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Briars Country Lodge & Inn

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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“duck pond”(11 reviews)
“steak”(38 reviews)
“lovely lake”(5 reviews)
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Tennis Court
Room Service
4 Star Hotel
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Briars Meadow 653 Moss Vale Rd, Bowral, New South Wales 2576, Australia
35.9 km to Wollongong Airport
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All reviewsduck pondsteaklovely lakecook your owndressing areamoss valesmall lakefrench doorsthe lower levelsmall table and chairsbarramunditennis courtsa lovely staylounge areaspacious roombit datedboth nights
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Reviewed yesterday

We have stayed here many times and enjoy the property so much, that it is our regular stop when travelling to Canberra. The Lodge and the Inn are separate businesses that work extremely well together and are very well run. We love the country vibe...More

Thank C0nstantlyOnTheG0
Reviewed 3 days ago

This hotel has a lot of charm. The hospitality of the staff when you meet them is first rate. Rooms are roomy and well laid out with a set of french doors that lead out onto a lawn and a lake that is in the...More

Thank John747_12
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Briars is beautiful! A short drive from the town centre; it's quiet and peaceful and perfect for a little getaway! Having The Inn on the premises was also fantastic - amazing food, and no one has to drive!

Thank Joanne P
Reviewed 6 days ago

Briars is an excellent place to stay for a couple of days. It is close to Bowral itself as well as Moss Vale and all other tourist places of interest in the Highlands. The staff are very welcoming and friendly. The rooms are very clean...More

Thank 45Laurie36
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Briars with 10month old baby. The first night we were charged $250+$40 for breakfast. Everything was fine in the room and had a great night despite our little one having a cold. The second night we were charged $150+40. We woke up shivering...More

Thank amykor
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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Tennis Court
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Price range
US$106 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$106 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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Eduardo D
3 September 2016|
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Response from Ian B | Reviewed this property |
I have not seen the pool, sorry as my stays have only been overnight.
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Stacey E
25 June 2015|
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Response from Phil R | Reviewed this property |
The Briars is managed under two separate leases - one lease covers the motel section and one covers the 'pub' facility. The Pub provides a breakfast service to motel guests. The Pub lease mgt is relative new and have upped... More
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jillian d
25 November 2014|
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Response from Gloria Jean R | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they would have an iron. Call just to make sure :) Enjoy the beautiful Southern Highlands!
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Room Tips
"Middle Rooms have the best outlook."
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"All the rooms are good, I've stayed many times and in different rooms."
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"Grounds are attrractive and most rooms have a good view. This review is specifically about the restaurant."
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"Don't go .Extremely Unclean. But a can of insect spray in the cupboard ,It will be required"
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