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Zug, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just across the road from the Harbour and a short walk to the ocean. Our room as very nice and the setting o the B2B is really charming. Breakfast is "self" made. everthing is provided and you can do it yourself in the morning.

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Robehouse, Owner at Robe House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Robe House is a perfect place to explore the harbour and rugged cliffs around Robe. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay in Robe and hope that you will be able to return one day soon. Best wishes, Andrew and Sally More 

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18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Every year we make sure we have a couple of nights away without the kids. Robe has been our destination of choice for a few cycles now - in the dead of winter, when there's nothing better to do but sit and drink wine by the fire and read. (Zombie novels are our favourite, but I'll leave that bit up... More 

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Robehouse, Owner at Robe House, responded to this review

Hi Mary, thanks for your lovely review of apartment 4 at Robe House. A winter escape at Robe can be a great way to get away from it all, and we are so glad that you managed to do just that! We look forward to seeing you next time. Best wishes Andrew and Sally More 

London, England, UK
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74 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Robe House B&B is located in Robe and is the oldest house in Robe. It was the Governor's house originally. It has been split up into about 5 apartments, each with their own patio and seating area. There is free WiFi access though I had to sit on the porch sometimes to access it. We had an apartment consisting of... More 

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Robehouse, Owner at Robe House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Apt 1 at Robe House. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and were able to make use of the laundry which we are happy to make available for our guests at no charge. I am sorry about the wi fi in your apartment. Each apartment has a wi fi booster,... More 

Epsom, United Kingdom
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25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

Robe House has a lot of character and history, and was adequately furnished, but having booked into a b& b we had expected more. It was really self catering, and as such was fine. The bathroom seemed recently re-furnished and the bed was comfortable. Provisions for breakfast were left in the kitchen area and were adequate. We were there in... More 

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Robehouse, Owner at Robe House, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review Robe House. I am really disappointed that although I spoke with you at length during your stay you did not mention any of your comments in person. We have been running Robe House as a self contained B&B for almost 20 years now, and in all that time we have always gone to... More 

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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

We drove the great ocean road and had one stop in beautiful Robe where we stayed one night. All of us agreed that we could have easily stayed longer!! So cute and cosy we decided to eat in and enjoy the facilities such as the barbecue and the fire place! We stayed in the larger unit which accommodates four -... More 

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Robehouse, Owner at Robe House, responded to this review

Hi Marie, thanks for your review of apartment 4 at Robe House, we are glad to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. Happy travels Andrew More 

Scotland
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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

We had a night at the Robe House  while travelling between Adelaide and Melbourne and the Great Ocean Road.   The B&B is in a sympathetically restored historic house with 3 or 4 rooms, a bigger apartment and at least one separate cottage. It is a short stroll from the town centre and the harbour.  The decoration And furnishings were... More 

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Robehouse, Owner at Robe House, responded to this review

Thanks for your review of Robe House. The building is 170 years old next year so you have stayed in a real part of Robe's history. In Australia there are 2 different types of B&B. Robe House fits into the more common self contained category, however there are also traditional B&B's to be found. We try to provide just about... More 

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

This was the second time we have stayed here - the first in 2012, so it was nice to return and find everything to be as good as we remembered - and with sunnier weather! We were again in 'number 1' which contains some of the original features of this historic building, and is nicely subdivided into a kitchen/living area... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

We stayed at Robe house while on the way from Adelaide to the Great Ocean coast road. Lovely traditional old cottage. Had a great room very clean and tidy fridge was well stocked for breakfast. I would highly recommend this B&B.

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Robehouse, Owner at Robe House, responded to this review

Thank you for your generous review of Robe House. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay in Robe's oldest house. Kind regards, Andrew and Sally More 

Skipton, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Robe House at the end if our Great Ocean Road trio, on the way to Adelaide and we loved it. The traditional cottage was so well equipped we easily cooked ourselves a meal, ingredients bought from the nearby town supermarket and we enjoyed talking to the lovely proprietors who were friendly and welcoming. Wished we could have... More 

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Robehouse, Owner at Robe House, responded to this review

Thank you for your generous review of Robe House, we are really glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Happy travels Andrew and Sally More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
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37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

We had a very nice 'cottage' room separate from the main house which is very comfortably appointed too. Great old world atmosphere. Friendly, helpful owner. Clean and comfortable. Super stay with excellent breakfast provisions in the room. The arrival system is a bit strange if you don't know about it. As the owner is not on property, the keys and... More 

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Robehouse, Owner at Robe House, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review your stay in Apartment 5 at Robe House. Opened in 2014, this is our newest apartment which is seperate from the main house. We hope that you are able to visit us again one day. Best wishes Andrew and Sally More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1847 this charming building was the first to be built in Robe. From its early years as home of the Government Resident, Robe House has played an important role in the towns' history. Built from locally quarried sandstone and featuring high vaulted ceilings and rustic floorboards, Robe House is now 4 fully self contained bed and breakfast apartments. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Robe House

Address: 1A Hagen St, Robe, South Australia 5276, Australia
Location: Australia > South Australia > Robe
Price Range: $153 - $159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Robe House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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