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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

If unit owners want top dollar then they need to upgrade. Laminex peeling of kitchen doors,fridge shelves cracked,shower curtain dirty,kitchen blind dirty,bedroom windows dirty,frontscreen door had a tear,no carport,no drink coasters,only 2 placemats. Complex pool only a plunge pool. Area quiet except for Curlew birds.

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CliftonSands, Manager at Clifton Sands Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for spending so much of your holiday time diligently writing lists, notes and reviews of perceived imperfections in the best value accommodation on Cairns Northern Beaches.

Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

This place is conveniently located and minutes away from the beach and the Coles supermarket. Linda is genuinely helpful with her tips on things to do which was a big plus. Please note that it does not offer a house keeping service but it comes with everything you need. Highly recommended.

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CliftonSands, Manager at Clifton Sands Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Thanks for your Review Anshu - hope to see you both again soon!

Adelaide
Reviewed 30 July 2016

We stayed at the Clifton Sands Apartments for 9 days.........If you are looking for a 5 star luxury resort then this is not for you.....If you are wanting a welcoming super relaxing holiday this definitely the place to stay. The apartment was lovely and spacious, clean and equipped with all the requirement's for a self catering holiday.... fully equipped kitchen,...

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Lynda was very accommodating to all our needs, She was especially helpful with her knowledge of where and what to do. i would suggest getting a bus into Cairns. You can get one right by the apartments, also there is a supermarket near by

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CliftonSands, Manager at Clifton Sands Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Amanda! Finally, a response... Thanks for writing me a great Review.

Aberlour, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2016

My Wife and I stayed in the Clifton Sands Apartments on a journey around Oz and found the accommodation very welcoming & relaxing along Linda (the owner) who was extremely nice and very helpful making us feel at home and wish we had booked another week.(A very short walk to a beautiful sandy beach) Plenty car parking for residents,the local...

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Reviewed 10 February 2016

I stayed here for a few nights and the appartments are good sized and contains all you could need like full kitchen and washing machine and dryer. I had a few issues with airconditions but I emediatly got a new room. I walked easily in to the town centre in Port Douglas, either along the beach or on the walking...

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Reviewed 9 February 2016

We were going to stay at these apartments in July, but things came up that meant we couldn't. Linda, the manager, had already bent over backwards to help us get the best arrangement, bedding wise, for me and my husband, both of whom have back injuries. Her patience and consideration are commendable and I am sure she must be a...

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Deniliquin
Reviewed 16 January 2016

It's only been a day since arriving home & I'm already missing our home away from home. My husband, son & I enjoyed two weeks of a hassle free, fun & enjoyable holiday at Clifton Sands, our one bedroom with sofa bed, full kitchen and laundry facilities & balcony with sea views made our stay very budget friendly & comfortable....

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Located in an elegant neighbourhood away from the hustle and bustle with a very laid-back atmosphere that is a delight to find. Nevertheless still convenient enough to get to Cairns, shops and the Palm Cove by public bus which operates frequently. Lovely Clifton beach is only a few meters away from the resort and offers the swimming net during the...

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Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Booked a premium apartment with "refurbished" kitchen and bathroom... I am still worried I caught something from the shower... Mound on the ceiling, peeling paint with mouldy walls, cistern required constant attention, nothing refurbished about this. The bed was hard and there was sand in it, old boxed aircon set in this cracked bedroom window, aged fittings.. No full length...

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CliftonSands, Manager at Clifton Sands Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Of the four low-score reviews Clifton Sands has received, three are by females from Townsville! Do I sense a pattern here? I’m sorry you didn’t enjoy your three nights stay at Clifton Sands – fortunately, you are part of an extremely small minority.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A stone's throw from the gently breaking waves, Clifton Sands Holiday Apartments at Clifton Beach is the ideal choice for a relaxed holiday in a beautiful beach-side village. All apartments look over the gardens to the Coral Sea beyond. The casual, laid-back atmosphere is an ideal escape for those seeking to be away from the rush and stress of modern living. Our spacious and well appointed one bedroom apartments are an ideal base to explore all that the Tropical North has to offer. We are - without doubt - the best value accommodation on the Cairns Northern Beaches. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clifton Sands Holiday Apartments

Address: Clifton Sands Holiday Units 81 - 87 Guide St | Entrance on Clifton Road, Clifton Beach, Queensland 4879, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Clifton Beach
Price Range: $94 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Clifton Sands Holiday Apartments 3.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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“Upper apartments are accessed by steps which are quite easy to manage but suggest anyone not liking steps may find difficult.”
 of 5 bubbles DaveF3765, 16 Feb 2016 | Read review
“rooms on the higher levels might have ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles susanrr2016, 12 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Don't bother”
  • Mouldy ceiling
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 of 5 bubbles princessham, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
“All apartments face the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles saskiatd, 29 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Upgrade to a premium room.”
 of 5 bubbles SteveW226, 11 Nov 2015 | Read review
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