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Golden Sands Beachfront Apartment Resort

12-14 Deauville Close, Yorkeys Knob, Cairns, Australia 4878

Good 6.3
Based on 13 reviews

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About Golden Sands Beachfront Apartment Resort

Description

When visiting Cairns, you'll feel right at home at Golden Sands Beachfront Apartment Resort, which offers quality accommodation and great service. The excitement of the city center is only 10 km away. Also within easy reach are Cairns Kite Boarding, Half Moon Bay Golf Club, Cairns Golf Centre.

At Golden Sands Beachfront Apartment Resort, the excellent service and superior facilities make for an unforgettable stay. For the comfort and convenience of guests, the hotel offers free Wi-Fi in all rooms, 24-hour security, fax machine, photocopying, portable wi-fi rental.

Step into one of 32 inviting rooms and escape the stresses of the day with a wide range of amenities such as television LCD/plasma screen, internet access – wireless, internet access – wireless (complimentary), non smoking rooms, air conditioning which can be found in some rooms. Besides, the hotel's host of recreational offerings ensures you have plenty to do during your stay. Whatever your purpose of visit, Golden Sands Beachfront Apartment Resort is an excellent choice for your stay in Cairns.
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Features

Internet

  • portable wi-fi rental
  • free Wi-Fi in all rooms
  • Wi-Fi in public areas

Transportation

  • taxi service
  • car park
  • airport transfer
  • car hire
  • shuttle service

Fitness & recreation

  • spa
  • games room

Swimming & soaking

  • hot tub
  • outdoor pool

Water sports

  • wind surfing
  • surfing lessons
  • fishing
  • water sports (non-motorized)

Land sports

  • golf course (within 3 km)
  • tennis courts
  • table tennis
  • garden

For kids

  • pool (kids)

Food & beverage

  • BBQ facilities
  • restaurant
  • coffee shop
  • poolside bar

Pets

  • pets allowed

Cleaning services

  • laundry service

Guest services

  • private check in/check out
  • postal service
  • express check-in/check-out
  • luggage storage
  • tours
  • smoking allowed

On-site facilities

  • wheelchair accessible
  • facilities for disabled guests
  • family room
  • elevator
  • library
  • smoking area

Health and security

  • 24-hour security

Business & money services

  • printer
  • photocopying
  • fax machine

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Hindi
  • Indonesian
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Policies

Child and extra bed policy
Infant 0-1 year(s) Stay for free if using existing bedding. Note, if you need a cot there may be an extra charge.
Children 2-3 year(s) Must use an extra bed
  • Guests over 3 years old are considered as adults.
  • Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose, please check the individual room policy for more details.
When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
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Useful info

Check-In From: 02:00 PM
Check-Out Until: 10:00AM
Distance from City Center: 10 km
Distance to Airport: 7 km
Internet Usage Fee: 0 AUD
Non-Smoking Rooms / Floors: Yes
Number of Floors: 4
Number of Restaurants: 1
Number of Rooms : 32
Reception Open Until: 5:00PM
Room Voltage: 240
Time to Airport (Minutes): 15
Year Hotel Built: 1995
Year Hotel Last Renovated: 2008
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Agoda Verified Reviews

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  • Hotel Condition/Cleanliness 6.5
  • Location 7.5
  • Room Comfort/Standard 6.0
  • Staff Performance 6.2
  • Value for Money 6.3
  • Food/Dining 5.5

7.3 Sheng Z.
Australia
November 26, 2015
good for holiday
Value for Money, Staff Performance, Hotel Condition

2.7 SIEN N.
Australia
October 07, 2015
Bad serviced intruder come in to my room midnight I lost my sunglass and money

6.3 Debra W.
Australia
September 17, 2015
Good
Location,quite,car parking
Good

6.3 Abu J.
Australia
August 16, 2015
Convenient location and I book it for great price
Location , clean , price
The room was clean although the hotel was understaffed but it was ok

5.3 Wendy V.
Australia
August 11, 2015
Shabby
Location & pool area
I thought that I would give the Golden Sands another go after a disappointing stay 18 months ago. Big mistake ! Fridge not working & it took until 3pm the following day to have the problem rectified. Vertical drapes broken & unable to open them, not one coat hanger in the wardrobe ? No remote control for TV, no exhaust fan in bathroom, no dishwasher. Lovely location & gardens, but unfortunatly the unit that I was allocated was shabby.

7 Paul D.
New Zealand
October 05, 2014
Comfy room. Lift for luggage. Great pool
Quiet comfortable and clean
Stay was good. Did day trips in and around cairns for the 10 days we stayed. The pool was really nice in the afternoons and the beach was only 1-2 min walk. Parking is great and a lift for luggage and pram was awesome.

4.3 Sandra B.
Australia
September 29, 2014
Location was ok, room a little disappointed
Location access to beach, undercover parking
Stay was okay bit disappointed with room, quite dated the sliding door to bathroom needs replacing bit old. Bed not very comfortable and cane furniture in lounge room? Kitchen equiped okay no dishwasher, basic essentials for cooking. Great access to beach and pool area looked nice.

5 Greg S.
Australia
September 21, 2014
Basic accommodation in put of the way location
Quiet location
Overpriced self contained 1 and 2 bedroom apartments near a beach which you should think twice about swimming in because of the abundance of sea snakes, potentially fatal stinging jellyfish and salt water man-eating crocodiles. Apartments vary in quality and amenities. Some are very basic with insufficient/inadequate furnishings. We were a family of two, and in the two bedroom apartment there was one small couch and a few chairs. The apartment is advertised as being suitable for up to four persons but the furniture in the sitting room barely accommodates two persons. The "free" Wifi signal is so intermittent and so weak as to be a waste of time, effectively unusable. Forget about downloading anything but emails, and barely that. The restaurant was "temporarily closed", although the promotional material made available by the internet booking sites does not reveal this. A more accurate description would be that the restaurant "is closed, never to reopen". Checkout time, as we discovered to our considerable inconvenience, is a non-negotiable 10 am. With the airport 20 minutes drive away, and no major shopping or recreational activities any closer (except possibly fishing on the beach), leaving your bags at the hotel after checkout until your afternoon or evening flight is not really a viable option. You will definitely need a car if you stay at Golden Sands apartments. Better to give them a miss and stay in the city centre or head for Palm Cove where there are far greater tourist amenities and accommodation of better value than this.

6.7 Mick D.
Australia
July 17, 2014
Vrry good
Under ground car park cleanness of rooms and access Quite
Very good quite relaxing easy to find walking distance to shops

9.3 DEBBIE D.
Australia
January 07, 2014
A wonderful holiday
ambience, access to beach and pool, great room
The apartment was well presented and very clean. The view to the ocean, pool and trees was beautiful and the whole area was restful. The bed was very comfortable as were the pillows! The complex was quiet and staff were very helpful.


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