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Melbourne
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Old Post Office is one of the most elegantly styled and decorated B&Bs we have stayed at anywhere in Australia. It is set in a most restful garden, the king sized bed was very comfortable and we did appreciate the luxuriously soft linen. Judy welcomed us warmly, plus prepared a most delicious breakfast the following morning. Her advice on...

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Judith W, Owner at The Old Post Office Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you Leith for your kind words. Hope you had a great Christmas and new year and a safe trip back home. Judy

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 7 August 2015

We rang Judy whilst on our journey to back to Victoria from far North Queensland, at short notice she was able to accommodate us in one of her LUXURY rooms. What indulgence with a pampering en suite bathroom including spa bath, along with a King size bed and gas log fires in all the rooms. Our breakfast the next morning...

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Judith W, Owner at The Old Post Office Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi Glenda and Ron Thank you for your kind words. They are very much appreciated. Hope to see you again in the future. Many thanks Judy and Rob

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 22 June 2014

We stayed here over Easter and had a fabulous time. Everything you need is catered for and it's within driving distance to all the wineries of Rutherglen. We stayed for three nights in a really comfy bed and although you are right on the corner of an intersection there isn't much road noise.

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 13 July 2013 via mobile

Driving from Victoria to NSW, almost given up hope of finding a king bed and a nice room. Rang Judy who had the Bourke room available which is a gorgeous suite with luxurious king bed,fluffy robes, decadent lounge area with fire place and large bathroom with 2 person spa and a fantastic shower. The separate shared lounge, sun room and...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 11 May 2013

This was a great experience. We rang on spec for a one night stay and were pleasantly surprised when Judy said yes. Normally you have to stay for 2 nights during the weekend. The fitout is first class and our suite had a very large bedroom, separate bathroom with spa, (again very large), big kitchen, sitting room and lounge. It's...

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Williamstown, Australia
Reviewed 24 March 2013

We came to town to visit our Sun Harvesting Project in Howlong and dine at The Kitchen, so I selected this based on convenience, right in the middle of town. The wonderful surprise was that the restoration and conversion of the Old Post Office into accomodation has been done exceptionally well, and our hosts not only made is feel welcome...

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Reviewed 21 February 2013

My husband and I got married in the Rutherglen region and needed some accommodation in the area for a couple of nights after our wedding prior to the Honeymoon beginning. The Old Post Office was the perfect spot for us to relax and unwind after all the excitement of the wedding. When we arrived at the B&B after the wedding...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 30 December 2012

This B & B, owned by Judy and Ron, is a sheer delight, very comfortable bed and pillows, with elegant Decor, easy access, away from the madding crowd. Another big plus is the wonderful bistro The Kitchen, which is situated in the country pub across the street. This is run by Steve, who as Mien host warmly greets guests and...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 June 2012

We have just had the pleasure of 3 nights at the Old Post Office in Howlong while we explored the Rutherglen area. We decided to base ourselves at the Old Post Office as it looked so amazing on the website and we weren't disappointed! The rooms are gorgeous, great bathroom, huge bed and we had a separate little lounge with...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 14 May 2012

This house was gorgeous, absolutely stunning, with formal gardens, gas fires, glamour bathrooms, plenty of space and not a doily in sight. Breakfast is made for you in a light filled conservatory so you can play lord and lady of the manor in the sunshine and either have your room made up or be left in peace. The owners live...

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Address: 39 Hawkins St, Howlong, New South Wales 2643, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Howlong
Number of rooms: 2
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“This is a Quaint old Post Office which has a luxury fit out to a 2 bedroom B&B”
 of 5 bubbles glendab467, 7 Aug 2015 | Read review
“I cannot remember the name of the room however it was the one without the formal lounge.”
 of 5 bubbles DaniR8, 20 Feb 2013 | Read review
“There are 2 rooms- one has a separate lounge area which is great if one person is an early riser and one likes to sleep in (Mckay Suite) and the other is the Bourke Suite which is a large bedroom with a sitting area (not separate). Both rooms are absolutely beautiful!”
 of 5 bubbles Deb0608, 25 Jun 2012 | Read review
“There are two rooms - the Bourke suite and the Conway. The Bourke is open plan and the Conway has a small private sitting room with a fireplace. The Bourke is slightly noisier but traffic finishes fairly early. Both have gas fireplaces, hydronic heating, evaporative cooling and en suites”
 of 5 bubbles CarolineL589, 14 May 2012 | Read review
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