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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We visited Shingley Beach resort for two nights last week. The location is lovely, opposite the Marina and in a quiet little pocket of Airlie. Our apartment was a three bedroom, 2 storey with beautiful views across the Marina and Whitsundays. The apartment itself is a little dated but really well maintained and clean. The only negative for us is...

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Nigel P, Front Office Manager at Shingley Beach Resort, responded to this review

It is wonderful to see you enjoyed your stay here and appreciated the location and views. Our front pool has a shallow area for kids but as it does drop off to a deeper section we understand what you mean about the kids so we will bring this point to management to see if there is a solution. We hope...

Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The resort presents well and is located in a quiet area. The furniture is older but still okay. We enjoyed the stroll to town. The path to Airlie Beach takes you through Abell Point Marina and Coral Sea Resort. Thank you for the chocolate marshmallow Santa's!

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Nigel P, Front Office Manager at Shingley Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. We are pleased you enjoyed staying here and were able to appreciate the boardwalk- it certainly is a lovely scenic walk around the foreshore. (We are also glad you enjoyed the marshmallow Santas!) I hope we can see you again for another visit. Happy Travels!

Mackay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent 4 nights at Shingley Beach Resort over Xmas. Great location if you like a quiet spot in Airlie over the road from a beautiful park and beach, which suited us. Room, pools and resort area was very clean. For those booking in the future, keep in mind that the 2 bedroom apartments do not have a main bedroom...

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Nigel P, Front Office Manager at Shingley Beach Resort, responded to this review

We are happy you enjoyed your Xmas at Shingley Beach Resort. We agree the location is excellent! Our website and all booking sites clearly state the room configurations which show the 2 Bedroom apartments have one large bathroom. We find most guests are happy with this so we do recommend booking a 2 Bedroom deluxe if you are wishing to...

Pottsville, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is clean and of the same standard as the Waters Edge in Airlie but a on the cost level more affordable, the views are pleasant looking over a shared driveway at the moored yachts. Being in Shingley Beach was nicer than staying in Airlie as it was quieter. We moved 2 times as we were staying here for...

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Nigel P, Front Office Manager at Shingley Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you Amanda for your positive feedback. We loved that you enjoyed your experience here and was able to have a relaxing time. I know we enjoyed having such lovely guests! Its always motivating for our staff to hear of the good work they do so we will pass on your comments. We hope you have an opportunity in the...

Bishopton, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 9, 2016

Stayed here for two nights an thoroughly enjoyed ouselves. The view from our room were wonderful and the two bedroom apartment very comfortable and nicely decorated. As with most places we stayed reception hours are tight. Opening at 9am and closing at 5pm. As a result we did not speak to anyone from the hotel at any point in our...

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Nigel P, Front Office Manager at Shingley Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Stewart- it's wonderful to hear you had a great holiday here. We would have loved to meet you as well but hope you perhaps have an opportunity to visit again in the future and meet our friendly staff. Happy travels!

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

Nice setting, units are spacious but a little dated. I had a particular problem where the clothes dryer had a small electrical fire while I was in bed. Thankfully I smelled the smoke and turned it off quickly. Front desk is only open limited hours. Nice pool area. Bakery was never open early enough for our morning coffee.

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Nigel P, General Manager at Shingley Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving feedback Roy- we appreciate your comments and apologise for the incident with the dryer. An electrician was immediately contacted to rectify this problem. We hope to see you again in the future.

Shepparton, Australia
Reviewed November 30, 2016

We stayed for three days after a wonderful sailing adventure and were pleased with the views and layout of the apartment we shared. The fire alarm battery was low so beeped constantly. I reported this to the receptionist on the day we checked in but unfortunately no-one came to assist us and we ended up clambering up and taking it...

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Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

Just back from a week in Shingley, we had apartment 27 with fantastic views over the Marina. All staff helpful and friendly..this apartment was well equipped, spacious and lovely Balcony. Attention to detail included a washing machine, iron and ironing board which was appreciated after traveling and sailing! We loved Rainbow Bakery on site where we had excellent coffee, cakes...

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Nigel P, Manager at Shingley Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you Margaret for your gracious review. We are glad you enjoyed our hospitality and accommodation. We hope to see you again soon.

Howlong, Australia
Reviewed October 25, 2016

Stay here in October for a week in 2 bedroom app very spaciouslots of room to move and put suitcases . lockup garage for car handy to keep sun of car .Kids loved the 2 pools .Great views for balcony everything you need in kitchen washing machine was great .Close to town and shops.Would definitely tay again

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed October 15, 2016

I came over to Australia from Ireland to visit my daughter and her boyfriend who are working in Sydney for 1 year now and she arranged for all 3 of us to spend 4 nights at the Shingley Beach Resort. As a retired teacher, I needed a peaceful setting with everything at hand, comfortable and relaxing, in order to spend...

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Nigel P, Manager at Shingley Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave your feedback. It is great to hear that we met your expectations and you enjoyed your time and stay with us. We look forward to seeing you back with us in the future and appreciate your comments as our team works very hard to give our guests a positive holiday...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Shingley Beach Resort offers a large variety of affordable accommodation overlooking the Abel Point Marina and magical Whitsunday islands. Located less than 50 metres from the waterfront, adjacent to Abel Point Marina, nestled in a natural amphitheatre of trees and parkland. Shingley Beach Resort is serene and the perfect Resort for your next Whitsunday Holiday, Function or Wedding. The resort is close enough to walk to the Main Village of Airlie Beach yet far enough away to enjoy the peace and quiet at night. Shingley Beach Resort specialises in self-contained holiday apartments, which feature private balconies overlooking Shingley Beach, The Whitsunday Islands and Abel Point Marina, the hub of all the Reef and Island tours leaving almost from your doorstep. You can relax in the spacious comfort of one of the 32 self-contained holiday apartments for either a short or long stay, an ideal base to explore the Whitsunday Islands and The Great Barrier Reef. The facilities at Shingley Beach Resort include a large 18 metre lap/ diving pool, 2 small plunge pools both with poolside BBQs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shingley Beach Resort

Address: Shingley Drive, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Airlie Beach
Price Range: $105 - $152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Shingley Beach Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 32
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Shingley Beach Resort Airlie Beach/Whitsunday Islands
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“corner apartments are the quietest and good for couple or singles who just need time out.”
 of 5 bubbles amandabD1448HD, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Marina View”
 of 5 bubbles darius082016, Oct 15, 2016 | Read review
“If you have a car, ask for a higher room for a great view. The hill up to these rooms is very steep but fine if you have a car!”
 of 5 bubbles SkippyLoveRugby, Aug 3, 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room on the third tier back as high as possible and don't stay when there's an event on in the complex.”
 of 5 bubbles kingsleypalmer, Apr 19, 2016 | Read review
“You have to trade-off views for ease of access, better view = more stairs and steeper drive-way.”
 of 5 bubbles CammIsHere, Oct 17, 2015 | Read review
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