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The Observatory Holiday Apartments

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30-36 Camperdown Street, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Newcastle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

So very glad we picked the Observatory Apartments for our trip to Coffs Harbour. A fantastic location just five minutes from a great restaurant strip. Starting with the Pier Hotel through to some of the best variety of options for great food. Walk to the jetty or beach easily as well. What really impressed us was the warm welcome and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our overnight stay at the Observatory was great. It was well priced, clean and tidy, and tastefully furnished with a great view of the ocean. An additional mirror would be good though. Great location, within walking distance to some great restaurants on the Jetty.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed my one night stay at the Observatory Holiday Apartments. The one bedroom studio (with spa bath) was equipped with everything you could need - plenty of towels, a comfortable bed, and a good sized TV. I really enjoyed lounging in the lovely spa bath. The views from the apartment could not be beaten. The location is also... More 

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mediabutterfly, Public Relations Manager at The Observatory Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you so much for mentioning so many of the wonderful things we have to offer our guests. You really have highlighted so many aspects. We look forward to welcoming you again. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in a 2 bedroom apartment with my husband and toddler for 4 nights. When we arrived the gentleman at the reception desk was lovely - friendly, helpful and professional. He spoke to us about the local area, facilities and suitable activities for our young family. He also gave us useful brochures and maps. The free wifi included in... More 

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mediabutterfly, Public Relations Manager at The Observatory Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

So much positive in your review, thank you so much. We put a lot of effort into our customer service and our return business shows us that we are offering a great product. We look forward to your return. Thank you. More 

Gold Coast, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

just stayed for the 2 nights. Managers were lovely, got upgraded when we wanted to change the dates last minute free of charge. 2 bedroom apartment, perfect for us and our 15mth old. Was a little dated but we weren't after anything to flash. Big king bed, overall apartment was very comfortable. Views over the harbour were great, even saw... More 

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mediabutterfly, Public Relations Manager at The Observatory Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

We thank you for staying with us recently and also for your review. It is always great to get feedback so we can continue to offer a great property with special service. More 

Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had an enjoyable stay in 2 bedroom apartment. Good size with balcony and view across harbour and marina. Kitchen has microwave and all basic requirements to store and cook food. Short walk to quality cafes, station and harbour/marina.

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mediabutterfly, Public Relations Manager at The Observatory Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Our 2 bedroom apartments are very popular and as you have mentioned they are set up to be self contained. Must mention that we have a guests laundry available for our 2 bedroom and studio apartments. The 3 bedroom apartments have a laundry within. Thank you for your review. More 

Caloundra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great value appartment, clean and tidy, great location. We only stayed a night but be a great base for longer. Really close to resturants (about 15 within a 2 minute walk), beach is about 5 minute walk

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mediabutterfly, Public Relations Manager at The Observatory Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

You must return for a longer stay and make use of all the Coffs Harbour has to offer. We appreciate your review and look forward to seeing you again. More 

Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great convenient location, close to beaches, the jetty and a wide selection of restaurants. Daniel and Emily are sure to make you feel welcome and theunits themselves are spacious, clean and quiet. I keep going back.

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mediabutterfly, Public Relations Manager at The Observatory Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

It is always a pleasure to welcome back our regular guests. Thank you for taking the time to review our property and keep an eye out for a 'return guests' offer that will be up and running before the end of the year. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in a two bedroom apartment on an upper level for a one night stopover. The upper level gave us good views over the marina and bay from the lounge and balcony. However, as there was no lift, this meant we had to carry our luggage up two flights of stairs to a third level. We selected the option... More 

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mediabutterfly, Public Relations Manager at The Observatory Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It is unfortunate that we do not have a lift however our managers are always happy to help with luggage as the views are worth it. It is whale season at the moment and many of our guests are lucky to witness these beautiful creatures while they stay with us. Thank you for mentioning our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our second year staying at this fabulous place. Friendly helpful managers, nothing is ever a problem for them. Clean and modern apartments, secure free parking and so close to the jetty precinct with great restaurants and atmosphere. Booked directly with them for a cheaper rate than world etc.

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mediabutterfly, Public Relations Manager at The Observatory Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for mentioning that you can get a cheaper rate when you book directly with us. We also have packages at times through the year, so make sure you ask. We love our guests returning, so we hope to see you next year. More 

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