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Reviewed 5 August 2015

Let me list the pro (yep, there's only one) & cons of staying at this property: PRO: - close to the beach CONS: - rooms and fixtures are old and in the one we stayed, in disrepair, with water damage on the sink - there may be good remarks here, but be careful of the manager Debbie, she is Coffs... More 

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Thank Simon H
Marsden, Australia
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 9 June 2015

Our stay was quite pleasant. We found the rooms to be clean and smelling fresh. The DVD cable had been acquired by the last occupant. Shannon (the voice on the phone) was very pleasant and helpful. There was some ants trying to take up residency in the bathroom whilst we were there, but a couple of shots of Raid did... More 

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Thank deborahl197
Adelaide
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Reviewed 16 May 2015

The 2 bedroom unit we had was old and dated. Was disappointed when we opened the room but for a one night stay we stayed with it. No bedside clock radios, no tea or coffee supplies, no maps or local folder info. Definitely stayed in better accommodation.

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1 Thank AdelaideTetley
Armidale, Australia
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27 reviews
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Reviewed 14 April 2015

I stayed with my family for 2 nights as we had a funeral to attend. I was disappointed that a few things hadn't changed from the last time we stayed The apartment has carpet that was threadbare and the curtains were falling off the rails. The fan in the 2nd bedroom didn't work according to the control, there was no... More 

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2 Thank Liz M
Newcastle, Australia
2 reviews
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Reviewed 3 April 2015

I was expecting the apartments to be old and out dated, but I wasn't expecting them to be dirty as well. Our room was filthy: the carpet was old and threadbare, not to mention needing a good vacuum, the bathroom mirror was filthy, the oven and cooktop wasn't working so we had to throw away food as we couldn't cook... More 

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3 Thank Carissa W
Melbourne, Australia
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 24 March 2015

We stayed at Adrift about 15 years ago and always found it good value, clean with cheerful 'live on' site managers. This time however was a different story. There was no one at reception when we arrived at 6pm, thank god we had a phone between us. We finally collected our keys and went to our room only to be... More 

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2 Thank Michelle W
Hamilton, New Jersey
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Reviewed 17 March 2015

Stains on Carpet, drapes dirty. Very dusty bedroom headboard and skirting boards. Bed was comfortable and unit quiet. Surroundings and amenities need a revamp. No one on site if a problem arises. Wifi excellent.

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1 Thank Barbara W
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Reviewed 9 March 2015 via mobile

We arrived at 6:30 to a sign on the reception door to ring a number. There being no phone to ring on luck we had a phone. We get the key out of the key safe were there are several other keys. We go to our rooms they are clean & tidy. For the amount paid I think more customer... More 

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1 Thank craig m
Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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75 reviews
20 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 10 February 2015 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights at Adrift and found it clean, tidy, and comfortable. Staff are amazing. Friendly and willing to assist. We were however, disappointed with the lack of office/reception hours. The apartments would do better to have staff available more than 3hrs per day, and the water kept backing up in our vanity in the bathroom. Having said that,... More 

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1 Thank disappointed262013
Adelaide, Australia
1 review
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Reviewed 31 January 2015

Had a great time. Units were neat and tidy and very comfortable beds (which is great). Excellent value for money and Maryanne was a gem - helpful and friendly. Would definitely stay there again - close to everything and easy walk to the beach.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Adrift by the Beach has 1 x 3 Bedroom Apartment 3 x 2 Bedroom Large Apartments and 6 x 2 Bedroom Apartments. The larger apartments have all been renovated and the 6 x 2 bedroom apartments are in the process of renovations to bring them up to date. All apartments are fully self contained and all Linen is provided and all have 42" plasma TVs. Adrift is a large complex with a large swimming pool-bbq-area and children's play area and games room. Free WiFi - Free DVD Hire - Weekly and Monthly Rates available. Group Bookings a specialty. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Adrift by the Beach

Address: 5 Boultwood Street, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Coffs Harbour
Price Range: ₹ 5,130 - ₹ 17,783 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Go elsewhere!!”
 of 5 bubbles AdelaideTetley, 16 May 2015 | Read review
“Maybe staying upstairs but the rooms are still dated”
 of 5 bubbles E6942SClizm, 13 Apr 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in unit 4 & 3”
 of 5 bubbles 132jennil, 7 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Lower floor better for older people”
 of 5 bubbles lorettad520, 9 Apr 2014 | Read review
“The penthouse is excellent for families.”
 of 5 bubbles sharonsC4543RB, 27 Sep 2013 | Read review
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