Arrival Accommodation Centre - Gold Coast

69 Queen Street, Gold Coast, Australia  show map
 3 stars
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Arrival Accommodation Centre - Gold Coast

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

AUD 10 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Snack bar

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Laundry
TV

Leisure/ TV room

Overview

Arrival Accommodation Centre is located in a tourist area of Gold Coast, about 3.6 km away from Paradise Centre.

Arrival Accommodation Centre is set close to the beautiful sandy beach. Due to a bus stop nearby, this business hotel is perfectly connected with other parts of Gold Coast.

The hotel allows quick access to gardens and parks.

Coolangatta/Gold Coast airport is 30 minutes' drive away from Arrival Accommodation Centre.

Rooms

This hotel comprises of non-smoking rooms including shared bathroom shared bathroom triple room, shared bathroom shared bathroom room and family shared bathroom shared bathroom room with such comforts as a ceiling fan, pay TV, a seating area, a writing desk and ironing facilities.

Eat & Drink

Serving a wide assortment of dishes, Yacht Club and Shibui Restaurant & Bar are about 100 meters from the property.

Services

Guests can make use of 24-hour front desk, dry cleaning and housekeeping as well as a designated place for smoking, a vending machine and a hairdresser.

Relax

Leisure facilities include a sun deck, an outdoor swimming pool and a golf course.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at AUD 10 per day.

Number of rooms:   18.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Vending machines

Services

  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Snack bar

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Shower

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

69 Queen Street, Gold Coast, Australia

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City Centre
  • Gold Coast
    8.4 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Nerang Train Station
    4.2 mi
Restaurants
  • Yacht Club
    200 ft
  • Shibui Restaurant & Bar (cuisine: Asian fusion)
    500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    18

Rooms and availability

Shared Bathroom Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

This room has access to shared bathroom facilities.

Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Rooms are 12 square metres.

Arrival Accommodation Centre Location

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What's nearby

Local attractions

  • Marina Mirage1.1 mi
    Marina Mirage Shop 16 74 Sea World Dr
  • Adrenalin Park1.9 mi
    Cypress Avenue
  • Gold Coast City Gallery 2.0 mi
    135 Bundall Rd
  • Slingshot Gold Coast1.9 mi
    6 Palm Ave
  • The Wax Museum1.9 mi
    56 Ferny Ave

Near the hotel

  • Australia Fair Shopping Centre2100 ft
    Australia Fair Post Shop 42 Marine Pde
  • The Rockpools3400 ft
    Broadwater Parklands Marine Parade

Restaurants nearby

  • Yacht Club200 ft

    55% likes this, based on 52 reviews

  • Soutport RSL Club800 ft

    Address: 36 Scarborough St

    65% likes this, based on 43 reviews
    Cuisine: Australian

  • Himilayan Delicacies900 ft

    Address: Lawson Street,

    66% likes this, based on 18 reviews
    Cuisine: Nepali

  • Shibui Restaurant & Bar500 ft

    Address: 4/20 Scarborough St
    Phone: 07 5526 3777

    93% likes this, based on 28 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian fusion
    Price Range: USD 11 - USD 50

  • Himalaysian Delicacies900 ft

    Address: 5 Lawson street

    80% likes this, based on 28 reviews
    Cuisine: Nepali

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    18

Arrival Accommodation Centre Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Arrival Accommodation Centre

Average guest rating

6.4out of 10
Good
Based on 22 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    5.8

    Good for the money, was much cheaper than other places. It is hostel style and standard.

  • Family with children
    8.2

    Friendleness, cleanleness, fair comfort, location, TV working - no worries!

  • Single
    7.8

    the rooms are in a safe building, the staff were very helpful, and the price was reasonable

  • Single
    8.2

    Peaceful, convenient and very suitable facilities

  • Couple
    4.2

    No towels or toiletries provided. Rooms are small and cramped. No attached bathrooms, only 2 toilets to be shared by 7-8 twin rooms. Not value for money

  • Single
    7.0

    easy check in, friendly, hassle free

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    Clean budget accomodation.

    sheets and towels not included in room price also we were travelling as 3 friends and would have liked seperate beds.

  • Single
    6.6

    It felt safe & secure & I liked that the room key also could open the front door.

