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Beachside Holiday Units

38 Horseshoe Bay Rd | QLD, Bowen, Queensland 4805, Australia
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The location of this place right in the beach is stunning. Early morning paddle with my girls started the day off beautifully! The room was average. It was quite cheap, clean, had hot water. However it was quite run down and the ceiling is super thin, we woke at 4am while someone was stomping about upstairs. Toilet took ages to... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Management - It was hard to write this review, because the manager was a really nice person and had a friendly laid back attitude, which is wonderfully typical of Nth Queenslanders. A tip, management are not always on site to greet guests, but they have a system that works and it won't stop you from settling in for the evening.... More 

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Hervey Bay, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Fantastic location, rooms were clean and tidy and comfortable. Beautiful view and above ground pool was alot of fun with kids (making whirl pools, which you simply cant do in a big pool). Staff were super friendly and made to feel like home.

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Gladstone, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

This is the only time I have booked somwhere without seeing it first and I will never do it again! 10 cockroach baits in the wardrobe, dirty floors and kitchen, mould all over bathroom. Once I saw the state of the room I walked out, and checked into another hotel... Guy was understanding, but being last minute I still had... More 

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Home Hill, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

Stayed two nights in a 2 bedroom ocean view unit. Shame there was no supervisor or owner on property. Guests parked their cars in garden not carpark. This place just needs a little extra attention to make it top notch. I would stay again. Second bedroom just a long narrow room, two single beds end to end with no fittings,... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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12 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

We stayed here for a week. My husband, myself and 14 year old son. The beach is lovely relaxing entertainment. On the right tide you can see amazing beach side creatures. Walk to the local Chinese restaurant. Is on the local town bus service route. Fishing was also easy to do off the rocks near by and some great walking... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

I have recently stayed at this establishment. The only advise I can offer is that if you are looking for a bare minimum basic accommodation, then you can’t go wrong. Honestly I was surprised at how basic this room was, considering it being such a tourist location. It is functional, but do not expect any creature comforts. I would look... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

We spent a beautiful week last August 2012; the place is really peaceful, just in front of the beach; the swimminpool was closed but it was so lovely to watch so many different types of birds coming in the afternoon drinking water, they made an authentical "aussie" concert! George, the staff manager, was very kind and helpful and we really... More 

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115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

My studio room was clean and reasonably comfortable and roomy and up to my expectations for the price paid. The view to the beach is mainly obstructed though by the tropical vegetation. I would rate the rooms as 3 and a half star. Comfortable bed, quiet location, but the beach itself was a big disappointment. The property too is quite... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

I chose to stay as I wanted to be close to the beach to relax after work while I had business in Bowen. Phil was very helpful and accommodating with anything I needed. I am booking in to stay there on my return trip next week.

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