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Reviewed 2 November 2016

Called into Briars by chance travelling from Melbourne back to Nth Coast. We just wish it was closer to our home as we would become regulars. Very spacious room with great outlook and very well appointed. Rooms are 2 tiered and open out to well maintained gardens and lake. Restaurant and bar very good, dinner have breakfast but enjoyed evening...

Thank halfmoon26
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Very relaxing getaway. Staff very friendly. Rooms overlook large lake with table and chairs to sit outside on and the grounds are beautiful. Rooms have a full size bath and are comfortable and quiet. Overall a lovely stay.

Thank Heather W
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for a drink and dinner. They have a "cook your own steak grill" which is a fabulous change from the standard pub deal. Our steaks were aged, tender and delicious, maybe I am just a good cook or maybe it was the atmosphere. We sat on the covered deck looking out at the sweeping views. The food...

Thank MelbourneArchitect
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Have stayed here many many times and I just love it. The rooms are so comfortable and well equiped. Every room has a bath. The rooms are on two tiers, with the bathroom and bedroom on one level and the lounge room on the lower level. There's a tv and reverse cycle air con. Outside has a sitting area overlooking...

Thank Jo E
Newcastle NSW Australia
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We arrived at Briars country Lodge after first missing seeing it on our approach from Bowral as the GPS didn't recognise it's existence.The grounds are exceptional and the ducks paraded for us as previously reviewed. The evening meal at the Inn was reasonable and the staff were very friendly but the breakfast was ordinary as everything at the buffet was...

1Thank Geoff R
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

This place is absolutely gorgeous, we had a king bed , with amazing garden and lake views from our room , the restaurant is absolutely gorgeous , the food and service was impeccable. What a beautiful country retreat, I would certainly recommend this place .. Absolutely Devine

Thank Carol C
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This is an older hotel( motel) in a delightful setting. Rooms are spacious with an excellent sitting area overlooking a large pond with a lovely garden and ducks. Each room has private outside terrace. the property is very well maintained and very quiet. Extremely comfortable beds and we will cerainly go again. There is also a "pub/restaurant " nearby which...

Thank June M
Greater Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

To see some of the country side so we stop a Bowral, the place is beautiful with ground to walk around lots of ducks, the reception was ok a bit suck but and not very helpful when ask about what the place had to offer but we got to our room, the room were old fashion but clean and well...

Thank susanrU2781BO
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

The Briars is a very tired accommodation property,our stay was ok but we won't be returning this month as there is much better accommodation for value in the area. The restaurant was not a good experience,at breakfast the waitress thought she was doing us a favor being there,one morning she forgot my order an so 20 minutes later the eggs...

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place to stay - staff very friendly and accommodating Yummy country breakfasts The atmosphere is relaxed and refined Love the apartment space very practical for friends travelling with multiple bedrooms and cozy lounge

1Thank Kate B

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Briars Country Lodge & Inn

Address: 653 Moss Vale Rd, Bowral, New South Wales 2576, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Southern Highlands > Bowral
Price Range: ₹ 7,524 - ₹ 13,051 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Briars Country Lodge & Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 31
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“All rooms have a fabulous outlook, book away from the reception area if the have a wedding reception on.”
 of 5 bubbles 933lesf, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“all rooms seem to have access to the pond at the rear.”
 of 5 bubbles geoffr872, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Delightful setting and very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles june_musgrave, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are ground level, and have views across the lake and fields.”
 of 5 bubbles freddo56, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Go for the King rooms with the lake view.”
 of 5 bubbles Hab64, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
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