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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 5 March 2017

All amazing, couldn't ask for more. Wonderful bed, quiet atmosphere, a real retreat from normal life. Come here to get your batteries recharged. The spa is a luxury extra that's provided for your relaxation. Definitely couples only.

Thank Tricianne
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 26 November 2016

We stayed two nights in this three room cottage. Built in the 19th Century the owners have refurbed the sitting room/kitchen, bedroom and ye old bathroom beautifully. We were in the middle cottage (of 3), with our friends taking an adjoining cottage. A well stocked kitchen - free cereals, bacon & eggs (enough for our two mornings) bread, butter, jams...

Thank GiaW2014
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Had a wonderful three nights during the Rio Olympics. It was great to sit in front of the slow combustion heater and enjoy all the treats that had been supplied, especially the breakfast provisions. Bed was very comfortable and the bathroom huge with a spa and separate shower which was very thoughtful for people not wanting to use the spa....

Thank MGB65
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We spent two nights here in October. This is possibly the best B&B we have stayed in. The building is a heritage site with magnificent gardens surrounded by other very old and beautiful houses. Our accomodation comprised four rooms with a comfortable lounge room with a slow combustion fire, a kitchen/dining room, an enormous bathroom with spa and a bedroom....

Thank Michael M
South Australia, Australia
Reviewed 26 August 2016

We've done heaps of Travel Auctions & this one would have to rate as one of the very BEST! Margaret was such a wonderful host (hostess) asked us to let her know if we needed anything else, well we didn't as every possible thing was catered for. A great big step back in time surrounded by simple luxury. Antiques everywhere,...

1Thank mtpockets95
south australia
Reviewed 11 August 2016

We recently had a two night break at Devonshire house and how wonderful it was! Could not have asked for more. We stayed in room 3 and could not get over how spacious it was but so charming. It was lovely to relax by the wood fire after a day of sight seeing and wine tasting. The spa was welcome...

Thank lopsid
Tumby Bay, Australia
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We found Devonshire House through Travel Auctions. We had no idea what to expect!!!. We will definitely be calling in on Margaret again in the future. The house is full of Old world charm. Wood burning stove. plenty wood for each day. Comfortable old Chesterfield, lovely comfortable bedroom even the wardrobe is from another era, and a very large bathroom...

Thank goldielocks78-2016
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We booked a single bedroom cottage (through Travel Auctions). The cottage (attached and part of an old hotel) had a comfortable lounge/dining area/kitchen and a wood burning heater as well as air condidtioning. Large bathroom with spa. Wood for the fire was supplied and we enjoyed using the fire both nights. Close to Clare Valley, Martindale Hall and Burra. Historical...

Thank argus23
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We have stayed at Devonshire House 4 times now and love it to pieces. The history is immense and is presented in the wonderful slate floors, thick stone walls, character cupboards, doors and even the massive locks on the doors. Each room is different but filled with beautiful furniture and a very comfortable bed. We always stay late autumn or...

Thank Sue C
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 20 November 2015

Mintaro is a leisurely two hour drive north of Adelaide. There is little in the town itself apart from a handful of B&Bs; a coffee shop attached to the Mintaro Maze, a lunch spot which I'm told is very good and the historic Magpie & Stump Hotel which, I gather, only does dinner Wednesday to Saturday. I mention this because...

1Thank rbmitch

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Additional Information about Olde Devonshire House

Address: Burra Street, Mintaro, South Australia, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Mintaro
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Olde Devonshire House Mintaro, South Australia
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“The rooms here are all unique & come as part of the package. A fantastic bargain through Travel Auctions.”
Tricianne, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We took a couple of DVDs and a card game to while away the cooler night”
GiaW2014, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“C1 largest, C3 cosiest, C2 (ours) was just right!”
  • Cottage #2 with rear access to the glorious garden & wood box
  • Bedroom C#2
  • Entrance (this is the bedroom of Cottage #2)
  • Cottage #2 which was ours for 2 nights
mtpockets95, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Only three rooms. We did not see the other two”
lopsid, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“This choice is not available at this establishment”
goldielocks78-2016, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
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