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Maroochy River Resort & Bungalows

14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Ipswich, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Cheap cabins right on water. Perfect if u have a tinny and kids. Fishing crabbing and also would b good for s group. Very clean and cleanest BBQs ever seen. A little hidden gem. Boat ramp at location hardly used and walk around the corner to waterfront tavern BWS etc so very easy to manage meals👍. Worth a try for...

Thank JOdie13_12
Warwick, Australia
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

First holiday staying in a bungalow / cabin setup. The room itself was average. Not 100% clean but was okay. Arrived at room with no washing up utilities ( washing liquid, cloth etc) went to reception and they advised it should of been there and provided additional. No soap for shower so had to have our own which wasn't advised...

Thank DMW91
KimMorgan2014, Owner at Maroochy River Resort & Bungalows, responded to this review

Hi there DMW91, Thanks for taking the time to share your experience. I apologise profusely as there is a "welcome tub" which is placed in each bungalow prior to arrival. The tub has things like dishwashing liquid, chux, scourer etc along with soap, additional toilet paper, maps, etc for you. Seems like one did not make it to your unit....

Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Booked 4 nights had to leave after the first night. Having a 20 month old, we really needed a family friendly park where she could enjoy a swim. Pool filthy, river not that pleasant to swim in, cabin did not look like the cabin we looked at online (booking.com) we were itchy and it stank! the 'play pen' don't get...

2Thank Jessica-Robyn W
KimMorgan2014, Manager at Maroochy River Resort & Bungalows, responded to this review

Hi Jessica-Robyn W, I am sorry that you arrived at a time when we had major problems with the pool filtration system. The pool is serviced by Poolwerx who take great care to ensure that it is sparkling clean. It took some days to discover the chlorinator was faulty and this was rectified as soon as the problem was identified....

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Straight to the point. 1 bedrooms are actually studios. Tiny, small and some with no air con, so make sure you check it on arrival, no closed doors all open. We sanitised our rooms and wiped them down and it was FILTHY (everywhere). Beds and Mattresses all old, squeaky and stained and in one of our rooms we kept getting...

Thank selina81
KimMorgan2014, Owner at Maroochy River Resort & Bungalows, responded to this review

Hi Selina81, Thanks for taking the time to share your experience. The little one bedroom bungalows are great accommodation for a couple. The main bedroom has 4 walls but it has no door. Additional beds are in the living area and are best suited for kids. The living room beds double as seating and are foam mattresses on a timber...

Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

What a complete let down. The website and the pictures are not an accurate image of what we were greeted by. The rooms at best would be better described as poor quality dongas. We booked the superior cabin and found the cabin was very run down and old. Rusty chairs and cabinets. Inadequate seating. Sofa ripped and broken. Rubbish still...

Thank katiehorridge
KimMorgan2014, Owner at Maroochy River Resort & Bungalows, responded to this review

Hi KatieHorridge, Thank you for sharing your experience. It will help us improve our offering to other guests. For some people being close to the water is a positive, for others it is not. I am sorry you were disappointed with your stay. The reservations team were trying look after you by putting you in one of the very few...

Burpengary, Australia
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We stayed for 4 nights in a cabin on the waterfront. We had 2 jetskis which was why we picked the place. The lagoon goes straight out into the River, so the trip up and down the river is great. Also a great place to stay if you don't have watercraft, as it quiet and relaxing. Having the tavern within...

Thank TraceyC62
KimMorgan2014, Owner at Maroochy River Resort & Bungalows, responded to this review

Hi TraceyC62, I am very glad that the complex suited your needs. Thank you for sharing this with fellow travellers. I hope the weather gods were kind to you during your stay. Regards, Kim

Reviewed 21 November 2016

Bungalow was modern with LCD TV and worn but comfy lounge. Small balcony overlooking pool was lovely with table and chairs provided. Garden and poolside neat and well appointed with secure fence and lounge chairs by pool. Great little kitchen with pots cutlery etc. kayaks and paddle boards available as yr right on the river. Only criticism would be the...

Thank shona27
KimMorgan2014, Owner at Maroochy River Resort & Bungalows, responded to this review

Hi Shona27, Thanks for sharing. It is much appreciated. I hope you enjoyed all that the Sunshine Coast has to offer. Regards, Kim

Gold Coast
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful place to unwind for a few days. A lovely tranquil spot next to a lovely Creek. We stayed in a superior 2 bedroom. Very clean, modern, extremely comfy beds and very well stocked with everything we needed for cooking etc. The grounds are lovely and it's just so peaceful. Did a spot of fishing off the jetty...

Thank talkanz
KimMorgan2014, Owner at Maroochy River Resort & Bungalows, responded to this review

Dear talkanz, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with other travellers. We are delighted that you had a wonderful time and share our love for our little corner of the world. Like you we love connecting with nature everyday in the gardens and by the water. Our 2 bedroom superior units are the most stylish at...

Reviewed 15 September 2016

The bungalow had everything available - comfy bed, TV, DVD player, Stove (if you wanted to cook??). A hotel with a bistro nearby with delicious meals. Just a lovely place to chill out. Sorry no more time

Thank Beryl S
KimMorgan2014, Owner at Maroochy River Resort & Bungalows, responded to this review

Dear Beryl S. Thank you so much for taking the time to let others know that our bungalows provided you with everything that you needed for a lovely stay. We would love to welcome you back some time and when you do next visit please be sure to mention that you stayed before so that we can offer you your...

Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Maroochydore River Resort and Bungalows is the perfect get away for a family especially if you love fishing, swimming and Water activities. The water front cabins are fabulous you literally walk out the front door and the water is just there. It's our families favourite holiday locationton. Whether it's for a weekend or a week. Highly recommended.

Thank Rachel R
KimMorgan2014, Owner at Maroochy River Resort & Bungalows, responded to this review

Hi Rachel R. Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with the travelling community. We are very pleased that our little corner of the world is a fabulous holiday haven for you and your family. We very much look forward to seeing you here again. Until then... stay happy and safe. Regards, Kim

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on the edge of Eudlo Creek just off the Maroochy River, Maroochy River Resort & Bungalows offers comfortable 3 star self-catering accommodation suitable for singles, couples and families. Close to all attractions and with hire services available for an abundance of water activities, this tropical setting is the perfect base to experience Maroochydore from. You’re guaranteed the perfect retreat within the heart of the beautiful Sunshine Coast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Maroochy River Resort & Bungalows

Address: 38 - 46 David Low Way, Maroochydore, Queensland 4558, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Maroochydore
Price Range: $102 - $166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Maroochy River Resort & Bungalows 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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“Cabins by the water are probably the best.”
TraceyC62, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The bungalow had the Maroochy River lapping just below our little deck”
beryls964, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you have a room right on the water”
157DavidL157, 17 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Don't rely on wifi as it takes too long to load, opt for a riverview bungalow.”
684caral, 30 Sep 2015 | Read review
“When we stayed it was May 2015, had a few guest near us, however we never heard them. Which was great. We had a bungalow with a river view.”
76hannahd, 7 May 2015 | Read review
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