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Carmel By The Sea

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   177 Old Burleigh Road, Broadbeach, Queensland 4218, Australia
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bob D Auckland Region, New Zealand
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thanks Carmel By the Sea for being a great place to stay in July for my family of 5. We enjoyed your closeness to the beach & parks - just across the road- & it's not the busiest of roads. The area is great as the Pacific Fair mall is a short walk away, as are a good variety of... More

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Gary F, Front Office Manager at Carmel By The Sea, responded to this review

Hi Bob. Thank you for taking the time to review Carmel by the Sea. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It sounds as though you thoroughly enjoyed the facilities and the wonderful location we have here. Pacific Fair is bound to become even more of an attraction with the large refurbishment currently underway. We are... More

Brisbane, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Stayed here a couple of times in the past and thought it was time to return, booking into a 3 bedroom suite (only 2 of us but loved the extra space), fantastic views of the ocean and all day sun. Very quiet which suited us. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Carmel is located in the ideal spot for the... More

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Gary F, Front Office Manager at Carmel By The Sea, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Carmel by the Sea. Sometimes you just need to treat yourself and I am pleased to hear that you made the most of your trip away by treating yourself to the spaciousness of the three bedroom suite! They are stunning apartments and guarantee you those beautiful views from the upper levels of... More

Broadbeach, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

I have stayed here on a girls trip away a few times and stayed in the Penthouse apartments so I decided to try their 2 bedroom units for a holiday with my elderly Mum and two teenage sons. From the moment we arrived we were greeted by friendly staff and the minute we stepped into our unit we were all... More

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Gary F, Front Office Manager at Carmel By The Sea, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review of Carmel by the Sea. I am so happy to hear that you were so impressed with the two bedroom apartment. The building has been designed to maximise the ocean front aspect and so even the two bedroom standard apartments feature those stunning ocean views that are so hard to come by... More

Te Kuiti, New Zealand
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

With the weather freezing cold in Nz we chose to getaway to the warmer climate. We love Broadbeach and chose Carmel By The Sea. What a fantastic resort!! Lovely and clean, spacious and a very safe place to stay. The reception staff were very exceptional at helping us with everything and went out of there way to ensure we were... More

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Gary F, Front Office Manager at Carmel By The Sea, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. I am thrilled to hear you enjoyed your break from the New Zealand Winter here in sunny Queensland! I am pleased you enjoyed the spaciousness of your apartment as well as the spa.0 Each apartment here at Carmel by the Sea is equipped with a spa-bath or soaking tub to... More

Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

My husband and I have been coming to these apartments for about 10 years. Although we have thought about changing venues, it always comes back to the decision of, great location to beach, shopping, and restaurants, and if you have children close to the theme parks. The convenience of a kitchen is also an attraction. The views from the balcony... More

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Gary F, Front Office Manager at Carmel By The Sea, responded to this review

Hi Jenny. Thank you for taking the time to review Carmel by the Sea. We are always glad to see you and I am pleased we were able to provide a retreat for you and your husband after his treatment. As you would know by now, we always do our best to accommodate guest requests for specific apartments or guest... More

Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We stayed in a 2 bedroom appartment the last week of May 2014. We had read reviews and were not disappointed. The location is fantastic for families as it is accross the road from the beach and parks and only a short walk to shops and all of the fantastic restaurants. Rooms were very large, clean and tidy. The only... More

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Gary F, Front Office Manager at Carmel By The Sea, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience during your recent stay at Carmel by the Sea. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us and that our facilities and apartment met your needs. I apologise that the bed was not to your liking. We have passed the feedback on to the apartment owner and... More

Cessnock, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Stayed 7 nights. 2 adults & 2 children. Great accommodation. Walking distance to beach, public transport, restaurants, speciality shops, supermarket, chemist ect. Well equipped kitchen, clean & comfortable beds, spa bath, nicely appointed 2 bedroom apartment with everything for a family. Excellent views of beach & city. Staff so friendly & welcoming. Nice pool & bbq area, with tennis court.... More

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Gary F, Front Office Manager at Carmel By The Sea, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Carmel by the Sea. It's wonderful that you were able to enjoy 7 days vacation with us and I am pleased our apartment and facilities suited the needs of your family. It is always comforting to be close to pharmacies and doctors when travelling with children and we do... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Our family got together for three nights at Carmel by the Sea as a birthday treat for my 70th birthday in a sub-penthouse apartment and it worked a treat. The apartment was huge and very comfortable and despite the fact that there were 6 adults and a baby sharing the space we all enjoyed the experience. We actually used the... More

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Gary F, Front Office Manager at Carmel By The Sea, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay at Carmel by the Sea for your birthday this year. I'm glad you had a good time and yes, for families or any large group we definitely recommend the sub-penthouse apartments as the extra room means everyone has there own space. Your cooking rotation sounds wonderful and the sub-penthouse aspect must have provided a... More

Brisbane, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We had a wonderful Christmas last year at this beautiful hotel. Our apartment was big and spacious with great views to the sea and beyond. We were also near to all the shops. The hotel had indoor pool, outdoor pool, steam room, sauna and spas. As well as BBQ area and tennis courts. We would stay there again for sure.

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Gary F, Front Office Manager at Carmel By The Sea, responded to this review

Hi Susan. Thank you for taking the time to review Carmel by the Sea. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay over Christmas. We have such a great location for Summer with the beach and shops only minutes away. Although we do find that most people prefer to use the resort facilities as we have something for everyone! We hope... More

Hobart
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Stayed here on our honeymoon and we where very impressed. First time staying on the Gold Coast and reception where very happy to help us organise things. Great central location and close to Pacfic Fair and Jupiters and also great food spots at the Broadbeach Mall. Units are large and very spacious! All you could need to live very comfortable... More

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Gary F, Front Office Manager at Carmel By The Sea, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with Carmel by the Sea for your special occasion. I am pleased your first visit to the Gold Coast was pleasant and I hope you and your bride returned home with many happy memories. We certainly hope to welcome you back in the future so we can provide you with reminders of your first vacation as... More

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Address: 177 Old Burleigh Road, Broadbeach, Queensland 4218, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Broadbeach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Carmel By The Sea 4*
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Perfectly located in the heart of Broadbeach, just paces from the golden sands of the beach, Carmel By The Sea offers spacious and contemporary apartments close to all that the Gold Coast has to offer.With an ideal location and a superb range of guest facilities including two swimming pools, an indoor heated spa, sauna and steam room, our penthouse accommodation Gold Coast has everything you need to relax and recharge.We offer a choice of one, two and three bedroom Gold Coast self contained apartments, each of which features a large balcony with stunning ocean or hinterland views.We hope to welcome you soon! ... more   less 
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