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Waves Maroochy River

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36-38 Duporth Ave, Maroochydore, Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Maroochydore, Queensland 4558, Australia
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  • Location
    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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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Wow, this place was everything other reviewers said and more! We were on the 7th floor and the view was spectacular! It was hard to actually leave the apartment because we kept wanting to go out onto the balcony and look at the view. There were boats sailing past, people fishing and of course the tide coming in and out... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the penthouse two bedroom suite for a week. Fabulous views as you are right on/over the water. Watched the pelicans, cormorants and other birds fishing on the outgoing tides. The sound of the rising and falling tides was a gentle backdrop as was the quiet roar of the ocean. Two floors for the penthouse with large hot spa, big... More 

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Hobart, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location, 1 minute walk to Ocean Street which has some great food options for all occasions. Absolutely amazing views from our room we stayed on the 7th floor and when we arrived we got to our front gate and saw the Maroochy River on dusk as the staff had left our front door open as well as the sliding... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have recently returned from a Wonderful Week at Waves. We had a beautiful, spacious, corner unit on an upper floor with spectacular views over the ocean, river and Cotton Tree. The unit was well appointed, very clean and had everything we needed. Woolworths, Pharmacy and Specialty stores directly opposite was a real bonus. We enjoyed the magnificent Sunrise each... More 

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WavesResort, Manager at Waves Maroochy River, responded to this review

Hi Pam Thank you for such a lovely review and we are glad you enjoyed your time here at Waves. The views and location we have here are very impressive and hard to beat on the Sunny Coast! It was only a few weeks ago we had a newly married couple spend their wedding night here with us and they... More 

Biggenden, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Loved it!! So relaxing & close to shops, great restaurants & right across from the Big Top Market Fresh shopping complex was extremely handy. We had a corner room on the 5th floor with awesome views towards Mooloolaba, balconies off main & second bedrooms & the beds were very comfy. Our apartment was luxurious, spacious, clean and quiet with great... More 

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WavesResort, Manager at Waves Maroochy River, responded to this review

Hi Julie We hope you are on the mend now and we look forward to having you stay again next time you get the chance to head away. As you suggested we believe we have one of the best locations on the Sunshine Coast with the newly renovated Big Top Market Fresh shopping complex and Ocean Street dining precinct directly... More 

Urangan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

My wife and I spent our 23rd wedding anniversary at Waves...I had requested the staff order a dozen red roses to be in the room when we arrived...this was done without hesitation and they also threw in a bottle of wine for our celebration. The staff were very accommodating and my wife absolutely adored the red roses. The unit was... More 

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WavesResort, Manager at Waves Maroochy River, responded to this review

Hi Ashleya Thank you for the lovely review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay here at Waves and hope it was a memorable time away for you and your wife to celebrate your anniversary. Maybe it can become an annual trip! We do pride ourselves on the fact that as Managers, we are hands on and have the ability... More 

Canberra, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 via mobile

Great apartments with amazing views of the ocean and river, awesome facilities including the pool, gym and communal BBQ, super friendly staff, and an added bonus of the big top across the road, will definitely be back again!

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WavesResort, Manager at Waves Maroochy River, responded to this review

Hi Ashlouisee Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, obviously we love positive feedback but also encourage all feedback whether it be positive or not as we feel this provides other travelers unbiased opinions when they are looking for accommodation on the Sunshine Coast. The fact that our location, views and complex is one of the best... More 

Canberra, Australia
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170 reviews
54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

We stayed in a 3 bedroom apartment with out family after Easter and enjoyed it so much that we didn't want to leave. The apartment is large, very modern, clean and has a wonderful view of the ocean. The manager and staff were helpful and friendly and suggested places to eat. Having on-site managers makes a great difference. It is... More 

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WavesResort, Manager at Waves Maroochy River, responded to this review

Hi Cebazat Thank you for your glowing review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay here with us. Yes all our apartments are a great size and come complete with all the necessities to make it ideal for that longer stay along with plenty of room to unwind while you take in our amazing river and ocean views. As Managers,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We stayed at Waves for 8 nights pre-Easter and had a wonderful time. The apartment was clean, well appointed with a very usable kitchen. The view from the balcony overlooking the Maroochy river was stunning. The location right across from the Big Top Market Fresh shopping complex was extremely handy as was the short walk to both Sunshine Plaza and... More 

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WavesResort, Manager at Waves Maroochy River, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review us JoJo. We are glad you and your family enjoyed your stay with us here at Waves. We are very privileged to be one of the, if not the closest resorts to the water on the Sunshine Coast. With the newly refurbished Big Top and Ocean St precinct all up and running, where... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

My children and I recently spent just over two incredible weeks at Waves. The moment we walked into our apartment our expectations were MORE than surpassed with three spacious bedrooms, a well equipped kitchen, LOADS of room in both the lounge/dining area as well as on the balcony and oh, the view, the view of the river and ocean was... More 

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WavesResort, Manager at Waves Maroochy River, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review us JoJo. We are glad you and your family enjoyed your stay with us here at Waves. We are very privileged to be one of the, if not the closest resorts to the water on the Sunshine Coast. With the newly refurbished Big Top and Ocean St precinct all up and running, where... More 

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