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    Mantra The Observatory

    40 William St, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent61%
    • Very good30%
    • Average7%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “milk bar” (49 reviews)
    “town beach” (140 reviews)
    “indoor pool” (68 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
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    Kitchenette
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 24 May 2017

    we had such a great stay at the Mantra the observatory I cant wait to return the rooms were clean, comfortable and we had a fabulous view from level 2, straight across to the town beach. we will return again

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    Response from Tracey B, Manager at Mantra The ObservatoryResponded 30 May 2017

    Thank you for such a lovely review!! We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed the view and your room. We look forward to welcoming you back on your return trip.

    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    We started our stay with 1 night in the heart of Port Macquarie town as we could walk to restuarants etc. It did not feel like we had a getaway until we checked into our room at the Observatory. We appreciated being away from traffic...More

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    Response from Tracey B, Manager at Mantra The ObservatoryResponded 24 May 2017

    Thank you for you for your lovely review. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you again soon.

    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    My husband and I arrived in Pt Macquarie and were pleasantly surprised by our accommodation. Friendly staff, immaculate rooms, beautiful wine and water crystal glasses, with a lovely view. Our only concern was that the lifts were small and very slow, but everything else was...More

    Thank Marg S
    Response from Tracey B, Manager at Mantra The ObservatoryResponded 24 May 2017

    Thank you for your lovely review. We are happy to hear that you had a great stay. We hope to see you again soon.

    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    Great facilities lovely staff, room was disappointing small windows and enclosed. The opening and closing of the doors was loud. Your car spaces are too small. I really wanted to spend the weekend in a beautiful room. We tried to watch some TV and all...More

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    Response from Tracey B, Manager at Mantra The ObservatoryResponded 24 May 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Unfortunately all of our hotel room have an enclosed balcony with glass louvers. We do hope you will stay with us again, maybe try the 1 bedroom ocean view apartment, it has more space and...More

    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    My husband and I enjoyed a lovely overnight stay with Mantra in Pt Macquarie. Rooms lovely and well kept, staff friendly, reasonably priced too. My only concern was the delay in getting a lift! Apart from the lift everything was perfect.

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    Response from Tracey B, Manager at Mantra The ObservatoryResponded 24 May 2017

    Thank you for your kind review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 137 - US$ 226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Port Macquarie
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Port Macquarie
    • #2 Top resorts Hotel in Port Macquarie
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Port Macquarie
    • #2 Business Hotel in Port Macquarie
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 81
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    • Location
    • Australia >
    • New South Wales >
    • Port Macquarie
    • Also Known As
    • The Observatory Hotel Port Macquarie ,
    • Observatory Hotel Port Macquarie ,
    • Observatory Resort Port Macquarie
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    Room & Suite (195)
    Pool & Beach (22)
    Dining (9)
    Hotel & Grounds (142)
    Bathroom (12)
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    Response from Tracey B | Property representative |
    The hotel rooms don't have a microwave. The apartments however do have a microwave.
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    Response from MyallTeaGardens | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed in a 2 BR apartment & it would be suitable for a wheelchair. One bedroom had a king double, the 2nd a zip-bed. The apartment was a really large, however the entry door was really heavy - had to really lean into... More
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