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5.0 out of 5

"The pristine condition of the reef, the high level of friendly service from all staff and the quality of the dinning experience. " More

By a verified traveller on Thu 04 Nov 2021

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Hotel Description

At Wilson Island you'll be within steps of Coral Sea and Capricornia Cays National Park. Highlights at this beachfront lodge include a private beach, a restaurant, and free cooked-to-order breakfast.

The restaurant, The Longhouse, is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. For a drink, you can stop by the lodge's own lounge bar. Enjoy access to ecotours, kayaking, and snorkeling. Additionally, you'll find a snack bar/deli and coffee/tea in a common area. Each morning free breakfast is served.

Sights in the vicinity of this 4-star Wilson Island lodge include The University of Queensland - Heron Island Research Station and Heron Island Beach.

Ocean View Eco-Tent

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Ocean View Eco-Tent (Twin Share)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Wilson Island ratings based on 3 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
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Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Wilson Island

Everyone (2) Couples (1)
5 out of 5
The pristine condition of the reef, the high level of friendly service from all staff and the quality of the dinning experience.

Posted by on 4 Nov. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

9 Nov. 2021 by Lisa

Thank you Debbie for your fantastic review. It is wonderful to see how much you enjoyed your stay with us at Wilson Island. We hope to welcome you back again soon.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 23 Sep. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

27 Oct. 2020 by Lisa

Thank you for your review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us at Wilson Island. We hope to welcome you back again soon.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 1 Dec. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

16 Dec. 2019 by Lisa

Thank you for your fantastic review.

All-inclusive Details

  • Gratuities not included
  • All food and beverages included
  • Surcharge for premium or imported alcoholic beverages
  • All on-site activities, facilities and equipment included
  • Snorkelling included
  • Premium/non-domestic beverages not included
  • Transport to off-site activities not included
  • Taxes included

Property Features

Some rates at Wilson Island are all-inclusive. These rates include onsite meals and beverages, and may include taxes and gratuities. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities. Step outside to unwind on the white sand beach. Have fun in the sun at Wilson Island with summer activities like surfing/body boarding, snorkeling, and kayaking. Free breakfast is available daily. Along with a restaurant, there's a snack bar/deli on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Wilson Island lodge.

  • 9 guestrooms or units
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (free)
  • Deli
  • Towels for the beach
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Bar or lounge
  • Dining venue

Room Amenities

Wilson Island offers 9 accommodations with complimentary bottled water. Beds feature premium bedding. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Bathrooms are shared
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Toiletries (free)

Food & Drink

Guests are served free cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

The Longhouse - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 1:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 2:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Guests must transfer via boat to the property. Guests must contact the property at least 72 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking. There is no front desk at this property. The check-in location differs from the property location. To check in, go to Via Gladstone, Heron Island, QLD, 4000, Australia This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. The host will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

This island requires two transfers. Wilson Island is accessible by boat from Heron Island. Heron Island is accessible by boat, seaplane or helicopter from Gladstone. Boat transfers between Heron Island and Gladstone are available every day except Tuesday and Thursday. To make transfer arrangements,

To get to the property, guests need to transfer by boat. Transfers need to be confirmed by contacting the property at least 72 hours before travel at the number on the booking confirmation. This property does not have a front desk. The check-in location differs from the property location. To check in, guests will need to go to Via Gladstone, Heron Island, QLD, 4000, Australia
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. The host will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 17 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 17 are welcome.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

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.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, debit cards, and cash. Air conditioning is not provided. 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; 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).

  • No lifts
  • Debit cards
  • Host will greet you
  • Smoke detector
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)
  • Property does not offer on-site COVID-19 testing
  • Property does not require health documentation at check-in

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Additional fee: AUD 7 per person, per day

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

The additional mandatory fee covers the environmental management fee per guest, per day. The maximum fee charged is AUD 21 per stay.

Optional extras

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

  • Nearby parking fee: AUD 10 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.5 percent

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

Hotel Names

  • Wilson Island Lodge
  • Wilson Island Wilson Island
  • Wilson Island Lodge Wilson Island

You should know

  • Children 17 years old and younger aren't allowed at this property.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*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.