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Sydney
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a one bedroom spa suite whilst on business. It was a nice big room with a great view over the lake and golf course. The furniture in the room needed a clean and in some cases replacing. Note the room is not serviced everyday if taht is important to you. Everything you need or what to see is...

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Caloundra, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hat a great place to go hang out and chat with friend or family member. I could have stayed out on the balcony all afternoon. Best hot chocolate in town. They do a great lunch menu, but today we just did hot chocolates and coffee and it hit the right spot for us.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was at Pelican Waters Golf Resort & Spa for a 2 day conference. The food was great, the service excellent, the location brilliant for a conference but it was sadly let down by the state of the room we stayed in. I don't know if this is indicative of all the rooms but I don't think so, as everything else...

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Dear Chris C Thank you for your feedback and I am delighted that enjoyed the food and service from the team here at the resort. We are currently working on a soft refurbishment of our rooms and hope to have that completed in the coming months. I hope that you will return to enjoy a leisure break with us some...

Hastings Point, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All the staff were helpful and friendly, from the reception staff to the wait staff at the large & clean restaurant. Our 1 bedroom spa room was comfortable, spacious and had a lovely balcony where we enjoyed lunch each day overlooking the huge pool area and to our surprise we also had a kitchenette in our room. During our midweek...

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Thank Stephen R
Moreton Bay Region, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently stayed at this resort with my husband and another friend in a 2 bedroom unit. The unit was large, comfortable with a delightful view of the pool area and surrounding landscape which included the golf resort and mountains. The resort was so delightful I never felt like going home. The staff were fantastic, friendly and helpful. The breakfast,...

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Greater Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for a weekend catch up with my sister We booked a deal thru tripadeal - excellent value for money. Room was lovely. Great shower and nice pillows. Continental breakfast was well worth it - super fresh fruit. Cereal. Danish and muffins and all the usual. Staff were very nice. Cocktails a must to try and not super expensive. The...

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Thank Kate G
Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked here to attend a funeral & only stayed 1night. But wished we could have stayed more to enjoy the facilities. We were given a lovely 2brm appartment on the 10th floor with an awesome view. Got to use the pool facilities & also had the breakfast downstairs in the restaurant. Staff were very friendly & would definitely stay...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Wanted a few days away in a rush, as per normal, last minute stuff! Found a good deal on tripadeal, phoned the resort before I went ahead and bought the deal, just in case we couldn't get the dates we wanted, lady on the desk couldn't be more helpful, just stopped short of holding the booking while I bought the...

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Thank JimandDee
Burringbar, Australia
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We stayed at the resort to play golf and were very pleased with our room. We had a terrif view over the golf driving range and lake. Also the room was very spacious and clean. Breakfast was well presented and tasty. Even though the resort is a little out of the tourist area there are some other places to eat...

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Thank Howard G
New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 27 October 2016

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Microwave
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pelican Waters Golf Resort & Spa is situated just 90 minutes drive from Brisbane International & Domestic Airports, 40 minutes from Sunshine Coast Airport and only minutes from Sunshine Coast beaches.This 4 star resort provides the perfect getaway retreat with breathtaking views of the heritage listed Glasshouse Mountains, the Greg Norman designed championship Golf Course, Pelican Waters Golf Club and the seaside city of Caloundra and the Pacific Ocean.The hotel boasts excellent facilities for both Business and Leisure travellers with stylish guest rooms and apartments suitable for individuals right through to families staying one night or longer. There are plenty of opportunities to relax by our resort pool & heated lap pool, take a leisurely stroll or just relax with a good book and watch the world roll by. For the more energetic, you can dust off the golf clubs and play a round of 18 holes of golf. For those who want to be pampered, spoil yourself with a treatment at Pelican Waters Resort Day Spa.The Sunshine Coast enjoys a pleasant year round climate with average temperatures of 17 - 28 degrees in summer and 10 - 23 degrees in winter. Our region boasts many diverse, exciting and natural attractions from the popular Australia Zoo, UnderWater World, Big Kart Track and Aussie World to the famous Eumundi Markets, or a simple day of lazing on one of our many beautiful beaches. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pelican Waters Golf Resort & Spa

Address: 38 Mahogany Dr | Pelican Waters, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia (Formerly Crowne Plaza)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Caloundra
Price Range: $141 - $316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Pelican Waters Golf Resort & Spa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 98
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Also Known As:
Crowne Plaza Pelican Waters Hotel Caloundra
Crowne Plaza Caloundra
Crowne Plaza Hotel Caloundra
Ramada Caloundra
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Caloundra
#5 Luxury Hotel in Caloundra
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“Get a room facing the lake and golf course.”
 of 5 bubbles rstanden, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We were on the 4th floor and the view was good, there are 12 floors, I guess the higher you go, the better the view!”
 of 5 bubbles JimandDee, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room witha view of the creek and the mountains .8”
 of 5 bubbles Bionic2016, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view over the golf course”
 of 5 bubbles GrantK633, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Overlooking the water fountains”
  • Modern kitchen
  • Outside balcony
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 of 5 bubbles 447vivienne14, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
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