone. I liked the location. It was quiet and the house had everything you could need. close to shops and just fantastic..

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

My son and I recently stayed in this delightful cottage. The furnishings were quirky but in a good way. Jenny was very friendly and helpful and had bread baking when we arrived. There was also a lovely aromatherapy oil burning in the foyer which was welcoming. The house is opposite a lovely big park and not far from the lake... More 

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Robina, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

I escorted my Mother to Ballarat, and chose Tranquility as I was looking for a 2 bedroom unit to share. Our accommodation was called Aroma, and we parked at the front door under a carport. The units are essentially colour bond construction. Most fittings could do with an update - an example would be the recommended removal of the shower/spa... More 

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Tranquility99, Owner at Tranquility Bed & Breakfast Cottage, responded to this review

A new heated Massage chair is being delivered on Thursday. We had the back and seat upholstered but this is loved 'to death' by so many, as per our guest book, and the legs are impossible to re upholster, so we have gone to the expense of a new chair to please our guests and give them something special they... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Tranquility Cottage is a 3 bedroom house, with everything you could need, in the suburbs of Ballarat. It is in a convenient location for access to all this beautiful city has to offer. The house itself shares a block of land with the owners residence, another granny flat at the back and a remedial masseur who works out of a... More 

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Tranquility99, Owner at Tranquility Bed & Breakfast Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive comments. To ensure accuracy, there are two blocks, one has the managers residence and a two bedroom luxury cottage with own spa and sauna and the second block has a back unit and a 3 bedroom spacious home in front. At one end with separate entrance, there is a Chinese clinic that operates during the... More 

Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Facilities are not as described. The sauna/spa is really only a bath with a slight current. Control panels are covered so cannot use any of the features of the spa unit. Sauna does not work. Mould around top of spa that could be scraped off with a fingernail. I had to clean it before we could use it. The second... More 

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Tranquility99, Owner at Tranquility Bed & Breakfast Cottage, responded to this review

We are so sorry you had a problem and did not receive any complaint or note to advise us of any problem at the time and the first we knew of any problem was when it went global on Trip Advisor. The small bath/spa is for children and the big double spa and sauna unit described as a Jacuzzi? -... More 

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

stay here for 2 nights very nice place but needs to update it was like staying somewhere back in the 60s.oweners were very nice and helpful couldnt sleep in bed it seem to sink in the middle i slept on the floor. there was no spare blankets,but overall had a nice stay

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Tranquility99, Owner at Tranquility Bed & Breakfast Cottage, responded to this review

Always spare blankets in spare room wardrobe. Good idea to ask or text if you can't find something and we are only too ready to assist. No other comments on the bed. Perhaps the Niagra therapy vibrating pad was in the wrong position? I hope all the other things that were unique were of benefit to you - like the... More 

Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

We called impromptu as we were travelling through ballarat and decided to stay the night. Jenny happily accommodated our family of 4. Arrived after 7 pm so too late to get breakfast included. Heater and aromatherapy oils were on ready for our arrival. Furnishing is very comfortable albeit not modern (lots of pink and flowers). Plenty of space, 2 Spa... More 

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Tranquility99, Owner at Tranquility Bed & Breakfast Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write and acknowledge the good things. You would have been in the New Tranquility, now at 117 instead of 115 Winter st. The one with the Aviary? We have taken some of the flowers out - you will notice if you do get to return - returning guests are offered 10% or a... More 

The Angle, Nsw, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

I almost hate to tell people about this slice of paradise on earth, because I don't want it to be booked up all the time. I have been twice and will go again at the earliest opportunity. Jennifer, the owner, is a brilliant and caring naturopath and nurse, but also a wonderful human being. The attention to detail is amazing.... More 

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North Queensland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2012

Stayed there over New Year 2011 and found it to be a great place to stay! We drove up from Melbourne and arrived quite early,so the owner left the keys under the door mat so we could get in.They had left a bread machine on timer so we arrived to the smell of freshly baked bread...mmmm.....love that smell! All of... More 

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Address: 115 - 117 Winter Street, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Ballarat
Price Range: $107 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Tranquility Bed & Breakfast Cottage 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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