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51 River Road, Shoalhaven, New South Wales 2535, Australia
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The Heads Hotel
Ranked #29 of 46 Shoalhaven B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Nowra, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently went to the 'Heads hotel' for trivia. What a great night out! We had beautiful food - I had a pie with vegies for such a great price, and tasted delicious. They also have a $15 roast on sunday that is huge and beautifully cooked. The staff are very friendly and helpful, just a great place to visit.... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Paid $130 for the worst room we have ever stayed in. Carpet was ripped, torn and stained,ceiling had mould, the tiny double bed was against a wall. Looked and felt like a prison cell and desperately needs updating. Very noisy with no sound insulation. We gave it one star because breakfast was good and the room was clean.

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Bathurst, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

We have stayed at the Heads Hotel before but this time we were a little disappointed with our room which had water damage on the ceiling and smelt damp. The carpet had a very large stain at the end of the bed and there was no sink in the bathroom. The linen and towels were white and clean with no... More

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

Stayed here randomly en route to Sydney for Lions test. What a find! Friendly welcome, excellent food and beer, room clean and spacious, good rates and an outstanding host Colin Waller. It was probably one of the most memorable stays of the whole trip having had a very lengthy and entertaining evening in the company of the host and a... More

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Long Whatton
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here on the way to Sydney from Melbourne during the Lions rugby tour. One of the last decent place on the coast to stay before Sydney. Very friendly welcome. Excellent food. Great staff. Rooms are spacious and very clean. Very good value. Will definitely stay here next time in NSW.

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Sydney, Australia
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

A really great little pub. The staff are people and dog friendly and the outdoor seating was just what we were looking for. They have dog bowls available and the staff were lovely. We'll definitely be back when we come through the area again.

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Sydney, Australia
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

There is a new chef in town and his food is great. Ten of us spent a week at the camp site in Shoalhaven Heads and had two meals at the pub.Certainly the best place in town to eat. I am not sure how long he will stay here but as long as he does I would thoroughly recommend his... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

Our family headed for the beach after visiting Berry and the Coolangatta winery estate, and came upon what must be one of the best kept secrets on the south coast the Heads Hotel Motel .We had a superb mixed cold and hot seafood platter, and then made enquiries about accommodation for the night. Only one room available, and stayed in... More

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Sydney, Australia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012 via mobile

Four great meals, served efficiently, eaten gazing at a glorious view. A lovely surprise during a relaxing holiday drive. Highly recommended.

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2012

The food is okay, nothing extravagent but decent pub food. Have heard some bad stories lately like some people have gone there with their kids as the have "get a kids meal free with every paying adult meal", this is advertised in a few places, but when ordering your food conditions are explained like the adults meal must be off... More

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Address: 51 River Road, Shoalhaven, New South Wales 2535, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Shoalhaven
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $

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