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Reviewed 12 April 2010

There is little I can add to the other reviews. The house was fascinating, our room complete with grand piano was lovely and very comfortable, breakfasts were good, and Stan was an amazing host. The location is in the suburbs which had initially put us off but it turned out to be great fun taking the tram in to the... More 

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Reviewed 4 April 2010

We stayed at the Glendalough B&B for 3 nights in March. You can't beat the value. Stan and Toni are such wonderful hosts they made us feel like it was home. Spacious bedrooms and a wonderful breakfast each morning. Stan had wine with us in the evening and is such a wonderful person. We would love to go back to... More 

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Amsterdam
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Reviewed 28 March 2010

We stayed at Glendalough for 4 nights during the Australian Open. It has been a memorable experience in positive sense. The B&B is so nice, including our room with a grand piano. Our lovely host Stan made us a good breakfast in the morning and offered us wine in the evening. It felt like home. Stan, thank you so much,... More 

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Reviewed 8 March 2010

A quiet comfortable bed and breakfast with fascinating decor. Stan was a wonderful host who guided us on the 'must see' places in Melbourne enabling us to fill our short stay at Glendalough. The frequent trams were a short walk away enabling us to travel around easily and Stan collected us from the airport and took us back which is... More 

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Reviewed 20 February 2010

Thanks to some excellent reviews on Trip Advisor, I thought I'd book an overnight stay at the Glendalough on my way to a conference in Adelaide. What a wonderful evening and morning I spent with my hosts. I highly recommend this B&B for friendly and courteous service, lovely rooms and great location (in the "burbs"but that has to be part... More 

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Reviewed 6 February 2010

Can only reiterate what other travelers have said- lovely home, great hosts, good location (maybe half way between town and airport & good transport links). Would have loved to stay longer & chat to our hosts more - the eclectic decor only hints at a well travelled life. At the airport the next day my 8 year old suddenly piped... More 

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Reviewed 21 January 2010

We did stay for 5 days at Stan and Toni´s house. It was sooo nice. Stan is the perfect host, such a nice person and so is Toni. He did care for us like a mother and we did miss nothing ! Breakfast was also good ! Thanks for all Stan ! if we would ever come back,that will be... More 

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Alberta
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Reviewed 2 January 2010

Period home with fantastic hosts that are a wealth of information and unbelievably accomodating. Great rooms and outstanding breakfasts and availability of extras. Close to tram lines a great local pub and the Victoria Market. The value for the accomodation is unbelievable. Near to parks, bike trails and an easy drive to the airport.

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Reviewed 18 December 2009

My wife stayed here for four nights during our four week trip to Australia. By far, this was best placed we stayed! Stan and Tony were excellent hosts - good breakfast in the morning, extremely helpful with ANY questions that we had about Melbourne, gave us a ride to the airport on our last day, and we even had wine... More 

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Berlin
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Reviewed 5 November 2009

My daughter and I went to the Melbourne Festival where she was performing. Our first week we spent in a hotel. For the second week we were happy to find accomadation at the Glendalough after reading the comments at tripadvisor. Our hosts Stan and Tony gave us a very warm welcome, emedatetly we felt at home. The atmosphere of the... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1924, this heritage listed mansion rests in tranquil gardens high on the hill. Located just 4km from central Melbourne in the quiet secluded Travancore estate, Glendalough is close to public transport, Melbourne Airport, Flemington Racecourse, Royal Melbourne Show Grounds, Melbourne Zoo & The University of Melbourne. Glendalough has 4 guest rooms with queen & double beds. All rooms have HD TV, DVD & music systems & free wifi. Hearty breakfast included. Laundry & ironing facilities. We now provide transport smart cards (myki)for all guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Glendalough Bed & Breakfast

Address: 197 - 199 Cashmere St | Travancore, Ascot Vale, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3032, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Moonee Valley > Ascot Vale
Price Range: ₹ 6,330 - ₹ 8,355 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Glendalough Bed And Breakfast
Glendalough Hotel Melbourne
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“all rooms are beautiful”
 of 5 bubbles Indaus, 21 May 2016 | Read review
“I don't think there are any bad rooms here.”
 of 5 bubbles carolynbS8969GX, 27 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Piano room is good !!..”
 of 5 bubbles Dhruv29, 22 Oct 2013 | Read review
“There isn't a bad choice. We enjoyed the autumn foliage in the Music Room.”
 of 5 bubbles HilaryKeatts, 11 Apr 2013 | Read review
“All rooms are beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles Bluepepper, 13 Mar 2013 | Read review
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