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Ramada Resort Shoal Bay

0.3 km from Shoal Bay centre
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  • Beachfront
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35-45 Shoal Bay Rd, Shoal Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
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Blaxland, Australia
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

We recently stayed at the Ramada Shoal Bay Resort & Spa. We were joined by my mother and one of my sisters and her husband. Lots of wine, beer cheese and chocolate was had... We had a double Seaview room. Yes, we could see the sea, however, the utilitarian roof tops were very much in the foreground. The room was...

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Terrigal, Australia
Reviewed 16 March 2016

The rooms were very clean the location across from a Sandy Beach is superb. However there's no lying in bed waking up to a view of the beach as the Bed Room is at the Back of the room with no Windows. If you hate smokers call the reception desk immediately fi you detect those inconsiderate types out to devalue...

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Newcastle
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Our room overlooked the beach and was beautifully appointed with modern furnishings and a very convenient kitchenette complete with oven and dishwasher. Our room was very clean and staff were quick to make up our room and replace towels each morning.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Really enjoyed our stay, the room was ready ahead of time and was comfortable, clean and well maintained. Would definitely come back again! The beach is just a short stroll across the road and the stand up paddle boards are located on the grass to hire, so much fun.

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Thank Erin P
Shoal Bay, Australia
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Clean & friendly, restaurants and cafes close by & a short stroll to the beach. Location in the hub of Shoal Bay. Food was impeccable and service great. Would not hesitate to return. The staff very helpful, and being able to park our car without extra cost was a bonus.

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Thank Kay R
shoal bay, Australia
Reviewed 14 March 2016

just what we needed. everything we needed was here or just a short walk away . had more time to relax and enjoy our stay. so good to wake up and look out over the bay while having a relaxing breakfast .

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Thank Sharon D
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 14 March 2016

This is one of our favourite places to stay. The accommodation is very comfortable, and well appointed. We had a side water view as we always get. This is really stunning. It is right at the bay beach where swimming is idealic. Close to Tomaree National Park and a very short walk to a jewel of a surfing beach -...

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OBERON, Australia
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Absolutely worst place we have ever stayed and we have stayed at a lot over 40 years. NO ONE has done this bad ever before, Service was non existant, repoprt the many problems with accommodation but they do absolutely nothing. Even asked to speak to the manager, was informed that they will call me to discuss, but true to form,...

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1Thank John D
Tamworth, Australia
Reviewed 12 March 2016

No problems at all.Great location,room was overlooking the bay,Everything was fine.Only minor thing was the bedroom was a little stuffy at night,but apart from that,had a good time,and would stay there again,no worries.

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Having stayed at this resort twice before, we were disappointed in the accommodation this time around. The Zenith studios are situated behind the multi-story car park, their furnishings are tired and run-down (ours had stains on the carpet, the shower dripped, next to no artwork and the blinds had moth holes in them). The only view was the neighbour's car...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Shoal Bay Resort & Spa is the ultimate beachfront Resort perfect for romantic escapes, family holidays, pamper weekends, beach getaways, weddings, special events and meetings and business. Shoal Bay lays by the entrance to Port Stephens, overlooking the white sands and the magnificent volcanic Tomaree headlands. Boasting crystal clear waterways and extensive National Park with unspoiled bushland, Shoal Bay is certainly one of New South Wales most stunning destinations. Just 2.5 hr drive north of Sydney and 30mins from Newcastle, this award winning Resort offers a diverse range of accommodation styles and options to suit a variety of budgets and can accommodate up to 700 guests. Accommodation ranges from Standard Studios through to Waterview, Beachfront and Bayview rooms with a choice of 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments located across 7 accommodation buildings. The Resort features 4 restaurants including the award winning Catch at Shoal Bay, 5 bars, the iconic Country Club Hotel, Occie’s Kids Club (operating throughout NSW School Holidays periods), Shoal Bay Resort Store, Whitesands Conference Centre, an outdoor heated Resort pool with children’s wading area and complimentary secure undercover parking. Relax at the Aqua Spa wellbeing sanctuary for adults (min 16 yrs+) offering a true Thalassotherapy experience for guests through the 3 mineral spa pools and 25m heated lap pool. Take yourself on a journey to revive your mind, body and soul, indulge in a range of menu treatments that enhance the total well being and surrender to the experience of products that will relax, de-stress and energise you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ramada Resort Shoal Bay

Address: 35-45 Shoal Bay Rd, Shoal Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia (Formerly Shoal Bay Resort & Spa)
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Port Stephens > Shoal Bay
Price Range: $163 - $375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Ramada Resort Shoal Bay 4.5*
Number of rooms: 183
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