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Mackay, Australia
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Fern Cottage is my first choice of accomodation when visiting Brisbane. The homely atmosphere, spotlessly clean environment and proximity to my favourite restaurants and shopping precincts makes it the ideal. And of course the four footed hosts are a big draw card as it feels even more like home.

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Lennox Head, Australia
Reviewed 2 November 2015

A friend and I stayed in the balcony suite (owner's recommendation) and were unable to sleep due to the constant barking of the two dogs who lived at the B and B plus other nearby dogs who joined in. Also people passing by talking carried easily into the rooms. Breakfast is help yourself which I didn't expect and fairly basic.

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K Q, Manager at Fern Cottage B&B, responded to this review

It is disappointing that you didn't have the comfortable stay most of our guests have. As our dogs are housed in a separate building at the back of the property and are quite well behaved (we make sure they are!), I would suggest it may have been the neighborhood dogs. Double glazing is installed and if the doors were closed...

Rockhampton, Australia
Reviewed 27 October 2015

I stayed at Fern Cottage twice when having cataract surgery. The very caring hosts Geoff and Mary took wonderful care of me. They drove me to appointments, fed me excellent food and treated me like a family member. The location is very close to a shopping village with very good restaurants. I would recommend Fern Cottage to every-one!

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
Reviewed 21 September 2015

My hubby and I stayed a night in the Fern B and B recently, nice décor, room is clean, Geoffrey and Mary are lovely host, we had a nice chat with them during breakfast. Overall we had a pleasant staying.

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Toowoomba, Australia
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Meeting Mary at the door, is the first sign it's going to be a great stay at Fern Cottage B&B- her warmth and hospitality starts the adventure. The décor in each room is so tastefully complete - it's all there..cosy bathrobes, quality lotions and potions and an invitation to make yourself at home. Breakfast is a treat and personally served...

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Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 4 August 2015

My wife, Wendy, and I were in town for a conference, and our stay at Fern Cottage was unlike any stay (hotel or B&B) in all of our travels. Both Mary and Geoff were incredibly warm, personable and accommodating. While away to my business meetings, these folks actually drove Wendy to bus stops and helped guide her around Brisbane with...

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Thank Matt W
Reviewed 7 May 2015

I recently had a post medical stay with Mary and Geoff, words can not describe how helpful and caring they were towards me. The meals were of an exceptional standard. Mary and Geoff know exactly how to care and encourage you if you are post operative. Their knowledge of the various procedures also assists with answering any questions or concerns...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 February 2015

Just wanted to say what a great place Fern Cottage is. I would recommended it to anyone visiting Brisbane. Jim and Brandy make wonderful caretakers and were very warm and welcoming. The accommodation is beautiful and would come again and stay in a heart beat.

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
Reviewed 11 October 2014

We had a lovely one night stay at this charming B & B in a wonderful part of Brisbane. The room was spacious and quiet with a nice outlook. The bed was comfortable and we both slept well. Breakfast was very nice and the hosts Jim and Brandy were extremely friendly and welcoming. We wouldn't hesitate to go there again...

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Hervey Bay, Australia
Reviewed 17 September 2014

Our second stay at this lovely b and b. We arrived as Mary and Geoff were off on holiday and Jim and Brandy took over. Mary could not have chosen better people to look after her b and b - both our visits have coincided with Jim and Brandy's. They are welcoming, fun and have a good knowledge of the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
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Additional Information about Fern Cottage B&B

Address: 89 Fernberg Rd | Paddington, Brisbane, Queensland 4064, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Price Range: £89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Possibly a room at the back of the house may be quieter but as the dogs are on the property there will still be barking.”
 of 5 bubbles 2101annabel, 2 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Love the balcony room and the quiet spot to enjoy.”
 of 5 bubbles 54Barb2013, 12 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Veranda room is great for morning coffee and enjoying the bird songs.”
 of 5 bubbles liltravelerAz, 15 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Two bedroom suite to front of B & B has a lovely veranda to people watch from and the rear lower floor suite has its own courtyard with a decked area outside each bedroom area. The upper rear room also has a lovely quiet veranda.”
 of 5 bubbles 900russellb, 10 Nov 2013 | Read review
“They're all lovely!”
 of 5 bubbles WhiteCloud_1912, 4 Sep 2013 | Read review
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