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Mariners North Holiday Apartments

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7 Mariners Drive, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Merimbula, Australia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To put it simply, there is no better apartment complex in Townsville than Mariners North. It wins everytime for its unbelievable location right on the sands of the Strand, it's convenience to facilities including restaurants and shops, the spaciousness of the apartments, it's cleanliness and presentation, but above all, the truly amazing outlook. We had six weeks there some years... More 

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BenBritAustralia, Owner at Mariners North Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Hi David, Its great to hear your thoughts on Mariners North & it's certainly appreciated. What a fabulous review & I am extremely grateful. Your upfront description & remarks on the property is certainly what we strive to achieve in our business. Please feel free to contact me directly for your next stay at Mariners North. Regards, Brett Thompson Owner... More 

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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here with family when we were attending an event and found the facilities to be conveniently located to restaurants and the CBD, very clean, affordable, and the room had all of the services and amenities we required. After hours check in due to a delayed flight was organised without any issues. The view across to Maggie Island was... More 

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BenBritAustralia, Owner at Mariners North Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Hi BB, Yes, we are certainly an ideal venue for families or groups. We appreciate the review of the property, & especially that we ticked all of your boxes. Its great to hear the after hour check-in went smoothly after your flight was delayed. We look forward to seeing you back in Townsville. Don't hesitate to call me directly next... More 

N.Ireland
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55 reviews 55 reviews
25 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in a two-bedroom apartment on the eighth floor which gave us great views of the Strand and of Magnetic Island - having two balconies enhanced these views! The apartment was really spacious and very well equipped. The location of the apartment is excellent with easy access to the Ferry to Magnetic Island and to the city centre.

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BenBritAustralia, Owner at Mariners North Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

To PGTips NI, It's great to hear from our customers & we love knowing what they think of Mariners North. Thankyou for the review & your thoughts on the accommodation. Yes, we are certainly close to the Ferry Terminal to Magnetic Island. Just a short walk & remember if you stay 5 nights or more we include Free Transfers. Kind... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely three bedroom apartment with views over Townsville Esplanade, beach and Magnetic Island. Well positioned for walking along the Esplanade, restaurants in Flinders Street and the ferry to Magnetic Island. Nice pool too.

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BenBritAustralia, Owner at Mariners North Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Silverton31, There is no argument that we have a great location with our proximity to the Ocean, the views & walking distance to all the facilities The Strand has to offer. The 3 bedrooms certainly capture the great views with 2 balconies, both offering the best of Cleveland Bay & the Marina. We appreciate you advising us of your... More 

mission beach
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

This lovely clean and roomy 2 bedroom apartment was everything and more with the most stunning view direct over the beach and out to your right to Magnetic Island. Because it was an incredibly hot weekend we couldn't spend all our time out on the balcony but we could still enjoy from inside the apartment from each bedroom as well... More 

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BenBritAustralia, Owner at Mariners North Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Marie, Our mission is to make guests happy & we are extremely content when we get it right. Thank you for your very generous review of our property, we absolutely take great joy in hearing from our customers. Marie you have left me lost for words. What can I say that you haven't already said? We really appreciate you... More 

Sydney, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We keep coming back to Mariner's for good reason.... It's simply the best place on the mainland! We love the 3-bed apartments that have balconies facing both north-east AND south-east.. Perfect for your morning coffee or evening sundowners as the views over The Strand, of magnificent Maggie Island, and the boats at the Marina, are quite mesmerising. Evening and morning... More 

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BenBritAustralia, Owner at Mariners North Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Hi The Quiltys, What a fabulous review, it's great to have you back at Mariners North we love our return customers. There is no doubt about the 3 bedroom apartments, they have fantastic views of Magnetic Island, The Strand & the Marina from both balconies. Positive feedback from our guests really make our day & I take great pleasure in... More 

Sydney, Australia
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87 reviews 87 reviews
31 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

This is a very spacious two bedroom apartment with a great view over the water. It was reasonably well kept however could do with a bit of a freshen up. Location is a little out of the way if you have no car but still is walkable to the city centre. Air conditioning worked well but when one left the... More 

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BenBritAustralia, Owner at Mariners North Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Hi MP26, We love hearing from our customers, it's a great opportunity for us to reflect on how we can do things better. Your absolutely right when you say the apartments are spacious, they are huge. We have taken note of your comment the apartment needs to freshen up. We are continually upgrading & refurbishing apartments. Currently we have an... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

What a perfect spot to stay - 3 b/rm apartment just perfect for 2 couples - and plenty of room to move - loved the 2 balconies to look up the beach along the strand and out to Magnetic Island and out the other side over the boats and casino - the best of both worlds........the only fault is the... More 

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BenBritAustralia, Owner at Mariners North Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Rhonda, Thankyou for a fantastic review. We certainly endeavour to do our utmost to keep our customers happy. Yes, the 3 bedroom apartments do offer great views of Cleveland Bay & the Marina. Further to your comment on the air conditioning, the only option we have is to locate the air conditioning condensers on the balconies. Where possible we... More 

Cairns, Qld
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Spacious, clean, comfortable apartments equipped with everything you need. Our 2 bedroom apartment (6th floor?) had a beautiful view looking north along the length of the Strand which was attractive by day and particularly stunning at night. I love this location as the Strand is easily accessible with its' restaurants, cafes, kids water park and playground and beautifully landscaped walking... More 

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BenBritAustralia, Owner at Mariners North Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Hi bugs_scare_me, I certainly agree with your statement "Best View of The Strand in Townsville". Our location captures the entire landscape of The Strand & the magnificent view of Cleveland Bay including Magnetic Island. The Strand is a great asset to Townsville & offers a variety facilities including the Water Park; Patrolled Beaches; Rock Pool; BBQ's; Restaurants etc. Our reception... More 

Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
28 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Perfectly placed complex to make the most of water views and sun. All apartments face the water/beach and most balconies receive almost day long sun. Large complex of various sized well equipped apartments to suit most family needs. Extremely well run in and efficient but very friendly manner. Very clean both inside and the grounds ie. pool and garden. Moments... More 

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BenBritAustralia, Owner at Mariners North Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Noela, It's great to hear you had an enjoyable time during your stay at Mariners North. We appreciate you recommending us so highly & in particular your comments on the efficiency of our business. We do take pride in maintaining our grounds. We look forward to welcoming you back in Townsville. Regards, Brett Thompson Owner Operator More 

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