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Smugglers on the Beach

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   36 Sandy Beach Rd | Korora, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
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Ranked #2 of 39 Hotels in Coffs Harbour
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Woodford, Queensland, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a brilliant time @ Smugglers on the beach. Nissa, in reception was very helpful and so very friendly. Our room was upgraded to three bedroom from two, which was the first of many highlights. So very close to Coffs Harbour itself and short drives to the sights we wanted to see. Literally on the beach and very peaceful.... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bought the offer from Groupon for three nights in self contained apartments. Our apartment had the ocean view. It was just an average accommodation. Pool was suppose to be solar heated. But the water was very very cold. The lady in the reception was helpful on the day we checked in.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed just one night but wished we had been able to stay longer. The kids loved the place. The weather wasn't the most ideal for swimming so we didn't try the pool but it did look inviting. The beach is easily accessible. The wifi setup could use a bit of an upgrade but it was free so I can't... More

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Aberglasslyn, New South Wales, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i have travelled a fair bit and stayed in all types of accomodation and that's why i can highly recommend Smugglers as a great place to stay, spotless room, great pool area and nice and friendly staff, value for money, try it, you won't be disapointed...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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53 reviews 53 reviews
10 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great wee place if you want to stay out of the way of the main town area. You do need a car. It's is a clean standard 4 star accomodation, with comfortable beds and all amenities included. We did have an issue with the radio not working and the hot water tap taking nearly 2 minutes to... More

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Perth
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First the good points, the bedroom and kitchenette lounge were very spacious and very close to the beach! unfortunately this size and spaciousness did not extend to the tiny and dated shower room and toilet, I have experienced bigger and better shower rooms in a mining Donga for one person and cleaner too. The first thing to greet us was... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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23 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

What a great spot. Sadly we were only able to stay 1 night, but we will certainly be back. Right near the beach. A good sized apartment. Nice pool and out door kitchen on offer. It would be a great place to stay in summer.

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Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

We stayed for several nights and found that the apartments were probably more geared towards families and holiday makers then a retreat for couples. The apartment we stayed in was clean and serviceable but far from the luxury resort apartment that the website advertises. It was a basic, reasonably well maintained (with the exception of broken shower rail and blown... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Lovely apartments right next to deserted beaches. Nice pool area and outdoor barbecue/kitchen area. A bit on its own if you like a stroll to a shop or restaurant, but that didn't bother us. Lovely tropical gardens to relax in....although the pool was coooooold !! Would Definately recommend this place.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Stayed here for 4 nights in July. The good things about the apartments are that they were large, spacious and had most items you required. The downsides included the fact that the rooms were facing the carpark - so expect to be awoken by noisy holiday makers and rev heads starting up their cars. We found the bathroom to be... More

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Address: 36 Sandy Beach Rd | Korora, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
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Location: Australia > New South Wales > Coffs Harbour
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Hotel Class:4 star — Smugglers on the Beach 4*
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