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    Quality Suites Pioneer Sands

    19 Carters Lane | Towradgi, Wollongong, New South Wales 2518, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent49%
    • Very good37%
    • Average11%
    • Poor2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed 6 May 2016

    My wife and I arrived late on our escape from the lunatic asylum that is Sydney. Choked highways and mobile parking lots were never my favorite things (apologies to the Sound of Music) We arrived late, but the young gentleman manning the reception counter was...More

    Thank Peter K
    Response from QualitySuites1, Manager at Quality Suites Pioneer SandsResponded 29 June 2016

    Dear Peter K, Thank you for taking the time and sharing your feedback regarding your stay at the Quality Suites Pioneer Sands. We are pleased to hear that you had an enjoyable stay with us. Thank you again for sharing your experience, and we hope...More

    Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

    Room was spacious clean and well appointed. Staff all very friendly and efficient. Check in excellent. One small suggestion would be when a person asks where the nearest shop is? Is enquire what their need is? Walked over a couple klms for coffee only to...More

    Thank Janelle R
    Response from QualitySuites1, Manager at Quality Suites Pioneer SandsResponded 29 June 2016

    Dear Janelle R, Firstly, I would like to thank you for taking the time to post a review about Quality Suites Pioneer Sands. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. I am pleased that you found our team members friendly. I appreciate...More

    Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

    Staff were pleasant but certainly did not go out of their way. Booking a taxi caused confusion with two different scenarios; yes I will book one for the morning and on the morning it was no, we just wait for them! Room was clean and...More

    Thank Jayne-Ann Y
    Response from QualitySuites1, Manager at Quality Suites Pioneer SandsResponded 27 April 2016

    Dear Jayne-Ann Y, Thank you for taking the time to review the Quality Suites Pioneer Sands on Tripadvisor. Please accept my sincerest apologies in relation to the customer service you have received on your recent stay. This is certainly not the normal standard of service...More

    Reviewed 22 April 2016

    Our one bedroom self-catering apartment came at a good price, and was well-appointed, comfortable and modern. Sadly though the complex let itself down in some really silly ways that just created extra unnecessary fuss for us. The kitchen utensils and crockery weren't completely clean, the...More

    Thank Minitruth
    Response from QualitySuites1, Manager at Quality Suites Pioneer SandsResponded 23 April 2016

    Dear Minitruth, Thank you for reviewing the Quality Suites Pioneer Sands. I'm sorry to read you encountered some issues during your stay. I will pass on your comments to the Housekeeping Department as your feedback is very important to us so we can work on...More

    Reviewed 21 April 2016

    I would highly recommend staying at Pioneer Sands for anybody looking for accommodation in Wollongong. The accommodating + friendly staff went above and beyond to make my stay one to remember. Facilities were clean and prime location. Looking forward to returning again soon.More

    Thank Eli W
    Response from QualitySuites1, Manager at Quality Suites Pioneer SandsResponded 22 April 2016

    Dear Eli W, I would like to thank you for taking the time to post a review about Quality Suites Pioneer Sands. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We truly appreciate your feedback about the hotel and staff, I will ensure...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$114 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Wollongong
    • #4 Luxury Hotel in Wollongong
    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Wollongong
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 47
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    Jeckyl08
    18 December 2016|
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    Response from QualitySuites1 | Property representative |
    Hi Jecky108, The Towradgi Beach Hotel is within walking distance of the hotel. Its a good local Pub. There are some nice Restaurants but you would require a car. The Lagoon is a nice Seafood Restaurant.
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    999ziggy
    4 July 2015|
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    Dear 999ziggy, Thank you for your enquiry. Yes we do have Laundry Facilities for all our in-house guests. We have 2 washing machines and 2 dryers. We have a 1 Bedroom Apartment with 1x Queen Bed available. If you have... More
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    999ziggy
    4 July 2015|
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    Dear 999ziggy, Thank you for your enquiry. Yes we do have Laundry Facilities for all our in-house guests. We have 2 washing machines and 2 dryers. We have a 1 Bedroom Apartment with 1x Queen Bed available. If you have... More
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