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Sea World Resort

4.5 of 5 Resort   |   Sea World Drive, Main Beach, Queensland 4217, Australia
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Sea World Hotel is a monorail trek away from the park and is great place to stay.. The best part is gaining entrance early in the morning before the crowds to get on the rides.. The hotel rooms are on par average but serviced well and surround a very nice outdoor pool area.. I always do enjoy this hotl..

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We took the grandchildren again, this time they were a little older and we all had a great time. The service was great, the resort was beautiful, the kids had fun with the spongebob splashbash aquatic adventure playground, the light show and of course sea world. The restaurants were great as usual, especially the Japanese Hatsuhana we ate there about... More

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Umina Beach, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

There is no doubt that our family had a great time at Sea World. The park is fantastic, and we came on a deal that allowed additional access into the park, and to Movie World as well (which is pretty cool). I would stay here again, mainly out of convenience for it's proximity to Sea World and other Gold Coast... More

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Coolum Beach, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The first day the room was not ready and we were not advised of time room was available after coming from the Sunshine Coast. There was no hot water upon entry to room and into the early evening. Considering we booked during the winter month I would see hot water a necessity.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay, great food the restaurants have lots of variety and a fabulous buffet breakfast. The beds are really comfy & rooms very clean. The staff are very helpful and very friendly. We had a great time at sea world and got some great deals on the other theme parks. We will definitely stay there again.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We spent their for 2 Nights and 3 days. It was a breeze, enjoyable and highly recommended. we will definitely go back and stay for longer days. It is such a beautiful place and feel right at home. so many things to do plus the theme park is right into the heart of the city. One of the best experience... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The best family oriented property I have even had the pleasure of staying at - we will be back!!!!! The rooms were of good quality but it was more the amenities and access to the park that contributed to our stay and fro this we will definitely return. Restaurant buffet for breakfast and dinner are recommended and a great will... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at the resort with 3 teenage children, and whilst the roons were clean and fresh, and the theme park is lovely, the food services were completely unsuitable for teenage kids and extremely expensive. The cafe, room service, and lounge all had the same menu with very limited choices, and more akin to fine dining which might suit adults,... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We loved every minute of our recent stay at the Sea World Resort. We felt like we were the only ones staying there, the staff treated us so well. The room was beautiful and over looked the pool area. We wouldn't stay anywhere else.

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Jilliby, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our 10 hour drive was worth every hour,our 3rd trip to QLD our 2nd staying at Sea World,like our last stay we chose to stay in a Deluxe view room,and like last time it was Fantastic!!! Right on the broadwater,looking out onto the beautiful water day and night is an absolute treat. We have 13 and 16 year old and... More

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Address: Sea World Drive, Main Beach, Queensland 4217, Australia
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Location: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Main Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Sea World Resort 4.5*
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Also Known As:
Sea World Hotel Main Beach
Nara Resort Sea World
Sea World Main Beach
Sea World Resort Gold Coast/Main Beach, Australia

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#5 Top resorts Hotel in Main Beach #6 Luxury Hotel in Main Beach #6 Romantic Hotel in Main Beach #7 Family Hotel in Main Beach
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With direct monorail access to Sea World, Sea World Resort is the ultimate theme park holiday destination. Located on the Broadwater, guests will enjoy 4.5 star facilities and friendly service all within easy access to famous Gold Coast beaches and shopping. Sea World Resort is the only hotel in Australia where guests will receive an exclusive Dolphin presentation, free when they stay two nights or more. The Dolphin Discovery presentation is set in the spectacular Dolphin Cove theatre and will provide guests with an insight into the amazing world of the Dolphin while they witness a sneak peek of a Dolphin training session, all before the park opens. Nickelodeon is now at Sea World Resort & Water Park! Join everyone’s favourite sponge and his nautical friends in your own underwater adventure at the amazing ‘SpongeBob SplashBash’, open poolside year round. Kids will adore the bright and colourful water-play areas themed around SpongeBob SquarePants, Patrick, and Squidward, plus a few jellyfish of course. There are hours of good times waiting, including a soaking from a giant spray bucket. Plus dance and delight at the spectacular musical water fountain with a stunning LED light show nightly. Kids can meet a Nickelodeon star every morning in the lobby at 9am. Parents bring along your camera for a snap of your little one with the star of the day or our photographer will take one for you which you can purchase from the Resort Shop later in the day. The Water Park is a giant recreational splash zone featuring a large kid friendly lagoon pool and a mammoth plunge. Entry to the Water Park is included free for all guests staying at the resort. The Water Park area provides private cabanas for hire. Please note that our resort Water Park is a seasonal attraction and will only operate during the warmer seasons. The resort features 405 rooms with most that can accommodate up to 4 guests. All rooms have a balcony or patio outlook and offer garden, pool or Broadwater views. In addition to 4 restaurants and 2 bar areas (including modern seafood buffet and Japanese cuisine) the resort offers a host of seasonal watersports, a popular evening Kids Club (kids 4 1/2 to 12 yrs) plus massage and beauty and a gymnasium. Stay, play and splash at Sea World Resort & Water Park. ... more   less 
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