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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 12 December 2016

This is a large old country house than was once a school. It has been beautifully restored and is not a great B & B. We were 3 couples travelling together, we all had large bedrooms with an ensuite each. Large rooms to relax in including a billiard room. There were many foodie treats left for us to enjoy and...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Only arrived back home today from a super stay, I am still thinking about a place I grew fond of in a very short time. There is so much history and grandeur which is hard to absorb all at once. We enjoyed every minute and made use of the facilities, including tense games of eight ball. The inclusions in the...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 24 March 2015 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights and had a great time. The old stanley grammar school is really a special place and has a great history. We had a very spacious and beautiful room. The garden is lovely as well, and the same applies for the surroundings in general. But the best of it all are the hosts: Denise and Frank. They...

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3Thank jonas v
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 December 2014

A wonderful stay here, we had the house to ourselves ( lucky us) and used it to our advantage. Cooked in the kitchen ( thanks Denise for leaving us easy stuff to make an easy dinner after travelling, that was unexpected) and had a few games of pool while listening to music and sipping our wine. Loved the ambience and...

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2Thank Debi F
Perth
Reviewed 26 November 2014

We opted to stay here for something a little different, a bit more winery-lux rather than shabby motel chic, and boy were we surprised. The old (built in the 1890s) boarding school has been revamped into a beautiful, comfortable and lovely located luxurious home away from home. Don't expect anything modern, but comfort and a nice style is delivered. Located...

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1Thank young A
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Reviewed 1 June 2014 via mobile

A last minute decision turned out to be fantastic adventure.Had a great nite in a beautiful home.gorgeous surroundings an fantastic ambience .wonderful host, was very friendly and very helpful .everything you need is on hand for a relaxing nite and a memorial weekend .we will be back.

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3Thank Steve R
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 31 May 2014

This is the perfect place for a getaway especially if you are looking for peace and quiet and great hospitality. There is plenty to do in the Clare, however we spent our time relaxing in this beautiful restored school house and lovely gardens. The hosts Denise and Frank are wonderful and they provided us with far more food than your...

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2Thank Andrew J
Whyalla, Australia
Reviewed 14 May 2014

My wife and I spent the Easter weekend (2014) here and it was a very enjoyable experience. Denise and Frank were great hosts, and we enjoyed the company of the other guests who stayed there. There was plenty of food put on for the guests, my only complaint was that we could not eat it all. I would strongly recommend...

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2Thank damian g
Worcester, England
Reviewed 15 March 2014

My wife and I stayed at this property for 5 nights. The old Grammar School is steeped in history, is huge (we had it to ourselves for most of our stay) and very comfortable. The bedroom was large, well furnished and relaxing ....... and we particularly enjoyed use of the snooker room. The property is well located for exploring the...

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1Thank Scorpian87
Melbourne
Reviewed 23 July 2013

Staying at Stanly Grammar for 3 nights was a wonderful experience. We had the French Suite which was very attractive and overlooked the garden through the French Doors. It is a magnificent old building and Denise made us extremely welcome. There were so many provisions that we really did not need to eat out at all. The open fire in...

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Address: Lot 25 Commercial Road, Watervale, South Australia 5452, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Watervale
Number of rooms: 4
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“All rooms are fantastic, one is downstairs a the rest are upstairs”
 of 5 bubbles 55ralphm, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We thoroughly enjoyed the down stairs room with access to the verandah and an amazing view of the water fountain.”
 of 5 bubbles kathryn_aunchalee, 25 Nov 2014 | Read review
“We stayed on the ground floor with an adjoining sitting room but all the rooms look equally as good.”
 of 5 bubbles AndrewJ59, 30 May 2014 | Read review
“We had a choice of all the rooms and it was difficult to make a choice.”
 of 5 bubbles AlexandraMelbourne, 23 Jul 2013 | Read review
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