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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“boat club”(55 reviews)
“fraser island”(100 reviews)
“whale watching”(33 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Whilst the accommodation and location were good we found the management rather inflexible. We had booked for 3 nights - paid a deposit for 1 - but owing to an urgent family situation could only stay for 2 nights. Explained the situation but were still...More

Thank EM1935
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These apartments are lovely - clean, comfortable, well designed and fitted out. We had a very comfortable and enjoyable stay. Particularly great for small children. The location does mean that you need to drive to go to certain restaurants and certain parts of the Hervey...More

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 9 June 2018

We were allocated Apartment 10 on the 3rd floor - if you want better views, go higher. The location is very good ; not on the main esplanade, but across from the marina and a 20 minute walk to the pier. The unit is huge...More

1  Thank Dirk W
Response from Akama, Front Office Manager at Akama ResortResponded 3 July 2018

Hi Dirk W, Thank you for taking the time to write us a great review. It is great to see that you enjoyed your staying in our large and modern apartments. The apartments we offer are 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom, 3 bedroom and Penthouses. In...More

Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

This property was near the marina and Fraser Island ferry so good for trippers. The marina also has some really good cafes and restaurants which we used. Apartment was very pleasant and well equipped as well as being very clean. The parking is secure and...More

Thank merv1955
Response from Akama, Front Office Manager at Akama ResortResponded 27 April 2018

Hi Merv1955, Thank you for taking the time to give us a lovely review. It is great to hear that you enjoyed Hervey Bay on your most recent trip and we were able to give you some helpful tips. Hopefully in the future when you...More

Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

We had a family holiday stayed 2 nights in 2 bedroom apartment was very happy the apartment was clean, spacious and functional. Pool area was a lot smaller then pictures but good only complaint was spa cover was coming apart left plastic and needed to...More

Thank yarna w
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Spa
Details
Price range
USD 131 - USD 280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 Family Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 Spa Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 Romantic Hotel in Hervey Bay
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 131 - USD 280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 Family Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 Spa Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 Romantic Hotel in Hervey Bay
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (148)
Room & Suite (94)
Pool & Beach (17)
Dining (11)
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Carolyn C
18 September 2017|
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Response from Peter S | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but don’t think so. Having said that it would pay to call as they may have some arrangements for pets that I am not aware of.
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urbanite88
18 June 2017|
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Response from Akama | Property representative |
Hello Yeowon, The best time for whale season is September & August. Any time of the week is perfect. Make sure to pre-book your whale watching tickets so you don't miss out!
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kevinandmorika
15 February 2015|
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Response from Travelbarista | Property representative |
We are a self catering property with no restaurant on site. We are within a couple of minutes walk to restaurants at the Marina - all offering breakfast.
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"I would definitely suggest the poolside apartments 2, 3 or 4 for young families."
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"Ocean view is always great but the view out to the back is beautiful as well."
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"All rooms faced the pool area and had large decks."
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"Family Freindly and close to the Whale Tours"
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