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Perth, Australia
Reviewed September 1, 2016

Comfortable enough but bathroom needed a good clean. Mould in shower grout. No meals available on Tuesday evening or for Wednesday breakfast. Located by the Irwin River a short walk to Dongara town centre.

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Reviewed August 26, 2016

Great location for a small conference and meeting. Old Pub with a lot of history had all the facilities we needed, including WiFi, Projector and Screen, Coffee/Tea, Lunch and Drinks after the meeting.

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

We stayed overnight in room 20 which is a unit at the back of the accommodation building which is made up of separate bedroom plus a sitting area with cooking facilities. We went prepared for an old heritage property that would be tired and need of maintenance. This was the case, however the bathroom was spotless and the bed was...

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Mandurah, Australia
Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

Lovely old building, worth visiting just to look at the building. Very friendly locals, whi gave us a bit of good natured cheek and a dog at the bar. Good fun. Beer $8 a pint, but as a oncer while we were up this way, worth it.

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Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night whilst travelling in business and the room was comfortable and clean. The old buildings and grounds are very nice and the meal was huge! By country standards quite a nice place to stay. I stayed in a room with ensuite however some have to share a communal bathroom.

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Thank Martin A
Sleaford, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 30, 2015

What has Dongara got going for it? Not a lot really and even when combined with Port Dennison it doesn't really get better. But within it is a place that could be a real gem, the Prioy Hotel. The site is an old nunnery and looking at it now you could imagine the nuns within doing what nuns do. The...

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 26, 2015

The pictures of the priory Hotel really flatter the Hotel which is in need of a complete refurb. Our room was clean which is about all I can say, it was not very good. The whole place could do with a tidy up especially at the back. On the plus side the staff were very pleasant, there is a good...

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Thank Mike77uk
Dongara, Australia
Reviewed December 3, 2015 via mobile

Have a walk around this beautiful old building! Partly restored. Nice gardens, pool and lawn areas, just lovely. The food was very basic but inexpensive, nice cold beer, but the main attraction is the atmosphere, which is super friendly, we've been several times and it's always like that. Like an old timey country pub.

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed October 24, 2015

Wonderfully historic hotel with history of Later use by Dominican nuns who ran a school for girls next door. Great place for a few drinks either in the old bar or outside in the gardens. Dog barked on arrival but was fine after you patted him on the head. Had a wander around the old school building next door which...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed September 29, 2015

The Priory has some nice features. The frontage of this historic building makes an imposing statement. So too does the lovely central staircase and the beautiful verandahs. But what disappointed us was that behind the façade was really primitive accommodation. Our room (#21) was small and very, very basic. Admittedly we had ensuite facilities but they were basic as well....

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about The Priory Hotel

Address: 11 St Dominics Road, Dongara, Western Australia, Australia
Location: Australia > Western Australia > Dongara
Price Range: $66 - $82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Priory Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 29
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“Only a few rooms have en-suite bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles imj1509, Sep 1, 2016 | Read review
“If staying here , check the standard of the room offered .room 20 is definitely not one to choose currently.”
 of 5 bubbles Dason1, Sep 16, 2015 | Read review
“Room 20 is a self contained unit at the side of the building. Spacious, comfortable and could have out small dog there too.”
 of 5 bubbles RobS501, Aug 23, 2015 | Read review
“Most of the year (outside of school holidays and Easter) the town is quiet so room choice is limited as to whether or not you want your own bathroom or are prepared to share”
 of 5 bubbles PeterJT46, Apr 28, 2014 | Read review
“Make sure the lock works properly!”
 of 5 bubbles 171BOWERS171, Oct 30, 2013 | Read review
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