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4.2 out of 5

"Swimming pool is very nice & huge. Close walk to bay, reef world adjoining restaurant and top rated cafe. " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 22 Mar 2021

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Hotel Description

At Whalecove Resort you'll be within just a 10-minute stroll of Great Sandy Straits Marina and Reefworld Aquarium. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and in-room kitchens.

LED TVs with digital channels are featured in all 20 rooms, and you can enjoy washers/dryers, free WiFi, and free wired Internet. Kitchens come with refrigerators, microwaves, and stovetops, making in-room dining convenient. Balconies, living rooms, and DVD players are also available. Weekly housekeeping is available.

Enjoy the spa tub and pool loungers. A meeting room and limo/town car service are among the business amenities offered. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Each morning buffet breakfast is served between 7 AM and 9:30 AM. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Sights within a 20-minute walk of this 4-star Urangan hotel include Hervey Bay Botanic Garden and Urangan Pier.

1 Bedroom Apartment

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$190* Per night/room 12 Jul. - 13 Jul.

2 Bedroom Apartment

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Apartment, 3 Bedrooms

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Whalecove Resort ratings based on 117 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.2 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Whalecove Resort

Everyone (57) Couples (6) Family (51)
5 out of 5
Swimming pool is very nice & huge. Close walk to bay, reef world adjoining restaurant and top rated cafe.

Posted by on 22 Mar. 2021

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23 Mar. 2021 by Whalecove Apartments

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a great review from your recent stay with us. We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and the location of the apartments. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

5 out of 5
Great self contained units, massive pool and spa. Close to the marina. Not a complaint to be had.

Posted by , from Sunshine coast on 18 Oct. 2020

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20 Oct. 2020 by Whalecove

Hi Ashley, Thank you for leaving such a great review from your stay with us. We hope we can welcome you back again soon. Kind regards Jamee Whalecove Apartments

5 out of 5
Great place with great facilities! Only issue we had was that we only had 2 towels for 4 people

Posted by on 27 Aug. 2020

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28 Aug. 2020 by Whalecove Apartments

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave a great review from your recent stay. We are sorry to hear of the mix up with the number of towels, a quick call to reception soon saw the problem fixed and we are very glad that you gave us the opportunity to act quickly for you. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future. Kind regards Jamee Whalecove Apartments

5 out of 5
friendly people beautiful room and wonderful pool!

Posted by , from atherton tablelands on 5 Mar. 2020

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6 Mar. 2020 by Rhona

Hi Cheryl Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We love our 25 metre lagoon style pool, it's great on these hot days We look forward to welcoming you back to Whalecove resort in the future Kind regards Rhona

5 out of 5

Posted by on 25 Feb. 2020

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25 Feb. 2020 by Whalecove

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us Kind regards Rhona Whalecove reception

4 out of 5
They not check the 3 lights broken in the bathroom. some light is poor

Posted by on 16 Jan. 2020

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16 Jan. 2020 by Rhona

Hi Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, can you please let me know what unit it was you stayed in so we can check the lights. Some of our units have 2 way switches in the bathrooms so you have to make sure that they are turned on correctly. If you have a problem it's always good to report it while you are here so we can fix it for you Kind regards Rhona

5 out of 5

Posted by on 11 Jan. 2020

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13 Jan. 2020 by Whalecove Apartments

HI Thank you for taking the time to rate your stay. We are glad to see you enjoyed everything. Kind regards

4 out of 5

Posted by on 8 Dec. 2019

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13 Dec. 2019 by Whalecove Apartments

Hi, thank you for taking the time to rate your stay with us. Kind regards Whalecove Apartments

5 out of 5
Very welcoming. Pool and spa were amazing. Room size for a family of four was perfect. Resort is very quiet.

Posted by on 5 Oct. 2019

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6 Oct. 2019 by Whalecove Apartments

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a glowing review from your recent stay with us. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that the apartment was a good size for your family of four. The pool is always a popular part of our guests stay and the large heated Spa is very relaxing. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future. Kind regards Jamee

5 out of 5
Big apartment with lots of space, beautiful pool, great location!

Posted by on 5 Oct. 2019

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6 Oct. 2019 by Whalecove Apartments

Hi Thank you for taking the time to leave such a great review from your recent stay. We are glad to heat that you found our apartments to be big and spacious. The large lagoon pool is always a winner with the warmer weather coming in. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind regards Jamee

Property Features

Whalecove Resort offers its guests an outdoor pool and a spa tub. There's a restaurant on site. A meeting room and limo/town car service are available. WiFi is free in public spaces. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills are also featured at the business-friendly Whalecove Resort. Free self parking is available. This 4-star Hervey Bay hotel is smoke free.

  • 20 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • Built in 2007
  • Dining venue
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • 1 conference room
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Front-desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Number of living rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Washer/dryer
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Hervey Bay, QLD (HVB) (5.4 km / 3.3 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Whalecove Resort offers 20 air-conditioned accommodations with washers/dryers and DVD players. Rooms open to balconies. Accommodations offer separate living rooms. LED televisions come with digital channels. Accommodations at this 4-star hotel have kitchens with full-sized refrigerators/freezers, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Hervey Bay hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided weekly.

  • In-room kitchen
  • Washer and dryer
  • Private balcony
  • Living room
  • HD television
  • Digital channels
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator (full size)
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (weekly)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 7 AM to 9:30 AM.

Whalecove Resort has a restaurant on site.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 5 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 5 PM
  • Saturday - Sunday: 8 AM - 10 AM
If you are planning to arrive after 5 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

This property's front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 5 PM
  • Saturday - Sunday: 8 AM - 10 AM
Guests arriving after 5 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

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.

Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old. This property accepts credit cards. <

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No lifts
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Staffed front desk

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD 18 for adults and AUD 13 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out fee: AUD 47 (subject to availability)
  • Weekly housekeeping provided; fees apply for additional cleaning
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Whalecove Resort
  • Whalecove Resort Urangan
  • Whalecove Urangan
  • Whalecove Resort Hotel
  • Whalecove Resort Urangan
  • Whalecove Resort Hotel Urangan
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.