    Not very big kitchen facilities

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    Very friendly and accommodating staff. Great value for money, I'll definitely stay here again next time I'm on the Gold Coast.

  • Family with children
    7.0

    Convenient location. Within short walking distance almost to everywhere ie. Coles, bus-stops, etc.. Very helpful, resourceful and friendly staff (Ms Terry). The Convenience Store located just opposite is another plus point.

    Limited number of washrooms. Place to hang laundries is another inconvenient matter especially for guests who are staying for more than a week.

  • Family with children
    5.0

    I liked the small size of the place and the fact that it wasn't amongst all the high rises. The pool was a bonus that I wasn't expecting.

    The hygiene levels of the kitchen were pretty poor (as in rotten food in the shared refrigerator and also in the microwaves that obviously hadn't been cleaned out for a while ) and there were no sheets on the bed so it was pretty hot to sleep in the room. The bedroom fan was pretty rickity but as there was no air-conditioning you needed to have it on anyway.

  • Single
    6.6

    Convinence shopping

    Linen is not clean enough.

  • Group of friends
    4.2

    The ad is mislead as it states " walking distance from surfers paradise"

  • Single
    8.2

    It was handy to where I was working for the day. Room was clean and tidy, as were the bathrooms and kitchen. Staff (Marcus esp) very helpful and friendly. It's good to be able to prepare my own meals as I'm on a special diet as well as a budget, so can't afford to eat out very much. I was able to park out the front of the building for a short time, which made it handy to get luggage out of the car.

    Overnight parking is a bit of an issue. Apparently they have some parking available under the building (for a fee), but I didn't find this out till late the night I was staying (and I've stayed there before and didn't know then either). Stairs at the outside entrance - no ramp for people with luggage. Reception is upstairs inside and at the back of the building, so you've either got to cart luggage upstairs to check in (no lift) or leave it in the foyer and hope it's safe. Then if your room is downstairs, you've got to cart it back downstairs again. That's probably okay for young backpackers, but not for older people. Good aspects far outweight these couple of drawbacks though.

  • Family with children
    3.2

    The one thing our family liked was the location of the Arrival Accommodation Centre.

    We arrived and had to walk upstairs and down the long, dark corridor to the managers office. It felt like we were walking down a prison tunnel and the smell in the managers office confirmed this feeling. The family room we booked was downstairs at the end of the long dark corridor tunnel. The headboard on the double bed was bent and broken; the hook for the curtain rail was broken on one side so this meant the sharp pointy end became a dangerous hazard; air conditioning was one ceiling fan; the kitchen was dirty, the stove had a sign 'Do not use' on it with the front door tied shut with rope; the flies were abundant in the kitchen and dining room. There were 2 shared bathrooms, one single toilet and laundry for general use downstairs. The single toilet we were told when we checked in was 'out of order'. The shared bathroom next door smelt of urine, fixtures I.E. taps, handles sinks, floor looked and smelt unclean and dirty. The laundry was a mess, the washer clearly assigned for staff use was overflowing with washing. Directly outside the laundry draped over the wooden railings to dry hung the bedding I.E. sheets, duvet covers etc that guests obviously used. Needless to say we slept on top of the covers and laid towel over the pillows hoping that we would not become victims of unclean bedding. The pool was filthy, clearly unfit for use and what we found alarming was there was no sign to tell guests that the pool water did not meet minimum safety hygienic standards. Our family has stayed at hostels and backpackers regularly with our 3 growing children over the past 15 years and we are very disappointed, absolutely disgusted by our experience at the Arrival Accommodation centre. The nonchalant attitude of the manager towards our concerns angered us; he was unapologetic, unhelpful and uncaring. We took our $20 key bond and left vowing to, if given an opportunity , would let unsuspecting people know to avoid this place.

How to reach hotel

hotel Arrival Accommodation Centre - Gold Coast Gold Coast location
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Hotel Address:

69 Queen Street, Gold Coast, Australia

Get directions
City Centre
  • Gold Coast
    8.4 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Nerang Train Station
    4.2 mi
Restaurants
  • Yacht Club
    200 ft
  • Shibui Restaurant & Bar (cuisine: Asian fusion)
    500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    18