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Pimpama, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently stayed at don pancho for two weeks and we were thoroughly impressed with the friendly staff and accomodation. We rang the resort prior to booking with DAE to find out what size unit would best suit us as our two kids were teenagers. On arrival Susan put us into interconnecting units which suited us down to the ground....

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Classic H, Guest Relations Manager at Don Pancho Beach Resort, responded to this review

We appreciate the time you've taken to leave us a review and share your experience Jakie. Your feedback is very important to us as we're always looking for ways to improve the holiday experience for our guests. We're delighted to hear that you and your family enjoyed your time with us at our resort and that we could make your...

Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Extremely out dated, several signs in the room stating that the building is old, like its an excuse NOT to renovate (even have extremely rusty bedside lamps, you can buy some for $10 each at kmart). Very small, paper thin walls, next door stirring their coffee & washing the dishes woke me up at 5.30am! No air conditioner or fan...

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Classic H, Guest Relations Manager at Don Pancho Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your review and comments. We really value your customer feedback as it helps us to continue to improve the experience that we provide for our guests. We are disappointed to hear that your stay with us was not enjoyable. We have passed on your feedback directly to our resort management team.

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don Pancho is on the beach out the back .great pool and walks .close to golf courses and tree lined beach .good place to eats food. Ice cream shops too. Good pubs around too.staff are lovely . Rooms are clean and tideed good room for family .

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Classic H, Guest Relations Manager at Don Pancho Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thanks Kim for taking the time to leave us a review and share your experience. We're delighted to hear that you've enjoyed your time at our resort. Your feedback is important to us as we're always looking for ways to improve your holiday experience. We do hope to see you back again!

Rockhampton, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed in this resort for a week and the staff weren't very welcoming at all this resort is a complete non smoking and by that you have to walk out on to the street to have a smoke it has an outside area connected to your unit but you still have to go to the street which makes us...

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Classic H, Guest Relations Manager at Don Pancho Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your review. Your customer feedback is important to us as it helps us to continue to improve the experience that we provide for our guests. We're sorry you could not have the room you wanted. We do try to accommodate all the requests of our guests to the best of our ability,...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Were disappointed nothing has been done about wifi situation, when I enquired was told free wifi at McDonalds,room was clean and comfy although the a.c was very noisy, very good location,were told nothing on arrival of the restaurant being closed for good. If you have breathing or other health problems ask for ground floor accommodation as there are no lifts...

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Classic H, Guest Relations Manager at Don Pancho Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your review and comments Dennis. We really value your customer feedback as it helps us to continue to improve the experience that we provide for our guests. We have passed on your feedback directly to our resort management team. We look forward to welcoming you again soon.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed with another couple so had small bedroom. Well fitted out kitchen lounge and balcony overlooking pool. On second floor so 4 flights of stairs from parking for 75 and 70 year old. Green safety carpet all walking surfaces. Pool unexpectedly cold and two rungs into pool second rung loose warned as I got in by other resident then big...

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Classic H, Guest Relations Manager at Don Pancho Beach Resort, responded to this review

We appreciate the time you've taken to leave us a review Carol and share your experience. We really value your customer feedback as it helps us to continue to improve the experience that we provide for our guests. We have passed on your feedback directly to our resort management team. We look forward to welcoming you again soon.

Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed in 1 bedroom apartment . Clean and comfortable. Limited kitchen facilities and small. Balcony was nice. AC provided. FANTASTIC location right on beach with safe swimming . Great for kids. Older property. Pool area great. Downside: kitchen, no fans which meant quite hot if you don't want to use AC. Lights around property need to be dimmed at...

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Classic H, Guest Relations Manager at Don Pancho Beach Resort, responded to this review

We appreciate the time you've taken to leave us a review Bronwyn, your feedback is critical in ensuring we continually improve the experience we provide our guests, so thank you! We have passed on your feedback directly to our resort management team. We must agree with you that the we are in fantastic location perfect discovering all the wonderful gems...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

This hotel was our accommodation for a week. Having never been to this part of Queensland we had no idea what to expect. Our room is neat and tidy, with a view looking out to the beach. If you aren't lucky enough to get a beach view you may have a different feel. The facility has undercover parking, a pool...

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Classic H, Guest Relations Manager at Don Pancho Beach Resort, responded to this review

We really appreciate the feedback that you've provided Alex. We have passed on your comments to the resort as we are looking to continually improve the resort experience for our guests. We're glad you enjoyed the facilities and the lovely view. We hope to see you back again!

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Although this hotel is old, the facilities are very good, very clean and such a great location. We had a beach front unit and it was so good to be able to enjoy the beach sounds. Susan was so helpful and we had no trouble booking through reception for day tours. All made for a very enjoyable holiday. probably the...

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Classic H, Guest Relations Manager at Don Pancho Beach Resort, responded to this review

We really appreciate the time you've taken to leave us a review Mike. It's only with such feedback that we can keep striving to improve the resort experience for our guests. We're so happy to hear that you've enjoyed your stay with us and that the facilities were able to meet your needs. We hope to welcome you back again...

Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Don Pancho may be an older style property but it has much to recommend it. Firstly knowledgeable and friendly staff whose advice on places to visit made our stay especially interesting...... thank you Susan and Helen. We went at a busy time so could only get a studio unit but it was fine with a comfy bed and adequate kitchen....

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Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review Joy! We really value and appreciate your feedback so that we can continually keep improving the resort experience for our guests. We're delighted to hear that you've enjoyed your stay and our facilities. We strive to create the best home away from experience for our guests so it's always a...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
"On the beach" Idyllically located by the sandy shores of Kelly’s Beach, Don Pancho Beach Resort promises a unique holiday experience offering studio, 1 and 2 bedroom air conditioned apartment style accommodation, a host of leisure facilities and amenities including a bar, barbecue areas, bicycle hire, games room, pool, spa, tennis court, tour desk and daily activities. Located nearby are shopping centres, cafes, restaurants, walking trails, golf, water activities, cruises, and various entertainment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Don Pancho Beach Resort

Address: 58-62 Miller St, Bargara, Queensland 4670, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Bargara
Price Range: ₹ 5,188 - ₹ 7,509 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Don Pancho Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 49
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“Over loooking the beach”
 of 5 bubbles 569kima, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for ground floor accommodation if you have a problem with stairs”
 of 5 bubbles 971dennisw, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“A beach front unit is good.”
 of 5 bubbles 825MikeM825, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Sea views if you book early”
 of 5 bubbles JoyK528, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“There are a lot of stairs and no lifts. Rooms overlooking the central pool are noisier. There are extensive self catering facilites.”
 of 5 bubbles Mossbaron, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
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