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Cypress Lakes Resort By Oaks Hotels & Resorts

4.5 of 5 Resort   |   9 Thompsons Rd. (Cnr McDonalds & Thompsons Rd.), Pokolbin, Pokolbin, Cessnock, New South Wales 2320, Australia (Formerly Cypress Lakes Resort)
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Ranked #13 of 15 Hotels in Pokolbin
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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58 reviews 58 reviews
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Following a read of a number of reviews I was not quite sure what to expect, but was very pleasantly surprised overall with my one night stay at Cypress Lakes. It seems to me that given the Resort is mixed with private owners who own villas [some units clearly rented out to non resort guests] that some reviews that appear... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I absolutely love this place. It feels secluded from the rest of the world but you are just minutes away from everything. The rooms are huge and very comfortable. This place is well worth the money. It's very easy to get lost and there is plenty of local wildlife to remind you that you are no longer in the city

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely loved our time at Cyprus Lakes - but the photos of all the celebrities who have stayed here say it all. They were all in their prime in the 80s - and so, we suspect, was the resort itself. The villa we stayed in was in desperate need of a makeover. The lounge chairs were sticky with revolting arms,... More

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5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 3 nights midweek - bad aspects: There was no washing machine, only a tub and dryer. When I asked about this I was told that there is a Laundromat in Cessnock and that "washing machine" has been removed from the website. ( and the villas too! ) Fridge defrosted all over our food overnight then it froze everything... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in 3 bedroom apartment which has a kitchen dining and living area with gas log fire, very homy and cozy unit for 6ppl. Beautiful surrounding,simply breakfast but great quality. Got 2swimming pools and a big spa pool which is great. This is perfect place for family .

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Sydney, Australia
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21 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in a 2 bedroom self contained villa & it was a totally comfortable & pleasant experience. The rooms were well appointed & the bathrooms spacious enough for 4 women! The only hassle was that the lock on the sliding door was broken & even though we rang multiple times for someone to come & fix it, no one eventuated.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Here for 4 nights for wine tours of the Hunter:Facility needs refurbishment:plumbing of our villa needs major refurbishment: leaking vanity taps,leaking shower taps, leaking kitchen tap...Housekeeping services were very poor: dirty floors,dust under all furniture. On arrival reception was slow, initially given the wrong villa keys, fridge door seals falling off, and housekeeping was called to remake bed.We do not... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

The whole family were well looked after by all of the staff. Different levels of accommodation to suit everyone. Nothing was too much trouble. The food was excellent including the extensive buffet breakfast. Lots of lovely nature walks for a peaceful time.

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Phil S, General Manager at Cypress Lakes Resort By Oaks Hotels & Resorts, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback on your recent stay. There is so much to see and do as a family here at Cypress Lakes Resort. We are ecstatic that you enjoyed the local flora and fauna , along with our food and I will pass your comments onto our Head Chef! Look forward to seeing you again soon and thank... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

What a great place to catch up with friends, It is a beautiful quiet setting, with more comforts than home. The staff were welcoming and helpful. The room clean and comfortable. The restaurant served great food, and the buffet breakfast was so good, what a great way to start the day. We had a villa a distance from reception which... More

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Phil S, General Manager at Cypress Lakes Resort By Oaks Hotels & Resorts, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay here at Cypress Lakes Resort. And thank you for your feedback. We are very lucky to be surrounded by such amazing flora and fauna. Not to mention the breathtaking views over The Hunter Valley. All whilst feeling at home. Our resort is absolutely a fantastic place to catch up with friends, relax and unwind.... More

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Got upgraded from a 1 bedroom to a 2 bedroom even though we didn't require it. Excellent facilities and cleanliness and highly recommended for a stay in the Hunter Valley! Roads are a little dark at night but it beats just being in a room as you have a whole house essentially

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Phil S, General Manager at Cypress Lakes Resort By Oaks Hotels & Resorts, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback on your recent stay here at Cypress Lakes Resort. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. Our facilities are excellent including our championship golf course, tennis courts, pools, restaurant and bar. Hope you have the opportunity to experience all we have to offer again very soon. Thankyou so much for your post. More

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Address: 9 Thompsons Rd. (Cnr McDonalds & Thompsons Rd.), Pokolbin, Pokolbin, Cessnock, New South Wales 2320, Australia (Formerly Cypress Lakes Resort)
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Cessnock > Pokolbin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Cypress Lakes Resort By Oaks Hotels & Resorts 4.5*
Number of rooms: 200
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Also Known As:
Cypress Lakes Hotel Pokolbin
Cypress Lakes Pokolbin
Cypress Lake Resort
Cypress Lakes Resort By Oaks Hotels & Resorts Greater Newcastle/Pokolbin

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