25-29 Shute Harbour Road , Cannonvale , QLD 4802 , Australia View hotel location on the map
If you’re looking for a family getaway in Airlie Beach, congratulations - you’ve just taken the first step in what will be one of the most memorable holidays you’ll ever have.
Sure that’s a big call. But we’ve been putting smiles on the faces and amazing memories into the memory banks of our guests for nearly 40 years. So we know what it takes and have oodles of prestigious tourism awards to prove it.
BIG4 Adventure Whitsunday Resort is unlike anything you’ll find in the Whitsundays. As a family owned and run resort, we know all the ingredients a great family holiday must have. That’s why we offer so many options of accommodation from budget to spare-no-expense ... all designed with the help of our very clever interior decorator. And it’s why (knowing kids need to be kids and Mum needs a holiday too) we’ve created heaven on earth for ‘kids’ of all ages.
So it’s time for you to re-discover the two best words heard on a family holiday - happy kids.
In our enchanting tropical playground kids are free to roam, explore and play all day, safely contained within the resort’s 26 acres. And what’s even better than not hearing “I’m bored”? Knowing they’re having the kind of holiday you loved as a kid - endless fun, loads of new friends to play with and being completely worn out by the end of the day, collapsing in delicious, sun-kissed exhaustion.
So, welcome to our tropical holiday paradise. Now browse through our great range of accommodation options and exceptional activities and facilities, and start planning what is sure to be the holiday of a lifetime.
• Airlie Beach’s largest resort pool
• 2 waterslides for endless hours of fun
• Poolside massage (mum’s special treat)
• Gigantic outdoor movie screen
• Giant jumping pillow
• Enormous adventure playground
• 18-hole mini golf
• Full size tennis court
• Kids Club (the only mainland resort to offer one) and our exclusive Toddler Time Tuesday
• Pedal karts for hire
• Bocce, giant chess, basketball, badminton and table tennis
• Conference, meeting and function facilities
• Wireless internet throughout
• Numerous free gas bbqs
• Onsite mini mart
• On-site tour booking office for all Whitsunday Island and Great Barrier Reef tours. Courtesy bus pick-up from the entrance.
• BIG4 Adventure Whitsunday Resort is located just 4.5kms from the village area of Airlie Beach and within 500m of the town’s major shopping centre and supermarket.
• As a member of the prestigious BIG4 Holiday Parks group you're guaranteed value for money with world class standards.
• 17 consecutive years (1996-2012) Whitsunday Tourism Award winner
• 2011 Whitsunday Tourism Award – Outstanding Contribution to Tourism
• 2006, 2008, 2011 Queensland Tourism Award winner
• 2006, 2008 Australian Tourism Award finalist
• 2009 BIG4 Supreme Award For Excellence
Check in from: 2:00 pm
Check out by: 10:00 am
Telephone messages and incoming mail can be held at reception for you. Faxes can be sent and received through reception (a charge does apply).
A coin operated internet kiosk is located outside reception and is available 24 hours a day. If you have a laptop, a wireless service is available.
BIG4 Adventure Whitsunday Resort is located just 4.5km from the town centre of Airlie Beach... about five minutes by car. If you are visiting the area by air, bus or rail then the Whitsunday Transit bus service operates a ? hourly service into the town centre.
Driving into Airlie Beach:
Heading North from Mackay on the Bruce Highway, you'll come into Proserpine. About 1km north of Proserpine is the turn off to Airlie Beach and the Whitsundays. Follow the signs for approximately 25kms and you'll come into the Airlie Beach area. Keep an eye out for Centro Whitsunday Shopping Centre on the left hand side - we are approximately 250m past this, on the left. Just look for the Big Green Frog!
Heading South from Cairns/Townsville on the Bruce Highway you'll pass through Bowen. About 50kms south of Bowen is the turnoff to Airlie Beach and the Whitsundays. You'll travel about 20kms through sugar cane fields before reaching a T-junction. Turn left toward Airlie Beach. Keep an eye out for Centro Whitsunday Shopping Centre on the left hand side - we are approximately 250m past this, on the left. Just look for the Big Green Frog!
Flying into the Whitsundays:
The Whitsundays are serviced by two airports...one at Proserpine; the other on Hamilton Island.
From Proserpine bus services are available to connect you through to BIG4 Adventure Whitsunday Resort. Taxi services are also available.
From Hamilton Island connecting ferries and buses are available to BIG4 Adventure Whitsunday Resort. Taxi services are also available.
Arriving by Bus (Greyhound or McCafferty's)
The bus terminal is located in the town centre of Airlie Beach. Taxi is your best option for transfer to BIG4 Adventure Whitsunday Resort. Taxis are located in the main street right next to the bus terminal.
Arriving by Rail
The rail terminal is located 25kms from Airlie Beach in Proserpine. Take the Whitsunday Transit rail transfer service to Airlie Beach - let the driver know that you want BIG4 Adventure Whitsunday Resort and they will drop you at the entrance. Taxi services are also available.
All accommodation has car parking for one car, all extra cars and visitors are required to park in the visitor?s car park area.