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San Marino by the Sea

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Gold Coast
Reviewed 17 November 2015

Nice apartment building directly on the beach and the apartment was comfortable and clean. The back gate leads to the beach and a nice kids park immediately adjacent. Unfortunately the pool isn't adjacent to the beach though, surrounded by the car park and building, but there was a tennis court and great BBQ area right beside the pool. Whilst Marcoola...

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Neil L, Manager at San Marino by the Sea, responded to this review

Thank you journeywings for taking the time to complete your review. We appreciate hearing your comments about San Marino and Marcoola Beach. It's also pleasing to hear you enjoyed your dinner at one of the many restaurants in Ocean Street - the Coasts new 'place to eat' - a favourite of ours too. We wish you well in your travels,...

australia
Reviewed 5 October 2015

My wife and I stayed with her Father and our 10 month old daughter in a 2 bedroom apartment with a 'garden view'. The 'garden view' turned out to be one of the most amazing ocean views I've ever seen. This whole place was magic. The apartments were spacious and well maintained, the pool lovely, the BBQ area and tennis...

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Neil L, Manager at San Marino by the Sea, responded to this review

Hello joelherro76 How wonderful to hear your family weekend away was memorable and magical. San Marino is the perfect location for a getaway close to the beach and spending time with those you love. We hope to welcome you and your family back again soon. Happy travels, Jody and Neil San Marino by the Sea

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 6 September 2015

So I'll start by saying the websites photos don't nearly do this place justice. We arrived around 12pm and met the goddess/receptionist/manager of the San Marino, Jody, who was incredibly helpful and reasonable. The rooftop rooms are so awesome, some of them are accessible via staircases within the rooms but most you have to leave your room and go up...

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Neil L, Manager at San Marino by the Sea, responded to this review

Hello and Happy Birthday!! A truly fun filled and active weekend for you all, enjoying all the local activities. I'm glad San Marino was a great place for you to enjoy your birthday weekend away. It was a pleasure meeting you and hope to welcome you back again soon. Best wishes, Jody and Neil

Gladstone, Australia
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Apartments are beautiful and view amazing. The Manager Jody needs bottling and preserving, as you wont get another anywhere who goes out of her way to ensure your stay is fantastic as she does. We had 44 Ladies to accomodate and a huge bus trying to find parking space. Jody booked us all in Restaurants and checked Courtesy buses back...

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Neil L, Manager at San Marino by the Sea, responded to this review

Hello Julie It was an absolute pleasure having all you lovely, beautiful ladies come and stay with us here at San Marino. Thank you for your kind words, it truly means a lot to know you all had a wonderful weekend away experiencing the coasts markets and restaurants. We hope to welcome you back again soon, kind regards Jody and...

Hervey Bay, Australia
Reviewed 30 August 2015

We had a great 3 bedroom with 2 bathroom apartment overlooking the beach with our son and partner and his kids. It suited us perfectly as there was a park in front of the building the kids could play and watched from the balcony. The unit had everything for cooking for a family. There was a tennis/basketball court and a...

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Neil L, Manager at San Marino by the Sea, responded to this review

Hello KimB19 Thank you for staying with us at San Marino and taking the time to share your experiences. It was a pleasure meeting you and we hope to welcome you back to San Marino again soon. Neil and Jody San Marino Marcoola Beach.

Brisbane
Reviewed 20 April 2015

A wonderful two bedroom/two bathroom apartment, that suited our young family of four perfectly. We stayed on the fourth floor in apartment 24. The apartment was very large, and very quiet, and was well equipped with a full kitchen (Coles is a very short drive nearby if you fancied cooking or using the excellent BBQ facilities at the pool, or...

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Neil L, Manager at San Marino by the Sea, responded to this review

Thank you 'TheFlowTravelBugs' for writing such an extensive review. This will be helpful for all fellow travelers. We are pleased you and your family enjoyed your stay at San Marino, Marcoola Beach. It is a perfect place to holiday with family of all ages and a lovely central spot to see the whole Sunshine Coast. We wish you all the...

Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

My wife and I have taken our two kids to these apartments quite a few times now and we are never dissapointed. Fantastic attential to detail, very clean, and the staff are very friendly. The location is fantastic; right on the beach with a couple of good returants close by. If you want a relaxing place to stay on the...

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Neil L, Manager at San Marino by the Sea, responded to this review

Hello Claye and family, Thank you for returning to stay with us here at San Marino. It truly is a magical and safe place to have a holiday with family. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Happy Travels from Neil and Jody, Resident Managers.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 16 February 2015 via mobile

We stayed for one night at San Marino. We booked through the Adoga website, a one bedroom ocean view apartment. The website said $230 then as soon as I booked it jumped up to $300... Apparently the website only shows US dollars with no disclaimer. We arrived to and checked in, when we checked in we had to pay a...

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Neil L, Manager at San Marino by the Sea, responded to this review

Thank you Rolovesgabby for taking the time to complete a review and provide us with ways we can improve our services to our guests. I agree it would have been a shock for the price to go from $230 to $300 in a click of a button. This is an issue we will certainly be bringing up on your behalf...

Kurrajong NSW
Reviewed 13 February 2015

Just wrapped up our 4th annual stay here and already looking forward to our next one. We had 2 weeks this time. We stay on level 5 on the beachfront in a 3 bedroom apartment. Lots of room and everything you need is here. San Marino is very well maintained, lovely gardens, secured off street parking, 1st class amenities (...

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Neil L, Manager at San Marino by the Sea, responded to this review

Thank you both for Marcoolas wonderful review and of course San Marino. Its been a pleasure getting to know you both and we love seeing you enjoy the wonderful delights this area of the Sunshine Coast has to offer. You truly are a perfect example of how holidays are meant to be enjoyed. We are looking forward to seeing you...

Reviewed 14 January 2015

We stayed in this hotel for a 3 nights stay. During our stay our child accidentally misplaced the room key. We told the management of the situation and we were told that it is going to cost us over $495 for the replacement of the keys. Being a hotel for short term accommodation the lost key situation would happen all...

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Neil L, Manager at San Marino by the Sea, responded to this review

Thank you SS for choosing to stay with San Marino. We are very sorry and surprised SS that you have chosen to write a bad review about San Marino after both you and your husband apologized for your behavior and actions whilst staying at the resort. We wish you all the best for your future travels. Jody and Neil, Resident...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
San Marino offers affordable 1, 2 and 3 bedroom Self-Contained Sunshine Coast Holiday Accommodation. Opening up onto private balconies overlooking the ocean. Marcoola Beach Family Holiday Apartments are tastefully decorated and generously sized. All apartments are spacious, open planned,contain fully equipped kitchens complete with full size refrigerator, oven, dishwasher, microwave and full laundry. Marcoola Holiday Apartments are absolute beachfront and perfect for a relaxing holiday escape. Quality Sunshine Coast Holiday Accommodation in a tranquil setting, while still being totally accessible to the areas of Mooloolaba, Noosa, Coolum and Maroochydore. Try San Marino at Marcoola, we are sure you will be pleasantly surprised. We look forward to meeting you soon. ... more   less 

Additional Information about San Marino by the Sea

Address: San Marino 917 David Low Way, Marcoola, Queensland 4564, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Marcoola
Price Range: $127 - $194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — San Marino by the Sea 4*
Number of rooms: 35
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“some apartments have private rooftop areas with great views of the beach.”
GonzoPerth, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Make sure your Air Con works”
Bert1222, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on upper levels facing the ocean have amazing views!”
discover99, 16 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Choose a high floor for views.”
journeywings, 16 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Room 24 is great, but so are most of the upper levels I'd imagine. Go off-peak season for very reasonable rates!”
joelherro76, 5 Oct 2015 | Read review
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