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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I treated my mother to an overnight stay in a Harbourview Apartment and got to enjoy it as well. The apartment was amazing with the most magnificent view of the harbour, filled with modern appliances, a lovely deep bath and luxurious toiletries. What really made...More

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    Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

    We are non-campers but found this experience truly perfect. We were in a two-bedroom glamping tent and every possible comfort was provided. The tent and grounds were spotless. We were able to choose the kids movie which was shown in the island cinema, although in...More

    3  Thank Kate M
    Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

    We received our glamping visit as a gift for our engagement. Best idea for a present! Was such an exciting experience and something we probably would have never done for ourselves. The whole experience was fun and enjoyed our time visiting the island. We went...More

    1  Thank MegSar
    Reviewed 16 March 2018

    March 2018. Toilet did not flush, toilet light inoperative, No soap in toilet soap dispenser/s. Almost blocked shower drain/s. Toilet paper levels getting very low. There should be more toilets than showers. Showers need at least two wall hooks located away from shower heads. Lighting...More

    1  Thank G T
    Reviewed 13 March 2018

    We booked a 'Glamping' campsite - we are experienced campers thanks to our camper trailer and whilst the 'Glamping' campsite was great it was really no different to a normal camping experience. It was an unusual experience arriving on a busy ferry, through busy harbour...More

    Thank Peter T
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    Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    Price range
    US$61 - US$64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    Number of rooms
    5
    Location
    Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Cockatoo Island
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    Peter_Rath
    19 February 2018|
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    Response from Edith L | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Peter, You can choose your spot when you book online, the best one is “A Reserve” which is facing the water and I would recommend. That one was for someone who bring your own tent and gear. There were also something... More
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    Dot95
    13 April 2016|
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    Response from CockatooIsland | Property representative |
    Hi Dot96 The visitor regulations are listed on our website and are onsite and these are in place for the safety of our visitors. Thanks Cockatoo Island
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    Dot95
    13 April 2016|
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    Response from CockatooIsland | Property representative |
    Hi Dot95 Thanks for your question. You are most welcome to bring bottled water to the island. We have made the cafe aware of the water policy, and we are working with them to provide improved customer service in the... More
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    "Opt for a harbourview apartment for the best experience"
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    "Sunrise and sunset views were very spectacular."
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    "take a pic nic sit back and enjoy your surroundings"
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    "If you do not like sleeping down, upgrade to Glamping tent. Take an extra sleeping mattress if you are taking..."
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