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    Discovery Parks - Ballina

    25 Fenwick Drive, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
    011 61 2 8294 9483
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    • Excellent49%
    • Very good31%
    • Average8%
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    • Terrible7%
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    “mini golf” (35 reviews)
    “games room” (27 reviews)
    “jumping pillow” (31 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
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    4.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 335 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed for 3 nights with our 7 month old in a cabin. Staff were pleasant and helpful. We had issues with our air conditioner and they were happy enough to move us next door to another cabin. The cabins were good enough but they...More

    Thank Anthony R
    Response from DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - BallinaResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for sharing your feedback on our accommodation, Anthony. Your review helps us take note of improvements that we can make in the future.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I stayed at the park with my 9 and 6 year old. We stayed in a 1bedroom cabin right on the river. This was our 2nd time staying here and unfortunately we were slightly disappointed. The cabin was $160 p/n and it was rather small...More

    Thank Emma J
    Reviewed 20 October 2017

    This Caravan Park has everything you could ever want. A well appointed camp kitchen with several BBQ plates, 2 ovens and 4 hotplates. Room to seat about 30 people. There are several other BBQ facilities scattered around the park. Countless facilities e.g. children's water play...More

    Thank Peter C
    Response from DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - BallinaResponded 23 October 2017

    It's lovely to read that you had such a wonderful time staying at the park and using the facilities that you will be back in the future, Peter! Thanks for sharing your review.

    Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

    In a nutshell - Disappointing.. Perfect location, beautiful waterfront.... great Putt Putt for kids... that's all the good I got.. Dirty, dirty, dirty.... disgustingly so... the cabins, the laundries, the public areas and in particular the pool... an inch of dirt around pool walls is...More

    Thank Vanessa T
    Response from DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - BallinaResponded 11 October 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to offer us your feedback, Vanessa. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed the location and Putt Putt Golf facilities. As mentioned in our reponse to your alternative review, we sincerely apologise that your calls were not returned...More

    Reviewed 14 September 2017

    We stayed in the pet section of this park and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The location of the park is beautiful right on a lake with walking distance to the ocean . The fees where very reasonable with a discount when you stay for a...More

    1  Thank Dawne2152
    Response from DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - BallinaResponded 18 September 2017

    We're happy to read that you enjoyed your overall experience at our park! Thank you for the review.

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Number of rooms
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    Melanie W
    6 March 2015|
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    Response from DancerA99 | Property representative |
    Hi Melanie, Please visit our website or phone 02 6686 3953 to check availability and pricing. Our staff can provide you with a quote for your preferred dates.
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    14 February 2015|
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    Response from DancerA99 | Property representative |
    Hi, Fishing is right out the front on the lake where cabins and sites are. Hope this helps.
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