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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stopped in for a drink. Menu has plenty for all and provides a cook your own grill option for fantastic looking steaks. Good atmosphere with plenty of people having lunch. Didnt see the accommodation so not sure what that is like.

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Thank BernardWhewell
Sydney
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best motels I have stayed in. The rooms are quite large with a fantastic outlook over a large pond with lots of ducks. The rooms are clean and well appointed, WiFi works well. If going to the bistro it is advisable to book as staff are not as accommodating as the could be. It is mainly for...

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Thank Les F
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a semi casual restaurant. You walk up to order and pay but from then on it's table service. I was tempted with a beef pie while my partner chose the roast pork. Our guests had the roast pork and barramundi. The is a very extensive choice and ours was all very good. A table near us seemed to be...

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Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Dined again tonight and was surprised ones again me Head Chef Rick has out done himself and new owner Spencer Allen job well done out done your selves I recommend anyone that has been before to come back and give it a try

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Thank slitting1986
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Set adjacent to the original Cobb & co. Coach House, Briars, the motel has a lovely view over the original flats of the farm which was attached to SCEGGS MossVale, as was Briars part of the same school. The room has a layout that is a pleasant variation on the standard country motel. Clean & bright, with a dining/lounge area...

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Thank Janelle I
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This place was amazing. Staff were super friendly and the room was huge and very romantic. Great location from Bowral and berrima. Not very vegan friendly. But the pub has a great beer selection and the gardens are lovely with ducks and gazebo

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Thank PlaceboVegan
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Very clean, quiet and spacious accommodation overlooking magnificent gardens and small lake. Bed was comfortable and nice seating area.. A lovely restaurant adjacent to accommodation with open fire places. We had a lovely stay and we'll be back!

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Thank Christine N
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the hotel to attend a friends wedding. The rooms are beginning to age but they are clean and have a lovely view of the gardens and pond. We went to the restaurant for dinner and it was great! The Szechuan prawns were amazing and the band playing on the night were talented and loads of fun. The next...

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Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Nice country location. Good outdoor are for drinks and the kids area is great. Our entrees were ok but our mains meal was really bad and the service was poor. Expensive meals for what we were served. Probably would not go there again. Extremely disappointing. If I visited again it would only be for an afternoon drink and snack.

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Thank Pauline G
Bribie Island, Australia
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Spent 3 nights here in October and found our room to be rather cold and drafty caused in part by the French doors at the rear not sealing although locked. Bathroom also very chilly. The shower itself and hot water were fine. Very noisy exhaust fan. There was a functional air conditioner but the old wall heater in the bathroom...

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Briars Country Lodge & Inn

Address: 653 Moss Vale Rd, Bowral, New South Wales 2576, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Southern Highlands > Bowral
Price Range: RM486 - RM855 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Briars Country Lodge & Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 31
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“All rooms have a fabulous outlook, book away from the reception area if the have a wedding reception on.”
 of 5 bubbles 933lesf, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“all rooms seem to have access to the pond at the rear.”
 of 5 bubbles geoffr872, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Delightful setting and very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles june_musgrave, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are ground level, and have views across the lake and fields.”
 of 5 bubbles freddo56, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Go for the King rooms with the lake view.”
 of 5 bubbles Hab64, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
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