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Castaway Norfolk Island

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at Castaways and were warmly met by Sarah, who welcomed us with a fruit cocktail delicious! Whilst checking in we were informed that we had been upgraded to a one bedroom unit which was modern and beautifully refurbished. The bar and dining area with a large timber deck is the perfect place to relax and view the countryside....

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had adjoining rooms with family. Excellent room size, extremely clean and maintained. Daily service provided to the room. The beds were king size and unbelievably comfortable like a cloud. Kitchen provided with tea coffee milk. Quiet and easy access to township by walk or car.

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castawayhotel, Owner at Castaway Norfolk Island, responded to this review

Hi Guys, Thank you for this detailed and lovely review of your recent visit Castaway Norfolk Island stay. We are extremely pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. I will share your great feedback with our teams and we hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you again. Sincerely, Sarah and Tony

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great rooms with small outdoor balcony, all ground level, cleaned daily, lovely bathroom and comfortable beds. Great restaurant with a bar and decking with views over the beautiful island. Good food, fusion Australian with a daily special and pizza night Friday. Wonderful owners who cannot do enough to help, they made it so easy to rent our mini Moke and...

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castawayhotel, Owner at Castaway Norfolk Island, responded to this review

Hi There, What a delight to read your review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay, Thank you for these wonderful comments and we look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Sarah and Tony

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We selected Castaway from a shortlist provided by our travel agent and very glad we did. From the moment we arrived we felt welcome. Our "room" was a one bedroom apartment - King size bed, newly renovated bathroom, kitchen & lounge area. Sarah and Tony run a great little place and nothing is to much trouble - all the staff...

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castawayhotel, Owner at Castaway Norfolk Island, responded to this review

Dear Chris, Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review of your recent visit to Castaway Norfolk Island. We are thrilled you enjoyed your experience and hope that you will choose us again in a future. Thank you for these wonderful comments, we will be so happy to share your comments with our staff. Kind regards,...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having just returned from Norfolk with my group, we would just like to say how much we enjoyed our stay at "Castaways" Fantastic owners, staff and the accommodation 1st Class! Meals where wonderful, we where well and truly look after and because of this great experience I shall be bringing two more groups to Norfolk Island to stay at this...

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castawayhotel, Owner at Castaway Norfolk Island, responded to this review

Dear Sharon, Thank you for this great feedback, we are so delighted you had such a fabulous time at our property. I will be sharing your wonderful comments with our teams. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and we look forward to your next visit. Kind regards Sarah and Tony

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well what can I say...we loved everything and everyone at Castaway. I've never felt more welcome and relaxed. Our room on Nobbs Wing was amazing, roomy with comfy bed and pillows and a beautiful view of Phillip Island tucked away from the main road for absolute peace and quiet. The restaurant Deck for happy hour has tranquil valley views and...

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castawayhotel, Owner at Castaway Norfolk Island, responded to this review

Dear Kim and Ray, What a wonderful way to start the day! We would like to extend our most sincere thanks and appreciation for sharing such nice feedback about Castaway Hotel and Restaurant. We are so honoured to receive such praises and acknowledgements. It is truly rewarding when our Guests recognise our commitments to offer high quality of service. Your...

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

The folks at Castaway made our holiday very easy for us, with airport transfers and our hire car all organised as part of our booking. Our room was recently renovated and the staff were always friendly and helpful. The food was delicious and the deck was fantastic for a few drinks while watching the sunset. When we go to Norfolk...

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castawayhotel, Owner at Castaway Norfolk Island, responded to this review

Dear Scott & Kristine, Thank you very much for your rewarding comment following your recent stay with us. We are glad to read that your experience was a great success.We are so delighted that you loved your dinner over a fabulous sunset at the Restaurant deck. It's a privilege for us to read how much you enjoyed your stay. It's...

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Transported to Castaway and warmly greeted by Sarah. Our room had been renovated and was delighted to find our accommodation so comfortable and clean with small patio to sit and enjoy the scenery and breeze. Little touches like a history book of Norfolk in our room, thick towels, snorkelling gear, large verandah off bar to watch the sunset, pleasant, helpful...

