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Brackenridge Country Retreat & Spa

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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bedroom cottage”(16 reviews)
“open fire”(12 reviews)
“the cottages”(17 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Fitness centre
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stayed one night in a cottage. Was lovely and warm, cosy fire and heat pump. Very very clean. Lovely outlook. Very quiet and relaxing. Thought it was good value, included breakfast provisions. We also had a couple massage which was nice. Would return.

Thank Theresa A
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I arrived at Brakenridge on the wrong weekend, I thought I had booked for that weekend and I hadn't! it was completely my mistake and I rang customer service, Tracey answered and she was absolutely lovely, she found me a room for the night (saturday...More

Thank Emma D
Response from Tracey M, Front Office Manager at Brackenridge Country Retreat & SpaResponded 12 July 2018

Hi Emma Thank you for your lovely comments. I was so glad we had a room for you the night you arrived and that you enjoyed your night. Yes the heat pumps are a great addition to our accommodation. Hopefully you will come back and...More

Reviewed 3 June 2018

We stayed with our family(& dog) in a two bedroom cottage in April for a wedding held here. The cottages were lovely, clean, tidy and well presented, spacious and really comfy (lovely comfy bed) and we loved having the open fire. Being able to take...More

Thank Fiona M
Response from Tracey M, Front Office Manager at Brackenridge Country Retreat & SpaResponded 14 June 2018

Hi Fiona, thank you for your review. Isn't it great to be able to bring you dog to Brackenridge. Yes, there is nothing like an open fire in the winter. Hopefully you will be able to come and stay again.

Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Probably one of the best places I’ve stayed at in a long time, we had the 4 bedroom studio as we were there for mums wedding the weekend gone and it was just perfect! Very warm, 3 bathrooms also had a washing machine and dryer,...More

Thank Ko A
Response from Tracey M, Front Office Manager at Brackenridge Country Retreat & SpaResponded 14 June 2018

Hi Ko, thank you for your review. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay here. Yes those 4 bedroom cottages with 3 bathrooms are a must for 100 kids! Do come back and stay again.

Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

We were well looked after by the Brackenridge team. Rural location, well appointed, very nice. Great to be able to sit outside on verandah and lawn. Good catering by Providore. Just there for day so can’t comment on accommodation.

Thank John S
Response from Tracey M, Front Office Manager at Brackenridge Country Retreat & SpaResponded 26 May 2018

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your conference surroundings.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Conference Facilities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Spa
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$102 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$102 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (57)
Room & Suite (43)
Pool & Beach (3)
Dining (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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"All the rooms were good."
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"If you don't mind being semi detached book a lodge, if you do book a cottage. There is no bar or..."
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"We were in Cottage 1 and it was quite quiet (bearing in mind we did stay on a Sunday, so usually not as busy..."
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"We stayed on one of their studios, they also have houses with up to 4 rooms I believe."
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