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BIG4 Great Lakes at Forster Tuncurry

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Toowoomba, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We wanted over night stay, 24 ft caravan, and booked in last minute. Staff were very obliging in helping us. Gave a drive through site so we could stay hitched up. Park is very clean, and well maintained. Small shop at entrance is well priced and well stocked. They offer you buy one get one Coffee for free. On our...

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Maitland, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the park over the weekend for our first camping trip with our young ones and loved every minute that we were there. The staff were so friendly and the park was so clean. We will definitely be back in the near future.

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GreatLakesteam, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Great Lakes at Forster Tuncurry, responded to this review

Your review is awesome, nicchris77! Feedback like yours keep us going and it's so good to see you and your family had a wonderful time with us. Thank you for your comments and see you soon!

Bright
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed recently in a cabin. It was spotless and included everything you would need to have a great holiday. Staff were very friendly and knowledgeable about things to do in the area. The camp kitchen and swimming pool area were fantastic. Great spot for any age group to stay and enjoy the area.

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GreatLakesteam, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Great Lakes at Forster Tuncurry, responded to this review

We're so happy to see you rated your stay with us a 5/5, BIG4_Bright! It's great to read that our friendly staff and awesome facilities like the swimming pool and camp kitchen were highlights during your stay. Thank you for taking the time to share such positive feedback. We look forward to your next trip to the Great Lakes!

uralla
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have just stayed 3 nights camping on the new Astro turf,which we found excellent as it kept everything so clean ,no dirt or sand .ensuite were very clean and our grand children enjoyed the stay very much.only thing I would mention is the stone path was a little hard on there feet as some stones got kicked onto turf,...

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GreatLakesteam, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Great Lakes at Forster Tuncurry, responded to this review

Thank you, coast91, for sharing such valuable feedback with us. It's so good to see that you appreciated our new astro turf on your recent stay with us and we're so thankful for your kind comments about our park and staff! Thanks again and we look forward to your next visit.

Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful stay in a cabin near the lake. Our cabin was beautifully equipped, modern and clean. The staff were friendly and the other facilities were always tidy and clean. The shop and cafe were very handy and served a great breakfast. A very popular park with fishermen and young families as well as the laid back retired...

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GreatLakesteam, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Great Lakes at Forster Tuncurry, responded to this review

It sure sounds like you had a great time during your recent stay with us, Jen. We really appreciate you taking the time to share such positive feedback with us and the TripAdvisor community. We especially like you mentioning our friendly staff and our awesome café! Thanks again for your comments, we hope to welcome you back again sooner rather...

Macquarie Fields, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Probably one of the best parks we have stayed in. Family friendly with heated pool and small kids wading pool. Large sites with grass or slab. Cabins in all sizes available. Camp kitchen was new and very large with 2 stoves/cooktops, sinks and indoor bbq area. Cafe/shop on site open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Plus sells all those items...

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GreatLakesteam, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Great Lakes at Forster Tuncurry, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, Diane. We're so glad you and your family enjoyed your stay with us and that you appreciated our wide range of facilities available. We're also glad you mentioned the friendliness of our wonderful staff and cleanliness of our park. Thanks again for your feedback and we can't wait to welcome you back on your next...

Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Due to some late minute changes, we arrived here with some friends with our vans. It was late notice and the park was just about on capacity. We were provide with adjoining sites behind the cafe on a large grassed area with a lovely view of the colorbond fence of the adjoining private units. Initially I was unimpressed and considered...

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GreatLakesteam, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Great Lakes at Forster Tuncurry, responded to this review

We're so glad you decided to stay with us on your last-minute trip to our area, Racer520. We really appreciate you mentioning the friendly attitude of our awesome staff as well as our well-maintained facilities. It's great to read that you enjoyed our beautiful setting and we hope to welcome you back sometime in the future for a longer stay...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We booked the Waterfront deluxe cabin. Clean and close to the water. All amenities were very good. Highly recommended for travelers,families, couples. We tried fishing off the waterfront were boats are moored but were not lucky. Another person caught a nice bream though.

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GreatLakesteam, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Great Lakes at Forster Tuncurry, responded to this review

Thank you for your 5/5 rating and recommendation, ord n! We're very pleased to see that you were happy with both your cabin and our great facilities during your recent stay with us. We also hope to welcome you back again soon to catch 'the one that got away' from the waterfront ;-)

Walgett, Australia
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Stayed in a lakeside cottage. Clean, spacious & great location. Staff were friendly and very helpful. Travelled off peak and the value for money was excellent. Amenities for kids were above average & clean. Pool is a great size.

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GreatLakesteam, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Great Lakes at Forster Tuncurry, responded to this review

Outstanding customer service is one of key priorities, Lismar, and we're glad to see it was a highlight during your stay with us. It's great to read that you were happy with your cabin and found it to be of great value too. Thank you for choosing to stay at BIG4 Great Lakes, and for sharing your experience with us....

Quakers Hill, Australia
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great location on the lake with two boat ramps very helpful staff clean amenities we had a wonderful stay pet friendly reception staff keep us informed with what's going on around the area and great deal on oysters, highly recommend the park cannot wait to take the grandkids

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GreatLakesteam, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Great Lakes at Forster Tuncurry, responded to this review

We can't wait for you to take your grand kids to our park either, Pamela! It's so good to see that you enjoyed a beautiful stay with us and that our great staff and amenities lived up to your expectations. Thank you for a wonderful review and we look forward to having the pleasure of your company again soon.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
BIG4 Forster-Tuncurry Great Lakes Holiday Park is a tropical holiday oasis, with modern self-contained accommodation set amidst great facilities in a stunning lake and riverfront location. We have everything for a great family holiday including heated pool & water playground, camp kitchen, boat ramp & cafe, close to restaurants, shops & beaches. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BIG4 Great Lakes at Forster Tuncurry

Address: 1 Baird Street, Tuncurry, New South Wales 2428, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Tuncurry
Price Range: $98 - $112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — BIG4 Great Lakes at Forster Tuncurry 4.5*
Number of rooms: 65
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“this is not a motel, caravan park.”
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