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Dubbo
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great place to stay with or without a family. Great for the kids with movies each night, disco and other kids to play with! It is across the road from the beautiful Shoal Bay. The park is extremely well run and the staff are really helpful.

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GeneralBeachsid... P, Manager at Shoal Bay Holiday Park, responded to this review

Our caravan, camping sites and Villas are very popular with our guests. It is lovely of you to leave great feedback for those who will stay in the future. We have made some great improvements to the park .Hope to see you back at Shoal Bay Holiday Park soon. Regards Jo Bourke Manager Shoal Bay Holiday .

Scarborough, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in a cabin at the park and it was well appointed and clean. The location across the road from the bay was fantastic, the bay waters were clean and refreshing, no sweeps or currents as you would associate with the ocean beaches. The staff at site were very friendly and accommodating ready with advise about were to eat...

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GeneralBeachsid... P, Manager at Shoal Bay Holiday Park, responded to this review

Hi Wayne, Thank you for such an amazing review! We are so pleased that you had such a wonderful holiday with us and that you enjoyed the Our accommodation. We hope you will come and visit us again soon and create more memories at Shoal Bay Holiday Park . Regards Jo Bourke Park Manager Shoal Bay Holiday Park.

Woy Woy
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed 3 nights in a catamaran villa. It was great!! Clean and tidy. Full equipped kitchen. However, there are not enough pots and pans to cook a proper meal. I would recommend to anyone who looks for comfort!

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GeneralBeachsid... P, Manager at Shoal Bay Holiday Park, responded to this review

Hi Elisa I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us ,and I will check why your Villa is missing some cooking utensils . We are located is such a beautiful area with lots of attractions and activities for guests to do while there here. We look forward to welcoming you back to Shoal Bay in the...

Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

This place is amazing . The location and setting of the villas is so relaxing and tropical you would think you're on a tropical island. The villas are always clean and inviting. This place will get 5 stars if it had a swimming pool but the sparkling beach across the road compensates for that. We will always keep coming here.

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GeneralBeachsid... P, Manager at Shoal Bay Holiday Park, responded to this review

Hi Joel. I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We are located is such a beautiful area with lots of attractions and activities for guests to do while there here. We look forward to welcoming you soon to Shoal Bay in the near future. Kind Regards Jo Bourke Hoidlay Park Manager

Canberra
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great time during our 5-day stay. Your camping amenities were very satisfactory and your location is excellent. The beach is just across the road, walking tracks everywhere and other Bays (Nelson, Salamander) are just a few minutes drive.

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Thank majbasas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the hotel for a 3 day family holiday. We chose the location as the beach is across the road. We stayed in a cabin and it was nice and clean, and had all the requirements nowadays. The park was clean and the staff were friendly. The other guests at the location were also friendly. The only thing...

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GeneralBeachsid... P, Manager at Shoal Bay Holiday Park, responded to this review

Thank you Ben for your review of Shoal Bay Holiday Park. We are very lucky to be located in such a beautiful location and close to the main town centre of Nelson Bay. We look forward to welcoming you back to Shoal Bay again in the near future. Kind Regards, Jo Bourke. Shoal Bay Holiday Park Manager.

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great site, close to beaches, restaurants and shops. We were located on the back end of the park near the waste disposal section. A bit of a far walk to amenities for families with kids. Overall it was a fantastic stay and loved the park

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GeneralBeachsid... P, Manager at Shoal Bay Holiday Park, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review Naryo. Great to hear you had an enjoyable camping holiday with us .All our tent camping sites are flat ,shady with power and are a decent size for a camper trailer, tent or campervan. We look forward to your return soon Regards Jo Bourke Park Manager Shoal Bay Holiday Park

Newcastle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful place for families. Opposite a sandy beach with mostly gentle swells. The park is very clean and well kept with level sites, lovely cabins and good amenities. Shops are close by with cafes and restsurants. Lots of things to do as nd see. Great place.

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GeneralBeachsid... P, Manager at Shoal Bay Holiday Park, responded to this review

Catherine Thank you for your review of Shoal Bay Holiday Park. We are located in such a beautiful location with access to both Shoal Bay and Little Beach and great restaurant . We have done a lot of work in the park so its always lovely to see these great comments . We look forward to welcoming you back to...

Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Great spot, park is very clean & tidy, staff so friendly. Toilets well maintained. Perfect location with beach straight across the road & only 100mtrs to restaurants, shops & Convenient stores. We stay there frequently with friends & family.

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GeneralBeachsid... P, Manager at Shoal Bay Holiday Park, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Michael I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We are located is such a beautiful area with lots of attractions and activities for guests to do while there here. We look forward to welcoming you and your family back to Shoal Bay in the near future. Regards Jo Bourke Park Coordinator

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Cabins are $150 off season, but with two usable bedrooms this became reasonable as a share. Central to surf/NelsonBay and with excellent beach on doorstep. No problems with facilities - limited shade but it's plentiful next door.

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GeneralBeachsid... P, Manager at Shoal Bay Holiday Park, responded to this review

I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We are located in such a beautiful area with lots of attractions and activities for guests to do while there here. We look forward to welcoming you and your family back to Shoal Bay in the near future. Regards Jo Bourke Park Co-ordinator

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Shoal Bay Holiday Park is directly opposite one of the most beautiful beaches on the east coast of Australia. The gentle, aquamarine waters & clean white sand of Shoal Bay provide a perfect swimming beach that the kids will love and within just two minutes walk, you'll find the beachside village of Shoal Bay with cafes, shops, restaurants & clubs. Facilities include:* half size tennis / basketball court* conference room* camp kitchen* games room* playground* disabled assisted living cabin* BBQs* guest laundry* school holiday activities program* powered sites* luxury one and two bedroom cabins. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shoal Bay Holiday Park

Address: Shoal Bay Road | Shoal Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Port Stephens
Price Range: £71 - £182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Shoal Bay Holiday Park 4*
Number of rooms: 36
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