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Bannisters Port Stephens

3 night package
2 Adults
Specials from $995
 

Bannisters has preserved the bones of an iconic retro motel and built in its place a vibrant four-star hotel experience in a classic destination in Port Stephens.

Surrounded by water, koala habitat and a sense of peace and seclusion, this much-loved Salamander Shores location has been rediscovered and restored into a stylish boutique getaway.

Bannisters Port Stephens reimagines the stunning outlooks and impeccable menus our guests have come to expect from Bannisters by the Sea in Mollymook, and is home to the newest of Rick Stein’s Australian ventures serving the freshest local seafood.

Mini Break

3 nights accommodation for 2 people:

Paperbark Room (sleeps up to 2) from $995
Ocean Deck Lower (sleeps up to 2) from $1249
Ocean Deck Chalkys (sleeps up to 2) from $1349
Ocean Deck Upper (sleeps up to 2) from $1449
Luxury Suite (sleeps up to 2) from $1848

Other room and package types available upon request and based on availability

Package inclusions:
Sparkling wine on arrival
Daily Continental Breakfast
One 2-course seafood dinner for 2 at Rick Stein’s signature restaurant - from a selected menue
$50 Bannisters credit to use throughout the property

Terms and conditions

  • Cancellation as per Bannisters' policies
 

Studios

Studio rooms feature a king size bed with luxury linen which can be split to create twin share, to ensure a restful stay. All individual, two of the Studios have balconies, and the third a landscape window, and all with views of Port Stephens bay.

Chalky’s Ocean Deck Lower Level – Pet Friendly

With garden decks and beach access, Ocean Deck Lower Rooms are spread across the ground floor of the property.

Offering the same stylish layout of their upper floor counterparts combined with delightful ‘green and blue’ ocean glimpses and garden outlooks, this is the perfect room choice for those who want the best of both worlds.

All rooms feature a king size bed which can be split to create twin share, to ensure a restful stay.

 

Chalky’s Luxury Suite – Lower Level – Pet Friendly

Stylish Luxury Suites are 50 sqm with separate bedroom and living areas and spacious balconies or a bay front garden designed to set the scene for luxury stays by the water. These Suites combine the best of both worlds with peaceful ocean views filtered through tranquil treetops.

All rooms feature a king size bed with luxury linen to ensure a restful stay.


Paperbark Rooms

This modern 32 sqm space is full of natural light and set off by a luxurious King bed and private balcony. Relax and unwind with tranquil tree-top views overlooking nesting birds and even the occasional koala!

All rooms feature a king size bed with luxury linen which can be split to create twin share, to ensure a restful stay.

 

Ocean Deck – Lower Levels

From garden decks and beach access to dappled tree-line outlooks over the bay, Ocean Deck Lower Rooms are spread across the ground floor and first floor levels of the property.

Offering the same stylish layout of their upper floor counterparts combined with delightful ‘green and blue’ ocean glimpses and garden outlooks, this is the perfect room choice for those who want the best of both worlds.

All rooms feature a king size bed with luxury linen which can be split to create twin share, to ensure a restful stay.

 

Ocean Deck – Upper Level

Ocean-fronting and available across the top two levels of the property, these premium Ocean Deck Upper rooms provide stunning outlooks across the peninsula from your tree-top balcony. Stay in bay-side style and drink in the natural beauty of Karuah Bay and scenic Soldiers Point.

All rooms feature a king size bed with luxury linen which can be split to create twin share, to ensure a restful stay.

For those seeking panoramic views, we recommend an Ocean Deck – Upper Level.

 

Luxury Suites

Stylish Luxury suites are 50 sqm with separate bedroom and living areas and a spacious balconies or bay front garden designed to set the scene for luxury stays by the water. These Suites combine the best of both worlds with peaceful ocean views filtered through tranquil treetops.

All rooms feature a king size bed to ensure a restful stay.

 

The Penthouse

With open space living and panoramic views, the Penthouse combines style, comfort and contemporary amenities to create a sense of escapism and simple, coastal chic.

Drenched in natural light, The Penthouse at Port Stephens is a space of sheer luxury and relaxation. It’s a truly immersive experience for those who choose to live life to the luxe! Beautiful interior design opens out onto a shared terrace with the best views in the Bay.

 

The Deck

Bring the whole family, or a group of friends together on The Deck.

With four separate bedrooms, the Penthouse and three Ocean Deck rooms, guests can enjoy the privacy and luxury of their own space before coming together to enjoy the endless views from the Deck.

All rooms feature a king size bed, our Ocean Deck rooms allow for beds to be split to create twin share.

Beautiful interior design opens out onto a shared terrace with the best views in the Bay.

Bannisters has preserved the bones of an iconic retro motel and built in its place a vibrant four-star hotel experience in a classic destination in Port Stephens.

Surrounded by water, koala habitat and a sense of peace and seclusion, this much-loved Salamander Shores location has been rediscovered and restored into a stylish boutique getaway.

Bring your dog on holiday with you to Bannisters Port Stephens. Ground floor Ocean Deck and Luxury Suite dog friendly rooms open out onto the garden and easy beach access for an afternoon stroll.

 

SIGNATURE DINING

Inspired by scenic Mollymook and now open in Port Stephens, Rick Stein at Bannisters is the perfect location for true lovers of freshly caught seafood and great wine.

Incredible seafood simply prepared is the hallmark of a Rick Stein kitchen. The finest local ingredients are sourced from ocean to plate every day, and every aspect is crafted with the passion and excitement that defines Rick’s cooking style.

The Bannisters experience, born in Mollymook, and now in vibrant Port Stephens, is deeply connected to Rick and Sarah Stein’s natural affinity with our unique Australian coastline. They focus on putting the produce at the forefront to create simple dishes, cooked to perfection and bursting with flavour.

Whether you choose south coast style or the laidback luxury of the north coast, you are choosing freshly caught and beautifully prepared seafood combined with a wide-ranging wine list to complement every course. Our friendly front-of-house team is always on hand to recommend the perfect flavour combinations.

 

THE TERRACE BAR

With a delicious range of fused Mediterranean and modern Australian dishes, The Terrace is the perfect way to kick back and relax where the sun rises and sets over the glittering bay.

Situated in a totally unique outlook, Bannisters Terrace Bar treats guests to unmissable drinking and dining over unforgettable views.

Barefoot luxury and casual dining by the pool is the Terrace Bar vibe, serving a range of classic cocktails and an awesome menu that has something for everyone. Open 12pm-5pm daily.

 

CHEEKY DOG

If you like your beer cold and your beer gardens warm then the Cheeky Dog is the spot for you.

The open plan pub and eatery is classic and serves a Mediterranean menu. The kitchen is open every day from 12 pm – 8.30 pm to dine-in or takeaway.

 

SPA BANNISTERS

With a seasonal menu aimed at complementing our body’s changing needs, Spa Bannisters is a must visit for those looking for the ultimate relaxation during their stay. There is a range of new treatments to experience for even the most seasoned spa-goer.

Offering massage and facial treatments, manicures and pedicures using organic Australian products, our guests will enjoy the ultimate relaxation with our luxurious spa experience.

 

 
 

Contact Us

Contact our Luxury Hotel Specialist team on: 1300 308 081 Quoting reference #52517

(During Business Hours)