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Pelicans Rest Shellharbour

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Reviewed 24 September 2016

Located in a quiet street, super convenient with just a short stroll to the beach and the village centre which has a great choice of restaurants and cafes to choose from and a few little boutique shops. The room was clean, modern and stylish with all that you need for a short stay. The hosts were super friendly and more...

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 12 September 2016

A lovely little find. Perfectly positioned a few meters from the beachfront and sea pool (no views though). These little apartments are well equipped with a fully equipped kitchen, spa bath, private patio, wi fi and DVDs for the rainy weather. Situated a 5 minute stroll away from restaurants and shops this is almost everything you want for a weekend...

Thank AfricanQueen67
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Friendly host. Clean, modern stylisch rooms. Very close to town 2 min walk !!! Good experience. Ever again. Also good recomondation from owner for dinner and breakfast. Beach 5 min. Walk to the sea 1 min. Very nice area to stay also in the wintertime.

Thank Andree H
Baulkham Hills, Australia
Reviewed 1 June 2016

The room at Pelican rest is incredibly spacious, clean and well appointed. easy walk to ocean baths, village centre, restaurants and cafes. Quite, cheerful and great alternative to usual hotel/motel accommodation.

Thank 2014Mikee101
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

This is by far the best place my husband & i have stayed on our trip down the east coast. We were warmly greeted by our friendly host Laurie. The unit is spacious and looks and smells very clean. The kitchenette is modern and is well stocked with utensils and appliances. We felt right at home in this warm, cosy...

1Thank HelsyWelsy
Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Pelikans rest is a superbly equipped self catering room that is located a stones throw from Shellharbour village. We stayed over the airshow weekend. Laurie was a top host and we will be definitely looking to stay again.

1Thank GarethDavey
Albury, Australia
Reviewed 30 April 2016

My partner and i travelled to Shellharbour for our 2nd wedding anniversary, found the accomodation to be clean, spacious and the owners were quite friendly, the owners are onsite so if there is any issue they are easily contactable, the rooms are located down the side of the main house and is well lit at night, you do hear movement...

1Thank Beth M
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Our first ( and hope not to be the last) visit to Shellharbour, NSW. The B&B, Pelicans Rest, I found on line was everything it was cracked up to be. Arrived on a very wet afternoon and was given a very warm welcome by Barbara. Very clean, modern and quiet. If you leave your courtyard door open at night you...

Thank Sarah G
Pelican713, Owner at Pelicans Rest Shellharbour, responded to this review

Thankyou for taking the time to review Pelicans Rest. Very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that your expectatiions were met. We enjoyed having you and look forward to seeing you in the future.

Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

A beautiful place to stay in Shellharbour. The rooms are excellently appointed, always clean & well maintained. I often recommend this special B&B to my family & friends. Barbara & Laurie have a truly wonderful place in Pelicans Rest just waiting for our next special holiday & you like us will want to keep coming back. Regards Peter & Diane...

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Pelican713, Owner at Pelicans Rest Shellharbour, responded to this review

Thankyou Diane and Peter. One of the nicest parts of running our accommodation is the very lovely people we meet. It's always a pleasure to welcome you back. So glad that you continue to enjoy our unit and all that the surrounding area has to offer.

Inverell, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 13 January 2016

My husband and myself enjoyed a 4 day stay. Unit was modern, quiet, clean ,and spacious. The bed was very comfortable and the room quiet day and night which we liked because we were travelling around visiting family and this was a rest stop in the middle of a long journey. We liked the location as we didn't need to...

Thank Bernie K
Pelican713, Owner at Pelicans Rest Shellharbour, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Always great to know that our guests have been comfortable and that they have enjoyed our lovely local area. Thankyou for taking the time to let us know.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Two quiet, relaxing studio apartments located in the heart of Shellharbour Village, a short stroll to harbour, beaches, pool, cafes and restaurants. The units are spacious and modern with reverse cycle airconditioning, ensuite spas, kitchen facilities and private decks with electric BBQ's. 2007 Illawarra Tourism Award winner. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pelicans Rest Shellharbour

Address: 7 Boollwarroo Pde, Shellharbour, New South Wales 2529, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Shellharbour
Number of rooms: 2
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“either room is good, 1 room has only 1 bed for 2 couples, the other is for a family”
 of 5 bubbles 894bethm, 30 Apr 2016 | Read review
“There are two self-contained units with private courtyards. We had the "smaller" of the two - but it was still huge, with a queen bed and a lounge.”
 of 5 bubbles athletics2013, 5 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Either of the apartments would suit you are down stairs”
 of 5 bubbles TasmaniaLovesydney, 13 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Only two rooms but both well equipped.”
 of 5 bubbles Milanista37, 16 Feb 2013 | Read review
“didnt have a pool and no fitness centre but this close to the beach who cares”
 of 5 bubbles 386GavinM, 21 Sep 2012 | Read review
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