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Reviewed April 8, 2018

Very clean and tidy. Good room although furnishings need updating and attention to bathrooms for example mold removed from behind grout , friendly staff and great location with the beach just across the road

Date of stay: April 2018
  • Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Thank purplebird64
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

Stayed 5 nights over Easter & totally enjoyed our stay. Reception staff were friendly & helpful. Received a phone call informing me our room was ready early. Great pool and entertaining area surrounded by landscape. One bedroom apartment was clean and spacious for 3 adults. Had to organise extra bedding & it was no problem at all. So close to shops, Surf Club & beach. Free WiFi is always a plus. Would love to stay here again. Thank you

Room tip: Book rooms near elevator
Date of stay: April 2018
  • Trip type: Traveled with family
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Thank karenmt30
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Reviewed March 11, 2018

Upon arrival, the customer service from the staff was friendly and everything about Portobello was explained to me(room details, location map,check out and key return if I was leaving early, pool etc).I had a relaxing stay after 4 days but managed to find that takeaways, cafe's, IGA and BWS right downstairs and the surf lifesaving club close by and beach was just across the road. I had a one bed apartment with a pull out sofa on the third floor.
The apartment was neat and clean upon arrival, it has a well equiped full kitchen,a new dishwasher and a small laundry in a closet.The single room had a queen bed,access to the small balcony and was very comfortable.The bathroom was clean but needs a bath and to be refurbished.I had to keep the bathroom doors closed sometimes as there was a foul odour from the shower and floor wastes.I forgot to mention this at checkout but all appartments wastes should be cleaned and monitored by management due to the turnover of guests.
There is a small balcony that is great for alfresco dining looking into the garden/pool area.The pool area was nice with the lounges and chairs.I would stay again.
Thanks Portobello

Date of stay: March 2018
  • Trip type: Traveled with friends
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1  Thank PhillipB701
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Reviewed February 7, 2018

While the one bedroom apartment was not oozing modern style, it was roomy, comfortable and clean. There was so much space for just me, so for a couple, it would be perfect - particularly the 2 person spa at the bottom of the shower!

The complex itself is large and full of people so expect some noise from the neighbours (note there is a balcony curfew which is helpful for early sleepers). Despite being on the top floor, there were heavy footsteps and furniture scraping noises for a majority of the stay.

For night times, the TV has Foxtel to enjoy and a big cosy bed. Large sliding doors, optional air con and fans make the temperature easily adjustable.

Location-wise - right near the water. Moffat beach is a couple of blocks away - go there for a great meal and excellent coffee @ the Pocket Espresso Bar.

Overall, pleasant and ideally located for relaxation.

Room tip: The lift doesn't go all the way to the top floor on the south side of the building so there might be accessibility issues.
Date of stay: February 2018
  • Trip type: Traveled solo
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Thank Joannedrea
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Reviewed January 30, 2018

Located at Ricky’s beach approx 90 mins drive from brisbane’s cbd is a lovely holiday apartments. The staff were very friendly and helpful.great tips for dining options. The apartment ( we had a 1 bedroom suite) was spacious, clean and well equipped. Bed was super comfortable. The Accom comes with a beautiful pool area which was stunning with lovely plants and catered for all ages. The beach is located right across the road and is just beautiful. The beach is patrolled and safe for the whole family.
Will stay again.

Room tip: Rooms at the back have access to lift
Date of stay: January 2018
Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Thank my0c2001
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