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Possums Rest B&B

9 reviews
Private Room, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Adelaide, Greater Adelaide, South Australia
Luxurious Bed & Breakfast accommodation within walking distance of Adelaide CBD, Adelaide Zoo, Botanic Gardens and Torrens Linear Park. Possums Rest is situated in a quiet tree lined street in historic College Park.

Easy walking distance to Adelaide events such as WOMAD Music Festival, Clipsal 500, Fringe Festival, Adelaide Festival of Arts, Rose Festival, International Horse Trials and Tour Down Under.


Ensuite bathroom
Walk in robe
Fridge and Microwave
Q.S. bed
Iron, hairdryer
Wireless internet
Reverse cycle A/C
Coffee/Tea making facilities
Extensive breakfast menu
Private entry, car parking
Use of pool, patio, BBQ areas
Welcome basket on arrival
$149/night (double)
$135/night (single)
2 night minimum stay
Not suitable for children or pets
About the Owner, Possums Rest B
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 86 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 39 days ago
Listed since : Aug 2016
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 9 reviews and 1 property
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Winchester, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
40 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2018 for a stay in January 2018

Possum's Rest is situated in a beautiful leafy suburb of Adelaide but within walking distance of the city. The accomodation is in a garden room with a shady terrace and swimming pool both of which offer welcome cooling after a day's walking or cycling. Breakfast is served on the terrace accompanied by bird song. The hosts are amazing and extremely...

Management response:

We are delighted that you enjoyed your first visit to Adelaide, and would love you to visit us again.


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Brisbane, Australia
Level 6 Contributor
242 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2018 for a stay in December 2017

We spent a lovely 3 nights with Sue & Phil our lovely welcoming hosts. Our room was adjoining the patio, which was a lovely place to eat a very good full English breakfast. Though small the room has everything you could need for a comfortable stay. The only downside was the small bathroom - it was difficult to get in...

Management response:

Thanks for the lovely review Carol and Carl. We enjoyed your company and hope to see you again. Best wishes, Sue and Phil.


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1 review
Reviewed 13 December 2017 for a stay in December 2017

The location of the b&B is in a quiet suburban area which has a Excellent public transport links to Adelaide centre.. The accomodation is good a nice room but for for anyone a little chunky the bathroom is small and could present a little challenge. Phil and Sue are fantastic hosts and couldn't be more helpful. It didn't seem to...

Management response:

Thanks for the review Cory and John. It was lovely to be part of your Australian Adventure, and we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. Best wishes, Sue and Phil.


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet Access
  • Private Garden
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Unknown type bathrooms (1)
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Unknown type
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