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    The Esplanade Motel

    568 The Esplanade, Warners Bay, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2282, Australia
    011 61 2 8188 4526
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Room & Suite (31)
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    • Excellent32%
    • Very good51%
    • Average16%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Dry Cleaning
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 7 September 2017

    After being in the hospitality industry for over 10 years in another life, I am usually super critical when staying somewhere whilst on holiday. No such fears when I discovered this gem of a place, hidden away in Warners Bay on beautiful Lake Macquarie. Situated...More

    Thank Barbara S S
    Response from John C, Manager at The Esplanade MotelResponded 9 September 2017

    Thank you for your incredibly positive review. We really do appreciate it. I remember speaking to you about Clovelly and the Eastern Suburbs. We really do live in a spectacular spot and one of the lesser known gems of NSW. Everyone knows Newcastle but The...More

    Reviewed 20 August 2017

    Friendly staff and a very good location, minutes from restaurants at Warners Bay or just a short drive to Charlestown or Belmont. Located across the road from lake Macquarie well maintained walking / cycle foreshore track for those who wish to stay fit. We had...More

    Thank katherinel847
    Response from John C, Manager at The Esplanade MotelResponded 21 August 2017

    Thank you for your review. We as on site managers really appreciate the location. We are close to everything, either by walking or a short drive, but also far enough away from the hustle and bustle of Newcastle. The walk, run, ride around the lake...More

    Reviewed 15 August 2017

    We stumbled on this motel just as we were leaving Warner's Bay heading south. We took a standard room at $115 a night and found it very pleasant. A slate entry leads into a slate-floored bathroom with gleaming white tiled walls and a good sized...More

    Thank Peter E
    Response from John C, Manager at The Esplanade MotelResponded 16 August 2017

    Thank you for your very positive review. The owners and ourselves as managers have put a lot of work into the motel in the last two to three years and the work continues. We are always looking at keeping it modern and fresh. The great...More

    Reviewed 14 August 2017

    We only stayed one night, arrived late so the owners were very accommodating, also had to add an extra bed at quite late notice - again, no problem. Extremely clean, very comfortable and lovely owners/managers. Would definitely recommend staying at the Esplanade Motel. So friendly!More

    Thank ginnimay
    Response from John C, Manager at The Esplanade MotelResponded 15 August 2017

    Thank you for your very positive review. Greatly appreciate all the comments. We meet many interesting people in this line of work and we learn a lot from them so it is not hard to be friendly as we have so many interesting conversations. Being...More

    Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here over weekend for two night. We chose a studio room which had a seperate bedroom Lounge/kitchenette and seperate bathroom. The room what was locAted in the middle of the complex and as such had no real outlook other than the driveway or the...More

    Thank Nicksterstravels
    Response from John C, Manager at The Esplanade MotelResponded 10 August 2017

    Thank you for your review. This room has always been a bone of contention. It is great because it has a separate bedroom to the lounge room but ii is in a bit of a funny spot. Guests either love it or like it with...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Dry Cleaning
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$90 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    • Lake Macquarie >
    • Warners Bay
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    "The motel is off the Pacific Highway, so get a room back from the road. Also, you often have to wait to drive..."
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    "Rooms furthest from the road would be the quietest"
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    "Some rooms are located under the on site restaurant which can affect sleep"
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    "Rooms even located at the front close to swimming pool were reasonable quiet."
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