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    Oaks Pacific Blue Resort

    265 Sandy Point Rd, Salamander Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2317, Australia
    011 61 1300 669 978
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    Overview
    • Excellent33%
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    “lagoon pool” (67 reviews)
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    Wifi
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    Reviewed 1 May 2017

    My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights. We had a great time the pool access room was fantastic even if it was not hot enough for us to swim, it was nice to sit on the balcony next to pool. The rooms are...More

    Thank Rhonda M
    Response from OaksPacificBlue, General Manager at Oaks Pacific Blue ResortResponded 2 May 2017

    Dear Rhonda M, Thanks so much for the review. It is great to see you were able to stay in a pool side room, and that you found the rooms spacious and clean. I sincerely apologise if your food arrived cold, this is unacceptable and...More

    Reviewed 28 April 2017

    We bought a Groupon voucher for this visit and never imagined it would be as good as it was! The apartment (3 bedroom with plunge pool) was lovely ... spacious, clean, and well stocked for a self catering stay (though none of the saucepans had...More

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    Thank Kirsty S
    Response from OaksPacificBlue, General Manager at Oaks Pacific Blue ResortResponded 30 April 2017

    Dear Kirsty S, Thanks very much for the review. We are happy to see you were able to find a Groupon deal for the resort. I apologise that there were missing lids and chopping board from your apartment. Thank you for the kind comments on...More

    Reviewed 28 April 2017

    Our one bedroom apart will was very well fitted out,bu t as it had a sp a I was surprised to find no spa liquid? The thing that really lets this place down is. the breakfast Definitely not " Resort " standard Meant to be...More

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    1  Thank holidaydeb85
    Response from OaksPacificBlue, General Manager at Oaks Pacific Blue ResortResponded 30 April 2017

    Dear holidaydeb85, Thank you for your review. We apologise if the breakfast was not up to standard, this feedback is important to us and will be passed onto the Food & Beverage team. We do hope you will return again soon.

    Reviewed 27 April 2017

    I and my wife chose this place to celebrate our 1st wedding anniversary, I ordered a cake for the occasion which was a day after the ANZAC day. The staff went out of their way to arrange a cake for us even when everything was...More

    Thank Ricky S
    Response from OaksPacificBlue, General Manager at Oaks Pacific Blue ResortResponded 30 April 2017

    Dear Ricky S, Thanks so much for your review. Congratulations on the wedding anniversary and it is really good to see that our staff went out of their way to arrange a cake. Your comments on the menu and variety has been well received, we...More

    Reviewed 27 April 2017

    Overall was a nice relaxing. However I felt that the room we booked was very dusty esp. if one turns on the A/c one can notice heaps of dust stuck there. Pool was not maintain well. We did have a breakfast one day at the...More

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    Thank ndy53
    Response from OaksPacificBlue, General Manager at Oaks Pacific Blue ResortResponded 30 April 2017

    Dear ndy53, Thanks very much for your review. We are glad you had a relaxing time at the resort. We apologise for if the room felt dusty during your stay, and that you did not enjoy our breakfast offering. This feedback is instrumental on improving...More

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    • Pool
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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$105 - US$355 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
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    • Salamander Bay
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    Torz01
    14 August 2017|
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    Response from Tracey W | Reviewed this property |
    In one of the rooms you have a ensuite with a spa bath then the other bedroom has a standard bathroom
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    babyhugs6000
    25 April 2017|
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    Response from OaksPacificBlue | Property representative |
    Hi, The heated pool mentioned in previous reviews is our lap pool which is located in the gym area. Our main lagoon pool which is the resort feature is not heated unfortunately. Regards, Ben
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    13 March 2017|
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    Response from 714gloriae | Reviewed this property |
    We were given a code for the wifi, so there was no charge for it throughout our three-day stay, although their website states it is only free for 30 minutes per day.
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