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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2013

On the 10th November 2012 we embarked on the Celebrity Solstice in Dubai (UAE) and cruised for 26 days, via several exotic (and some, not so exotic!) ports of call, to Australia. We disembarked the ship in Brisbane and then spent five days driving a hired 4x4 down the Pacific Coast Highway to Sydney. This 1100 Km road trip is... More 

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Mmatheson
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2013

Nice room but needs painting,new furniture,air conditioning stopped in the middle of the night.Lovely meal at the restaurant in the evening and appreciated being able to use my Accor Advantage card but for breakfast was told I couldn't use it and had to pay $29.50 each for a very ordinary breakfast.I wish I had been informed about the restrictions on... More 

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Dene_Zahner, General Manager at Novotel Coffs Harbour Pacific Bay Resort, responded to this review

We thank you for feedback regarding your recent stay with us, we are constantly looking at ways to refine and improve our delivery of service and the quality of our product and your feedback will certainly assist in this. I was concerned to read your comments in regards to the Breakfast buffet and air conditioning unit; I will address each... More 

Cooma, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2013

My husband and I had booked this hotel for a night on a trip home down the coast after staying in Queensland. the roads were flooded on the southern side of Coffs Harbour and we had to travel inland. The hotel refunded the advanced purchase price of our accommodation, even though it was under a No Cancellation restriction. We were... More 

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Inverell
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Reviewed 23 February 2013

Traveled during the week on a voucher two night stay.Service excellent & helpful,Room was a little dated but was large & comfortable with separate bedroom,lounge & kitchen.We had no water views & i don't think anyone does,but you can definitely hear the ocean ( and howling wind all night),which is a short stroll. Beautiful grounds & pool,par 3 golf course... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 21 February 2013

The dinner we had in the restaurant was the best for the year. The chef is really creative - who would have thought of combining scallops with duck ? The establishment had changed ownership - hopefully the new owner will refurbish as units are tired, though big and comfortable. Accor will continue management until end of existing contract. It sits... More 

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Dene_Zahner, General Manager at Novotel Coffs Harbour Pacific Bay Resort, responded to this review

We thank you for your recent feedback regarding your recent stay with us at Novotel Coffs Harbour Pacific Bay Resort. Our Executive chef has been with the resort for the last 15 years, and he and his team continue to provide a quality modern Australian menu which is enjoyed by guests and the local community of Coffs Harbour. We have... More 

Armidale, Australia
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Reviewed 19 February 2013

attended a wedding at resort, had a great hotel room overlooking the water feature & restaurant, as it was wet, wedding venue had to be moved semi indoors and staff were very organized & well prepared. we felt price was reasonable for what was there. Breakfast was included in our price and plenty of variety-overall really enjoyed our stay, king... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2013

LIttle expensive considering... Located on the edge of town so taxi required. Bureau de Change has a max limit less than the cost of a room (per night).. the local beach is beautiful and hotel swimming pool is great espc in the mornings when empty.

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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 15 February 2013

Our weekend was ok. The surroundings of the resort were lovely. Felt that the staff and service was of a good standard. Unfortunately the cost of the weekend, $149 per night is a little extravagant considering the standard of accommodation and facilities. The cost of drinks and meals were a little out of the norm, and encouraged customers to maybe... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Novotel Coffs Harbour Pacific Bay Resort is located 10 minutes drive from the centre of Coffs Harbour. Perfect for a holiday or break on the beautiful New South Wales North Coast, the hotel features 130 superbly appointed rooms, plus an A La Carte Restaurant, Bar (offering an All Day Dining Menu) and conference rooms for up to 800 people. Guests can enjoy excellent leisure facilities, including a 9 hole golf course, tennis courts, three swimming pools, indoor and outdoor spas, fitness centre, hairdresser and Tranquility Day Spa. We also have an onsite activities company, Timeout Adventures, offering activities from Segway rides to laser clay shooting. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Novotel Coffs Harbour Pacific Bay Resort

Address: Corner Pacific Highway and Bay Drive, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Coffs Harbour
Price Range: $178 - $326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Novotel Coffs Harbour Pacific Bay Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 130
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Also Known As:
Novotel Coffs Harbour Pacific Bay Hotel Coffs Harbour
Accor Coffs Harbour
Coffs Harbour Novotel
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Coffs Harbour
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Coffs Harbour
#6 Luxury Hotel in Coffs Harbour
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