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Waters Edge The Strand

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U 63 64 the Strand, Townsville, Queensland 4810 Australia
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#2 of 2 hotels in North Ward
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It's easy to see why so many travelers make Waters Edge The Strand their hotel of choice when visiting North Ward. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a family-friendly setting with an array of amenities designed for travelers like you. Guest rooms offer amenities such as a flat screen TV, a refrigerator, and a kitchenette, and guests can go online with free wifi offered by the hotel. Waters Edge The Strand Hotel features a sun terrace, to help make your stay more enjoyable. The property also boasts a pool, spa and barbeque facilities. If you are driving to Waters Edge The Strand, complimentary secure parking is available. When you’re feeling hungry, be sure to check out the varied choice of cafes and restaurants in close vicinity. During your visit, be sure to check out popular attractions like Reef HQ, Museum of Tropical North Queensland, Cultural Centre, Queens Gardens, Jezzine Barracks/ Army Museum North Queensland and Anzac Park, which are all within walking distance of the hotel. If you are staying longer then Magnetic Island is a great day trip, easily reached by a 20 minute ferry. At Waters Edge The Strand, your comfort and satisfaction come first, and we look forward to welcoming you to our beautiful tropical city.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Complimentary instant cofffee
Beach
BBQ facilities
Baggage storage
24-hour check-in
Secured parking
Wifi
Pool / beach towels
Outdoor pool
Fence around pool
Complimentary tea
Outdoor dining area
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Sun deck
First aid kit
Umbrella
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
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Room features
Air conditioning
Dining area
Housekeeping
Interconnected rooms available
Kitchenette
Microwave
Flatscreen TV
Walk-in shower
Private balcony
Seating area
Telephone
Wardrobe / wardrobe
Iron
Private bathrooms
Refrigerator
Stovetop
Electric kettle
Kitchenware
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Room types
Ocean view
Pool view
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Great View
Centrally Located
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English
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skd46 wrote a review 01 Jun
Rockhampton, Australia50 contributions22 helpful votes
We have stayed here several times and it never disappoints, very comfortable, the bed is comfortable, microwave, 2 burner stove, small fridge, several cafes very close by, as is the shopping centre. Undercover parking and a view of the strand.
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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1Chica1 wrote a review May 2021
Melbourne, Australia94 contributions33 helpful votes
Great location to the Strand, cafes and supermarket. Room was clean, comfortable bed and good WiFi. Had everything you need in terms of kitchen. No real view of the water and if you're tall then may not be able to stand up in the shower due to low roof. Bathroom could do with a few updates, looking tired.
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Date of stay: May 2021Trip type: Travelled solo
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pmtravel_10 wrote a review May 2021
Sydney, Australia84 contributions31 helpful votes
First room had a terrible musty smell - no way I could sleep there. Manager was happy to provide full refund, but before we picked another hotel he came back and said he had another room he could offer. This didn't smell so accepted it. Room basically an older motel style room - old shower etc - clean enough and ok for 1 night but better options available.
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Date of stay: May 2021
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Chris J wrote a review Apr 2021
Surfers Paradise, Australia41 contributions7 helpful votes
We stayed here for 4 nights over Easter.. room 301 was fantastic, views of the strand and Magnetic Island, everything and I mean everything we needed as far as dinning was 2 minutes, the room itself was perfect for 2 people bed very comfortable bathroom great and small kitchenette.loved the pool and bbq area ..Jeff in reception was fantastic to deal with.. as we checked in at 10pm it was very easy.. we will be coming back every year and this is our place to stay every time..
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Lex wrote a review Apr 2021
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This is the second time that we have stayed here. The motel cannot be faulted for service and cleanliness. The rooms are spacious with cooking facilities included. Right on the strand it is central to everything and even though it is in a busy location the rooms remain quiet. We will continue to use Waters Edge for any other visits to Townsville.
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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PRICE RANGE
US$69 - US$88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
AustraliaQueenslandTownsvilleNorth Ward
NUMBER OF ROOMS
47
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Frequently Asked Questions about Waters Edge The Strand
Which popular attractions are close to Waters Edge The Strand?
Nearby attractions include The Strand (0.2 km), The Drill Hall Studio (0.4 km), and Anzac Park (0.4 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Waters Edge The Strand?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and free parking.
Which room amenities are available at Waters Edge The Strand?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Waters Edge The Strand?
Guests can enjoy barbeque facilities, complimentary tea, and free instant coffee during their stay.
Is parking available at Waters Edge The Strand?
Yes, free parking and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Waters Edge The Strand?
Conveniently located restaurants include Juliette's, GYO Japanese Tapas Bar Restaurant, and Balabite.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Waters Edge The Strand?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Is Waters Edge The Strand located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.6 km away from the centre of North Ward.
Are any cleaning services offered at Waters Edge The Strand?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are there any historical sites close to Waters Edge The Strand?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Kissing Point Fort (1.2 km) and National Trust Heritage Centre (2.7 km).
Does Waters Edge The Strand have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the ocean view available here.