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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We chose to stay here after a late flight into Coolangatta. Diane picked us up from the airport and was very friendly and welcoming. The room was spotless and well appointed. Our deal included a continental breakfast - cereal, toast and juice. The motel is only a block from the beach so we were able to walk along the beach...

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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I stayed here because it is close to the an the lady thatworks there drive me to the airport was wasa bonus instead of having to get a taxi to there , I found the unit was nice an clean an the bed was good, the beach is not far to walk an have a swim, the shops not far...

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Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

A nice little place run by a very friendly couple. The location is ok, a little noisy due to being located close to the airport and a main highway. The room we stayed in (deluxe room) was clean and tidy but found it quite small, especially the bathroom was very small and difficult for more than one person to use...

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Diane C, Owner at La Costa Motel, responded to this review

Dear Rocksy75, Thankyou for your review. It is always much appreciated. I am glad you enjoyed the free bike hire - we do have the best boardwalk to ride on - from Bilinga to Point Danger. You may like to stay in our bigger 'One Bedroom Apartment -Upstairs' next time you stay. This includes a private deck, full kitchen with...

Plymouth, Massachusetts
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

What an amazing cute beach motel! I would highly recommend making La Costa Motel a stop on the end of your trip to surfers paradise. You get to get away from the city and stay at an adorable beach motel right near the beach. The best part is,it's a 10 min walk to the airport. They also provide a shuttle...

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Diane C, Owner at La Costa Motel, responded to this review

Dear Skutchie, It is always lovely to receive a review when you say 'outstanding'. We take pride in our customer service and so happy that you felt welcomed when you arrived. We like to get the rooms ready early after your long flights. Always let us know your arrival times and we will do our best. And you are never...

Lithgow, Australia
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights rooms a little small but lovely & exceptionally clean they have everything you need including well equipped kitchenette & mini bar. The only downside is first night we parked in the driveway right out side our door 2nd night there was another car parked there & with the no available parking on the street we ended...

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Diane C, Owner at La Costa Motel, responded to this review

Dear Jayahbird11, Thankyou for your review and I am glad you enjoyed your stay. December is a busy time and although not many guests drive to the motel (due to the free airport shuttles), parking can be a problem in the area. We have a few driveways to park in at the motel and we also have next door where...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Very cool set up, with a retro feel, we stayed one night when we missed our flight to Melbourne. Dianne came and collected us from the airport as we were stranded, very friendly and helpful. The room was very clean and had everything we needed. 2 minutes walk to the beach.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Next to the beach, close to the airport and very cool. Lovely motel with owners who obviously care about what they're doing. A short walk from the local surf club and an uncrowded section of the beach. Good value, but remember this is a motel not a swanky hotel.

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Hastings
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night before flying out from Gold Coast airport. Fabulous, friendly owners. Great location. Just 10 minutes walk to the airport. Super clean and comfy. Book directly online to receive free traveller breakfast. Wouldn't hesitate to stay again.

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Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 25 November 2016

A lovely set up. Accommodation is very clean and welcoming. Ladies on reception cant be more helpful with extra tea and milk as ou need. Beach towels on request. Rokm serviced on our third all very nice touches. Will certainly recommend to family and friends.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 9 November 2016

First and foremost what an absolute incredible experience spending 10 days with such incredible hosts! We booked the upstairs apartment and it was perfect, we really got a sense of excitement when walking through for the first time. It had everything we could have possibly imagined as well as privacy! The owners who we became close with over the 10...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Opposite Gold Coast Airport. Free transfers to the airport - 24 hours. Retro style beachside accommodation with old fashioned hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Costa Motel

Address: 127 Golden Four Dr, Bilinga, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Bilinga
Price Range: RM439 - RM651 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — La Costa Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“the apartment upstairs was fantastic - full kitchen we hardly used. walked along the beach to the surf club for nice steak dinner!”
 of 5 bubbles fambamm2017, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The One bedroom apartment we stayed in has it's own modern large kitchen with private deck and sea views.”
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“Rooms are well-insulated with little noise.”
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“Upstairs apartment is a must!”
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“Rooms closest to the ocean are the quietest.”
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