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Waters Edge The Strand

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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Stayed 3 nights, location superb walk to many restaurants and bars is close by, rooms spotless access easy from secure car park by front door via some steps or underground elevator one floor up to reception.

Thank Robert C
Bensville, Australia
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Hotel is basic but in good position and clean. Is self contained with small kitchen which is a bonus! Unfortunately when I went there they had problems with airconditioning.With the location of hotel on the strand sleeping with the window open was very very noisy and uncomfortable.

Thank Renee f
Reviewed 16 October 2016

The Waters Edge is well situated on the Strand being close to food outlets which offer eat in or take away food outlets. As rooms have kitchenettes it is handy having a supermarket within walking distance as well. We had a seaview room with a balcony that was small but had a wonderful view over looking the Strand beach front...

Thank Lyn R
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Stayed here just for the one night and was pretty happy with what we got. We arrived late so the reception was closed but a info pack and the key were waiting for us. Parking is under the hotel is vast and is accessed via a swipe key so again no dramas. The corridors to the rooms look a bit...

1Thank Steve041
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This Motel located opposite Ocean in the middle of Ocean promenade -The Strand, and even it a lot of eatery; cafe, restaurants, pubs, it's very quiet. From our room we didn't heard any noise. Service was excellent. Every time towels was changed, everyday room was cleaned. As soon as tea, coffee, sugars finished staff filled up,,,bathroom good quality product like...

Thank SimonaK123
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Comfortable bed. Airconditioned. Quiet. Neat, clean room. Kitchenette included. Small but adequate balcony looking out to pool. Good value. Near cafes and Seaview Hotel, but not noisy. Great spot on the Strand, perfectly good place to spend the night in Townsville.

Thank SnargleBlowfish
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Booked a studio room. The plus is its small kitchen. The down side is tv in very awkward position to view. Tiny bathroom and the balcony overlooks back yards that resemble dumps. Very dark room. It was clean but at $120 a night I expect better. The drunks in the pool did not help either. Not recommended

Thank Auscoach
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Large clean room with comfortable bed. Kitchenette facilities in room. Free WiFI, Shower over bath in good sized bathroom. Middle of the road level of decor etc. Not luxury but definitely good value for money. Undercover parking with lift from parking to reception and floors. Reception and room staff helpful and friendly Wonderful location right on The Strand. Close to...

Thank Judy S
Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Great location on the Strand but had a few issues.Sue the manager tried her best to rectify our problems but we left dissapointed with these experiences,a cold spa and pool,paying $2.50 for a pool towel,lucky to be refunded the money as the towel wasn't used and then questioned by reception,asked to pay for upgrade to balcony room which was noisy...

Thank Lyn M
Busselton, Australia
Reviewed 12 September 2016

More of a hotel than a motel, the entry through the underground parking is not exactly prepossessing, particularly if you don't like lifts(me) and take the bare stone stairs. Reception was extremely friendly and welcoming, access easy and the sea facing room, wow, exactly what I needed after a weeks touring the bush and tablelands. Huge, spotlessly clean room, comfortable...

Thank Jane B

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Waters Edge The Strand

Address: 63 The Strand Esplanade, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Townsville > North Ward
Price Range: $109 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Waters Edge The Strand 4*
Number of rooms: 48
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“Beach view rooms, on the ground floor are closer to the pool”
 of 5 bubbles , 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ensure Air Conditioning is not facing your bed hard to avoid a draft all night.”
 of 5 bubbles robertcV9220OS, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Best rooms are the oceanviews ones at the front, we could hear the surf crashing on the beach at high tide, but is wasn't noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles 944lynr, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We love the rooms overlooking the ocean - but you do need to use the airconditioner at night as an open door / window would be too noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles judysS6330HN, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The sea facing room was lovely, allow for a little street and nearby bar noise, not late.”
 of 5 bubbles JaneB939, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
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