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Castaways Resort & Spa Mission Beach

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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“lap pool”(14 reviews)
“the main hotel”(10 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Very disappointed. On arrival, the car park was a mess with no allocated parking (first in best dressed!). When entering the lobby I was pleased with what I saw, nice looking restaurant, great views of the ocean and pool looked good. Our room was on...More

Thank SamSG22
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Great beachfront location with stunning ocean views. Only a short walk to the beach and into the village via The Ulysses Link Walking Track at the front of the property. Well kept hotel grounds. Friendly efficient staff. Lovely to have the use of the porters...More

Thank jiwilko
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

The hotel is quite worn down. The pool was quite dirty and oily. Most poor breakfast I have seen for a long while. Although we booked "breakfast included" even a cooked egg was charged extra. Orange juice from concentrate tasted like plastic, very limited choice...More

Thank FliX_747
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Beautiful modern Resort with top location right on the beach near the stinger net. Our room on 1st floor was a good size, cool & clean. Beautiful bathroom, shower had good pressure, always important. Loved the day bed on the balcony. Nice bar area &...More

Thank RozfromOz
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

This is getting to be the normal in north queensland . Booked in went to the bar to organise some drinks and were herded to swats we did not want . Asked about dinner and were told 6 pm only . As usual the reception...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room Service
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Banquet Room
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
USD 77 - USD 180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 77 - USD 180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Dining (19)
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AusFrequentTraveller
21 April 2017|
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Response from Jasmine P | Property representative |
I've driven back to Mission Beach after the night tour at Paronella Park and it has been no problem at all. Just take it slow on the back road bends and you won't have a worry - it's about a 30-40 minute drive to Castaways... More
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Andrea F
11 March 2016|
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Response from Jasmine P | Property representative |
Apologies, much too in response to this question, however the same answer still applies - our earliest guaranteed check in time is 2pm. However if on the day a room should be ready earlier, guests are more than welcome to... More
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cameron82
29 December 2015|
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Response from Jasmine P | Property representative |
A little late in response to this question, however YES! We do provide complimentary beach and pool towels at the resort.
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"We stayed in room 511, which had it's own reserved parking spot literally right outside the door."
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"Upper floors have great breezes from the sea & very quiet"
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"Ask for a room facing rhe pool and beach. Low-rise hotel with rooms on just 3 floors."
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"Make sure you get the third floor in the main building, better view"
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