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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great location. We had a five minute walk to busses that were always on time and effective in getting us to the city. . Short walk mini mart shops. clean rooms.Hotel provided everything you need including free Wifi.The pool and restaurant were lovely and we were only a short walk across sand form the beach Staff are very polite and... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good beach front view and very good customer service. Clean room. They also help me in every single step of visiting Cairns. Coming back again hopefully i get room again in same resort. Thx for every single thing you have done for us. We were from Texas and love this resort.

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1 Thank syed y
Fort Worth, Texas
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Reviewed September 7, 2016

We booked for three people for 5 days.. Ali told us it was a room for 2 and we owed more money. It had a couch that pulled out. Was dirty. Gave us one sheet for the couch. Went the next day for another one and had to argue with him to get a second. Needed toilet paper and he... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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Reviewed August 27, 2016

My friend and I booked a seven night stay in a two bedroom apartment through a well-known on line booking agency. When arriving at the resort, we found the owners, Ali and his wife, were very friendly and the pool was nice. However when we arrived at the apartment we found it was very dirty. My guess was it had... More 

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Peregian Beach, Australia
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Reviewed August 7, 2016

We have just spent 3 weeks in a one bedroom apartment at Golden Sands. Everything was great, from our lovely light, bright, sparkling clean apartment to the beautiful heated lagoon pool and the 2 minute walk to a pristine beach. The very friendly manager Ali and his lovely wife couldn't do enough to make our stay comfortable and enjoyable. Our... More 

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Reviewed July 23, 2016

Very quiet location, spacious self contained rooms with balcony and car park in the basement. A short stroll through the back yard and the beach is right there. Anyone staying here should consider renting a car to get to shops, restaurants, cairns and where ever else you want to go.

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Thank staffan f
Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed July 8, 2016

My room is beautiful. So quiet and peaceful. It is a one bedroom apartment, and I couldn't be happier in it. I would love to live here permanently. Access to the beach is only a two minute walk. Lovely restaurant right next door for breakfast and dinner - Echos. And the talking cockatoo is gorgeous! Highly recommend this place.

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Sydney, Canada
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Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Quick update on my previous review. It got too much for me, the smell was overwhelming, so I made an executive decision, decided to hang the expense, I left! In other words, I have wasted money on two nights accommodation, they refused to refund for the second night when I didn't even stay one night. I am now at The... More 

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Reviewed June 16, 2016

Pros: Our room was tidy and nicely furnished, clean bathroom and both balconies were neat. The pool and restaurant were lovely and we were only a short walk across sand form the beach. We had a five minute walk to busses that were always on time and effective in getting us to the city. Cons: The first thing we saw... More 

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1 Thank Skye F
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Reviewed November 20, 2015

Our second trip - first time was great but it's gone downhill. Wifi not available in our room (I had to buy an expensive data sim card in order to work), restaurant shut, other amenities advertised, such as bar/lounge/café/deli did not exist. Pool cleaned just once during our week's stay - I was not happy about using it. Some kitchen... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
4 star, 32 self-contained holiday apartments, 1 and 2 bedroom. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Golden Sands Beachfront Resort

Address: 12 - 14 Deauville CL, Yorkeys Knob, Queensland 4878, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Yorkeys Knob
Price Range: $88 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Golden Sands Beachfront Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 32
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“Apartment 5 was very good, but as there is lift access to all floors I think others would be as good.”
 of 5 bubbles DianneH923, Aug 7, 2016 | Read review
“I don't think there is much difference between rooms”
 of 5 bubbles 267staffanf, Jul 23, 2016 | Read review
“northern side rooms have better views, particularly higher floors (2 and 3)”
 of 5 bubbles 664skyef, Jun 16, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on top Floor”
 of 5 bubbles lisagreen69, Mar 2, 2015 | Read review
“There are no good rooms”
 of 5 bubbles AntnJoobieR, Jan 9, 2013 | Read review
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