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Aquarius on the Beach

75 The Strand, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Safety Beach, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Requested a high level room - very obliging - 12th floor - magnificent views overlooking The Strand and Magnetic Island. Lovely up-dated room- clean, very comfy beds, good size and great little balcony. Staff friendly and helpful. Great location for a lovely walk down The Strand and beachfront cafes and restaurants.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed for 6 nights on level 10 in a non-refurbished room. Room was adequate despite being dated & the low nightly rate reflected this. Beds were very comfy and we were pleasantly surprised to have a double and single as I booked the room with my son. Deck outlook was amazing and views were breathtaking. Great coffee shops and fast... More

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Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Spectacular views, every room looks out over the beach at Magnetic Island. The room is a good size, we were a group of three adults. The staff were very friendly, professional and helpful. There is no restaurant on site, but there are plenty close by. All in all, very clean and well turned out establishment. We will definitely stay there... More

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Value: excellent Staff: helpful, polite lovely Accomidation: Comfortable View: Exceptional Room Service: Rembering that this is supposed to be a FOUR star hotel, if you stay for a week, you don't get 'daily room service.' Hang on, you don't even get 'half weekly room service.' If you want that, you are asked to pay extra. Are you kidding me? Be... More

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Exeter, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently stayed here for two nights and thoughly enjoyed it. Even the rooms are small it was very comfortable for two persons and the room and the whole complex was very clean and the staff were very professional & helpful. The view was fantastic we were on the 11th floor. Would stay there again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some may say the rooms are small but if you want somewhere to lay your head in a great location on the esplanade in Townsville then this is the place. We really enjoyed our stay there and would love to go back sometime

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent two nights in a unit on the 4th floor. The unit was small, but adequate. Had a small kitchenette with a fridge and microwave. The bed was comfortable and although the complex is quite old our unit was clean and tidy. Views from the balcony were fantastic - looking out over Magnetic Island. As other reviewers have mentioned, if... More

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Noosa, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love the location of this hotel ( though others may not) I like to wander the Strand, check out the sweaty runners, eat buffalo wings at Longboards and have a beer at the Seaview Hotel. And that is the Strand...! This hotel is incredible value for money, and the management here are fantastic. The views are amazing and so... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good location opposite the Beach and walking distance to restaurants. All rooms have a balcony and sea views. Rooms are clean and most have been refurbished. Large car park. Nice swimming pool. Good value here.

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Murwillumbah, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in a refurbished room 911. It was a lovely room with great views. However, we could not leave our door open at all as we had smokers on the balcony below us and one (who seemed to smoke constantly) above us. What a pity!

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Address: 75 The Strand, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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Location: Australia > Queensland > Townsville
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