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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 August 2016

This is a great place to stay for a few nights or a couple of weeks .the office staff always willing to help you with anything from eating out or tours or where to go for the day . WE stayed for there special for 3 nights over the weekend . There is a great little place on site to...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Just a quick overnight stay but staff was very welcoming at check-in. Had breakfast at Little Nel's (the resort restaurant) and it was one of the best on our two week trip down the coast. Room was spacious enough for our family of 4. We even tried the pool even though it's winter, a bit cool, but good place for...

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Casula, Australia
Reviewed 4 August 2016

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Thank deborahhX2381HZ
Sydney
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

The staff at this place should be role models for everyone in the industry. From check in to departure of our all too brief weekend stay they were fantastic. The location was fantastic - although to get the bay glimpses that we had, you also got a bit of traffic noise and the sound of patrons leaving the pub next...

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Thank MickB53
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights and it was perfect. Prime location to shops and restaurants. We had breakfast downstairs and it was great. The rooms are very tidy and clean with plenty of room. The staff are all very friendly and happy to help. Would definitely stay here again.

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Thank Stellalacey
Wollongong
Reviewed 26 July 2016

On checking in the female receptionist was very accommodating. My husband had eye surgery two days before and came here to rest and recuperate, and given a room on ground floor near vehicle. The room was large with ample storage space. Comfy beds and plush towels. A lovely area for walks.

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Thank Airynaa
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing stay here for our 8 year anniversary. We had a King Bayview room which was spacious & clean. The shower was great & the Biology products smelt amazing! It's in a great spot across for the bay with easy walk to to the Main Street & restaurants. There is also a nice cafe in the lobby....

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New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 23 July 2016

I decided to spend the night here with my wife, and added the extras packaged from their site (wine, cheese, fondue etc.) The check in was fine, but I was surprised to see that the outside of the rooms looked so old. At least the rooms weren't too bad, except for the bathroom. They tried to renovate, but missed some...

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Thank Gmac_1961
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 16 July 2016

A 3 hour drive from Sydney, Port Stephens is a great location for a quick impromptu getaway. We found The Nelson Resort on the web, lucky to get a booking (maybe being Monday) and we were thrilled - great central location (a 1 min walk to the spectacular Marina, also a shopping arcade behind the hotel), spacious, clean rooms (our...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Value for money hotel in a very central location. Walking distance from a variety of restaurants and activities. Rooms a clean and up to date. Staff are very friendly and welcoming. They were very helpful in suggesting nice places to eat and general information about the area.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Nelson is a small boutique resort in the centre of all the action that make Port Stephens great. Walk to the marina, beach, shops, cafes and cinema! Plus we have a heated pool, super cool cafe with Suspension coffee, plus free tennis and sauna! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Nelson Resort

Address: 3 Government Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia (Formerly Nelson Lodge Motel)
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Port Stephens > Nelson Bay
Price Range: RM508 - RM798 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Nelson Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 36
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The Nelson Resort Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, Australia
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Nelson Bay
#2 Romantic Hotel in Nelson Bay
#3 Family Hotel in Nelson Bay
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