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South Coast Retreat

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cabin was perfect, right next to the water on a quiet street. Two fish and chip shops walking distance away. Friendly staff and free bike hire, DVD rental and coffee machine in reception. Will stay here again.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in the "Luxury Safari Tent" with a friend for 6 nights as a getaway holiday from the hustle and bustle of our everyday lives. Staff, especially Simon, was welcoming and offered plenty of helpful advice on what amenities and activities are available in the area. The retreat is conveniently located near the waters, cafes/restaurants, and only a short drive...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If ever you have turned down a potential night's stay because you didn't want to sleep in a caravan park cabin; perhaps a night here would change your mind forever. Situated at the hub of an idyllic part of the world with at least one first class restaurant nearby and a choice of terrific takeaway and café options, this establishment...

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Thank Glenn B
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Our cabin was perfect...beautiful white sheets and towels....we even had a fly come in....hate them...and under the sink was fly spray...!!!...everything was there ..cant wait to go back again....Our little dog loved his walks over the road..loved our .waterfront cabin..we met with our dear friends at the barbeque area and had many a chat and happy hours..just amazing..thank you all...

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Thank janice m
Liz M, Owner at South Coast Retreat, responded to this review

Dear janice m, Thank you so much for penning this detailed review. It's great that your cabin was perfect for you .... even if a dastardly fly did visit temporarily!! The BBQ area is a great place to hang out with friends and family and we are currently making it even nicer. Next time try using the fire pit outside...

Cootamundra, Australia
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We had a cabin over looking the water,coming from the Riverina, that was relaxing in itself. It was great for the dog and the cabin was clean and had everything we needed. We shall definitely return......... probably within the 12 month period and take advantage of the great 10% off offer!!

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Liz M, Owner at South Coast Retreat, responded to this review

Dear _k_greg_bruce, It's great to hear that you and your dog enjoyed your time by the seashore. See you soon!! Liz

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We had a one bed cabin looking over the water. Very modern bathroom and kitchenette and beautifully clean. The enclosed balcony was great for our dog. We were on our way down the coast for a birthday celebration so was the perfect location to have a break on the drive down from Sydney. We would thoroughly recommend south coast retreat....

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Thank Marion B
Liz M, Owner at South Coast Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Marion B, Thank you very much for recommending South Coast Retreat. We are glad to hear that you liked the one bedroom cabin - funnily enough when Simon designed it everyone said we were crazy and that we should be making it with 2 bedrooms to maximise profit etc etc etc. Luckily we stuck to our gut feel as...

Reviewed 6 March 2017

Great sized space. Was very quiet and no screaming kids anywhere. Great relaxing time away. House was clean and presentable. Staff were helpful and pet friendly was a real bonus. A great escape for anyone!

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Thank Scott M
Liz M, Owner at South Coast Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Scott M, Thank you for your review of our one bedroom cabin. We are glad that you found the space great, clean and presentable, and our staff helpful. All the very best, Liz

Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

We had two tents next to each other for a family weekend break from Sydney. Sadly the weather was somewhat disappointing but the tents certainly were not. They were extremely well appointed with quality linen on very comfortable beds. One tent was provided with a camp bed for our granddaughter which again was very comfortable. Excellent bathrooms though a few...

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Liz M, Owner at South Coast Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Ragehcat, Thank you so much for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. It's great to hear that the you liked our luxury safari tents so much and appreciated the quality linen and comfy beds. We will put extra hooks in the bathrooms - but for readers of this review - if your towels are damp just come...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 March 2017

South Coast Retreat has become our home away from home. There is really nothing to fault about this holiday retreat. Our only fear is that if we make this review too glowing it will encourage others to experience the friendly welcome we receive and the place may be full when next we want to book. If you are looking for...

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Liz M, Owner at South Coast Retreat, responded to this review

Dear RobnCec, Thank you so much for choosing our place as your home away from home - it is always lovely to welcome you back! Thank you also for your very kind and gracious review - we will always do our best to find you the best accommodation no matter how full we are!! Keep well, Liz

Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The cabins are lovely, well equipped and spotless with fantastic views. A beautiful spot for a break or an overnight stay with very welcoming owners. Highly recommended for families, couples or individuals with something to suit everyone.

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Liz M, Owner at South Coast Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Karen S, We are really glad that chose to stay with us while in Nowra for business and that you enjoyed your stay. Many thanks for your recommendation. All the best, Liz

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
GreenLeadersPlatinum level
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
South Coast Retreat encompasses Waterfront Cabins and Luxury Safari Tents, Boat & Kayak Hire, and South Coast Tours. Our goal is to deliver exceptionally high quality services at a value conscious price. We are a member of Eco-Tourism Australia and have been awarded Certificates of Excellence by TripAdvisor as well as a Platinum Award for implementing eco-friendly initiatives at the highest level. Each year we improve the quality and range of accommodation and we introduce new offerings to help make your time on the South Coast even more enjoyable. Most importantly we care about you and will do our very best to help you have a great time with us whilst exploring the South Coast. We offer walk on walk off Boat and Kayak Hire, free bike use, free DVD loan and complimentary farm fresh eggs and vege’s (subject to availability) from home. We also offer tours so everyone can access the best the South Coast has to offer. By growing South Coast Retreat responsibly we aim to enhance the environmental, economic and social opportunities available. We now call the South Coast home and truly love being able to offer fabulous holiday accommodation, tours, activities and advice to help you have a great retreat. ... more   less 

Additional Information about South Coast Retreat

Address: 119a Greenwell Point Rd, Greenwell Point, Shoalhaven, New South Wales 2540, Australia (Formerly Angler's Rest)
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Shoalhaven > Greenwell Point
Price Range: RM513 - RM922 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — South Coast Retreat 3.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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“We had great views over the sea and jetty.”
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“I think all the houses would see the water. Ask the staff.”
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“best views”
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