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The Heads Hotel

51 River Road, Shoalhaven, New South Wales 2535, Australia
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Sale, Australia
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46 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A comfortable hotel stay that ticked all the boxes. The rooms are basic, at best, but clean and comfortable. Great views are from the front of the hotel of the Shoalhaven River and the Heads. Reception was located inside the hotel and the check-in process was prompt and efficient. The hotel staff were friendly and helpful. A cooked breakfast was... More 

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Oatley, Australia
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10 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here with the family while on holiday. It seemed like a nice beer garden with the water view etc, and i was really hoping for some great pub food. I was disappointed. Meals were average. Schnitzel was ok, but very small. Works burger was ok, but not what i'd call a works burger and the bacon was undercooked.... More 

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Thank feso70
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015 via mobile

Stayed at the motel on a Sat night and spent most of the day in the pub. Great location and very nice airy feel. The decor is great and it easily caters for the all with a good mix of locals, families and other groups. On a sunny day the front beer garden would be magic overlooking the water. Had... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

We eat here each year when we come to visit and are yet to be disappointed. Good selection and excellent food, you won't be disappointed when you eat here! We have tried just about everything on the menu now and there are no weak points, it's all great.

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Thank Jon D
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

The Heads Hotel Motel is located at 51 River Rd, Shoalhaven Heads on the south coast of NSW, about 160km / 1½ hour drive south of Sydney. For my money it is a gem. Firstly the Motel, which is located on the same grounds as the hotel. The rooms are of an older style and are well worn in. There... More 

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Thank Rick T
Boyne Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Refurbished 50's style hotel with accommodation. The motel rooms are large and clean with ample parking. There are 3 wood burning heaters in the hotel with lounge seating. The wine list is extensive and service excellent. The on site restaurant has a comprehensive menu and blackboard specials. Good value and great view of the river whilst dining. Ideal place for... More 

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Thirroul, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

To have lunch @ "The Heads" Hotel is a delight on all your senses. From the gorgeous view of the calm tidal waters of the Shoalhaven to the sights of the Seven Mile Beach dunes & wave action, to the freshest sweetest "flattie" tails, to the sights of a plethora of seabirds wading on the sand flats below to the... More 

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Shoalhaven, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Good old style pub accommodation. Great food and friendly atmosphere. Shoalhaven heads is one of those quite little beachside villages that has not been discovered by the masses but is very close to popular locations such as Berry and Gerringong.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Have been coming here for years on summer holiday and unfortunately food and service quality is not as good as use to be and we are in no hurry to return. Renovations are average. Such a shame for a great family location. Could do so much better. Would not call it the best fish and chips on the south coast... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We drove past and decided to have lunch in the beer garden overlooking the water and discovered that there was not only dog water bowls at almost every table but there was even a dog bed! The flathead tails were delicious and we will most definitely be back to stay in the dog friendly rooms.

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