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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stannum House is an absolute treasure! It really is like stepping back in time. We stayed in the Blue Room which has its own bathroom just across the hall and is the only downstairs bedroom. Such a wonderful experience for only $99 including a fantastic breakfast. We imagined that we would just be offered a continental breakfast but no, it...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wherever you stay there are always things which make you happy and some negatives.....Lets deal with the negatives..No air conditioning and strange karaoke playing outside our window......Air con would have been nice (a storm cooled the room luckily!) and the karaoke was not that intrusive(It stopped when the storm arrived,washed them away I expect)....Now the positives...Comfortable room and bed, a...

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Tweed Heads, Australia
Reviewed 8 February 2017

What a step back in time! Beautiful original furniture from the mid 1800s. Very comfortable and the breakfast included was a hot and cold buffet. Definitely value for money and one for the history buffs.

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Amsterdam
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

During our road trip in Australia we were lucky we could stay one night in this beautiful heritage house. It's one of the oldest houses built during the colonial period. Because of its solid structure and the strong foundation it was used as area HQ by the army during WW 2. There is an interesting history and you can learn...

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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

I was traveling alone, so wanted something a little more personal. This was excellent. Very friendly, not so perfect you were reticent to touch anything, but comfortable and clean. The brekky was good, bed comfy and the room spacious and quiet. Thanks

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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Stannum House for three days late last year. It was like being transported back in time to the Victorian era. Loved the antiques with their special stories and the calmness of the town. Tge staff were very friendly and welcoming. Would highly recommend Stannum House to all lovers of history and nature.

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Havana, Florida
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

At only $99 a room including breakfast, this comfy beautifully restored historic mansion is also luxuriously furnished and decorated. On top an excellent buffet dinner is available for only $10 served in the charming dining room abuzz with the chatter of guests getting to know each other. Not only exceptional value and a treat to stay in, the service is...

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Thank you very much for your review and selecting Stannum House as your accommodation on your journey. We do try our best to give our guests a memorable experience in Stannum House as it is one of Australia's foremost architectural and significant historical buildings. We lowered our prices down to make it affordable to everybody to have an unforgettable experience...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 7 January 2017

My wife was told about Stannum House by a collegue who suggested, if we wanted an excellent place to stay for a few nights, this was the place. How right she was!!!! Stannum House is the epitome of old world Victorian style and charm. As you drive up the hill on the main street of Tenterfield heading south, you discover...

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Armidale, Australia
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped here even though I was only two hours short of being home because I love staying in houses with character. And Stannum House has character in spades. Built on a grand scale circa 1880 on the strength of a tin mining fortune, it was originally envisaged as a potential Government House if Tenterfield had been chosen as the nation's...

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Northern Rivers
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Stannum House, built 1888, is a majestic building recently renovated on the main road into Tenterfield from the south. They have a number of rooms available at an advertised price of $99.00, which includes breakfast. We stayed in the Blue Room on the ground floor, which has its own (separate) bathroom. The other rooms on the second floor share a...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stannum House is a fully restored Victorian Italianate villa (circa 1888) offering four grand bed-rooms for B&B accommodation. There is a guests' kitchen and a separate guests' TV room, and a cafe which is open five days a week.... Wednesday to Sunday. Three display rooms packed with antiques are on display to the public on the same days as the cafe. Tours are at 10.00 & 2.00.After a hearty breakfast, all B&B guests are given a full tour of the house. In-house meals are available by arrangement. The house is also available for functions and for tour groups. Enjoy the opulence of another era at magnificent Stannum. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Stannum House

Address: 114 Rouse St, Tenterfield, New South Wales 2372, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Tenterfield
Price Range: €67 - €70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Stannum House 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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“If you have a mobility issue then the Blue Room downstairs is the room to choose.”
 of 5 bubbles Romar45, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Pick the room on the second floor at the rear of the building”
 of 5 bubbles Y2200MWthomasg, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The Julius Caesar room has its own ensuite.”
 of 5 bubbles pavitts, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the Napoleon or Reid rooms”
 of 5 bubbles MickR249, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Book a room , it doesn't matter which they are all wonderful.”
 of 5 bubbles Lengie45, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
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