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Mantra The Observatory

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40 William St, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444 Australia See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

Highly recommend this hotel, cleanliness, location, across the road from town beach,rooms all have ocean views . eateries downstairs, and Port City bowls club is walking distance just around the corner.

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Reviewed 16 June 2018

Everything about the Mantra is 10/10. Great place to stay, comfy bed, clean rooms and bathroom, view A1, staff pleasant, heated pool, sauna, lovely short walk to town along water, balcony. Will be on the look out for another deal to return. Thx

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Response from Tracey B, General Manager at Mantra The ObservatoryResponded 19 June 2018

What a great review! We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay and the ocean views! I will pas on your kinds words to the rest of the team. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a great stay at the Observatory. Our initial booking had an error (wrong day), but the staff at the hotel managed to organise a different suite (2 Bedroom Ocean View Apartment) which worked better for us than the booked rooms.The in room facilities...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very comfortable bed and pillows. Complete kitchen amenities, needed fresh paint to freshen the rooms. Reception was very good and accommodating. Easy parking and very close to the town centre. Nice verandah with the ocean view

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Response from Tracey B, General Manager at Mantra The ObservatoryResponded yesterday

Thank you for your lovely review. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. I will pass on your kind words to the rest of the team. We do hope to welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed 4 days ago

good quality room. comfortable bed. We have stayed with you before so we knew it was what we needed for a good nights sleep...however it was a little noisy this time as I think there was some sort of celebration going on in the apartment...More

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Response from Tracey B, General Manager at Mantra The ObservatoryResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your return stay. We do hope that you will choose to stay with us again soon.

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Description
Mantra The Observatory offers seaside accommodation in the heart of Port Macquarie. Located directly across from the beach, this contemporary hotel boasts spectacular views over the ocean, river and More hinterland, and provides close proximity to many of the areas natural attractions. Secure onsite car parking with an electric car charging station is complimentary for all guests along with free in-room wireless Internet access. Accommodation is modern and spacious with the choice of the Hotel Room, One, Two or Three Bedroom Apartment, and the Three Bedroom Penthouse. Apartments boast private balconies, air-conditioning, fully equipped kitchen and laundry facilities, and large TVs with Foxtel channels. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Sauna
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
,
Top resorts Hotels
,
Business
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
,
Top resorts Hotels
,
Business
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
81
Price range
USD 124 - USD 250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
The Observatory
Also Known As
The Observatory Hotel Port Macquarie
,
Observatory Hotel Port Macquarie
,
Observatory Resort Port Macquarie
,
Mantra The Observatory Port Macquarie
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Port Macquarie
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
,
Top resorts Hotels
,
Business
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
81
Price range
USD 124 - USD 250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
The Observatory
Also Known As
The Observatory Hotel Port Macquarie
,
Observatory Hotel Port Macquarie
,
Observatory Resort Port Macquarie
,
Mantra The Observatory Port Macquarie
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Port Macquarie
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Traveller (375)
Room & Suite (213)
Pool & Beach (22)
Dining (9)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Questions & Answers
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noellestone
8 August 2018|
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Response from Tracey B | Property representative |
Unfortunately we are not pet friendly.
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Katjfeth
14 March 2018|
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Response from mareaj2014 | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t notice any undercover parking spots that would accommodate a car and boat.
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Delwyn R
25 December 2016|
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Response from Frank L | Reviewed this property |
No they provide
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Room Tips
"Get an ocean room apartment - not hotel room - and at least level 3 upwards."
Koala-Linz
5 days ago
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"Get a beach view room"
NickLed135
6 days ago
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"Beach views which were the highlight."
Y8865JQdenises
12 Sep. 2018
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"The higher the better views."
gchallinor
4 Sep. 2018
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