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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for three nights for the Peak Challenge bike event, and did so based on the location and the reviews. The location is excellent, it's right on the beach, and a really nice beach at that, there's enough places within walking distance for your basic needs though we travelled (taxi) for dinner etc, but everything we ate in... More 

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Spindriftonthebeach, Front Office Manager at Spindrift On The Beach, responded to this review

Thanks for your very kind feed back, glad you enjoyed your stay and yes the area has a lot to offer. We will take your concerns about the bed on board asap Regards Joanne More 

Hervey Bay, Australia
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for three nights in a beachfront unit which was well appointed. Main negative was wifi. Confirmation documentation stated free wifi on a daily basis. Limits were not mentioned until checkin where it was made very clear that only 100mb per day was free. Additional download could be purchased but pricing is unrealistically expensive as shown, $5.00 for 250mb, $10.00... More 

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Spindriftonthebeach, Front Office Manager at Spindrift On The Beach, responded to this review

Thankyou for your feedback in relation to the wifi. The package you purchased did include free wifi and we apologise for not picking that up at the time during your stay. The majority of our packages do not include free wifi so we will make sure our booking notes are more clearer Kind regards Joanne More 

Dunedin, New Zealand
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We loved it here, Location right on the beach, amazing views. Plenty of room in the apartment, good kitchen if you want to stay in and cook. The Surf Club is only a stroll away, cafes just around the corner. The patrolled beach is virtually right in front of you. There is a good pool, and a neat little spa... More 

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Spindriftonthebeach, Front Office Manager at Spindrift On The Beach, responded to this review

Thankyou so much for your feed back and apologise for the delay in responding Kind regards Joanne More 

Newcastle, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Found spindrift on a booking site. Booking in was pleasant and easy. Being a one bedroom unit we were facing away from the beach . This was not a problem as we had a side entry with access to our beachside pool and spotless b.b.q. Take 2 more steps and you are on nobbys beach. Only 2 doors away is... More 

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Spindriftonthebeach, Manager at Spindrift On The Beach, responded to this review

Thanks Porgy for taking the time to post your review, and hope to see you again in the near future. Remember to book direct to receive a discounted return guest rate. Kind Regards Darren More 

Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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106 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

My son, wife and I recently stayed for 8 nights at Spindrift on the Beach. If you are the kind of person who is pedantic about spotlessness (all fresh paint etc… .) then this may not be the place for you. However, if you are the kind of person that wants to be right on the beach in a swimming... More 

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Spindriftonthebeach, Manager at Spindrift On The Beach, responded to this review

Hi Rob, Thank you for your review and really glad you had a great stay. Spindrift is a self contained apartment building, and like the majority of strata titled buildings on the gold coast (apart from significantly larger branded properties or 24hr hotels) operate with reception hours as advertised, however we do also provide an after hours call service for... More 

Fernvale Qld
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Recently (May 2016) spent a week at the above apartments. The absolute beach frontage and spectacular ocean views are breathtaking. All amenities provided incl pool, bbq area and beautiful beach. Although the apartment was a little "tired", the staff were friendly and helpful. Plenty of room with two bathrooms, lots of storage, two tvs and your own laundry. Would unhesitatingly... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

We had book in for 7 nights and stayed for one. Kitchen was clean and bathrooms but that was about all. Place surface dust in all other rooms, even cob webs!!! Screen doors and on windows could have done with removing and a good hose down. Bar stools rusty and also rust behind bathroom door. Manager came up to look... More 

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Spindriftonthebeach, Manager at Spindrift On The Beach, responded to this review

Hi Jo, Jo is correct "I have seen worse" even though I did not say this. I did have to look really hard to find the dust Jo is talking about, including the tiniest remnant of an old spiderweb on the balcony. Rather than accepting my immediate remedy to have one of our housekeeping staff come up and rectify all... More 

Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

Firstly, if you're staying for more than three days take your own towels - you will be given one to use and will have to pay $7 for another - yes that's right, $7 for a towel. Secondly, if you're staying for more than four days, or you have more than two females in your family, take your own toilet... More 

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Spindriftonthebeach, Manager at Spindrift On The Beach, responded to this review

Unfortunately this guests was checked into an apartment that was not cleaned, a once in a million oversight by our computerized housekeeping system which we sincerely apologized for and rectified by moving straight to another nice apartment, however guest became exasperated by the fact it didn't have air conditioning even though we advertise as not having air conditioning (this is... More 

Denmark, Australia
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

Spindrift is perfectly located in the quieter area of Miami/Nobby. As soon as we walked into the apartment, I was so happy I had chosen it, as we were greeted by the most amazing ocean view. The rooms were light & bright, which are important to me when choosing accommodation. Secure parking is available. Walk to Nobby's Surf Club for... More 

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Spindriftonthebeach, Manager at Spindrift On The Beach, responded to this review

Thank you Vicki for taking the time to post your review. will give you a return guest discount of 5% if you do come back similar dates or any low season period. Kind Regards Darren Spindrift on the Beach More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

We spent a week in a beach front apartment over the New Year period. Arriving at the apartments from Coolangatta airport took about 25 mins and they looked very modern and clean from the entrance we had room 13, with easy access via a lift. The apartment was fabulous, with plenty of space and all the mod cons you would... More 

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Spindriftonthebeach, Manager at Spindrift On The Beach, responded to this review

Thank you Tony for taking the time to post your review. will give you a return guest discount of 5% if you do come back similar dates or any other low season period. Kind Regards Darren Spindrift on the Beach More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spindrift On The Beach…..any closer and you’re in the water! Absolute Beachfront! No roads to cross! No noisy traffic! Sit on your balcony and watch the whales go by! (June to November). Soak in the pool or spa and gaze out to sea. designated bike and walking track past door from Burleigh Heads to Surfers Paradise and Miles of Surf,Sand,Sun and Fun. Beachfront heated pool, Beachfront BBQ area and Safe Parolled beach directly out the front. Next to Nobby's Beach Surf Life Saving Club with restaurant & Bar (Guest receive free membership)Wlk to Nobby's Beach shopping Village with Cafes, Restaurants, Shops and public transport. Free Tour Desk Service. 2km to Major Shopping Centre of and Broadbeach Convention Centre. 30 minutes to theme parks. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Spindrift On The Beach

Address: 37 Albatross Ave, Mermaid Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4218, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Mermaid Beach
Price Range: $91 - $356 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Spindrift On The Beach 3.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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