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Briars Country Lodge & Inn

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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good47%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“duck pond”(10 reviews)
“steak”(39 reviews)
“split level”(10 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
4 Star accommodation
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All reviewsduck pondsteaksplit levelcook your owndressing areamoss valesmall lakefrench doorssmall table and chairsthe lower levellovely outlookbarramunditennis courtsa lovely stayopen firelounge areaspacious room
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A lovely weekend getaway for myself and Husband. Very friendly staff.The room was clean with a great layout. The view from our room and surrounding environment were peaceful. It was lovely to sit on the back bricked area with cheese and biccies and watch the...More

Thank matildaechild
Reviewed 6 days ago

The hotel is situated outside Bowral which suited us. It was lovely and quiet in a lovely setting. We stayed here 3 nights in a King Suite which was a lovely room right at the end of the building, Room 31. While it was sometimes...More

Thank AussieEggy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at Briars for one night. The room layout was nice with the steps breaking up the room a little- separating the bed from the small lounge area. The room (room 3) was clean and tidy but the bed was awful!!! Very very hard,...More

Thank Shevaun W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location. Quiet, but still close to either Bowral or Moss Vale. Perfect spot for a little get away. Lovely to have a morning cup of tea down by the lake with the ducks. Rooms were comfortable and nice and warm for cold wintery nights.

Thank Anna B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Briars is a older style accomodation which has been updated it appears in recent years. Rooms are spacious and split level Bathrooms large with full bath Air conditioning for warmth in winter and cool in summer We were comfortable with air con on heat for...More

Thank Bali1961
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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Tennis Court
Details
Price range
$102 - $205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$102 - $205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveler (71)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (7)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Eduardo D
September 3, 2016|
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Response from Ian B | Reviewed this property |
I have not seen the pool, sorry as my stays have only been overnight.
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Stacey E
June 24, 2015|
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Response from Phil R | Reviewed this property |
The Briars is managed under two separate leases - one lease covers the motel section and one covers the 'pub' facility. The Pub provides a breakfast service to motel guests. The Pub lease mgt is relative new and have upped... More
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jillian d
November 24, 2014|
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Response from Gloria Jean R | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they would have an iron. Call just to make sure :) Enjoy the beautiful Southern Highlands!
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Room Tips
"We had a King Suite, room 31...not sure what the other rooms were like."
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"Middle Rooms have the best outlook."
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"All the rooms are good, I've stayed many times and in different rooms."
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"Grounds are attrractive and most rooms have a good view. This review is specifically about the restaurant."
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