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Smugglers on the Beach

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Room & Suite (82)
Pool & Beach (24)
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Smugglers On The Beach is absolute beachfront accommodation located just five minutes north of Coffs Harbour's City Centre. Coffs Harbour accommodation at its finest, Smugglers On The Beach offers 16 fully self-contained resort style apartments. Nestled among tropical gardens, all apartments have their own private patio or balcony overlooking the pool, floodlit gardens or magical Pacific Ocean. The large apartments are designed and custom furnished to provide plenty of space for a relaxed and comfortable holiday, with attention to the minor details that help to make your holiday in Coffs Harbour a special one. With 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments we can cater for everyone from the solo traveler, couples, large families right through to large group bookings for weddings, sporting events, family reunions or almost any other occasion.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Golf Course
Heated pool
Kids pool
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Good to know
Great View
Hotel links
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Special Price:10% off room rate
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Perfect place for adults and kids to chill. You can sit by the pool and cook breakfast lunch or dinner on the bbq while the kids swim. They have some pool things to entertain the little ones and and wifi for the bigger ones lol. Rooms are nice clean and well presented upon
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Response from beachco, General Manager at Smugglers on the Beach
Responded 4 days ago
Hi Christie R, Thanks for taking the time to write us this excellent review. We love having you guys back every year and glad to hear that you have enjoyed yourselves once again. Great to hear that your making good use of the BBQ and pool area....and of course the free wifi. Hope to see you again next year. Thanks Shannon
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Hotel's Favourite
Perfect location for families! We stayed for 2 nights visiting family in the area and were pleasantly surprised. The rooms are clean, well sized and private. The facilities are excellent, great pool and half size tennis court. BBQ area is great also with the beach a short walk
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Response from beachco, General Manager at Smugglers on the Beach
Responded 1 Jun 2018
Hi Isabellaindigo, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us this fabulous review. Its great to hear that you enjoyed our nice large clean rooms and made good use of the facilities. Hopefully next time you can come for longer. Thanks Shannon
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We booked into this little gem for a quick work/family getaway (my wife had work commitments in the region so Sam and I took advantage of the situation!) Smugglers checked off on every expectation. Our Ground floor unit opened into a private garden close to the pool (which our
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Response from beachco, General Manager at Smugglers on the Beach
Responded 1 week ago
Hi Dippa574, Thanks for taking the time to write us this great review. I'm glad you and your family enjoyed your stay with us. Hopefully your wife got the chance to take a bit of time out between work commitments. Thanks for your compliments on our staff, units, linen and parking, it is greatly appreciated. Hope to see you all again. Thanks Shannon
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This apartment holiday stay exceeded all expectations. The apartments are really well equipped, in particular I was impressed by how well equipped the kitchen was. There are even toys for the kids and pool noodles. The laundry is also excellent, with washing powder supplied.
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Response from beachco, General Manager at Smugglers on the Beach
Responded 2 weeks ago
Hi ClaireTherese56, Thanks so much for taking the time to write us this great review. We really try to take extra care to provide all the little extra essentials so thank you for noticing this. Glad you guys enjoyed the beach out front and the pool. It makes us very happy to hear that we exceeded your expectations. Hope you can all stay again some time in the not to distant future. Thanks Shannon
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Beautiful place to stay. We stayed two nights mid-week in November with our three year old. For the same price as the tiny motel rooms we stayed at in other locations we got a well appointed unit with separate bedroom and living space, and full kitchen. So much space! Lovely
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Response from beachco, General Manager at Smugglers on the Beach
Responded 8 Nov 2018
Hi Kim E, thanks so much for taking the time to write us this fantastic review. Great to hear that you enjoyed the nice spacious apartments, we think that's certainly one of the advantages we have here and always great to hear it from people. Thank you for noticing all the little extra's and love to hear that you enjoyed the pool and gardens. Hope to see you guys again. Thanks Shannon
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Behind the curtains is the backyard access to the fenced pool area and a sort stroll to the left is the beach..perfect to watch the sun come up.
View from Room 8 Balcony
Do you have all foxtel channels
Do you have foxtel
Hi, thanks for your question. We don't have foxtel unfortunately. We do offer free wifi that will allow certain sporting events to be live streamed. Thanks Shannon
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Can family visit us while staying at your property Thanks
You can definitely have visitors while staying at Smugglers on the beach. You would only need to let us know if they stayed the night as additional guests.
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How many rooms and beds in the one room
The one bedroom apartments have a queen bed and single bed in the one bedding area. All prices are based on 2 people only. Extra person charge is $20 per person, per night. If you would like further information please let me know how many people are travelling so we can give you a firm quote. Thanks
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"Go for the ground floor rooms"
"Ground floor for kids...."
"Don’t take room 3 until it has a makeover"
"1st floor is private, light and airy"
"We always prefer the bottom units as it's easy to walk out on your balcony and straight to the facilities."
US$81 - US$274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
AustraliaNew South WalesCoffs Harbour
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