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Bannisters by the sea

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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza”(62 reviews)
“pool bar”(125 reviews)
“rick stein”(49 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had high expectations for the high price, the descriptions on the web site and many positive reviews. 5 star staff The staff were great at all times from guest registration to restaurants and bars. 3 Star rooms However, the rooms (we had a spa room)...More

Thank Graham M
Response from Lola W, Guest Relations Manager at Bannisters by the seaResponded 3 days ago

Dear Graham M, Thank you for your review of Bannister's by the Sea. We really value feedback which we can use constructively. Kind Regards, Lola Wood BANNISTERS HOTELS Bannisters by the Sea | Bannisters Pavilion P 02 4455 3044 E feedback@bannisters.com.au

Reviewed 1 week ago

My Partner and i booked on the 23rd for a stay on 31Dec through 3rd Jan (3 nights). Overall we had a fantastic time, having stayed in one of 3 PENTHOUSE suites (Colette Dinnigan) at approx $1k per night....despite being advised not to expect too...More

Thank Shaun H
Response from Lola W, Guest Relations Manager at Bannisters by the seaResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Shaun H, for your review of your stay at Bannisters by the Sea. I think this review is both beneficial to us as a business as well as fellow guests. The con's of your stay are easily remedied by discussing with our staff...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good hotel, right on the headland at Mollymook. Excellent, friendly and at all times welcoming service. Down to earth and unpretentious. Good breakfast choice and dinner in the restaurant offered great range of fish and seafood dishes, all well presented and great to taste. If...More

Thank KJHsingapore
Response from Lola W, Guest Relations Manager at Bannisters by the seaResponded 3 days ago

Dear KJHsingapore, Thank you for genuine and kind review of your visit to Bannisters by the Sea. Next time, perhaps you would prefer to stay in our sister hotel of Bannisters Pavilion. This is located only 800m from Bannisters by the Sea so you can...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've returned again because its just a classically easy and relaxing place to be. This time we stayed 4 nights in a single room top - top level rooms with numbers in the 20s because you a higher level view. King beds are great. Aircon...More

Thank simonbB7914JY
Response from Lola W, Guest Relations Manager at Bannisters by the seaResponded 3 days ago

Wow! Fifth visit makes you part of the family! So glad that you choose to visit us so often and hope this will continue in the future. Regards, Lola Wood BANNISTERS HOTELS Bannisters by the Sea | Bannisters Pavilion P 02 4455 3044 E feedback@bannisters.com.au

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

$120 for a ticket. One glass on champagne. No view. No food order allowed. Small offering of entrees.... not worth it. The night is advertised as a pool party, at ten you are shoved inside and told you are not allowed out. This makes it...More

Thank Tom H
Response from Rupert S, General Manager at Bannisters by the seaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Tom H, We're sorry that you didn't enjoy your evening with us on New Years Eve. We make every effort to over communicate to our valued guests about all our great offers so there is no confusion before guests 'choose to purchase tickets' and...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$259 - US$725 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$259 - US$725 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (362)
Room & Suite (130)
Pool & Beach (28)
Dining (26)
Hotel & Grounds (176)
Bathroom (14)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Y_S_Elle
11 November 2017|
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Response from Rupert S | Property representative |
Dear Y_S_L, Our room service operates during the restaurant hours of operation and our guests have a choice from the Rick Stein menu or more casual dining options from our Pool Bar. Kind regards, Rupert Sakora General... More
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stacey1529
10 July 2017|
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Response from EdwinBR | Reviewed this property |
Hi alyces, they are not very private being at ground level and with little screening between rooms
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stacey1529
9 July 2017|
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Response from Jensouth | Reviewed this property |
Choose Your Room Carefully We stayed at Bannisters By The Beach & chose a Suite but be careful just which Suite you get. Ours had no views, was surrounded on all sides by car parks, Road & driveway which was noisey. To... More
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"Ensure that you have a room with a view, as it would appear there are a handful that don't!"
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"Worth asking for a seaview room that doesn't look on to the pool as it is a bit noisy at times."
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"Ask about the bathroom before you book"
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"Be aware the Pavillion rooms are in a completely different location to rooms at Bannisters by the Sea (the..."
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