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Sandcastles On The Beach Mooloolaba

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Cnr. Parkyn Parade & River Esplanade, Mooloolaba, Queensland 4557, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We spent 8 nights in July, the apartments are so close to town it's just a matter of going downstairs and out into the Main Street .So close to bars and restaurants , you can eat out and in .The pool is heated and my wife said it was lovely to swim in at the time of the year .... More 

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Sunshine Coast, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is by far the worst experience I have had when staying in accommodation. We paid $295 for the 'best' room and it was so small, the view from the balcony was the bins at the Mooloolaba Surf Club! The Managers obviously have no idea how to run a business well. We were forced to pack up and go home... More 

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ManagerBridgette, Manager at Sandcastles On The Beach Mooloolaba, responded to this review

Hi Clea, Many thanks for taking the time to place a review. As you did not advise us of any issues you had with your apartment during your overnight stay, we were unaware that you were not happy and chose to leave. It has been unseasonably cold this winter which is why we have extra heaters and blankets available if... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sand castles is rather unique in that al the apartments are one bedroom. Good for couples but not family's. We had a top floor unit on the northern corner with a sun deck accesses by a circular stair case. The unit got sun all day in winter & had a 180 degree view of the beach. Our unit was on... More 

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ManagerBridgette, Manager at Sandcastles On The Beach Mooloolaba, responded to this review

Hi Terry, Many thanks for your kind words - we took over Sandcastles in February 2014 and really enjoy being able to provide all our guests with excellence in customer service. As you said, being all one bedroom apartments, Sandcastles is not suitable for groups or families. Our location would have to be the best in Mooloolaba and we encourage... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

We just spent the Easter long weekend at the Sandcastle and had a great time. We stayed in room 301 facing away from the ocean and the apartment was a good size with a small kitchen, laundry in the bathroom and a few foxtel channels on the tv. The balcony was a good size with 4 seat table, clothes drying... More 

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Berryville, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights and really loved it all. Location was perfect we stayed in apartment 403 and it was perfect. Beautiful views of the ocean and a rooftop terrace. Bridgette and Charlie really went out of their way to make sure we were happy. Next time we are over in Australia we will be sure to stay... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Stayed here for the Australia Day weekend and loved it. For its location, it's great value for money and probably as close as you can get to being on the beach. Ideal for a couple having a weekend away. Bridget and her lovely husband can't do enough to make your stay comfortable; they even brought out the DVDs when the... More 

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Maryborough, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Surprisingly very simple to find in Mooloolaba, following the signs to a Underwater world, situated right across the road. I'm regular visitor to the shopping area underneath, trendy and up to date shops with great view of ocean and only metres from the Surf club and water. Is friendly welcoming feeling about here, rooms are modern and welcoming.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

My wife and I had the pleasure of staying at Sandcastles on the Beach Mooloolaba for just shy of 2 weeks. The experience was really priceless in being able to relax somewhere with awesome sea views, staff that would assist without question (Not that we needed much but knowing if we did it was there). Bridgette & Charlie were top... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We stayed at Sandcastles over the Xmas/New Year period in an apartment with sea views and were really impressed!! What a fantastic place!!! Our apartment was modern, very clean and very comfortable. Best location ever, with an easy stroll to the beach, surf club, cafes, bars and restaurants. The staff were great and Bridgette & her husband (sorry I've forgotten... More 

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Although we had an enjoyable short stay here and it is in a great location, and although the rooms and service were acceptable, we found it very run down. The décor is cheap and dated and the fixtures and fitting tired and rusty. We booked with a grand expectation based on the web presentation, alas it is not good value... More 

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