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    Heron Island Resort

    Via Gladstone, Heron Island, Queensland 4680, Australia
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    • Excellent46%
    • Very good34%
    • Average10%
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    “reef sharks” (131 reviews)
    “bird life” (131 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Private Balcony
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We left Heron Island today after spending 3 nights and wish we were staying longer. We are a family of 5 - kids aged 8, 11 and 12 and stayed in a family reef room. We went to Heron with a very low bar set...More

    Thank tracybne
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    A beautiful jewel of an island with amazing wildlife and scenery. Turtles by the hundreds coming in each night for those committed enough to come out at night to watch. Lots of turtles going back to see for those that don't mind a bit of...More

    Thank Stephen N
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We stayed on Heron Island as a family just before Christmas. What a terrible place. The wonderful wildlife aside, I would strongly recommend you stay elsewhere on the barrier reef They charge a steep price of a luxury resort, but the offer is budget motel...More

    2  Thank CharlesandLiz
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We loved our stay at Heron Island. The proximity to Nature was amazing and it felt really special to be able to snorkel just off the beach. The staff was friendly and there were many well organised activities. However, we were astonished to find out...More

    1  Thank Elisabeth E
    Response from KarenSweeneyHeronIs, Public Relations Manager at Heron Island ResortResponded 4 days ago

    We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! Please note the resort is under new management and we are dedicated to providing the best experience for our guest, taking all perspectives into account. We appreciate your patience during this transitional time.

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    My second time in Heron in 2 years (December 2015/January 2018). Already 2 years ago the resort was deteriorated concerning the infrastructure, it’s getting even worse now : the rooms have fungus in the bathroom, the windows do not close, the furniture is worn out...More

    1  Thank BibicheSwissie
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    • Top amenities
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
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    • $243 - $406 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 109
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    September 12, 2017|
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    Response from KarenSweeneyHeronIs | Property representative |
    Hi LunaNewY snorkelling straight off the beach on Heron Island to explore the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef in the crystal clear blue water where you can swim with turtles, rays, reef sharks and an amazing array of fish... More
    June 9, 2017|
    Response from Rosalind C | Reviewed this property |
    You can get the meal package but you need to ask now. It use to be all inclusive.
    Vicki D
    May 16, 2017|
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    Response from 115dennisw | Reviewed this property |
    My wife gets sick very easily. We both used the motion sickness patch and the ginger tablets. Neither of us got sick at all. I know she would have been sick without the patch.
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    "Ground floor rooms on the beach front would be our pick - but anything along the beach would be best."
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    "There are some rooms with aircon but the ceiling fan was quite sufficient."
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    "Queue up early, bring your own food, and be prepared to camp"
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    "Ground floor rooms in blocks 100-120"
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