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castawayhotel, Owner at Castaway Norfolk Island, responded to this review

Dear Chris, Greetings from Castaway Norfolk Island, Thank you for taking the time to write your lovely review. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for praising our services and facilities. Best wishes yorle kind regards Sarah and Tony

Reviewed 26 March 2017

Our rooms were a king size bedroom, bright new bathroom and a living room with a kitchenette. very spacious and comfortable The bar and restaurant were bright and cheerful. Excellent wood fired pizzas on Fridays!

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castawayhotel, Owner at Castaway Norfolk Island, responded to this review

Dear Jim, Thank you for taking the time to review our accommodation, We are so glad you enjoyed our facilities and of course our wonderful wood fired pizzas. Best Wishes yorle! Kind regards Sarah and Tony

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 March 2017

First time on Norfolk Island and Castaway was perfect. From the minute we were picked up at the airport we were looked after so well. Sarah and Tony run an amazing place. Lexie who met us on arrival with a cocktail, the lovely ladies that cleaned our room and made our bed EVERY DAY and Parrin who works in the...

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castawayhotel, Owner at Castaway Norfolk Island, responded to this review

Dear Ruth, You're Fabulous! We loved having you stay with us! Thank you for giving us the opportunity to earn your five star review! For sure the girls will be delighted to hear your lovely regards for them and it's one thing they will take pride on. Once again our humblest appreciation for a wonderful review. Look forward in welcoming...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
About Castaway Norfolk Island Castaway Norfolk Island is owned and run by Sarah and Tony Watts who have undertaken an extensive refurbishment program to present Norfolk Island's newest addition to its accommodation offerings. Built in the 1970s by Sarah's grandfather, Ken Prentice, The Castaway, as it then was, had a long and illustrious life as one of Norfolk's cherished accommodation houses. Sarah has taken on the rejuvenation of this Norfolk icon as a personal challenge and Castaway Norfolk Island has flourished under her energetic approach. Sarah, Tony, baby Stella and schnoodle, Pepsi, make Castaway Norfolk Island your home away from home. Location Situated in the heart of Burnt Pine, Norfolk's shopping, cafe and commercial hub, Castaway Norfolk Island is the most centrally located guest accommodation on the Island. But don't expect hustle and bustle! Our breakfast cafe has panoramic mountain views, while our well-appointed rooms overlook our enormous banyan tree or neighbouring Phillip Island. Staying at Castaway Norfolk Island, you are at the heart of everything, but enjoy the peace and quiet of a secret hideaway. The Property Castaway Norfolk Island underwent a major refurbishment at the beginning of 2015, so you now have the choice of fourteen freshly renovated rooms and apartments in a beautifully landscaped garden. In addition, you can enjoy the amenities of the brand new breakfast cafe and bar, with French windows overlooking Mt Pitt and Mt Bates and the massive fire place promising cosy warmth in the cooler months. The extensive renovations have been carefully designed with our guests' comfort in mind. The fresh vibrant look and the latest fixtures and fittings invite you to kick back and soak up that holiday feeling. Unwind at the bar, on the cafe terrace or the patio of your room. Take a quick stroll to the shops, or take in one of the many tours or attractions on offer. You will have a wealth of choices at Castaway Norfolk Island. Facilities: - Lively Restaurant and Bar - Meeting room - Complimentary guest laundry - Clothes lines - Fully serviced rooms - Mobile wood-fired pizza oven - On-site managers - One of the largest banyan trees on the island ... more   less 

Additional Information about Castaway Norfolk Island

Address: Taylors Road, Burnt Pine, Norfolk Island 2899, Australia
Region: Australia > Norfolk Island > Burnt Pine
Price Range: $118 - $245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Castaway Norfolk Island 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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“We were on the front verandah and although we were near the carpark it was not noisy at all and had great views out to the mountains.”
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