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Waterfront Retreat at Wattle Point

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent 3 nights in the Tarra lodge for a midweek break with the kids. We wanted a relaxing family holiday and that is exactly what the retreat delivered. Our lodge had the most gorgeous view over the lake and we'd be visited by Kangaroo's, parrots, galahs, cockatoos, each morning and evening which the children loved. We took kayaks out...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great for a family getaway in a quite location with the best of both worlds, if you like the bush or beach, only 10 to 15 min from Paynesville and Bairnsdale or 45min from Lakes Entrance, manager and staff are friendly and attentive, our cabin was self contained and cosy, with a great view to the water and private jetty,...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was an Easter weekend and the Sea Bird apartment was so spacious and well appointed. It was wonderful to lie in bed and see the moon at night, and look out over the bush setting in the morning. Breakfast on the patio outside was so nice. Even though the weather was threatening in Melbourne it was great here. We...

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Thank ArtBaron
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So, arrived at location, gravel road to your lodge which means your car can get scratches. Not good. Walked into room, first thought not worth the money. Room was not clean, the posting stated air conditioning, yeah fans on the ceiling so in hot weather prepare for a hot night of zero sleep. The kitchen was a quick clean job,...

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Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Checked into this hotel expecting air conditioning but found non but just ceiling fans. Not great when the humidity is high harder to breath have gotten 6 hours sleep in two days very unhappy. Spoke to receptionist who believes they never advertised air-conditioning and its Trip advisors fault apparently. The kitchen cutlery wasnt clean properly, the coffee perculator wasnt clean...

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Thank Peter K
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful secluded property away from the hustle and bustle of busy tourists spots . They atmosphere is very quite and have a lot of natural beauty . . Water activities are available at not extra cost and since they have small apartments it's makes the whole family or group of friends to come together and enjoy Would...

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Thank Manisha R
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 14 March 2017

There's nothing much around Waterfront Retreat so it's the perfect place to get away from it all. We had a great, very spacious and well-appointed self contained cabin for two. It was clean and comfortable and had everything we needed. The 'resort' itself was well kept and the cabins were nicely spaced apart. It was a little too chilly for...

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Thank IamKP
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

One of the bet places I have ever stayed, friendly and helpful staff, I was able to hand feed friendly kangaroos right outside my lodge. Used a canoe and bikes at the retreat. A very relaxing and exciting experience. Can't wait to go back again. Highly recommended. Awesome experience

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Thank Kat W
Paynesville, Australia
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Our two bedroom unit had everything one might need, magnificent view of the Lake and jetty, Kangaroos at our door, abundant bird life and amazing Banksias for shelter and shade. The beds were extremely comfortable, the many activities all included in the package at no extra cost. The pool and spa was a great way to relax at the end...

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waterfront4, Manager at Waterfront Retreat at Wattle Point, responded to this review

We are always happy to receive such great feedback that guests have enjoyed themselves. We look forward to you returning to us again.

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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic hosts, gorgeous private location & plenty of activities on offer....fishing, kayaking, bike riding, hiking or just relax to the max! We loved the mineral spa & swimming pool! Glad we chose to spend our 10th wedding anniversary at waterfront retreat, it was just perfect!!

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waterfront4, Manager at Waterfront Retreat at Wattle Point, responded to this review

We agree Waterfront Retreat is a popular place to celebrate anniversaries. We are glad you decided to spend a special one with us. We look forward to seeing you on another special occasion.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
4.5 Star rated fully self contained Lodges nestled in a bush setting on the waterfront of lake Victoria of the Gippsland Lakes. Lodges range in size from one to four bedroom, some with spas, log fires, with beautiful water and/or bush views. Conference and wedding centre that seats up to 100 people. Ideal for weddings and conferences where the guests can stay on site. Indoor Heated Pool, Tennis Court, Outdoor Spa, Private Jetty to moor your boat, Native Wildlife aplenty and you and your friends can hand feed the kangaroos, free to use Pushbikes,Canoes and Kayaks. Escape to Naturally Magic East Gippsland and enjoy the tranquillity of our Waterfront Retreat at Wattle Point. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waterfront Retreat at Wattle Point

Address: 200 Wattle Point Rd | Wattle Point, Bairnsdale, Victoria 3875, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Gippsland > Bairnsdale
Price Range: RM514 - RM748 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Waterfront Retreat at Wattle Point 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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