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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always a lovely relaxing place to stay, stepping back in time to a world of peace and tranquility. Nothing better than sitting by the river with a good book and a coffee. Thanks once again for your hospitality.

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a weekend here with my wife in June '16 - Stayed in one of the outer buildings - very modern and luxuriously furnished and I would think quieter than in the larger buildings with separate rooms. Being mid winter it was of course freezing. Air-conditioned with electric blankets on the bed and a wonderfully appointed bathroom with spa bath....

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed a couple of nights in April our autumn and will again in January 2017. It is so interesting, not to be missed. See the craft shops there with unusual wares of high quality. the breakfast is included in the price and is exceptional in quality. The extensive gardens roll down to the deep, wide Blackwood River. In addition...

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Thank Elizabeth K
Perth, Australia
Reviewed December 11, 2016

Just a hidden piece of heaven. The walks along the river in the early morning start the day with a sense of quiet and beauty. The joyful chat at breakfast and meeting different guests, give a added interest with unexpected stories to share. The owner Jenny is a one off character - a conversation with her is unforgettable. A truly...

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Thank PerthJan2013
Perth, Australia
Reviewed December 3, 2016

We were very pleasantly surprised at this amazing property.It is truely beautiful. Where do we begin!! The accomodation is very homely and comfortable, the original Ford Homestead remains in it's olde world charm. The breakfast room is a wonderland for all to see. The gardens are a typical cottage style. We can highly recommend this property, thank you Jenny for...

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Thank bellabarr2016
Perth, Australia
Reviewed November 29, 2016

Discovered the Wags Emporium gift shop last year (and it is impressive in its breadth of goodies) and did almost all our Christmas shopping there so this year decided to make a holiday of it and stayed a couple of nights and shopped a lot - well my wife did the shopping bit. Stayed in the Delaporte Suite which was...

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Thank WheresJonty
Perth, Australia
Reviewed November 28, 2016

If you're looking for a place to relax, recover and generally get back your joie de vivre, or missing mojo - do yourself a favour and take time out at Ford House. Gardens redolent with every description of old roses ... nooks and crannies and places to discover. And the accommodation is both quirky and stylish. Cheek by jowl is...

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Thank Penni22
Perth, Australia
Reviewed November 1, 2016

This was a return visit after 16 years.We stayed in The Cooks Retreat, which is a very private room with a beautiful wisteria covered veranda and view to the river. The room was clean and comfortably furnished, The gardens since we were last there have been extended and were an absolute pleasure to meander through. We also enjoyed the extensive...

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Thank kyrstie w w
Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 18, 2016

We stayed for just one night in this lovely, character property surrounded by beautiful gardens and overlooking the river. We were given a good welcome and were shown to a spacious, well furnished two bedroom apartment with a large sitting room/kitchen and dining area. The wood fire was already lit and more logs were available. My partner was very impressed...

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Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

We have just had the pleasure of a weekend at Ford House. We had a room in the new building. The room was pleasantly laid out with good heating which was welcome given the chilly weekend. The setting is beautiful with a wonderful garden to explore. Jenny and her staff were friendly and attentive. Bacon and eggs for breakfast were...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Winner Merit Award for Best Hosted Accommodation in Western Australia in 2004, every concievable luxury, spas, en-suites, historic home antique king sized four poster bed, set in 5 acres of garden on the Blackwood river in the heart of southwestern West Australia. Banquets and conferences in historic barn. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ford House

Address: Lot 14 Eedle Terrace | PO Box 375, Bridgetown, Western Australia 6255, Australia
Location: Australia > Western Australia > Bridgetown
Price Range: $97 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Ford House 4.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Bookings essential over long weekends / holidays.”
 of 5 bubbles FJ1963, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Go on web and look. Both colonial charm and modern amenities are available on the estate.”
 of 5 bubbles Y5367BVelizabethk, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“View the rooms before choosing”
 of 5 bubbles PerthJan2013, Dec 11, 2016 | Read review
“Double check whether you have an on-suite as some rooms have shared bathroom facilities.”
 of 5 bubbles WheresJonty, Nov 29, 2016 | Read review
“Wonderful gardens, stylish rooms, shared honey moon cottage - ideal for friends travelling together.”
  • Delaporte - French shabby chic with spa
  • Lower Oddington - stylish and very comfortable - your own fridge spa eating/sitting area
 of 5 bubbles Penni22, Nov 28, 2016 | Read review
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