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Private Room, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Greater Melbourne, Victoria

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0411monic...
Chester, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“very comfortable”
Reviewed 6 August 2014 for a stay in June 2014

Martin is a very accommodating and generous host. The breakfast hamper lasted me a week and there was a cupboard full of extra breakfast food.
The only reason I am not giving it 5 stars is the wifi signal was very weak. I had to sit outside to pick up my emails.

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Liked best: the location
Liked least: not very private.property was in the hosts backyard
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
People with disabilities
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Management Response
14 Aug 2014
Thanks for the great review Monica I'll check the router to see why its not working that well
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Bev M
Wigan, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Wonderful place to stay”
Reviewed 29 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014
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We stayed at Askrigg Cottage for 16 nights whilst visiting our daughter in Melbourne. The cottage is very clean and comfortable and has everything in it you might require, it also has free wifi. The cottage is in a great location in Moonee Ponds and is only a short stroll to the trams, train and lovely town centre.
Martyn And Berys are great , very warm ,friendly and helpful. They supplied a breakfast hamper for our arrival which was greatly appreciated. We visited Sydney and Brisbane during our stay and Martyn went out of his way to take us to the airport.
We felt comfortable and at home in the cottage and will definately stay there when we visit Australia again. Thanks again Martyn and Berys.

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Liked best: Everthing
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
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  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
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Management Response
29 May 2014
Thank you Bev and John for that fabulous review.Very glad you enjoyed your stay,hope you can make it back some time.
Best regards
Martin & Berys
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Shopmania
Rockhampton
2 reviews
“Awesome B& B”
Reviewed 26 February 2014 for a stay in February 2014

We totally enjoyed our 4 nights at Askrigg Cottage.. Loved our welcome basket of goodies.. We will definitely return on our next trip to Melbourne. Thank you Martin & Berys for your kind hospitality.

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Liked best: Position
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Management Response
26 Feb 2014
Thanks for the great review Rhelda & Ron Its very satisfying to know we are keeping our guests happy
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Sydney
Reviewed 7 February 2014 for a stay in January 2014

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Management Response
7 Feb 2014
Thank you very much Yoriko ,David and kids your review is much appreciated.We look forward to your next visit
Regards
Martin & Berys
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Vanna70
Devonport, Australia
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
“A real gem!”
Reviewed 1 February 2014 for a stay in January 2014

A fantastic cottage with lovely hosts. The cottage is very well equipped with everything and and more to make a stay relaxing and easy. The garden setting is absolutely beautiful! Thanks Berys and Martin

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
1 Feb 2014
Thanks Vanna so glad you enjoyed your stay , best regards Martin & Berys
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Country Victoria
Reviewed 14 May 2013 for a stay in April 2013

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A romantic getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Rugged travelers
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Management Response
14 May 2013
Thank you very much for a lovely review Erica
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Tauranga New Zealand
Reviewed 28 February 2013 for a stay in January 2013

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Would I recommend this holiday rental to my best friend?  
Recommended for:
Older travelers
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of TripAdvisor LLC nor of its partners.
Management Response
28 Feb 2013
Thanks for the great review Robyn.Much appreciated
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