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Aquarius Gold Coast

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
Terrace/patio
Living area
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of Aquarius Gold Coast

Aquarius Gold Coast

2 out of 5

3.7/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Bar
  • Laundry
  • Hot tub

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationAustralia Fair Shopping Centre10 min walk
  • Popular LocationBroadwater Parklands11 min walk
  • Popular LocationTedder Avenue2 min drive
  • AirportGold Coast, QLD (OOL-Coolangatta)36 min drive

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About this area

Gold Coast

Aquarius Gold Coast is located near the beach and in a walkable area with good shopping. Chevron Renaissance and Cavill Avenue are worth exploring if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit Sea World and Wet'n'Wild Gold Coast. Warner Bros. Movie World and Dreamworld are not to be missed. Kayaking and scuba diving offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with ecotours and skydiving nearby.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Australia Fair Shopping Centre - 10 min walk
  • Broadwater Parklands - 11 min walk
  • Tedder Avenue - 2 min drive
  • Mariner's Cove Marina - 3 min drive
  • Marina Mirage Shopping Centre - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Florida Gardens station - 13 min drive
  • Helensvale Station - 15 min drive
  • Gold Coast, QLD (OOL-Coolangatta) - 36 min drive

Restaurants

  • Absolute Thai - 4 min walk
  • Southport RSL - 4 min walk
  • JFX Central - 5 min walk
  • Daniel Stuart Fine Food - 5 min walk
  • Jasmine Room Chinese Cuisine - 5 min walk

About this property

Aquarius Gold Coast

Gold Coast hostel in Southport, near Broadwater Parklands
Along with an outdoor pool, this hostel has 2 bars/lounges and a spa tub. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a microwave in a common area, a fridge in a common area and laundry facilities are on-site. All 16 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and microwaves, plus free WiFi and hobs. Guests will also find rice cookers, ceiling fans and safes. Bathrooms are shared and weekly housekeeping is available.
Aquarius Gold Coast offers 16 forms of accommodation with a safe and rice cookers. Fridges and microwaves are provided.

Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. An iron/ironing board and hairdryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a weekly basis.

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Limited on-site parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Free off-site parking
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • 2 bars/lounges

Things to do

  • Billiards/pool table
  • Outdoor pool
  • Hot tub

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library
  • No lifts
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • Housekeeping (weekly)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Pool umbrellas

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Ceiling fan

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Fridge
  • Rice cooker
  • Hob

More

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Safe

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Check-in

Check in 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM and 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open Monday - Sunday (8:00 AM - 11:00 AM) and Monday - Sunday (4:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Please note, there is no check-in after midnight.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cash deposit: AUD 20.00

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2.5 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Alcohol is not permitted at this property

Property is also known as

Aquarius Gold Coast Hostel Southport
Aquarius Backpackers Hostel
Aquarius Backpackers Hostel Southport
Aquarius Backpackers Southport
Aquarius Gold Coast Hostel
Aquarius Gold Coast Southport
Aquarius Gold Coast Southport
Aquarius Gold Coast Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Aquarius Gold Coast Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Southport

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3.7
Good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 34 out of 142 reviews
5 - Excellent 24%
Rating 4 - Good. 65 out of 142 reviews
4 - Good 46%
Rating 3 - Okay. 24 out of 142 reviews
3 - Okay 17%
Rating 2 - Poor. 10 out of 142 reviews
2 - Poor 7%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 9 out of 142 reviews
1 - Terrible 6%

3.8/5

Cleanliness

4.0/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

3.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

1/5 Terrible

Stayed 1 night in May 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great location
Very easy location close to beach, awesome!
Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Summer 2020 at Aquarius
he staff were helpful and friendly. The place was clean and welcoming. No AC in the rooms but that was known just a little hot to bear!
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Only a brief overnight stay but very accommodating staff, many thanks!
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019