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    Coolangatta Sands Backpackers

    Cnr Griffith & McLean St, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent12%
    • Very good32%
    • Average25%
    • Poor16%
    • Terrible15%
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 64 reviews

    Reviewed June 7, 2017

    Staff were friendly and helpful, but not in your face which was good. Staff were also informative with their surfing knowledge and that was a real help. I was also helped with my heavy bag. Great service providing a shuttle to the airport. Bedroom and...More

    Thank layaprince63
    Response from Erika M, Social Media Manager at Coolangatta Sands BackpackersResponded June 11, 2017

    Thank you for this great review! Great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, always welcome back!

    Reviewed October 6, 2016

    We shared a room with two female frinds of mine. The place had everything we need not less not more: clean, not too noisy, central, sympathetic staff. A usual backpackers feeling, relax and easy going.

    1  Thank Marie-Posa
    Response from Erika M, Social Media Assistant at Coolangatta Sands BackpackersResponded October 17, 2016

    Hi Marie, Thank you for reviewing us, great to hear you loved our backpackers as much as we do. Hope to see you back!

    Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

    I Was living there about 2 moth, if u like surf is kind of perfect place 4 you, just in the center of the village and really close to the beach (1 minute) I had really good days there met good people and learnt a...More

    1  Thank Albert F
    Response from Erika M, Social Media Assistant at Coolangatta Sands BackpackersResponded September 21, 2016

    Hi Albert, Thank you for the fantastic review! We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed the location and had such a great time. We look forward to your next visit.

    Reviewed June 29, 2016

    Despite multiple signs stating alcohol is prohibited on this premises I found a group of long term guests totally disregarded management and drank on the balcony outside the rooms every night. The management turned a blind eye to this as the person in charge of...More

    2  Thank Robert M
    Reviewed May 30, 2016

    There was limited accommodation available in Coolangatta for some reason when I stayed so I ended up in this backpackers hostel. It was busy but not too noisy, and very accessible to local attractions. It could have done with a very good clean and a...More

    2  Thank PaulC59
    La Costa Motel
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    Oaks Calypso Plaza Resort
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    "Room 4 is used to get from the balcony to the bathroom regardless if it is occupied or not."
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    "Keep the distances specially if you're a clean person. Mentally and fisically."
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    "Also backpackers residences plus their restaurant / dining facilities"
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    "Better check for the other hostels or think about airBnB there ;)"
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