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Sandcastles on the Beach

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Looks may be deceiving from the outside, but this place is fantastic for families. Ground floor apartment looks right onto the beach. Two bedrooms, large living area, spacious kitchen, modern décor. Very well equipped for entertaining. Undercover parking, even for a 4WD. Owners are wonderful and have done an amazing job. Keep up the great work guys, this place is...

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Christine O, Owner at Sandcastles on the Beach, responded to this review

Deat Shez773 Thank you for your lovely review. We agree it is a hidden gem, and your first appearance driving by does not really encapsulate the beauty of what is "Sandcastles on the Beach". Your feedback in relation to the apartment in heartening to hear as our apartment owners take a lot of pride in the presentation of their apartments...

Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We spent a lovely few days in this apartment overlooking the gorgeous Bagara beach. Walking distance to the town centre. The apartment was very clean. Beds were comfy but the pillows were a bit hard. The hot water ran out quickly. There was nobody on reception to help with sightseeing etc. Books were available to read but a box of...

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Victoria Point, Australia
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We had the 2 bedroom unit ground floor which was a bit gloomy. The windows in the bedrooms haven't be washed for months and couldn't see out of them. Lights missing in the kitchen and light not working in the 2nd bedroom. The beds were great. The oven dish was dirty. There was no DVD Player and no bedside clock...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 April 2016

We have just stayed at Sandcastles resort over the Easter Long Weekend and had a fabulous stay. The resort is literally right on the beach, The unit was clean and spacious and the onsite manager was extremely welcoming and couldn't do enough for us. Will most definitely be back next year!

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Dalby, Australia
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Was very spacious in family/dining area bath room was a an utter disgrace. Mould broken tiles around bath/shower tiles stripped off walls. Broken draw in kitchen and some kind of liquid splattered on some walls. Office was not contactable by either at complex or by phone. In add was described as stunning. pmsl

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1Thank catfxr
Hervey Bay, Australia
Reviewed 9 February 2016

We had a two bedroom suite on the third (top) floor overlooking the sea. It was perfect for what we wanted and there were obvious improvements from the previous visit a couple of years earlier. Everything was very clean although there were a few little things that need fixing which didn't affect us at all really eg towel rails falling...

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Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

Had a 3 night stay recently , may not be the newest resort at Bargara , but what it lacks in Stainless Steel and Smoked Glass Splashbacks , it makes up for in location , professional happy staff ( Thanks Ken , dont stop laughing !!!! ), well serviced and spotless apartments , we will be back , all a...

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Gin Gin, Australia
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Stayed at this place when it was in its prime. Has gone a long way downhill since then but new owners have taken over in the last 12 months and you can see the efforts. The rooms are really nice and the public areas need lots of love. Lots of things are happen and you can see the changes. Nice...

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Thank Jaz C
Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

Yep, back to Bargara and we have found an awesome little complex that had direct beach access, ground floor apartments and a family friendly way of life. The kids literally where in heaven with their ability to play at the beach, enjoy the private grassed area or relax inside. Everyone is buggered after our short break, but we will be...

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Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

A sandcastles is truly a hidden gem on the Bargara beach. After getting off the cruise ship we were on, we made enquiries on the beach about the best section of the beach with good amenities. At the Polly's coffee shop, someone redirected us to the Sandcastles and we thought it would be nice to checkout the place. Once there,...

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Sandcastles on the Beach Bargara a self catering apartment resort. Without doubt our intimate holiday resort has arguably one of the best locations in Bargara right on the Ocean front, walk straight down to the beautiful Kellys Beach from the resort and within mere steps you will feel the sand between your toes. Sandcastles on the Beach Bargara offers beautiful views over the Ocean or Bargara Golf Course. A small intimate property featuring only 9 apartments with a lovely backdrop opening onto the beach, allowing privacy and the feeling of tranquility. All of our apartments are fully self contained featuring fully equipped kitchens, laundry, seperate living room and dining rooms, television with free to air television and resort wide Free WIFI. Each apartment comes with a balcony or patio with outdoor furniture. Located on the beachside of the property is our communal BBQ area with picnic tables that has been the backdrop for small weddings, private corporate functions or a simple afternoon gathering with family and friends. Onsite we offer Kayak hire, and access to bike hire to cycle the pathways of Bargara Scenic Coastline which is accessible from the Golf course side of the Resort. Sandcastles on the Beach is a 15 minute drive from the world famous Bundaberg Rum Distillery. It is a 20 minute drive from the Bundaberg Port Marina the launching point to visit the spectacular Southern Great Barrier Reef. Bundaberg CBD is 14kms, and the Airport is 25kms. We look forward to welcoming you to Sandcastles on the Beach Bargara. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandcastles on the Beach

Address: 82 Miller St, Bargara, Queensland 4670, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Bargara
Price Range: RM395 - RM769 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sandcastles on the Beach 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Ground floor beach front room was fantastic”
shez773, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Book direct rather than through a 3rd party”
aaronpasco, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
“seafront rooms are nice.”
Brianwri, 9 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ask about the free rentals for guests.”
680jazc, 19 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Get an ocean side room they are right on the beach”
mozzieonholiday, 20 Jun 2015 | Read review
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