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4.0 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 Apr 2024
Well appointed rooms very clean and tidy. Professional courteous staff that provided excellent service breakfast was nice and plentiful. A very pleasant stay overall. absolute cracker location. Pools and spa area very comfortable but the first step into the main pool is a doozy!
Date of stay: March 2024
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Reviewed 31 March 2024 via mobile

We were fortunate enough to score a Luxury Escapes deal which included free room upgrade, parking, brekky & house beer/wine for a reasonable price despite being peak season. Add to it the central location a stones throw from restaurants, the beach and the sprawling Pacific Fair shopping centre (accessible via hotel shuttle) and you’ve got the best the Gold Coast has to offer.
Worthy of special mention is the buffet breakfast boasting a spread which is not only expansive but also delicious to a tee. Featuring a hot soup section to which you can add condiments and which changes daily, eg. congee, veggie, tom yum; a cold meats/cheese/salad bar; a fresh fruit/yoghurt/bircher bar; a very extensive choice of pastries; cereals; toast; juice; and of course the usual hot food counter with scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, baked beans, hash brown, grilled tomato & mushroom.
The pièce de résistance though is the barista-made coffee and made-to-order omelette, both at no extra charge. And the faultlessly friendly service from every one of the wait staff which is pretty special, and extraordinary, given the volume of patrons that must barrel through the restaurant on a daily basis.

Room tip: Expect 5-star in the understated tradition, ie. spacious, clean and fully functional. If you’re looking for glitz & glamour, this isn't it.
Date of stay: March 2024
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 25 February 2024

The pillows were too fluffy. Maybe have a menu to choice the type of pillow. The pools looked very clean and the pastries were the best I have eaten ect the croissants with the filling on the outside and lots of chocolate. The only problem with the bistro was that on a Sunday it gets very busy.

Room tip: Great location and with lots of pubs/bars and restaurants near bye. Also light rail only 10 minutes away. Pus two malls right outside
Date of stay: February 2024
  • Trip type: Travelled with family
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Sofitel Gold Coast Broadbeach, Guest Services / Front Office at Sofitel Gold Coast Broadbeach, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2024

Bonjour Wintercollen,
Thank you for choosing Sofitel Gold Coast Broadbeach for your stay and for taking the time to share your feedback.
We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your room and the comfortable bed. We appreciate your suggestion regarding a pillow menu, and we will definitely take it into consideration for future improvements. It's wonderful to know that you found our pools clean and enjoyed our delicious pastries.
We value your feedback and hope to welcome you back soon.
Merci,
Tibby McFarlane
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Reviewed 8 February 2024

Room and amenities were excellent; lovely and clean; bed very comfortable. Amazing view of the beach and surrounds. The staff really looked after us and were lovely and professional. We felt very spoilt.

Will definitely stay again!

Date of stay: February 2024
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Sofitel Gold Coast Broadbeach, Guest Services / Front Office at Sofitel Gold Coast Broadbeach, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2024

Bonjour Sheri,

Thank you for your positive feedback! We're delighted you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back soon.

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Reviewed 7 February 2024 via mobile

We had five nights at the Sofitel. We found the King size bed so comfortable and the room was quiet and could be made dark for sleep at night. We had a small balcony with a view of the water. The Sofitel is central to everything, restaurants, cafes and the beach. A 15 minute walk to a big shopping centre but you can also catch a tram. The room was serviced daily and you can request what time you require your room serviced. Good quality hair and body care products available. We found the room spacious, light and airy. The buffet breakfast was fantastic, too much food and choices to mention. We would sit and enjoy this feast for an extremely long leisurely breakfast ending with pastries and great coffee. All the staff are excellent. We also ate at Bistro 3 twice for dinner and found both meals excellent. Undercover parking. Highly recommend.

Date of stay: February 2024
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Sofitel Gold Coast Broadbeach, Guest Services / Front Office at Sofitel Gold Coast Broadbeach, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2024

Bonjour Ingrid,

Thank you for your wonderful review! We're glad you enjoyed the comfy bed, peaceful room, and convenient location with a lovely view. It's great to hear you liked our amenities and dining options.
We appreciate your recommendation and hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 3 February 2024

Nice hotel, staff lovely. But the rooms could do a lot better. Beds were a minus 5 we had to get mattress topper but you could still feel the wires. There also needs to be table between the beds. The price of the breakfast needs to looked at as it 45 per person. Would I recommend this hotel, no

Date of stay: November 2023
Trip type: Travelled with family
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