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Thou Walla Sunset Retreat

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stay the sunset cabins for a girlfriends wedding... there was four people in one cabin and the amount of room we had was brilliant. The cabin had a bathroom off each sleeping area so there was no waiting handy for 4 girls and the lounge area was spacious and comfortable. The weather was perfect so we even speard out...

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ManagerTWSR, Park Co-Ordinator at Thou Walla Sunset Retreat, responded to this review

Hi Brodie Thank you for taking the time to write your review, it was so lovely to have you all in the park for the wedding. You all looked so beautiful as you passed reception. We look forward to welcoming you back to Thou Walla and I can highly recommend the Glam Tents - AMAZING!! Kind regards Jennifer

Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Took our caravan to Thou Walla for Easter. The grassy van site was lovely, with plenty of space. The amenities are very good, and the staff were lovely. The resort is in a lovely location next to the beach and close to some gorgeous restaurant. The onsite accommodation is a mixture of cabins and glamping tents. The tents have gorgeous...

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Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Awesome location and great facilities. Highly recommend the glamping tents. Comfortable, secure and luxurious tenting with tvs, and sound system showers. This is a place for couples, groups and families. Big areas for activities.

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ManagerTWSR, Manager at Thou Walla Sunset Retreat, responded to this review

Hi Luke Thank you for your review, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us here at Thou Walla Sunset Retreat, it was a pleasure to have you both with us We look forward to welcoming you back to the park in the near future, I am sure I can put in a request for another of...

London
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed for 3 days in one of the cabins with our baby girl over the Easter weekend. Cabin was perfectly nice; good facilities, comfy beds, clean etc. good camping facilities as well and the proximity to the point was fantastic which is a great restaurant (have the mahi Mahi) and the boathouse coffee place which is a great breakfast...

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Wamberal, Australia
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I treated my husband to a surprise weekend away to Thou Walla Sunset retreat for his birthday in March and to say he loved his surprise is an understatement. We both loved our first glamping experience - the tent itself was immaculate - hard to believe you're actually in a tent - the plush king bed and the flat screen...

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ManagerTWSR, Thou Walla Team at Thou Walla Sunset Retreat, responded to this review

Hi Nicky! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us and we can't wait to have you back. The Glam Tents await you here for your quick return! A huge happy birthday to your husband, we hope he felt spoilt and relaxed here at Thou Walla. Looking forward to having you here again soon, Nicky.

Reviewed 29 March 2017

They changed our Villa at no extra cost as we didnt like the fabric lounge because my wife is asthmatic. Everything a family need to have a great holiday was there. My 5 year old daughter just loved the stay and mainly the pool.

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ManagerTWSR, Manager at Thou Walla Sunset Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and I am so glad you had an amazing stay with us here at Thou Walla Sunset Retreat. We look forward to welcoming you back to our park in the near future and when you visit us again please request Waterview Spa Villa 4 - the one with the leather lounges :) Thank you again...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Four couples all good friends; had the satisfaction of staying at Thou Walla. Each set of couples shared two bedroom cabin accomodation. The layout was two double bedrooms, 1 bathroom with toilet and a separate toilet. Good size dining/ kitchen and lounge room. The verandah was more than adequate with water views or glimpse of ,creating a lovely overview of...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Our first glamping experience and we loved it! We stayed over Christmas but did not find the resort at all busy but even if it was busy the tents are really well spaced out so are quite private. Most have great views of the beautiful water, we had dolphins come past on 2 evenings which was fab. The tents are...

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Reviewed 28 January 2017

The pictures online looked amazing, so we booked a cabin for Australia Day long weekend. I made the booking for 2 adults and 1 child, however the cabin we got should really have only been for 2 people, despite it being advertised as a 4 person sleeper (G03). The room had tea and coffee facilities, yet there was no milk...

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Mooloolaba, Australia
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Nothing could prepare us for the luxury of the glamping tent. Not only was there electricty, a huge king bed, the on suite bathroom comes with a shower that has an in built sound system!!! The view from the verander, furnished with a table and chairs as well as a day bed was magnificent. Not to mention the close proximity...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thou Walla Sunset Retreat is located on the point at Soldiers Point. A mixture of accommodation including: furnished under canvas tents, water view villas (with spa or sunset views) and a range of cottages. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thou Walla Sunset Retreat

Address: 2 Ridgeway Ave | London, Soldiers Point, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2317, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Port Stephens > Soldiers Point
Price Range: ₹ 3,897 - ₹ 9,816 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Thou Walla Sunset Retreat 4*
Number of rooms: 44
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“Get a cabin with a deck to enjoy a glass of red at sunset”
brodiep289, 10 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for tent no. 10 - it has the best view and is the most private!”
nickym244, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Pick to stay in a glamping tent , not a cabin”
267hillarys, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Try the Glamping, and the shower!!!!”
Dickie2019, 16 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing the sunset as it's part of the overall experience.”
lemondemexico, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
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