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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 30 December 2016

My family and I had two, three bedroom units (#8 and 14) with a spa on the roof of each unit. We had the beach just 500m away and a wonderful swimming pool with a heated spa, as well. If we were not walking the beach, surfing at the beach, building sandcastles with the littlies at the beach you would...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We spent 7 days with our 2 daughters, husbands and 4 small children, aged 5 down to 2 to enjoy a family holiday. I don't think we could have chosen a better location than Sand Dunes. Accommodation was perfect, well equipped, good beds, modern and comfortable. The beach was a short stroll from our units and very safe for children....

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Toowoomba, Australia
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Everything about our stay was great staff were friendly and helpful, our accomodation was spotless clean, staff were helpful and friendly from the time we arrived uintil our departure. Pools were clean with easy access from some Units there was a large crowd of us however we had plenty of room to enjoy around the Bar B Q area.

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Thank lesyoga
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Our family group of 18 has just spent a weekend at Sand Dunes in 3 poolside 3 bedroom units plus one ground floor 2 bed unit. Very comfy, well-equipped kitchen, barbecues & bedrooms all good. The pool views & proximity (on the doorstep but safely fenced off) plus pool heating & large spa made it ideal for entertaining 8 children....

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Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Fantastic apartment, very modern, spacious and very clean. Very close to the beach, although the appointment had 3 separate amazing pools. Despite being close to the airport there is not a lot of noise. The beds are comfy, just starting to develop that little central lean.

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Gympie, Australia
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

The poolside units are handy with the kids, but the cleanliness is questionable. For a fairly expensive stay, the units could be cleaner, less dusty and certainly more self contained. It was hard to cook meals with the utensils on hand. Perhaps the previous guests helped themselves to stuff, but management should check this.

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Sand_Dunes_Resort, Manager at Sand Dunes Resort, responded to this review

We thank you for your review. We apologise if the room cleanliness was questionable , as we pride ourselves on making sure the rooms are to a high standard of cleanliness. We wish this had been bought to our attention during your stay, so that we could have had housekeeping remedy any issues. Utensils do get moved from room to...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We stayed in a 3 bedroom poolside apartment which was amazing. The kids loved spending most of the day in the pool whilst we were able to supervise from the patio. The apartment had everything a family could want.

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Reviewed 7 September 2016

WOW! We had 11 girls staying for a weekend away in the Private 4 bdrm Beach house, it was amazing, photos don't do it justice. Plenty of space for all to relax, own private pool, rooftop jacuzzi with beach views. Recommended to so many people. Already planning a family get together here. Other friends also stayed in 2 bdrm apartment...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Fantastic pool for kids and adults alike - a standout feature of the resort - so big it never gets crowded. The beach is just a short walk over the sand dune and is perfect for a morning or evening walk, or just to sit and watch the waves.

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Thank kernowkanga
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We stayed in a four bedroom apartment with our 6 children. There was heaps of space and they had an awesome time with access to the pools from the outdoor area. Resort and apartment were very modern and clean and secure. Situated in a quiet location, close to beach and only a short drive to supermarkets etc. Would defiantly stay...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sand Dunes offers a luxurious resort atmosphere, just metres from beautiful beaches. The resort features a selection of luxury two bedroom apartments, three and four bedroom poolside villas - all overlooking our 75m award winning lagoon pool, heated spa and gardens. Also on offer are luxury three and four bedroom beach houses that must be seen to be believed. Featuring their own private barbecue & entertaining area with backyard and rooftop Jacuzzi! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sand Dunes Resort

Address: 130 Mudjimba Esp, Marcoola, Queensland 4564, Australia (Formerly Mantra Sand Dunes)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Marcoola
Price Range: $177 - $320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Sand Dunes Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 75
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Sand Dunes Resort Marcoola, Sunshine Coast
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“Any units surrounding a pool are noisy. Young children play, scream and cry and it echoes into the units surrounding.”
 of 5 bubbles USA2015GW, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Just explain what you are after and they will certainly do everything they can to assist where possible”
 of 5 bubbles frog1966, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The units we staid in were sort of "stand alone" so very private. Did not hear our neighbours at all.”
 of 5 bubbles Carolyn_Cairns, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We found all of our rooms very comfortable we had booked four .”
 of 5 bubbles lesyoga, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you want evening tranquility, it is best not to stay in the apartments next to the spa.”
 of 5 bubbles kernowkanga, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
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