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Coolangatta Sands Hotel

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Cnr Griffith & McLean St, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225 Australia See on map
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room is clean, had a comfortable bed with storage lockers. A door led out to a large verandah. Key card needed to access room and to access main door leading up to the accommodation level on first floor. The shared bathroom had lots of...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

I like the homey ambience of this hostel. Friendly staff. Clean. Affordable. Best of all is its location which is walking distance to the beach. There is a kitchen where you can prepare your food. The only downside is the bar downstairs which can ve...More

Thank StormMars
Response from Erika M, Public Relations Manager at Coolangatta Sands HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words! We love to hear our guests enjoyed their experience with us and we hope you choose to stay with us again soon.

Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Dirty and small kitchen full of cockroaches. I book there for a whole week, I thought was a good spot close to the beach and surfbreaks. When I checked out from the hostel the girl from the reception didnt gave me back the 20 dollar...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018

Stayed tues 27/3/18 -wed 28/3/18. I arrived about 4.5 hours before could check in at 2pm and girl on reception let me put my stuff in luggage storage room however didn’t offer me any further info on what there was to do in the local...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2018

With an early morning flight to catch going back to Manila, I decided to spend a night in this hostel. It offers a safe and affordable short-term stay with clean and modern accommodation facilities. It is located in the main street and nearby the beach....More

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Response from Erika M, Digital Marketing OFficer at Coolangatta Sands HotelResponded 17 January 2018

Thank you Marxtermind, We really appreciate you taking the time to review us, we hope to see you back again soon! Enjoy your time in Australia :)

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The Coolangatta Sands Hotel, affectionately known as 'the Sands', is a historic pub that has been loved by locals since 1911. The Sands is located in the heart of Coolangatta, only a few steps from Kirra Point More Beach. Public transport is easilly accessible with Coolangatta Central bus station within 200 metres walking distance. Accommodation options at the sands include a couple of mixed dorms, a female only dorm, twin rooms, queen rooms and singlerooms.. Each room comes equipped with air-conditioning, heating, in-room safe and linen. Guests have access toa fully-equipped shared kitchen, shared bathrooms, shared lounge with TV, paid wifi and paid laundry facilities The property features a bar and Kirabelle Kitchen - the on-site restaurant serving delicious traditional pub fare. Dining options including an array of entrees, main courses, share plates, pizzas and meals the kids will love. There is also live entertainment on offer from Thursday through to Sunday. Less
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Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
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Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$51 - US$72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Coolangatta Sands Hostel
Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Coolangatta
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"Room 4 is used to get from the balcony to the bathroom regardless if it is occupied or not."
29 Jun 2016
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"Keep the distances specially if you're a clean person. Mentally and fisically."
8 Sep 2015
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"Also backpackers residences plus their restaurant / dining facilities"
17 Jul 2015
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"Better check for the other hostels or think about airBnB there ;)"
5 Jun 2015
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