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Port Macquarie, Australia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

we have been here b4 and much enjoyed it,,,still hasn't changed its great value for money and the rooms are still nice and clean...the furniture was very comfortable and we had a good size veranda...we were in a big group and they made sure we had a big veranda to socialise on out of our 2 rooms...the pool was huge...

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Work E, Manager at Mantra Aqua, responded to this review

What a lovely review to end the week! Thank you for sharing your experience. We are especially proud of our wonderful team, and love having our family groups here enjoying the resort and the beautiful Bay. We will look forward to welcoming you all back. Kindest regards Leanne

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My family and I decided to book a 3 bedroom apartment for 2 nights. Upon entering the rooms were a little dark. The queen beds in all of the rooms were in fact two large singles pushed together which made sleeping very uncomfortable as there was this hard gap in the middle. Other than that everything else was good, kitchen...

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Work E, Manager at Mantra Aqua, responded to this review

It sounds as if you may have been here in winter? The pool is most certainly open for business and is beautifully warm. Hopefully you are planning your next stay as I respond. The 3 bedroom Resort View may suit you best for your next stay, if you prefer a view and more sunshine in the apartment. Our beds are...

Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here for the weekend, we had a great large room with full kitchen, two bathrooms and a king bed. Great for long stays. We did stay at the pool level in building C and it was quite noisy as the kiddies love love love the pool! So from 7am you can hear the kids run up the corridor...

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Work E, Manager at Mantra Aqua, responded to this review

What a lovely review, thank you for sharing your experience. There is always plenty of excitement about and around the pool, you are correct. It adds to the happy, relaxed atmosphere of the resort, and you have described it beautifully! With best wishes for the festive season, Leanne

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Mantra Aq1ua Resort in a 3 bedroom apartment with my family in Sep 2016, Loved it so much and had the best time in Nelson Bay. The resort facilities are great, the pool is absolutely gorgeous and spa area. Highly recommend this for family, couples, groups wanting a great location, walking distance to restaurants, shops and...

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Work E, Front Office Manager at Mantra Aqua, responded to this review

A big thank you back! Just wonderful to hear... it must be almost time for a return trip to the Bay. We will hope to welcome you again soon. With kindest regards Leanne

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

My two best friends, my husband & I stayed here earlier this month. We had a 2 bedroom 2 bathroom apartment over looking the pool, it was very well equipped and clean, we enjoyed our stay immensely. It's a short walk to the town centre, Bowls Club and Marina. Plenty of choices for eating out if you want to. Reception...

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Work E, Front Office Manager at Mantra Aqua, responded to this review

Just wonderful to read, sincerest thanks! Your review has put huge smiles on the faces of our Reception team. It is always rewarding to see the hard work behind the scenes result in happy experiences for our guests. We will certainly hope to welcome you back when you next need a getaway. With best wishes Leanne

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great weekend getaway here this weekend! Such friendly staff and a great location to Nelsons Bay shops. Reasonably priced also for a 3 night stay. We stayed with the luxury escape package which had a few great discounts too

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Work E, Front Office Manager at Mantra Aqua, responded to this review

Such a glowing review- thank you Kate! We're very proud of our friendly team and love our beautiful location too... it is fantastic to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. We will hope to be welcoming you back some time soon. Kindest regards Leanne

Kyle Bay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On the package we booked wad billed ad boutique. While suited to families with 2 and 3 bedrooms our 3 bedroom apartment for 2 couples was drab and tired with drak outlook. As most units are investor owned the standard can vary greatly very hit and miss and we missed and had upgrade snd pay additional for the only other...

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Work E, Front Office Manager at Mantra Aqua, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. It is fantastic to hear that our team took care of you. We agree that we are not 'boutique', I have triple checked our advertising in attempt to ascertain where this may have come from. We offer self-contained apartments perfect for families, groups of friends and couples alike. Most of...

