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Arrival Accommodation Centre

69 Queen Street, Southport, Queensland, Australia
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Arrival Accommodation Centre
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Observation & Analysis: Walked in to 2nd floor reception to check in during the morning of 04/05/15 and I was greeted by megawatt smiles by Greg and Annette (superbly friendly people). Greg showed me my room on the 1st floor which was facing the pool along with showing me where the toilets and smoking areas were, even gave me pointers... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Arrived mid evening and was shown to my room by a friendly staff member who also helpfully pointed me in the direction of Australia Fair. Basic room with literally bed and lamp, but considering it was the room next to the toilets and showers, quite quiet. The loos and showers were clean and pleasant the whole length of my stay.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I stayed here for two nights but there were only few other guests. The place is overall clean but a little bit rundown and it lacked any atmosphere. If you're planning to go to the beaches you will have a fair walk, but for staying a night when passing through it's definitively worth the money. Parking is available in the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014 via mobile

Better than a backpackers, slightly less than a 5 star hotel. Warm friendly staff clean rooms great environment, the new G-link close by into Surfers paradise is a plus runs all weekend, not far the Australia Fair. Always good to cook in a commune style kitchen with other people from all walks of life and countries, will be back with... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We had a brilliant experience at arrival, the premises is well maintained, clean and presented. Beds are clean and comfortable. Conveniently located with just a short walk to the tram station and small store just across the road. Would highly recommend this hostel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

I really don't see why there's so many bad reviews. Myself and my girlfriend had a great time at Arrival. We found the staff to be professional, friendly and the room/bathrooms to be clean. They did explain they recently purchased the accomodation so perhaps the previous owners are to blame for the negative reviews.

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

For nearly the same price you can stay at say the Meriton with separate bedrooms, your own kitchen/bathroom plus living area with exceptionally clean accommodation. At Arrival Accommodation you get a pokey, dingy room with threadbare linen. Also if you want to sit down you have to go to communal areas, and forget about the bathrooms, disgusting. Left after one... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We paid $60/double bed/night, which was really cheap. You get what you pay for. The blanket smells a little but other than that everything is acceptable for such low price. We basically only needed a bed to lay down (rather than sleeping in our car) and hot showers. And they were all provided.

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Southport, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

great staff, really got along, very understanding and helpful. made sure i knew where evrything was. place was very clean, my boyfriend and i were there for 3 days, every morning the staff were cleaning and smiling. close to shops, went for a swim at broadwater. it was no longer then 10 minutes PACING MYSELF AKA SLOOOOW! great value for... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

This must be the cheapest private room accommodation on the gold coast. I have stayed at Arrival over the years and have always been happy. The temporary Manager has now moved on..and the new Manager is a relation to the owner, he tells me..he seem very helpful. There are 4 live in cleaners who carry out their duties each day.... More 

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