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Meopham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Superb location with an easy walk to the beach. Accommodation was spacious with a large ensuite shower and bathroom. Patio doors leading to the secluded garden. Complimentary port and chocolates. Good breakfast choices and all beautifully cooked and presented. Our host, Serge, was most hospitable and readily suggested places to visit and where to eat. Highly recommended. We thoroughly enjoyed...

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Moss Vale, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Brilliant location...short stroll to beach and town centre. Magnificent historic house with gorgeous decorating. We stayed in the upstairs deluxe spa suite......so relaxing and absolutely huge. Serge, the owner, has such an intense passion, love and flare. Breakfasts amazing!

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the larger room upstairs that really has everything. This accommodation is perfectly placed and a great base for the Geographe area. It has lovely gardens to enjoy if your sitting on the balcony chilling out with a glass of wine. The breakfast sets you up for the day, we recommend the Newberry muesli mix.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lanterns Retreat exceeded all our expectations. We'd read the reviews, of course, but they didn't really prepare us for the warmth of our welcome and the sense of being in a lovely home. We had a large, light, comfortable room, beautifully furnished. Doors opened out onto the front verandah and the garden/pool. The en suite was excellent, with full bath,...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful retreat bed and breakfast,wonderful location - close to beach and Dunsborough town centre and of course short drive from various beaches,wineries,walks,caves etc. Serge is a first class interesting,attentive,informative host - the rooms are quiet&relaxing,comfortable and indulgent and extras there if you need. The breakfast(s) are amazing and recommend you try the museli trifle and crepes - perfect -...

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Thank Carolyn A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose to stay 3 nights at Lantern Retreat with Serge as our host. The rooms were well appointed and comfortable, with a new and well functioning bathroom. Our excellent breakfast was prepare and served by Serge, a delightfully warm, interesting and funny chap who made us feel very welcome, nothing was too much trouble, and whose attention to detail...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed for two nights on a business trip and would definitely go again. The room was spacious and comfortable, and very quiet. The host, Serge was very friendly and went out of his way to make the stay there for all the guests as good as possible. Breakfast was way above any other BnB I've stayed at. I would...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed 2 nights at Lanterns in dunsborough. The room had a very comfortable bed and breakfast was plentiful and delicious. The outdoor area was nice to enjoy a wine at the end of the day. A good, quiet location...short walk to the beach and town. Short drive to walks, surf beaches and wineries. Would definitely stay again if I...

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Western Australia, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for the long weekend with my girlfriend, was very happy with the stay as host was very happy greeting us followed by the beautiful room and food . If you want relaxed stay and walking distance from the town this will do brilliant.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We opted to stay 2 nights at Lanterns Retreat to attend a wedding at Erravilla Estate in the south west. Serge remembered us from a previous visit and was both a welcoming and intriguing host. He always has new and varied projects on the go from diving to building, music and art initiatives. The rooms are big and well appointed...

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Lanterns Retreat is luxuriously appointed bed and breakfast accommodation situated in the heart of old Dunsborough, within easy walking distance of the town centre and beautiful local beaches. Guests enjoy exquisite suites with ensuites. Complimentary port and chocolates await, plus a log fire in winter. Cooked and continental gourmet breakfast options are freshly prepared every morning. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lanterns Retreat

Address: 16 Newberry Rd, Dunsborough, Western Australia 6281, Australia (Formerly Newberry Manor)
Region: Australia > Western Australia > Margaret River Region > Dunsborough
Price Range: €168 - €227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Lanterns Retreat 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Spacious ground floor room with patio doors to our own seating area and the communal garden.”
 of 5 bubbles GordonRoger, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are brilliant but the upstairs spa suite with balcony and king bed.......perfect!”
 of 5 bubbles 748traciek, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The larger room upstairs is the best, but you pay a little more.”
 of 5 bubbles mar616, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Garden View”
 of 5 bubbles katedR3611IL, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All we saw was excellent, depends if you want a spa or not”
 of 5 bubbles 609GaryS, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
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