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Outdoor pool, open 6 AM to 8:00 PM, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, open 6 AM to 8:00 PM, pool loungers

Guest reviews

4.2 out of 5 Very good
981 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Parking included
Air conditioning
Kitchen
Business Services

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Explore the area

Popular LocationStrand Park3 min walk
Popular LocationQueens Gardens10 min walk
Popular LocationStrand Waterpark11 min walk
AirportTownsville, QLD (TSV)11 min drive

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  • Bay View Studio Units

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • Bay view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsBay View Studio Units
  • Executive Deluxe Studio

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsExecutive Deluxe Studio
  • Horizon View Studio Units

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsHorizon View Studio Units
  • Executive Deluxe Beach View Floors 1 - 3

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • Beach view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsExecutive Deluxe Beach View Floors 1 - 3
  • Executive Deluxe Corner Suite

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 36 sq m
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsExecutive Deluxe Corner Suite
  • Executive Deluxe Superior View

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsExecutive Deluxe Superior View

About this area

Townsville

Located in Townsville, Aquarius on the Beach is on the waterfront. While the natural beauty of Strand Park and Castle Hill can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can explore Magnetic Island Ferry Terminal. Looking to enjoy an event or a match? See what's going on at Queensland Country Bank Stadium or Cluden Racecourse.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Strand Park - 3 min walk
  • Queens Gardens - 10 min walk
  • Strand Waterpark - 11 min walk
  • Jezzine Barracks - 19 min walk
  • Catholic Diocese of Townsville - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Townsville Station - 12 min drive
  • Townsville, QLD (TSV) - 11 min drive

About this property

Aquarius on the Beach

4-star hotel near the beach
This smoke-free hotel features an outdoor pool, a business centre and conference space. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include dry cleaning, laundry facilities and tour/ticket assistance. All 130 rooms feature kitchenettes with fridges and microwaves, plus balconies and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find electric kettles, hairdryers and phones.
Aquarius on the Beach offers 130 forms of accommodation with a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. Rooms open to balconies. Accommodation at this 4-star hotel has kitchenettes with fridges, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils.

Bathrooms include baths or showers and complimentary toiletries. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
  • WiFi in public areas is free with a 1-device limit

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Free nearby parking
  • Limited parking spaces

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business centre
  • Conference space

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

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  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Linens
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Toaster

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM and 5:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open Monday - Sunday (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
If you are planning to arrive after 7:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 30 per stay.
Cots (infant beds) are available for AUD 30 per stay

Payment types

Important information

Fees

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

  • Deposit: AUD 100.00 per accommodation, per stay
  • Breakage deposit: AUD 100 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

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

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 30 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30 per stay

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 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
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds, rollaway/extra beds and sofa beds
Heating is not provided
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Please note: Free WiFi is limited to 250 mb of data per guestroom, per day. Fees apply for additional usage.

We should mention

Pool access available from 6 AM to 8:00 PM
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Free WiFi in public areas has a 1-device limit

National rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian star ratings agency, Star Ratings Australia.

Property is also known as

Aquarius Beach Hotel North Ward
Aquarius Beach Hotel
Aquarius Beach North Ward
Aquarius Beach

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Aquarius on the Beach and receive a full refund?
Yes, Aquarius on the Beach offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Aquarius on the Beach cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool. Pool access is from 6 AM to 8:00 PM.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking is free at this property; nearby parking is also free.
What time is check-in at Aquarius on the Beach?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 5:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is this property located?
With direct access to the beach, this North Ward hotel is on the boardwalk and within 1 mi (2 km) of Strand Park, Castle Hill and Magnetic Island Ferry Terminal. Queensland Country Bank Stadium and Cluden Racecourse are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Aquarius on the Beach

4.2
Very good
5 - Excellent
432
4 - Good
396
3 - Okay
121
2 - Mediocre
30
1 - Poor
2
4.3
Cleanliness
4.3
Service and Staff
4.0
Amenities
4.0
Property condition
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Perfect location and the view is immaculate. Close to everything and can’t wait to stay again!

Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

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

Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Great location opposite strand water front Great views Hotel well maintained Staff very friendly and helpful Close to lots restaurants.

Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020
4.0 out of 5 Good
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 4 nights in May 2020
3.0 out of 5 Okay
  • Liked: Staff & service

Sensational views for Ocean facing rooms. No free Wifi - the service they did provide was awfully slow. It's 2020 - free, good WiFi mandatory. Location super. Room clean enough. Hotel is very dated but makes up for it with the view/location. Staff friendly and helpful.

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020