FAQs

Seashells Scarborough
Frequently Asked Questions

Why choose serviced apartments?

All of our apartments offer large, spacious living areas with separate bedrooms, bathrooms, a full kitchen and laundry. They offer a home away from home and are larger than an average hotel room, ideal for anyone who wants to have the facility to cook their own meals, or just additional space for the family.

Is linen provided?

Yes, all bed linen, pillows & towels are provided.

How often are the rooms serviced?

All apartments are fully self-contained and therefore are not serviced daily. However, if the duration of your stay with us is 7 nights or more, you will receive a full mid-week service. This includes a linen change and replenishment of all items.

Is there a cost for car parking?

There is ample parking at the property and is provided free of charge.

Is there a restaurant on site?

As our apartments are self-catering, we do not have a restaurant on site. There are nearby restaurants however, Seashells guests can dine in and charge back to their room. Further information is available at check-in.

What internet facilities are available?

Wireless and Broadband Internet is available to all guests. Prices start at $5.95 for 30 mins.

How far from the airport are you?

Perth Domestic Terminal is approximately 30 minutes drive and Perth International Airport a 45 minute drive, traffic permitting. Taxi fares are estimated at $45-$60 AUD- one-way. Alternatively, Airport Shuttle Buses can be arranged by contacting the property.

Do all apartments have ocean views?

Yes all room types at Seashells Scarborough offer views of the Indian Ocean

How many floors does the property have?

The Collections complex is 2 storeys with external stair access only. The Superior and the 3 Bedroom Apartments are located within a 4 storey building and have full lift access.

How do I confirm my booking?

For bookings made at the ‘Flexible’ rate, the first night’s accommodation will be charged to the credit card provided as a deposit, the balance of your accommodation will be charged upon arrival. For all other special rates that are discounted below the ‘Flexible Rate’, prepayment in full is required at the time of reservation and will be charged to the credit card provided. Please note all credit card transactions will incur a 1.5% fee.

How do I cancel my booking?

Cancellations will only be accepted on bookings made at the Flexible Rate. Cancellations made under this rate, will incur a $50 processing fee to be deducted from your refund. If less than 21 days notice is given, your deposit will be forfeited. For all other rates, cancellations or refunds will not be accepted. Amendments are subject to approval and may incur a $50 processing fee. Rates cannot be amended once bookings are confirmed and specials cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.

What are the check in & out times?

Check in is at 2pm, check out at 10am

When is the reception open?

Monday to Friday 0830 – 1600
Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays 0900 – 1500

How do I check-in after hours?

Keys will be left in a secure late box at the main entrance, the code to access the box will be provided upon reservation confirmation.

What is required at check-in?

Where there is a balance of accommodation due, this must be paid upon check-in. All guests are also required to provide a valid credit card for pre-authorisation. Cash bonds will not be accepted.

Is there a day room rate?

Yes, subject to availability, 6pm check out is available at 50% of the daily room rate.

What is your extra person policy?

Room Capacities shown indicate the maximum number of guests permitted using existing bedding and they apply to both adults & children. In some room types an extra rollaway bed can be provided at a cost of $40 per night. Cots & Highchairs are provided free of charge.

What is your party policy?

Seashells properties encourage guests to enjoy their stay whilst keeping in the mind the enjoyments of others. We kindly ask that all guests are quiet by 10pm. Whilst guests can have visitors, we strictly prohibit parties in any of our apartments. Guests not adhering to this policy will be asked to leave the premises and may not be refunded.

How old do I need to be to stay?

Guests must be 18 years or over to book a room with Seashells, and must be a legal parent or guardian of the remaining guests, if they are under 18. Photo identification maybe requested upon check in.