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Harbour Side Resort

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is 100% without a doubt the absolute worst place I have stayed ever. We had two rooms and both rooms were equally as bad. The room I personally stayed in had mould on the curtains, it had dirty mouldy food left out, the air conditioning came with a warning to not lower the temperature below 24 degrees as it...

Thank Alexander M
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Totally wrong very noisy, room had a bad smell, went to get a roll of toilet paper and had to pay for it we had a 3 night stay and they only gave us a half roll welcome pack... what a joke....very noisy with a heap of guests partying most of the night.... could hear every thing happening and said...

Thank Lori H
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had booked to stay for three nights but left after one due to the dirty room and lack of sleep that we had. There was mould on the bedroom curtains, leftover food in the room and it was generally dirty. There were a lot of sounds from other residents during the night meaning that we got little sleep on...

1Thank ROSIE2052014
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 19 January 2017

No sleep, no air conditioning, lots of noise, Very tired looking room, no service, never saw anyone as reception was not manned, and still no one around when I left after 9.00 am. Worst nights sleep ever, so hot and humid and the A/C needed gas so it didn't work. YUK! Will NEVER stay there again....ever...

Thank Len G
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed in 107 was a last minute booking to join friends down here. For the price i was worried and read the reviews but i like to make up my own mind....and im glad i did. I gave it 4 rating as it was very good for price and comfort. Yeah its out dated yeah its not the Sheraton...

Thank Emujodes
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

It was a bit better than I was expecting, after reading a handful of reviews. It wasn't overly clean. But on the flip side everything worked. The bed was comfortable, the aircon worked well, the curtains weren't sheer (like a lot of budget accommodation) staff were friendly enough, pool cooled us down. The parking was a bit first in best...

Thank Roz B
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Booked for my brother. After seeing it, I wish I hadn't. Mouldy shower. Old noisey air conditioner, dirty room. For $165 you think you would get a nice place. Should be called Backparker hostel. Definitely not a Resort.

1Thank Kerry F
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

I read all the reviews on TA after booking and was very very nervous to check in due to negative reviews. Can't say I see where the problem is, the place is clean and has everything you need for a short stay. In this case you get what you pay for, and Harbour Side Resort makes for a fine place...

Thank Emily J
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

No wonder we were able to find a family room easily at this time of year. The place has a dirty smell to it, carpets not vacuumed, room looks old and bare, but at least the sheets look clean. Coffee bags and sugar are not complimentary, wifi not complimentary, when I turn on the tap it makes a very loud...

Thank Antonette D
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Wow.....where to begin. Room smelt stale & muggy, air con in room didn't work, not one knife in the kitchen ( thankfully I always pack a picnic set) bed sagged ridiculously in the middle, shower head kept falling down while showering, generally unclean. I always read TA before I book but unfortunately still had to book as it was a...

Thank Lisa P

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Harbour Side Resort basks in the sun in one of the premier locations on the Gold Coast. Situated directly opposite the harbour-like Gold Coast Broadwater, Harbour Side Resort consists of 50 fully furnished, decorator designed, self-catering holiday apartments and motel-style studio rooms. There is a large resort-style swimming pool, a large separate spa, a shaded entertainment pavilion with two BBQ’s and a half-court tennis court to enjoy without venturing out of the resort.Staying at Harbourside Resort means that you are right in the heart of the Gold Coast's tourist mecca. Close to the Gold Coast Hospital, Griffith and Bond University. Public transport just minutes away. Just 20 minutes drive from Movieworld, Dreamworld, Wet'n'Wild and Whitewater World, just 5 minutes drive from Seaworld and 7 minutes drive from Central Surfers Paradise. Harbour Side Resort is the perfect base from which to explore the beautiful Gold Coast and the surroundings.Harbour Side Resort has studio, one bedroom and two bedroom apartments, which can accommodate from 1 person to a big family of 6 at a convenient location for you to enjoy your next holiday. Check with our reception when you plan your holiday at the Gold Coast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harbour Side Resort

Address: 132 Marine Parade, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4215, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Southport
Price Range: €47 - €92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Harbour Side Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 44
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Harbour Side Hotel Southport
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“Would not recommend”
LoriH640, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“Go somewhere else while you can !”
496leng, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Close to shops, sea world and beach.”
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“ground floor better , no lift.”
robwil2, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We had room 108 on the ground floor and room not soundproof as your neighbours can be heard through walls and ceiling.”
MellenA, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
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