The hotel itself is probably a bit dated but the room was clean and comfortable. Best thing was the location right on the Strand. Overlooking the water is hard to beat and there are a number of eateries just nearby in walking distance.
An older style block of apartments, with my room an end one which gives a queen bed, a fold out couch, a table & 2 chairs, a very small balcony with a table & 2 chairs, a bathroom (Shower over bath), a kitchenette (microwave, bar fridge, crockery & cutlery) and is…
The hotel is the tallest on the esplanade, all rooms ocean views. It has a great location, close to everything, that is why they charge so much for a room. We stayed there after the recent rains and floods, I guess explains the buckets and leaking water in the lobby. The room …
I stayed here for a week for work and had no issues with the place. It is a bit of an old building but the rooms were nice and decent sized. I was told there was a kitchenette in the room, but there was no oven or stove top, just a microwave, toaster etc.
Being on the Strand it is an excellent choice for location to holiday. The checkin process went fairly well and the receptionist were mostly excellent. As it is an old building, there are only studio type rooms, which are basic. When were in Townsville for the first time for an…
"Great views - go a room ending in 12 - southern end, a bit bigger, separate kitchen"
"We were on the first floor so the views were ok over the water. Wanting better views, go higher."
"Best views on the Strand"
"Call the hotel"
"We were on the 12 th floor and one night we were woken by partygoers in the early morning."