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Dolphin Heads Resort

7.5 miles from Mackay center
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
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6 Beach Road | Dolphin Heads, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dinner at this resort was great. The food presentation was first class. Service was excellent couldn't fault anything. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone who appreciates good food and service. I would go back again

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Queanbeyan, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our stay at Dolphin Heads, our room was comfortable and had all we needed. Staff were friendly and helpful. We had a meal at the restaurant for dinner which we could not fault. The Surroundings are lovely. All in all a lovely place to stay and relax

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best part was the pool...needs some TLC...Staff were friendly but way overpriced for a nights stay....the drinks were quite expensive but cold which was a bonus! Had a couple of things wrong with the room which when we checked out I told the lady at reception I just wish the people before us did the same....all in all we...

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DolphinHeadsResort01, General Manager at Dolphin Heads Resort, responded to this review

Hi Melski, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We also wish guests would advise us of any issues with the room so we can ensure the next guest has a good experience. The good news is that we are close to signing a contract to have the resort refurbished. We have been trying to get this...

Mackay, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends and I booked a table and spent the day at Dolphin Heads for 'Australia Day’! I have to say it was the best ever spot to celebrate the day, the grounds and amenities as a whole were clean and tidy and the service was spot on! We all enjoyed our meals from Salt Restaurant the food was fresh...

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DolphinHeadsResort01, Receptionist at Dolphin Heads Resort, responded to this review

Hi there Miranda! We are so glad that you enjoyed Australia Day as much as we did! And thank you so much for those lovely and kind words! See you soon! Kind regards, Dolphin Heads Resort & Salt Café Bar and Restaurant Team.

Bucasia, Australia
Reviewed January 3, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic staff, made us feel very welcome with very prompt service! The good was beautiful as is the view! Every time we have been out here with large numbers of people there's nothing but the best given.. This time we took my family out that were visiting from Brisbane and they fell in love with it.. we actually left another...

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Mackay Region, Australia
Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Fresh Fish of the Day was cooked to perfection. It melted in my mouth and the serving size was generous. The BEST hot chips I have had in my life. Salad isn't just your usual side dish either - it's amazing. Would highly recommend 😄

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DolphinHeadsResort01, Receptionist at Dolphin Heads Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for those kind words! We are glad that you enjoyed the Fish of the Day! The hot chips are AMAZING!! Hope to see you again soon! Thanks! Dolphin Heads Resort & Salt Café, Bar and Restaurant Team

Mackay, Australia
Reviewed January 1, 2017

Had the most wonderful New Years Eve at Dolphin Heads Resort. The setting with the fairy lights and finger-food by the water was magic, the staff were so friendly, the musicain and his choice of songs was terrific and our kids loved the dancers with the fire! Recommend this gorgeous resort to everyone!

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DolphinHeadsResort01, Receptionist at Dolphin Heads Resort, responded to this review

Hi There! Thank you so much for those kind words, We are very glad that you enjoyed your time here and spent it with us into the New Year! Hope to see you again soon! Thanks, Dolphin Heads Resort & Salt Café, Bar and Restaurant Team

Mackay Queensland
Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

We have just had our family reunion Christmas at Dolphin Heads. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay with family members staying from one night to four nights. Our room was ocean fronting and had been recently renovated as was most of the others. Yes, some of the rooms are a bit tired, but that goes back to the individual unit owners...

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DolphinHeadsResort01, Receptionist at Dolphin Heads Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for those kind words! We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and the Christmas Lunch we had to offer. We hope to see you again soon! Thanks, Dolphin Heads Resort Team

Reviewed December 25, 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely day great for families was extremely busy but a great concept A couple of negatives had to wait over 90 minutes for meals we were told 45 mins when we ordered we forgot to order garlic bread so ordered it separately which came 15 mins after meals seemingly cooked as per ordering which is fine but to...

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Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

Was lovely to meet up with friends midweek and enjoy the relaxing peace and quiet. This place is getting quite hectic and overwhelming on weekends. We waited over an hour and a half for hot drinks a couple of weekends back

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Dolphin Heads Resort

Address: 6 Beach Road | Dolphin Heads, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Mackay
Price Range: $95 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Dolphin Heads Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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“Awesome views and great restaurant!”
 of 5 bubbles MirandaJW, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Ocean view rooms are awesome.”
 of 5 bubbles 864jeanettet, Nov 14, 2016 | Read review
“Beach views are great but beware the easterly wind straight off the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles priesty1, Sep 26, 2016 | Read review
“although there is no trolley in foyer ask and they will give you one.”
 of 5 bubbles havagoodtime, Sep 6, 2016 | Read review
“Great views from the ocean view rooms; large pool; heart shaped spa; friendly staff; friendly ducks! ; easy access to the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles Lady_Dorothy, Aug 23, 2016 | Read review
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