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Peninsula Nelson Bay

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a fantastic property for the price I paid. Due to my flight issues, I first cancelled my booking & Samuel was kind enough to cancel it without a charge. Hence when the flight issue was sorted, I re-booked to an upgraded room type & once again Samuel offered a free upgrade. Clean & well located motel with all necessary...

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Sydney
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed overnight at the Peninsula it was clean and comfortable and the staff was very helpful Kathy was in particular very nice with guiding us to different attractions. We would love to go and stay again. Coby and Drago Banjac

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Newcastle NSW
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

My partner surprised me with a weekend away for my birthday recently. He didn't book and everything was booked out. We managed to get a place at Peninsula Nelson Bay that slept 9 people. It was a shock at first as it was like stepping back into the 50's. But it was clean and comfortable... you had to go across...

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great price, great location, great service. I don't know what else you would expect from this type of accommodation. Tap on kitchen sink was broken, mentioned it to reception and it was fixed in an hour. Remote for AC missing from one bedroom so used the one from main bedroom, problem solved. One power point not working, fixed almost immediately....

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This place is a great place to stay when you are on a budget. The staff are very polite and helpful. The rooms are clean, well maintained and there is a pool, restaurant and a guest's laundry. There is plenty of parking available and it is close to both Nelson Bay and Shoal Bay. There are full service apartments her...

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Thank eagoratsios
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 28 January 2017

The townhouse was fine even not great per 4 star standard, but the check in / out process with their manager was nothing professional to mention, please be mindful you are running a hospitality business, you barely know the basic. I will never return and my only recommendation is do not go. Customer don't buy BS please.

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5Thank vickiakrivos
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Not quite what I would expect a 4 star motel to be, could be nicer to be labelled so highly, but was still a nice stay. Close to the water and friendly reception staff. The restaurant staff for breakfast weren't overly friendly or welcoming.

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2Thank mowens97
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Made the booking online. Directed to across the road to a separate location. The bed was comfy and the bathroom was clean. And the staff at reception were friendly. Thats all the good i can say. The air con unit was was so dusty it set my partners asthma off as soon as it was turned on. We tried to...

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2Thank becklz83
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 22 January 2017

The room my husband and I stayed in was a nicely renovated/refurbished room in a quiet location with a small balcony, and a very comfortable king-size bed. The whole building, indoors and out, had obviously had a recent renovation and refurb and it all looked good and felt good. Off-street parking within the complex was plentiful.We found the staff to...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

A clean, quiet room with a very comfortable bed. It is a short walk to the local club and to restaurants. The staff were very friendly and helpful in advising where to eat as the hotel restaurant was closed that night.

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Peninsula Nelson Bay

Address: 52 Shoal Bay Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia (Formerly Peninsula Motor Inn)
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Port Stephens > Nelson Bay
Price Range: $93 - $257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Peninsula Nelson Bay 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Nelson Bay Peninsula
Peninsula Nelson Bay Port Stephens
Hotel Style:
#6 Luxury Hotel in Nelson Bay
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“We were in room 3”
 of 5 bubbles PeterJC13212, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Right above the lobby (probably room 212 or so) has access to the Internet.”
 of 5 bubbles MarkusEgger, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for ground floor as there are many stairs to climb from the car park.”
 of 5 bubbles Kiwibob739, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Smaller Motels are of same value !”
 of 5 bubbles Q730BOdavidk, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on he beach side are quiet and access to the street.”
 of 5 bubbles U4189VNphilipm, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
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