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    The Sunset

    4/55-63 Gaze Road | Settlement, Christmas Island, Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island 6798, Australia
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      2 adults
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          • Very good43%
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          4 weeks ago
          “Very friendly. Amazing views”
          26 Jan 2017
          “Excellent place to base yourself out of...”
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
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          3.5 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 51 reviews

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          We rented a first floor apartment for a week while we visited family. Great location right above the rocky cliffs within walking distance of cafes and easy walk to the Cove for great swimming and snorkelling. Room is motel type accommodation with fridge and microwave....More

          Thank Sandra T
          Response from Angela J, Owner at The Sunset

          Thank you for your very nice comments. I am pleased you enjoyed the facilities and the closeness of The Sunset to local amenities whilst visiting your family.

          Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

          We had two rooms (travel agent stuffed up reservation but host kindly adjusted to meet our requirement for a twin share) adjacent and were really, really pleased. Good aircon, comfortable and very spacious rooms (with some cooking facilities), wifi and balconies overlooking the ocean. Staff...More

          1  Thank Edmo1066
          Response from Angela J, Owner at The Sunset

          Thankyou for your review. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay. I do remember the mix up of the room configurations! Apologies for the pool not being as clean as it should be. I will monitor more closely!

          Reviewed 8 December 2016

          Loved everything about the hotel, & the island in general, Angela provides a warm & welcoming atmosphere with nothing being too much trouble. There is no restaurant but a pub & a cafe within 200 metres provide all day meals. The hotel location is perfect,...More

          Thank philter1000
          Response from Angela J, Owner at The Sunset

          You only missed the crab spawning by a few days! A pity since you had come so far. However, as you say, you still saw lots of crabs! I am pleased you enjoyed the Island and your stay at The Sunset. Your remarks are very...More

          Reviewed 5 December 2016

          Spent a week at The Sunset while on a birding tour and our room was just perfect for what we needed. Comfortable bed (though it did move around a bit at times!), nice large shower and all we needed to make our breakfasts and lunches....More

          Thank lindsayjq
          Response from Angela J, Owner at The Sunset

          I am pleased you enjoyed your birding tour & your stay at The Sunset. It's a shame you missed the crab migration & never saw the sunsets. The crabs spawned right on time on the 24th & we have had magical sunsets this week! :)

          Reviewed 25 November 2016

          We travelled to Xmas Island to watch the red crab migration....and weren't disappointed. Unfortunately, our 3 night stay became 2 nights as our Virgin flight from Cocos islands was delayed 27 hours. Ang, owner, recommended we hire a 4WD (a must to explore the quite...More

          Thank kpc_kpc
          Response from Angela J, Owner at The Sunset

          It was a shame you lost a day of your holiday due to flight disruptions. Since the delay was through no fault of yours I felt you should not be penalised further by paying for accommodation you didn't receive! On a plus you were still...More

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          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Laundry Service
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          • Air Conditioning
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
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          • Pool
          • Tennis Court
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          • US$108 - US$138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 12
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          Donald S
          Hi Is there any rooms available from November 1, 2016?
          26 October 2016|
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          Cshcecilia008
          do you have a room available in 1st week of nov? how much?
          1 August 2014|
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          Response from Tesselator |
          Rooms are $160-180 depending if you want a standard room, an ocean view or an ocean view with private balcony. They're fully booked until 21 November
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          "I think any room would be ok but on the ground floor you might have people walking past your room."
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          "Superior Ocean View"
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          "Our room 204 was lovely"
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