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Dolphin Shores

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53 Beach St, Vincentia, Shoalhaven, New South Wales 2540 Australia
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See why so many travellers make Dolphin Shores their hotel of choice when visiting Vincentia. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a family-friendly setting with an array of amenities designed for travellers like you.

Guest rooms offer a flat screen TV, air conditioning, and a kitchenette, and Dolphin Shores makes getting online easy as wifi is available.

You can also take advantage of some of the amenities offered by the hotel, including baggage storage. In addition, guests can enjoy a pool and barbeque facilities during their visit. As an added convenience, there is free parking available to guests.

Travellers looking to enjoy some fish and chips can head to The Salty Crab Seafood Shack. Otherwise, you may want to check out a Mexican restaurant such as 3 Gringos Mexican Restaurant.

We’re sure you’ll enjoy your stay at Dolphin Shores as you experience all of the things Vincentia has to offer.

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Free parking
Pool
Breakfast in the room
Boating
Diving
Highchairs available
Taxi service
Photo copier / fax In business centre
Parking
Pool / beach towels
Outdoor pool
Saltwater pool
Fence around pool
Complimentary instant cofffee
Complimentary tea
Hiking
Mini golf
Snorkelling
Aerobics offsite
Bowling offsite
Canoeing offsite
Fishing
BBQ facilities
Baggage storage
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Express check-in / check-out
Private check-in / check-out
Clothes dryer
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
Washing machine
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Air conditioning
Desk
Dining area
Housekeeping
Coffee / tea maker
Flatscreen TV
Extra long beds
Walk-in shower
Telephone
Wardrobe / wardrobe
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Iron
Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Kitchenette
Dishwasher
Microwave
Oven
Refrigerator
Stovetop
Electric kettle
Kitchenware
Radio
Sofa bed
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Languages Spoken
English, Greek
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Barry3868 wrote a review Mar 2021
Blaxland, Australia8 contributions3 helpful votes
We stayed at this place for two nightS. The room was one of the best we have stayed in over the years we have stayed at motel all over Australia. We had a Jing size bed plus a single bed. The room as very clean. The bathroom has rain shower head. Hot water started as I turned on the water and the pressure was great. The staff were good and nothing appeared to be any trouble. If we ever have any reason to come to this area again we would no stay anywhere else.
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Date of stay: March 2021
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sexi_fish wrote a review Mar 2021
Lancashire, United Kingdom50 contributions6 helpful votes
Pros - Very, very clean! Very spacious, TV in the room, close to everything you need such as takeaways, coles, the beach etc, free WiFi, free parking, powerful shower, mini fridge in room. Cons - The bed was really uncomfortable. It was quite hard and the pillows weren't soft. It was also advertised as a double, but felt like two singles pushed together. The room also had tea + coffee but no milk for a coffee in the morning. The room was definitely not worth $175 a night in my opinion. It was nice, and very clean, but I think somewhere more in the region of $110-$120 is more a realistic reflection of the room.
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Date of stay: March 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from Andrew Ryder, Owner at Dolphin Shores
Responded 30 Mar 2021
Hi, We are sorry that we didn't meet your expectations. Jervis Bay is the most expensive area between Sydney and Melbourne and it's impossible to find accommodation at our standard any cheaper in this area. In fact, sub-standard accommodation around Jervis Bay is far more expensive than Dolphin Shores. Our king size ensemble beds are carefully selected from the top of the range of King Coil beds that suit the majority of travellers which are firm but soft. Standard Rooms have a split-king with a mattress topper and mattress protector that allows us to be flexible with guests that require separate beds. We concede that these beds will not suit 100% of our guests and also know that there is no bed that does. Nevertheless, many guests ask for the details of these beds and pillows, as they find them the most comfortable that they have slept on as can also be read on numerous reviews. Again, we are sorry that our beds were not suited to your preference. All of our rooms have assorted teas including herbal teas, coffee, biscuits and milk in the refrigerator. It is highly possible that our housekeepers missed putting milk in your refrigerator and we apologise for that oversight and we would have been more that happy to furnish you with some milk if we were asked. On check-in we tell ALL of our guests to call us from their rooms, or come back to the office if they require anything and we will organise it promptly. Again, we are sorry that you were not happy with the comfort provided by our beds and pillows.
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Brittany G wrote a review Mar 2021
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We were greeted by Andrew who is incredibly passionate about the area and can recommend everything from what/where to eat, to which beaches are best, to facts on the wildlife. He made us feel very welcome. The room was great. Very clean and the cleaning service provided was great. It is within walking distance of lovely beaches, shops and other amenities. Parking is right outside your door. We can't wait to come back to Dolphin Shores!
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Date of stay: March 2021
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Lisa P wrote a review Feb 2021
Sydney, Australia4 contributions1 helpful vote
Andrew checked us in and gave us heaps of good info on what to see, how long things take to do, places to grab food, beaches etc. The rooms themselves were super clean and very comfortable and have aircon and modern bathrooms. Huskisson is about 4km away from here and there’s only one local taxi service (St. Georges Basin Taxi Service Jervis Bay) and one or two uber drivers around. I think it’s worth mentioning that Uber can only take 3 passengers right now due to COVID, but the taxi service have a maxi taxi in their fleet. FYI for the Taxi service, you need to call by 9:30pm/9:45pm to book a ride back to the motel. They are not a 24/7 service!
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Date of stay: February 2021
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Happy Traveller wrote a review Feb 2021
Sydney, Australia4727 contributions409 helpful votes
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Super happy with this motel. Close to multiple beaches, shopping centres and other amazing local places to visit. The motel is lovely. Absolutely immaculate, with spacious and spotless rooms. The rooms contain everything that you could need. Easy to DIY breakfast. Our room had a fridge, kettle and toaster...and there was a microwave in the guest laundry, just steps away if needed . ( washing line provided also) Most rooms seemed to be fully self contained though. Our room had a huge king bed which is the most comfortable bed I’ve slept in for years. We also had a large couch and single bed. The bathroom was very modern with all the toiletries you would need. There was plenty of tea and coffee and a small milk to get you started. Wine glasses provided too. Due to covid ,the small pool is closed and room services have ceased but a quick phone call will get towels replaced and toiletries replaced . Andrew the owner is a mine of information and extremely helpful. Can definitely recommend this establishment...
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Date of stay: February 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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PRICE RANGE
US$93 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
AustraliaNew South WalesShoalhavenJervis BayVincentia
NUMBER OF ROOMS
20
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Frequently Asked Questions about Dolphin Shores
Which popular attractions are close to Dolphin Shores?
Nearby attractions include Booderee National Park (7.7 km), Hyams Beach (4.1 km), and Jervis Bay Maritime Museum (3.9 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Dolphin Shores?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a pool, free parking, and laundry service.
Which room amenities are available at Dolphin Shores?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Dolphin Shores?
Guests can enjoy barbeque facilities, complimentary tea, and free instant coffee during their stay.
Is parking available at Dolphin Shores?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Dolphin Shores?
Conveniently located restaurants include Stonegrill, 5 Little Pigs, and Pilgrims.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Dolphin Shores?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Is Dolphin Shores located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.4 km away from the centre of Vincentia.
Are any cleaning services offered at Dolphin Shores?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Dolphin Shores?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Greek.
Are there any historical sites close to Dolphin Shores?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Cape St George Lighthouse (5.9 km).