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Hotel Nelson (Formerly The Nelson Resort)

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“great location”(103 reviews)
“little nell”(8 reviews)
“cafe on site”(6 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
4 Star Hotel
Hotel Nelson is a medium sized hotel located right in the centre of all the action that make Port Stephens great. Walk to the marina, beach, shops, cafes and cinema! Plus we have a heated pool, super cool cafe with P&R coffee, plus a steam room, gym, bocce court, BBQ's and bikes! We are...
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Location and contact
3 Government Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
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30.2 km to Williamtown Airport
64 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewsgreat locationlittle nellcafe on siteheated poolcafe attachedgreat caferoad noisesmall kitchenettewalking distance to everythingexcellent breakfastbottle shopfree wififamily roomcentral locationroom was spaciousa great place to stayshower head
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Reviewed yesterday

Just stayed 4 nights at this hotel. Firstly loved Port Stephens and heaps to see and do. The location of hotel is great... close to Marina, shops and restaurants. The staff were great and helpful. We had a separate bedroom with a very comfy king...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Great location with modern rooms, some with views. Fantastic cafe and the staff are amazing, especially Emma. If you are visiting Port Stephens and want to be amongst it all this is the place to stay. Will be back.

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Reviewed yesterday

Our room was absolutely beautiful and the huge comfy bed is a bonus, and the location is central to everything. My only fault with the place was dirty hand marks all over the front sliding window and an old take away coffee cup left in...More

Thank 65razz69
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We are return customers and this our 3rd visit. This trip was an overnight stay in July school holidays for family of 5. Appears recently upgraded since our last stay. Very Clean and well presented room. The beds are REALLY COMFORTABLE!!!!! The kids enjoyed the...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely spotless. Staff is wonderful; helpful and friendly. Room is beautifully appointed. We were incredibly impressed and would like to return. A luggage trolley would have been nice, as we emptied the car for security reasons.

Thank Karen M
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$94 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Nelson Bay
#2 Romantic Hotel in Nelson Bay
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$94 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Nelson Bay
#2 Romantic Hotel in Nelson Bay
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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JuttaJumbuck
16 June 2018|
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Response from bassetlaw32000 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Nothing to add...all been covered! If you haven't been before, the hotel is very central to all amenities.
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Anna-Maria C
26 September 2016|
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Response from Rosemarie S | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a lift which was installed last year when refurbishments took place.
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Ace G
8 October 2015|
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Response from Sue G | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast and lunch only. Room service dinner from the pub on the corner.
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Room Tips
"The top rooms have the best view."
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"The hotel is undergoing refurbishment so check to make sure your room has been refurbished."
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"I love going for the higher rooms"
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"We stayed in a 1st floor room. You can just see the sea from the balcony"
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