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4.1 of 5 guest rating
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Beachside Room
Room with view
22 square metres
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Other room types
Family Room (Reef Family Room)
Room with view
30 square metres
1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Room (Turtle Room)
23 square metres
1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Family Room (Turtle Family Room)
26 square metres
1 Queen Bed and 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Standard Room (Reef Room)
Room with view
22 square metres
1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Resort with private beach, full-service spa

Popular property highlights

Restaurant
On private beach
Outdoor pool
Concierge services

When you stay at Heron Island Resort in Heron Island, you'll be by the ocean, just steps from Heron Island Dock and The University of Queensland - Heron Island Research Station. This 4-star resort is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Coral Sea and 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Heron Island Beach.

Make yourself at home in one of the 112 guestrooms featuring refrigerators. Rooms have private balconies. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include electric kettles and free tea bags/instant coffee, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. After a day at the private beach, you can enjoy other recreational amenities, which include an outdoor pool. Additional amenities at this resort include wireless Internet access (surcharge), concierge services, and shopping on site.

Satisfy your appetite at Shearwater Restaurant, a beachfront restaurant which features a bar/lounge and an ocean view. Dining is also available at the coffee shop/café.

Featured amenities include express check-out, luggage storage, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Guests may use a ferry terminal shuttle for a surcharge, and self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Outdoor pool
  • Concierge services
  • Shopping on site
  • Total number of rooms - 112
  • Number of floors - 1
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Garden
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-out
  • On private beach
  • Full-service spa
  • Meeting rooms
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Pool umbrellas
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Luggage storage
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach sunloungers
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Offsite parking reservations required
  • Beach towels
  • Terrace
  • Reception hall
  • Wheelchair accessible: No

Family Friendly Amenities

  • On private beach
  • Outdoor pool
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Languages Spoken

  • English

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Offsite parking reservations required

Room Amenities

Heron Island Resort offers 112 accommodations with ceiling fans. Rooms open to balconies. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Fridge
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Balcony
  • Ceiling fan
  • Shower only
  • Electric kettle
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Number of bathrooms: 1
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee

Where to Eat

Shearwater Restaurant - This restaurant is located on the beach. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Nearby Things to do

  • Ecotours on site
  • Fishing on site
  • Helicopter/aeroplane tours on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Scuba diving on site
  • Snorkelling on site
  • Boat tours on site

Spa Services

  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Massages
  • Hot stone massage
  • Steam room in spa

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-in time ends at 10:00 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cots (infant beds) available

No lifts

Debit cards not accepted

Staffed front desk

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff do not wear personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is not available for guests

No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually wrapped food options are not available

No gap period between guests' stays

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is not available

Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Additional fee: AUD 7 per person, per day

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 5 per hour (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: AUD 10 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Heron Island Resort
  • Heron Island Hotel Heron Island
  • Heron Hotel Heron
  • Heron Island Resort Resort
  • Heron Island Resort Heron Island
  • Heron Island Resort Resort Heron Island

We should mention

Guests must transfer via boat or floatplane to the property. Guests must contact the property at least 72 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking.

This property offers transfers from the ferry terminal (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

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