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Sandcastles Mooloolaba

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Cnr. Parkyn Parade & River Esplanade, Mooloolaba, Queensland 4557, Australia
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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed at Sandcastles for a week in one of the apartments and very quickly found we had a great range of shops, food places, and beaches very close and handy. The apartment are well placed for easy access to all areas. The apartment was roomy, functional and fitted our needs perfectly. The management team were great and were able to... More 

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Glenlyon, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed 4 nights in top floor apartment with private roof top area. The one bedroom apartment (408) was on the top floor with amazing views along the beach to the spit and lighthouse. With a park next door the room was quiet. The very private roof top deck is huge with a table and deck chairs, and the most amazing... More 

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ManagerBridgette, General Manager at Sandcastles Mooloolaba, responded to this review

Hi Judith, Wow - thank you so much for such a glowing review - especially mentioning those things that set us apart from others. We love that we are all one bedroom apartments catering to singles and couples - it makes for a quiet building but in the very heart of Mooloolaba. Thank you also for your comment of our... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for 4 nites in a one Bedroom Dlx Apt . The apartment was well appointed,clean,modern and bright with ample room for 2 adults. Our room had a balcony on the right hand side at the back so yes we had ocean glimpses we also had views over the Wharf. Great location right next to the Surf Club and The... More 

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ManagerBridgette, General Manager at Sandcastles Mooloolaba, responded to this review

Hi Bigwilie, Thanks for your lovely review - we offer free wifi for our guests and to hear it was not operating efficiently during your stay is a concern that we will address immediately. We are glad you made the most of our fantastic location and got to enjoy everything that Mooloolaba has to offer - and there is a... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything about this hotel was excellent . We had a one bedroom apartment with the roof top area. The view from the roof top area was fantastic although the spiral staircase to get up there was tight so getting things up there was a bit of a journey plus if you were not so mobile you wouldn't use it .... More 

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ManagerBridgette, General Manager at Sandcastles Mooloolaba, responded to this review

Hi Bally2635, Thanks for taking the time to review your stay at Sandcastles over the holiday season. It was extremely busy in Mooloolaba and we are glad you could enjoy your own little patch of serenity on one of our rooftop apartments - By the way - If access to the rooftop is difficult via the spiral staircase and we... More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just stayed at Sandcastles for 11 days over the Xmas/New Year and loved every minute! It is the most amazing place to stay. The beach/cafes/surf club .. you name it ... everything is at your doorstep!! This is our 3rd stay at Sandcastles and we intend to have many more..... Thanks to Brigette and Charlie for being the... More 

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ManagerBridgette, General Manager at Sandcastles Mooloolaba, responded to this review

Its always great to welcome you back Jenny and thank so much for your fabulous loyalty to Sandcastles. We love that we are located so close to everything great Mooloolaba has to offer. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Kindest Regards Bridgette & Charlie More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

We stayed in the roof top apartment overlooking the park and the left rear of the surf club. Slightly awkward design in the rooftop apartment with the balcony slopping downwards - making you feel like you could fall. Mezzanine deck had lovely views. Bed was comfortable, there is everything you need in the apartment from laundry to microwave. However Everything... More 

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ManagerBridgette, General Manager at Sandcastles Mooloolaba, responded to this review

Hi and many thanks for your review and we are glad that you felt welcome during your stay with us and enjoyed the lovely views from your rooftop apartment. Every apartment in Sandcastles is individually owned and has a different shape which makes us quite unique. We would have been happy to show you other apartments that would be more... More 

Sydney, Australia
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103 reviews
40 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

Sandcastles is located on the corner of the Esplanade and Parkyn Parade at Mooloolaba. Prior to arrival, I had informed reception that we would be arriving late. Arrangements and clear instructions were provided to access the car park and keys for our room after hours. A mobile phone number was provided just in case we had difficulties. Upon entering my... More 

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ManagerBridgette, General Manager at Sandcastles Mooloolaba, responded to this review

Hi BCME, Many thanks for taking the time place such a lovely review of Sandcastles. It would be fair to say we love doing what we do and are thrilled when our guests enjoy their time with us. Our location would have to be one of the very best in Mooloolaba - our guests especially love how close we are... More 

Queenstown, New Zealand
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

Everything about the Sandcastles Hotel is amazing. The interaction I had in the lead up to our arrival with the GM Bridgette assured me our stay was going to be great. The penthouse rooms have spacious living areas and kitchen with powerful AC, the bathroom had a large shower and big vanity which is great for two people. The balcony... More 

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ManagerBridgette, General Manager at Sandcastles Mooloolaba, responded to this review

Hi Stevie_Macs, How kind you are for placing such a glowing review. It is imperative to us that all communication and interactions with our guests be personable and welcoming - especially in such an electronic age - that personal touch allows us to form a strong ongoing rapport and relationship with our guest. We agree - Our rooftop apartments are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

Loved every second of my experience here - clean rooms. the loveliest receptionist. will definitely be back as she made the trip worthwhile! I managed to get a room last minute and she was very accomodating and did her best to ensure we had a great room with a great view! will definitely be back :)

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ManagerBridgette, General Manager at Sandcastles Mooloolaba, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for such a fab review - we loved having you stay with us too ! We are so lucky that the position and location of Sandcastles allows most of our apartments to enjoy beach or sea views and where ever possible, we will ensure you are in an apartment that is what you want. Come back... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015

We stayed in room 404 which was lovely. It had just been renovated with brand new kitchen and bathroom. The room had a northerly aspect, so it got lots of sun. It had its own private rooftop with dining and sunlounges. The views over the beach and down the esplanade were amazing. Close to everything. Would definitely stay here again.... More 

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ManagerBridgette, General Manager at Sandcastles Mooloolaba, responded to this review

Hi JillyB Many thanks for taking the time to review your stay here at Sandcastles. We love Apartment 404 too - the renovation is awesome and it is quickly becoming a favored apartment for return guests. We are one of the few apartment buildings in Mooloolaba that can offer sea views and afternoon sun making our NW facing apartments hugely... More 

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