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    Oaks Pacific Blue Resort

    265 Sandy Point Rd, Salamander Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2317, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent31%
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    • Average16%
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Awesome property wanted to stay for longer. Waking up every morning to the beautiful resort pool outside our window just pure bliss. Loved it highly recommended. Saved up for 9 months as i really wanted a special place

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    Thank timmy_t8881
    Response from OaksPacificBlue, General Manager at Oaks Pacific Blue ResortResponded yesterday

    Dear timmy_t8881, Thank you for the review. It is great to see you would highly recommend staying at Pacific Blue. We hope to see you again soon.

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    What a resort !!! I was not expecting it to be as good as it was. The restaurant food & service was fantastic as well. My stay was for business in the area, but I will be returning with my family later this year -...More

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    Response from OaksPacificBlue, General Manager at Oaks Pacific Blue ResortResponded yesterday

    Dear F9171REjeremyp, Thanks for the 5 star review. It is really great to see that you enjoyed your stay and dining experience with us. We hope to see you again soon with your family.

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    a lovely place clean rooms nice outlook close to everything can relax on a balcony and swim tennis gym all there. spa was great on cold days and to be honest the resturant looked great but not enough staff its simple to be happy a...More

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    Thank cocomym
    Response from OaksPacificBlue, General Manager at Oaks Pacific Blue ResortResponded yesterday

    Dear cocomym, Thank you for your review and feedback on the restaurant. We hope to see you again soon.

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My partner and I visited the Oaks Pacific in Salamander in early September. We think the place is absolutely incredible. We stayed in a 1 bedroom swimout and would highly recommend it. The staff at check in were lovely & housekeeping were awesome! The only...More

    Thank _mmarijanna
    Response from OaksPacificBlue, General Manager at Oaks Pacific Blue ResortResponded yesterday

    Dear _mmarijanna, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. It is really nice to see that you enjoyed your stay, and would recommend the hotel. Thank you for the kind words on our front office staff and housekeeping team. We hope to...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    An adapter in the room would've been handy, the hotel is internally and externally beautiful. The rooms are clean the spa and pool is lovely. Our room was upgraded and we couldn't have been happier with this trip and the location.

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    Thank nikkia774
    Response from OaksPacificBlue, General Manager at Oaks Pacific Blue ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Dear nikkia774, Thanks for reviewing your stay with us. It is lovely to see that you found the rooms clean and hotel beautiful overall. It's great to see that you were upgraded and we hope to see you again soon.

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • $100 - $360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 172
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    • Location
    • Australia >
    • New South Wales >
    • Greater Newcastle >
    • Port Stephens >
    • Salamander Bay
    • Also Known As
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    Torz01
    August 14, 2017|
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    Response from Tracey W | Reviewed this property |
    In one of the rooms you have a ensuite with a spa bath then the other bedroom has a standard bathroom
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    babyhugs6000
    April 25, 2017|
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    Response from OaksPacificBlue | Property representative |
    Hi, The heated pool mentioned in previous reviews is our lap pool which is located in the gym area. Our main lagoon pool which is the resort feature is not heated unfortunately. Regards, Ben
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    March 13, 2017|
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    Response from Zilgo M | Reviewed this property |
    To be honest, there were charges after 30 minutes I can't remember exact which I didn't like the idea of using their WiFi. I used my mobile network.
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    "The one bedroom swim out was excellent - it has a really great spa"
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    "one bedroom swimout, spa bath, pool right at your feet, get a room near the spas!"
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    "Upgrade to the swim out"
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    "Ask for a pool view"
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