Aquarius on the Beach

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

Overview of Aquarius on the Beach

Aquarius on the Beach

4.0 star property

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Kitchen
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
Map
75 The Strand, North Ward, QLD, 4810

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCastle Hill17 min walk
  • Popular LocationArmy Museum North Queensland20 min walk
  • Popular LocationMuseum of Tropical Queensland20 min walk
  • AirportTownsville, QLD (TSV)10 min drive

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About this area

Townsville

Located on the waterfront, Aquarius on the Beach is in North Ward, a neighbourhood in Townsville. 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.

What's nearby

  • The Strand Beach - 2 min walk
  • Strand Park - 3 min walk
  • Castle Hill - 17 min walk
  • Army Museum North Queensland - 20 min walk
  • Museum of Tropical Queensland - 20 min walk

Getting around

  • Townsville Station - 10 min drive
  • Townsville, QLD (TSV) - 10 min drive

Restaurants

  • Tony's Pizza - 4 min walk
  • Juliettes - 5 min walk
  • C-Bar Strand - 6 min walk
  • Shorehouse - 13 min walk
  • Betty Blue & The Lemon Tart - 16 min walk

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. Additionally, dry cleaning, laundry facilities and express check-out are on-site.
Aquarius on the Beach offers 130 accommodations with a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. Rooms open to balconies. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Accommodation at this 4-star hotel has kitchenettes with fridges, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include baths or showers and complimentary toiletries.

In-room wireless Internet access (speed: 250+ Mbps (good for 3–5 people or up to 10 devices)) is available for a surcharge. 40-inch LCD televisions come with digital channels.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

Children aged under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

Languages

English

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
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (AUD 10 per stay)
  • In-room WiFi speed: 250+ Mbps (good for 3–5 people or up to 10 devices)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Limited on-site parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • On-site parking includes off-street options
  • Free off-site parking
  • Street parking available

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe
  • Vending machine

Guest services

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

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Conference space
  • A meeting room

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Terrace

Accessibility

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

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bath or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 40-inch LCD TV
  • Digital channels

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Toaster

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Individually decorated
  • Iron/ironing board

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Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 7:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open Monday - Friday (7:00 AM - 7:00 PM) and Saturday - Sunday (8:00 AM - 6:00 PM)
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours will receive an email with check-in instructions and key retrieval information; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
If you are planning to arrive after 7:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk, key retrieval

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

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.

Optional extras

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 10 per stay (rates may vary)
  • 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
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
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
Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

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 on the Beach Hotel
Aquarius Beach Hotel Townsville
Aquarius Beach Townsville
Aquarius On The Beach Hotel Townsville
Aquarius Beach Hotel North Ward
Aquarius Beach North Ward
Aquarius on the Beach North Ward
Aquarius on the Beach Hotel North Ward

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.2

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 432 out of 998 reviews
5 - Excellent 43%
Rating 4 - Good. 391 out of 998 reviews
4 - Good 39%
Rating 3 - Okay. 128 out of 998 reviews
3 - Okay 13%
Rating 2 - Poor. 42 out of 998 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 5 out of 998 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.0/5

Eco-friendliness

1/5 Terrible

Travelled with family
Disliked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The reception ladies were rude and non professional.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We had a spacious studio with an amazing view, comfy bed and we were In walking distance to the many restaurants on the Strand. Excellent value for money.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2022

3/5 Okay

Travelled with partner
Disliked: Staff & service
Ok stay,best thing was proximity to cafes & view from room great. Suggest to council to put notice on bus stop across rd about no bus available until one is.. Reception dont go out of way to help advise you how to get around or see Townsville. Loved the gelato nearby & the cute well dressed dogs walking along the strand...
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Easy to go to the beach and vey clean
Stayed 5 nights in Jul 2022

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service
Beautiful view from balcony straight out to sea. Reminded us of being back on a cruise ship. Building is ugly from the outside!
Stayed 4 nights in Jun 2022