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Dolphin Heads Resort

Star Rating
3.5 out of 5

Information

Reviews

3.7 / 5Good
313 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Eimeo Beach
    4 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Bucasia Beach
    3 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Hibiscus Shopping Centre
    7 min drive
  • Airport
    Mackay, QLD (MKY)
    28 min drive

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Book online or call:

02 7743 8472
Reserve without credit card
Some room options won't require your credit card details to book. You'll pay during your stay.
  • Garden View Studio

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed
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  • Pool View Suite

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bed
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  • Ocean View Suite

    Room Amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bed
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  • Family Room

    Room Amenities

    • Resort view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 Queen Bed, 1 Twin Bunk Bed and 1 Twin Trundle Bed
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About this area

Dolphin Heads

Dolphin Heads Resort is located on the beach and in an area with good shopping. Northern Beaches Central Shopping Centre and Hibiscus Shopping Centre are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Eimeo Beach and Blacks Beach Park. Bluewater Lagoon and Queens Park Orchid House are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Eimeo Beach - 4 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Blacks Beach Park - 16 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Bucasia Beach - 3 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Eimeo Road State School - 5 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Hibiscus Shopping Centre - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Mackay Station - 21 min drive
  • Mackay, QLD (MKY) - 28 min drive

Restaurants

  • SALT – Pool-view restaurant with a bar offering seafood. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner on select days. Reservations required. Kids' menu available.

About this property

Dolphin Heads Resort

Beachside hotel to enjoy 2 outdoor swimming pools and white sand beach
Spend the day on Dolphin Heads Resort's beach or relax by one of the hotel's 2 outdoor swimming pools. All 50 rooms provide conveniences like sofa beds and refrigerators, plus patios and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Guests will also find DVD players, microwaves, and room service. Housekeeping is available on request.
Dolphin Heads Resort offers 50 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature DVD players and complimentary bottled water. Rooms open to patios. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers.
Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is provided on request.
Dolphin Heads Resort features 2 outdoor swimming pools and a children's pool. Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink.
This beach hotel also offers barbecue grills, a garden, and a picnic area. Guests can use the health club at a partner property. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Dolphin Heads Resort has designated areas for smoking.
2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in available 24 hours
Minimum check-in age - 18

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open during the following times:
  • Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 4 PM
  • Saturday - Saturday: 7 AM - 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 30.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 10.00 per night.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Property payment types

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Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 5 and AUD 22 for adults, AUD 5 and AUD 12 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30.00 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit 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.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Property is also known as

  • Dolphin Heads Resort
  • Dolphin Heads Resort Hotel
  • Dolphin Heads Resort Dolphin Heads
  • Dolphin Heads Resort Hotel Dolphin Heads

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Internet access (surcharge)

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • Limited parking spaces

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–10:00 AM: AUD 5-22 for adults and AUD 5-12 for children
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 24-hour pool access
  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Beach volleyball
  • Children's pool
  • Volleyball

Family friendly

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Children's pool
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • DVD player
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Sofa bed

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Conference space

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Beachfront location
  • Garden
  • Picnic area

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Linens
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Sofa bed

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • DVD player
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outdoor space

  • Patio

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Iron/ironing board

Nearby things to do

Activities

Where to eat

5 - Excellent
75
4 - Good
130
3 - Okay
70
2 - Mediocre
30
1 - Poor
8
3.4
Cleanliness
3.7
Service and Staff
3.4
Amenities
3.4
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Our ocean view room had a stunning view. Staff were friendly and helpful. Having a guest laundry available was good.

Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2019

2/5

  • Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Under average.

Stayed 3 nights in May 2019

1/5

  • Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities

Location good Pool and restaurant area is inviting . Rooms are very run down , rooms not cleaned properly hair and mold in bathroom. Need a big cash injection - updating if they are wanting to charge what they are per night . Very disappointing has potential to be a great place to stay .

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2019

3/5

  • Liked: Staff & service

The view was magnificent however it took 3 room changes to get what I booked, 2 beds. The room smelt musty. The dinner was lovely at the poolside.

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2019

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