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    The Sunset

    4/55-63 Gaze Road | Settlement, Christmas Island, Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island 6798, Australia
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    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
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    • Excellent53%
    • Very good44%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Tennis Court
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    6 Aug.7 Aug.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 52 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed in an upstairs room where you could sit on the balcony and enjoy wonderful views out over the Indian Ocean ( not the Pacific!) and along the coast. Frigate birds and golden bosuns flew past regularly and we watched various ships such as...More

    Thank jennymY2446BM
    Response from Angela J, Owner at The SunsetResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you for your very nice review! You certainly made the most of your time on Island and appreciated the closeness of The Sunset to the local shops etc plus the ocean views! You were part of a delightful group.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I spent a week at the Sunset while on a Photography Tour with Chris Bray Photography. The accommodation was lovely, clean and modern, with a lovely pool to cool down in, and barbeque area to sit and meditate in. Christmas Island is awesome for crabs,...More

    Thank Donna P
    Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

    This is an ideal location on Christmas Island. Ask for an ocean view (Indian ocean if you are wondering) and you will get a large balcony to soak up the view and enjoy a glass or two. The rooms are spacious with excellent air conditioning...More

    Thank MFW53
    Response from Angela J, Owner at The SunsetResponded 22 June 2017

    Thank you very much for your review. I am pleased you enjoyed the uninterrupted view of the Indian Ocean and the room facilities.

    Reviewed 27 April 2017

    We rented a first floor apartment for a week while we visited family. Great location right above the rocky cliffs within walking distance of cafes and easy walk to the Cove for great swimming and snorkelling. Room is motel type accommodation with fridge and microwave....More

    Thank Sandra T
    Response from Angela J, Owner at The SunsetResponded 5 May 2017

    Thank you for your very nice comments. I am pleased you enjoyed the facilities and the closeness of The Sunset to local amenities whilst visiting your family.

    Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

    We had two rooms (travel agent stuffed up reservation but host kindly adjusted to meet our requirement for a twin share) adjacent and were really, really pleased. Good aircon, comfortable and very spacious rooms (with some cooking facilities), wifi and balconies overlooking the ocean. Staff...More

    1  Thank Edmo1066
    Response from Angela J, Owner at The SunsetResponded 8 February 2017

    Thankyou for your review. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay. I do remember the mix up of the room configurations! Apologies for the pool not being as clean as it should be. I will monitor more closely!

    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Tennis Court
    • Price range
    • USD 109 - USD 148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • Australia >
    • Christmas Island >
    • Flying Fish Cove
    • Also Known As
    • The Sunset Christmas Island/Flying Fish Cove
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    Room & Suite (9)
    Pool & Beach (4)
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    Nearby Restaurants
    La CLA
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    .89 km away
    Rumah Tinggi Tavern And Restaurant
    36 reviews
    1.10 km away
    Golden Bosun Tavern
    43 reviews
    .57 km away
    Cafe 1888
    11 reviews
    .43 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Wild Papaya
    5 reviews
    .16 km away
    Indian Ocean Experiences- Day Tours
    9 reviews
    .89 km away
    Christmas Island National Park
    36 reviews
    8.19 km away
    Freshwater Cave
    10.75 km away
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    18 June 2017|
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    Response from Angela J | Property representative |
    All rooms at The Sunset have access to FOC WIFI. However your phone will not be able to use mobile data. We only have 2G. Text messaging is fine and phone calls if with Telstra or you have International roaming. Telstra sim... More
    1 August 2014|
    Response from Tesselator |
    Rooms are $160-180 depending if you want a standard room, an ocean view or an ocean view with private balcony. They're fully booked until 21 November
    Room Tips
    "IF you would like a room with a view be sure to ask. There are 4 rooms on the bottom floor that do not have..."
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    "Balcony room was good, so you could see the sunset over the ocean."
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    "I think any room would be ok but on the ground floor you might have people walking past your room."
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    "Superior Ocean View"
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