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    Oaks Pacific Blue Resort

    265 Sandy Point Rd, Salamander Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2317, Australia
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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      2 adults
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          US$113
          US$89
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          Overview
          • Excellent30%
          • Very good39%
          • Average17%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible5%
          Travellers talk about
          “lagoon pool” (57 reviews)
          “pacific blue” (15 reviews)
          Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
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          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
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          Tennis Court
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Private Balcony
          4.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          We loved this place room 277A was fantastic I got it mid week for $348 on Groupon. Had everything we needed for a most relaxing stay for 2 nights,if we wasn't doing a road trip would stayed a week. Room spa beautiful,large spa heated outside...More

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          Thank lisa g
          Response from OaksPacificBlue, General Manager at Oaks Pacific Blue Resort

          Dear lisa g, It is lovely to see you were able to make use of the Groupon deal, and that you had a relaxing stay. We hope to see you in Summer when the water is warmer.

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          The pool that wraps around the resort is awesome. There's also a heated lap pool for those wanting to take a dip during colder days. There's a shopping centre a short walking distance away (Woolworths, Coles, Target, Kmart).

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          Thank bernie797
          Response from OaksPacificBlue, General Manager at Oaks Pacific Blue Resort

          Dear Bernie797, Thanks for your review. Our lagoon pool is the main feature and most popular part of the resort, I am happy you were able to make use of the pool. We hope to see you again soon.

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          Room was very clean, modern and comfortable. Spa bath relaxing and the direct access to the pool was the best part! 5 minute drive to Nelson Bay. Would definitely stay here again and highly recommend it to anyone.

          Thank Jessica B
          Response from OaksPacificBlue, General Manager at Oaks Pacific Blue Resort

          Dear Jessica B, Thanks for your review. It is great to see that you found the rooms very clean, modern and comfortable. We hope to welcome you back again soon.

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          My extended family of 19 celebrated my 80th birthday. Everybody was impressed with the service and the Resort as a whole and most impressed with the rooms [10]. The celebration in the restaurant went well service and meals were good. The breakfast was as good...More

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          Thank charlesholborow
          Response from OaksPacificBlue, General Manager at Oaks Pacific Blue Resort

          Dear charlesholbrow, Thanks for your review. It is lovely to see that you spent this great occasion with your loved ones at Oaks Pacific Blue. Thank you for the kind comments on the service and restaurant meals, I will be sure to pass on this...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          Overall a very pleasant resort to stay and relax. Minutes away from attractions and sceneries. Staff are very helpful and pleasant to have conversations with. Rooms are very nice and spacious. Ammenities second to none.

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          Thank 410shane
          Response from OaksPacificBlue, General Manager at Oaks Pacific Blue Resort

          Dear 410shane, Thanks so much for the review. It is great to see your overall comments and positive feedback on our staff and rooms. We hope to see you again soon.

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Laundry Service
          • Conference Facilities
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Restaurant
          • Tennis Court
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$79 - US$188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 172
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          • New South Wales >
          • Greater Newcastle >
          • Port Stephens >
          • Salamander Bay
          • Also Known As
          • Oaks Pacific Blue Resort Salamander Bay Hotel Port Stephens ,
          • Oaks Pacific Blue Port Stephens
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          babyhugs6000
          Hi, I heard the pool is excellent. But we plan to visit during mid August. I want to check whether it's too cold to visit. I heard the pool is heated in previous reviews, but guests still complained the pool being cold. Just wondering what temperature is pool heated to, would it be a good idea to bring family with small children during August as pool would be the main entertainment. Thanks
          26 April 2017|
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          Response from OaksPacificBlue | Property representative |
          Hi, The heated pool mentioned in previous reviews is our lap pool which is located in the gym area. Our main lagoon pool which is the resort feature is not heated unfortunately. Regards, Ben
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          dalton1skiing
          How much is the WIFI please?
          13 March 2017|
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          Response from Zilgo M | Reviewed this property |
          To be honest, there were charges after 30 minutes I can't remember exact which I didn't like the idea of using their WiFi. I used my mobile network.
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          Rommel T
          Gday.. is there a kids/childrens playground in the resort? .. we have 6yo and 2yo ... cheers!
          6 March 2017|
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          Response from gabrielef527 | Reviewed this property |
          No play area as such but thee are grass areas and a small faux beach area where a lot littlies seemed to congregate.
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          "Go for a pool side room, great deck with a personal entry to the pool"
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          "Lagoon walk out room"
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          "you can swimout to the pool from the the Lagoon Swimout rooms (first floor room)"
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          "If you don't like stairs stay on the bottom level , if you love a balcony the one we stayed in was..."
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