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    Sandcastles 1770 Motel & Resort

    40 Captain Cook Drive, Agnes Water, Queensland 4677, Australia
    011 61 7 4913 0628
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Traveller (53)
    Room & Suite (32)
    Pool & Beach (10)
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good36%
    • Average17%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “beach house” (22 reviews)
    “private pool” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
    Conference Facilities
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 121 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Check in was easy and the lady behind the reception desk was extremely helpful in explaining the local tourist spots. Our room was above the restaurant (30 steps for those who may have mobility issues). The room was smallish but well equipped with a kitchen...More

    Thank NauticalDreamer3010
    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 15 March 2017

    We arrived at Agnes Waters on 23/12/16. No shopping centres, no McDonalds, KFC no multi-nationals just locally owned small businesses. A truly fantastic experience the beach was fantastic and no crowds. Clean, pristine and peaceful,. Sandcastles and the owners and staff very friendly, the Christmas...More

    Thank Shell182015
    Response from Mark H, Manager at Sandcastles 1770 Motel & ResortResponded 12 April 2017

    Thank you Shell for your very nice review of Sandcastles and our great little laid back town. Look forward to having you back.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Upon arriving we were shown to a small cabin style room that was utterly filthy. It was nothing like the pictures online and I was extremely disappointed given the cost. The tiles were cracked, there looked like some dirty red liquid staining the inside of...More

    Thank kirstenj9
    Response from Mark H, Manager at Sandcastles 1770 Motel & ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Sorry to hear you had such a bad experience. It certainly wasn't brought to my attention at the time you checked in. As most of our reviews are generally quite favourable it is disappointing and bewildering that one could be so negative. We do concede...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This place needs a lot of maintenance, we booked in for a two night stay and I have to fix the bathroom door handle first because it fell off the door then I had to fix the air conditioner which was not working, staff are...More

    Thank Bernie R
    Response from Mark H, Manager at Sandcastles 1770 Motel & ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

    Sorry to hear that the room needed some maintenance. We would have rectified the defects had they been brought to our attention. Surely if a door handle comes off one would contact the reception to have it fixed. I am somewhat confused about the guest...More

    Reviewed 10 August 2017

    We stayed 3 nights in a 2bedroom unit with pool, for a family wedding, so booked well in advance. Nowhere in any correspondence did they mention we would only get the one set of towels for entire time and if we wanted clean ones they...More

    Thank mbsbw
    Response from Mark H, Manager at Sandcastles 1770 Motel & ResortResponded 12 August 2017

    The Beach Homes are self contained. Toiletries are provided and most guests who stay for more than a night or two generally have their own. Two rolls of toilet paper per bathroom are provided. Same with coffee, tea etc. We provide a 'starter' supply. If...More

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    • Number of rooms
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    • Agnes Water
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    Traveller (53)
    Room & Suite (32)
    Pool & Beach (10)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (31)
    Bathroom (2)
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    Chrissie B
    22 February 2016|
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    Response from luxurious22 | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure but call them and ask manager as they are very helpful
    Room Tips
    "Try for beach side"
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    "Beach homes are bigger and better located than the garden ones."
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    "Some rooms have a balcony. The beach houses were nicest but dearer."
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    "we had a 1 bed unit would love to stay in one of the beach houses"
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