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Smugglers Cove Holiday Village

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Cessnock, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been going to smugglers for many years now. Facilities keep getting better and better and still cheaper than many big brand caravan parks. Good activities to keep the kids entertained during school holidays. Murray and Sharon the caretakers are very helpful. Good location on the lake but more suitable for kayaking and fishing not swimming. Arm bands are a...

Thank Nicshaun
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We have just spent a week here in a cabin with our two toddlers and it was fantastic. We can't fault it. Staff friendly and helpful. We had a couple of things things that needed fixing in our cabin and they were fixed within an hour. The pools and playgrounds are great for small children. The have tractor rides for...

Thank MissV282
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We booked this place and we were told we were not going to get charged until we got there. Due to our child being ill we had to cancel the trip so we called in again to cancel and straight away they took the money FULL AMOUNT out of our card . We called the trading standards authority and reported....

3Thank mrMarioJuana
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Great for kids, the pool is fantastic. Not super friendly toward visitors. Apparently the kids must wear some kind of security band at all times. I'd imagine Naru is similar minus the pool and comfortable cabins. I appreciate running a place like this would have its difficulties but I'm not sure that should be reflected in their customer service level.

1Thank Stuart F
Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We rented 2 cabins for along weekend. The park had some new facilities including play area and water slide. Large child friendly pool a great facility. Cabins were well appointed if a little dated. Sofa in poor repair. However effective a.c., good tv and plenty of hot water to shower etc. Restaurant on site surprisingly good with large screen movie...

Thank John M
Hoppers Crossing, Australia
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Great service , great accomodation , great pools and excellent location . Loved our stay . We stayed for two nights and wished we could stay longer . It was the perfect place for us two middle people to relax but it would've been just as good if we have had our grandchildren in tow .

Thank rob180711
Rouse Hill, Australia
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We spent a month over Christmas at the park and had a great time. Plenty of activities for the kids and Murray's famous tractor train ride pleases every time. A massive fireworks display for new year. Even with the large holiday demand cleaning is kept up with and staff try very hard to keep everyone enjoying themselves. A really good...

Thank brian n
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

It's on the expensive side, but what a great set up! We camped for 2 nights and were impressed with the pool. There's 3 pools all up. And a water slide. The kids loved it. Lots of friendly guests. Plenty of trees to give shade in the camp ground. The grass is well maintained and soft. Ready to pitch a...

Thank shazzam123
Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 22 December 2016

I stayed here with my 13 year old daughter at the end of November. It's an annual trip we take with a group of friends. I always find the place is clean and the staff are friendly. It's close to shops and other facilities, although the beach is about a 2km walk/drive. All flat though! Haha We always come away...

Thank Michelle T
Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

This was our first time at Smugglers Cove and we spent the entire car trip home talking about when we can go back. I could not fault the customer service we received from start to finish and all I can say for the people who have complained about the service here is that they must be very difficult to please....

Thank Catherine M

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our nautical themed holiday park is ideal for a relaxed family holiday. It's set on 20 acres of sub-tropical gardens beside scenic Pipers Bay in the heart of Forster on the NSW Mid North Coast. new playground OUR GREAT NEW PLAYGROUND The park offers holiday makers clean modern amenities, a choice of self-contained accommodation styles and campsites, two fabulous swimming pool complexes, an internet booth, Peglegs Function Centre and restaurant (open during Christmas, Easter and Sept/Oct school holidays), barbecues, playgrounds and many recreational facilities. Golden surf beaches and extensive waterways are within 5kms and the towns of Forster and Tuncurry with their shops, clubs, pubs, restaurants and cinema are only a short drive away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Smugglers Cove Holiday Village

Address: 45 The Lakes Way, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Forster
Price Range: RM385 - RM547 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Smugglers Cove Holiday Village 2*
Number of rooms: 49
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“Check the park map and the cabin plans”
MichelleT159, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Can be noisy near to adjoining camp site or workers shed.”
B4362CNjohnm, 8 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Camping sites rown the back have terrific views”
nomads37, 27 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Try to stay near the pool, or in one of the newer units.”
607kerenw, 12 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Do you research regarding bring your pet and room size for amount of people staying.”
812jenniferm, 27 May 2014 | Read review
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