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“A modern, elegant and peaceful country house”
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Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Albany, Western Australia

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Sambrownw...
Albany, Australia
1 review
“A modern, elegant and peaceful country house”
Reviewed 11 April 2016 for a stay in January 2016

We found Stablebase to be a very peaceful, stylish and elegant place to stay. We had an extended stay here and very much enjoyed our time in such comfortable surrounds. The super friendly owners are happy to share their wealth of knowledge about Albany and the Great Southern region if you so desire, but you definitely have your own space. We found one of the nicest things about our stay was the tranquility of just having a morning coffee or late afternoon drink on the deck area and watching the horses and bird life mill about in the paddocks. We definitely recommend Stablebase!

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
13 Apr 2016
Hi Sam & Lexie, thanks for the lovely comments. We really enjoyed your company and having you stay with us. Was a real treat for us! We look forward to seeing you soon. Sam x
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Xav_040
Perth, Australia
Level 4 Contributor
35 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Stablebase is everything and more”
Reviewed 28 March 2016 for a stay in March 2016
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person found this review helpful

We had a really lovely time staying with Tom and Sam over the Easter long weekend. Upon arrival there was a welcome message and a beautiful basket of local produce including locallly baked hot cross buns.
Stablebase is superbly appointed and very well thought out. It had everything we needed, from eco soaps and freshly picked herbs to a great kitchen set-up for a family. There were four of us staying in the house and there was plenty of room for us all.
The highlight for us were the chickens (of which we ate plenty of eggs), the dogs and the horses!
Tom and Sam are very hospitable and generous hosts - nothing was too much trouble. We couldn't recommend a stay at Stablebase highly enough.

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Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
29 Mar 2016
Hi Rikki,
thank you very much for the lovely review. We really enjoyed having you and your family stay for the weekend and we look forward to seeing you again soon
regards
Tom and Sam
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johnsomer...
Somerset, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Fantastic”
Reviewed 24 March 2016 for a stay in December 2015
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Tom and his wife Sam were excellent hosts, very attentive ,with a wealth of local knowledge. Sam has lived most of her life in the area and her family still live close by.
Tom , a keen surfer, knows all the best beaches for surfing and fishing!
The accommodation is brand new for 2016 and was designed by Tom ,who is an architect. It is well thought out, extremely well equipped with everything you could possibly need and the beds are super comfortable.
Tom and Sam are both very concerned about the environment and where possible things are Eco-friendly and it was interesting to talk to them about what they have done.
The location is excellent for exploring this part of W.A. with wonderful beaches close by and many walks. Albany is a few minutes drive away. A historic town with small shops, supermarkets and a variety of coffee shops and restaurants. There are many wineries close by and most serve excellent wine and food - ask Tom and Sam.
We will return.

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Liked least: Leaving
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Lauren S
Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Australia
1 review
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“Serene weekend Getaway!”
Reviewed 23 March 2016 for a stay in December 2015
1
person found this review helpful

We stayed at Stablebase just prior to christmas last year and it was a perfect start to our holiday getaway! This beautiful, architecturally designed, holiday cottage has everything you need to enjoy albany and its surrounds. From the wonderful views and serene surroundings to well appointed amenities including a kitchenette, a super comfy bed and a lovely living space to relax in!. We found the location to be great. It is just minutes from Albany's town centre and close to the stunning beaches. We would highly recommend a trip to Stablebase to relax and recharge the batteries!

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