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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Peaceful and scenic. Very pleasant village and spectacular beach and offshore islands. Took the ferry across Port Stephens to bustling Nelson Bay for shopping and eating. Amazing tourist activity. Dolphin and whale watching.

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Killcare, Australia
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Very average room. Very small and tired looking. Can't believe we paid $200 for this. To make it worse than it was - close to restaurant kitchen so noisy till all hours. Not much choice I suppose so they get away with it! Bathroom facilities really need updating

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3Thank Elizabeth B
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I found this place on the back of a Shop-a-docket and decided to take a short cheap break. We had a ground floor apartment which the overall layout was great however, we had a couple of little visitors from the 8 leg variety (spiders) in the shower and kitchen. The bed had a broken spring and it dug into my...

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2Thank Lyn A
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I have stayed there twice within a few years. Certainly not fancy- but not paying for fancy either. Clean enough and friendly. Bar n restaurant- quite good. Good pool and close to a great beach. Would stay again

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1Thank Christine P
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Hi I got two more things to say I was on crutches and the floor was wood and my bed roll across floor we got fix quick Two If you drink you can drink inside but can't take alcohol out side but can get down road and drink it in the BBQ room

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2Thank Fabian N
Brunei
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Staff helpful even though I arrived early and the room wasn't ready - not their fault. Change of room on my request to ground floor. Room had a very strong chemical smell. Maybe just finished cleaning but smell did not go away even with windows open. I had to purchase a scented candle to remove the odor. Room clean and...

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2Thank jangarry1988
Port Macquarie, Australia
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Just spent a night at Oceanside Resort with 6 adults and 6 children cannot speak highly enough of the treatment we were given by Paula and Karina rooms were clean and comfortable kids had a great time in the pool and made a new friend of Paulas son Ethan . Dinner in Benchmark Restaurant was absolutely mouth watering a wonderful...

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2Thank Booneroo
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We purchased a very inexpensive three night deal off the net for a one bedroom apartment. On arrival, the smallish apartment was open-plan with the bedroom almost part of the living area. So the receptionist offered a free upgrade to a two bedroom apartment which did properly match its description and was most welcome given the weather was pretty poor....

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5Thank 26hatfield
sydney
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

The room was basic but clean. The location was good very close to the water. The staff were friendly. However there was no wifi and I couldn't even use my own data as the reception in the room was really bad.

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1Thank sukit87
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Rented a 2 bedroom unit for 3 nights. Rooms were spacious with balcony and kitchen (no oven or hot plates). It was clean and had air conditioner that kept the rooms warm (went in Winter). Bathroom was very dated, paint on shower bath was pealing significantly and taps were strange (had extra attachment for some reason). Motel had heated spa....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Oceanside Hawks Nest Motel

Address: Corner of Booner & Bennet Streets, Hawks Nest, New South Wales 2324, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Hawks Nest
Price Range: ₹ 5,449 - ₹ 13,077 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Oceanside Hawks Nest Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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“If you want ground floor then try and get units 1-4 or 6-8, we didn't look at them but they wouldn't have the drain noise we had in #5.”
 of 5 bubbles LynA515, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Check room thoroughly before accepting it. Middle level is probably best location”
  • Cockroach in the living room
 of 5 bubbles 26hatfield, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“There is no elevator so a bit of a pain going up 2 flights of stairs with 2 and 4 year old.”
 of 5 bubbles stevecF1134GV, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Worth the upgrade to have the spa.”
 of 5 bubbles 853synthiad, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The penthouse unit was great and the best out of what they have.”
 of 5 bubbles ShawnRehan, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
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