Looking for a Deaf-friendly holiday apartment for you and your family to enjoy all year round? 


Deaf Services and the Deaf Society have an exclusive holiday deal for the Deaf and hard of hearing community – enjoy 25% off the normal booking price of an amazing beachside apartment!


Portobello by the Sea holiday apartments are located opposite the beautiful Dicky Beach in Caloundra on Queensland’s magnificent Sunshine Coast - just an hour’s drive north of Brisbane. 


Apartment 18 was owned by a Deaf community member and was gifted to Deaf Services and the Deaf Society. It was their wish to have this apartment available to the Deaf and hard of hearing communities to enjoy.  


Features of Apartment 18 

  • Two bedrooms (one with a double bed, the other with two singles)
  •  Fully equipped kitchen
  • Laundry
  • Large outdoor balcony
  • Deaf-friendly smoke alarm system
  • Air conditioning
  • Secure undercover parking
  • Heated undercover pool with a wading area for children
  • Free WiFi (1 GB per day per device)

The apartment has a great location only steps from a patrolled surf beach, is close to local shops and cafes, and features an on-site restaurant.  


How to book 

In order to get the 25% off your booking with Portobello, complete our online form to activate your voucher. Portobello by the Sea will contact you back via email to make the discounted booking.  

Please note, the discount will only apply when you are booking for Apartment 18. 







If you would like to talk to Portobello directly to ask any questions or to learn more about the facility, please use the details below.  

Ph: (07) 5491 9038 

Email: info@portobellobythesea.com.au  

Website: Portobello by the Sea, Accommodation Sunshine Coast, Caloundra Accommodation 

*Do not book through any third-party websites as the discount will not apply.  

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