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Cypress Lakes Golf and Country Club

Oaks Cypress Lakes Resort | Corner McDonalds & Thompsons Roads, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
+61 2 4993 1555
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Tee With a View

This golf course is the most picturesque in the Pokolbin area & I believe the most enjoyable. It's... read more

Reviewed February 23, 2018
javery67
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Hunter Valley, Australia
Large villa, good buffet breakfast

Our villa was large and comfortable, but lacking personality. The pools were good but had... read more

Reviewed January 7, 2018
alexkb93
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Sydney, Australia
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Located in the beautiful wine district of the Hunter Valley, Cypress Lakes is a picturesque 6,487 metre par 72 18-hole championship golf course and is ranked among the top resort courses in Australia. Each tee and green offers stunning panoramic views of the Hunter Valley’s famous vineyards and the surrounding Brokenback mountain range. This Championship layout boasts dramatic fairways shapes and elevation changes, 60 strategically located bunkers and generous greens that are in superb condition year round. Significant golf course infrastructure investment by the Oaks Hotels group is quickly catapulting Cypress Lakes to the top of must play resort destinations in Australia.
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  • Very good43%
  • Average23%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Oaks Cypress Lakes Resort | Corner McDonalds & Thompsons Roads, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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+61 2 4993 1555
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Reviewed February 23, 2018

This golf course is the most picturesque in the Pokolbin area & I believe the most enjoyable. It's well maintained & the staff are friendly & helpful. The cost is fair for a course of this quality. Keep your eye out for the wildlife &...More

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CypressLakes, General Manager at Cypress Lakes Golf and Country Club, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2018

Thank you. This week proudly announced in Australian Golf Digest - Cypress Lakes retruns to the Top 100. At 85 Under new ownership, Cypress Lakes has flourished by artfully and effectively addressing its bunker design issues and associated conditioning concerns. Fourteen years after it last...More

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Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

Our villa was large and comfortable, but lacking personality. The pools were good but had uncomfortable sun beds which can’t be adjusted and only sit up right. The golf course was great and enjoyed playing tennis. Beautiful scenery. The hotel foyer and grounds were nice...More

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CypressLakes, General Manager at Cypress Lakes Golf and Country Club, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2018

Thank you for your kind review. The Golf and Country club certainly focussed on the social aspect of membership whilst the accommodation, terraced into the natural bushland surroundings, providing Guests with extraordinary views over the golf course fairways, Broken Back Range and the resorts own...More

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Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful course with lots of challenges, pro shop staff were friendly & helpful. Accommodation clean and quiet. Catering was delicious and plentiful. Resort staff were fantastic: Thanks to Melinda, Shane, Athol, Pete, Dave, Scott and all the breakfast staff. We can’t wait to visit again.More

Thank Julie T
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CypressLakes, General Manager at Cypress Lakes Golf and Country Club, responded to this reviewResponded December 29, 2017

Hello Julie Good to meet you both before you headed off home. Your feedback on our service delivery so very much appreciated. I’m glad you enjoyed the golf here at Cypress Lakes. Melinda, Shane, Athol, Pete, Dave, Scott and all the breakfast staff and I...More

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Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

Visited by chance. Had $20 deal which include a main and a drink of house wine, beer or soft drink. 6-8 choices of mains. We had goats cheese ravioli and crumbed chicken . Chicken was not dry and a large serve with non greasy chips...More

Thank Carina H
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CypressLakes, General Manager at Cypress Lakes Golf and Country Club, responded to this reviewResponded December 28, 2017

Carina Thank you for taking us up on the lunch call to action. Good menu now, but looking forward to the updated Bistro menu on 29th January - our new Executive Chef is excited to launch with his concepts as we head into 2018. look...More

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Reviewed November 27, 2017 via mobile

We had a fabulous time at this resort. The golf course is magnificent and it is just a beautiful setting. Quiet but central to the wineries, restaurants etc. Great accommodation.

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CypressLakes, General Manager at Cypress Lakes Golf and Country Club, responded to this reviewResponded December 8, 2017

Proud to confirm that Cypress has been announced the WINNER for “Australia’s best Golf Hotel 2017” Thank you for the terrific review and very much appreciate you joining us her ein the Hunter Valley. Sincerely Niel Mason

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Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Needed a place to take my golfing son for his birthday.. had two in mind.. trip advisor consulted.. decision made even though 1 1/2 longer to get there.. Not disappointed.. initial impressions was this is good.. good club house.. nice reception staff.. directions to two...More

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CypressLakes, General Manager at Cypress Lakes Golf and Country Club, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2017

Good morning Thank you so much for choosing to celebrate your son's birthday with us here in the Hunter Valley. Cypress Lakes Golf & Country Club introduces Scott Cubis – PGA Golf Pro taking this iconic course to Corporate Australia and membership into a new...More

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Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

Stayed in a recently fully renovated two bedroom villa overlooking the golf course and a two minute walk to the restaurant and club house Owner has equipped the villa with beautiful linen and towels and a gourmet kitchen with full-size dishwasher and even touches like...More

Thank Reed S
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CypressLakes, General Manager at Cypress Lakes Golf and Country Club, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2017

Good morning Reed Thank you for posting to this forum and I’m just letting you know I’ve received it and personally responding. I very much appreciate you choosing to stay with us here in the Hunter and so pleased the Villa provided you everything you...More

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Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend for family or group stay here. Very cozy and feel like home. It is well equipped with daily living. However, it is a little dusty around most corners and kitchen utensils also required washing before use. Overall, satisfying stayed.More

Thank Jazryl W
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CypressLakes, General Manager at Cypress Lakes Golf and Country Club, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2017

Hi Jazryl We very much appreciate the recommendation - thank you. Apologies for the housekeeping oversight - Tarnya is all over this and here and the housekeepers just working harder to get their work recognised for all the right reasons. We follow all this up...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2017

Four of us stayed in Villa 787 for 2 nights as we had a wedding to attend in the area. The well-presented villa was two storeys. Both bedrooms had ensuites and were located on the top floor with the comfortable and spacious living/kitchen area downstairs....More

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CypressLakes, General Manager at Cypress Lakes Golf and Country Club, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2017

Good morning Bronte Thank you so much for the recommendation of Cypress Lakes Resort to your family, friends and work colleagues as a lovely escape in the Hunter Valley. Appreciate you choosing to stay with us to attend the wedding - hope it was a...More

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Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

We stayed for a long weekend in one of the villas & had an enjoyable time. There is plenty to do at the resort as well as nearby. Swimming, basketball, tennis & golf kept us occupied on site as well as enjoying the Hunter Valley...More

Thank Paul R
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CypressLakes, General Manager at Cypress Lakes Golf and Country Club, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2017

Good morning Paul, First up, thank you so much for the terrific feedback on our service delivery - this is much appreciated and certainly shared with all staff in recognition of their efforts. To your accommodation - nothing more important than a good night sleep....More

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