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Mystique Beach House

Olive St, Newell Beach, Queensland 4873, Australia
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Mystique Beach House
Ranked #2 of 2 Newell Beach B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

For the ridiculous price per night of $650 there is no way that Mystique is worth the money! I have to write this review whilst I am staying here as my disappointment and anger about the place needs to be expressed now rather than when we leave! Unfortunately we have fully paid for this place for a week and I... More

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

We rented another of Executive Retreat's properties earlier in the year and though the house was beautifully situated on the beach, it was poorly equipped - no jug for water, no where to hang wet washing, no sharp cooking knives and a really substandard array of cutlery and china. When we arrived we were locked out notwithstanding that we had... More

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61 reviews 61 reviews
8 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013 via mobile

We had similar problems with Executive Retreats at another house in Port Douglas. Check in was chaotic to say the least, the pool was filthy and nothing was explained to us. The remote controls for fans TVs etc were dead and we had to go out and buy batteries to get them working. The freezer didnt work so our food... More

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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Amazing house right on the beach with spectacular outlook. The house is beautiful and and in a perfect location. The service was great and we could not fault any part of our stay. Having travelled extensively around the world for many years it was great find such a beautiful location and house to stay in Australia's far north. We could... More

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Sydney, Australia
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

My family and I had the pleasure to stay at Mystique. Firstly, we were personally greeted by the hosts, shown everything at the house and assured that if we needed anything they were just a phone call away. They made us feel so welcome. What a relaxing and enjoyable two weeks. The location was amazing (right on the beach) large... More

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Townsville, Australia
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113 reviews 113 reviews
38 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013 via mobile

I understand a fairly negative view has been taken by most reviewers. Stayed on second family trip in two years with Executive Retreats and it was wonderful... First time in this house. Very well erupt clean and good aircon. Great pool comfortable bed and spacious. The peace and tranquility of the beach and the fact it is off beaten track... More

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Hong Kong, China
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

We stayed at another Executive Retreats property in Newell Beach and were deeply disappointed. We flew half way across the world to enjoy a wonderful holiday at a beach house in Australia only to be told upon arrival that we could not swim in the water due to the marine stingers that are deadly. These stingers are in the water... More

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Sydney, Australia
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2012

We spent two weeks at Mystique. The home has a lovely position and a good layout. However for $650 a night it has a disappointing fit out. Inside, the main issues are a very uncomfortable lounge and dining setting, a very poorly equipped kitchen - cheap crockery, utentsils & cookware, and only one tv. When you are in a four... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

We stayed at another property managed by Executive Retreats and had a similarly bad experience with the managing hosts. We had problems with noise at night from a neighbouring property that we had tried to resolve ourselves to no avail. When we asked the host to come and assist he yelled at me that it was not his problem and... More

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1 review
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2011

We went to Mystique Beach house in Newell Beach for 5 nights, it was for our wedding so this was an extremely important decision for us, as we were having the wedding dinner at the house with our 12 members of our family. The property is managed by Executive Retreats, and we paid several thousand to stay here, so we... More

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Address: Olive St, Newell Beach, Queensland 4873, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Daintree Region > Newell Beach

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