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Novotel Wollongong Northbeach

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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood buffet”(44 reviews)
“lobby bar”(57 reviews)
“across the road”(123 reviews)
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Reviewed 9 July 2015

Stayed here for two nights in July. The location was great - across the road from the beach. Room we had was basic, small for two adults and two teenaged (14 & 12) kids, bit suited our needs. The reservation staff upon checking were great,...More

Thank Karen0608
Response from NovotelWollongong, Manager at Novotel Wollongong NorthbeachResponded 15 July 2015

Dear Karen0608, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback regarding your stay this month. It is wonderful to hear that you and your family enjoyed your time in Wollongong. I am glad that you found our staff friendly and helpful,...More

Reviewed 8 July 2015

We had booked two months in advance for our overnight stay with an internet deal and had an initial hitch with the Novotel Northbeach where my booking was somehow recorded for the previous month and I was told I had no booking when I called...More

Thank Annieco1
Response from NovotelWollongong, Manager at Novotel Wollongong NorthbeachResponded 9 July 2015

Dear TheGirls08, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. I apologise for the problems you experienced initially with your reservation but am glad to hear that this was resolved by our Reservations Manager. We are very happy that your stay...More

Reviewed 8 July 2015

Stayed here one night using Travelzoo voucher. Superior ocean view room was spacious and quite modern. Other reviewers have mentioned that rooms are in need of up dating but ours must have been renovated as it was all quite new. The bathroom was very large...More

Thank JennyA2828
Response from NovotelWollongong, Manager at Novotel Wollongong NorthbeachResponded 8 July 2015

Dear JennyA2828, Thank you for sharing your recent experience with us. We appreciate your feedback about the hotel and are happy to inform you that renovations are currently taking place. This process includes the room balconies, which will be replaced with a frosted glass divider...More

Reviewed 7 July 2015

Stayed at Novotel as a family member was getting married down the road at City Beach. Our check-in was a bit of a disaster, told we didn't have a booking despite getting an email a week earlier 'looking forward to your stay'. Caused a bit...More

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Thank Shelcee
Response from NovotelWollongong, Manager at Novotel Wollongong NorthbeachResponded 8 July 2015

Dear Shelcee, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. Obviously it is disappointing to hear that your stay did not meet your expectations. I apologise that you had difficulties upon check in and then experienced issues with your room. This is not...More

Reviewed 7 July 2015

We had read several reviews on here saying that the hotel was tired and needed updating so we set our expectations at that level. On arrival we were met with friendly receptionists and the check-in process was fast and efficient. We did however have to...More

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Response from NovotelWollongong, Manager at Novotel Wollongong NorthbeachResponded 8 July 2015

Dear Steve M, Thank you for feedback about your recent stay. It is wonderful to hear that you were pleasantly surprised by your room and enjoyed your one night stay at the hotel. It is great to hear that our staff were their usual friendly...More

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Restaurant
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$141 - US$342 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Spa Hotel in Wollongong
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Wollongong
#2 Luxury Hotel in Wollongong
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$141 - US$342 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Wollongong
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Wollongong
#2 Luxury Hotel in Wollongong
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Fozzies4
17 July 2017|
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Response from Aussie49er | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There sure is. Sorry about the late reply.
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Ash_Sad
9 May 2017|
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Response from cherrylicious1 | Reviewed this property |
the hotel is shaped in a L shape and the balconies are in the inner part of the L there are a few trees obstructing if you get lower apartments 4or5 or 6 so get above that level and pick corner rooms but you can still see... More
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Dilhara B
31 December 2016|
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Response from AceoftheHouse | Reviewed this property |
They have a pool and a jacuzzi just in front of the pool and the sauna inside the toilet inside the gym just near the pool.
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"Request for ocean view. Some rooms have balcony."
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"All upper floors would be the pick."
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"Ocean view"
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"Try for a balcony suite overlooking the ocean beach- I think it was an extra $20 and would be worth it ."
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