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Meaney's Rest

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68 Cradock Rd, Hawker, South Australia 5434 Australia
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless check-in
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Updated 05/09/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 05/09/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

About

#1 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Hawker
Built in the 1880's Meaney’s Rest is one of the oldest residential dwellings in Hawker. The original interior stonework highlighted by LED down lights reflects the majestic colours of the surrounding cliff faces within the local area. The original kitchen has been transformed into a relaxing outdoor room adjoining the barbecue area, with original fireplace and pressed tin ceilings. Even though the building is 1880's vintage, it maintains all modern amenities including an upgraded kitchen, bathroom with spa and modern furnishings. Free wifi, games console (retro Nintendo), Google Home devices and a selection of DVDs can help you while away the time if you so choose. Meaneys rest is central to all facilities including the Geoff Morgan art gallery and it’s famous panorama, local store, garage and local community gym. Spacious and comfortable this house is the perfect getaway to enjoy the magnificent Flinders Ranges. Under new management as of Sep 2017.
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Grade: 55 out of 100
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68 Cradock Rd, Hawker, South Australia 5434 Australia
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Zandi wrote a review Aug 2020
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We absolutely loved our stay at Meaney’s Rest. It was extremely warm and cosy, a perfect place to come back to each day after exploring the Flinders Ranges. Especially after being fortunate enough to experience both seeing and playing with snow up through Wilpena Pound. Vicki was such a welcoming host. The house is very spacious, plenty of room for a family with teenagers. Looking forward to staying there again. Would highly recommend it! Thank you once again Kevin and Vicki.
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Date of stay: August 2020
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Response from Kevin Cameron, Owner at Meaney's Rest
Responded 14 Mar 2021
No worries at all. So glad you could visit our beautiful part of the world
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Lynley wrote a review Jul 2020
Loxton, Australia2 contributions
We have just enjoyed five nights of comfort at Meaney’s Rest with our three young children and fully agree with all the glowing reviews that have come before us. We appreciated the warmth, well equipped kitchen and comfy beds after exploring this beautiful part of the world in chilly winds. The hosts have thought of everything to make your holiday relaxing. We recommend the short hike up Policeman’s Hill to star gaze.
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Date of stay: July 2020
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Response from Kevin Cameron, Owner at Meaney's Rest
Responded 14 Mar 2021
Thank you for visiting Meaneys’s Rest. Great recommendation!
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barry w wrote a review Jul 2020
Adelaide Hills, Australia10 contributions1 helpful vote
Spent 8 nights here with friends walking the Heysen Trail. Lovely house, spacious, spotlessly clean and very well equipped. Our friends really enjoyed the spa bath and Google Home! This is a great base for exploring the Flinders Ranges and with good eating out options in Hawker.
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Date of stay: July 2020
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Response from Kevin Cameron, Owner at Meaney's Rest
Responded 14 Mar 2021
Thank you for visiting! So glad we were open again post-covid lock-down to welcome guests.
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Lynden N wrote a review Mar 2020
Ballarat123 contributions23 helpful votes
Travelling towards the main peaks of the Flinders Ranges we stopped in a few little towns. One was Hawker. Meaney’s Rest is centrally situated and provided everything we needed. I loved sitting out the front on the verandah watching the minimal goings on of the town.
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Date of stay: September 2019
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Response from Kevcameron, Owner at Meaney's Rest
Responded 5 Jul 2020
Thanks for your review The Flinders Ranges certainly are an awesome part of Australia! Please visit again
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Brenda B wrote a review Jan 2020
Melbourne, Australia18 contributions5 helpful votes
Lovely property in a great location. Excellent facilities and lovely owners. Beds were comfy and the kitchen was extremely well equipped. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would definitely stay there again when we do a return visit to the Flinders Ranges.
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Date of stay: January 2020
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Response from Kevcameron, Owner at Meaney's Rest
Responded 5 Jul 2020
Thanks Brenda. Always great to hear how much guests have enjoyed their visit!
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