Anchorage, Port Stephens

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Corlette Point Road
Corlette, NSW 2315


Anchorage Port Stephens offers luxury hotel accommodation overlooking the Anchorage Marina, Corlette Beach and the unspoilt waters of Port Stephens. Only two and a half hours drive from Sydney, Anchorage Port Stephens is the perfect seaside weekend escape.

Nestled between rugged bush and sea the Anchorage boutique retreat offers luxury seaside accommodation in the beautiful New South Wales region of Nelson Bay, Port Stephens. From your private balcony or verandah you can take in the fantastic sea views, breathe in the clean sea air and feel the salty breeze. Wander around the retreat's marina and check out the action among the yachts and fishing boats.

Relax on the neighbouring beach and watch dolphins frolicking past. Take a cruise around Port Stephens bay, explore the waterways by sea kayak or visit one of the nearby surf beaches. Enjoy the freshest local seafood at Merretts restaurant and finish it off with a nightcap at our Captains bar or with a romantic stroll along the seawall before you retire to your accommodation.

The sea has a great way of soothing the soul and Anchorage Port Stephens is the perfect seaside escape.

Notes Relating to Event Suitability:

Located right on the waters' edge in the beautiful Nelson Bay region, Anchorage Port Stephens offers a unique seaside venue ideal for medium sized conferences and executive retreats.

Featuring two main meeting rooms that can be divided into four separate rooms, each boasts full water views and natural lighting with the largest space perfect for a cocktail function for up to 160 delegates. A full business centre is at your disposal in addition to conference facilities including AV equipment, electronic whiteboard and broadband and wireless internet access in the main conference rooms. A variety of guest lounges and breakout rooms are also available.

If team building is of major importance to your conference we offer an extensive list of local team building activities on sea or land. There is an onsite booking office who can arrange all your activities or unique team building and training programs can be developed. The extensive list includes everything from desert dune racing to guided National Park tours.

Anchorage is also a perfect destination for inclusion in your corporate incentive program.


Floor Plan

Venue Capacities

Accommodaton Rating:4 star
Number of Rooms - Accommodation: 80
Maximum Capacity - Accommodation: 150

Notes Relating to Accommodation:

Built in the style of a cosy fishing village, Anchorage features 80 guest rooms housed in four interlinked guesthouses lining the marina’s edge. Each room or suite features its own balcony or verandah, almost all with unobstructed views of the sparkling waters of Port Stephens.

Anchorage Room

Our Anchorage Room features a king bed and ensuite bathroom. Interconnecting rooms and twin options are available. There are two Anchorage Rooms designed for disabled guests.

Captains Suites

Our executive king-size Captains Suites boast a separate lounge room and ensuite bathroom. Interconnecting with a twin Anchorage Room, this provides an ideal young family suite.

Loft Suite

Unique and cosy, our Loft Suite feature a mezzanine bedroom, dormer windows and a downstairs lounge room and balcony. Bathrooms also feature baths with spa jets.

Master Suite

The executive Master Suite boasts 180-degree panoramic views of Port Stephens. The Suite includes a master bedroom, lounge, dining area, main marble bathroom with double sized spa and additional guest bathroom. It also interconnects with a twin room to form a Family Suite.

Minimum Capacity 2Cocktail party - 3 hours food & beverage$
Maximum Capacity 160Lunch or Dinner - 4 hours food and beverage$
Maximum Standing 160Conference - Day package$
Maximum Table Seating 120ACCOMMODATIONFROM
Maximum Theatre 140Per Room$

Notes Relating to Venue Capacities:

Anchorage also offers 5 guest lounges also with natural lighting as additional meeting rooms/breakout rooms for groups of up to 20 delegates. 

ROOMCocktail Cocktail with Dance Floor Banquet Banquet with Dance Floor Theatre Theatre with Dance Floor Classroom U-Shape Style Boardroom Style Area (M2) Ceiling Height (M)
Chesworth 1  80    50    70    50  22  22  72  2.46
Chesworth 2  80    50    70    50  22  22  72  2.46
Chesworth  160    120    140    110  48  52  144  2.46
Thurlow 1  30    20    30    25  11  12  33  2.46
Thurlow 2  30    20    30    25  11  12  33  2.46
Thurlow  60    48    60    40  20  30  65  2.46
5 guest lounge areas  20        20    10  9  12    

Event Suitability

Conference:  yes
Corporate:  yes
Social:  yes
Wedding Receptions:  yes
Wedding Ceremonies:  yes
Training Events:  yes
Sporting Club Events:  yes
21st Birthdays:  yes
Deb Balls and School Formals:  yes
After Parties:  no
Underage Events:  yes
18th Birthdays:  no
Religious Events:  yes
Dinner Dances:  yes
Exhibition/Product Launch:  yes
Concerts:  no
Hens & Bucks Nights:  no

Food & Beverages

Catered:  yes
Allow External Catering:  no
Licensed:  yes
Allow External Beverages:  no
Licensed Hours:  12pm Mon - Sat, 10pm Sun

Other Requirements

AV - Sound Lighting, Staging Etc.:  yes
Views:  yes
Parking:  yes
Outdoor Facilities:  yes
Disabled Access and Facilities:  yes
Public Transport Nearby:  yes

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