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Neds Beach Road, Lord Howe Island 2898, Australia
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Somerset Apartments
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I had a lovely time here: a clean and spacious apartment in a lovely garden setting.Very friendly and helpful staff!! I did not find it too noisy at all.The island is wonderful and very easily accessible from this accommodation. P.B. Melbourne,21/11/2014

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Nambucca Heads, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a wonderful stay at Somerset Apartments. With 16 other friends this accommodation was just right. Close to everythang and very comfortable. Would go back any time. Some rooms can be a bit noisy but if you mention this to your neighbors all is good.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stay in Sarong 2 apartment for 7 nights in October. The place was very comfortable and clean and quiet. The kitchenette was very well stocked and enabled us to eat in when we wanted. Our hosts were very friendly and accommodating. The cost is a little high, but you pay a premium for staying on the island. Location wise... More

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Adelaide Sth Aust
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Have just returned from a weeks stay at Somerset Lodge and it was ideal for us. Went with friends and they had the next unit to us. Lovely big balconies, comfy beds with electric blankets(had a cold spell while we were there), clean and bright . We were at the front in Hibiscus 9 so could sit and watch what... More

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25 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

The best thing about the Somerset is the location , but like other reviewers I found the apartments noisy, we could hear every word next door was saying, and we listened to their TV, in the evening and all the toilet habits in the morning, having seen a few apartments hence the title of my review, we were eventually settled... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Fantastic location with easy access to all the island's offerings, just a short walk to the 'CBD' and easy access by bike to many of the island's attractions. The Somerset hosts are great - very friendly and willing to help with anything at all. The evening drop off service to the island's restaurants is great. Wonderful facilities with many communal... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Super location, with a laid back friendliness that allowed us all to feel at home immediately. Walking distance from most places, great fun to have the bike outside your front door to whiz to the many activities, walks, kayaking, bowling...and I thought I was there for a rest! Also came away will firm new friendships. Will be back! Ps the... More

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Launceston, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014 via mobile

We had to find our own way about there was a lot of information but nobody interacted with us to find out if we were availing ourselves of any of the facilities. The snorkelling was fantastic but we had no idea who our hosts were. When I asked if they knew who we were they looked in amazement and said... More

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Somersetlhi, Owner at Somerset Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry to hear to hear that you felt the customer interaction was lacking. Airport transfers are included in the tariff and we personally pick up all guests and deliver them to Somerset and guide them to their room. Information sheets on Lord Howe services and the property are in each room. We have... More

Sydney, Australia
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83 reviews 83 reviews
27 hotel reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Booking was simple and email questions were answered promptly. We were greeted at the airport on time and driven back to the apartments. All our interaction with the Somerset was done through Rebecca who was looking after the premises during our stay. She did a wonderful job. The rooms were ready early so we were able to move in straight... More

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Somersetlhi, Owner at Somerset Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our property. We are pleased to hear you had a great time on Lord Howe Island and at Somerset. We hope to see you again sometime. More

Shoalhaven, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

great location with everything you could need. beds are hard but i like a hard bed, rooms are clean and they provide a beach towel that they let you take to the beach which saves on luggage so quiet and peaceful, we did not hear the people next door through the wall I found the staff friendly with out being... More

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Somersetlhi, Owner at Somerset Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for your fantastic review of Somerset Apartments. We take great care to make sure our apartments are clean and well presented. We are pleased that you felt well catered for- the addition of backpacks, drink bottles and umbrellas in every room make holidaying a little easier. Thank you again. More

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Additional Information about Somerset Apartments

Address: Neds Beach Road, Lord Howe Island 2898, Australia
Location: Australia > Lord Howe Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 25
Also Known As:
Somerset Apartments Hotel Lord Howe Island

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