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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 April 2012

I moved into Sailfish Cove while attending Bond University. I was meant to have a roommate but that never happened. They basically forced me out of my unit and into another unit before my lease was up because they were loosing money from me not having a roommate which was out of my control. I was only given a day... More 

1 Thank Kate D
Victoria, Australia
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2012

We stayed here for 7 days with our four young children and we paid $650 for the week - fantastic price compared to other resorts anywhere on the gold coast. My parents were also with us and were upgraded for free to a 3 bedroom unit so they could be close to us instead of on the other side of... More 

1 Thank leeplusthree
Laurieton, New South Wales, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2012

I found this place from a man selling holiday accommodation at my local market.Sounded good at the time.What a mistake! This place is a dump!Everything is very dirty and needs a good clean. Alot of things broken or not working at all.I booked two townhouses for myself and my family for one week from 10 March 2012.Was not happy at... More 

7 Thank Alicia W

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Brisbane, Australia
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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2012

This is actually a townhouse with a lot of permanently residing families, in Robina which is away from the real gold coast action. However, for those who are looking for a home away from home, this might be a good option. You can't walk to anything... Need to drive so this is a good option for families on a budget... More 

1 Thank MJ707
Goulburn, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2012

I found Sailfish Cove by purchasing a accommodation voucher on ebay. It had the cheapest rate for up to 6 people (there are 5 of us) for 7 nights - $650 for a 3 bedroom apartment. I couldn't even get that for a onsite cabin at a tourist park! The reception staff are lovely and helpful. Offered us a second... More 

3 Thank disturboed
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 January 2012

We stayed at sailfish cove last year in march for 7 nights we had a ball and loved having our little own space to stay. Two bedrooms and great space for a our 7 year to play we are going back on the 28 jan for 14 nights can't wait..... a++ Thanks to sailfish for great value for money.

1 Thank kristy b
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2011

I stayed at this resort for a week with my family of 6. I paid an extra $10 a week and received a river frount room. The water is literally 3 meters away from the back door. I loved the walk in wardrobe and ensuite. I loved the fact it felt like home. We had 3 toilets, 2 bathrooms, kitchen... More 

Thank Sarah C
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2011

First of all to the reviews i have read on here about this place NEED a REALITY check it is a budget place to stay if u are taking ur family and are on a budget and live in the real world then u wont have a problem with it we are currently staying here and the staff have been... More 

2 Thank chickieemelbourne
Canberra, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2011

I am writing this as a longer-term tenant of Sailfish Cove. Sailfish Cove is located about a 5-10 minute drive from Broadbeach and Burleigh Heads, bit further to Surfers but convenient to Robina Town Centre- however, you do need a car to get to most places. The place holds 200+ units, containing a mix of permanent residents, Bond University students... More 

Thank CaptainSavvy
Brisbane, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2011

We had an extended family holiday and booked out three apartments. On check-in they mixed up the payments. The units are outdated and need a thorough clean. Blinds were broken, some lights didn't work and the dishwasher set off the electrical safety switch. Beds were uncomfortable. The permanent residents hate holiday makers - one yelled at us for not parking... More 

2 Thank chanandbeth

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Sailfish Cove

Address: 215 Cottesloe Dr, Mermaid Waters, Gold Coast, Queensland 4218, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Mermaid Waters
Price Range: $226 - $238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sailfish Cove 4*
Number of rooms: 37
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 of 5 bubbles TyB62, 25 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Recommend paying to stay on the canal. Check to see if your accommodation is refurbished.”
 of 5 bubbles 446Michael_K920, 14 May 2014 | Read review
“On the canal the rooms a good nice and quiet, but the sun is gone about lunch time . Also make sure you have a car to get around.”
 of 5 bubbles Lisal123124, 19 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Try and get a town house or unit on the river front if you can, beautiful city views and very picturesque! highly recommend and would love to go back to sailfish cove resort.”
 of 5 bubbles aloha40, 6 Jul 2012 | Read review
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