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Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Having travelled extensively in Aust and overseas have not stayed any where like it. Upon entry to house met with extremely dirty carpet and musty smell, room just adequate with double bed with dirty bed cover and pillowcases, fortunately had a towel in car so slept on that, bathroom reasonable only because it had new vanity installed, the place was...

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Rosemary T, Owner at Lake Illawarra Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Firstly, our rooms have queen size beds. The bathroom is as was built, no renovations have been made to the bathroom. Our beds are changed as each guest leaves. The fire alarms don't have batteries in them as clients who smoke in the rooms take them out. There is a back up fire alarm called a running man and even...

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Clean and modern B & B house with privacy and ample amenities. Great rooms. The spa was highlight in the winter retreat, friendly proprietors. Even the nearby construction work did not detract from our good time.

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Shellharbour, Australia
Reviewed 4 September 2015

I stayed in the family unit and loved it large kitchen big family room and even a corner spa in the ensuite.owners were very friendly and accomadating and were very helpfull with telling me the local attractions would definetly stay again

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1Thank Sherree F
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 13 April 2015

Absolutely stunning! You would not believe it! Dust and smoky smell everywhere, smoke detector disabled, towels and linen not cleaned, incredibly bad breakfast. This place is a danger by all standards and should not be advertised anywhere. How come that in 2015 such a place can exist. There is no one inspecting places like this???

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Picton, Australia
Reviewed 23 November 2014

We decided last minute to have a night near the beach and as most places were booked out decided to try this. We made a booking on Wotif. While the room itself was reasonably neat and tidy,(however no air con. and very close to other rooms and the aged shared kitchen), the entrance was littered with rubbish, dead plants and...

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4Thank KJBr2014
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 22 November 2014 via mobile

You arrive at this grubby dirty place with garbage bags and bins as the main attraction. Located in a suburban street with no views no nothing but old ex commission homes! The front was a real shock.. Broken chairs, dead pot plants, broken lights, oil stained driveway and garbage bins that were filthy. Rubbished stashed everywhere! Building filthy! Inside was...

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3Thank Inge M
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 19 January 2014

We did a booking through wotif for this B&B never again will we trust them.The place was an absolute disgrace.The owners place which is right next to the B&B was absolutely filthy didn't event want to knock on the front door it was disgusting.Outside the B&B was a disgusting mess with a trailer full of rubbish at the entrance of...

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6Thank Burnt123
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 January 2014

This property should not be on reputable sites like Tripadvisor, Lastminute.com etc. We stayed for one night and we would not recommend it. All the previous comments from other guests are true. The women owner greeted us in much the same manner, complaining about relatives she had staying with her. The room had visible dust and cobwebs. There was a...

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5Thank Aussietraveller2014
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 17 November 2013

We stayed here for an overnight visit for a family function. It looked alright on the internet and seemed to be priced well. When we arrived the car park out front was filled with rubbish and old furniture that was being thrown out. It had been there for quite some time. We were met by a lady who constantly complained...

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4Thank harleyreggie
Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 1 October 2013

I stayed here for two nights in room no. 2 with my family. The host was unfriendly, from the first meeting. She was complaining about their problems (in having to sell one of their apartments) (why did we have to hear about their problems?) and had an unpleasant and unfriendly manner of speaking. I selected this place, as the pictures...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lake Illawarra bed and breakfast is on the south coast of new south wales, in a residental area, of a very popular holiday area. The lake is a short 5 minutes walk where fishing and prawning are most popular. The patroled surf beach is an easy 10 minutes stroll along the waters edge. There are places to eat 5 minutes walk and a great club at the end of our street. Our home has 5 bedrooms each with private. Ensuites. Room 2 is our largest room. It has a queen size bed and the ensuite has a spa bath. Room 3 has 2 single beds and shower ensuite. Rooms 4 and 5 also have their own private ensuites. There is a small kitchenette on the upper floor where the rooms are for the late night coffee. However there is a full kitchen on the lower floor, which guests are welocome to use. The loungeroom and dining rooms connect to the kitchen area and also lead out to the garden also. We do have construction of a new housing estate directly behind us, work starts at 7-30am and is finishe by 4-30pm. Mon Fri only. Situated between the mountains and the ocean, makes Lake Illawarra an ideal spot to visit. Jamberoo action water park is a 20 minute drive. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lake Illawarra Bed and Breakfast

Address: 54 Oakland Ave, Windang, New South Wales 2528, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Windang
Price Range: RM425 - RM459 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Lake Illawarra Bed and Breakfast 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“The family unit is gorgeous over looking the gardens and ponds”
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 of 5 bubbles E1042CApeterw, 13 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Don't stay here”
 of 5 bubbles KJBr2014, 22 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Never stay there .”
 of 5 bubbles Burnt123, 18 Jan 2014 | Read review
“I got a better rate than was available online at WoitIf by phoning direct.”
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