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Waves Byron Bay

TravelocityUSD 152*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The hotel was very comfortable. The best thing though - is the location. Very convenient to the beach and the main shopping area. Nice and quiet. Coffee and muffins provided in the hotel lobby each morning too - was a nice added bonus.

Thank Jennifer L
Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

What a disappointment. We paid extra money for a Stateroom expecting a quiet 3 day stay. Unfortunately, our room was next to a very busy roundabout. The trucks, cars and motorbikes are constant, starting at 5.00am till late. We asked to be moved but were told know other rooms were available. Being a non smoker it was annoying to have...

1Thank _rodandren
Waves R, Guest Relations Manager at Waves Byron Bay, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. Unfortunately, the garbage truck pick-ups in the back laneway are outside our control, but we will lodge a complaint on your behalf. It was a busy period for us and for this reason, we could not re-locate you. We agree having smokers on the outside common area would have been...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Close to all Byron Bay has to offer, Short walk to either the beach or centre of Byron Bay. Large well appointed room plus nice common lounge area to mingle. Staff friendly and helpful. Nice surprise to be offered glass of wine on arrival and coffee/tea & muffin for breakfast.

Thank Graeme C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Waves. We shared a boutique room on the ground floor, room has an outdoor courtyard and is a great place to sit for an afternoon glass of wine. No view though from our room. The hotel offers muffins, juice and coffee in the mornings, and we were also treated to a glass of wine...

Thank youlpy
Waves R, Guest Relations Manager at Waves Byron Bay, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, it is particularly great to get some reviews through our cooler months, as this is also a great time to visit as Winter is a perfect time to enjoy Byron with plenty of sunshine to enjoy. We hope you may join us again! Regards The Team@WavesByronBay

Whistler, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a room here for a one night getaway to Byron Bay. We arrived earlier than check in time and reception was very accommodating with letting us park downstairs straight away even though the room wasn't ready yet (not the hotels fault by any means being earlier than check in time). We went to the beach and reception advised...

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Thank Aleisha K
Regents Park
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On arriving late (7:15pm) in from Sydney we got there just as the front desk was closing for the day. Unfortunately (my fault), when I booked on booking.com I had typed in two adults and a child. I received an email from booking.com that stated two guests only.... I could have edited that but I missed it, my fault totally....

Thank Rodney F
WavesResorts1, Guest Relations Manager at Waves Byron Bay, responded to this review

Hi Rodney, Thank you for your recent review. Our official reception hours are 7am to 7pm, which is actually longer than the position taken by most small boutique accommodation providers in Byron Bay. We do however have 24hr Security and Reception contact details both in the compendium and on a sign at the Reception desk for any guests requiring assistance....

Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights. After checking into our room we became aware that it hadn't been cleaned properly with excrement in the bathroom. The staff later told us they were only allowed a short time for each room and were timed. The room was rather dingy with a southern outlook and the receptionist advised that no other rooms...

1Thank GlobetrotterJSH
WavesResorts1, Guest Relations Manager at Waves Byron Bay, responded to this review

Hi Globetrotter, Thank you for submitting your review, we take all comments very seriously for assessment. Indeed, we were also aware of the oversight of the toilet being incorrectly cleaned before you arrival, which is certainly the first time it has ever happened as our housekeeping team are usually meticulous. For this oversight, we cannot apologise more than we did...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We stayed one night en route to the Gold Coast and it was a very comfortable stay. Beds were comfy and rooms were clean and spacious. It's just 5 minutes stroll to the beach and we enjoyed hanging out there in the afternoon. I also managed to catch a lovely Byron Bay sunrise! A nice touch was the light breakfast...

Thank PeishanC
Copacabana, Australia
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We have stayed here a couple of times before, this time for a week. Hotel staff were very helpful at all times , even washed an item of clothing for me! Room clean and spacious, nice toiletries, and well appointed mini bar and snacks. Coffee, orange juice and nice warm muffins available for breakfast. A very handy position close to...

Thank Sharon D
WavesResorts1, Guest Relations Manager at Waves Byron Bay, responded to this review

Thank you Sharon, for your great review, it was very much appreciated. We value all feedback, I will be sure to pass on your compliments to our wonderful staff. Regards The Team@WavesByronBay

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 8 March 2017

My husband and I stayed here in December for the weekend to celebrate our 10th wedding anniversary. This was the 2nd time we've stayed here. Waves Byron Bay is perfectly situated and within walking distance to the main beach (2 minute walk), shops, cafes, restaurants. Room is generously sized with a Queen bed, couch, desk and a gorgeous bathroom. The...

Thank Kerry J
WavesResorts1, Guest Relations Manager at Waves Byron Bay, responded to this review

Hi Kerry, Thank you for your recent review which we loved receiving. Our location and proximity to all that Byron offers is greatly appreciated by all our guests. Our rooms including the large bathroom will be undergoing a re-furbishment later this year. We look forward to welcoming you back again, when you will be able to enjoy the up-grade. Regards...

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Waves Byron Bay is a 20 room Stylish Boutique Hotel located in the heart of Byron Bay on the Beach. Guests enjoy a high standard of amenities. All rooms include Air-Conditioning, King Size Bath and separate Shower,STD/ISD phones,Plasma TV's, Austar, DVD Player, Stereo System, Clock Radio, Wireless Internet, Electronic Room Safes, Ironing Board and Iron, Mini Bar and Tea and Coffee making facilities. Secure undercover basement parking. Room rates include a complimentary 'light start to the day' of locally sourced muffins along with coffee, tea, orange juice and fruit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waves Byron Bay

Address: 35 Lawson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Byron Shire > Byron Bay
Price Range: $177 - $360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Waves Byron Bay 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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#4 Family Hotel in Byron Bay
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Byron Bay
#6 Luxury Hotel in Byron Bay
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“Ask for a room away from the main road. There is a backpackers on the opposite side of the road.”
kerryj60, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“studio was perfect for a couple”
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“Maybe go for a room on the second or third floor. We booked late, so got what was left, and maybe the others could be better.”
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“My guess is all rooms are great”
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“Make sure there are towels and soap in the bathroom”
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