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3.0 of 5 Condominium   |   69 Ferny Avenue, Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4217, Australia
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Raffles Royale
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014
Lisa H Hobart, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Hobart, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Me and my 2 girls. 8 and 12 years old, stayed at Raffles for 9 nights, The staff were great always helpful if you need anything (very nice family run hotel), It was very cheap, neat, clean, comfortable beds, good size 2 bedroom apartment, private balcony, air condition,washing machine, dryer, microwave and everything else you would need. The pool was... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Tuesday 18th November 2014 3:25PM (AEST) Since November 2009, I have traveled throughout New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria reviewing and inspecting the quality of accommodation providers from pub hotels with severely poor customer ratings through to superior five star establishments who have missed the mark against a rigorous Quality Assurance model and framework, which is adopted by the Leading... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

After reading a few reviews, I had my doubts...but as soon as I opened the door I was amazed at the amount of space I had. My own private balcony, fully decked out kitchen, washing machine, dryer, air-con. O.K so a few things weren't fully functional, but at $69 a night, this is the best I've seen for that price... More 

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Wagga Wagga, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Have to tell of our experience of Raffles...we stayed as family for a reunion again in July 2014, having stayed there for 2-3 weeks every year for the past 8 years. Our stay has always been pretty faultless with any request met with ease by on-site management. Great BBQ and pool area for sharing with friends. 5 minute walk to... More 

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Melbourne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

My family was very well looked after and we loved the pool area which our balcony overlooked! It's a bit noisy but hey it's the middle of surfers right? Nice facilities and economical. Easy access shops and all the best attractions of the Gold Coast Thanks!

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Cairns
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I had the misfortune of staying here on the weekend of 2nd August and it was the biggest waste of money ever. We had a 2 bedroom unit on the top floor. We climbed the 3 flights of stairs to get there only to open the door on the shabbiest unit I have ever seen. It was dirty and shabby,... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

Basic 1 room apartment. Simple cooking facilities, washing machine and drier. Right on pacific highway. Spotlessly clean but appears to have been decorated by Ikea. The blinds are not light proof so some of the area lighting enters the bedroom all night. The G: tram although not yet open to the public runs until fairly late and is noticeable. I... More 

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Bay of Plenty
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I had read the reviews after I booked and was worried. I had emailed ahead and asked if they could mind our bag until check-in, they said they would, but when we got there our room was ready hours before check-in time. The manager was very friendly throughout the entire week we were there and we had no problem with... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Not tiring to be rude but i would not like anyone else on there first trip to the Gold coast to experience what we did... To get this Started i would like to note we did not expect the Hilton however we did expect some sort of self respect in owning a business.We know its a cheap stay but getting... More 

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Cessnock, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014 via mobile

I tried to cancel my accommodation and was laughed at and told they would not cancel it, even though I was told I could when I booked. Very bad experience and would not recommend to anyone. Even though it seems great value, I would spend the money elsewhere. Very rude staff and very uncooperative

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Address: 69 Ferny Avenue, Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4217, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Surfers Paradise
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Raffles Royale 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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Raffles Royale Gold Coast/Surfers Paradise

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