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D'Albora Marinas

6 Teramby Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
+61 2 4984 1333
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Activity and Dining Centre

Nice Marina with restaurants, shopping and lots of boat activities and cruises to choose from. It... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SJE99
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Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
Something for everyone

Great place to wander around - tranquil setting, cafes, fishing spots and kids play equipment... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
OscardaPadre
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Toowoomba, Australia
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D’ALBORA Marinas is the largest marina operator in Australia with seven marinas, offering exchange berthing rights and a premium service, while fostering a genuine sense of belonging within our community.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice creamery” (23 reviews)
“fish feeding” (19 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
6 Teramby Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
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"ice creamery"
in 23 reviews
"lots of restaurants"
in 15 reviews
"fish feeding"
in 19 reviews
"marina area"
in 10 reviews
"nice marina"
in 8 reviews
"souvenir shops"
in 8 reviews
"co op"
in 6 reviews
"watch the boats"
in 5 reviews
"sea food"
in 5 reviews
"water activities"
in 5 reviews
"seafood"
in 13 reviews
"hogs breath"
in 6 reviews
"great location"
in 9 reviews
"lovely spot"
in 5 reviews
"nice place to visit"
in 5 reviews
"few hours"
in 9 reviews
"school holidays"
in 6 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice Marina with restaurants, shopping and lots of boat activities and cruises to choose from. It is a good place to wile away time and enjoy a coffee or meal while admiring the boats moored in the Marina. There is a cruise company that operates...More

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DALBORA_Marinas, Concierge at D'Albora Marinas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. Yes, it is coming up to whale watching season and there have already been some sightings! There are 2 whale watching cruise operators at d'Albora Marinas Nelson Bay, they are Imagine and Moonshadow.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to wander around - tranquil setting, cafes, fishing spots and kids play equipment. Plenty of parking too.

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DALBORA_Marinas, Concierge at D'Albora Marinas, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. Yes, d'Albora Marinas Nelson Bay is a wonderful place to wonder around and relax with the family. The kids really enjoy the daily fish feeding at the marina too.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked around this precinct and around the rock wall break water. Plenty of nice boats to admire. Some nice Seafood place to eat in. Good for a stroll and relax.

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DALBORA_Marinas, Concierge at D'Albora Marinas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We agree, d'Albora Marinas Nelson Bay is a great place to stroll and relax.

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

We previously enjoyed a scrumptious breakfast beautifully served with courtesy. However, Aqua Blu has now closed. Was it because the lease renewal was raised astronomically? Pity, if so. Great place gone.

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DALBORA_Marinas, Concierge at D'Albora Marinas, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. Yes, d'Albora Marinas Nelson Bay is a fabulous place to stop, grab a coffee or a bite to eat and watch the activities that go on daily at the marina.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Lovely waterfront cafe that catered a scrumptious breakfast that filled us up all day ,will definitely be back again

Thank Leanne B
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DALBORA_Marinas, Concierge at D'Albora Marinas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thank you for your review. d'Albora Marinas Nelson Bay has a wonderful selection of cafes and restaurants to help start your day and they do say...breakfast is the most important meal of the day!

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

Very nice place to sit around or have a stroll and just chill watching the boats listening to a busker or having a drink and a feed.

Thank John K
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DALBORA_Marinas, Concierge at D'Albora Marinas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thank you for your review. We agree, d'Albora Marinas Nelson Bay is a great place to relax, have a bite to eat, or a drink and watch the world go by.

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

This marina has a Riviera dealership and floating pontoons for a few boats with a big lift for mechanical work to be carried out on land. There are lots of eating establishments and shade in its manicured environs.

Thank BenitoAndersoni
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DALBORA_Marinas, Concierge at D'Albora Marinas, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Thank you for your review. Yes, d'Albora Marinas Nelson Bay precinct has an array of premium marine services and products including maintenance, repairs, electronics and detailing, experienced boat brokers and a superb selection of waterfront restaurants, cafes and bars, boutique retail shops and convenient takeaways.

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Just called in for breakfast/coffee, and a look around. Tried a parking ticket machine - a staff member told us it was "out of ink" - "go to the next one up". It was full and wouldnt accept coins! Walked around and found a meter....More

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DALBORA_Marinas, Concierge at D'Albora Marinas, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. Unfortunately, d'Albora Marinas Nelson Bay staff are unable to assist with council parking meters, sorry to hear you had difficulty parking.

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Lovely to walk around the marina and grab lunch or dinner with a large choice of venues. Gift shops in abundance and of course lots of boats to look at and envy. This location is also the place to go if you are looking to...More

Thank Ray R
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DALBORA_Marinas, Concierge at D'Albora Marinas, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Thank you for your review. It is always so pleasant looking at the boats bobbing around on the water in the marina and yes, C Arm is the place to go to book your next dolphin or whale watching adventure or cruise.

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Reviewed 10 March 2018

If you're in the Port Stephens' area, this beautiful marina is a must see. Beautiful views, shops, and fabulous restaurants. Spend some time wandering through the lush parks that lead to the marina. Lots to do and see. We love Nelson Bay....

Thank Bernadette C
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DALBORA_Marinas, Concierge at D'Albora Marinas, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you for your review. We agree, d'Albora Marinas Nelson Bay is a wonderful place to spend some time wandering around and relaxing. We love Nelson Bay too.

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Sim W
14 May 2018|
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Response from DALBORA_Marinas | Property representative |
Hello, We have four hour parking in our car park and charge $1.30 per hour and $2.70 in peak periods. The council car park might be different, sorry I don't know how much they charge or how long you can park in that one. I... More
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Mc M
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Response from homeawayfromhome2011 | Property representative |
Doggie friends are most welcome and you will find a drinking bowl for your pups at the Marina Ice Creamery
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Linda C
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Response from Jen H | Reviewed this property |
Theres a good seafood place on ground Level there. Service isn't that great though. And the price is abit expensive. Enjoy
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