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Thou Walla Sunset Retreat

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Certificate of Excellence
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  • Average7%
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Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Pool
Kitchenette
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
Restaurant
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Fitness centre
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
4 Star Hotel
Thou Walla Sunset Retreat is located on the point at Soldiers Point. A mixture of accommodation including: furnished under canvas tents, water view villas (with spa or sunset views) and a range of cottages.
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2 Ridgeway Ave | Nsw, Soldiers Point, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2317, Australia
24 km to Williamtown Airport
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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

A lovely place to stay. Lots to see and enjoy. While I used a powered site, there were glamping sites and great cabins to stay in. Next door, Soldiers Point Marina was a pleasure to visit. Nelsons Bay and Salamander Bay are an easy drive,More

Thank Gwen M
Response from ManagerThouwalla, Manager at Thou Walla Sunset RetreatResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Gwen Thank you for taking the time to submit your review, it is much appreciated. We are very lucky to have the marina right next door and yes we are spoilt for choice on which great restaurant to visit. Lucky we are also close...More

Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

This was one of the nicest, cleanest and friendliness place we have stayed in. The reception stayed open past closing hours to make sure we got there ok, it was absolutely perfect for us a family of 4, and we are already planning our next...More

Thank Elle C
Response from ManagerThouwalla, Manager at Thou Walla Sunset RetreatResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you Elle for taking the time to submit a review. It is always a pleasure to welcome such lovely people to our park and so nice to hear you really enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you to Thou Walla Sunset Retreat...More

Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed in one of the Glamping tents with a sunset view and they really were amazing sunsets, we sat on the deck every night taking in the ambience. The tent is so wonderful it’s total luxury. It was really comfortable especially the bed and...More

Thank I885FXjanes
Response from ManagerThouwalla, Manager at Thou Walla Sunset RetreatResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to submit your review, it is really appreciated. I will definitely forward your feedback to our team regarding their customer service, they certainly do an amazing job. How good are the tents!!!! talk about "glamping". Our photos...More

Reviewed 12 May 2018

We had a god stay in one of the cabins. The proximity to beach is an advantage and the kids enjoyed the pool too. All the amenities and commodities are sufficient to make it a good stay. And the surrounding bush and wildlife are a...More

Thank joyisabout
Response from ManagerThouwalla, Manager at Thou Walla Sunset RetreatResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for submitting your review all feedback is welcome and we will be sure to follow up on the points you have noted. Our location is certainly amazing with water both sides and to see wildlife up close is such a great experience for...More

Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Gampling suggest it for everyone. It was a wee walk to tent and a great surprise for my partner and toddler grandchild dora the explor for a family emergency parrots needed moving on though staff so attending the view spectacular council needs to make beachfront...More

Thank bogansuck
Response from ManagerThouwalla, Manager at Thou Walla Sunset RetreatResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Thank you for taking the time to submit your review. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay in the Glam Tent, they are quite something. As you have pointed out the view is exceptional. We do have some wildlife in the park and...More

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Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Refrigerator in room
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US$72 - US$168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Details
Price range
US$72 - US$168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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18 December 2017|
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Response from Eric R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to hear you had such a bad time. We had a great time with our 2 children. From the accomodation, facilities to the staff, we could'nt complain at all. To give you an example, I was able to leave my partner at the... More
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Dhara T
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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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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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"Request a tent numbered 4 - 10. Tents 1 - 3 do not have a good aspect. I think tent # 10 has the most private..."
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"The Glam Tents have superb views!"
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"If people find walking difficult, they should ask for a lower level, eg the sunset or sunrise cabins. Views..."
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"The 4 sunset cabins have great views and full amenities."
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