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    Portobello By The Sea

    Portobello 6 Beerburrum St, Dicky Beach, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent63%
    • Very good27%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “surf club” (14 reviews)
    “across the road” (31 reviews)
    “sunshine coast” (19 reviews)
    Paid Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 142 reviews

    Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

    I stayed here with friends for the weekend. The staff extremely polite and very helpful. I received a text message to notify me that our apartment was ready for check-in at 11:30am which was extremely convenient. There are a number of cafes/restaurants within 200 meters,...More

    Thank Johnson N
    Response from Manager M, Front Office Manager at Portobello By The SeaResponded 5 June 2017

    Thank you for your review.We are glad that we were able to help you and that you enjoyed your stay at Portobello by the sea and that the location was convenient for you . You are welcome anytime.

    Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

    Relaxing time for our family of 5. Even though the weather was not the best the appt is spacious and well supplied and the beach and the pool still beautiful. Plenty of good places locally to dine eg Tuk Tuk Thai, Surf Club and well...More

    Thank Steven P
    Response from GuestServicesBDM1, Guest Relations Manager at Portobello By The SeaResponded 12 April 2017

    Dear Steven P, Thank you for choosing Portobello by the Sea and for taking the time to review your experience. We're so pleased that you had a relaxing and enjoyable time. Kind regards, Portobello by the Sea

    Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

    The staff at the Portobello are very friendly. The accommodation is very good, self contained units have everything you need and are clean and comfortable. Fantastic location close to the beach with shops and restaurants close by. The restaurant downstairs - Three Bar and Grill...More

    Thank Paul C
    Response from GuestServicesBDM1, Guest Relations Manager at Portobello By The SeaResponded 9 March 2017

    Dear Paul C, We're so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you kindly for your 5 star review. We hope to welcome you again soon! Kind regards, Portobello by the Sea

    Reviewed 19 February 2017

    Location was practical for our requirements. The apartment was spacious, clean and had all that we required plus an ocean view. As it was within walking distance to the beach, the three days proved to be very therapeutic.

    Thank BrigitteGordon
    Response from GuestServicesBDM1, Guest Relations Manager at Portobello By The SeaResponded 21 February 2017

    Dear BrigitteGordon, Our sincere condolences for your loss. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are glad that you had a comfortable stay with us, and experienced some down time at the beach. Kind regards, Portobello by the Sea

    Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

    I made a mistake when booking through booking.com and booked for March instead of February. We had our granddaughters 3rd birthday on Saturday morning at Currimundi Lake and then were going to stay up the coast for the night to escape the relentless heat. I...More

    Thank crfrancis
    Response from GuestServicesBDM1, Manager at Portobello By The SeaResponded 23 February 2017

    Dear crfrancis, Thank you for your feedback. The standard policy is that there is an extra charge per person and limited to 3 people in a 1 Bedroom unit. As you had 2 extra people, you suggested to use your own blow up mattress instead...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$93 - US$207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 55
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    • Dicky Beach
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