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Fitzroy Island Resort

4.5 of 5 Resort   |   The Esplanade, Fitzroy Island, Queensland 4870, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I just spent 5 nights on Fitzroy Island for our wedding Anniversary. Sensational place to stay. Can not fault it in any way. We had an ocean view suite which was clean and suprisingly large. Excepitonal service from all the staff including boat staff. Zephyrs restaurant meals were divine. We would not hesitate to reccomend this resort.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my partner there for 4 nights and 5 days and it was our best, most relaxing holiday ever. We look forward to coming back later this year. The beaches were more coral than sandy but that's the location and we didn't see it as a flaw as there was a wonderful pool we spent all day next to.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a recent three night stay, we could not praise this place highly enough. From the moment we arrived every staff member was helpful & cheerful and this continued for our entire stay. We arrived early , our room was not ready but we could still use the resort facilities while we waited. Our room - an Ocean Suite -... More

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New York City, New York
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45 reviews 45 reviews
8 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved our stay at Fitzroy Island Resort. From our boat transfer from Cairns to our departure we received excellent customer service. We stayed in an Ocean Suite fully contained. Our room was large and modern. We had a small terrace with an oceanview as well as a full kitchen. I would suggest bringing items from the mainland as not... More

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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I have just arrived back from our 2nd wedding anniversary. We spent 3 days at Fitzroy Island Resort, From the moment we got to the boat to take us to the Island we were greeted by friendly and helpful staff. We arrived on the early boat and our room was not ready (which we were told when... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Beautiful spot, beautiful resort. Staff on glass boat booked for snorkelling seemed disinterested and were rude, showed no genuine interest in being there. When going in to book kaykak staff seemed noted interested in smoking out the back. It was our first wedding anniversary and a romantic weekend away ruined by a group on young men who spent all afternoon... More

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Tim M, Manager at Fitzroy Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear Hazel82, Thank you for taking the time to review Fitzroy Island Resort. We agree - Fitzroy Island is a beautiful location however, we are disappointed to hear that your stay was not up to expectation - particularly concerns with staff. The Dive shop that operates all Water Sports activities at the Resort is a third party business and we... More

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57 reviews 57 reviews
4 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Rooms in this resort are very comfortable and well appointed. We should have planned a bit better and grabbed some food supplies in Cairns, as our room was self-contained (which we didn't expect) and the shop on the island barely sells anything worthwhile. Also, a bit of a wait at check-in meant that we missed lunch at the bar, which... More

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Tim M, Manager at Fitzroy Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear 4101girl, Thank you for your review and positive comments with regard to our staff. The team work hard to ensure all of our guests have a truly memorable time here on the Island and it is great to hear this has been your experience. We appreciate your comments re: the Store. It is designed to supply essential products, groceries... More

Cairns, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

As a family living in nearby Cairns, we were very excited to be heading off to Fitzroy Island in the September holidays last year for four nights. Whilst we were very impressed by the natural beauty of the place, and took ourselves off for bushwalks and swims. The resort however disappointed us in many ways, especially given the rates. It... More

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Tim M, Manager at Fitzroy Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear AlliandBrett, Thank you for taking the time to review Fitzroy Island Resort. We take all comments and feedback extremely seriously and have shared them with our team this week. I was concerned to hear your comments with regard to the cleanliness of the Beach Cabin and have discussed this matter with our Housekeeping team. Given your stay was in... More

Toronto, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

This place is just amazing not as crowded as green island we got engaged on the island due to the beauty and landscape of the island. We stayed for 2 nights and had amazing views of the ocean. If staying at the hotel it's worth spending more $$ to get the ocean view as the sunsets and sunrises are just... More

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Ashfield, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

We stayed at Fitzroy Island for three nights last November. Originally we had booked through Expedia. After booking we then looked at the resort website which was running a competition for free accommodation and flights. We entered and won this competition. Tim, the Assistant Manager, was fantastic in arranging flights and sorting out our original and new booking. We were... More

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Also Known As:
Fitzroy Island Hotel Fitzroy Island
Fitzroy Island Hotel
Address: The Esplanade, Fitzroy Island, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Location: Australia > Queensland > Fitzroy Island
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 hotels in Fitzroy Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Fitzroy Island Resort 4.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Fitzroy Island is a tropical paradise of rainforest and coral beaches within the calm sheltered waters of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. The walking tracks through the rainforest, up to the summit and to the lighthouse offer a fabulous view over the Great Barrier Reef. Located only 29 km off the coast of Cairns, the island is a listed National Park and has only one resort. Just 45 minutes by boat, Fitzroy Island Resort offers guests the opportunity to intimately discover the magic and diversity of the Great Barrier Reef from land and sea, making it the perfect accessible base for snorkeling, diving and exploring the reef and rainforest. Ferry transfers to and from Fitzroy Island depart daily and tickets can be pre-booked from Fitzroy Island Resort. The affordable 4 star Resort offers a range of contemporary accommodation including Suites, Beach Cabins and Studios. The resort facilities include a contemporary restaurant, large pool with swim up bar, dive store, indoor cinema, Foxy’s bar and a general store. Discover the vibrant corals and marine life, forest birds, butterflies and the startling white sulphur-crested cockatoos. Create memories to last a lifetime. Pure tropical island magic…. Activities include:- Dive School- Aqua Jets- Mini submarines- Glass bottom sea kayaks- Kayaking- Snorkeling. ... more   less 
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