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The Retreat Port Stephens

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4302 Nelson Bay Rd, Anna Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2316 Australia See on map
Free Internet
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our group of 20 paid over $3000 to stay in The Lodge for 3 nights. Every door in the place creaks. I was unable to sleep for 3 nights due to the noise the bunk beds made every time someone moved a toe... the 2nd...More

Thank Jane C
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Reviewed 27 July 2018

We stayed during the 2017 summer with two families for two nights. Lovely , memorable experience! The Ranch was well maintained, and was self sufficient for two families. Best place for kids and families. It had a private bbq. It had swimming pool and kids...More

Thank Subhalakshmi N
Response from TheRetreatPS, Manager at The Retreat Port StephensResponded 5 August 2018

So pleased you all had a great time and yes our location backing onto the dunes is amazing and a great place for kids to run and explore. Look forward to seeing you all again in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The lady in reception is beautiful! Unfortunately her husband Greg is not nice! He is following our kids around and telling them not to do anything! He seems to be right there every time they make noise. We have paid $3250 for the long weekend...More

Thank Bec H
Response from TheRetreatPS, Owner at The Retreat Port StephensResponded 1 week ago

Our onsite Managers are a wonderful couple who are there is ensure the property is run smoothly and all guests are comfortable. We have 1 set of rules for everyone and these are for the comfort and safety of all our guests as well as...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cafe next door was good for a meal and walking distance which was good after needing days rest (& was good to buy a gift or 2)... basics included in rooms, bring milk for coffee & tea if you need. Restful & peaceful, only heard...More

Thank Deirdre A
Response from TheRetreatPS, Manager at The Retreat Port StephensResponded 3 weeks ago

Great to hear you had a lovely stay. The cafe next door is excellent to visit for Breakfast and lunch. They have a beautiful gift shop as well to be able to get some unique gifts. We do have some wildlife which frequently visits which...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018

Very clean and tidy.A very old resort but in good condition. Needs to have the TV repositioned or an additional television added to the main bedroom.Very cold in Winter, but that is not the resorts fault.More

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Response from TheRetreatPS, Manager at The Retreat Port StephensResponded 5 weeks ago

We are pleased you enjoyed your stay. Although we have been in business for many years we are continually making improvements to the accommodation and facilities. Unfortunately we can not control the seasons otherwise we would make it Spring 12 months of the year. Our...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Self-Serve Laundry
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Outdoor pool
Price range
US$89 - US$374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$89 - US$374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Traveller (32)
Room & Suite (16)
Pool & Beach (4)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (7)
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"was only 1 couple, would not have liked to share with family, was good for just us.."
4 weeks ago
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"Fix the tv situation"
2 Sep 2018
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"The Ranch for family groups."
27 Aug 2018
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"Caters for all travelling groups, big and small"
2 Jul 2018
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