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Silver Sands Motel

2985 Gold Coast Highway, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    1 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

My family and I stayed in the Silver Sands a few years ago. It had such a profound effect on us that we now compare every hotel we stay at to it and say "Well, it can't be as bad as the Silver Sands" The place was (and apparently still is) awful. The staff are surly and usually drunk, the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2011

Give it a big miss. The grounds are full of junk cars and the owners are often abusing guests. They are rough as guts and always have cigarettes hanging out of their mouths, stinking the whole place out. the other day the woman threw a water bottle at a customers car after an argument. Same yourselves a bad experience and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2011

We stayed there 9 Days after Schoolies week had finished. Driving into the carpark we saw not only a collapsing ancient fence but Several urine Stained materesses holding it up. We had 2 rooms. Room 1 Had the lock jimmyed on the door repaired with bog. Room one had Dirty dishes with old food and insects crawling on it. Room... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2010

This place is cheap but it's rough. The location is good, central and close to the beach. Not impressed with the staff.

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