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    Sandcastles 1770 Motel & Resort

    40 Captain Cook Drive, Agnes Water, Queensland 4677, Australia
    011 61 7 4913 0628
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    Overview
    • Excellent44%
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    • Average17%
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    “beach house” (22 reviews)
    “private pool” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 128 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Great place to stay, but if you are elderly or have a disability, don't book the motel. Carrying suitcases up stairs is no fun. The pool was pretty warm - maybe could have a sail over it. But a great size for swimming. Purple Turtle...More

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    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 15 March 2017

    We arrived at Agnes Waters on 23/12/16. No shopping centres, no McDonalds, KFC no multi-nationals just locally owned small businesses. A truly fantastic experience the beach was fantastic and no crowds. Clean, pristine and peaceful,. Sandcastles and the owners and staff very friendly, the Christmas...More

    Thank Shell182015
    Response from Mark H, Manager at Sandcastles 1770 Motel & ResortResponded 12 April 2017

    Thank you Shell for your very nice review of Sandcastles and our great little laid back town. Look forward to having you back.

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Our disappointing accommodation, unfriendliness of local businesses, dismal selection of dining options and other impressions of 1770 and Agnus Water impels us to warn others that they are among the most overrated destinations in Australia. Do not bother!

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    Thank Chris T
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We stayed in a 3 bdrm apartment with a private pool and it was perfect! Lovely location, only a 1 minute walk to the beach. The appartment was super spacious- we had 5 adults plus a baby and plenty of room to spare! A fantastic...More

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    Thank Claire L
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    We stayed one night in Nov'17. Check in was efficient particularly as we arrived out of hours. Room was spotless. However we feel a little aggrieved that the room we were sold on Booking.com was not what was advertised. We were promised either a balcony...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 86 - USD 178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 50
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    • Queensland >
    • Agnes Water
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    • Sandcastles 1770 Motel & Resort Agnes Water, Queensland
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    Room & Suite (32)
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    Hotel & Grounds (35)
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    Chrissie B
    22 February 2016|
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    Not sure but call them and ask manager as they are very helpful
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