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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Denise is very welcoming and very helpful in giving us recommendations to visit and to eat at. It is a good location of not being too within the Margaret River town so we don't get too much town noise, yet its also not too far away (walk 15 minutes to town). Nice secluded stay, had the view of the back-garden...

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Denise W, Owner at Edge of the Forest, responded to this review

Many thanks Calvin for your wonderful review. We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us so much. Best Denise & Alan

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Great place to stay.. so clean and tidy, nice and quite, breakfast basket every day was delivered to your room in the afternoon.. The owners are just perfect, friendly and nothing is a bother at all, felt like a home away from home. Will be back again for sure.

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Denise W, Owner at Edge of the Forest, responded to this review

We look forward to having you both back with us again. The complimentary breakfast basket with direct bookings is a great way to start the day. Until next time, Denise & Alan

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 December 2016

The hosts make this motel. Very friendly and gave us all the tips on what we wanted to do in Margaret River and beyond. If not for the advice to travel to Gracetown for a lovely walk by the ocean we certainly would not have gone there. Neat and tidy rooms, however, we were disturbed early each morning by traffic...

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Denise W, Owner at Edge of the Forest, responded to this review

Many thanks Lyn for your lovely comments and we pleased that you enjoyed our advice. Its a shame that you didn't book a room at the rear of the Motel overlooking the back garden, which as Trip Advisor reviews say is the quietest part of the Motel.

Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Large (by motel standards), well equipped rooms. Host friendly and knowledgeable. Garden and BBQ area is fabulous for outdoor eating. Central location to the Margaret River region. Its on the highway. We stayed in one of the back rooms (king triple). You could hear traffic but it was not intrusive.

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Denise W, Owner at Edge of the Forest, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely review. It was lovely having you both stay and we enjoyed hearing about your exploits each day.

Reviewed 24 November 2016

Lovely, quiet place to be in the heart of all the action in Margaret River. The gentlemen that checked us in was most helpful with his advice on what to do, where to visit and where to eat. Do we prefer full-cream milk or skim milk? There is a compendium in the room on all the restaurant in town, which...

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Denise W, Owner at Edge of the Forest, responded to this review

Thank you so much Joanna, such a lovely review and we are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay. We could have easily lit the barbeque for you :) Regards Denise

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 21 November 2016

True to all previous reviews, this motel lives up to its reputation. From check-in to check-out, perfect hosts full of local knowledge, friendly but not intrusive. Nice touch being personally taken to your room with all amenities explained. Took on board previous reviews in relation to traffic noise by shutting the ensuite window and door and this was not an...

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Denise W, Owner at Edge of the Forest, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely review we like to share our local knowledge and glad you found that useful.

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Lovely hosts, gorgeous and comfy room in tranquil area a short 5 mins stroll from town. Stayed for one night and found everything perfect for our needs. Brewery a few houses down and a quaint distillery just across the road. 10/10 would stay again

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Denise W, Owner at Edge of the Forest, responded to this review

Many thanks Laura for your lovely review, glad you enjoyed your stay.

Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

A bonus to our comfortable stay at this well maintained, friendly and well located property, was the Brew House within walking distance. Would recommend a room at the back, in pretty garden area as some noise from highway.

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Denise W, Manager at Edge of the Forest, responded to this review

Thank you Maxine, glad you enjoyed your stay and liked the Brewhouse :) It is such a great venue with amazing food as well.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 18 November 2016

We stayed here on a visit over the Melb cup long weekend (late Oct) for 3 nights. Our hosts Denise & Alan were very welcoming and friendly. Denise gave us alot of info on what to do, what to see, where to eat etc. There are a few places where you can get a discount card to eat at also...

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Denise W, Owner at Edge of the Forest, responded to this review

Many thanks Shweta for your wonderful review, it was lovely meeting you both and we're very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. The Restaurant discounts are a bonus that we love passing on to our guests. Very happy that you enjoyed the time you spent in this beautiful part of Western Australia. Regards Denise & Alan

Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

This was a very last minute booking for us and we didn't know what to expect. We were pleasantly surprised to have stayed here. This boutique hotel is run by Denise and Alan who are very pleasant. On checking in Denise ran through the map of the town and quickly got us acquainted to our surroundings. She made excellent suggestions...

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Denise W, Owner at Edge of the Forest, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review, we are very happy to have met you both and know that you enjoyed your stay so much. We hope you can visit us again some time :) regards Denise & Alan

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Edge Of The Forest is more than just a Motel. Family owned and operated, stylish, clean and comfortable. Set amongst lush gardens rich with native birds, the property borders State Forest and is 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. Decked patios with outdoor settings overlook various gardens throughout the property, the patios located overlooking the back garden also have forest views. FREE Wi-Fi, BBQ, Parking, DVDs', Toiletries. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Edge of the Forest

Address: 25 Bussell Hwy, Margaret River, Western Australia 6285, Australia
Region: Australia > Western Australia > Margaret River Region > Margaret River
Price Range: $145 - $195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Edge of the Forest 3.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Book two nights or more to enjoy a complimentary red/white wine. Breakfast included.”
 of 5 bubbles kevintQ2288SE, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“rooms on east side are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles EmmaSanderson10, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“No road noise in the back units, not sure how much closer to the road but little traffic at night anyway.”
 of 5 bubbles anyywherebutkarratha, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for room facing garden”
 of 5 bubbles Q1636TDannh, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Maybe too many cushions.... although having said that, quite handy for my mother when she wanted to sit on the bed and watch a dvd with her grandchildren!”
 of 5 bubbles bristolianSurrey_UK, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
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