Shingley Beach Resort is peaceful and quiet, located on the waterfront overlooking lovely parkland & Abel Point Marina, with views extending to the Whitsunday Islands and Coral Sea.Conveniently located with a 5 minute walk to the Marina and boat ramps, our 30 self contained apartments are perfectly located to help you enjoy what the stunning Whitsundays have to offer, whether it be for you to experience the Islands, Great Barrier Reef & mainland activities, a comfortable base for you to begin and finish your sailing or boating adventure, a family holiday or a romantic getaway.
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A pleasant 15 minute walk along the boardwalk takes you to the main village with elfresco cafes, restaurants, shops, clubs and local conveniences. Our Studio, 1, 2 & 3 Bedroom Apartments have north facing balconies with water, marina & parkland views that also capture those beautiful tropical sunsets. For your enjoyment & convenience, Shingley Beach Resort has a lap pool with barbecue, two plunge pools with barbecues. Shingley Beach Resort is serene and the perfect Resort for your next Whitsunday Holiday, Function or Wedding. The resort is close enough to walk to the Main Village of Airlie Beach yet far enough away to enjoy the peace and quiet at night.
Shingley Beach Resort specialises in self-contained holiday apartments, which feature private balconies overlooking Shingley Beach, The Whitsunday Islands and Abel Point Marina, the hub of all the Reef and Island tours leaving almost from your doorstep.
You can relax in the spacious comfort of one of the 32 self-contained holiday apartments for either a short or long stay, an ideal base to explore the Whitsunday Islands and The Great Barrier Reef. The facilities at Shingley Beach Resort include a large 18 metre lap/ diving pool, 2 small plunge pools both with poolside BBQs, On-Site Information Centre and Tour Booking Agency, Reception and On-Site Managers, Disabled Access / Unit, Tropical Breakfasts delivered to rooms (additional to room rate), In room Internet access (fee applies),FREE sports and movie channels, Library/ DVDs/ Games for children and adults, Beach Towel Hire (extra charges apply), Dive Centre- Reef Safari Diving and Undercover Parking.
Weddings & Conferences are catered for at ‘Waterline on Shingley’ functions & reception venue which is independently operated specialising in weddings and functions, positioned right on the waterfront of the picturesque Shingley Beach. Seating up to 100 people the reception and accompanying function room is the perfect location for Whitsunday weddings, conferences.
Also within the Resort is an in-house Massage & Body Centre “Enliven” and a boutique “Paya” for Fashion & Homewares, all within easy reach to help you prepare for your wedding or function and to enjoy your stay.
Shingley Beach Resort is one of the closest Accommodation houses to Abel Point Marina. It is less than a five minute stroll to the departure point for an amazing selection of boat trips that leave daily for the Islands and the Reef. Cruise Whitsunday Resort Connections from Hamilton Island Airport disembark at Abel Point Marina only a stone’s throw from the Resort. The Resort's convenient location is a popular choice when chartering a boat for a sailing experience that no other destination in the world can offer.
Shingley Beach is a tidal beach and a favourite fishing spot, with mackerel, trevally, whiting, barramundi and cod all commonly caught. Parkland opposite provides shaded picnic tables, barbecues and toilets. A short walk along the boardwalk leads too many other popular fishing areas. Why not hire a boat for a day, whether for fishing or go for a day sail from Abel Point Marina right on our doorstep. The Resort is conveniently positioned between two public boat ramps, therefore you can bring your own boat, spend a day on the water, and then relax on your balcony at Shingley Beach Resort.
The Queensland Whitsunday’s is the perfect location for the family to holiday, relax and unwind. Airlie Beach is the gateway to the travel destination of the Whitsunday Islands and the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. There are over 74 Tropical Whitsunday Islands to choose from, with over 100 trips leaving from the mainland each week! Other activities include Crocodile Safari’s, Sky Diving over the Whitsunday islands, Seaplane & Helicopter scenic flights, Jet Ski tours and Sea Kayaking to name a few that can be booked from the Resort’s Information and Tour Desk.
So why limit yourself to one Whitsunday Island when you can visit them all while still enjoying quality affordable mainland accommodation at the Shingley Beach Resort.
Check in from: 2:00 pm
Check out by: 10:00 am
Shingley Beach Resort has a dedicated and up to date conference centre. Our venue is purpose designed for groups from 6 to 100. Equipment and full catering can be provided. Ideal for conferences or weddings. A full range of secretarial services are also available for our corporate guest including Broadband, typing and fax services.
If driving, turn off the Bruce Highway at Proserpine to Airlie Beach. Travelling on Shute Harbour Road for approximately 20 minutes, pass through two sets of traffic lights & over the hill. Turn left at the Abel Point Marina/Shingley Beach sign and then sharp left into Shingley Drive. Shingley Beach Resort is the first building on the left overlooking the marina.
If flying into Whitsunday Coast Airport (Proserpine), Whitsunday Shuttle Services can provide a door to door coach. This service must be PRE-BOOKED . For your convenience, providing your flight details to Shingley Beach Resort, we can arrange your transfers.
If flying into Hamilton Island, Resort Connections can transfer you to Abel Point Marina & a further 5 minute walk along the boardwalk will bring you to Shingley Beach Resort. This must be PRE-BOOKED. For your convenience, providing your flight details to Shingley Beach Resort, we can arrange your transfers.
If flying into Mackay Airport we recommend you PRE-BOOK a hire car as the desk is not manned unless there are bookings. There is no direct coach transfer to Airlie Beach from the airport. Alternatively, you can arrange travel with Greyhound-McAffertys coach line.
All apartments have off-street under cover parking. 3 and 2 Bedroom apartments have a lock up garage. Boat parking area also available.