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Bluey Blundstone’s Blacksmith Shop, Melrose

Melrose is situated at the foot of Mount Remarkable, one of South Australia’s National Parks and is the oldest town in the Flinders Ranges. Blacksmith shop and residence built in 1865. Extensively restored over the past seventeen years. Built of pug, pine and stone with rammed earth and wooden floors, now listed on the State Heritage Register. The house is equipped with original blacksmith tools and machinery, all able to be used by the owner to produce steelwork. All antique furniture, fully restored. Unique atmosphere, more than a room, an experience. The Barn has been converted to a bed and breakfast accommodation for six persons. The loft sleeps four people and downstairs two and the cottage sleeps two.

Accommodation Options


One double bed.


One queen size bed, one double bed and two single beds.

Activites and Experiences at Bluey Blundstone’s Blacksmith Shop

  • South Australia State Heritage Register
  • Flora
  • Meditating/Relaxing
  • Shopping
  • Sightseeing
  • Walking
  • Wholesale
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Car park
  • Laundry
  • Restaurant – Licensed
  • Rural/Country
  • Flora and Fauna
  • Historic/Heritage
  • Relaxation
  • English English
  • English
  • Cheques By Arrangement
  • Bankcard
  • MasterCard
  • Visa
  • Not Available NOT INSPECTED
  • Blankets
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Electric Blanket
  • Heating
  • Linen
  • Non Smoking Room
  • Private Facilities
  • Tea/Coffee making facilities
  • Television

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