We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 3 Hydeaway Bay accommodations

Montes Reef Resort

2248 Glouchester Passage | Wye River, Hydeaway Bay, Queensland 4800 , Australia
Hotel amenities
  • Overview
  • Reviews (9)
  • Photos (3)
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (2)
  • More
Montes Reef Resort
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Hydeaway Bay
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

9 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    3
    3
    3
    0
    0
See reviews for
2
3
Solo
0
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (2)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Mackay, Australia
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

So we booked 6 months ahead, we expected something far different. However, waking up to that view and dining in the restaurant made it all worthwhile. The room was untidy and moldy but the staff were friendly and everything else was wonderful. The meals were excellent, except the seafood platter which was overcooked, and the boat ramp was in disrepair.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
BrizVegas
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

we were staying at airlie beach and someone recommended driving here for lunch (be warned lunch finishes at 2pm - not sure if this is everyday - worth ringing and checking. Also you need to book on a weekend - it gets booked out). The location really is spectacular - right on the water. the views are lovely. I was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Airlie Beach, Australia
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

My partner and I stayed 2 nights at Montes this week, we really wish it was longer! Kath, Chris, Gus, Sarah, Ben, Joey, Hannah, Sophie & Pauly - Thank you all so much for some great memories! After reading the previous reviews, the cabins are now all modified and done up, beautifully presented, fully furnished, 4 steps to the sand,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

This place has special memories for me and my family after holidaying here for over 25 years. We have just returned from 10 days spent in unit 2 and 3 enjoying the spacious units steps from the beach. The units being air conditioned, and the beds were particularly comfortable. Katherine and Chris the managers are always so welcoming and happy... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Airlie Beach, Australia
Top Contributor
261 reviews 261 reviews
47 hotel reviews
192 helpful votes 192 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

I reviewed Montes some time ago but recently revisited Montes twice with interstate visitors, each time for a relaxed lunch. On each occasion, the journey to this remote spot was well worthwhile – it is such a stunning spot, with the restaurant adjacent to the white sandy beach and turquoise Whitsunday waters. On one occasion I chose a delightful Coral... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Perth, Australia
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
24 hotel reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

My husband and I found Montes while we were waiting for Cyclone Ului to blow in, back in March 2010. To kill some time we went for a drive up the coast from Airlie Beach and just stumbled across this little paradise on the beach, called Montes Reef Resort. We sat in the bar for a few drinks before heading... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mackay, Australia
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012

My husband and I have been going to Montes Reef Resort annually for the past 7 years. We absolutely love this place and will continue to make it our top annual holiday location. Over the years we have seen many improvements and each year we look forward to seeing the new additions and ongoing refurbishments. The managers Chris and Catherine... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
toowoomba
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
23 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2012

We had heard of this resort by word of mouth and whilst the accommodation is a little dated it’s a very beautiful place to be. If you are looking for 5 star luxury this is not the place to go. If you are happy with basic facilities this is defiantly the place to stay!! The surroundings are beautiful with a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Geraldton, Australia
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

We went up to Montes Reef Resort for a few days getaway after a friend had told us about it. Firstly, let me start off by saying - the location is magical. The chalets and restaurants face a lovely sandy beach - blue waters and wonderful wildlife. Whilst we were there we were able to view stingray's and dolphins less... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Montes Reef Resort, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Montes Reef Resort? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Montes Reef Resort

Address: 2248 Glouchester Passage | Wye River, Hydeaway Bay, Queensland 4800 , Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Hydeaway Bay

3 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (3)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (2)
Viewed
Other (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (1)
Viewed
Other (1)

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer

    Bookmark for later
    Save Saved
    You added Montes Reef Resort to your Saves list