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Marina Quays International

John Lund Drive, Hope Island, Queensland 4212, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Family member shown renovated room on initial enquiry but on arrival offered 2 substandard other rooms which had filthy carpet and curtains had blood and mould on them,some lights not working in room and outside.Reception man (Troy) was embarrassed when we didn't stay and tried to help but it would battle to achieve a 1 star.The place is very tired,DO... More 

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Perth, Australia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
35 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We first had trouble finding it..but once we found it....it was easy to get to and around....It really could do with some renovations....the staff were friendly....the buffet breakfast was good....the location is really nice on the water....in the mornings at breakfast we would see kangaroos on the island opposite the hotel......it was nice to walk around we found it very... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 via mobile

The hotel has seen better days, it's very rundown now and looks like a Ghost Hotel. Rooms are fine though of you just need a clean bed for a night or two. Bar ladies friendly, beer cold, just sad that the smell of cooking in oil and grease drifts into bar and your hair and clothes all stink as if... More 

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Helensvale, Australia
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67 reviews 67 reviews
32 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We checked into the Marina Quays for one night due to a burst water pipe in our currently being renovated house. These are our comments: Check in - reception area looked ok, receptionist looked a bit fed up but that happens in 5 star hotels too. Paid up front for one night $120.00. I noticed the bar had just opened... More 

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Ipswich, Australia
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99 reviews 99 reviews
22 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

The first challenge is finding the place; when you turn into John Lund Drive (the street sign says Ave) you arrive at the end of a dead end street! No sign or indication that a "resort" is anywhere nearby. So after getting guidance on the phone we arrived and proceeded to check in. No concierge or porter service is the... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
15 reviews 15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Agree with one of the other reviewers when they said it would be the worst place they have ever stayed! I even questioned the receptionist if I was in a Hotel or what? Like a ghost town.. Difficult to find as it has no road number due to it being tucked away in the back of beyond on a service... More 

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Sippy Downs, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

Ok. This should NOT be a 4 star resort. It might have been one, but that was probably when I was about 13 years younger...... Look, all is not bad. Awesome location (once we found it.. .bit of a hassle through roadworks), entrance looking good, friendly check in staff. Room looks clean, and has everything one needs. Slight error in... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

We recently stayed one night for a wedding, which was not held at hotel thank goodness. I am very glad it was only for one night. Do not be deceived by the photos or the star rating - this is not a quality hotel. The rooms were dated and in disrepair. The restaurant buffet breakfast was awful. Certainly not worth... More 

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Perth, Australia
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Great location on the water but hotel is in urgent need of a makeover. They have a restaurant but it is only open for breakfast and a bar that is only open Friday/Saturday nights for a few hours. This hotel would be fabulous if it had a little bit of loving care as the rooms are a good size. Bathroom... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013 via mobile

Need to spend some money and reinvigorate this place. Could be such a nice hotel with a lite bit of work. Cheaper that the Intercontinental down the road but no where near the standard. Generally clean but quite dated.

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Address: John Lund Drive, Hope Island, Queensland 4212, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Hope Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 99
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Marina Quays International Hope Island, Gold Coast, Australia

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