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    The Retreat Port Stephens

    4302 Nelson Bay Rd, Anna Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2316, Australia
    011 61 2 4046 7844
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    Overview
    • Excellent57%
    • Very good35%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “sand dunes” (34 reviews)
    “games room” (17 reviews)
    “port stephens” (19 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 152 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Great room, comfy beds and kitchen had everything we needed. Fantastic BBQ area, games room and pool. Beautiful grounds and Staff were extremely helpful, highly recommend we will be returning next year!

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    Thank sharnnahs
    Response from TheRetreatPS, Manager at The Retreat Port StephensResponded 1 week ago

    We look forward to having you all stay again next year. Glad you enjoyed our facilities and had a great time.

    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 17 July 2017

    Perfect for our family group of 23. Stayed in The Lodge, was clean, well equipped, well heated, great undercover BBQ area, games room a hit, as were the sand dunes close by. 8 children aged from 8 yrs to 10 months, terrific outdoor area for...More

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    Response from TheRetreatPS, Manager at The Retreat Port StephensResponded 25 July 2017

    We are so pleased that you have a lovely stay and enjoyed everything that The Retreat has to offer. The kids would have had an absolute ball with their bikes ans scooters. We look forward to having you all stay again in the future. Michelle

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This was the perfect setting for the lovely outdoor wedding. Everything close at hand and we could stay onsite. Great location for visiting region. The local beach and cafe were divine, and near by towns and marina were very pretty.More

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    Thank anngrace
    Response from TheRetreatPS, Manager at The Retreat Port StephensResponded 1 week ago

    We are a great location for weddings and the best thing is that all the guests can stay and not worry about driving home or catching taxi's. Glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you can refer some friends and family. Look forward...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Booked the whole place for our wedding. Beautiful venture however the staff were very unwilling to assist in anyway and we had feedback from guest along the same lines. It felt as though they were doing us a favour.More

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    Thank rachelhZ1269IZ
    Response from TheRetreatPS, Manager at The Retreat Port StephensResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Rachel so sorry to hear that this is how you were made to feel. I am following this up to ensure that this does not happen. We are here to make sure that all of our guests are comfortable and relaxed. I will make...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Fantastic place to unwind with all the facilities. We stay here every time we are in the area. Its central to all the attractions, close to the airport but feels like your miles from everywhere. Friendly staff.

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    Thank billhutcho
    Response from TheRetreatPS, Manager at The Retreat Port StephensResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Bill thanks so much for your review. To ensure that all of our customers are happy and comfortable is our priority. We look forward to see you and the boys again next year

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$93 - US$533 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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