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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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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good27%
    • Average7%
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    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
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    Beachfront
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 69 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We spent 3 nights here in July. The cabin was a Sunset view cabin and didn't let us down. We had plenty of room, and were warm and snug with the heater provided by the resort. This well renovated and maintained resort provides great value...More

    Thank Sparklegirljo
    Response from ManagerTWSR, Manager at Thou Walla Sunset RetreatResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you Jo for taking the time to write a review. The sunsets are certainly amazing, the photos do not do it justice. We thank you for your recommendations to your friends, I feel this is always the best form of advertising, much appreciated. We...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    we were three families that stayed in their waterview spa villas. Jen was very warm and welcoming and gave us good tips about surrounding areas (Jen if you are reading this, we did see one whale at Barry Park at Fingal Bay). The spa villas...More

    Thank Tofugirl123
    Response from ManagerTWSR, Manager at Thou Walla Sunset RetreatResponded 1 week ago

    What a lovely review, thank you for taking the time to put fingers to keyboard :) I am very happy you saw a Whale (whew), there are so many up here at the moment and people are always mentioning new viewing spots around the Bay....More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Great place to stay, cosy and laid back. Perfect for a get away. Great reception and very receptive staff. Swimming pool, tennis court just off site by a park for the kids. Supurb restaurant for breakfast, lunch or dinner no more than ten minute walk...More

    Thank Eric R
    Response from ManagerTWSR, Manager at Thou Walla Sunset RetreatResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Eric Thank you for taking the time to submit a review. It was lovely to have yourself and your family stay with us here at Thou Walla Sunset Retreat. We also think that our Park and location is amazing and I am so glad...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The kids and I stayed here for two nights. Despite being the middle of winter the beautiful glamping tent complete with fireplace were snug and cosy. The showers in the tent are hot with great water pressure (and complete with their own lights and music-...More

    Thank Charlotte J
    Response from ManagerTWSR, Manager at Thou Walla Sunset RetreatResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to write your review. It was a great to have you stay with us at Thou Walla and it would be a pleasure to welcome you back to the park to enjoy, hopefully a warmer sunset viewing. Kind Regards...More

    Reviewed 11 May 2017

    I stay the sunset cabins for a girlfriends wedding... there was four people in one cabin and the amount of room we had was brilliant. The cabin had a bathroom off each sleeping area so there was no waiting handy for 4 girls and the...More

    Thank Brodie P
    Response from ManagerTWSR, Park Co-Ordinator at Thou Walla Sunset RetreatResponded 13 May 2017

    Hi Brodie Thank you for taking the time to write your review, it was so lovely to have you all in the park for the wedding. You all looked so beautiful as you passed reception. We look forward to welcoming you back to Thou Walla...More

    Ingenia Holidays Soldiers Point
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 70 - USD 171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 44
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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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