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Edge of the Forest Motel & Cottage
Ranked #3 of 10 Hotels in Margaret River
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 15 May 2017

This motel is situated in the perfect location for Margaret River and all it has to offer. Our room (No. 6) was just lovely and we just wished we were staying longer. The owner Denise pointed out all the local attractions and suggested what we should see on a limited timeframe. We also booked a half day tour with McLeod Tours through the motel and got a 10% discount. The tour is well worth doing and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Also, make sure to have breakfast or lunch in The Bakery which is in Margaret River town - just beautiful! I certainly hope that I get to visit Margaret River again in the future and if I do I will definitely be booking the Edge of the Forest Motel.

  • Stayed: May 2017, travelled with friends
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Denise W, Owner at Edge of the Forest Motel & Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you so much Anne for your wonderful review. We were very pleased to have you stay and enjoying yourselves. Hope to see you again. Cheers Denise & Alan

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Reviewed 13 May 2017

We stayed in the lovely renovated cottage which caters for 10. Having 3 double beds and 1with a bathroom as a studio. 1 room has bunks. on the edge of the forest as named. Beautiful walking trails great for photography. Helpful friendly owners. Cottage has nice quality utensils and furniture. Good lock up yard for children. Free wifi and huge flat screen TV.
Walking distance to town and pub. The traffic can be a bit noisy at times as on the Main Street.
Best time to visit the area is April early may as the open studios are on so you get to see artist at work in their homes.

Room Tip: Cottage worth staying in. Not sure about the motel rooms.
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  • Stayed: May 2017, travelled with family
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Denise W, Owner at Edge of the Forest Motel & Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you so much Sharon for taking the time to review. The Cottage does have a lovely feel to it and every guest so far has really enjoyed their stay. With the Forest at the rear of the property, being so close to town and with the Brewhouse at the bottom of the lane it is a great location.

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Reviewed 25 April 2017

Very convenient location, walking distance from the Bakery, Brewhouse, Woolworths, town centre and yet adjoining (thats why the name) a forest and the River walk trail. Hosts were helpful - large DVD collection, well equipped barbecue in the garden made for a nice DIY dinner experience and breakfast was functional. The complimentary bottle of local wine was most welcome.

  • Stayed: April 2017, travelled with family
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Denise W, Owner at Edge of the Forest Motel & Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Many thanks Samit, it was lovely having you stay and we're pleased that you enjoyed your stay and the complimentary wine which was included as you booked direct with us :)

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Reviewed 24 April 2017

Beautiful Motel, a little bit outside of Margaret River Town. Friendly host. The Motel has everything you need while on a roadtrip: it’s clean, fridge, nice room, free parking, fast and free Wifi. Around Margaret River you can do heaps of amazing things.

  • Stayed: March 2017, travelled as a couple
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Denise W, Owner at Edge of the Forest Motel & Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Many thanks for your lovely review, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. CHeers Denise & Alan

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

I have stayed at EOTF a couple of times in the lovely, clean and comfortable motel rooms. This time we were lucky enough to be able to stay in the new EOTF Cottage for 4 nights. The cottage is freshly painted and tastefully decorated. It is self-serviced and is a great addition to EOTF Motel. It would be great for families or a group of friends visiting Margaret River. Everything was very clean and well appointed. The property includes a lovely outdoor area with gas BBQ. The kitchen has all the crockery and utensils you need when holidaying, as well as a microwave, stove and full size fridge. A short stroll (<100m) via the back of the property lands you at The Brewhouse - serving great food and drinks. I highly recommend EOTF. The staff are always very accommodating and knowledgeable about the regions wineries and many tourist attractions. Definitely will stay again.

Room Tip: Cottage is on Bussell Hwy, so take ear plugs if you are a light sleeper.
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  • Stayed: April 2017, travelled with friends
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Denise W, Owner at Edge of the Forest Motel & Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

It was lovely to have you both stay with us again and thank you so much for you lovely Review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your first stay in The Cottage with friends and found everything OK. The location is fantastic and as you say The Brewhouse at the bottom the lane is fantastic. Look forward to seeing you next time. Alan & Denise

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Address: 25 Bussell Hwy, Margaret River, Western Australia 6285, Australia
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Region: Australia > Western Australia > Margaret River Region > Margaret River
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Margaret River
#2 Family Hotel in Margaret River
#3 Romantic Hotel in Margaret River
Price Range: $145 - $233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Edge of the Forest Motel & Cottage 3.5*
Number of rooms: 6
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
EDGE OF THE FOREST MOTEL is more than just your average Motel style accommodation. Family owned and operated, stylish, clean and comfortable. Decked patios with outdoor settings overlook various gardens plus Patios of rooms located at the rear of the Motel overlook the guest barbeque area and have Forest views. Stylish en-suites have toiletries & heatlamps. EDGE OF THE FOREST COTTAGE is located next door to the Motel. Fully self-contained with Lounge, Dining, Kitchen, Bathroom, 2 Queen Rooms & 1 Bunk Room with 2 Bunks. There is a separate Studio with Double Bed & en-suite. Both properties border State Forest and are a short stroll to town centre Restaurants, Cafes', Shops & Galleries. Tranquil walk and cycle trails from the property through the Forest lead to stunning views of the Margaret River. The Cottage outdoor dining area has a barbeque and beautiful Forest views. Both Properties have Free Wi-Fi & Parking. ... more   less 
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