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Whitsunday Sands Resort

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Newcastle
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The room that we had was upstairs, the view was absolutely fantastic sitting on the balcony and watching the sunset. But unfortunately I cannot think of a lot else good to say about the place. We booked it online for 2 nights, but when we saw the room we moved on after 1 night. The resort is out on a...

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Magnetic Island, Australia
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We had a lovely overnight stay at this fabulous hotel. We had a motel room overlooking Grays Bay, ground floor and easy access to the beautifully kept gardens and the beach.The room was spacious and comfortable and spotlessly clean.The hotel is obviously older however it is impeccably maintained and upgrades have been made. The additions to the room have been...

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Greater Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Highly recommended for the sheer beauty of the location alone! however, when you add delightful welcoming staff and comfortable spacious rooms you have an absolute must...this should be on everyone's bucket list. A gorgeous hotel, in a beautiful town, populated by lovely friendly locals - totally unexpected and very much appreciated. Thank you for a memorable stay.

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1Thank serendipity102015
Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Location is top notch even in the rain, room was clean though very dated. Indian restaurant on site was excellent, completely different type of curry we get in England though very good. Highly recommended.

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Thank Sue T
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Booked at the last minute, the drive from Brisbane was so worth it. A variety of accommodation choices are available. Views are stunning. Pool onsite. Indian restaurant onsite. Immaculately clean and comfortable. Direct access to the beach. Who could ask for more. Prices are reasonable for this time of year. Off exploring some of the other bays tomorrow.

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1Thank supermum9
Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 11 December 2016

we have stayed in some of Australia's best resorts and motels, and this one has to be in my top 3 . great room, view and the Indian restaurant was great . will be back very soon . topped off a working Saturday in a great way

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Bargara, Australia
Reviewed 7 December 2016

The view alone is breathtaking and 'my happy place' first thing in the morning. The standard motel rooms overlooking Greys Bay on the ground level are well maintained, well appointed with air conditioning, fans, fridge, microwave and cups, plates and eating utensils' which was great as we utilised the barbeque area several times. Comfortable beds and pillows with great placement...

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1Thank anetg
Whitsunday Islands, Australia
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

The 'resort' has several buildings of about 8 rooms, all varying in age, style and room type. The pool is unimpressive and no larger than backyard pool, and doesn't have any shaded area at all. The restaurant on site is run seperately, but allow you to charge meals to your room. The rooms are large, clean, comfortable and well fitted...

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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed our stay here, we were here for about a week, stayed in the spa room which was great, plenty of room, massive spa, kitchenettes perfect, big fridge/freezer, Air con works well, good rooms. Whole resort seems surreal watching bush turkeys walk past you whilst on your way to the beach was cool. They even have resident peacocks grazing...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Had a studio overlooking Grays Bay. Beautiful view and pleasant motel type room. Had small kitchenette with fridge and microwave and crockery etc. Had takeaway from onsite Indian restaurant which was delivered to our room which was really good although not the cheapest. I would suggest you buy a few beers and do the same!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whitsunday Sands Resort is located on a peninsula, providing direct access to beautiful Horseshoe Bay on the eastern side, and four secluded beaches on the western side. We offer self contained, studio and motel units set amongst acres of beautiful landscaped gardens. It's like an Island on the Mainland! Paradise has never been so easy and affordable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Whitsunday Sands Resort

Address: 2A Horseshoe Bay Road, Bowen, Queensland 4805, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Bowen
Price Range: RM416 - RM455 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Whitsunday Sands Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 44
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ground floor rooms are the best as you can walk straight out to the garden and beach.”
maggie_girl26, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“As for a room with a view of the water - priceless!”
serendipity102015, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“clean spa was good”
BruceCulbert, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Depending on your budget- you will not be disappointed with the views from the motel units.”
anetg, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have a view but a balcony (1st floor) gives the best view”
BrisbaneTraveller079, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
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