Get an overview of this hotel3.5-star resort with pools and private beach

A family-friendly stay in Tangalooma awaits you at Tangalooma Island Resort. You'll be 2.8 km (1.7 mi) from Moreton Island Sand Dune and 7.7 km (4.8 mi) from Fort Cowan Cowan. Highlights at this beachfront resort include 3 restaurants, 2 outdoor swimming pools, and a private beach.

All 302 rooms feature TVs, satellite TV, and coffee/tea makers. Refrigerators and room service make in-room dining convenient.

Renovations & Closures

The hotel will be renovating from 12 February 2015 to 31 December 2015 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Bar/lounge
Renovation work will only be conducted on weekdays. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Step outside to unwind on the white sand beach. Bring your whole family to Tangalooma Island Resort for summer fun including 2 outdoor swimming pools, an outdoor tennis court, and parasailing.

Dining is available at one of the resort's 3 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a grocery/convenience store. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Tangalooma Island Resort has designated areas for smoking.

  • Meeting rooms 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 302 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Picnic area 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Wedding services 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • On private beach 
  • Garden 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • On private beach  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Playground on site  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower only 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Television 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Room service (limited hours) 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge each morning.

Fire and Stone - This beachfront restaurant specializes in Asian cuisine. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Tursiops Buffet - This beachfront buffet restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Beach Cafe - This beach bistro serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Coffee Shop - This coffee shop serves light fare only.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

A private beach and an outdoor tennis court are featured at the resort. 2 outdoor swimming pools are on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Ecotours on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Motor boating on site 
  • Parasailing on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Racquetball/squash on site 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Volleyball on site 

Spa Services

  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Launch transfers depart from Holt St Wharf, Pinkenba and are payable on arrival. Guests are automatically booked on the 10 AM launch from Brisbane to Tangalooma on the day of arrival, and on the 4 PM launch from Tangalooma to Brisbane on the day of departure. Guests must contact the resort prior to arrival to choose an alternative launch time. Guests can contact the resort using the number on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
Cruise ship arrivals throughout the year may restrict access to some tours and activities on the following dates:
  • 21, and 27 November 2015
  • 11, 15, 25, and 26 December 2015
  • 8, 19, 23, 26, and 29 January 2016
  • 2, 7, 11, 22, 26, and 30 March 2016
  • 4, 6, and 20 April 2016
  • 5, 7, 9, 14, and 21 May 2016
  • 8 and 30 June 2016
  • 9, 13, and 20 July 2016
  • 2 August 2016
  • For more information, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


    Check-out time is 10 AM

    Payment types

    You need to know

    Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

    Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    No rollaway/extra beds available


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    We should mention

    Guests must transfer via boat to the property. Guests must contact the property at least 24 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking.

    Free Night Dolphin Feed

    Book a stay in any room or rate plan and receive 1 Night Dolphin Feed per stay. Full details at check-in. Offer subject to availability. Restrictions may apply.

    National Rating

    This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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