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Royal Mail Hotel

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Overview
98 Parker St, Dunkeld, Victoria 3294 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Hotel room clean and very comfortable bed.staff very helpful and caring Wickens in private dining room with wonderful friends was great with a delicious 5 course experience and staff very very attentiveHighly recommend a night away with a wonderful menuMore

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Response from Peter D, General Manager at Royal Mail HotelResponded 2 days ago

Hello AlpacaGeelong, Thank you for sharing your review. We are happy to hear you had a fantastic experience at the Royal Mail Hotel and the Private Dining Room in Wickens was perfect for your occasion. We have a passion for food, wine and service and...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

As newlyweds we booked Royal Mail Hotel on a whim the day prior in a Mt Surgeoun cottage. Cottage was peaceful, cosy & had a great fire place with incredible view of mountain & stars at night. Took advantage of another offer whilst there to...More

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Response from Peter D, General Manager at Royal Mail HotelResponded 2 days ago

Hello Wander5092291094, It’s great to hear you had an excellent mini-moon at the Royal Mail Hotel, we are thrilled that we were able to provide you a great experience. It’s also lovely to hear you enjoyed the cottages and Wickens. We appreciate the time you...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Dunkeld is an attractive small town and a great base for visiting the Grampians, or as a stopover between Melbourne and South Australia. Our mountain view room at the Royal Mail was a standard size but had a balcony, good king bed and quality linen...More

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Response from Peter D, General Manager at Royal Mail HotelResponded 2 days ago

Hi Tongi, It seems you quite enjoyed your Deluxe Mountain View room, with its balcony, good king bed, quality linen and spacious, equipped bathroom. However, you have only given it three stars and won’t be ‘rushing back’. I hope you can understand our confusion surrounding...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Our experience this time was in one of the Royal Mail's cottages rather than the rooms in the Hotel complex. The unrivalled quality for which the Hotel is justly famous is also evident in these accommodations. Standards of service and comfort are excellent. Our Dinner...More

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Response from Peter D, General Manager at Royal Mail HotelResponded 2 days ago

Hello Hugh C, Thank you for sharing your great review. We are glad to hear you had a fantastic experience at the Royal Mail Hotel. We aim to accommodate all of our guests, and its great to hear you shared our passions for food, wine...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have just enjoyed the most memorable and relaxing night at the Royal Mail to celebrate 50 years of marriage. The professionalism and service of all staff was something I have never quite experienced the likes of before.The food and wine was...More

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Response from Peter D, General Manager at Royal Mail HotelResponded 2 days ago

Hi Flyer20624361714, We are thrilled you chose to spend such a milestone anniversary with us at the Royal Mail Hotel. We are even more thrilled to hear it lived up to expectations and was a memorable experience for you. We hope to see you again!...More

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The Royal Mail Hotel is located in Dunkeld, three hours west of Melbourne, at the southern edge of the Grampians National Park. It is home to fine dining restaurant Wickens at the Royal Mail Hotel, and casual More diner Parker Street Project. Stay in one of the Deluxe Mountain View rooms at the Royal Mail Hotel. All rooms feature a TV, wifi, tea/coffee making facilities, private balcony and bathroom with a shower, a hairdryer and bathrobes. Rooms have a mountain view or a garden view. Free on-site parking is provided. Guests are also invited to stay in a Mt Sturgeon Cottage – located at the base of Mount Sturgeon, three kilometres from the main hotel. These cottages have stunning views of the national park. Rooms include fire place, tea/coffee making facilities and private bathrooms and outdoor areas. Guests of the hotel are invited to join the daily tours of the kitchen garden and the 28,000 bottle wine cellar. Hikes in the Grampians National park are a short drive away. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Air Conditioning
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
41
Price range
US$126 - US$244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Royal Mail Dunkeld
Location
Australia > Victoria > Grampians > Dunkeld
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
41
Price range
US$126 - US$244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Royal Mail Dunkeld
Location
Australia > Victoria > Grampians > Dunkeld
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Traveller (237)
Room & Suite (79)
Dining (23)
Pool & Beach (2)
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MargJA
24 June 2018|
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Response from catarm3175 |
We also visited this ‘windy night’ when there was a power outage. Let’s be clear - power was out all over the region due to a bushfire, we feel unfair to make out that the hotel was only place effected. We were escorted to... More
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375peew
23 June 2018|
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Response from John K | Reviewed this property |
As per Jennifer's answer I also can't remember cost but unlike Jennifer I didn't think the whole experience was that special.
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375peew
23 June 2018|
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Response from pDiddy12 | Reviewed this property |
There is free WiFi but no smart TVs or satellite tv.
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Room Tips
"Delux Mountain View Room"
leannemL2072ZC
4 weeks ago
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"We had room 8. Quiet and great for bird watching"
Bessie444
7 Oct 2018
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"Get a room with view to The Grampians and bush outlook"
wizbo
1 Oct 2018
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"Soak in the experience"
anzaceve
21 Sep 2018
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