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    Heron Island Resort

    Via Gladstone, Heron Island, Queensland 4680, Australia
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          • Excellent45%
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          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

          I stayed with a friend in March on Heron Island. The island itself is so beautiful. Fantastic swimming, very interesting walks and well delivered guided tours however the accomodation was terrible. We paid for a luxurious room and instead of being 5 star l'd rate...More

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          Management response:Responded 21 September 2016

          Dear B7993HUandreac Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback regarding your stay with us earlier this year in March at Heron Island. I am extremely concerned to hear that you were so disappointed with your stay with us. I would have preferred to...More

          Reviewed 14 September 2016

          For good snorkeling, lovely beaches, coral information and to unwind this is the place to go. Swam with turtles, sharks, stingrays and many colorful tropical fish. Resort very comfortable and laid-back. Resort staff most helpful - I felt they were angels from heaven after I...More

          Thank Liz28011950
          Management response:Responded 21 September 2016

          Dear Liz28011950 Thank you for your lovely feedback. You are definitely an official "Heronite" with three visit under your belt. Heron is such a special place to visit and live - my fourth time working on the island and I feel the same. There are...More

          Reviewed 12 September 2016

          Loved the island birds and snorkelling. Our room was very clean and comfortable. The unlockable nature of the island was unusual but surprisingly refreshing. The service was friendly, some of the staff seemed a bit new to their roles.More

          Thank Carmel1E
          Management response:Responded 21 September 2016

          Dear Carmel1E Yes Heron is wonderful, and I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and have such great memories. The "unlockable" nature of the resort has "heritage" going back to its very beginnings as a fishing lodge under Mr Poulson's management. This...More

          Reviewed 12 September 2016

          I went to Heron Island for 3 days with my partner, and its such an amazing and wonderful place. We saw so many sharks, and rays. And the baby egret near our room was so cute. We had a room with view straight to the...More

          1  Thank Jolie1212
          Management response:Responded 21 September 2016

          Dear Nadiaruntu Heron Island is a very special location and we are very lucky to be right on the Great Barrier Reef with all it has to offer! I am so pleased you were able to experience the "up close and personal" wildlife experiences that...More

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          Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

          Great island fantastic resort.. Great staff & extremely helpful.. If your into your make up & bling & mobile apps stay away lol.. The resort is what you would expect 70km in the barrier reef.. Chilled vide with great surroundings.. The wild life & coral...More

          1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
          Management response:Responded 11 September 2016

          Dear "Superb" It is wonderful to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us on Heron island. It is indeed a very special place providing guests with a unique opportunity to experience the Great Barrier Reef and its myriad marine life "up close and...More

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          • US$231 - US$553 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          Vicki D
          What is the boat ride over to the island like. I get sea sick. Last time we went we went by helicopter. Thinking of going at the end of September.
          16 May 2017|
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          Response from Jane S | Reviewed this property |
          We came back on boat, took Kwells and didn't have a problem. Not too rough, though I heard it was rough going over. Hard to predict.
          Hi there would appreciate it if someone at the Heron Island Resort could please confirm that the resort hasn't suffered damage as a result of Cyclone Debbie and now the recent aftermath of torrential rain and flooding. My friend arrives this weekend and I'm heading there for Easter. Thanks in advance. Cheers Helen
          30 March 2017|
          Response from Mellissa C | Reviewed this property |
          Hi Helen, I have friends who work there and everything is ok. The cyclone was up north and had. I impact except for some wind.
          Room Tips
          "Did not care for rooms so much, came for the reef"
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          "The most important thing to me was aa ecological resort ,the reef and wildlife came first the whole island is..."
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          "West end rooms with aircon & no bird noise ... well worth it !!"
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          "try reef view"
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