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Interesting place and the homestead has some nice rooms and antiques. It wasn’t particularly spooky... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Interesting place

I’m a skeptic so right up front I don’t believe this place is haunted and putting all the hype... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
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“monte cristo”(45 reviews)
“haunted house”(14 reviews)
1 Homestead Lane, Junee, New South Wales 2663, Australia
+61 2 6924 1637
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting place and the homestead has some nice rooms and antiques. It wasn’t particularly spooky during the day but that’s to be expected. Out the back is an old hearse with skeletons, spiders etc. and a ballroom with cheap Halloween props that had a kid’s...More

Thank Suneeti
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really loved this homestead, the most haunted house in Australia. So much to see and you'll need some time to see it. We enjoyed chatting to the lady who lives there and who watched the home changing from a rundown place to what it...More

Thank Marilyn C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited last weekend. A truly spectacular home once, but alas a lot of work is needed to restore this to a safe, tourist friendly ,stately home. Is it haunted ? Well , $24 disappeared out of my wallet mysteriously never to be seen again....More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 24 July 2018

I went with my 15 year old daughter to Monte Cristo on the 21st July. The following day, we visited before coming back to Sydney. Jasmine didn't want to leave Mrs Crawley's room. She said, "I just want to stay in here dad". I took...More

Thank Jasmel
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit and feel the other side moving around!! Magnificent architecture. Lovely outlook well worth the visit!

Thank Ru5ko
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

This was an absolute gem, didn’t expect much initially but the back story and rooms and the house inside was simply awesome and the stories about the homestead fascinating - could have spent hours and hours there.

Thank Kerry M
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

I’m a skeptic so right up front I don’t believe this place is haunted and putting all the hype aside this place is interesting to visit as a grand old homestead that has been restored to its former glory with a lot of history and...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

This was a strange place. I can't but help thinking it's a clever way to recoup reno money. But it's a beautiful old house that would have been really impressive when first finished. We did the daytime self guided tour. Had to prompt the lady...More

Thank crstdb
Reviewed 10 June 2018

It's always hard to decide if these kind of houses are genuinely as they were or have been made to appear the way they do with all the dolls and manequins adding a certain amount of spookiness to all the old furniture and dark rooms...More

Thank Richard G
Reviewed 7 June 2018

We were greeted by an older lady who welcomed us and gave us some details of the Homestead and the estate. (She turned out to be Olive Ryan, the lady who owns the estate and with her Husband, restored it over decades). We followed the...More

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21 January 2018|
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Response from Bruce F | Reviewed this property |
Cheryl I don't recall the entry fees, sorry. They run the ghost tour, I think, as part of an overnight accommodation package, at night. There is no restriction on photography.
Jasmine M
29 September 2017|
Response from Lyn S | Reviewed this property |
It was $12 Adult $6 Children $30 Family & $10 concession. Cash only
buffy L
20 June 2017|
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Response from Heather M | Reviewed this property |
Junee station and then a taxi as it is too far to walk.