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    The Bluff Resort Apartments

    123 Franklin Pde, Encounter Bay, South Australia 5211, Australia
    011 61 8 8514 9910
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We were in a 3 bedroom apartment with great views, We went there for our 32nd Anniversary and they made us feel very special with rose petals on our bed and around the spa also complimentary Bottle of wine. Very impressed and will be back....More

    Thank Glen J
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We went there for our 32nd Wedding Anniversary and they certainly looked after us. We had a 3 bedroom apartment with rooms downstairs and Fantastic views with a large balcony with outdoor setting and the rooms were very spacious it had a kitchenette so you...More

    Thank Tracy J
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I spent four nights here in one of the motel style rooms with no view. The room was large, clean and very comfortable. The only slight complaint was the very slow Wi-Fi, but as I later found, it was lightning fast compared to the next...More

    Thank Ian606
    Reviewed 1 September 2017

    I did a Travel Auction for this three night stay but we had been here twice before many years ago. We had a lovely studio room with kitchenette, bathroom with spa and walk in shower and lounge dining area all spotlessly clean as well as...More

    Thank Pauline G
    Reviewed 10 August 2017

    My husband has difficulty negotiating stairs so we were given a room with disabled facilities and an easy entrance - you could park right out the front of the unit and simply walk in. The room overlooked the pool and had beautiful views out across...More

    Thank Wendy A
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$94 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 40
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    Cath2333
    10 October 2016|
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    Response from kuhn1952 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, When we stayed there we were higher than the development phase at that time. I can only hope that because The Bluff apartments are higher up the hill that they won't be blocked out by the development. I'd be interested... More
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    26 November 2014|
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    Response from Graham B | Property representative |
    The Bluff has 42 units, 12 of those are two storey three bedroom apartments the remainder are Studios and Suites suitable for a couple or can be configured to two single beds plus there is the option of sofa beds for another... More
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    "It's best to check if there are a lot of stairs when you book an apartment/studio if you are not fit or..."
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    "don't stay there in the units seriously check the mattress before you pay"
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    "The rooms upstairs have an excellent view of encounter bay and surrounding areas, but need to ne able to go..."
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    "Only stay on the top floor"
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