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Wollongong
Reviewed 26 July 2016

On checking in the female receptionist was very accommodating. My husband had eye surgery two days before and came here to rest and recuperate, and given a room on ground floor near vehicle. The room was large with ample storage space. Comfy beds and plush towels. A lovely area for walks.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing stay here for our 8 year anniversary. We had a King Bayview room which was spacious & clean. The shower was great & the Biology products smelt amazing! It's in a great spot across for the bay with easy walk to to the Main Street & restaurants. There is also a nice cafe in the lobby....

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New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 23 July 2016

I decided to spend the night here with my wife, and added the extras packaged from their site (wine, cheese, fondue etc.) The check in was fine, but I was surprised to see that the outside of the rooms looked so old. At least the rooms weren't too bad, except for the bathroom. They tried to renovate, but missed some...

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Thank Gmac_1961
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 16 July 2016

A 3 hour drive from Sydney, Port Stephens is a great location for a quick impromptu getaway. We found The Nelson Resort on the web, lucky to get a booking (maybe being Monday) and we were thrilled - great central location (a 1 min walk to the spectacular Marina, also a shopping arcade behind the hotel), spacious, clean rooms (our...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Value for money hotel in a very central location. Walking distance from a variety of restaurants and activities. Rooms a clean and up to date. Staff are very friendly and welcoming. They were very helpful in suggesting nice places to eat and general information about the area.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We stayed 2 nights at The Nelson Resort in April & loved it! The room was larger than I was expecting, very nice & spacious. Beds were extremely comfortable, great for a sleep in. Room was really neat & clean & had been very tastefully renovated & the bathroom products smelt beautiful. The resort was in a great location, a...

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Sydney
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

We have arranged to arrive about noon and the reception gave us our Bayview King deluxe room. 5 minute in the room, we started hearing drilling and hammering downstairs. I wasn't impressed at all. We decided to have lunch and hoping by that time we came back the noise have stop. We back about 2pm and the renovation downstairs still...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 11 July 2016

My wife and I stayed a night here. A very nice experience. Emma at reception was lovely. The room was freshly decorated. The double glazing kept any noise out. Very comfortable bed etc We loved it and would not hesitate in recommend this place to our friends. Right close to the marina and all other amenities. WIFI was a bit...

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Mandurah
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

We are doing a 3 week east coast trip and so far this has been our fav hotel. It's newly renovated. We had a spa room facing the marina. Large room and very nicely decorated. Even get arnotts biscuits to eat with your tea 😊 Great location and free parking. The cafe downstairs is amazing. Pool was lovely and warm

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Japan
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We stayed 6 nights and loved it - hope to come back again. Location was fab, so close to the marina and shops, and a secret short cut to the supermarket made things so easy! The room was spacious enough for 4, beds super comfy and clean, the windows were double doors which removed traffic noise and kept the room...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Nelson is a small boutique resort in the centre of all the action that make Port Stephens great. Walk to the marina, beach, shops, cafes and cinema! Plus we have a heated pool, super cool cafe with Suspension coffee, plus free tennis and sauna! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Nelson Resort

Address: 3 Government Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia (Formerly Nelson Lodge Motel)
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Port Stephens > Nelson Bay
Price Range: ₹ 7,420 - ₹ 14,500 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Nelson Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 36
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Also Known As:
The Nelson Resort Nelson Bay, Port Stephens
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Nelson Bay
#2 Romantic Hotel in Nelson Bay
#3 Family Hotel in Nelson Bay
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“Pay extra for a room with a view of the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles happy_to_travel_8, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay in room 1”
 of 5 bubbles Matt_Windy85, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Best water views, rooms on the south side are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles rosemaries101, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“you cant go wrong with the bayview rooms...plush carpet huge bed spa bath and sooo stylish.”
 of 5 bubbles CHARMAINEB75, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“rooms at front have the views but face the road which is steep so a little noisy”
 of 5 bubbles zenon88, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
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