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Glendalough Bed & Breakfast

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 23 February 2014

A most gracious, comfortable oasis a short tram ride from the CBD. Very accessible and Stan could not be more helpful! Every room was tastefully appointed and the beds were to die for! The kimono-style bath robes were such a treat.

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NL
Reviewed 10 February 2014

Glendalough B&B is the perfect place for your Melbourne stay when you are looking for - small B&B with beautiful decorated rooms and excellent service - quiet location in residential area - free of charge parking in front of the B&B - public transport at only 5 min walk from the B&B; this tram takes you directly into the Melbourne...

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Hunenberg, Switzerland
Reviewed 3 January 2014

I had a great time staying with Stan for my brief visit to Melbourne. Glendalough B&B is in peaceful quiet neighbourhood. Getting to the city centre is easy, just hop on a tram - kitted out with a public transport card by Stan - a ride of 20 minutes gets you straight to Flinder's station. Stan is a wonderful and...

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Germany
Reviewed 5 December 2013

we only stayed three night in Melbourne and we found this juwel in Melbourne. The best thing about this B&B is your host Stan. He picks you up from the airport, organizes basically everything and gives you very good advices what to do in Melbourne. He serves you a terrific breakfast. The second best thing is the price for the...

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Toronto
Reviewed 6 November 2013 via mobile

We chose to stay with Stan after reading the reviews on Trip Advisor. Melbourne is a beautiful city and Stan made our stay that much more enjoyable . We had a wonderful time on two tours ( Great Ocean Road & Yarra Valley Wine ttasting) that he had recommended. He went above the call of duty driving us for an...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 22 October 2013

The Glendalough B&B is a perfect place to stay for someone who is visiting Melbourne for the first time. The location is good , just 20 minutes tram ride to the city and a very peaceful neighbourhood and it also helps that Stan is such a wonderful host. He picked us from the airport and it was a 20 minutes...

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Ottawa
Reviewed 19 May 2013

Staying at Glendalough should be one of the main Melbourne attractions! Of course, as a B&B it has none of the sterile, anonymous features of a hotel, but even as a B&B it is so special because of Stan. He really " knocks himself out" to be a terrific host - pick ups from the airport for a small fee,...

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4Thank MollyBrownOttawa
Rome, Italy
Reviewed 5 May 2013

The Glendalough B&B has been a perfect accomodation for my stay in Melbourne. The house is beautiful, always clean and warm. The location is very near to the centre of the city, but not too noisy as a big city centre can be....a lot of green and nice neighbourghood. However, the real strenght of this B&B is its host, Stan,...

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Donegal Town, Ireland
Reviewed 14 April 2013

This was our first stop for our honeymoon. For a small fee Stan collected us from the airport which is 20-30 minute drive depending on traffic even with our flight being delayed by an hour,. We stayed in 'The Piano' room which had a Grand Piano and beautiful decorative ceilings. Breakfast was cereals, fruit, yogurt and selection of breads also...

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Vicenza, Italy
Reviewed 12 April 2013

We arrived at Glendalough about an hour earlier than expected (8 a.m.) which might throw lesser hosts into a tailspin. However, Stan began our early arrival with the ease, effortless hospitality and grace he displayed throughout our three night stay. Glendalough is 15-30 minutes from the airport (depending on traffic), on the northwest side of Melbourne. You are a brief...

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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: $125 - $165 (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”
Indaus, 21 May 2016 | Read review
“I don't think there are any bad rooms here.”
carolynbS8969GX, 27 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Piano room is good !!..”
Dhruv29, 22 Oct 2013 | Read review
“There isn't a bad choice. We enjoyed the autumn foliage in the Music Room.”
HilaryKeatts, 11 Apr 2013 | Read review
“All rooms are beautiful.”
Bluepepper, 13 Mar 2013 | Read review
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