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Bundaberg, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 3 nights here in February. This was the same time as the other reviewers had bikes and property stolen. We had 2 superior studio access cabins side by side. We found our screen had been removed from the window but nothing was stolen. Our cabins we located near the main office so perhaps that was a deterrent. There...

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DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - Adelaide Beachfront, responded to this review

We're happy to hear you had a pleasant experience in our accommodation and you would stay with us again! Thank you for taking the time to share your review, Amanda.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night, our cabin was broken into and items stolen. The Cabins window screen was slashed and the window itself did not have a lock. but apparently this is not their problem. security at the park is lacking and took over 1 week to hear back from Discovery Parks HR after calling 5 or more times. i...

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DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - Adelaide Beachfront, responded to this review

Hi Steev As discussed, we are sorry to hear of your unfortunate experience that occurred in our park. Our properties undergo security audits on a regular basis and upgrades to our systems are an ongoing function of the business. Unfortunately, the newly installed camera equipment at this particular property was unable to capture footage of this incident, which we will...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here on the 24th of feb for one night and had $5,000 worth of items stolen from mine and my partners cabin while out for dinner! The cabin had no locks on the Windows or anywhere for us to put our valuables while out, absolutely disgusted with how HR treated us kept dodging our calls and wouldn't call us...

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DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - Adelaide Beachfront, responded to this review

Hi Katherine, As discussed, we are sorry to hear of your unfortunate experience that occurred in our park. Our properties undergo security audits on a regular basis and upgrades to our systems are an ongoing function of the business. Unfortunately, the newly installed camera equipment at this particular property was unable to capture footage of this incident, which we will...

Adelaide
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our cabin was excellent value, very clean & modern decor, everything we needed was included (kitchen utensils, linen, broom etc). Staff were helpful and the camp kitchen was perfect. We would recommend staying here, you're close to the beach and have Semaphore to explore with its many eateries and shops along the main road.

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DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - Adelaide Beachfront, responded to this review

It's lovely to hear you enjoyed the overall experience in the cabin, our location with beach access, and our customer service! Thank you for taking the time to share your review and recommending us.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had two bikes stolen from here Friday night even though they were locked up with security chain. Bolt cutters used and just back from managers office for the fifth time since it happened two days ago and they still gave r reviewed security footage- not happy and won't stay again

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DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - Adelaide Beachfront, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your feedback. While unfortunately there wasn't anything picked up on security footage, our team is currently working on improving security of the park and are ensuring all guests are made aware to keep their belongings secure. While we understand this is not a consolation for your experience, we invite you to contact us directly at customerfeedback@discoveryparks.com.au.

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in one of the new superior cabins, expensive for a caravan park ($160 a night) but well worth the money. Beds comfy, well equipped and the shower is massive with really good pressure Staff was friendly and the park was clean

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DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - Adelaide Beachfront, responded to this review

We're pleased to hear our cabins were well worth it, Vicky! Thank you for sharing your feedback on our superior cabins and customer service.

Barmera, Australia
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We loved our 3 night stay in a superior studio cabin. It was clean and comfortable. The king size bed was the most comfortable bed I have ever slept in. Everything about this park was spot on. Will recommend to others and be back again and again

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DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - Adelaide Beachfront, responded to this review

We're glad to hear that our cabin was up to standard and the bed was the most comfortable you have ever slept in! Thank you for this wonderful review.

Brisbane Region, Australia
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Stayed in 2 bedroom Cabin over School Holidays in Jan 17, very old and tired looking. Charged top dollar for this tyre of accommodation! It wasn't fully stocked with a wide range of kitchen items as you expect for the price and what you definitely get in Unit or other cabins we've stayed in other parts of Aus. We stayed...

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DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - Adelaide Beachfront, responded to this review

We're sorry to hear you were disappointed with the cabin and cleaning service at our park, but glad you enjoyed our location. Should you wish to discuss your comments further, please feel free to contact us at customerfeedback@discoveryparks.com.au. Thank you for the review, Rhonda.

Broken Hill, Australia
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Great accommodation, loads of places for the kids to ride bikes and scooter around. The beach is right behind you with easy access. I really enjoyed my stay :) It reminded me of caravan parks when I was younger with no fancy reception, or pool area. What they have was enough, kids should be out creating fun not having it...

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DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - Adelaide Beachfront, responded to this review

We love to hear that our park made you nostalgic for times had when you were a kid! Thank you for sharing your review and we're happy to hear the whole family enjoyed the stay.

Traralgon, Australia
Reviewed 1 February 2017

First time in our caravan and was very pleased with the size of the site, staff were lovely very helpful. The park was very clean and I loved the location, walked through to the beach and along the path to Semaphore. We would come back to that park again :)

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DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - Adelaide Beachfront, responded to this review

It's lovely to hear that you would return! Thank you for your review.

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You've barely left the city but it feels like another world when you arrive at Discovery Parks - Adelaide Beachfront, a historic seaside resort. Your family will be sampling local fish and chips, building sand castles, casting a line off the jetty or exploring the beautifully preserved seafront in no time.Situated between bustling Port Adelaide and Semaphore, the area boasts a melting pot of cosmopolitan meets old-world, with maritime, railway and aviation museums, as well as contemporary cafes and funky boutiques. AAMI Stadium less than 10 minutes away.The caravan park is a beautiful destination with direct waterfront access. If you're looking for all the comforts of home, we have a range of self-contained three and four star cabins and villas (sleeping six), complete with reverse cycle air conditioning, colour TV and full kitchen amenities. Looking for a romantic getaway? Look no further with our three star spa cabins equipped with luxurious spa bath and separate queen bed accommodation. Powered and unpowered camp and caravan sites are also on offer.Once you're settled in, it's time to explore the best of SA. Pay a visit to Giant Pandas at Adelaide Zoo, venture further afield for whale watching at Victor Harbor or head to the hills to historic Hahndorf. Whatever your day trip, Discovery Parks - Adelaide Beachfront is the perfect base to explore. ... more   less 

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Address: Adelaide Tourist Park 349 Military Rd, Semaphore, South Australia 5019, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Greater Adelaide > Semaphore
Price Range: RM244 - RM704 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Discovery Parks - Adelaide Beachfront 4*
Number of rooms: 48
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