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4.7 out of 5

"An old motel that has been tastefully renovated. Ideal for air travellers or short stay holidays. " More

By a verified traveller on Tue 29 Sep 2020

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Hotel Description

At La Costa Motel you'll be within just a 15-minute stroll of Southern Cross University - Gold Coast and Kirra Beach. Highlights at this beach motel include free continental breakfast and a free airport shuttle.

You can enjoy flat-screen TVs with DVD players, and all 12 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi, coffee/tea makers, and ceiling fans. Nice touches to enhance your stay include free toiletries and premium bedding. Microwaves, free minibar items, and hair dryers are also available.

Enjoy access to snorkeling and free bike rentals. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Each morning free breakfast is served. There's also limited parking, along with the convenience of a theme park shuttle.

With a stay at this 4-star Bilinga motel, you'll be 2.5 km (1.5 mi) from Coolangatta Beach and 2.7 km (1.7 mi) from The Strand.

Standard Studio

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$126* Per night/room 6 Oct. - 7 Oct.

Deluxe Studio

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Twin Studio

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

La Costa Motel ratings based on 255 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.7 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for La Costa Motel

Everyone (172) Couples (50) Family (32)
5 out of 5
An old motel that has been tastefully renovated. Ideal for air travellers or short stay holidays.

Posted by , from Brisbane on 29 Sep. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

29 Sep. 2020 by Diane

Thanks Linda, Looking forward to having you stay again. Glad you have seen the before and afters at La Costa Motel. Regards Diane

5 out of 5
Great location , nice comfy place and clean and a nice breakfast pack in the room, great heating or cooling.

Posted by , from Byron Bay on 24 Jul. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

24 Jul. 2020 by Diane

Thanks Cris for your review. We look forward to seeing you again. Glad you enjoyed your breakfast basket. Regards Diane

5 out of 5
We had a fun retro stay at La Costa. Close to everything, very helpful staff & comfortable accommodation. We will be returning.

Posted by , from Sunshine Coast on 19 Jul. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

19 Jul. 2020 by Diane

Thanks Taryn for your review. We look forward to having you back soon. Take care.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 14 Jun. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

24 Jul. 2020 by Diane

Thankyou

4 out of 5
La costa is a uniquely comfy hotel. Well situated between beach & airport.

Posted by , from Darwin on 15 Feb. 2020

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5 out of 5
The staff were extremely helpful and accommodating. Good location

Posted by on 30 Jan. 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 29 Nov. 2019

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5 out of 5
Super friendly staff, extra helpful! Free lift to the airport and the breakfast pack is super cute

Posted by on 3 Nov. 2019

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4 out of 5
Charming and super close to airport - beach and restaurants

Posted by on 29 Oct. 2019

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5 out of 5
Well presented, unique and quirky. Had everything you needed.

Posted by on 10 Oct. 2019

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Property Features

Free breakfast is available daily. WiFi is free in public spaces. A roundtrip airport shuttle is free (available on request). A library, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance are also featured at La Costa Motel. This Art Deco Gold Coast motel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 12 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Built in 1950
  • Continental breakfast (free)
  • Towels for the beach
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Parking (limited spaces) , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Coolangatta Airport (OOL) (0.9 km / 0.6 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free airport shuttle; theme park shuttle and casino shuttle

Room Amenities

La Costa Motel offers 12 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and minibars (stocked with some free items). Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. Guests can make use of the in-room microwaves and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Gold Coast motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Stocked minibar (select free items)
  • Flat-screen television
  • DVD player
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

Guests are served free continental breakfast daily.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Guests will receive an email 72 hours before arrival with check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Airport shuttle service is available on request from 8 AM to 5:00 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM.
Guests will receive an email 72 hours before arrival with check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Airport shuttle service is offered on request from 8 AM to 5:00 PM. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 25.0 per stay.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 15.0 per stay.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

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. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.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.Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and dinner.The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.

  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • 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 available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions
  • No lifts
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • Debit cards
  • No gap period between guests' stays

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 15.0 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 25.0 per stay

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

Hotel Names

  • La Costa Bilinga
  • La Costa Motel Bilinga
  • La Costa Motel Bilinga, Australia - Gold Coast
  • La Costa Motel Motel
  • La Costa Motel Bilinga
  • La Costa Motel Motel Bilinga
  • Gold Coast Airport Accommodation La Costa Motel

You should know

  • La Costa Motel offers transfers from the airport. Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 24 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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