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Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments Cairns

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Reviewed September 7, 2016

Apartment was comfortable and had everything needed for a self contained stay. the pool and garden area was lovely - didn't use the BBQ but located nicely. Very close to a quiet beach which is several km long so great for a good walk. Manager was helpful and while not present when I arrived - adequate information and instructions to...

1Thank Helen S
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed November 11, 2015

We had a 2 bedroom apartment with full kitchen, bathroom with laundry facilities and a balcony. It was excellent value in an area that it not really built up and touristy. We hired a car so were not reliant on public transport so were able to save lots by staying here for $88 per night. Cheap as chips and clean...

2Thank Leigh211
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

Firstly we had a great stay in this delightful appartment complex in a lovely hidden away seaside village, just North of Cairns Airport. The apartment is good sized, well furnished and comfortable. It has a washing machine and dryer in the large ensuite , with air conditioning in the lounge and main bedroom. There are fans in both bedrooms and...

2Thank Beranghi
Strongsville, Ohio
Reviewed June 12, 2015

After spending the first three nights of my recent week in the Cairns area in a very good motel near downtown, I wanted to spend my final four nights in a location a bit out of town and close to the Coral Sea. I found this marvelous apartment complex online and was attracted by the price, as well as the...

3Thank maestrolms
Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

Amazing place to stay the rooms are huge has everything you need and more and the manager Jan is so helpful she sorted everything out for me rung around and go me on a cruise last minute, you couldnt ask for any more in a manager definitely recommend this place to everyone A+++

2Thank Quiksilver2
Shepparton, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed November 3, 2012

Hey All, there was 3 Adults an 1 child staying here for 5 nights and found that there was no service really. The reception hours where poor in my opinion as they didn't open to 9am, but if you’re up there all your tours start then, or earlier. There was terrible lighting going up the stairs (lights where blown/not working),...

Thank Paul M
ElroyBrown, Manager at Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments Cairns, responded to this review

Hi All, I have been managing the complex for three weeks when this booking arrived. Firstly the confirmation letter implied to hand in the voucher as soon as practicable after arrival. This was not done. Reminder suggested. No response at Room by Pabx phone call was made. As many tourist travel out of mobile range to Green Island or reef/...

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 14, 2012

Although it was 6 years ago when we visited Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments, I have to say they were clean, spacious and modern. They were everything a family of 4 could want. So good that after we'd stayed there and then moved off up north to Dayntree, we came back to the same apartments on our way back down the...

2Thank Cat947
Bacchus Marsh
Reviewed July 5, 2011

One easy block walk to the beach. One/two easy blocks to Cairns bus and 2 lovely restaurants, one beachfront.. Older units but clean and fresh with a relaxing balcony. Super pool for the kids and bbq. We loved it. Peaceful - you should go.

3Thank BacchusMarshAnn
Reviewed May 7, 2011

These apartments are ideally suited to families who want to stay at a beach location away from the cbd without the frills and pretentious resort style facilities. Holloways Beach is a great location (mainly residential) with all necessary amenities. Pacific Sands compliments that with low key accommodation but all the necessary inclusions.

3Thank DeanKate
Reviewed April 9, 2011

I was pleasantly surprised upon entering our holiday unit. I loved the decor and colour scheme and the way the unit was presented. Most sea side holiday apartments come with florals and cane, but our unit came with clean line furniture and modern finishings. NICE!!!

4Thank Travelingexpat4
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Additional Information about Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments Cairns

Address: Pacific Sands Holiday Aparts 1-19 Poinciana St, Holloways Beach, Queensland 4878, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Holloways Beach
Price Range: $80 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments Cairns 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Upstairs rooms have lovely balconies to sit on - but down stairs easier to cart in shopping, luggage etc”
 of 5 bubbles helensM3575XR, Sep 7, 2016 | Read review
“The second-floor rooms all have balconies; ground floor units have patios. There are no elevators, however..”
  • Sitting area with sliding door to small balcony.
  • The bathroom includes a washer and dryer!
  • One of the two bedrooms - the one with two twin beds.
  • One of the two bedrooms - this has the Queen bed.
 of 5 bubbles maestrolms, Jun 12, 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a renovated unit.”
 of 5 bubbles BacchusMarshAnn, Jul 5, 2011 | Read review
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