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    Thou Walla Sunset Retreat

    2 Ridgeway Ave | NSW, Soldiers Point, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2317, Australia
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    Reviewed 29 March 2017

    They changed our Villa at no extra cost as we didnt like the fabric lounge because my wife is asthmatic. Everything a family need to have a great holiday was there. My 5 year old daughter just loved the stay and mainly the pool.More

    Thank Chaity S
    Response from ManagerTWSR, Manager at Thou Walla Sunset RetreatResponded 31 March 2017

    Thank you for your review and I am so glad you had an amazing stay with us here at Thou Walla Sunset Retreat. We look forward to welcoming you back to our park in the near future and when you visit us again please request...More

    Reviewed 15 February 2017

    Four couples all good friends; had the satisfaction of staying at Thou Walla. Each set of couples shared two bedroom cabin accomodation. The layout was two double bedrooms, 1 bathroom with toilet and a separate toilet. Good size dining/ kitchen and lounge room. The verandah...More

    Thank Michele B
    Reviewed 3 February 2017

    Our first glamping experience and we loved it! We stayed over Christmas but did not find the resort at all busy but even if it was busy the tents are really well spaced out so are quite private. Most have great views of the beautiful...More

    1  Thank Kirsty A
    Reviewed 29 January 2017

    The pictures online looked amazing, so we booked a cabin for Australia Day long weekend. I made the booking for 2 adults and 1 child, however the cabin we got should really have only been for 2 people, despite it being advertised as a 4...More

    Thank Ash R
    Reviewed 23 January 2017

    Nothing could prepare us for the luxury of the glamping tent. Not only was there electricty, a huge king bed, the on suite bathroom comes with a shower that has an in built sound system!!! The view from the verander, furnished with a table and...More

    1  Thank Hillary S
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • US$66 - US$181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 44
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    • Port Stephens >
    • Soldiers Point
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    Dhara T
    8 September 2016|
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    Response from Donna D | Reviewed this property |
    Hi. This is adults only accommodation. Leave tbe kids at home , sit back and relax.
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    La-di-da-01
    31 May 2016|
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    Response from JulieGornall | Reviewed this property |
    Hi All the glamping tents look over the water. Each tent has a fire and is quite warm but in July you might not get the weather to sit out on the balcony and watch the sunset!
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    "waterview spa villas have great views"
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    "All rooms on site were situated perfectly for a quiet and tranquil stay."
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    "Get a cabin with a deck to enjoy a glass of red at sunset"
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    "Ask for tent no. 10 - it has the best view and is the most private!"
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