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4.1 out of 5

"The pool and closeness to the beach were great. Unfortunately we didn’t have a balcony, " More

By a verified traveller on Wed 14 Apr 2021

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Hotel Description

At Sandcastles 1770 Motel & Resort you'll be within just a 10-minute stroll of Agnes Water Beach and Workman's Beach. Highlights at this beach hotel include 2 outdoor swimming pools, a restaurant, and a bar/lounge.

Free WiFi and TVs are featured in all 47 rooms.

The bistro, Drift & Wood Bar & Bistro, is open for breakfast and dinner. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas and a coffee shop/café. Cooked-to-order breakfast is available on weekends between 8:30 AM and 10:00 AM. There's also the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Places within a 30-minute walk of this 4-star Agnes Water hotel include Agnes Water Museum and Visitor Centre and Joseph Banks Conservation Park.

Budget Studio

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$155* Per night/room 16 Jun. - 17 Jun.

Standard Studio

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Garden Villa Studio

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Three Bedroom Beach Home Apartment with Pool

Bed Count 2 King Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Motel Room (1 King and 2 Large Single Beds OR 2 King Beds OR 4 Large Single Beds)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Three Bedroom Beach Home Apartment (2 King and 2 Single Beds OR 3 King Beds OR 6 Single Beds)

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 7 Max

Sandcastles 1770 Motel & Resort ratings based on 383 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.1 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Sandcastles 1770 Motel & Resort

Everyone (163) Couples (109) Business (1) Family (113)
3 out of 5
The pool and closeness to the beach were great. Unfortunately we didn’t have a balcony,

Posted by on 14 Apr. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

15 Apr. 2021 by HJ

Thank you for your review. We aim to ensure that all room facilities are accurately represented for our guests who book online. We have a variety of types of accommodation and not all of them have a balcony/verandah or outside area. Our reservations team are happy to help with enquiries.

5 out of 5
We parked along the car park at the front of the reception as the undercover car park is dark and smell bad

Posted by on 12 Apr. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

15 Apr. 2021 by HJ

Thank you for your review. Your comments have been forwarded to management.

5 out of 5
Very clean room, pleasant stay with no issues :):):)

Posted by on 18 Mar. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

22 Mar. 2021 by HJ

Thank you for your review! We hope to see you at our resort again next time you visit our beautiful region.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 9 Mar. 2021

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22 Mar. 2021 by HJ

Thanks for your review! We hope to see you at our resort again next time you visit our beautiful area.

3 out of 5

Posted by on 6 Mar. 2021

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22 Mar. 2021 by HJ

Thank you for your review. We hope to see you next time you visit our beautiful region.

4 out of 5
the staff were very helpful on arrival ..suggested places to visit and dine both for breakfast and lunch

Posted by on 6 Mar. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

22 Mar. 2021 by HJ

Thank you for your review! Our staff are always happy to help guests discover what our beautiful region has to offer.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 28 Jan. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

4 Feb. 2021 by HJ

Thanks for your review! We hope to see you next time you visit Agnes Water.

5 out of 5
Great location close to the beach and spacious, airy unit made for a very comfortable stay.

Posted by on 21 Jan. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

4 Feb. 2021 by HJ

Thank you for your review. We hope that you stay with us again next time you visit our beautiful region

4 out of 5
This property, located in Agnes Water, was clean, well presented and had everything we needed. A short walk to the beach, this resort is ideally located.

Posted by on 19 Jan. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

4 Feb. 2021 by HJ

Thank you for your review. We look forward to seeing you again when you next holiday in Agnes Water

3 out of 5
not much pretty old not much maintenance noisy nice view of the back of restaurant get what you pay for

Posted by on 30 Dec. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

6 Jan. 2021 by HM

Thank you for your review. We do have various types of rooms at the resort ranging from our budget accommodation studios to our high end beach houses.

About the Sandcastles 1770 Motel & Resort

Location 40 Captain Cook Drive, Agnes Water, QLD 4677

Property Features

Sandcastles 1770 Motel & Resort offers its guests 2 outdoor swimming pools. Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills are also featured at Sandcastles 1770 Motel & Resort. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Agnes Water hotel.

  • 47 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • 1 conference room
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Free WiFi

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Airport: Gladstone, QLD (GLT) (125.4 km / 77.9 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle

Room Amenities

Sandcastles 1770 Motel & Resort offers 47 accommodations with complimentary toiletries. Televisions come with premium satellite channels. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access.

  • Television
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels
  • Electric kettle
  • Hair dryer available
  • Toiletries (free)

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast on weekends from 8:30 AM and 10:00 AM.

Drift & Wood Bar & Bistro - This bistro serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and lockbox information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 72 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information and lockbox information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 15.0 per day.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 15.0 per stay.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

No onsite parking is available. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. The property is professionally cleaned; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global).

  • No lifts
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Security system
  • Property uses a professional cleaning service
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 10 and AUD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 15.0 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 15.0 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

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