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Royal Mail Hotel

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Epsom, UK
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Pictures online of this hotel suggest something amazing. We almost missed it from the road, as outside appearance didn't live up to expectations. Online suggests this is absolutely luxurious - it isn't. The restaurant (separate review) is amazing and that is probably only reason to stay here. Functional rather than friendly welcome. The rooms (our was meant to be deluxe)...

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Cedar Creek, Australia
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Loved the Royal Mail. Our room was beautiful. After a long day on a motorbike touring The Grampians, it was just what was needed. Unfortunately for us, we arrived on a Monday and the restaurant was closed for dinner. However, the food from the bar was amazing anyway. Try the Chicken Parma and the cheese platter. Yum!

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TheRoyalMail_Hotel, Manager at Royal Mail Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and providing us with such a great review and such valuable feedback. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us. We apologize regarding our dining room closure, as our dining room is currently open for lunch service from 12:00pm to 2:30pm Thursday to Sunday and our dinner service from 6:00pm...

Toowoomba
Reviewed 29 February 2016

We visited for a two night stay and although definately a luxury establishment felt that cost lifted the prestige rather than the location. Our room was spacious and we could view the magnificent hills but we have experienced similar if not better for less in other locations. We allowed ourselves the experience of the Degustation and yes it was amazing!!...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 25 February 2016

We stayed in the blue stone cottages and loved every minute of it. Located 3 k's out of town but have a fantastic view of Mt Sturgeon. No TV, just a really well renovated old cottage including the bathroom in a water tank. Restaurant was fantastic and the counter meal we had in the pub section on our second night...

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Anglesea, Australia
Reviewed 18 February 2016

My partner and I recently spent 2 nights here. We couldn't fault the restaurant, our 5 course degustation was divine as was the wine and the service. However at $345 per night for a Deluxe Room you would expect that after being out all day and arriving back at your room it would be made up for you. Unfortunately this...

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Bryce Y, Manager at Royal Mail Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and providing us with such great feedback. We deeply apologize for the inconvenience regarding your room servicing. We will be sure to speak with our housekeeping team. I do also want to express my deepest apologies regarding your email, are you able to forward your email directly to my email address at Bryce@royalmail.com.au or...

london
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Stayed for one night on the way to the Grampians. The room and bathroom were spacious and nicely decorated with a view of the nearby mountains. The gourmet restaurant is worth a visit for good service and tasty food. The first wine I chose from their extensive list was not available, but the recommended alternative was excellent with the delicious...

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Bryce Y, Manager at Royal Mail Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and providing us with such a great review and such valuable feedback. We will be sure to share your great feedback and kind words with the rest of the team here at The Royal Mail Hotel. Without your feedback, we would not have known about the issue nor would we be able to address...

Reviewed 11 February 2016

Nice Hotel but the Swimming Pool Area is poor.... We enjoyed this hotel near the Grampians... But we found the swimming pool area very deceptive.... The room was very big , clean and nice . We missed a "real buffet" breakfast in the morning... And NO WORKING INTERNET...

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Bryce Y, Manager at Royal Mail Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and providing us with a great review and such valuable feedback. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us. We will be sure to share your great feedback with the rest of the team here at The Royal Mail Hotel and address your concerns accordingly. Without your feedback, we would...

Newark
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Unremarkable modern exterior to an odd looking building. However our room was excellent with glorious views to the Grampian Mountains in the distance Spacious, clean & with great bathroom Definitely stay again!

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Bryce Y, Manager at Royal Mail Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and providing us with such a great review. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us. We will be sure to share your kind words with the rest of the team here at The Royal Mail Hotel. Thank you again for sharing the experience with us and we hope to...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 28 January 2016

Hubby and i called in for lunch on Australia Day 2016 because we had heard that this was a great place to eat. It did not disappoint. The flavor combinations were truly delightful. Some tastes delicate and some strong. The chef is confident and lets the flavors of the food do the work ..it is not over spiced. Beautifully presented...

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Bryce Y, Manager at Royal Mail Hotel, responded to this review

Dear CarolynNoel, Thank you for staying with us and providing us with such a great review. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us. We will be sure to share your kind words with the rest of the team here at The Royal Mail Hotel. Thank you again for sharing the experience with us and we...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Located 3 hours from Melbourne, so you need to take it in as part of a trip or stay over night. (It is close to the Grampians. A very nice restaurant setting with very spacious table settings. Staff and service excellent. The servings are rather small taste sensations. The pricing is certainly on the upper level. We have visited here...

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Bryce Y, Manager at Royal Mail Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and providing us with such a great review. We are lucky to have such loyal guests such as yourself. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoy your experience with us time after time. We will be sure to share your kind words with the rest of the team here at The Royal Mail...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Accessible rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Royal Mail Hotel is a unique destination set among native gardens and fruit orchards with stunning views of the Southern Grampians Ranges. Award-winning food and wine, accommodation, conferencing and wedding facilities and the nearby historic Mt Sturgeon Estate are all available for guests to explore and enjoy. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Mail Hotel

Address: 98 Parker St, Dunkeld, Victoria 3294, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Grampians > Dunkeld
Price Range: €128 - €236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Royal Mail Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 41
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“All rooms are about the same.”
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“All fine, go there but the management could find some things to improve to make it awesome.”
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“Cottage 26 was the one I stayed in, it is closest to the road although there is not much traffic in this small country town.”
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