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Dolphin Sands Holiday Villas

16 Prince Street, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spacious 4 birth cabins excellent value at $99 per night. Close shops one block from beach. Host Graham very approachable we arrived late but nothing was too much trouble. Cable TV comfortable lounge area spacious kitchen

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Boulder09, Owner at Dolphin Sands Holiday Villas, responded to this review

Hi Kevin thanks for staying with us & taking the time to review Dolphin Sands. Please don't hesitate to contact us if we can help you with accommodation down the track. Cheers Graham & Janette More 

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21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights after originally booking a motel on the highway. Heavy traffic and lots of noise had us looking elsewhere and we found this little gem down near Park Beach. Only 6 units and all with off street parking. Great location close to the beach, bowling club and local pub.

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Boulder09, Owner at Dolphin Sands Holiday Villas, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Dolphin. Glade you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you guys again soon. Best Regards Graham & Janette More 

Hope Island, Australia
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

We just recently spent some time at Coffs Harbour and chose the Dolphin Sands as our accommodation. There were 7 of us (4 adults and 3 children) and the villa we stayed in had plenty of room for all of us. It was clean, cosy and affordable. And its proximity to the beach and places to eat was ideal. We... More 

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Boulder09, Owner at Dolphin Sands Holiday Villas, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review. So glade you enjoyed your stay hope to see you again soon. Best Regards Graham & Janette More 

Newport Gwent
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

What a lovely place Janette and Graham made us very welcome from the moment we arrived the cabins were spotless nothing was to much trouble for Jeanette I would highly recommend to anyone who is thinking of going to Coffs Harbour to give dolphin sands a try

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Boulder09, Owner at Dolphin Sands Holiday Villas, responded to this review

Glade you enjoyed your stay with us at Dolphin Sands. Thank you for taking the time to review your stay it is appreciated. we ook forward to seeing you again soon Best Regards Janette & Graham More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

We booked for three days and have to cut short our stay due to non working wi fi internet. My kids needed very badly to submit their uni assignment. No top up of tea coffee and no replacement of wet towels despite wet weather and no drier.

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Boulder09, Owner at Dolphin Sands Holiday Villas, responded to this review

Hi thank you so much for your feed back we do appreciate it. Please be advise that on the Thursday prior to your arrival on Easter Friday the internet it was switched over to the NBN. We did have the Tec check it twice on the Easter week end & he advised that it was working fine to all units... More 

Perth, Australia
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36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

This was a very pleasant surprise. A two bedroom chalet which was surprisingly spacious. It's in a small complex of seven chalets, a short walk from the beach. The chalet was equipped with everything we needed, and there was a laundry on site. Staff were extremely helpful and knowledgeable about things to do and places to see. Wished we'd had... More 

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Boulder09, Owner at Dolphin Sands Holiday Villas, responded to this review

Thank you for the review we understand time is precious. Hopefully next time you will be able to staying and see more of what Coffs Harbour Has to offer. See you again soon. All the Best Graham & Janette More 

Adelaide, Australia
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Great friendly service was provided. We were greeted by the owners and they were more than happy to assist in our needs. We booked the accessible cabin and my mother who is extremely fussy could not stop saying how great the place was. As a person with limited movement she found the bathroom fantastic, it was not slippery (her greatest... More 

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Boulder09, Owner at Dolphin Sands Holiday Villas, responded to this review

Hi Guys thank you so much for taking the time to review Dolphin Sands. So glade you were comfortable we look forward to seeing you again soon. Graham & Janette More 

Brisbane, Australia
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

My Sister in Law and I stayed in one of the Dolphin Resort cabins. I chose Dolphin as it advertised a disabled friendly 2 bedroom cabin. We were only staying one night as we were travelling from Sydney to Brisbane. I booked and paid online and was told we would be met by the owner on arrival. As promised we... More 

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Boulder09, Owner at Dolphin Sands Holiday Villas, responded to this review

G'Day Martin Thank you so much for taking the time to review. Sorry about the problem with the wheel chair, Janette must have forgoten to take the spacer out of the door which we use to stop people breaking the keys off in the door. Please if you ever have difficulty agian at Dolphin Sands or at any other property... More 

Sydney, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

A friend and I stayed at dolphin sands for a weeks holiday, upon arrival the owners were very helpful and assisted us with activities to participate in during our stay. The cabins were fresh, clean and in a great location. The owners were very generous and allowed us a slightly later checkout so we were comfortable until our flight. I... More 

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Boulder09, Owner at Dolphin Sands Holiday Villas, responded to this review

GDay Stacie thank you for stay with us and taking the time to complete a review we do appareciate it and hope to see you again soon Graham & Janette More 

Glen Innes, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

My wife and I holidayed at dolphinsandscabins in Coffs Harbour for one week in early march. We found the units to be modern spacious and well appointed. We were happy with the location too it was in walking to the beach and the harbour. The owners were very friendly and helpful. We would definitely stay again.

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Boulder09, Owner at Dolphin Sands Holiday Villas, responded to this review

We are happy you enjoyed your stay and took the time to review us. Hope you can visit us again soon. Enjoy 2014 Regards Graham & Janette More 

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