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Amarna Resort

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

In Egyptian art, the Amarna style was radically new and different from anything that came before – or after – and this property stands unique in Port Stephens. A few faintly pharoahonic design flourishes around the place answer to the name but leaving aside the affiliation from antiquity, this is a modern, attractive and very well-appointed boutique holiday resort occupying...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This resort is to die for!!!! Luxurious, comfortable, friendly, great views!! The staff were amazing, so friendly and welcoming. Can not fault this place. We will defiantly be back. It may seem pricey but it is well worth the money.

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australia
Reviewed 17 March 2017

After a hard couple of months at work my partner and I decided to treat ourselves and our 6mo and 3yo to 3 nights of relaxation up at the bay. Tracey and Wayne greeted us on arrival and showed us around our apartment, which was incredibly spacious and well equipped. We stayed in apartment 201. It has its own private...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 5 nights and can not fault it. Fabulous very well equipped, comfortable apartment over looking a beautiful beach. Wayne and Tracy and the whole team are lovely and nothing is too much trouble for them. Great restaurants, supermarkets etc very close and the best place to relax and unwind. The daily servicing is excellent and we will...

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Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Brilliant place to stay views from the apartments are breathtaking. The apartment was modern very clean, with all the conveniences you would expect from a place like the Armana A great place to get away from the rat race and chill out without having loud noisy neighbours. I would recommend the Armana resort to any couple who want luxury and...

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Sirmione
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We were looking for a comfortable quite place to stay for a few days. The Armana provided this. The quality of the building, its fittings and facilities are all of exceptionally high quality. This is matched by the attention to cleaning and the courtesy of the managers.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

This is the second time that we have stayed at the Amarna Resort and we have loved it both times. This time we flew into Newcastle, picked up a hire car and 30 minutes later we arrived. Easy. The room is very comfortable and we just step outside our door and there's the beautiful pool. Down a few steps and...

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 2 January 2017

A family stay last school holidays. Views and apartment was outstanding . What lets this resort down is the feeling that your constantly being watched. We had friends visit , not to stay or use the facilities but a drink in out unit. They were greeted with hostility and asked to vacate the property. The owner then let herself into...

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Nelson Bay, Australia
Reviewed 29 December 2016

What happens in the first few minutes often sets the tone for the whole stay. This was certainly our experience. We arrived well before the check in time, after a good run to Nelson Bay. Unfortunately, we could have access because the suite was still being cleaned after the last guests - we found out later that the cleaning is...

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Auburn, Australia
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Apartment is 5 star Amenities are 5 star Location is 5 star but where Amarna falls down is its stiff management. Noise not permitted. High surveillance. It should be listed as an old folks home. My granny would love it. Recommend for over 70's or boring farts.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on a secluded beach, the 5 Star Guest Only Amarna Resort offers an oasis for guests searching for a sense of calm in a busy world. Located 2.5 hours north of Sydney and 20 minutes from Newcastle Airport this exclusive guest only luxury beach resort is suitable for couples seeking a memorable experience. Our one bedroom contemporary apartments, accommodating a maximum of two guests [1 king bed], all have panoramic water views and direct access to a secluded beach. Our unique beachfront location boasts a 25m outdoor heated pool and spa, cool sea breezes, breathtaking sunsets plus the opportunity to spot dolphins all within a 10 minute waterfront walk to the township of Nelson Bay. Amarna Resort provides complimentary wi-fi, continental breakfast platter for first morning, kayaks, paddle boards and allocated off street parking. Serviced daily each designer residential style apartment includes Miele appliances in our modern kitchens and laundries, quality linen, bathrobes, beach towels, L'Occitane toiletries, ducted air conditioning and underfloor heating. Concierge is available to organize in room massages, restaurant reservations etc. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Amarna Resort

Address: 16 Christmas Bush Ave, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Port Stephens > Nelson Bay
Price Range: RM1,137 - RM2,643 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Amarna Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 11
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Also Known As:
Amarna Hotel Nelson Bay
Amarna Resort Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, Australia
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Apartment 201 for direct access to your own pool and spa.”
brettbec, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Book second floor apartments the view is brilliant”
  • View from apartment balcony
  • Sunset
bejewelled18, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The ground floor rooms are more convenient for the pool but the higher levels affort better views of the water.”
  • Typical of the level of detail.
DFP_13, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had 101 a one bedroom apt and loved it - there is a lift from carpark to room floors”
robchristinet, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 203 for couples, first level, it's private with fabulous water views”
EllaJane1631, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
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