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Silver Sands Motel

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Abrupt rude reception followed by walking into room which stank. The room had rusty fittings disgusting bath fittings, no bath size towels. The TVs did not work properly. The air conditioning unit was so rusty it looked too dangerous to use. The fire alarm unit was hanging off the ceiling. Unfortunately, I had prepaid for this room.

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Reviewed 8 July 2013

My family and I stayed in the Silver Sands a few years ago. It had such a profound effect on us that we now compare every hotel we stay at to it and say "Well, it can't be as bad as the Silver Sands" The place was (and apparently still is) awful. The staff are surly and usually drunk, the...

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5Thank Lorenna Z
Reviewed 5 October 2011

Give it a big miss. The grounds are full of junk cars and the owners are often abusing guests. They are rough as guts and always have cigarettes hanging out of their mouths, stinking the whole place out. the other day the woman threw a water bottle at a customers car after an argument. Same yourselves a bad experience and...

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10Thank travelle2024
Ballina, Australia
Reviewed 12 April 2011

We stayed there 9 Days after Schoolies week had finished. Driving into the carpark we saw not only a collapsing ancient fence but Several urine Stained materesses holding it up. We had 2 rooms. Room 1 Had the lock jimmyed on the door repaired with bog. Room one had Dirty dishes with old food and insects crawling on it. Room...

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20Thank maddanno
Australia
Reviewed 28 November 2010

This place is cheap but it's rough. The location is good, central and close to the beach. Not impressed with the staff.

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Address: 2985 Gold Coast Hwy, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Surfers Paradise
Number of rooms: 11
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Silver Sands Motel Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Australia
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“There are no good rooms here.”
LorennaZ, 8 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Do NOT Stay at the Silver Sands!!”
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