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Oceanside Hawks Nest Motel

14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Can't complain about the location of Oceanside...just a short walk to fabulous beaches, plenty parking and a nice pool area. Rooms need a make-over and maintenance though. First thing I did was cut my hand on poorly placed tiny bar fridge where the handle is so close to top of cabinet you are guaranteed to scrape it on sharp wood...

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1Thank Andrew M
Sydney
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed in a 2 bedroom unit for 4 nights over the new year period. plus - - the beach is not even a 2 minute walk from the hotel and there is a great kids park across the road. - the hotel staff are really friendly and it seemed to have quite a laid back atmosphere - the pool...

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2Thank ESeddon
Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This motel is walking distance to the beach, just up the road. We have stayed here several times. Always receive a very friendly welcome. We stay in a basic room, not real big but has a balcony which is great to sit on in the arvo and have a drink and nibbles. Rooms are always clean, and can't hear too...

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2Thank 1964Shaz777
Sydney
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We booked the Oceanside for a short Christmas break between Christmas and New Years. We organised a two bedroom apartment and were pleasantly surprised. Our unit was located in the Providence unit block which is a little more worn than some of the other sections of Oceanside. The pool was awesome, very close to the beach and aircon that kept...

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1Thank bensgirlSydney
Reviewed 24 December 2016

We booked and paid online for two nights (Wednesday and Thursday) at $109 a night, expecting a pretty basic 3 star experience. When we arrived we were checked in promptly and given key to our room. Instead of the promised Queen bed, it had a King. The room was very generous in size, with semi-separate sitting area, and spa in...

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1Thank TowerBloke
Forster, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 8 December 2016

This was our 3rd stay at Oceanside, although it has been some years in between, I was a little disappointed about the state of the things like the bathroom vanity and cobwebs on the window in the bathroom. The room itself was small, but you aren't suppose to be there all the time, so it was adequate for our weekend...

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2Thank Cheryl G
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Peaceful and scenic. Very pleasant village and spectacular beach and offshore islands. Took the ferry across Port Stephens to bustling Nelson Bay for shopping and eating. Amazing tourist activity. Dolphin and whale watching.

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2Thank Colin M
Killcare, Australia
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Very average room. Very small and tired looking. Can't believe we paid $200 for this. To make it worse than it was - close to restaurant kitchen so noisy till all hours. Not much choice I suppose so they get away with it! Bathroom facilities really need updating

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6Thank Elizabeth B
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I found this place on the back of a Shop-a-docket and decided to take a short cheap break. We had a ground floor apartment which the overall layout was great however, we had a couple of little visitors from the 8 leg variety (spiders) in the shower and kitchen. The bed had a broken spring and it dug into my...

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3Thank Lyn A
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I have stayed there twice within a few years. Certainly not fancy- but not paying for fancy either. Clean enough and friendly. Bar n restaurant- quite good. Good pool and close to a great beach. Would stay again

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Oceanside Hawks Nest Motel

Address: Corner of Booner & Bennet Streets, Hawks Nest, New South Wales 2324, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Hawks Nest
Price Range: RM352 - RM722 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Oceanside Hawks Nest Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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Sydney, Australia
OceansideHN hawks nest Property representative
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HI

      You would need to catch Busways bus service which travels from

Newcastle to taree and then there is just a short walk to the Motel

The contact phone number for busways is 02 49831560 and they could give

the exact times for hawks nest .

Look forward to hearing from you .

over a year ago
Sydney, Australia
over a year ago
cooki_12 Sydney, Australia Reviewed this property
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yes Wi Fi is available free in Coffee/bar

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“We were given a ground floor unit because of my wife's heart condition, as i said nothing was a bother to them”
Steven-Dent, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Check rooms before checking in”
174shanew, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If I ever visit Hawkes Nest again, I will look for another place to say on Airbnb - anywhere else but here!”
cvlebrun, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on upper floors on Booner Street best view. Any medical problems use ground floor because there is no lift. Stairs are difficult.”
RayJ113, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Chose a 2nd floor room with balcony if available and you don't mind carrying luggage up 3 flight of stairs!”
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