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Mantra Wollongong

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was very happy with the stay until the third day I was informed I had to leave or pay for another night when I booked for 3 nights for 596. So in the end my holiday was cut short, it was embarrassing, expensive and ruined the experience.

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Shellharbour, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel was the only available 2 bedroom apartment available in W'gong when we booked. The price when we booked was very good (a special) and included breakfast. The room located on the 4th floor overlooked Gladstone Avenue (the main road) and was quite noisy. Higher up may be better. There are no "eaterys" close by but there are plenty within...

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Thank chris k
Melbourne
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I travel extensively and it is always nice to find a great hotel with excellent staff and facilities. I only stayed on night on business and will definitely be back. From the time I checked in my experience was on enjoyable. The staff were attentive and even when I went to go for a walk they gave me an umbrella...

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Thank Tony Z
Greater Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

This hotel was a real mixed bag. I booked in a hurry and the with some terror saw a few recent reviews that said the bathrooms were 'filthy'. We arrived after midnight and easily found our key in the lockbox. Parking was secure but very tight- glad we have a mid sized hatchback! The room, which I approached with some...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Room was good size but not clean at all . Sheets were stained, carpet wasnt vacuumed, tiles weren't scrubbed. Tv remote didn't have batteries. Not a lot of food outlets close by, had to drive to get food.

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Thank R3272MHmichelles
Sydney
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Not sure if some apartments here are more modern than others but mine was lovely. Large, clean and everything was very comfortable. Two bedrooms, two bathrooms, kitchen, domestic appliances and comfy beds. Great that parking is free undercover, but not so great having to pay $10 for internet in this day and age and the minibar items are really expensive...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Keep up and maintain the property and provide more basics in the apartments like kitchen appliances, and cleanliness. Rooms and furniture were dirty and dry food marks on the couch. It was filthy to sit and hair every where on the couch. Beds i was sleeping on was wobbly and was making squeaky noises when I move. terrible night.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Furniture and carpet have too many stains and outdoor furniture is a put off (old and rusted and not set out nicely) Has potential, just needs a huge upgrade (paint, furniture etc) The staff are nice but I did call re: USB use in tv and the receptionist never phoned me back

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brisbane
Reviewed 4 March 2017

This property was tired and looks like it needs a really good clean. The booking website I used said I was getting it for half price and it was still $180. It's crazy to think that was half price. Reception staff were friendly and the breakfast was great....that's why this gets 3 stars. It's not close enough to walk to...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 March 2017

My wife and I usually stay in hotels every year for our anniversary, this year was our 25th anniversary, the room was excellent, great service, nice breakfast, secure parking etc... very happy with everything.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Take in your view of Wollongong's spectacular beaches and scenery as you relax in your One or Two Bedroom apartment centrally located in the heart of Wollongong. Mantra Wollongong has everything you need to make your visit pleasurable and successful. Whether you're travelling for business or pleasure, you'll immediately feel at home in the welcoming atmosphere and the friendly service. Mantra Wollongong is conveniently situated close to the many sights and attractions of the area. Stroll to the city centre and do a little shopping or grab a bite to eat. Nearby there are shopping malls and many local attractions like the Botanical Gardens and Jamberoo Action Park. If you're here on business then our conferencing and meeting facilities are of a very high standard with the latest in facilities and technology in a light and airy setting. Leave your car in your complimentary undercover parking while you explore on foot. Mantra Wollongong is located close to the airport, public transport, sporting and entertainment venues and ocean beaches. ***Mantra Wollongong is a 100% Non-Smoking property*** Please Note: Mantra Wollongong cares for all of it guests, with this in mind we have a strict no party policy. Restrictions are placed on the number of occupants in each room, guests not adhering to these restrictions will be asked to vacate. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mantra Wollongong

Address: 6-10 Gladstone Ave, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia (Formerly Best Western)
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Wollongong
Price Range: $148 - $364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Mantra Wollongong 4.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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#8 Luxury Hotel in Wollongong
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“Higher floors toward the street are fine”
tonyz916, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms with balcony have a distant ocean view over adjacent carpark & industry.”
JoanneBriggs, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“They all seem to be a good size”
gypsy039, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book at the Adina Apartments”
  • Dust over everything
  • Heavily stained chairs
  • If they present their brochure in this manner there is no high standard to be found at this prop
Y6694EDjank, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“It's across the road from the railway station so it's easy to by public transport.”
velogiant, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
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