The Sands Hotel is located in the South Maroubra Shopping Village, two minutes away from Maroubra Beach and Maroubra Junction, and a five minute drive from Coogee Beach.
A taxi should cost between $40 and $45 from the airport including all airport tariffs.
From the airport, follow the signs to the City. This will take you onto General Holmes Drive. At the end of General Holmes Drive, turn left onto Foreshore Road and follow it around until you come to Port Botany and a large intersection where Foreshore Road meets Botany Road. Get into the left lane and take the next turn left onto Beauchamp Road. Follow Beauchamp Road all the way along. You will drive over Bunnarong Road, then over Anzac Parade, until eventually you come to a roundabout. Turn left here onto Malabar Road, and then right at the 7-eleven onto Meagher Avenue. Turn into the carpark at the South Maroubra Shopping Centre and you’ve found us!
At peak hour taxi drivers may opt to go a different way, taking General Holmes drive onto James Joyce Drive, then cutting across the railway lines to Wentworth Avenue, past the Westfield Shopping Centre, right onto Bunnerong Road, left onto Fitzgerald Avenue, and following it down towards Maroubra Beach before turning right onto Broome Street and right onto Curtin Crescent. Drive 20m up the road and you’ll see our carpark on the right.
Bus Route 397 goes from the Circular Quay in the City to Tyrwhitt Street in Maroubra, which faces the Southend Hotel. Get off the bus and look across the street and you’ve found us.
A taxi should cost between $40 and $45 from the city.
Take Anzac Parade south and keep on going. You will pass UNSW, and eventually come to a big roundabout at Kingsford. Go through the roundabout, staying on Anzac Parade, and keep going until you pass through all the shops at Maroubra Junction. Turn left onto Fitzgerald Avenue, following it down towards Maroubra Beach. Take the last right onto Broome Street, and then right onto Curtin Crescent. Drive 20m up the road and you’ll see our carpark on the right.
Bus Route 353 goes from Coogee to Maroubra Beach, then it’s just a short walk up the hill to Broome Street, then right onto Curtin Crescent.
A taxi should cost between $10 and $15 from Coogee Beach.
Follow Arden Street south until you come to the roundabout in front of the cemetery. Turn left onto Malabar Road and follow the road around the cemetery and through 2 sets of lights, at which point you need to turn left to stay on Malabar Road. Follow it down (be careful of the school zone!) until you come to Fitzgerald Avenue. Turn left, then right onto Broome Street, then right onto Curtin Crescent. Drive 20m up the road and you’ll see our carpark on the right.