Saratoga NSW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love the location of this resort. I park my car and it stays there until I'm ready to leave for home, you can walk to everything you need. This stay we elected a superior apartment and it was huge with a great verandah and a bit of a grassed area to the side. It was spotlessly clean with everything...

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Work E, Front Office Manager at Mantra Aqua, responded to this review

Thank you for your glowing review, Nancy, and thank you for choosing to stay with us at Mantra Aqua Resort- 4 times! You've described a pretty fantastic holiday here- we can't wait to have you back. With best wishes Leanne

London
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nelson Bay is compact so you are conveniently located pretty much anywhere, including here. Woolworths close by so shopping and stocking up easy. 2 bed Apartment modern, clean and spacious (for a couple or a family). If coming as 2 couples - note that there is only one bathroom and it has an ensuite door to main bed as well...

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Work E, Front Office Manager at Mantra Aqua, responded to this review

Providing value for our Mantra Aqua families is high on our priorities, we all need some time out to recoup and regroup together... we are thrilled that you chose us! Thank you for your comprehensive review. I agree that the 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom apartments are a better option for 2 couples sharing- they will give you the nicer view...

canberra
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment we booked in, we knew this would be a pleasant experience. Firstly, the reception staff were friendly and very helpful. Our two bedroom apartment overlooked the pool and was spacious and very well appointed. As the weather was kind, we spent some time on our balcony eating our meals. The Mantra is very well located and an...

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Work E, Front Office Manager at Mantra Aqua, responded to this review

Welcoming our guests and seeing them have a relaxing stay is one of the primary focuses for our team at Mantra Aqua. It is simply wonderful to hear that we have succeeded, thank you! Your recommendation is greatly appreciated. With best wishes Leanne

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just two and a half hours drive North of Sydney is the relaxed seaside village of Nelson Bay and one of the finest resorts on the Central Coast, Mantra Aqua. Mantra Aqua's stylish accommodation includes a selection of spacious, open-plan designed two and three bedroom apartments and penthouses, all featuring large living areas flowing out onto large external balconies. Each apartment and penthouse features beautiful stone bench tops in the kitchen with stainless steel appliances, plasma or LCD TV, DVD player, Foxtel and sound system in the lounge area. The resort features leisure facilities including a 25 metre lagoon pool with cascading waterfall and heated spa, children's play wading area and BBQ areas. Clean, contemporary lines and an open plan layout provide the perfect balance between the surrounding natural environment and the luxuries of resort-style living. The resort is a short five minute stroll to the centre of town or the marina where you will find a vast array of shops, restaurants and cafes. The bowling club and a 27 hole championship golf course are only a few minutes walk from the main gate. Mantra Aqua is the perfect location for a weekend away or relaxing holiday escape. Upon arrival at Mantra Aqua, we will require a valid credit card to be placed on file to cover incidental items including (but not limited to) telephone calls, breakages/damages, excessive cleaning charges and theft. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mantra Aqua

Address: 1A Tomaree St, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Port Stephens > Nelson Bay
Price Range: $116 - $456 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Mantra Aqua 4.5*
Number of rooms: 110
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Also Known As:
Mantra Aqua Hotel Nelson Bay
Mantra Aqua Nelson Bay, Port Stephens
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Nelson Bay
#4 Family Hotel in Nelson Bay
#5 Romantic Hotel in Nelson Bay
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“rooms away from pool for quiet and the western side for cool afternoons...”
 of 5 bubbles JondebemPort, yesterday | Read review
“We requested a pool view room, all areas of the hotel are lovely though”
 of 5 bubbles L0veTravel123, 1 week ago | Read review
“Room 101 was overlooking the pool and was shaded of an afternoon, great for having a drink on the balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles 799lorraines, 1 week ago | Read review
“We stqyed in number 4”
 of 5 bubbles nancys833, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Unit 45 Fantastic”
 of 5 bubbles siber2016, Nov 1, 2016 | Read review
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