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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
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“four poster bed”(16 reviews)
“b b”(59 reviews)
“mary alice”(11 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 17 January 2016

Ormiston House is beautiful and really lived up to the Tripadvisor hype. Carolyn is an expert host, probably the best I've encountered. We are a family of four and were able to occupy a two bedroom room. Ormiston House is decorated beautifully and has the...More

Thank EdsterAustralia
Response from OrmistonStrahan, Owner at Ormiston HouseResponded 10 June 2016

I have to admit a warm feeling when I read that guests love our beautiful Ormiston House. The house and the story are great and pleased you enjoyed both. Ahh those muffins are winners again :) kind regards Carolyn

Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights and had a wonderful time. Carolyn is a fantastic host; extremely friendly and helpful without being intrusive. Fresh muffins and a cup of tea were very welcome after quite a long drive and walk in Cradle Mountain. The home is...More

Thank clairem1144
Response from OrmistonStrahan, Owner at Ormiston HouseResponded 10 June 2016

My pleasure for everything and love that you all loved the House. Yes it is a significant part of Strahan's story and I love telling it. Thanks for taking the time to write and it is appreciated. cheers Carolyn

Reviewed 6 January 2016

We had a wonderful stay at this beautifully restored B and B. Our host, Carolyn, couldn't have been more welcoming and warm. Every detail is attended to, beds are comfortable, brekky was generous, location is perfect and Carolyn has a wealth of knowledge about the...More

Thank Sonja M
Response from OrmistonStrahan, Owner at Ormiston HouseResponded 10 June 2016

Glad you had a comfy and pleasent stay .. and loved our Ormiston. A beautiful home, location and region. We came and stayed and still love sharing. kind regards Carolyn

Reviewed 6 January 2016

Ormiston House is an historic house located right in town overlooking the water. The house is beautifully decorated in line with an historic Georgian manor house with beautiful antique furniture and our room even had a claw foot bath. Our room, in line with the...More

Thank jetsettingaussies
Response from OrmistonStrahan, Owner at Ormiston HouseResponded 10 June 2016

Thank you so much for all your kind words and especially those about our lovely Ormiston. She's an important piece of history that was worth keeping. kind regards Carolyn

Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

Lovely lady running the b&b... Beautiful well kept old home in a lovely location! Clean did neat...Friendly and helpful..exactly as you want in a b&b. Would defiantly recommend staying here!!! Only small recommendation would be to have somewhere by the bath to put your products!

Thank mrdpanda
Response from OrmistonStrahan, Owner at Ormiston HouseResponded 10 June 2016

A pleasure to help and thrilled you enjoyed our House. your suggestion was helpful and thank you for the view from other eyes. kind regards Carolyn

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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US$118 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$118 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Choose a room based on the pictures to suit what you are looking for. The Amelia looks over the gardens."
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"Rooms appear to be all different and are furnished with antiques."
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"dont stay here better accommodation available"
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"Don't pick Amelia - it's opposite the management's quarters - specifically the kitchen."
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