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1770 Southern Cross Tourist Retreat

2694 Roundhill Rd, Agnes Water, Queensland 4677, Australia
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A gorgeous resort just outside Agnes Water. We had a great stay here for three nights. Easy trip into the town and beach but so peaceful in it's setting. Great friendly staff who will join guests for drinks every night. Would definitely recommend this as a base for surfing or for a chilled few days!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to stop here on the journey between fraser island and whit sundays! It was SUCH a good decision. The hostel is set in gorgeous farm land with a pond, hammocks, trees, a slack line, a pool which makes for a very relaxing, peaceful stay. The staff are all super friendly and helpful (they even carried our back packs... More

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Brisbane, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

The staff are fantastic. Free wifi. I have stayed here for 7 nights and just chilled out. Met some amazing people and had the best time. The 5 blonde European girls that work here are lovely. Moving on the hostel host place to 16 horse and 2 doggy. 3 BBQ and clean kitchen it is well looked after by Ollie... More

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Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Only stayed one night, wished it could have been longer. They have a great chilled out vibe, staff stuck around late for us to check in which was really nice. The property itself has lovely gardens which were well maintained. Room was very clean. Free breakfast was basic, just toast and spreads, but good for us and for the price... More

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Cairns, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

This place is true a amazingly chilled out hostel. Everyone is really friendly and laid back, the hostel and its grounds are a fantastic place. The only downside is the beds are the worst I've ever slept in! Other than that the owners are friendly and nice, free wifi is very handy to contact home, the bus from the priemer... More

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Zwolle, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Nice owners. The rooms were clean, bathroom shared with about 10 people. Great garden. Loved my stay here, stayed longer then planned. I guess that's a good sign. Cheap barbie's. Sitting by the campfire with a beer and someone playing the guitar, nothing more to wish for! I recommend to do Scootoroo and take a surflesson (if needed) for only... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014 via mobile

I've travelled around Australia for 2 years and this is definitely one of the best hostels I've stayed at. There's nothing to fault, the staff are amazingly friendly and helpful and would do anything to make sure you enjoy your time here. All areas are very clean and its got a wonderful relaxed atmosphere. They offer a shuttle to the... More

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here recently just for one night. It had a cool laid back vibe. The staff were all travellers working their tourist visa. Rooms are 6 bed dorms with nice en suite with huge hot shower. There are no locks on the door which seemed weird at first and we nearly didn't stay here because of this reason but apparently... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Only stayed here for 1 night. Lovely hostel. Pick up service from premier busstop is perfect. Can not expect less because I had to pay 30 dollars for return shuttle to the busstop. Free shuttle into town. The only problem is that you cannot do any laundry because of the fact that the only water used in the hostel is... More

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Me and my friend stayed here for 3 nights and absolutely loved this place it was paradise!! As 2 young british girls backpacking around Australia this hostel definitely hit the spot. With a lovely clean 6 bed dorm with a immaculately clean en suite bathroom without even looking at the rest of this hostel it was a winner in our... More

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Additional Information about 1770 Southern Cross Tourist Retreat

Address: 2694 Roundhill Rd, Agnes Water, Queensland 4677, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Agnes Water
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 16 Specialty lodging in Agnes Water
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Come and experience for yourself, a resort style hostel with a Club Med feel! Get comfy in our large 4-6 share ensuite dorms that wont break your budget, or pamper yourself in our private deluxe double rooms with ensuite, TV, DVD & fridge. Dorms & doubles with shared facilities also available. Huge common area with Digital TV, Ping pong, Fuseball, Pool table, boards games + book exchange.We have a swimming pool with elephant fountains perfect for cooling off after a hot day at the beach. Hammocks to chill out with a good book and lots of under-cover areas to get out of the sun or rain. The resort is set on 16 acres of land with a pretty little lake that has a jetty a free paddle boat, horses grazing in the paddocks and loads of tropical gardens to stroll through, perfect for nature lovers. Lots of areas for a bit of meditation or yoga as the sun is rising or setting or a game of football, volley ball or cricket. During your stay why not treat yourself to a relaxing massage or beauty treatment in our "Healing Hut". (extra special prices for our guests)Our on site bar "Karma bar" with super cheap drinks and beer garden surrounds the pool area and is perfect for the afternoon drink to quench your thirst after you arrive home from any of the amazing tours Agnes / 1770 has to offer. Free Breakfast Free Tea & Coffee all day every day!Free Motel Quality Linen.Free DVD hire. Free Hoola Hoops.Free Courtesy Shuttle to beach + shops (3 minute drive)Free pickup for the Greyhound bus service* FREE 24 hour internet Cafe ANDWI FI !! and a cinema room with a selection of over 300 free DVDs!!We believe as does Lonely Planet 2010 and 2009 \' Our Pick and Highly Recommended that we have something pretty special here at Southern Cross Backpackers + We want to share it with YOU! Expect the best in service. Our Motto LIVE IN THE DREAM! ... more   less 
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