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Heron Island Resort

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Via Gladstone, Heron Island, Queensland 4680 Australia See on map
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We have visited Heron Island many times as there is something that keeps bringing us back. With snorkelling just steps off the sand, turtles nesting and hatching and birdlife it is the best place to unwind, relax and explore. We have visited with our 2...More

Date of stay: January 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have just returned from 4 nights at Heron Island. The wildlife is amazing. The reef is in fanatic condition, even the reef you can walk around at low tide is great, with lots of interesting marine life that I didn’t see snorkelling/diving. There are...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank RichardZ403
Response from karensP4706FM, Public Relations Manager at Heron Island ResortResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Richard for your amazing recommendation of Heron Island and your comments about the snorkelling being the best there is and how much you enjoyed the diving. We really appreciate you sharing the highlights of your time on Heron. Please accept my apology that...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Although the resort itself needs some modernising (this has started), its situation right on the reef makes it an excellent place to stay if you love snorkelling, diving or just checking out the creatures in the lagoon on one of the naturalist walks. Turtle egg...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Jill E
Response from karensP4706FM, Public Relations Manager at Heron Island ResortResponded 2 days ago

On behalf of our team, thank you so much for your amazing review of the incredible nature experience you can enjoy when you stay on a Great Barrier Reef Island. We look forward to welcoming you back one day for some more great reef dives!!

Reviewed 4 days ago

Heron Island always makes me smile whenever I think about it because it's a place where you'd never run out of adventures:) It has its own character and charms! My sister and I would like to say how thankful we are to all the caretakers...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from karensP4706FM, Public Relations Manager at Heron Island ResortResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much AUTravellingSisters for your wonderful recommendation of Heron Island as a "mesmerising marine. bird metropolis". We love it when guests fully appreciate how privileged they are to get to stay on a natural coral cay and immerse themselves in nature as they...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

On HERON you really get this Island feeling: White sand, green trees, sunsets - just great. The cooperation with the Marine Research Station is excellent. Every day we learned about the reef and then experienced the fish, corals and the turtles!! Facilities were just fine,...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from karensP4706FM, Public Relations Manager at Heron Island ResortResponded 4 days ago

Thank you Brigitte and Robert for your wonderful recommendation of Heron Island and for sharing the highlights of your 10 stay including the dancing! On behalf of our team including the amazing Tony and Kris from 'Beautifully Mad' we can't wait to welcome you back!

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Heron Island is a true coral cay situated on the World Heritage Listed Great Barrier Reef of Australia. Here you swim off the beach to an endless garden of coral. Activities include guided island and reef walks, More semi-submersible I Spy, bird watching and beach picnics, plus a Reef Ranger program. Heron Island is famous around the world for its scuba diving and snorkeling with the mega marine life that make their home on Heron Reef. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
112
Price range
USD 231 - USD 425 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Heron Island Hotel Heron Island
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Heron Island Resort Queensland
Location
Australia > Queensland > Heron Island
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Contact Information
Room types
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Number of rooms
112
Price range
USD 231 - USD 425 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Heron Island Hotel Heron Island
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Heron Island Resort Queensland
Location
Australia > Queensland > Heron Island
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Lance E M
27 November 2018|
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Response from karensP4706FM | Property representative |
Hello Lance EM Heron Island does have wifi available for purchase but there is no mobile reception so you would have to switch your calls over to use wifi to take calls on your mobile phone.
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Jennifer T
14 November 2018|
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Hi Jennifer due to Heron Island's location on the Southern Great Barrier Reef stingers are not generally an issue at anytime around Heron Island so a stinger suit is not required although they might help with protection from... More
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tigaroze
10 July 2018|
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Hi tigeroze Heron Island Resort does have a website that you can book through directly. Heron Island Resort is a PADI 5 Star Dive Resort that offers an extensive range of certified PADI Dive Courses catering to all levels of... More
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"It is worth paying a little more for a waterfront room, especially with kids for easy access to the beach."
theblondenomads
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"Next time we will take the sea view!"
CaptainAhab3004
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"Go elsewhere"
carpediem2011_11
6 days ago
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"ask for a renovated/refurbished room"
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