We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
2017-08-06 2017-08-07
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Ramada Resort Shoal Bay

    35-45 Shoal Bay Rd, Shoal Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    2017-08-06 2017-08-07
    US$162
    US$112
    SAVE US$50
    US$162
    US$112
    SAVE US$50
    US$162
    US$112
    SAVE US$50
    Traveller (203)
    Room & Suite (287)
    Storyboard
    Martys at Little Beach
    590 reviews
    #1 of 16 hotels in Nelson Bay
     
    The Nelson Resort
    509 reviews
    #2 of 16 hotels in Nelson Bay
     
    Oaks Pacific Blue Resort
    1,031 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Salamander Bay
     
    Port Stephens Motel
    93 reviews
    #11 of 16 hotels in Nelson Bay
     
    Overview
    • Excellent21%
    • Very good32%
    • Average23%
    • Poor13%
    • Terrible11%
    Travellers talk about
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Kitchenette
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    4.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Ramada Resort Shoal Bay
    Offers & Announcements: Best Available Rate
    {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel_hsx","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel_hsx__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Martys at Little Beach
    590 reviews
    #1 of 16 hotels in Nelson Bay
     
    The Nelson Resort
    509 reviews
    #2 of 16 hotels in Nelson Bay
     
    Oaks Pacific Blue Resort
    1,031 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Salamander Bay
     
    Port Stephens Motel
    93 reviews
    #11 of 16 hotels in Nelson Bay
     
    Rooms
    Aug 6Aug 7
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$112.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Shoal Bay hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "0585f5effac542e086834c10516cb647", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":288076,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[44287286],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":6,"month":8,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":7,"month":8,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":112,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"0585f5effac542e086834c10516cb647","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":162,"lowestMetaPrice":112,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":162,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":162,"lowestMetaPrice":112,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":162,"hotelName":"Ramada Resort Shoal Bay","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjA1ODVmNWVmZmFjNTQyZTA4NjgzNGMxMDUxNmNiNjQ3IiwiQUlLIjoiMDUwNWVhY2U3Y2NmNDE0MmE4ZjYxMWExMTE4MTA0YjIifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "06/08/2017", "checkOut": "07/08/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$112", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"44287286":"BookingCom","109246856":"HotelsCom2IB","65708389":"Hotwire","78361380":"PricelineIB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (967)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    There are newer reviews for Ramada Resort Shoal Bay
    See the most recent reviews

    11 - 15 of 962 reviews

    Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

    We have just had a three day stay at this resort which has been taken over by Wyndham resorts. The location is ideal overlooking The idyllic Shoal Bay itself with lovely views and some pleasant and easy walks close by that are not taxing but...More

    Thank Mitch D
    Response from Ramada S, Front Office Manager at Ramada Resort Shoal BayResponded 17 May 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Ramada Shoal bay. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement...More

    Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

    I didnt expect much as i have never stayed before and had read a few bad reviews. However when we rocked up the staff were lovely, the room was amazing and so large. I stayed in a 1 bedroom apartment which had ocean views and...More

    Thank Jade L
    Response from Ramada S, Front Office Manager at Ramada Resort Shoal BayResponded 17 May 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Ramada Shoal bay. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. We do hope to see you back in the near future Regards Jacqui Lawlor

    Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

    Stayed there two nights recently and it's absolutely beautiful. The ocean view from the balcony was amazing. Great facilities, altho the pool and spa were under maintenance but none the less, a very memorable stay!More

    Thank Vividh L
    Response from Ramada S, Front Office Manager at Ramada Resort Shoal BayResponded 17 May 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Ramada Shoal bay. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement...More

    Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

    Stayed in early May. Had a pool room which was fun but can imagine that it would get pretty loud in Summer. Room (1 bed studio) was very nice and well set out, just needed a really good clean. The indoor pool was OK, the...More

    Thank erynne85
    Response from Ramada S, Front Office Manager at Ramada Resort Shoal BayResponded 17 May 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments about the hotel. It's disappointing to hear that your stay did not meet your expectations, we always strive for all of our guests to have the best Vibe experience possible. Kind regards...More

    Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

    This is the second time we have stayed at the Ramada Port Stephens and we wanted a quick get away with the kids but the TV did not work, the spa was defective and the staff showed a lack of care. Will not stay here...More

    Thank paul w
    Response from Ramada S, Front Office Manager at Ramada Resort Shoal BayResponded 17 May 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments about the hotel. It's disappointing to hear that your stay did not meet your expectations, we always strive for all of our guests to have the best experience possible. Kind regards Jacqui...More

    Martys at Little Beach
    590 reviews
    #1 of 16 hotels in Nelson Bay
     
    The Nelson Resort
    509 reviews
    #2 of 16 hotels in Nelson Bay
     
    Oaks Pacific Blue Resort
    1,031 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Salamander Bay
     
    Port Stephens Motel
    93 reviews
    #11 of 16 hotels in Nelson Bay
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$95 - US$219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 183
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline, Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Hotwire, Cancelon, Evoline ltd, getaroom.com and HotelQuickly so you can book your Ramada Resort Shoal Bay reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Australia >
    • New South Wales >
    • Greater Newcastle >
    • Port Stephens >
    • Shoal Bay
    • Also Known As
    • Shoal Bay Hotel Shoal Bay
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (203)
    Room & Suite (287)
    Pool & Beach (33)
    Dining (18)
    Hotel & Grounds (170)
    Bathroom (11)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Nearby
    Sponsored by:
    The Nelson Resort
    509 reviews
    2.97 km away
     
    Port Stephens Motel
    93 reviews
    2.30 km away
     
    Oaks Pacific Blue Resort
    1,031 reviews
    6.23 km away
     
    Martys at Little Beach
    590 reviews
    1.50 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Mod Thai
    225 reviews
    .09 km away
    Newcastle & Port Stephens Game Fish Club
    73 reviews
    .09 km away
    Sandyfoot Cafe & Bar
    182 reviews
    .01 km away
    Pennyweight Road
    49 reviews
    .04 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Tomaree Head
    475 reviews
    1.25 km away
    Zenith Beach
    22 reviews
    .74 km away
    Shoal Bay SUP
    25 reviews
    .38 km away
    Shoal Bay Country Club
    8 reviews
    .11 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Keven O
    28 January 2017|
    AnswerShow all 6 answers
    Response from 64Travellerone | Reviewed this property |
    Some rooms have laundries. No they are in the room. We had a grand room
    1
    Vote
    Sly5848
    4 May 2016|
    AnswerShow all 5 answers
    Response from Jo L | Reviewed this property |
    Reception is 24 hours
    0
    Votes
    Albertha_18
    8 April 2016|
    AnswerShow all 12 answers
    Response from Lynne690 | Reviewed this property |
    There are spa pools beside the lap pool. There was no beauty treatment or spa treatments there in February when we were there.
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "Check exactly what room type you are requesting. Confirm how often the rooms are serviced."
    Read review
    "There are many rooms with views so just ask if you want one (for a price of course)."
    Read review
    "Don't be fooled by photos."
    Read review
    "Pool front outside of school holidays"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing