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.

Montes Reef Resort

2248 Glouchester Passage | Wye River, Hydeaway Bay, Queensland 4800 , Australia
Montes Reef Resort
Write a Review

15 reviews from our community

Your overall rating of this property
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    7
    4
    3
    0
    1
See reviews for
2
4
Solo
0
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (4)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (15)
  • Mar-May only
    (2)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (4)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (6)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (3)
All months
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful little hidden away gem. I'm happy to keep it on the quiet because it would be terrible if I couldn't get a booking next time! Restaurant / Bar is lovely right on the beach. Blue winged kookaburras sit right next to you at lunch. The sunset is AMAZING, we had a walk along the beach and looked out about... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

We had lunch at the restaurant here it was absolutely wonderful the view is to die for overlooking the bay food was really nice staff friendly, you do go down a gravel road to get to this place but it's not to bad a bit corrugated but fine If you are staying near Airlie beach you must take the drive... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mackay, Australia
Level Contributor
117 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Our family of four finally managed to book this piece of paradise - for our wedding anniversary. We were not disappointed at all! The weather was perfect - this time of year the kids could still swim in the ocean without the threat of jellyfish. My husband could moor our 5.4m fishing boat out 30m from our doorstep - enabling... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Terrible. items went mysteriously missing from the room and housekeeping refused to respond to me when we realised. Still waiting for items to be found and returned. I will never stay here again or recommend to my friends and family.

Was this review helpful? Yes 9
Perth, Australia
Level Contributor
29 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We stay here once a year in August and always have unit number 8 on the eastern side of the resort. Throughout the year the area in front of our unit has been renovated with lovely green lush grass, fencing, brick pavers, gardens and really beaut Bali type pergola out the front which houses a BBQ, cooking area, power points,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Melbourne
Level Contributor
117 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We have been very lucky and have just spend 2 night here this weekend and we were here for 2 nights about 2 weeks ago. We live 6 months in Melbourne and 6 in Airlie. We come out here a lot for Sunday lunch and yes lunch is only from 12-2. 9 times out of 10 we are still sitting... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Mackay, Australia
Level Contributor
18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 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 4
BrizVegas
Level Contributor
35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 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 1
Airlie Beach, Australia
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 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 2
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
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

27 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (26)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Family/play areas (1)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (2)
Viewed
Other (9)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Hotels you might also like...
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities