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Reviewed 20 January 2017

Great location overlooking marina. Rooms could do with an upgrade but are comfortable. Definitely not a "resort". Under 5 minute walk to town centre and marina. Restaurant offers breakfast (all you can eat for $15) and dinner (3 course $35 or 2 course$28). Was very impressed with dinner - food was delicious. They had just updated the menu with a...

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Bacchus Marsh, Australia
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We decided to stopover in Nelson Bay on our way down south as we have stayed in this town before and really like the place. For no particular reason we decided to see if the Marina Resort had any vacancies. We spoke to the receptionist who was quite pleasant and helpful and offered us a family room for the two...

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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Hotel was in poor state. We ordered a cream brulee for room service. When it got there it was a lump of custard on a plate with cream /icecream and 1 strawberry. I said this is not a creme brulee They said yes it is we have no blow torch On leaving the next day the receptionist never mentioned the...

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Thank Catherine R
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

This place was old and dated, although in a fairly good location but not a "resort". The rooms were old, the food was average (we only had breakfast as the dinner menu did not look inviting at all). It is really in need of huge renovations.

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Thank Bec G
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

It was just what we needed for a place to sleep overnight to go on an early morning dolphin trip and then check out. The room was clean and comfortable, had decent air conditioning, free parking, easy walking distance to the marina, an extra hour free for checkout. No mould, hairs, roaches or cracked tiles. Thank goodness there are places...

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Thank Shona H
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We should have known the hotel sign when lit up at night had one letter not working. The rooms were tired and looked like they hadn't been touched since the 80's in fact, the whole place looked neglected. Outside there were fish ponds that were filthy and I have no idea how fish survived in them. It had a swimming...

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1Thank Wattamillsy
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Even though this hotel is not a 4 or 5 star accommodation, we were very happy to stay here a few days. Very good location. The view of the marina from our balcony was lovely and so were the surrounding grounds. Our room was large, clean, comfortable and had all the amenities we required. There was a laundry and also...

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1Thank ejsaliba
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

My family & I spent the last 2 days here. The accomodation was basic. While the room & fixtures were dated the pricing was reflective of This in comparison to other accommodation in the area. The location is good 5min walk to town & the Marina. The View was ok looking over the Marina & bay past the units across...

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Thank Christian M
Manly, Australia
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We slept there last Wednesday 5 October 2016. We arrived late and left early. We found that it was conveniently located and of an easy access. We had no particular reasons to complain about apart that it was over priced given its ageing conditions and furnitures, its narrow double bed, a TV that was not working properly, and a very...

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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

I have NEVER written a bad review before but Our stay here was awful. We had requested a cot for our 8month old son when booking online. When I checked in the receptionist said she would have to check my booking for the cot and then never did... I asked about it again during our check in and she said...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Air Conditioning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Marina Resort is a great place to stay while you explore Port Stephens. Marina Resort is well located in the heart of beautiful Port Stephens overlooking Nelson Bay Marina. A short 5m walk to the Dolphin & Whale Watch Cruises in the Marina, Cafes & Beach. Marina Resort is conveniently located near all of Port Stephens major tourist attractions. Our recently refurbished 44 room hotel offer spacious comfort with great views of the bay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Port Stephens Marina Resort

Address: 33 Magnus St, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Port Stephens > Nelson Bay
Price Range: $99 - $188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Port Stephens Marina Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 44
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Port Stephens Marina Hotel Nelson Bay
Port Stephens Marina Resort Nelson Bay
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“check the matresses”
  • water leaking from celing in bathroom very slipery
  • no cover on light
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  • matress
  • no light cover, cheep to replace
  • old torn matteress
  • old rattling air con
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 of 5 bubbles suecouper, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on top floor, fantastic views over bay area, Room 404 excellent”
 of 5 bubbles JuanitaHammen, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Choose another place to stay.”
 of 5 bubbles 467pegs, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Level 4 with Marina View & balcony”
 of 5 bubbles tanyaph, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Short stay”
 of 5 bubbles 8melvynb, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
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