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Aquarius on the Beach
4 out of 5
75 The Strand, North Ward, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$145 per night
0.09 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (983 reviews)

"Easy access, good location and polite staff. Quick walk to the cafes and coles on the Strand"…"

Reviewed on 26 Jul. 2020

Aquarius on the Beach
Madison Ocean Breeze
3.5 out of 5
81 Mitchell Street, North Ward, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$111 per night
0.25 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (180 reviews)

"We had not stayed in North Ward before. We loved the accommodation and what the area has to offer."…"

Reviewed on 11 Jul. 2020

Madison Ocean Breeze
Beach House Motel
3.5 out of 5
66 The Strand, North Ward, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$115 per night
0.24 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (258 reviews)

"Very welcoming, friendly, helpful hosts; great location."…"

Reviewed on 22 Jul. 2020

Beach House Motel
Waters Edge The Strand
4 out of 5
63 64 The Strand, North Ward, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$120 per night
0.25 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (584 reviews)

"Great location just across from the beach. Clean with friendly staff and although listed as a studio unit the room is large. It is in reality a self contained unit with all the facilities you could want"…"

Reviewed on 28 Jul. 2020

Waters Edge The Strand
Shoredrive Motel
3.5 out of 5
117 The Strand, North Ward, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$115 per night
0.92 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (338 reviews)

"Fine for overnight stay large room just cross road to the beach"…"

Reviewed on 29 Jul. 2020

Shoredrive Motel
Strand Motel
3 out of 5
51 The Strand, North Ward, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$121 per night
0.54 km from city centre
3.8/5Good! (191 reviews)

"Staff are very friendly and the rooms are clean. Location excellent"…"

Reviewed on 7 Mar. 2020

Strand Motel
Townsville Seaside Apartments
3.5 out of 5
105 The Strand, North Ward, QLD
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0.66 km from city centre
3.7/5Good! (40 reviews)

"Position - Position - on The Strand - All sorts of activities on The Strand for kids and easy walk to quality restaurants"…"

Reviewed on 6 Aug. 2019

Townsville Seaside Apartments
Boutique Apartments Beach Location
4 out of 5
9 Carter Street, North Ward, QLD
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0.96 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)

"One block away from The Strand, private balcony, easy walk to restaurants and marina. Owners left port, chocolates and a few household necessities to help with your stay and are very helpful on local recommendations."…"

Reviewed on 4 Aug. 2020

Boutique Apartments Beach Location
All Inclusive Rental: Tidy Renovated Studio Apartment on The Strand
On THE Strand at the Beach
43 The Strand, Apartment 7, North Ward, QLD
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0.93 km from city centre
On THE Strand at the Beach
Aquarius Top Floor Ocean Views Fast Free Wifi Foxtel/netflix AC Pool Parking
5/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)
Highly Recommend

"I would have no hesitation at all in recommending this apartment - communication with Bill was excellent, the apartment itself was lovely with everything you would need - the WiFi is great and having FOXTEL and Netflix a bonus! The view is stunning and I can’t wait to stay here again! Thanks ..."…"

Reviewed on 4 Apr. 2020

Aquarius Top Floor Ocean Views Fast Free Wifi Foxtel/netflix AC Pool Parking
Strand Ocean Views Fast Wifi Foxtel Netflix Fully AC Large Pool
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0.12 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Fantastic week in Townsville

"A superb week with the best views. Love to see you again"…"

Reviewed on 24 Jul. 2020

Strand Ocean Views Fast Wifi Foxtel Netflix Fully AC Large Pool
All Inclusive Rental: Tidy Renovated Studio Apartment on the Strand Pool
Luxury Apartment, Perfect Location!
72-74 The Strand, 304, North Ward, QLD
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0.12 km from city centre
Luxury Apartment, Perfect Location!
The Ville Resort - Casino
4.5 out of 5
Sir Leslie Thiess Drive, Townsville, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$150 per night
1.6 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (973 reviews)

"Loved our stay at The Ville-the staff were friendly and helpful and the rooms very comfortable and good size. The best feature was the large gorgeous pool and comfortable lounges. If you just want to chill out then this is the place as there is not a lot to see around Townsville. We booked a table ..."…"

Reviewed on 5 Aug. 2020

The Ville Resort - Casino
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Visiting The Strand

Budget-minded travelers will find good deals in The Strand, and visitors give high marks for the beaches and top-notch restaurants. Walkable and welcoming, this city attracts tourists with its cafés and bars.

  • There are 7 hotels and other accommodations in The Strand
  • The closest major airport is in Townsville, QLD (TSV) 4.6 from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in The Strand

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and such places to visit as Strand Park and Jezzine Barracks. In the area, you'll also find Queens Gardens and Army Museum North Queensland.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 7 hotels and other lodging accommodations to select from in The Strand. Below are top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Townsville Holiday Apartments - With a stay at this 3.5-star apartment, guests can enjoy access to an outdoor pool and free parking, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its convenient parking and helpful staff.
  • Waters Edge The Strand - Our customers like the pool and convenient parking at this apartment. With a stay at this 4-star apartment, guests can enjoy access to an outdoor pool and free parking, along with an in-room kitchenette.
  • Aquarius on the Beach - This 4-star hotel features an outdoor pool, free WiFi, and free parking. Expedia customers like its beach locale and clean, comfortable rooms.

Dressing for The Strand

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 89°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 71°F
  • From April to June, the average is 86°F during the day and 57°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 83°F during the day and 56°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 89°F as the daytime average and 67°F as the nighttime average
  • The Strand gets about 40.35 inches of rain per year
  • December and January are usually the hottest months averaging 88°F, while July and June are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 58°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in The Strand?
Waters Edge The Strand is a favourite with Expedia customers. This 4-star hotel offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi. Reviews from our site also recommend Aquarius on the Beach and Shoredrive Motel as top options for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in The Strand, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter dates and click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to review the best options available in The Strand.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in The Strand?
Based on reviews, Aquarius on the Beach is a popular hotel for our travellers who want a more economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other options to stay on the cheap include Strand Motel and Shoredrive Motel.
What's the best accommodation option for families in The Strand?
Beach House Motel is a top 3.5-star property on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and free parking. Other good choices for your child-friendly holiday include Waters Edge The Strand and Aquarius on the Beach. Also, children of all ages will enjoy a visit to Strand Waterpark.
What's the best hotel for a romantic holiday to The Strand?
Aquarius on the Beach is a favourite 4-star hotel for couples, and features in-room kitchenettes and an outdoor pool.
What's the best hotel to stay near the beach in The Strand?
Aquarius on the Beach is a top 4-star beach hotel with an outdoor pool and free parking. Other good choices for your beach trip include Beach House Motel and Waters Edge The Strand. Head to Jezzine Barracks or The Strand Beach for some quality time by the water.
What are some accommodations with pools in The Strand?
Aquarius on the Beach is a popular 4-star hotel featuring an outdoor pool, free self-parking and an in-room kitchenette. A couple of other options that offer an on-site pool include Waters Edge The Strand and Shoredrive Motel.

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