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R on the Downs Rural Retreat

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“scones”(5 reviews)
“the main house”(4 reviews)
“the barn”(3 reviews)
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Public Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Kitchenette
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed July 15, 2018

We stayed at "R on the Downs B&B" because accommodation in Warwick was booked out. What a very pleasant surprise. The beautiful Grand Federation Homestead sits up on a hill overlooking a valley. We arrived at dusk and Doug and Liz came outside to welcome...More

Thank Leoni H
Response from Doug P, Owner at R on the Downs Rural RetreatResponded July 16, 2018

Hi, many thanks for taking the time to do a review and particularly for staying with us. Glad you both enjoyed your stay and hospitality. Thank you. We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Whilst driving along the road you can see the beautiful retreat, turning into the driveway you follow a beautiful path up the hill and are greeted by Liz and Doug. The house its self is grand with an amazing courtyard and gardens... The wildlife is...More

Thank Savvy B
Response from Doug P, Owner at R on the Downs Rural RetreatResponded June 10, 2018

It was a real pleasure to have you both stay and enjoy some well earned R&R. Your feedback and time taken to let us know your thoughts on your stay is much appreciated.-

Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I joined friends to spend a night at Doug and Liz's wonderful establishment. Although the stately building looks as though it has been there for generations, it was only opened in 2011. Doug and Liz designed and built it, resulting in a...More

Thank Jvet43
Response from Doug P, Owner at R on the Downs Rural RetreatResponded April 29, 2018

Many thanks for your recent visit. So glad you enjoyed R on the Downs facilities, gardens, views, hospitality and of course Liz's scones. We look forward to your next stay. Stay well.

Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing night at R on the Downs. It really is everything “R”! Relaxing, Rural, Rejuvenating. Just beautiful views and Doug and Liz so knowledgeable and welcoming! We will definitely be visiting again soon!!

Thank Jayde S
Response from Doug P, Owner at R on the Downs Rural RetreatResponded April 8, 2018

Great to have you both stay with us (in the popular 'Tree-House'). There will be an opportunity for more "R's" next visit - perhaps Rest, Refresh, Reward, Rendevous, Re-igniting that something special,plus who knows... :)

Reviewed February 15, 2018

My wife and i stayed here for two nights recently and i can honestly say that it was the best B&B experience we have had. The house was so clean and tidy and welcoming and the room itself (we stayed in the barn room) was...More

Thank Steven B
Response from Doug P, Owner at R on the Downs Rural RetreatResponded February 17, 2018

To share our little piece of country BnB paradise with you both was a real pleasure. So glad you enjoyed your facilities, location, our hospitality and of course the beaut panorama. Thank you for your feedback.

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Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Spa
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Price range
US$148 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$148 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette
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Traveller (49)
Room & Suite (22)
Dining (2)
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"Room with a view"
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"The treehouse is lovely and private with stunning views!"
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"The cottages are great if you are all peopled out."
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"All rooms had a good view, and all rooms are differently themed."
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