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Dolphin Shores Hotel

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53 Beach St., Vincentia, Shoalhaven, New South Wales, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Braidwood, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in a loft apartment, very quiet and comfortable. Just a short walk to the beach and short drive to Huskisson and the Booderee National Park. Really enjoyed our stay here. Andrew gave us lots of information about the area.

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Sydney, Australia
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28 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Needing accommodation near Vincentia at fairly short notice, with separate beds for two female friends, I settled on Dolphin Shores. Reception was friendly and helpful. The "loft apartment" was very clean but somewhat disappointing compared to the website photos.The outdoor setting on the "patio" which looks nice in the photo turned out to be a table and 2 chairs for... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Posted from Brisbane to Vincentia with 3 Children and hubby. Stayed in 2 bedroom villa for 3 nights. Bed was comfortable for all of us so we all had some good sleep. This 2 bedroom villa catered for a family well. Kitchen is well equipped and decent (probably best villa kitchen I have seen). Situated across the road from beach... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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49 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location Location Location ... There are no views from this Motel, but it is a few hundred meters from a little shopping centre with nice restaurants and 5 mins from the beach via a foot track. The location is very peaceful as unlike other motels within a few km, it is NOT in the shopping strip (main drag). The units... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for two nights in February 2015 in room 11. The room presented as clean, and there was an attention to detail - for example the origami display with the towels. The bed is comfortable. At night, the motel is quiet as it is back from the main road, and the units have been built with full brick. Staff... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Owner is so rude, I couldn't believe how he spoke to me. I only asked if I could book all his rooms for two nights in a years time and he belittled me as if I was an idiot. Well ok I will take my money elsewhere.

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OWNERDOLPHINSHORES, Owner at Dolphin Shores Hotel, responded to this review

I am sorry but I have no idea who you are. There have been no calls or front desk inquires to myself or any member of staff regarding booking out the whole motel for one or two days next year. I am not doubting that you may have had a horrible experience somewhere, but I can assure you that it... More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Stayed at 2 bedroom villa for family getaway since my parents were visiting Sydney from overseas. Did not want to spend too much on accommodation but was still after great condition. i was very pleased to stay at this place since it was extremely clean as close to brand new town house. It was in exact condition as describe (... More 

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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Had one of the newly renovated rooms. Exceptionally clean. Very modern. Fresh milk in the room for the morning coffee. Barbecue outside. Jacuzzi in the barhroom. Comfortable bed. Quiet location. We loved it here. And Hyams Beach has the whitest sand in the world according to the Guinness Book. Need more arguments to stay here?

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

We Stayed in one of the loft apartments room 11 and it was very clean and spacious. I should say the cleanest hotel I have ever seen as Andrew the owner loves all rooms to be clean. The owner Andrew was very helpful and knowledgeable of the area and spent time with us to give us info that was very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Perfect for a week or weekend, stayed for one night in a spa room, very comfortable and clean. Very close to local amenities and the superb beaches! The owner was a great help and showed us a great deal to do, would recommend and will stay here again in the future for sure!

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