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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 16 December 2016

We had the opportunity to stay at Thou Walla Sunset Retreat recently for a quick break away (2 nights) after a fairly busy period; and I must say it was what we were looking for. We tried the Glamping experience which is very simple but spot on: a hard wooden floor, a tent structure on the top, a covered front...

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Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

This place is well located by Soldiers Point and only a short walk to shops and a couple of restaurants and the bowling club. The staff are friendly and helpful and the cabins spacious, comfortable, clean and well appointed. A pool, BBQ area, laundry, and a bus stop at the door. Couldn't ask for more

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Thank griz943
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Really enjoyed our stay at Thou Walla Sunset Retreat, Accommodation is very basic but everything you would need. Great spot to watch the sunset and some great restaurants in walking distance! Would definitely recommend!

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Thank natalie h
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Surprised my partner with 2 nights away in one of the glamping tents. So quiet and peaceful which is exactly what we needed. The sunset was incredible. Loved having the luxury of a king sized bed, TV, gas fire place, shower and toilet all included inside the tent. Cuddling in bed listening to the rain was so nice. Staff were...

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Thank Amy L
Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We tried the Glamtenting option at Thou Wallis. Overall it was OK. The shower was excellent. Not too sure about having an environmental toilet in the tent, but it served its purpose. The heating looked good but was hopeless It is totally inefficient, providing basically none if any heating capability at all. Not sure how it would go in winter....

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1Thank Dodger52
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Purchased Groupon voucher got an amazing deal. When we checked in the staff was very attentive and helpful in every way to ensure we had everything we needed for a great stay. We spent two nights in September which wasn't ideal as the weather was very cold and windy. However the facilities of the tent were better than expected with...

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2Thank RexStarReviews
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Booked using a Groupon voucher. Staff arranged for late check-in and were extremely attentive when asking for directions the next day. Stayed in a Glamping tent which I couldn't rate highly enough. Great experience and will definitely return later in the summer.

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Thank alisterwburn
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Thou Walla Sunset Retreat is amazing place for weekend getaway from Sydney. Only 2.5 hours drive from Sydney. Very clean, and professionally managed place. I will recommend any couple who wants nice/natural environment to stay, it will be perfect for you.

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2Thank Miran P
Mount Annan, Australia
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Myself and my partner spent two nights here in a glamping tent after buying a groupon, it was money well spent, the view was amazing over the water although two of the tents look out more onto the back of the restaurant and marina, so when you book make sure you ask for water views! The tent has a hydro...

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San Remo
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I have just returned from a visit to Thou Wall Sunset Retreat and we couldn't say enough about how great this place is! We booked using a Groupon and received a prawn and oyster platter (huge and so fresh!) and a cook your own breakfast pack (again huge!) such good value. We stayed in a water view...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A unique couples retreat 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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thou Walla Sunset Retreat

Address: 2 Ridgeway Ave | London, Soldiers Point, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2317, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Port Stephens > Soldiers Point
Price Range: $97 - $228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Thou Walla Sunset Retreat 4*
Number of rooms: 44
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“Pick to stay in a glamping tent , not a cabin”
 of 5 bubbles 267hillarys, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Try the Glamping, and the shower!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles Dickie2019, 16 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing the sunset as it's part of the overall experience.”
 of 5 bubbles lemondemexico, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try and get tents 4 to 10 they have a good sunset view”
 of 5 bubbles Dodger52, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Glamping tents, amazing facilities, and amazing view”
 of 5 bubbles alisterwburn, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
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