Heron Island offers a fantastic variety of resort style accommodation suitable for couples, families and groups. Reef and Turtle Rooms both have family configurations while The Point, Beach House and Wistari Suites offer a beachside location or filtered reef and ocean views whilst maintaining privacy and seclusion.
With five grades of accommodation types, the rooms at Heron Island Resort are extremely well appointed and have garden, beach or reef views. To help guests leave the outside world behind, televisions and telephones are not found in guest rooms (telephones are available in Point Suites, Wistari Suites and the Beach House only).
Heron Island Resort also offers guests a little something extra when staying in the The Point, Beach House and Wistari Suites. Bathrobes and slippers add a personal touch, whilst coffee plungers, a selection of magazine titles and air conditioning gives you a sense of home while enjoying the island life.
This Island Resort is ideal for honeymooners or couples looking for a romantic escape, or families wanting to experience the natural wonder of the Great Barrier Reef. Nature lovers and children are sure to enjoy the special turtle hatching season and the other wildlife that can be seen at Heron.
Please note that Heron Island Resort is undergoing a full refresh program! All rooms are getting new paint, refreshed bathrooms and updated furnishings. This work is ongoing and will have no affect on guests.
All Rooms Feature
Turtle Room: Turtle Rooms are located in a garden setting on the ground level, featuring a nice timber deck and outdoor area. These comfortable, compact rooms are situated closer to North Beach. Rooms size is 22.79 square metres. Bedding is 1 Queen Bed. Maximum room capacity is 2 Adults & Children.
Turtle Family Room: Located just steps from the beach and central resort facilities, including the pool, these compact yet comfortable rooms are surrounded by tropical gardens at ground level and feature an outdoor area and deck. Room size is 26 square metres. Bedding is 1 Queen Bed + 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 5 Adults & Children. Further charges may apply for the 5th person occupying a rollaway bed.
Reef Room: Located near the beach, these light and comfortable rooms offer filtered water and reef views with a living area which extends out to a private balcony or garden. Bedding is 1 Queen Bed + 1 Day Bed. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults & Children.
Reef Family Room: Located near the beach, these light and comfortable rooms offer filtered water and reef views with a living area which extends out to a private balcony or garden. Bedding is 1 Queen Bed + 2 Single Beds OR 1 King Bed + 2 Day Beds OR 1 Queen Bed + 2 Day Beds. Maximum room capacity is 5 Adults & Children. Further charges may apply for the 5th person occupying a rollaway bed.
Beachside Suites: Located on the beachside on absolute beachfront, these spacious and light suites offer direct access to the reef and beach. Double glass sliding doors lead to a large balcony offering filtered views of the Great Barrier Reef. Bedding is 1 King Bed and 2 Day Beds. Maximum room capacity is 4 Adults & Children.
The Beach House: Located on the beachside amid a shaded grove, this house offers direct beach access via a private boardwalk and filtered ocean views. The spacious interior opens out to a furnished private patio and outdoor shower. These rooms also offer air conditioning, bathrobes & slippers. Bedding is 1 King Bed and 1 Day Bed + a rollaway bed. Maximum room capacity is 4 Adults & Children.
The Point Suites: Offering uninterrupted views of the sunsets and Great Barrier Reef, these suite enjoy easy access to resort facilities, spacious interiors including living area, and an expansive outdoor terrace. These rooms also offer air conditioning, bathrobes & slippers. Bedding is 1 King Bed. Maximum room capacity is 2 Adults & Children.
Wistari Suites: Offering maximum privacy and filtered ocean views in a secluded garden setting these spacious suites enjoy furnished private outdoor terraces and hammocks. These rooms also offer air conditioning, bathrobes & slippers. Bedding is 1 King Bed. Maximum room capacity is 2 Adults & Children.
Shearwater Restaurant on Heron Island offers an delectable evening menu and a delicious buffet selection for breakfast and lunch. Relax an spend an afternoon on the north-facing veranda and watch as the forever evolving landscape changes. Heron Island does showcase mother nature at her best! All dietary requirements can be catered for with adequate notice prior to arrival.
Explore the natural beauty on Heron Island with the following complimentary activities - Guided reef walks (operate daily subject to tides), Island ecology walks, Guided bird life walks, Wildlife presentations, Educational slide shows. Snorkelling lessons (in swimming pool) are also available to guests.
Adventure abounds on Heron Island. Other (chargeable) experiences available on Heron Island include Snorkelling excursions to the reef edge, Kayak and snorkel gear hire, Junior Ranger & Junior Ranger Plus Program for kids 7 to 12 years, Semi-submarine coral viewing cruises, Diving tours activities and classes, Fishing trips (seasonal), Sunset Cruises, Beach Picnic Hampers, Spa treatments at the Aqua Soul Spa, Turtle Tour (peak nesting times December - April) and Stargazing.
Children: 3-12 years are charged the child rate.
Check In: 3.00 pm
Check Out: 10.00 am
Reception: 8.30 am - 7.00 pm
Sea Turtle Foundation: An optional $10 contribution to non-profit Sea Turtle Foundation to help care for wildlife on the island is added to all rooms upon check in and may be removed from your bill on check out
Address: Heron Island via Gladstone, Queensland Islands