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Reviewed 20 October 2016

I loved this trip, avoid the haunted comment, with out a doubt. False! It was a fun time at Beechworth, I had a lot of fun! Activities were phenomenal, outrageous! I recommend going to this site! :DDD

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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Fantastic friendly staff , great meals and very helpful loved it. So much to see and do in Beechworth . Open fires , play rooms, concert stage and great history . Jen was a great co ordinater and helped us continually. Another great person was the cook Pete he was funny and always smiled. Bedrooms were great for camp and... More 

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Mordialloc, Australia
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Reviewed 19 June 2016

Really pleasant stay. The priory has several room options from little self contained flats to shared dormitory accommodation. Beechworth itself has a lot of attractions to visit, The two itself feels like a step backwards in time. I highly recommend a visit.

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 13 June 2016

We booked prior to knowing there would be a 'show' at our accomodation. We wanted an early night, and were able to doze while there was a performance in the same building however the noise made by guests after the show finished was extremely disruptive. A neighboring guest had to tell several others off for their loud and inconsiderate behaviour.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

I've been staying here for a number of years now (as part of a large group on our annual cycle of the Murray to Mountains Rail Trail). The staff are friendly and welcoming. It's a large Bed & Breakfast complex, with several different areas for guests, and a shared kitchen and rear courtyard with BBQ's for use. It's a perfect... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the Miner's Cottage for the weekend and loved it. The room was very cute and homely with an open fireplace. The only issue was the impractically small shower but besides that we loved it. The owners were very accommodating.

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

The Parlour should not be a room for paying guests!! I didn't get a wink of sleep the 2 nights we stayed, and nor did my 2 yr old!! The first night we had backpackers randomly enter and use one of the recreation rooms as a private party room. The walls and floors are paper thin! At 4am my husband... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 6 March 2016

What a divine place, no pun intended. Staff were very friendly and we stayed in the cottages out the back. We had a little deck to sit on which was lovely. The weather was very hot so we were glad of our air conditioning. Nice Continental breakfast supplies meant we could have a lovely breakfast on our little verandah. We... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

We thought the family room downstairs was great value for our family of 6 (2 adults and 4 children). Unfortunately there was someone in the room above us who walked around all night long until my husband banged on the ceiling (their floor) to make them stop to give us some much needed rest. This was the only bad incident... More 

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Thredbo Village
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Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

I had never been to Beechworth but had heard it was beautiful. I booked this hotel because it was cheapish and we were just staying on our way through to Melbourne. I wasn't expecting much so needless to say I was surprised thay I was so blown away!!!! The building is beautiful with it's history well preserved. The gardens at... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Old Priory facilities include:- Accommodation for up to 210 people varying from budget accommodation to deluxe ensuite bed and breakfast and family self contained apartment.- Concert hall including stage, dance floor, bar and open fire.- A range of communal rooms including dining rooms, guest lounge with open fire and sitting rooms.- Large recreation room with table tennis, DVD and TV.- BBQ facilities, outdoor eating areas and peaceful garden settings.- Guest breakfast and Reading rooms with open fires, TV and DVD player.- 3 ? star rating with AAA.- Accredited with Australian Camping Association.The Old Priory is centrally located in beautiful Beechworth North East Victoria one short block from the centre of town and an easy three hours from Melbourne and less than one hour from the Victorian and New South Wales border. Beechworth is an amazing and picturesque township and surrounded by many natural and historic attractions. We are located at the foothills of the snow fields for winter activities and also boast a beautiful spring fed lake or local town swimming pool for summer activities also. The Old Priory building is a former Brigidine Convent which has been comfortably restored and modernised for accommodation, camps, receptions and conferences. Our staff prides themselves and good country hospitality whilst providing an excellent service to our customers. ... more   less 

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Address: 8 Priory Lane, Beechworth, Victoria 3747, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Beechworth
Price Range: £51 - £83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Old Priory 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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“I recommend sleeping on the second floor for less noise! If you sleep on the first you might be hearing stomping!”
 of 5 bubbles toxicl, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you can book the minors cottage and be sure to visit the Asylum!”
 of 5 bubbles isaaustralia, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
“I would suggest you need to be a heavy sleeper to sty here. It may be lovely in summer, but is cold in winter.”
 of 5 bubbles saresh2015, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Inside the priory is shared accommodation with bunks and shared bathrooms, so if you don't like this rent a cottage out the back.”
 of 5 bubbles chelleeee, 6 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Always inspect the room on offer before accepting it.”
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