Great Barrier Reef Hotels

Yongala Lodge by The Strand

  • 11 Fryer St. Map It
  • North Ward
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  • Friendly, helpful hosts
  • Proximity to The Strand
  • Free cable TV


  • No in-room Wi-Fi
  • Cheaper rooms are dated
  • Guestroom walls a tad thin

Published 07/21/2016

Fodor's Review

Historic charm, friendly hosts, and proximity to The Strand offset the lack of modern conveniences at this classic Queenslander guest lodge. Accommodations consist of basic motel-style rooms, and one- and two-bedroom apartments. All have TVs with free cable channels, fridges, and microwaves. Apartments have kitchens and lounge-rooms; some have in-room Wi-Fi but the signal can be weak or erratic (it's usually best on the verandah). The lodge is a short stroll from numerous attractions and the city's main beach.

Hotel Information


11 Fryer St., Townsville, Queensland, 4810, Australia

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Hotel Details:

  • 10 rooms, 10 apartments
  • Rate includes: No meals

Published 07/21/2016

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