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Outdoor pool, open 6:30 AM to 9:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, open 6:30 AM to 9:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Classic Double Room, Ocean View | Balcony
Classic Studio, Partial Ocean View | Terrace/patio

Overview of Bannisters Port Stephens

Bannisters Port Stephens

4.0 star property

4.4/5 Excellent

Top rated for cleanliness (4.7/5)

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
Map
147 Soldiers Point Road, Soldiers Point, NSW, 2317

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSalamander Bay6 min walk
  • Popular LocationSoldiers Point Marina2 min drive
  • Popular LocationAnchorage Marina Port Stephens10 min drive
  • AirportNewcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown)29 min drive

Room options

About this area

Soldiers Point

Located in Soldiers Point, Bannisters Port Stephens is near the beach. Nelson Head Lighthouse and Point Stephens Lighthouse are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Gir-um-bit National Park and One Tree Island Nature Reserve.

What's nearby

  • Salamander Bay - 6 min walk
  • Soldiers Point Marina - 2 min drive
  • Salamander Bay Square - 7 min drive
  • Corlette Point Park - 10 min drive
  • Anchorage Marina Port Stephens - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown) - 29 min drive

Restaurants

  • Village Grind - 18 min walk
  • The Galley - 6 min drive
  • Mod Thai - 9 min drive
  • Seabreeze Hotel - 9 min drive
  • Essence On Donald - 9 min drive

About this property

Bannisters Port Stephens

4-star hotel
Take advantage of a terrace, a garden, and a bar at Bannisters Port Stephens. Treat yourself to a massage or other spa services. Be sure to enjoy a meal at any of the 3 onsite restaurants. Guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
You'll also enjoy the following perks during your stay:
  • Swimming pool with sun loungers and pool umbrellas
  • Free self parking
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge), an electric car charging station, and an outdoor pool
  • Smoke-free premises, an elevator, and ATM/banking services
  • Guest reviews give good marks for the pool, helpful staff, and WiFi
Room features
All guestrooms at Bannisters Port Stephens boast thoughtful touches such as laptop-friendly workspaces and air conditioning, as well as amenities like free WiFi and safes. Guest reviews give good marks for the comfortable, spacious rooms at the property.
More amenities include:
  • Designer toiletries, showers, and hair dryers
  • Balconies, refrigerators, and microwaves

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Limited onsite parking
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–10:30 AM: AUD 49.95 per person
  • 3 restaurants
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Restaurants on site

  • Rick Stein at Bannisters
  • Bannisters Terrace Bar
  • The Tavern

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Microwave (on request)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Massages

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Heating (climate-controlled)

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Smart TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Refrigerator

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 9 PM
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 7:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD 49.95 per person (approximately)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2 percent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

Pool access available from 6:30 AM to 9:00 PM

Property is also known as

Bannisters Port Stephens Hotel Soldiers Point
Bannisters Port Stephens Hotel
Bannisters Port Stephens Soldiers Point
Bannisters Stephens Solers Po
Bannisters Port Stephens Hotel
Bannisters Port Stephens Soldiers Point
Bannisters Port Stephens Hotel Soldiers Point

Frequently asked questions

Does Bannisters Port Stephens have a pool?

Yes, this property has an outdoor pool. Pool access is from 6:30 AM–9:00 PM.

How much does it cost to stay at Bannisters Port Stephens?

As of Sep 27, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Bannisters Port Stephens on Oct 10, 2022 start from $119.78, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

Is Bannisters Port Stephens pet-friendly?

No, pets are not allowed at this property.

How much is parking at Bannisters Port Stephens?

Self parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at Bannisters Port Stephens?

Check-in is from 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.

What time is check-out at Bannisters Port Stephens?

Check-out is at 11:00 AM.

Where is Bannisters Port Stephens located?

Situated near the beach, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Salamander Bay and Soldiers Point Beach. Soldiers Point Marina and Gir-um-bit National Park are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 57 out of 93 reviews
5 - Excellent 61%
Rating 4 - Good. 23 out of 93 reviews
4 - Good 25%
Rating 3 - Okay. 6 out of 93 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 5 out of 93 reviews
2 - Poor 5%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 93 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.1/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Lawrence
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

1/5 Terrible

Peiling
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Vanessa
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

3/5 Okay

Helen
Traveled with partner
Contemporary decor and finishes. Just not the best value for money.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Janelle
Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022

5/5 Excellent

David
Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We tried Rick Stein's restaurant and whilst I enjoyed the food my wife nevertheless was disappointed at her main course fish meal. As she says it the flavouring was overpowering. Would Rick approve?
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2022

5/5 Excellent

Jennifer
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2022

5/5 Excellent

Mark
Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean, bright facilities with excellent staff.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2022

4/5 Good

Dolores
Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The room that we stayed in was beautifully appointed, and relaxing in its ambience. The infinity pool was a higllight.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Joseph
Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
We Ioved the welcome message and goodies provider upon check in. The complimentary champagne made us feel great after a long road trip, and the service provided was excellent. Thank you for making our stay so enjoyable.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021