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Waves Byron Bay

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Regents Park
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On arriving late (7:15pm) in from Sydney we got there just as the front desk was closing for the day. Unfortunately (my fault), when I booked on booking.com I had typed in two adults and a child. I received an email from booking.com that stated two guests only.... I could have edited that but I missed it, my fault totally....

Thank Rodney F
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights. After checking into our room we became aware that it hadn't been cleaned properly with excrement in the bathroom. The staff later told us they were only allowed a short time for each room and were timed. The room was rather dingy with a southern outlook and the receptionist advised that no other rooms...

1Thank GlobetrotterJSH
WavesResorts1, Guest Relations Manager at Waves Byron Bay, responded to this review

Hi Globetrotter, Thank you for submitting your review, we take all comments very seriously for assessment. Indeed, we were also aware of the oversight of the toilet being incorrectly cleaned before you arrival, which is certainly the first time it has ever happened as our housekeeping team are usually meticulous. For this oversight, we cannot apologise more than we did...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We stayed one night en route to the Gold Coast and it was a very comfortable stay. Beds were comfy and rooms were clean and spacious. It's just 5 minutes stroll to the beach and we enjoyed hanging out there in the afternoon. I also managed to catch a lovely Byron Bay sunrise! A nice touch was the light breakfast...

Thank PeishanC
Copacabana, Australia
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We have stayed here a couple of times before, this time for a week. Hotel staff were very helpful at all times , even washed an item of clothing for me! Room clean and spacious, nice toiletries, and well appointed mini bar and snacks. Coffee, orange juice and nice warm muffins available for breakfast. A very handy position close to...

Thank Sharon D
WavesResorts1, Guest Relations Manager at Waves Byron Bay, responded to this review

Thank you Sharon, for your great review, it was very much appreciated. We value all feedback, I will be sure to pass on your compliments to our wonderful staff. Regards The Team@WavesByronBay

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 8 March 2017

My husband and I stayed here in December for the weekend to celebrate our 10th wedding anniversary. This was the 2nd time we've stayed here. Waves Byron Bay is perfectly situated and within walking distance to the main beach (2 minute walk), shops, cafes, restaurants. Room is generously sized with a Queen bed, couch, desk and a gorgeous bathroom. The...

Thank Kerry J
WavesResorts1, Guest Relations Manager at Waves Byron Bay, responded to this review

Hi Kerry, Thank you for your recent review which we loved receiving. Our location and proximity to all that Byron offers is greatly appreciated by all our guests. Our rooms including the large bathroom will be undergoing a re-furbishment later this year. We look forward to welcoming you back again, when you will be able to enjoy the up-grade. Regards...

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

I stayed at Waves with 2 friends for 1 night. Check in was relatively straightforward but took a long time! We had booked via hotels.com and on our confirmation we had "breakfast included". What this actually meant was a muffin and an apple with a tea or coffee, which is offered to all guests. The muffins were pretty substantial so...

Thank britishlifestyle
Hamilton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Great location . I booked through booking.com and got a confirmed reservation. Apparently there was an issue with my credit card, unusual , as I book on this site all of the time . Was asked to resubmit , confirmation again received. On checking in discovered that original booking was not being honoured and we had to move rooms after...

Thank PeterMooney
WavesResorts1, Guest Relations Manager at Waves Byron Bay, responded to this review

Hi Mr Mooney Thank you for reviewing your recent stay and appreciate your comments. I would like to clarify your booking and subsequent up-grade. Occasionally through the booking process, bookings can overlap for a period of minutes and as your first booking had to be re-submitted, another booking was processed. We certainly did honour the only booking that came through...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Great apartment close to the beach and all the restaurants and cafes of Byron Bay. Clean and new and all staff were very friendly. Great location - close enough to walk everywhere but far enough from main street to be very peaceful

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Thank barbaram1602
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Great location, this is a semi modern accomodation . I was in a suite and although was a great room, is somewhat beginning to show its age. I would return for the right price. Parking below is great as was for me the suite having a seperate bath and shower. Huge balcony was useful and staff were very kind/helpful some...

1Thank Buzza626
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Stayed for a week in early Dec 2016. Room was large and clean. Location is just great; walking distance to shopping, restaurants and beach (beach is next to hotel). The hotel has no restaurant. This was not an issue as within minutes (walking) there is an infinite variety of eating places. For those who cannot leave hotel on an empty...

Thank emadk007

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Waves Byron Bay is a 20 room Stylish Boutique Hotel located in the heart of Byron Bay on the Beach. Guests enjoy a high standard of amenities. All rooms include Air-Conditioning, King Size Bath and separate Shower,STD/ISD phones,Plasma TV's, Austar, DVD Player, Stereo System, Clock Radio, Wireless Internet, Electronic Room Safes, Ironing Board and Iron, Mini Bar and Tea and Coffee making facilities. Secure undercover basement parking. Room rates include a complimentary 'light start to the day' of locally sourced muffins along with coffee, tea, orange juice and fruit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waves Byron Bay

Address: 35 Lawson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Byron Shire > Byron Bay
Price Range: $184 - $379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Waves Byron Bay 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
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Waves Hotel Byron Bay
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Byron Bay
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Byron Bay
#8 Luxury Hotel in Byron Bay
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“Ask for a room away from the main road. There is a backpackers on the opposite side of the road.”
kerryj60, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“studio was perfect for a couple”
barbaram1602, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Maybe go for a room on the second or third floor. We booked late, so got what was left, and maybe the others could be better.”
MattC498, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“My guess is all rooms are great”
143tiar, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Make sure there are towels and soap in the bathroom”
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