Mackay–Capricorn Islands Hotels

Heron Island Resort

Pros

  • Lots of activities
  • Eco-friendly
  • Under-12s stay and eat free (most packages)

Cons

  • No mobile phone coverage
  • Limited Wi-Fi
  • No TVs in rooms

Published 07/20/2016

Fodor's Review

Set among palm trees and connected by sand paths, this secluded, eco-certified resort has six accommodation types, from the deluxe Beach House with private outdoor shower and beach boardwalk to the comparatively compact, garden-level Turtle Rooms. Large, elegantly modern suites with well-stocked minibars, separate lounge areas, and furnished private decks or terraces merit the extra expense. Room rates include breakfast. Complimentary activities include nonmotorized water sports, guided walks, stargazing, trivia nights, and nature presentations. Snorkeling and diving excursions cost extra, as does the kids' program, run during Australian school holidays (A$15). The delightful Aqua Soul Spa administers treatments with marine-based and natural botanical products, and a spa menu. The Island's resort shop is also well stocked.

Hotel Information

Address:

Heron Island, Queensland, Australia

Phone:

1300-731551

Hotel Details:

  • 32 rooms, 76 suites, 1 house
  • Rate includes: Breakfast

Published 07/20/2016

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