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Mariner Bay Apartments

3.5 of 5 Condominium   |   41-43 Shirley Street, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The apartment was very spacious, clean and very central. It is only few minutes from all the restaurants so you can easily walk. It was very comfortable especially the beds. We found the man at the reception a little bit surly but we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Thanks

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Sam T, General Manager at Mariner Bay Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Monika M, Thank you for your great review and so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. All our apartments are nice and spacious and we do focus on keeping them super clean. Apologies if the manager seemed a little short - sometimes we have very hectic days. We are glad you did enjoy the stay and we hope... More

Noosaville, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful accomodation was provided at Mariner Bay apartments. The location cannot be bettered, just a few minutes stroll to the stunning beach, dolphins frolicking and to the town centre.We stayed in unit 15, decorated with contemporary taste and beachy feel. The sheets and towels are of very good quality and all accessories provided add the air of luxury.Being on the... More

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Sam T, Manager at Mariner Bay Apartments, responded to this review

Thanks so much for writing such a great review. Apartment 15 is funky and guests really enjoy staying there! All our apartments are individually owned so they are all different, but they all live up to our star rating. Hope to see you back again soon. More

Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Mariner Bay was all but perfect for what we needed...me and my partner and my daughter and her two little boys. The 3 bedroom apartment had me and partner upstairs with our own bathroom (small but serviceable) and 'the family' downstairs with their own bathroom. Walking distance to town (maybe 10 mins)....the 3 bedroom apartments are on the top level... More

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Sam T, Manager at Mariner Bay Apartments, responded to this review

Thanks for the review, and we are glad you enjoyed your family get together. The three bedroom apartments do work well for families, providing lots of space, but there are a few steps to get up to them - keeps us fit anyway! More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We recently booked 2 of these apartments through Booking.com and we really cant say a bad word about it. The staff were friendly upon arrival, maybe a little worried at first due to it being a "boys weekend" away but once we arrived they understood it was just seven dads wanting a little RR away from the wife and kids.... More

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Sam T, Manager at Mariner Bay Apartments, responded to this review

Thanks Lee for the great review! Yes we can be a little nervous about groups of singles staying here, as we do not like other guests to be disturbed. That is why we explain our "no party" policy at the outset, so every is happy! Your group of dads having a boys weekend away were a delight to have stay... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We only stayed here for 2 nights and it was okay. The place felt a bit like home, but that's the point. It just felt as though we were staying in somebody else's home and not like we were on holiday. The price was good and there was nothing wrong with the apartment, just nothing good or special either.

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Sam T, Manager at Mariner Bay Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We do try to make our guests feel at home here, and of course this is not a luxury apartment complex. We consider that we offer comfortable and spacious apartments which have everything you need together with an attractive and well kept pool and gardens - at an affordable price. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Walk in rates excellent and pleasantly surprised by the apartments. Clean and spacious, perfect for our 10 day stay within easy walking distance to the main beach and shopping. Kitchen fantastic and had our own street access at rear of property so felt private. Could have moved in! Will definitely be returning for our next family holiday.

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Sam T, Manager at Mariner Bay Apartments, responded to this review

What a lovely review! We are glad you were so comfortable with us, and enjoyed your stay. I think it was fantastic weather too - Byron is great at this time of year ! More

Newcastle, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Fully recommend the Mariner Apartments. Great undercover parking was a good start. The unit was fantastic three bedrooms , two bathrooms & very good layout with kitchen lounge-room etc. The Apartments are a short 10 minute walk from the centre of town & the beach. If you are considering staying there don't hesitate in booking it is a great spot... More

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Sam T, Manager at Mariner Bay Apartments, responded to this review

Thanks Todd for your review of Mariner Bay Apartments. Glad you enjoyed your stay with us and the apartment was up to your expectations. Come and stay with us again! More

Queenstown, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

The three bedroom apartment was just right four our four adult and two children arrangement. We all had enough space. The pool was good for cooling off at the end of the day and a good alternative to the beach. Accommodation was clean and quiet at the back (#16) and we really enjoyed watching the birdlife and view from our... More

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Sam T, General Manager at Mariner Bay Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us on Tripadvisor. We are glad that you found our 3 bedroom apartment spacious enough for all the family and contained everything that you needed for your short break. There is always plenty of wildlife around Byron and we look forward to welcoming you back to Mariner Bay in the future. More

Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

My partner and I stayed here for 9 nights with our one year old. We were impressed by the size of the apartments and the bathroom. We cooked all of our evening meals here and I really couldn't think of anything we needed that wasn't supplied. The small yard at the back was perfect to let our son play in... More

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Sam T, General Manager at Mariner Bay Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for a great review. We are happy you found the apartment catered for all your needs during a nice long break. It makes a family holiday so much more affordable when you can cook every night and I am sure the turkeys kept you all entertained. We look forward to welcoming you back to Mariner Bay in the... More

Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Lovely, clean 3 bedroom apartment, very quiet facing back street with 2 large verandahs. BBQ area is great with large tables, nice pool and easy 5 minute walk into town. Would definitely stay here again

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Sam T, General Manager at Mariner Bay Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us on Tripadvisor and we are glad you liked the apartment. Guests love the BBQ area and pool and we look forward to seeing you back at Mariner Bay next time you come to beautiful Byron Bay. More

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Address: 41-43 Shirley Street, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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Location: Australia > New South Wales > Byron Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Mariner Bay Apartments 3.5*
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This property offers modern self contained apartments in this family friendly resort complex. The one and two bedroom apartments are located on the ground level and have easy access to the heated saltwater pool and barbecue area. For larger families the spacious three bedroom apartments are on the first level and have a stylish mezzanine master suite, with two further bedrooms on the same level as the living accommodation.The individually furnished apartments are modern, air conditioned and well appointed, offering bright, spacious indoor and outdoor living space.Lounge around the salt water heated pool or surrounding gardens with a good book. Access to the beach is a stroll along a bushland path and the town centre is a short walk.Mariner Bay is great for a weekend escape or a longer leisurely holiday to really explore the wonders of Byron Bay and the hinterland area. Byron Bay is an amazing sensory experience that will mesmerise and capture you. Stunning beaches, littoral rainforests, the annual migration of the humpback whales and that famous icon the lighthouse makes Byron Bay a special place for everyone to enjoy.Please note that this hotel has a strict 'No Party Policy'. Any violation of this policy will result in eviction from the property and additional cleaning fees will be charged. ... more   less 
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