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Oaks Waterfront Resort The Entrance

4.0 of 5 89 The Entrance Road | (Via Duffys Lane), The Entrance, New South Wales 2261, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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NSW Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you are visiting the area this hotel is in a great location - large rooms with balconies overlooking the waterfront. Good amenities with laundry incorporated into bathroom - and kitchen facilities. Nice large balcony to sit out on overlooking the sea. Nice spacious pool area. Very close to a variety of restaurants, and boutiques. A good place to relax... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly and helpful staff at reception. Secure car park. Beautiful view of lake and ocean. We were on level 2 and the night we stayed was nice and quiet. May be different when entertainment is underway on the banks of the lake and park. Close to all activities, shops and restaurants. Room was comfortable and clean. Showing signs of age... More

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OaksWaterfront, Front Office Manager at Oaks Waterfront Resort The Entrance, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Oaks Waterfront for your stopover, I'm glad you had a quiet comfortable stay, be that a short one. Hopefully after your positive experience we may have encouraged you to pop back to the area in the future for a longer stay. We hope to see you again. More

Hobart, Australia
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120 reviews 120 reviews
24 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived late and the staff were extremely helpful and welcoming. The rooms were spacious and clean although a little dated, especially the bathroom. Our room was at the back of the hotel facing the car park which was noisy for most of the night. I would therefore highly recommend an ocean view room on the front of the hotel.

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OaksWaterfront, Front Office Manager at Oaks Waterfront Resort The Entrance, responded to this review

I appreciate your kind words about the service our staff provided and the apartment you occupied. I'm sorry to hear of the noise you experienced during your stay. On weekends and during the peak periods especially with the warmer weather, The Entrance is a very popular location. Our reception is open 24 hours and may have been able to assist... More

Speers Point, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband & I spent 2 nights here & it wasn't cheap. Check in was fast. Room was nice, but the bed was hard & lumpy. Pillows were horrible. In the bathroom we found empty shampoo bottles on top of shower screen which had been left from the previous occupants. I made a cup of coffee & was disgusted to... More

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OaksWaterfront, Front Office Manager at Oaks Waterfront Resort The Entrance, responded to this review

Dear Michelle E, I am very disappointed to hear about the cleaning issues in your apartment. We take great pride in ensuring the cleaning standard in our resort are maintained at a high level. I will be personally speaking to our housekeeping team to ensure this does not occur in the future. My apologies for the lack of TV reception,... More

Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
15 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our stay here, we stayed in a twin studio room with a view of the pool. The rooms are all well contained, we had full kitchen facilities and washer, drier in the bathroom. The beds were very good, lounge comfortable and it was nice to have a balcony. We could t really fault the place. We were... More

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OaksWaterfront, Front Office Manager at Oaks Waterfront Resort The Entrance, responded to this review

Hi Dianne P, Your comments are sincerely appreciated and I am so happy to hear you enjoyed every aspect of your stay at Oaks Waterfront, even so much that you extend your checkout time to 5pm. Thank you for the kind words in regards to our team, it is a great reflection on our Hotel. Thank you again for taking... More

Melbourne Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from The Entrance after a 4 day business trip. The reception staff were friendly and professional. They were very easy to deal with and offered many alternatives and suggestions to the general area. On entering my room I was very surprised on the size and the beautiful condition of everything in the unit. Although I didnt use them;... More

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OaksWaterfront, Front Office Manager at Oaks Waterfront Resort The Entrance, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our hotel. It is a great compliment to the Oaks brand that you found our staff friendly and professional and am proud they are upholding a fantastic image. It is lovely to hear you found the apartment spacious and well equipped. Our pool area is a perfect place to wind down and enjoy a dip. We... More

Gerringong, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location overlooking 'the entrance'. The hotel is a little tired, but very clean and they do the best with the ageing decor. Restaurants and pub directly underneath, so if transport is a problem no need here. Great walking and cycle paths right on your door way.

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OaksWaterfront, Front Office Manager at Oaks Waterfront Resort The Entrance, responded to this review

Thank you Bob S for staying with us at Oaks Waterfront. I am happy to hear you found the resort to be very clean and will share your comments with our housekeeping team. I appreciate your comment in regards to us doing our best with the aging building and am over the moon our efforts have not gone unnoticed. Hope... More

Kellyville, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

the exterior is dated as is the inside of this hotel. The bathroom is not user friendly for the older traveler, (bath and shower in 1. You have to climb into the bath first. So if you have hip or knee problems, forget it.) You must pay for Internet s it's not included. On the upside there is a pub... More

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OaksWaterfront, Front Office Manager at Oaks Waterfront Resort The Entrance, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing our resort. I apologise your expectations were not met on this occasion. The exterior of the resort has undergone major rectification works on the Northern and Eastern walls. You may have noticed the makeover and colour change to the façade on these sides. As you can imagine this is a huge project and is currently ongoing.... More

Gold Coast
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42 reviews 42 reviews
35 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had to stay in the central coast and was placed at this location. I stayed here for a week 14 years ago and boy has it changed. The rooms aren't serviced for your entire stay and the building is old and not very well maintained. The restaurant is owned separately and the Oaks adds 10% to your bill to... More

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OaksWaterfront, Front Office Manager at Oaks Waterfront Resort The Entrance, responded to this review

Thank you Sean A for sharing your comments in regards to the resort. We are always looking for ways to improve our product and welcome all feedback. 14 years ago the resort was sparkling new. Since that time we have undergone some rectification works, however these works are currently an ongoing project. Our best available rates are generally un –serviced... More

Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have just returned from my second stay at the Oaks. Both times I was in an unserviced one bedroom ocean view room for three nights. The uninterrupted view is absolutely gorgeous, especially from the balcony. I would highly recommend paying the extra for the ocean view. Staff are all very friendly and helpful. We spent quite a bit of... More

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OaksWaterfront, Front Office Manager at Oaks Waterfront Resort The Entrance, responded to this review

It is always lovely to receive positive feedback. I am very pleased you enjoyed the one bedroom apartment with ocean views and facilities the resort has to offer. Our location is one of the most beautiful spots on the Central Coast and we are lucky enough enjoy it everyday. I will be sure to pass on your praise to the... More

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Address: 89 The Entrance Road | (Via Duffys Lane), The Entrance, New South Wales 2261, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > The Entrance
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Oaks Waterfront Resort The Entrance 4*
Number of rooms: 108
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