A pampering day can include deep-tissue massages and hot stone massages along with body wraps, body scrubs, and aromatherapy. For a drink, you can stop by the resort's own lounge bar. Enjoy the outdoor swimming pool and pool loungers as well as access to boat tours and ecotours. Additionally, you'll find WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/cafe, and a snack bar/deli. There's also self parking, along with the convenience of a ferry terminal shuttle.
Places within a 5-minute walk of this 3.5-star Heron Island resort include Capricornia Cays National Park and Coral Sea.
9 May 2022 by Lisa
Thank you for your wonderful review.
9 May 2022 by Lisa
Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are so happy you are planning to return to Heron Island, hopefully the weather will be much better for your next visit.
6 Mar. 2022 by Lisa
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23 Feb. 2022 by Lisa
Thank you for your review.
23 Feb. 2022 by Lisa
Thank you for your review. It is fantastic to see how much you loved the wildlife experience at Heron Island.
18 Feb. 2022 by Lisa
Thank you for your review. We look forward to welcoming you back to Heron Island for another refreshing Great Barrier Reef getaway.
1 Feb. 2022 by Lisa
Thank you for your review. It is wonderful to see how much you enjoyed your holiday at Heron Island.
Simply walk outside to feel the sun on your face at the white sand beach. At Heron Island Resort, pamper yourself with a treatment at the full-service spa or have fun in the sun with activities like snorkeling and scuba diving. There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/cafe and a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is available in public spaces for a fee. This beach resort also offers an outdoor pool, a garden, and a terrace. Parking is available for a fee. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3.5-star Heron Island resort.
Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)
Self parking (surcharge)
Heron Island Resort offers 112 accommodations with ceiling fans. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Housekeeping is provided daily.
Shearwater Restaurant - This restaurant is located on the beach. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).
Special check-in instructions:
Guests must transfer via boat or floatplane to the property. Guests must contact the property at least 72 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking. This property offers transfers from the ferry terminal (surcharges may apply). To arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.
There is no cell phone service at this property due to its remote location.
This property is accessible by boat or helicopter. Boat transfers are available at 9:30 AM from Gladstone to Heron Island on Friday-Monday and Wednesday. The required fee for boat transfers is AUD 85 per adult and AUD 45 per child each way. On Tuesday and Thursday, access is only available via helicopter for the listed transfer service fee amounts. On December 25, access is only available via helicopter.
To get to the property, guests need to transfer by boat or floatplane. Transfers need to be confirmed by contacting the property at least 72 hours before travel at the number on the booking confirmation. Heron Island Resort offers transfers from the ferry terminal (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 72 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details. The front desk at this property is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM.
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 72 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.
Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.
A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.
Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.
This property accepts major credit cards, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Diners Club. Cash is not accepted. This property uses a grey water recycling system. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).
The listed destination fee is charged for a maximum of AUD 21 per person, per stay.
The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.