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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Ver disappointing to say the least, the place is very welcoming ,beautiful pool ,lovely greenery,but the children that live right next to where our accomodation was horrible, foul language,very grubby and the piercing screams from a teenage girl who obviously has issues with her mother,she bore the brunt of this girls antics and the worse thing was it was directly...

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Daylesford, Australia
Reviewed 23 March 2016

This was a return visit with four of us staying, first thing i noticed was 1 outdoor chair for all of us to share, i did find another 2 chairs on the 2nd level balcony.I went to the toilet after arriving & i couldnt even wash my hands afterwards as the water had been turned off. The cutlery all needed...

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Perth
Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

Appalling treatment from the staff. They didn't honour our reservation on booking.com. Left us sitting in the driveway on a Saturday afternoon with no place to stay. Noone eden cane to discuss the situation with us. DO NOT BOOK THIS ACCOMMODATION..

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Sunshine Coast, Australia
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

We booked and payed for the hotel weeks in advance. After spending the day at wet n wild myself and my friends arrived at Sailfish Cove at 4.30pm to check in. We called the number on the door and were told they couldn't find our booking. We gave them our booking reference and still no. She said she'll call her...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 20 October 2015

We hada 3 bedroom apartment backing onto the estuary/river. Stayed a week. There were table & chairs outside to enjoy the view & early morning rowers.. The accommodation itself was clean & tidy. Onsite Burger & Chips one night we had, was good. Our teen boys used the pool, thats always a "Treat" in itself especially when you have it...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Sailfish Cove is a gated community. I had the impression that most of the other people there were permanent residents, which made the experience a bit strange. The accommodation itself was clean enough, and the beds were comfortable. The sofa was badly stained and really should have been replaced. The kitchen was not well stocked, ie, there was one oven...

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Broadbeach, Australia
Reviewed 11 January 2015 via mobile

Well located in the Gold Coast but requires a car to get to shops, theme parks and beach. Apartment needs improvement! Kitchen lacking plates and utensils. Oven door broken, stove needed repair. Washing machine top loader lid hit into dryer. Infested with ants. Hot upstairs no a/c only old fans. A/C downstairs did not respond to remote and had to...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 24 September 2014

Totally Disappointed!! We stayed here 2 years ago & thought it was wonderful, this time round we brought extras with us and talked up how great it was. I have never been so embarrassed & disgusted, I couldn't believe how the units had deteriorated & how run down they were in such a short time, if there weren't so many...

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5Thank jo1973oj
Reviewed 13 July 2014

We only stayed at this complex because we were playing a tennis tournament nearby, but soon after arriving we found the whole apartment to be in a dilapidated state. There were cracks in the walls and holes in the walls. The walls were smeared in some splashes of some sort of liquids I'd hate to think about. The kitchen floor...

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2Thank David R
Nowra, Australia
Reviewed 2 July 2014

I bought a voucher which gave us a discount. The apartment was about 20 years old and great for the family as we didn't have to watch our children's every move. The apartment was very comfortable, our children enjoyed the spa and pool. The staff at the reception were very friendly. I would highly recommend sailfish cove for people who...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Sailfish Cove

Address: 215 Cottesloe Dr, Mermaid Waters, Gold Coast, Queensland 4218, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Mermaid Waters
Price Range: $237 - $250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sailfish Cove 4*
Number of rooms: 37
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 of 5 bubbles TyB62, 25 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Recommend paying to stay on the canal. Check to see if your accommodation is refurbished.”
 of 5 bubbles 446Michael_K920, 14 May 2014 | Read review
“On the canal the rooms a good nice and quiet, but the sun is gone about lunch time . Also make sure you have a car to get around.”
 of 5 bubbles Lisal123124, 19 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Try and get a town house or unit on the river front if you can, beautiful city views and very picturesque! highly recommend and would love to go back to sailfish cove resort.”
 of 5 bubbles aloha40, 6 Jul 2012 | Read review
“Get one on the water”
 of 5 bubbles lesley083, 21 Apr 2012 | Read review
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