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Albion Park, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here for two nights and found the whole experience very pleasent. We arrived after hours and were sent instructions on how to access the unit. Very simple and efficient. We had to officially check in the next day and found the staff to be very friendly and accommodating. We received free wifi and half priced meal vouchers to...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location, easy stroll to Broadbeach Mall and all the shops, cafes and restaurants. Easy walk to the Light Rail station so great access to Surfers, you can even catch the light rail 2 stops to Pacific Fair, so leave the car at the resort.Onsite staff are great and very welcoming.. And thanks for the discount booklet, we did use...

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Brett S, Manager at Aruba Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi Bridgy4, Thank you for staying with us & providing such a great review of your recent stay with us here at Aruba Beach Resort. Its great to hear you were able to take full advantage of our location & facilities. We'd love to welcome you back again in the future. All the best, Management Aruba Beach Resort

Allora, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here to attend a function at the Casino . Reception was very good and we had no problems . When we decided to upgrade to a Balcony room , it was made all to easy . Good underground parking , nice clean pool & BarBQ area , easy walk (min's ) to at least 30 eating places from...

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Brett S, Manager at Aruba Beach Resort, responded to this review

Good afternoon Ivan K, Thank you for taking the time to provide your review of your recent stay here at Aruba Beach Resort. We are glad to hear you had an enjoyable stay & made great use of our facilities & location :) We look forward to welcoming you back anytime! Management Aruba Beach Resort

Whanganui, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We stayed at the Aruba Beach resort for 7 nights and found it dingy and dated, a lot of noise from surrounding apartments. Not the most approachable person on reception either. It was V8 races that weekend so may be she was a bit stressed.

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Brett S, Manager at Aruba Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Judy.....We are surprised by your review and wished you would have come to reception to voice your opinions. We certainly would of acted had you made a complaint but you decided not to do so. It is difficult to address issues if we don't know about them until we read them later on Trip Advisor.

Coogee, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Great value for money. Right in the heart of Broadbeach, it's walking distance to the beach and all of the shops and cafes, quite close to Pacific Fair. Yet despite this, it's very quiet. The pool is a winner, it was a really nice temperature for a swim at the end of the day when it was too windy to...

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Brett S, Manager at Aruba Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi Sarah T, Thank you so much for your positive review! We are very happy you loved the location and our pool and found it to be great value for money. Hope to see you at Aruba again! With much appreciation, Management Aruba Beach Resort

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 19 October 2016

my sister and I had a wonderful 2 night stay great location, very clean we were given vouchers for nearby restaurants which were very handy, tram very close as also was hover rail to casino, would not hesitate to recommend or rebook this resort .

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Brett S, Manager at Aruba Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear S5808CSpatriciah, Thank you very much for your review and recommending us! We are glad you enjoyed your stay including the restaurant vouchers and found the place clean. Thank you again for your feedback. Management Aruba Beach Resort

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We stayed here for 4 days in October 2016. Staff - The couple who run the place possibly owners ? Were really nice and helpful, even sorted us out with some restaurant vouchers and advice on car hire etc. They were even patient with us when we had an unannounced late check out (last minute hunt for key) and set...

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Brett S, Manager at Aruba Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Jim S, Thank you so much for your thorough review. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay and our location, as well as the restaurant vouchers. Regarding the amenities, we have taken your comments on board and are looking into it. We appreciate your time, The Management at Aruba Beach Resort

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I just got back from a week at the Aruba ...travelled with a group of friends and we booked the three bedroom apartment. We were really impressed with the amount of space ! This was actually three separate apartments. So we could have our own space ! ..clean comfy and really comfy beds and pillows ...two separate kitchens and each...

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Brett S, Manager at Aruba Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi Mookeyes, Thank you for so much for providing such a wonderful review! We are so glad you had all the space you needed & found our location handy :) You're welcome to contact us direct anytime to arrange any future holidays, we would happily welcome you back anytime! With much appreciation, Management Aruba Beach Resort info@arubebeach.com.au

Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 28 September 2016

I had a conference to attended late in September on the Gold Coast at the convention centre. I left my booking until the last minute. A huge sad bad move on my behalf as the conference fell during school holidays. I booked Aruba only because the accommodation that I would prefer to stay in was over booked. I was annoyed...

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Brett S, Manager at Aruba Beach Resort, responded to this review

Good afternoon Nigaloo2006, Thank you for your taking the time to provide your review of your recent stay with us at Aruba Beach Resort. We are happy to hear you found our location central & enjoyed the grounds and close proximity to the beach. In regards to your comments relating to your room & loud neighbours, we value your feedback...

Toowoomba, Australia
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Attended a conference at the Gold Coast Convention Centre during Sep and the location was just spot on. Able to walk to the conference everyday, pop back when needed too and happy with the facilities. Great pool for a dip to start the day and to take the edge off a long day. Just had a small room, but it...

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Brett S, Manager at Aruba Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi AussieSpike, Thank-you so much for taking the time to review your stay with us here at Aruba Beach Resort. It's great to hear you were able to enjoy the pool now that it is warming up here on the Gold Coast. Thank you for choosing us for your stay, we welcome you back anytime :) With much appreciation, Management...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aruba Beach Resort is the perfect location as it is situated in Broadbeach, close to Jupiters Casino, Pacific Fair shopping mall and is less than 200 metres away from the beach. The Gold Coast Convention Centre is close by as well as many restaurants and cafes in a unique village-like atmosphere. You are also assured easy access to the renowned Gold Coast theme parks. It is a wonderful holiday destination for all ages! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aruba Beach Resort

Address: Corner Queensland Ave & Surf Parade, Broadbeach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4218, Australia (Formerly Breakfree Aruba Beach)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Broadbeach
Price Range: €73 - €142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Aruba Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Just go for it.”
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