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Wanderers Retreat

7 Koala Place | One Mile Beach, Anna Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2316, Australia
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and I stayed here for a couple of nights in between Christmas and New years and we absolutely adored it. The place is so serene and peaceful, it is like staying in a rainforest. The owner is so nice and friendly, he spent a good 15 minutes with us when we checked in, just giving us a full... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and I stayed here for 2 nights to escape the Sydney rat-race. It was wonderful. We were greeted by Ian at the office and he gave us a comprehensive map and list of things to do around the area even bringing us an umbrella so we didn't have to worry about the rain. The tree house was lovely!... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We travelled up from Melbourne to spend a few summer days in Anna Bay. Wanderers Retreat was the perfect place to stay - our eco-cabin was surrounded by trees and overlooked the pool. It was shady and cool and we felt like we were secluded and private. It's only a short walk to the surf at One Mile beach (where... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for one night and had a great time. The hosts were very friendly and went out of their way to make sure we enjoyed our stay. Had a visit from a friendly possum on our porch. Short walk to one mile beach. I would definatly go again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Just returned from 7 nights with 8 family members. We booked the beach cottage which has 4 big bedrooms, all but one with verandahs. This cottage was beautiful, spacious and well kept. The retreat is only a very short walk to a very beautiful and safe beach. The retreat grounds itself are lovely and peaceful with a pool. A bit... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We have just returned from Wanderers Retreat, spending 6 nights there. We met Ian the owner who was extremely helpful in giving us tips for attractions. The lodgings were a pleasant surprise, set up in the gum trees, we were greeted nightly by possums and during the day a kookaburra visited. Short walk to the beach, we found the retreat... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014 via mobile

Nice quiet place. Hosts were very friendly & helpful. Rooms were nice. Except we stayed in an Eco Cottage which had pit toilets and we were not happy specially because there was no mention of it on the website. Overall very nice place just 10mins away from Nelson Bay

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 via mobile

Went up to beautiful port Stephens for a few days with my wife a baby daughter as a spur of the moment thing . Found wanderers online and looked nice . The owner was extremely helpful and pleasant to deal with . We stayed in one of the tree houses . Location is very nice up in the trees and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014 via mobile

We were not told about the pit toilet and there was no information on the website. We were greeted by a stinking, bug infested bathroom and a power blackout. After the owners instructed us on how to reset the power we settled to watch tv and enjoy the "platters" provided. We saw 4 chocolates, a plate of Jatz and Coon... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

We spent 3 nights in this quaint resort. The hosts were very friendly and extremely helpful. The cabin was very basic and small. Was not used to sleeping in a double bed and wouldn't have booked it if I had realised it was only a DB. The chest of drawers was so close I worried about hitting my head all... More 

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Address: 7 Koala Place | One Mile Beach, Anna Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2316, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Port Stephens > Anna Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 15
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