We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Sanctuary Beach Resort

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Sanctuary Beach Resort
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

131 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 131: English reviews
Start your review of Sanctuary Beach Resort
 Click to rate
Murwillumbah, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed recently at SBR, with fellow directors, whilst attending company strategy meetings - the location was first class, right on the beach - Gary and Peter, the owner and out of hours manager, were both extremely helpful and available at all hours - returned item left behind with no fuss the very next day - Friendly, helpful team and perfect...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank 49geoffrey
Office M, Front Office Manager at Sanctuary Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi 49geoffrey, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We love hearing that groups like yours had a great time at our resort and were able to make the most of your stay - even if it was for strategy meetings! We look forward to having your fellow Director and her family here soon. Thanks,...

Auckland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been coming here for approx 16 years. Have seen Managers come and go but Garry and Lisa top all of them. They have so gone out of their way for us, on many occasions . Sooo looking forward to returning soon.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Pokeno8
Office M, Front Office Manager at Sanctuary Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi Pokerno8, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. It is so great hearing stories like yours, 16 years, that is huge! Garry and Lisa are definitely proud of the resort and making guest experiences like yours a standard. We look forward to having you again soon. Thanks, The team at Sanctuary Beach Resort

Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We come to Sanctuary Beach Resort now for over 19 years for holidays while visiting relatives in the valley. We have stayed at Unit 30, 29, 28, 27 and enjoyed the unbeatable views. No road in between building and beaches is rarely found on the Gold Coast. With controlled beaches at the Vicings Club and at Tugun you can't be...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Homeworth21
Office M, Front Office Manager at Sanctuary Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi Homeworth21, Thank you for taking the time to write such a in-depth review of your stay. We are glad you have continued to enjoy your stay with us through the years. You are certainly right, our beachfront location with no roads to cross is so special here on the Gold Coast. Currumbin is definitely underestimated and the people in...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Set right on a beautiful beach and only mins from the airport, this hotel served perfectly for our group. There are plenty of restaurants and cafes only walking distance from the hotel. The beach right in front has some big surf but there is a patrolled beach just down to the left. Loved it.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank kintrea
Office M, Front Office Manager at Sanctuary Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi Kintrea, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We are glad our resort was a perfect fit for your group and that you were able to enjoy the beaches and local cafes. We hope to see you again in the future. Thanks, The team at Sanctuary Beach Resort

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Sanctuary Beach Resort for the weekend and loved it. The apartments are clean and comfortable, although some are a little dated. The staff Peter and Garry were friendly and helpful. For a group of friends or family holiday you won't be disappointed.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Sarah R
Office M, Front Office Manager at Sanctuary Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi Sarah R, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. Our onsite management team definitely go out of their way to ensure guests like yourself have an enjoyable stay. Thank you for your feedback, we try our best to take on guests comments so we can always improve. It is great to hear that you...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Sanctuary Beach Resort is the perfect place for a great family holiday... right on the beach, with no roads to cross. It is only a short walk to the main surfing area of Currumbin and in close proximity to all the Gold Coast has to offer. The staff are very friendly and always extremely helpful. Our unit was lovely -...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank mhudson49
Office M, Front Office Manager at Sanctuary Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi mhudson49, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. It is wonderful to hear that your family had a great holiday by the beach at our resort. We are glad our staff made a positive impression on you and were able to help with whatever you needed. We have to agree with you, the ocean...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This property is in a great location, but is now very old and tired looking and needs a clean up and refurbishment. There were ants in the kitchen and bathrooms which were not welcome. Would not go back again sadly.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Gaye K
Office M, Front Office Manager at Sanctuary Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi Gaye K, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. It is a shame to hear that we wont be having you again. Your constructive criticism will be passed on to the owners to ensure that we can make our guests as happy and comfortable as possible in the future. Thanks, The team at Sanctuary...

Reviewed 15 February 2017

Beautiful beach, great location, our unit needed a little bit of updating, but it was comfortable and nice and clean. Wildlife preserve right across the street, grocery store just 10 minute walk and a small convenience store across the street.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Ursula T
Office M, Front Office Manager at Sanctuary Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi Ursula T, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We think you summed us up pretty well. Beautiful beach and great location! We will pass on your feedback to our owners, who do their best to make their apartments feel like a home away from home. We hope to see you again in the...

Ipswich, Australia
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We stayed here over Christmas and were lucky to find it available last minute. It came recommended by a friend and we loved it. On the Gold Coast, you get what you pay for and this was well worth the money. The staff were nothing but helpful and accommodating and went out of there way to be helpful. Best position...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank larissacross
Office M, Front Office Manager at Sanctuary Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi larissacross, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. It is so great to hear that you and your family had a wonderful time with us over Christmas. We will be sure to let all staff know that you appreciated their hospitality and hard work. Our location is truely a highlight for guests like yourself...

Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Sanctuary beach resort is an great place to stay, the staff are extremely helpful & will bend over backwards to make our stay as comfortable as possible. We only have to ask for something out of the ordinary and they will do their best to make it happen. There is public transport at the front door, shopping and dining within...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank William G
Office M, Front Office Manager at Sanctuary Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi William G, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. You really have hit the nail on the head. Our beachfront location, with no roads to cross, has so much to offer and it is awesome to hear that you have made the most of all that Currumbin has to offer. Our manager Garry does...

73 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (22)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (6)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (3)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Other (8)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (51)
Viewed
View from Room (4)
Viewed
Room/Suite (27)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (6)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (6)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Currumbin
2.3 km away
Bay of Palms Resort
Bay of Palms Resort
#1 of 1 in Elanora
124 reviews
5.1 km away
Nirvana By The Sea
Nirvana By The Sea
#1 of 12 in Coolangatta
391 reviews
0.1 km away
Sanctuary Lake Apartments
Sanctuary Lake Apartments
#1 of 1 in Currumbin
163 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.8 km away
The Rocks Resort
The Rocks Resort
#3 of 9 in Currumbin
80 reviews
1.0 km away
Golden Riviera Beach Resort
0.8 km away
The Hill Apartments
The Hill Apartments
#5 of 9 in Currumbin
33 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Under New Freindly & Helpful Management. Sanctuary Beach Resort is just that, a place set on an absolute beachfront property that brings you a much needed sanctuary amongst a very busy and hectic lifestyle.We encourge you to come and enjoy our beautiful pool, surrounding gardens and family BBQ areas. Ask our very friendly and helpful staff any questions about our local attractions, restaurants and peacful drives. Enjoy our local fair and shops located on Pacific Parade,located in walking distace. Have a drink on us at the very accessable Currumbin Viking Surf Club. Located just three minutes up the beach with 180 degree views of the pacific ocean. You can see clearly from Surfers Paradise to Collangatta. With our very clean and comfortable FULLY Self-contained units (ranging from 2 to 3 bedrooms), you will feel as though you are living here, if only for a short time. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sanctuary Beach Resort

Address: Sanctuary Beach 47 Teemangum St, Currumbin, Gold Coast, Queensland 4223, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Currumbin
Price Range: $132 - $412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sanctuary Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 16
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotwire, Hotels.com, Priceline, Agoda, TripOnline SA and Cheap Tickets so you can book your Sanctuary Beach Resort reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Sanctuary Beach Resort staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Sanctuary Beach Resort staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“All rooms seem to have good views - ones right at the beach front I imagine the best”
49geoffrey, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Needs some care and maintenance. ”
, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Beach view room is worth paying extra for”
larissacross, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor units are not private as people look in as they walk past. If you prefer privacy, choose a unit on a higher level.”
FAF10, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you have mobility issues don't stay here”
768sueu, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
5 of 5