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Canberra, Australia
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great hotel right on a lovely, patrolled beach. Amazing buffet dinner with great seafood. Friendly, professional staff. Beautifully refurbished ocean view balcony rooms. Lovely swimming pool, but a pity the spa was out of action during our stay.

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Thank Kittycat2015
2 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I usually stay here when I travel for business I had the opportunity to have my Wife join me and experience what an amazing Hotel this is from the moment you check in which is so fast and easy to when you check out all the staff are fantastic. I have had the opportunity to meet Steve the GM and... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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30 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Arrived at Reception Desk and received one of the most efficient check ins ever experienced. Room key etc and everything explained in a few minutes. We had the same experience when we checked out. Our room was lovely with everything we needed. We did not eat at the hotel as we were attending a family function at a nearby restaurant.... More 

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Merimbula, Australia
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34 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Here for a night for business. The best was one of the nicest I have ever slept in. So comfortable. Lovely big room and beautiful bathroom. I got room service (steak) and it was 5 star quality. Couldn't access the wifi - even though they had apparently given me free access. Basic pay TV. The hotel is right across the... More 

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Thank whodini303
NovotelWollongong, Guest Relations Manager at Novotel Wollongong Northbeach, responded to this review

Dear Whodini303, Thank you for your wonderful feedback of The Novotel Wollongong! It is wonderful to read of your fantastic experience during your one night business trip to Wollongong. I am delighted you have enjoyed a delicious in room dining meal whilst staying in one of our newly refurbished rooms! The Novotel Team look forward to welcoming you back for... More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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90 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at this hotel for three nights while at a conference. I was very impressed, it is one of the best Novotels I have stayed at. It seems that most of the rooms have some sort of view of the beachfront, which was a very pleasant outlook. The room was a good size, the bed comfortable, and the shower... More 

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Thank Joanna M
NovotelWollongong, Guest Relations Manager at Novotel Wollongong Northbeach, responded to this review

Dear Joanna M, Thank you for your fantastic five star review! I am delighted you have had such a fantastic experience during your three night stay at The Novotel Wollongong. Our team is honored to have provided an outstanding customer service experience , it is a privileged to be one of the best Novotel properties you have stayed with! Thank... More 

Emu Plains, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mid week stay for one night. The room was lovely, had everything you need for a comfortable overnight stay. View from our balcony was amazing. We had breakfast included and it had a good variety for a buffet breakfast. Best part of our stay here was the location. It was directly opposite a beautiful beach and there are plenty of... More 

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Thank Mel R
NovotelWollongong, Guest Relations Manager at Novotel Wollongong Northbeach, responded to this review

Hi Mel R, Thank you for taking the time to review The Novotel Wollongong. It is wonderful to read that you have enjoyed the breathtaking coastal views of the stunning Illawarra coastline. I am pleased your overnight stay was comfortable and you have enjoyed the variety of food on offer in our delicious breakfast buffet! The Novotel team look forward... More 

Hunters Hill, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was aware that refurbishments were taking place at Novotel Wollongong. However what has been done far exceeded my expectations. The accommodation was great, the carrodors, carpeting etc was well done and all in all our time staying here was great. Not to mention breakfast which was well prepared and the staff were pleasant and helful. Well done Novotel !

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NovotelWollongong, Guest Relations Manager at Novotel Wollongong Northbeach, responded to this review

Dear David C, Thank you for your wonderful feedback! I am overjoyed your expectations have been exceeded and you have thoroughly enjoyed the newly refurbished Novotel Wollongong. We look forward to welcoming you back for another enjoyable stay in the coming future! Kind regards, Ashleigh Smith Guest Relations Manager More 

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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good Hotel tho the room could do with a facelift, new beds. But overall a good price for what you get. Close to the beach and pathways for a afternoon or morning walk. Friendly staff. Car park isn't the easiest to manoeuvre around.

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Thank Joe C
NovotelWollongong, Manager at Novotel Wollongong Northbeach, responded to this review

Dear Joe C, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback for Novotel Northbeach. I understand you were in a non refurbished room. You will be pleased to know we have completed most of our level's and only have one to go. The transformation has been amazing and we are so excited for the finished product. Our location is... More 

Sydney, Australia
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76 reviews
55 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I haven't been to the Northbeach for 20 years and so was really interested to see the changes. The hotel has an open welcoming foyer and the staff at the reception desk were efficient and friendly. My room on the 8th floor was large and well appointed, with an updated bathroom and a comfortable bed. The breakfast was nice enough,... More 

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NovotelWollongong, Guest Relations Manager at Novotel Wollongong Northbeach, responded to this review

Dear Travelhappy15, Thank you for your wonderful feedback of The Novotel Wollongong! I am delighted you have revisited the property and have had the opportunity to enjoy our newly updated guest rooms, as well as the delicious Windjammers seafood buffet. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards, Ashleigh Smith Guest Relations Manager More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Windjammers Restaurant @ Novotel Northbeach
Windjammers Restaurant @ Novotel Northbeach
Cuisines: Seafood, Australian, International
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located just one and a half hours south of Sydney in the beautiful Illawarra, Novotel Wollongong Northbeach is one of New South Wales’s most popular getaway and business venues. Situated opposite North Wollongong beach, the 4 1/2 star hotel boasts 204 accommodation rooms and spa suites featuring stunning ocean and mountain views. The hotel caters for both the leisure and business traveller, offering a range of facilities and services including a swimming pool, spa, sauna, fitness centre, day spa, restaurant and two bars. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Novotel Wollongong Northbeach

Address: 2-14 Cliff Rd, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Wollongong
Price Range: $139 - $318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Novotel Wollongong Northbeach 4*
Number of rooms: 204
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Also Known As:
Novotel Wollongong Northbeach Hotel Wollongong
Accor Wollongong Northbeach
Wollongong Novotel
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Wollongong
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Wollongong
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“Ask for a beach view room if possible.”
 of 5 bubbles whodini303, 1 week ago | Read review
“The view from the ocean rooms is spectacular”
 of 5 bubbles travelhappy15, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“rooms on the 8th floor, facing the sea, are both quieter and enjoys unrestricted view.”
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 of 5 bubbles screennameistraveler, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Ask for en eastern room.”
 of 5 bubbles thingsthatareunique, Oct 25, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view over the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles 964David, Oct 21, 2016 | Read review
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