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Golden Sands Beachfront Resort

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Golden Sands Beachfront Apartment Resort is located at Yorkeys Knob, just 15 minutes from the Cairns CBD and airport. Offering one and two bedroom self-contained holiday apartments, Golden Sands Resort Cairns is right on the Yorkeys Knob beachfront with only open lawns and gardens separating your holiday apartment from the long stretch of golden sand that is Yorkeys Knob beach. Soak up the ambience of a secluded lush tropical garden setting right on the beachfront at Yorkeys Knob... enjoy the tranquillity while knowing you are within easy reach of all the excitement and grandeur that Cairns and Tropical North Queensland has to offer. Laze around the lagoon style “SOLAR HEATED” salt water pool, a constant 30 degrees year round or take a leisurely 30 second stroll to Yorkeys Knob Beach, enjoy a game of tennis or basketball. Large and spacious one and two bedroom air-conditioned holiday apartments with self contained catering and laundry facilities.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport transportation
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Golf course
Heated pool
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Beautiful, spacious self contained rooms. Lovely hosts. Great location, next to the beach and park. Great for families. Beautiful pool and restaurant with candle lit dinners. Highly recommend for singles, couples and families 😊
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Response from GoldenBoy1214, Manager at Golden Sands Beachfront Resort
Responded 2 days ago
thanks for your beautiful words for us its more then a words ,hope see you again
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Clean rooms, very helpful staff who booked our outings and looked after all our needs. Great location and a perfect place to relax for our time here. We would highly recommend Golden Sands as the perfect getaway.
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This place is really pleasant and good to go on holidays. It is a great place to relax for families and only 1minute walk to the Sandy beach. The swimming pool is really clean and good to swim in as a family. I hope that you stay in this resort if you are in your way to Cairns.
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Response from GoldenBoy1214, General Manager at Golden Sands Beachfront Resort
Responded 5 Jan 2019
thanks ,hope see you again,
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The hotel is very affordable and luxiourious. The staff in the resort are really caring and kind. If you would go to a vacation to cairns I would strongly recommend for you to go to this hotel.This hotel was near many of the famous attractions so it made it quicker to get there.
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Response from GoldenBoy1214, Manager at Golden Sands Beachfront Resort
Responded 5 Jan 2019
lucky to having you, thanks
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Such a pleasant place, it was everything we needed to enjoy our get-away. Great customer service easy check-in. The apartment was spacious and clean, it had all the amenities we needed and not only was the pool incredible the beach felt like it was right at our door step. Will
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This is the blanket we were given (no joke)
Is there a hairdryer in the room?
"Top floor room nice and cool and quiet with lift access"
"great views, clean rooms, lovely food"
"rooms are very clean .. very quite place.."
"All apartments have beach views. The middle ones are better."
"Apartment 5 was very good, but as there is lift access to all floors I think others would be as good."
US$79 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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AustraliaQueenslandCairns RegionYorkeys Knob
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