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London, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
25 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have just finished eating here. I had the roast lamb and it was delightful, it comes with roast spuds and then there is a hot buffet for you to select other vegetables. My wife had a wonderful piece of salmon that came with everything. What a great venue in a small town. The rest of the menu l;look very... More 

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Thank DandC-2013
Sydney, Australia
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28 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a quaint place in Port Fairy. The rooms which are at the back of the hotel look old, but it is apparent hey have recently been fixed, albeit room 14 had been in any event. Great strong shower which I like. You check in at the bar at the hotel, and the guy who checked me in looked... More 

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Thank Colin M
Melbourne, Australia
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39 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016

I stayed there overnight on business. It was just perfect. The room I had was in the main building with en-suite. Bed comfortable, good quality bedding towels and bathroom accessories. Hosts very friendly with good recommendation on where to eat. I will definitely stay there again.

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Thank shamus1809
Manns Harbor, North Carolina
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105 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

The motel rooms are older and can have issues (the window will not close in the bathroom), but for the price it is comfortable. We stayed here before and we returned. The Pub has decent food and we have eaten there several times. So I reckon I would recommend it.

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Thank R B
Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 July 2016

After reviewing Trip Advisor comments on eateries in Port Fairy we decided to dine at the Caledonian, also known as "The Stump". We found food to be excellent. There was a buffet of salads and hot vegetables to add to your meal. The atmosphere was pleasant and all guests seemed to enjoy their meals. The price was reasonable, so we... More 

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Thank Breta C
Croydon
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21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016

We went there for the historic surrounds, the food turned out to be lovely too, and very reasonable . I had a single lamb shank-$18, plenty and really sumpious , the drinks were bit dear $8 glass , we both enjoyed the evening

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Thank 537shirleyd
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27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

It's pretty much what you'd expect for the price range. Paid $85 for a double room, smells a bit musty and decor is about 20 years outdated, but that's what you get for the price I guess. Other than that it was clean and nice enough.

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Thank Pietzki
Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night in March 2016. It has basic rooms but have all the things you need, including fridge and tea/coffee making facilities. The room actually had a double and single bed, so plenty of room. The shower was extremely large, with plenty of hot water. There is a restaurant next door and a pub.

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Thank Linda K
Leeds, United Kingdom
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29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2016

This place had been recommended to us by our son who visited a couple of years ago. Unfortunately, we did not experience the same enjoyment. The atmosphere and service weren't particularly pleasant but the meal was awful. Salad and vegetables are on a bar on a help yourself basis bit the vegetables were not appetising in any way and looked... More 

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Perth, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2015

Oldest pub in Victoria....very quaint...lots of intresting history, photos on the wall....service was ok...food was great disappointment. ...We all had the roast of the day could help ourselves to the baine marie of vegetables....which in my opinion was not freshly made that day...soggy roast potatoes....meat not cooked on that day....very poor...

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Additional Information about Caledonian Inn Motel

Address: 41 Bank Street, Port Fairy, Victoria 3284, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Port Fairy
Price Range: ₹ 100 - ₹ 300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Caledonian Inn Motel Port Fairy, Victoria
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“In the main house slightly cheaper than outside room but excellent value.”
 of 5 bubbles shamus1809, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The bathroom window in room 9 will not close.”
 of 5 bubbles rb667, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We only ate there”
 of 5 bubbles 537shirleyd, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“My tip to all travelers whether dining or using this hotel is avoid it like the plague as if the hotel is like the bar and the food then it is a complete and utter disgrace.”
 of 5 bubbles WiggleOxford, 10 Mar 2015 | Read review
“All rooms look the same”
 of 5 bubbles AUSSIEmike99, 6 Mar 2015 | Read review
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