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at Boathaven Spa Resort

440 Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a 2 night stay here as we had a wedding to attend in Airlie Beach. The staff were so friendly and helpful. Just a short walk to restaurants,shops and beachfront walks. Our room was excellent so clean and quiet and plenty of room and having the kitchen was excellent. I will be recommending Boathaven to my family and... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were travelling around north Queensland from Cairns to Airlie Beach. The price, place, staff at Boathaven were excellent.Rrooms were clean spacious and had everything you needed .A lovely view of the marina and ocean. Beautiful pool and spa. A short 3 minute walk to the heart of Airlie for Restruants, shops and bars.

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Melbourne, Victoria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I booked this resort, the reviews were fairly positive, and I was really surprised at how reasonable the rates were. Just before we left home, I looked up some more recent reviews, and some were so negative I was a bit concerned. I needn't have been! As a family we had a spa suite and studio suite. Normally studio... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in the bayside spa suite, spa was wonderful with the bayview ,the kitchen is almost perfect except no oven. Everything were so good. Around 5minutes walk to the main street. Staff are friendly. There are 2 minor dislike 1.the "free wifi" , they only provide one key to login , and the staff didnt notice me. once... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

I was in Airlie for work and wanted a bit of space which i found at Boathaven. The price is very reasonable and the room was spacious, clean and tidy. Boathaven is located a 7 min walk form the main st of Airlie Beach where you can buy food, the room has a good kitchen. There is a balcony with... More 

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Townsville, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

Pleasant accommodation within walking distance to the main stretch of restaurants, shops and pubs. Second floor Studio Apartment was spacious enough for two adults and a travel cot. Small kitchenette with basic amenities, and a balcony with small table and two chairs made it comfortable for a few nights. It was clean, but abit dated (especially the bathroom), but I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

We had a two bedroom family room, which was an excellent size for 5 people. The rooms themselves were tidy and clean, although a little tired. The pool was excellent, and the BBQ area was nice to eat in. The wifi was the worst I've come across in a long time ( slow and very patchy) and if you rely... More 

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Norwich, England, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

The only redeeming feature of this hotel (you cannot by any stretch of the imagination call this a spa) was Carla in reception. Carla was very pleasant and helpful. My room still had the last occupants rubbish in the bin in the bathroom and it took 24 hours to get it removed. All the crockery in the cupboard was dirty... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 via mobile

stayed four nights in a one bedroom spa apartment. The apartment was clean and tidy with everything needed for a short self-catering holiday. It had ceiling fans as well as two air conditioners. We didn't use the balcony spa bath as the pool looked more inviting. The apartments are on a main road with some road noise if you have... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

The hotel has a nice pool and BBQ area. It is conveniently located across the road from the port and coach stop. Only 5 min walk to the shops. However, our room was meant to be a suite but it was dated and a bit shabby. There were ants in the bathroom and kitchen. The view from the balcony was... More 

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