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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 24 January 2014

Please read the comments made by unhappy visitors and the responses the manager has made before booking a holiday at Castaway Cove - Noosa. Some of the comments made are unbelievable !!! It is such a shame that managers can get away with saying such appalling things. Do not give your business to someone with comments like the below. My...

8Thank LJtravel2014
Glen T, Manager at Castaway Cove, responded to this review

This is in response to the reviews by LJtravel2014 and SM080190. These guests checked in to a 2 Bedroom Apartment for 2 nights as part of a group of 6 young girls who were here to party. On the morning of the second day I was called over to their unit because they had no hotwater. The unit was in...

Airlie Beach, Australia
Reviewed 23 January 2014

We arrived and checked into a 2 bedroom apartment with no issues. Apartment was as expected, clean and tidy, fair size. Later in the evening we discovered that there was no hot water to the apartment. We found a number to contact the owners/ managers only in urgent situations and elected to wait until the morning. In the morning the...

6Thank SM080190
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 30 December 2013

Our family stayed at the four bedroom beach house, every thing was functional, clean and tidy with a bottle of sparkling wine in the fridge. The lay out is on three levels with lots of space to separate the living areas from the bed rooms Location is perfect with direct access to the resort pool and broad walk to beach...

2Thank Peter L
Gympie, Australia
Reviewed 16 October 2013 via mobile

On arrival found a 'my apologies I am out of service' on the A/C. Went to reception where they told me it wasn't necessary (like i want to be told what i should expect when im paying the bill) and that we could upgrade for more money! I told them it said rooms had a/c on Internet he argued with...

6Thank Maidens1
Glen T, Manager at Castaway Cove, responded to this review

I’m sorry you were disappointed with your stay. There are plenty of other reviews by very happy guests. Yes, one of the two air conditioners in the Apartment was out of service – it happens. It takes a long time for contractors to assess and repair or replace major items such as air conditioners. Elise Shade argued that the unit...

Reviewed 10 October 2013

We stayed in a 2 bedroom apartment with our family of 5 for 2 nights and found it to be very pleasant and enjoyable. The rooms were spacious with mildly dated but clean furniture. The outdoor private BBQ was excellent. The enclosed garages offer added security. The pool was the perfect temp and the kids loved it. The beach is...

Thank tigerzark
Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 1 August 2013

Enjoyed a wonderful four nights at Castaway Cove Resort. The villa had absolutely everything we needed to ensue a comfortable stay. We did not have a car so used the public bus service which was convenient. The bus stops are pretty close to the resort and some of the bus drivers went the extra mile and dropped us right there....

Thank Georgina R
Bergen, Norway
Reviewed 19 April 2013

Castaway Cove Resort is easy to access by car. THey have parking for all room/units. The studios are ok but they do noe have cooking opportunities, only microwave. Visitors can cook on the shared BBQ in the pool area and the managers are happy to receive payment for upgrades. The facilities were perfectly ok but even though the place was...

Thank QAEva
Glen T, Manager at Castaway Cove, responded to this review

Thanks Eva for your comments. I would just point out, for the benefit of future guests who may not realize, that we are not a hotel, but are a self-catering apartment complex, which basically means that we supply the room, and guests look after themselves. There is no daily service provision like there is with a hotel or motel. Whilst...

Reviewed 28 March 2013

My Husband and I booked a three day weekend for our 10th wedding Anniversary back in the end of December, for mid-May and had to cancel because the company we work for is ending our assignment here and we have to go back to Canada. We put down a $220 deposit and when we called to cancel, even though it...

3Thank Jill S
Glen T, Manager at Castaway Cove, responded to this review

Jill Sabin from USA booked one of our Penthouses in December 2012 for a 3 night stay in May 2013. The booking was made through Booking.com. The tariff was $660 and she was charged the first night’s tariff ($220) as a deposit. On 28th March 2013 she rang me to cancel the booking. I advised her that because she had...

Reviewed 23 March 2013

Stayed here for our wedding/honeymoon in a pent house apartment. Location is fantastic if you want to be away from the hassell of noosa.. Owners recommended a car which came in very handy. The roof top spa was fantastic with a BBQ area also.. Great for relaxing at night as we had our 15mth old with us. We were greeted...

Thank BellaalleB
Redcliffe, Australia
Reviewed 6 January 2013

had 3 bedroom unit lounge area had electrical cords and power board running along floor which i tripped over and broke lamp shade and was told this was my fault i should have been more carefull .definately this unit not suitable for children and the elderly was asked to pay for shade and i refused because of power cords also...

4Thank 271petrag_12
Glen T, Manager at Castaway Cove, responded to this review

This guest signed our standard registration form upon check-in where she authorized her credit card to be charged for any missing items or damage caused to the unit. She was a very large lady and somehow managed to knock over a standing lamp behind the lounge and broke the glass lamp shade. She refused to pay for the damage. The...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
When you stay at this absolute beachfront resort (no road to cross), you feel like you're miles from anywhere. On your doorstep is 15km of ocean beach, yet you are only a 5 minute drive from all the restaurants and shops of cosmopolitan Noosa.Located only minutes south of Noosa on a beautiful, unspoilt stretch of ocean beach, Castaway Cove offers a unique getaway in luxury 1 to 3 bedroom self-contained Beach Houses, Penthouses and Apartments - most with spas, private bbqs and spectacular ocean views.Enjoy an early morning walk on the beach, have a late breakfast on your private balcony, sip champagne in your spa watching the waves roll in, have a private picnic for two on the secluded beach, enjoy a BBQ on your deck, eat out at one of Noosa's many famous restaurants, arrange to have an in-house massage or just sit and relax in the comfort of your tastefully appointed accommodation.For the more energetic, there are walks (or runs!) Along the beach, a heated pool, full-sized tennis court, or hire a bike and go for a ride on the bike track. There are many golf courses in the immediate area, as well great tourist attractions such as Australia Zoo, Fraser Island, Underwater World or boat trips on the Noosa River and Everglades. All units are fully self-contained, well-appointed and have TV, VCR/DVD/CD players, high speed in-room wireless broadband - most are air conditioned. The friendly managers can help you with all your holiday plans and don't hesitate to ask if you require something special. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Castaway Cove

Address: 528 David Low Way, Marcus Beach, Noosa, Queensland 4573, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Noosa > Marcus Beach
Price Range: $257 - $289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Castaway Cove 4*
Number of rooms: 25
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“Don't recommend spending extra to get penthouse room. These are noisier being closer to the road and they were not good value for money”
xmascarol2015, 14 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Units on the ocean side are quieter, although the whole complex has a quiet location.”
ingeborgg634, 11 Apr 2015 | Read review
“1brm penthouse is excellent for couples.”
DGG1978, 8 Jun 2014 | Read review
“It might be worth paying a little extra for a bigger unit if you are staying for a while.”
QAEva, 19 Apr 2013 | Read review
“don't stay here”
TroppoTraveller_20, 24 Oct 2012 | Read review
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