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Ramada Resort by Wyndham Shoal Bay

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35-45 Shoal Bay Rd, Shoal Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315 Australia See on map
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Free Parking
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Beachfront
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We love Ramada at Shoal Bay. Location is perfect and very relaxing. The outdoor pool is great for families, kids love it. Beach is just across the road. Perfect view from our balcony to the beach and Tomaree National Park.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed 4 nights. Property overlooks lovely beach area. Great views. Resort is made up of about 4 separate buildings, so need to get a map to determine where things are and walk around to get your bearings. Free parking with allocated spots. No washing machines...More

Thank Craig C
Response from Ramada S, Front Office Manager at Ramada Resort by Wyndham Shoal BayResponded 2 days ago

Dear Craig, Thank you for taking the time to share your detailed feedback about your recent stay, I am pleased to read your positive comments and will pass onto the team in our next meeting. I do agree, that looks like a design flaw in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Good resort located in front of water, close to beaches, shops and restaurants. Rooms and apartments were clean, spacious and comfortable. Has got all the star amenities like indoor/outdoor pool, sauna, gym etc. Great stay with friends and family with kids of all ages.More

Thank rpatra566
Response from Ramada S, Front Office Manager at Ramada Resort by Wyndham Shoal BayResponded 2 days ago

Dear rpatra566, Thank you for taking the time to post your comments on your recent stay. We are thrilled to see you enjoyed your time and found the rooms to be clean, spacious and comfortable. We look forward to welcoming you back to Ramada Resort...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Only had 2 days for a break but was quite peaceful & enjoyable.Our room was quite big but did not have housekeeping. The resort is attached to the country club hotel which has a great restaurant with views over the bay.More

Thank james45_10
Response from Ramada S, Front Office Manager at Ramada Resort by Wyndham Shoal BayResponded 2 days ago

Dear James, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your positive feedback. The team at Ramada Shoal Bay are pleased to hear that your break was peaceful & enjoyable and that you found the rooms to be quite big. We hope that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently attended a reunion at the Ramada . The staff were very helpful and friendly nothing was a problem to them . The reunion dinner was held in their Sandy foot center , the venue was great ,the food and service for a large...More

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Response from Ramada S, Front Office Manager at Ramada Resort by Wyndham Shoal BayResponded 2 days ago

Dear laybutts, Thank you for taking the time to post your valuable comments about your recent stay, we are so pleased so hear that you enjoyed your reunion and had a great time at the Whitesands Conference Center. We hope that we can welcome you...More

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Description
Shoal Bay Resort & Spa is the ultimate beachfront Resort perfect for romantic escapes, family holidays, pamper weekends, beach getaways, weddings, special events and meetings and business. Shoal Bay lays by More the entrance to Port Stephens, overlooking the white sands and the magnificent volcanic Tomaree headlands. Boasting crystal clear waterways and extensive National Park with unspoiled bushland, Shoal Bay is certainly one of New South Wales most stunning destinations. Just 2.5 hr drive north of Sydney and 30mins from Newcastle, this award winning Resort offers a diverse range of accommodation styles and options to suit a variety of budgets and can accommodate up to 700 guests. Accommodation ranges from Standard Studios through to Waterview, Beachfront and Bayview rooms with a choice of 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments located across 7 accommodation buildings. The Resort features 4 restaurants including the award winning Catch at Shoal Bay, 5 bars, the iconic Country Club Hotel, Occie’s Kids Club (operating throughout NSW School Holidays periods), Shoal Bay Resort Store, Whitesands Conference Centre, an outdoor heated Resort pool with children’s wading area and complimentary secure undercover parking. Relax at the Aqua Spa wellbeing sanctuary for adults (min 16 yrs+) offering a true Thalassotherapy experience for guests through the 3 mineral spa pools and 25m heated lap pool. Take yourself on a journey to revive your mind, body and soul, indulge in a range of menu treatments that enhance the total well being and surrender to the experience of products that will relax, de-stress and energise you. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
183
Price range
US$ 90 - US$ 328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Shoal Bay Resort & Spa
Also Known As
Shoal Bay Hotel Shoal Bay
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Port Stephens > Shoal Bay
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
183
Price range
US$ 90 - US$ 328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Shoal Bay Resort & Spa
Also Known As
Shoal Bay Hotel Shoal Bay
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Port Stephens > Shoal Bay
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Zvonko V
25 September 2017|
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Response from edwine533 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I had a problem with the spa also , did not report it as I thought it was my misunderstanding . As for staff issues , I would complain in writing to Wyndham AP , especially if you are a Wyndham Owner . That is why owners... More
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Keven O
28 January 2017|
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Response from 64Travellerone | Reviewed this property |
Some rooms have laundries. No they are in the room. We had a grand room
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Sly5848
4 May 2016|
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Response from Jo L | Reviewed this property |
Reception is 24 hours
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"Great having a laundry with a lovely balcony to look out on the beach. Need for a coffee shop from mid..."
colinl682
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"Get a room with a view of shoal bay"
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"Quite and easy access to car park and elevator."
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"Ocean view rooms best"
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