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The SAVINGS BANK OF SA - First St
Very good
7 reviews
The SAVINGS BANK OF SA - First St
The front entrance
Inside the original banking chamber the ground floor lounge room
Banking chamber with Kitchenette and Dining
Double queen bedroom on the ground floor
Ground floor bathroom
Bedroom with twin beds upstairs
Bathroom upstairs with shower and toilet
Upstairs balcony
Organic Figs produced and grown on the fig tree in the SBSA garden
The Powell Gardens located at end of First Street, worth a visit
The Quorn and District War Memorial swimming pool. For opening times check at the Council Chambers
Sunset at Cradock, photo taken from the pubs front porch
The picturesque Flinders Ranges
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Overview
Townhouse -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia
Special spacious accommodation in a Bank, steeped in history and located in the historic centre of Quorn, in the Flinders Ranges, South Australia. Available for short or long term stay, this beautifully presented former SBSA Branch with Managers Residence features 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, kitchenette and two large sitting rooms, with off-street parking. Fully air-conditioned. Electric barbeque available by arrangement. Kitchenette has combination microwave & convection oven, refrigerator, toaster, kettle and cooktop.
* The Savings Bank of South Australia opened a branch in the important northern centre of Quorn in 1909. The SBSA later became the State Bank of South Australia and then a Bank SA branch before it closed on 13th September 1997. Now refurbished it is the perfect base for exploring the surrounding towns and area.
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About the Owner, Geoffrey P
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Apr 2013
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 7 reviews and 1 property
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Very good - based on 7 reviews
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crusherti...
Leicester, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
263 reviews
94 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2016 for a stay in February 2016

Original and quaint with lots of the original banks features including the safe. It's clean and comfortable, perfect for a few nights, it does lack a full kitchen but is perfectly OK for making snacks. Quorn itself is quiet but has all the facilities you need, a good base for a trip to the outback.

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Dear Tim, we appreciate your feedback and glad that you enjoyed your stay at the Sacings Bank of South Australia - Old Quorn Branch

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Ouzo10
Adelaide, Australia
Level 6 Contributor
144 reviews
53 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2015 for a stay in August 2015
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person found this review helpful

What a delight! Absolutely loved this gorgeous former bank building. We were two couples, so each had a bedroom with queen-sized bed, massive bathroom and lounge. We were upstairs, so also scored the balcony! There is another bedroom upstairs with single beds. The kitchen is small and without an oven, but there is a convection microwave, kettle, toaster and slow...

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Sam G
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2015 for a stay in June 2015
2
people found this review helpful

What a very pleasant surprise this historic bank was and what a great idea to re-cycle this attractive building into a holiday let. There were only four of us this time but the spacious 2-story building can accommodate a much larger group. We flew from Sydney then drove up from Adelaide and parked our car right in front then went...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    2 Full baths
Bedrooms
    2 Fulls
    1 Twin
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night
Default 2 nights
£158
A$280
1 Dec 2017 -
29 Mar 2018
SUMMER 2017 - 2018
2 nights
£158
A$280
30 Mar 2018 -
2 Apr 2018
EASTER 2018
3 nights
£172
A$305
3 Apr 2018 -
31 Oct 2018
WINTER 2018
2 nights
£163
A$290
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Easter weekends - minimum stay 3 nights
You can check availability on:- http://www.stayz.com.au/131032.
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About the neighbourhood
Quorn was surveyed by Godfrey Walsh and proclaimed a town on 16 May 1878. The township covered an area of 1.72 km2 (0.66 sq mi) and was laid out in squares in a manner similar to the state's capital city, Adelaide. Governor Jervois reputedly bestowed the name 'Quorn' because his private secretary at the time had come from the Parish of Quorndon in the UK.

Quorn was established as a station on the Port Augusta and Government Gums Railway, which eventually extended to Alice Springs. The principal workshops for the railway were located in Quorn, and Quorn was the major railway crossroads for trains passing east to west and north to south in Australia, prior to construction of the Port Pirie to Pt Augusta railway in 1937.

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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Adelaide (340 Km) or Port Augusta (35 Km): 35.0 km
Railway: Quorn - Pichi Richi Railway - heritage train service, check website for times: 0.2 km
A pleasant drive from Adelaide, enabling you to visit the Clare Valley and Melrose en route.
Alternatively fly Sharp Airlines into Port Augusta and hire a car and drive to Quorn.
Yorke Peninsula Coaches operate a bus service to and from Quorn, from and to Port Augusta and Peterborough - check operating times withYorke Peninsula Coaches.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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