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4.4 out of 5

"Wi fi in corner suite did not connect... otherwise good location and modern amenities... " More

By a verified traveller on Tue 28 Aug 2018

Hotel Description

At Aquarius on the Beach, you'll be within steps of The Strand. Highlights at this beach hotel include an outdoor swimming pool, and in-room kitchenettes and free WiFi.

You can enjoy flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and all 130 rooms feature balconies, hairdryers, and phones. Kitchenettes come with fridges and microwaves, making in-room dining convenient. Irons/ironing boards and free toiletries are also available.

This business-friendly hotel offers free WiFi in public areas, a business centre, and a terrace. Added amenities include laundry facilities, dry cleaning/laundry services, and luggage storage. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Near this 4-star North Ward hotel, you'll find Magnetic Island Ferry Terminal.

Bay View Studio Units

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$129 per night

Executive Deluxe Superior View

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (Executive Deluxe 2nt)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Bay View Studio Units - Non Serviced

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Executive Deluxe Beach View Floors 1 - 3

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Horizon View Studio Units

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Aquarius on the Beach ratings based on 1,005 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
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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 Aquarius on the Beach

Everyone (569) Couples (355) Business (1) Family (80)
5 out of 5
Good views. Great location. Medium sized rooms but ample for time spent there.

Posted by on 17 Mar. 2019

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5 out of 5
Great stay thanks for the booking. Awesome view of the strand and magnetic island

Posted by on 29 Jan. 2019

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3 out of 5
Seriously needs to have a refresh, it felt like stepping back into the 70's and not in a good way. Very helpfull and friendly staff though.

Posted by on 22 Jan. 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 21 Jan. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 19 Jan. 2019

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5 out of 5
Straight across the road from the beach and close to restaurants. Great spot and helpful friendly staff.

Posted by on 14 Jan. 2019

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4 out of 5
Great location, great views, value for money, basic room

Posted by on 7 Jan. 2019

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3 out of 5
Very good location bad for parking specialy after noon

Posted by on 5 Jan. 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 1 Jan. 2019

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5 out of 5
View was great and the room was well provisioned. It would have been great for a longer stay.

Posted by on 30 Dec. 2018

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About the Aquarius on the Beach

Location 75 The Strand, North Ward, QLD 4810

Property Features

WiFi is free in public spaces. Business amenities include a business centre and a meeting room. An outdoor pool, a terrace, and laundry facilities are also featured at the business-friendly Aquarius on the Beach. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. This 4-star North Ward hotel is smoke free.

  • 130 guestrooms or units
  • 13 levels
  • Built in 1972
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Terrace
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces) , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Townsville, QLD (TSV)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Aquarius on the Beach offers 130 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. Rooms open to balconies. Accommodation at this 4-star hotel has kitchenettes with fridges, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a bath and shower and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • Private balcony
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenware
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 8 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday-Friday: 6 AM-8 PM
  • Saturday-Sunday: 7 AM-8 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

This property's front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Friday: 6 AM - 8 PM
  • Saturday - Sunday: 7 AM - 8 PM
Guests arriving after 8 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 30.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 30.00 per stay.

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

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

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are 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.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Cash or credit card deposit required

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 100.00 per stay
  • Breakage deposit: AUD 100 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

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 30.00 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30.00 per night

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

Hotel Names

  • Aquarius Beach Hotel North Ward
  • Aquarius Beach Hotel
  • Aquarius Beach North Ward
  • Aquarius Beach

You should know

  • Pool access available from 6 AM to 8 PM.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.