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    BIG4 Koala Shores Port Stephens Holiday Park

    2 Oyster Farm Rd, Lemon Tree Passage, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2319, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
    • Very good27%
    • Average7%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible7%
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    “water front” (11 reviews)
    “jumping pillow” (21 reviews)
    “holiday park” (20 reviews)
    Paid Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Family Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We've been to Koala Shores many times over the past 5 years and there is a very good reason we keep going back. It's fantastic. The relaxed atmosphere and the views are awesome. We've always taken a powered site and have stayed in tent, camper...More

    Thank MillerPete
    Response from MOMAustralia, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Koala Shores Port Stephens Holiday ParkResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks so much MillerPete for sharing this great feedback with us and our TripAdvisor community. We just love hearing from our valued returning guests and we're so pleased you still enjoy staying with us at BIG4 Koala Shores Port Stephens Holiday Park. Our team look...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Location is great, on the creek with nice swimming and fishing for families at your doorstep. Saw a koala in the reserve nearby and kids (2yrs Old) loved playing at the creek. Our stay was during a peak period, it felt to me that the...More

    Thank BellaCross13
    Response from MOMAustralia, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Koala Shores Port Stephens Holiday ParkResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks BellaCross13 for taking the time to write and share your valued feedback with us from your recent stay. It is great that you were able to spot a koala during your stay, this is always a memorable experience. We are very lucky to be...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed here on a waterfront area site with our Camper Trailer. Great sites with water views. Had some hot days and the breeze off the water was great. The only negative is the amenities block is a bit of a walk from the waterfront area...More

    Thank Iona_76
    Response from MOMAustralia, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Koala Shores Port Stephens Holiday ParkResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thanks so much Iona_76 for sharing your great feedback with us from your recent stay here at BIG4 Koala Shores Port Stephens Holiday Park. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back again one day in the...More

    Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

    We stayed for 2 nights just before the place is sure to be booked out in the ramp up to Christmas. I found the booking was easy and they were very responsive to my emails. We stayed in a waterfront 2 bedroom cabin and it...More

    1  Thank Natasha C
    Response from MOMAustralia, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Koala Shores Port Stephens Holiday ParkResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Natasha C, and thanks for taking the time to share this wonderful and informative review with us. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us at BIG4 Koala Shores Port Stephens Holiday Park. We certainly look forward to welcoming you and your...More

    Reviewed 25 November 2017

    Our stay with friends And family was great, but we found this park is suffering from lack of maintenance. e.g our cabin had a torn fly screen, bathroom dated and worn out. one of the cabins that family stayed in stairs where rotten and dangerous....More

    Thank stevenhall3
    Response from Koala Shores H, Guest Relations Manager at BIG4 Koala Shores Port Stephens Holiday ParkResponded 30 November 2017

    Hi stevenhall3 and thank you for taking the time to share you feedback about your weekend stay with your friends and family and glad that you had a great time overall! Thank you for bring those maintenance issues to our attention, which we will investigate...More

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    Amenities
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Tennis Court
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    • Price range
    • US$ 94 - US$ 212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Port Stephens >
    • Lemon Tree Passage
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    LeanneVG
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    Response from Carol K | Reviewed this property |
    There is a boat ramp in the caravan park. As to availability you would need to contact the park
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    23 November 2016|
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    Response from Dave K | Reviewed this property |
    The clubs for the golf are free no deposits required. You can purchase balls for $1 at reception. Tennis rackets are free with security deposit, fully refunded on return of items
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    "The waterfront area is the best place to be, immediately behind the front row of waterfront sites are our..."
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