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Top Barton Historic Hotels

Hotel Kurrajong Canberra
4.5 out of 5
8 National Circuit, Barton, ACT
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £79 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
4.3/5Excellent! (986 reviews)

"Great stay, clean and quick and easy check in and out."…"

Reviewed on 7 Oct 2020

Hotel Kurrajong Canberra
Brassey Hotel
4 out of 5
Belmore Gardens & Macquarie Street, Barton, ACT
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £67 per night from 3 Nov to 4 Nov
4.2/5Very Good! (981 reviews)

"We were actually transferred to another property in the Doma Group - Burbury - as the Brassey was closed due to severe storm damage. The change was made seamlessly by the Brassey staff. The first we knew was after they had already made all the arrangements for us. That's what I call excellent ..."…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar 2020

Brassey Hotel
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About Barton Historic Hotels

When you go on a Barton trip out of town, it's easy to pick a modern hotel, or a chain you are familiar with. You may be used to your accommodation having all the necessary conveniences. However, staying in an in a more unique accommodation can elevate your getaway. A stay in a Barton historic hotel still offers you with a well-appointed room that is also overflowing with personality. Moreover, it provides you the opportunity to immerse yourself in Barton's past.

Grab Your Place in History

Many of the traditional hotels in Barton transport you to a historic era as soon as you step into the front door. With unique architectures and addresses in the centre of Barton, it will become clear what makes Barton a must for travellers. Thankfully, you won't have to live completely in the past. Although these lodgings are historic, they have many up-to-date amenities to help you take it easy during your stay. You will find rooms outfitted with a cosy bed, loads of character, and just about everything else you might need for a wonderful stay.

After you've checked-in and had time to look around your historic hotel, you can continue to take in this culturally-rich area by visiting the art galleries and well-known landmarks. Undoubtedly, all this perusing through the past can work up an appetite. Feel free to go through our 1967 guest reviews for suggestions from like-minded travellers to help make your Barton visit wonderful. You can also ask your hotels' concierge to point to where their favourite spots to enjoy a drink or high tea in Barton are.

Book a Barton Historic Hotel Today

Barton has 2 vintage hotels that possess the look and feel of another era. Some of these hotels are where respected poets may have stayed. You are certain to land a place that has all the in-room amenities as well as the traits you want. If you wish to stay in one of these vintage hotels, reserve soon, or you could miss out on a one-of-a kind accommodation.

Frequently asked questions

What should I expect on my historical trip to Barton?
A trip to the historical places in Barton is probably number one on your travel itinerary. You’ll likely want to savour the top-notch restaurants and lively bars during your visit. During your trip to this walkable area, you can also spend time at the shops.
What's the best accommodation in Barton to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Hotel Kurrajong Canberra is a top 4.5-star hotel for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features a restaurant and free WiFi. If you’re interested in local history, another option for your trip is Brassey Hotel.
How many historically relevant hotels are there in Barton?
Barton is home to 10 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 2 designated as historic hotels or close to historic sites.
What are the must-see historical sites and other places in Barton?
A couple of favourite places to visit are Lake Burley Griffin and East Basin. In the area, you’ll also find National Gallery of Australia and Parliament House.
What is a historic hotel like in Barton?
By booking a historic hotel, guests can stay someplace that has a national historic designation. A palace, castle, grand home or even an old police station, pub, lodge or skyscraper can be identified as a historic hotel provided that it’s a place of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features can be admired within the guestrooms or public spaces of such hotels in Barton, giving a sense of history.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
“Heritage hotel” is a term often used in Asia and Europe, wheareas the term “historic hotel” is more commonly used in the U.S. but overall the terms are quite similar. The architecture and actual building of historic hotels tend to be what’s most significant. For a heritage hotel, it’s mainly the cultural value and how it shaped the community.
Do historic hotels in Barton have modern facilities?
Yes, efforts are made to preserve the historic aspects and traditions, but hotel interiors are fitted with modern conveniences and safety features. Tourists who book a stay can expect the amenities you’d get from a hotel such as private rooms with updated bathroom facilities, heating and air conditioning, and free and fast Internet. Booking a historic hotel in Barton doesn’t mean you’re choosing a place that’s rundown.

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