Just 5 minutes’ walk from Gloucester town center, Great Escape Lofts offer self-contained accommodations with free WiFi, a private balcony and a spa bath. Guests enjoy a 52 ft saltwater pool and BBQ facilities. Each split-level apartment has a fully equipped kitchen, a dining setting, a flat-screen TV, and DVD player. Gloucester Gallery is 3 minutes’ drive from Great Escape Lofts. Gloucester Museum and Barrington Outdoor Adventure center are each 3 minutes’ drive.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free Private Parking Available On Site

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Guest reviews


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Free Wifi
High score for Gloucester
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  • Sally
    Australia Australia
    Spotlessly clean, very comfortable and well appointed. Quiet location but close to town.
  • Velimir
    Australia Australia
    Quiet and cosy accomodation, had all little things you might need when away from home , close to everything at Gloucester... Easy access to main roads, easy to find, plenty of parking ...
  • Mary
    Australia Australia
    This property is located in a quiet street but still in the centre of town with only a short stroll to shops, cafes and supermarkets. Our unit was spacious and spotless with a well equipped kitchen and huge bathroom. The quality towels, linen,...

Host Info

Company review score: 8.8Based on 405 reviews from 4 properties
4 managed properties

Company info

​The Great Escape Lofts are luxurious self contained loft apartments set in landscaped surrounds complete with 16m salt water pool. Each Loft apartment is Fully equipped with a contemporary kitchen including a microwave & dishwasher, Polished timber floorboards and timber ceilings and a guest laundry with washing machines and dryers for your use. The Loft bedroom has a very comfortable king size bed and quality linen, Reverse-cycle air-conditioning upstairs and down, with an open plan lounge, kitchen, dining. The bathroom has a King size spa bath with a separate shower. All linen etc is provided for your stay.

Property info

The Great Escape Lofts are located 3 hours North of Sydney, 1 1/2 hours from Newcastle, part of the Pacific Coast Touring Route 2. At the foothills to the Barrington Tops World Heritage Wilderness. PLEASE NOTE WE ARE NOT CHILD FRIENDLY. ​The Great Escape Lofts are Self Contained Apartments, 200 metres from Gloucester's main street, Cafe's, Restaurants, boutique shops and parks. The well appointed apartments are situated within easy walking distance to the main CBD area of Gloucester. ​The Great Escape Lofts are the only 4.5 star accommodation in Gloucester. Our apartments cater for a broad range of guests from business people and couples wanting to experience all Gloucester has to offer.

Neighborhood info

There is off street parking and the lofts are situated within a few minutes walk to restaurants, shops and cafes or fend for yourselves and enjoy cooking up a storm. The Great Escape Lofts aims to consistently achieve high quality levels for accommodation and service, so you, the guest can book with confidence.

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Amenities of Great Escape Lofts
Great facilities! Review score, 9.5

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wifi
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Wifi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
  • Dining table
  • Cleaning products
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Dryer
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Extra long beds (> 6.5 ft)
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Spa tub
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • TV
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Electric blankets
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Soundproof
  • Private entrance
  • Fan
  • Ironing facilities
  • Iron
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Barbecue
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Garden
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Seasonal
  • Saltwater pool
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Fenced pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Food & Drink
  • Minibar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
  • Hiking
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
Outdoor & View
  • Landmark view
  • Mountain view
  • Pool view
  • Garden view
  • View
Building Characteristics
  • Semi-detached
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Express check-in/out
Cleaning Services
  • Laundry
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules
Great Escape Lofts takes special requests – add in the next step!

From 14:00 to 23:00
Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in.
You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.
Until 10:00
Cancellation/ prepayment
Cancelation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Enter your stay dates and check the conditions of your selected option.
Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction
The minimum age for check-in is 21
Cards accepted at this property
VisaMastercard Cash is not accepted
Smoking is not allowed.
Parties/events are not allowed
Quiet hours
Guests need be quiet between 20:00 and 07:00.
Pets are not allowed.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Please note that The Great Escape Lofts has no reception/check in area. You will receive check in details via email. The property's contact details can be found on the booking confirmation.

Please let The Great Escape Lofts know your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

Please note that The Great Escape Lofts does not accept payments with American Express credit cards.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Great Escape Lofts of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

Quiet hours are between 20:00:00 and 07:00:00.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

This property indicated that it doesn't require a short-term rental license or registration

FAQs about Great Escape Lofts

  • Great Escape Lofts offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Swimming pool

  • The prices at Great Escape Lofts may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Great Escape Lofts can accommodate this group size:

    • 2 guests

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • Great Escape Lofts is 1,000 feet from the center of Gloucester. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Yes, there are options at this property that have a balcony. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Great Escape Lofts on this page.

  • Great Escape Lofts has the following number of bedrooms:

    • 1 bedroom

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Check-in at Great Escape Lofts is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.