Apartments
Kitchen
Ocean view
Garden
Swimming pool
BBQ facilities
Washing machine
Free WiFi
Balcony
Free parking

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Relax on your private balcony and gaze out at the Pacific Ocean, you may even spot a whale! The Observatory Apartments offer self-contained accommodations with an outdoor swimming pool, BBQ facilities and free WiFi.

The Observatory Apartments are conveniently located just 10-minutes’ walk from Coffs Harbor Jetty and Marina, close to a variety of shopping and dining options. It is just 15-minutes' walk from the Dolphin Marine Conservation Park and 6-minutes' drive from Coffs Harbor Airport.

These spacious apartments are styled with contemporary comfortable furnishings and feature a fully equipped kitchen. The lounge area has a sofa and a smart TV with Foxtel business IQ channels.

Linen and towels are provided upon arrival as well as a starter pack of toiletries and kitchen condiments. The apartments are fully self-contained with additional items available for purchase from reception. Apartments are serviced for stays of seven nights or more, if you would like to arrange additional servicing please discuss with reception prior to your stay.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

The Observatory Self Contained Apartments has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 3, 2014

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.9)

Free Private Parking Available On Site

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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Closest beaches
  • Jetty Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    800 feet from property
  • Park Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    3,450 feet from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • do you have accessible rooms?
    Hi there, yes we have an assessible apartment.
    Answered on July 9, 2020
  • We are travelling with our small (8kg) lapdog Oscar, who is well trained and lives in an apartment in inner city Sydney. Would you consider allowing h...
    Hello, thank you for your enquiry. So sorry but we do not allow pets at our property. Wishing you all the best and we hope you have a great day.
    Answered on July 1, 2020
  • Hi there, Do you offer a late check out option? I need somewhere to work the day following our night’s stay. Thanks!
    Hi, we can offer late check out until 11am. Thanks so much.
    Answered on October 6, 2020
  • Hi where is the smoking area?
    Smoking areas are on balconies and BBQ areas
    Answered on November 26, 2019
  • Which has better ocean view out of One bedroom apartment or studio apartment?
    The studio apartment is on the top floor with amazing views .
    Answered on April 2, 2021
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Managed by Observatory Holiday Apartments Coffs Harbour

Company review score: 9.3Based on 638 reviews from 1 property
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Property info

Whether you are staying in Coffs Harbour for business or pleasure, The Observatory has accommodation that is just right for you. Surrounded by the unique atmosphere and vibrance of the popular Coffs Harbour’s Jetty area, The Observatory provides luxury to suit your every need. Centrally located, it is an easy walk to the beach, marina, markets, restaurants and shopping. Spacious studio, one, two and three bedroom self-catering apartments all have a private east facing balcony to take in the spectacular harbour, marina and foreshore views. Architecturally designed, our apartments offer accommodation at an affordable price. Perfect for the family break, group booking or corporate guest. For that intimate getaway our Studio rooms make the perfect choice. Please note: The Apartments are accessed via stairs only. We are close to all transport - air, rail and bus. Buses run on the half hour to both the city centre and Park Beach Shopping Plaza, both about 3 kms drive. The airport is approximately 4 kms to the south and the Countrylink Train Station is across the road. There are approximately 8 trains per day and 3 in the evenings.

Neighborhood info

There are 14 superb cafes and restaurants an easy 100-metre stroll down Camperdown Street, so good dining is assured. A small shopping centre is also located in this area and the Sunday Jetty and Harbourside markets are a great morning out. Coffs Promenade, featuring great shopping and another 2 fine restaurants is just 200 metres to the west.

Language Spoken

English
Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Great location - show map
Amenities of The Observatory Self Contained Apartments
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
Sit back and relax
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Garden
Kitchen
Freedom to eat when you want
  • Dining table
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
Extra comfort
  • Socket near the bed
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Carpeted
  • Iron
Activities
  • Live music/Performance Off-site Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Beach
  • Water park Off-site Additional charge
  • Snorkeling Off-site Additional charge
  • Horseback riding Off-site Additional charge
  • Diving Off-site Additional charge
  • Bowling Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
  • Fishing Off-site Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
  • Tennis court Off-site Additional charge
Living Area
Space for everyone to be together
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
Fun for everyone under one roof
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Grocery deliveries Additional charge
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Snack bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Street parking
Transportation
  • Car rental
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Baby safety gates
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Building Characteristics
  • Private apartment in building
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Fenced pool
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Saltwater pool
Spa
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Miscellaneous
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules The Observatory Self Contained Apartments takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 5:30 PM

You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.

Check-out

6:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of AUD 100 is required on arrival. That's about 64.48USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 17 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Extra bed by request
AUD 30 per child, per night
Crib by request
AUD 30 per stay
3 - 15 years
Extra bed by request
AUD 30 per child, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Maestro Mastercard Visa Eftpos Diners Club The Observatory Self Contained Apartments accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 7:00 AM.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please note that this property has a strict 'No Party Policy'. Failure to comply with property policies may result in the eviction of guests and the loss of any deposits or payments made.

Please note for bookings of 3 or more rooms, different policies and procedures may apply. For further information please contact the property in advance, using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

Please note guide dogs are permitted on the premises.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

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

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

Please inform The Observatory Self Contained Apartments 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.

The New South Wales Government has issued a mandatory code of conduct outlining the rights and obligations of people either hosting or renting accommodations on a short-term basis, including a complaints process.

License number:

A damage deposit of AUD 100 is required on arrival. That's about 64.48USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about The Observatory Self Contained Apartments

  • Yes, there are options at this property that have a balcony. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at The Observatory Self Contained Apartments on this page.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Observatory Self Contained Apartments by:

    • Taxi 5min

  • Check-in at The Observatory Self Contained Apartments is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at The Observatory Self Contained Apartments (subject to availability) that have:

    • 1 bedroom
    • 2 bedrooms
    • 3 bedrooms

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

  • The Observatory Self Contained Apartments offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Bowling
    • Snorkeling
    • Diving
    • Tennis court
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Water park
    • Horseback riding
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Beach
    • Live music/Performance
    • Swimming pool

  • Yes, The Observatory Self Contained Apartments is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The Observatory Self Contained Apartments is 1.6 miles from the center of Coffs Harbour.

  • The prices at The Observatory Self Contained Apartments may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at The Observatory Self Contained Apartments (subject to availability) that can accommodate:

    • 2 guests
    • 4 guests
    • 6 guests

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

  • The nearest beach is 2,600 feet from The Observatory Self Contained Apartments.

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