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    Coolangatta Sands Backpackers

    Cnr Griffith & McLean St, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
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    • Excellent13%
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    1 week ago
    “Coolangatta Sands Backpackers, a Nice and Affordable Accommodation in Gold Coast”
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    “Beware of double charging.”
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair access
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    With an early morning flight to catch going back to Manila, I decided to spend a night in this hostel. It offers a safe and affordable short-term stay with clean and modern accommodation facilities. It is located in the main street and nearby the beach....More

    Thank marxtermind
    Response from Erika M, Digital Marketing OFficer at Coolangatta Sands BackpackersResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you Marxtermind, We really appreciate you taking the time to review us, we hope to see you back again soon! Enjoy your time in Australia :)

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Refused to allow me to check in until I paid up front for the room despite me having an email from booking.com confirming "paid in full". Advised the payment was held in escrow and would not be deducted, guess what when I got home and...More

    Thank Lange1815
    Response from Erika M, Digital Marketing Officer at Coolangatta Sands BackpackersResponded 4 days ago

    Hi Lange, Can you please email me at erika.muldoon@taphouse.com.au and I will look into this immediately for you, we would never double charge a customer. Thank you

    Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

    Attention dear traveler, despite its beautiful front this backpack is one of the worst I had to attend .. They have not yet discovered the hot water, the showers are cold and one shower on two is broken. Air conditioning in the rooms is present...More

    Thank Antoine C
    Response from Erika M, Digital Marketing Officer at Coolangatta Sands BackpackersResponded November 26, 2017

    Hi Antoine, Thank you reviewing us, we appreciate all guest feedback. We sincerely apologise for the water and air conditioning issues, we are working hard as we speak for a solution to these problems. Unfortunately we do not allow use of the balcony after a...More

    Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

    We stayed one night but it was to noisy and didn't slept much. Nice people and good service nut if you need a good night rest than it is not your place.... For young people who like to party its the perfect place but not...More

    Thank Simonveders
    Response from Erika M, Digital Marketing Officer at Coolangatta Sands BackpackersResponded October 22, 2017

    Hi Simon, We are sorry to hear that you found our backpackers to be noisy, I will make sure I let our management team know of your feedback. Please do not hesitate to get in touch with us if you would like to discuss this...More

    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!

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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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