Hotel Mercure Kingfisher Bay Resort Fraser Island

Mercure Kingfisher Bay Resort Kingfisher Bay QLD, 4655 Hervey Bay
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Earliest check-in 14:00
Latest check-out 10:00
No breakfast
Wifi
Parking directly at the hotel
Hotel information

Service & facilities

Hotel facilities

  • Reception (lobby)
  • Elevator
  • Hotel-owned car park
  • Conference facilities for up to 300 people
  • Adjoining conference center

Room facilities

  • WLAN with Internet access in rooms
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Internet access
  • Hairdryer

In-house services

  • Multilingual staff on hand 24 hours a day
  • Washing machine for guests
  • Express check-out
  • Car rental
  • Babysitter

Style of hotel and ambience

If you are looking for the special something in an accommodation you will not be disappointed in this unique beach hotel. Bright and lovingly decorated rooms await the guests and you can easily feel at home. Look forward to diversified cuisine in the different restaurants and enjoy the fantastic view from the terrace while savouring an exotic cocktail.

Special features of the hotel

Located on World Heritage-listed Fraser Island - which stretches for 123 kilometres and features beautiful fresh water lakes, lush rainforests, spectacular cliffs of coloured sands, rare fens, sand blows, endless beaches, shipwrecks, wildflowers and abundant native wildlife - and Kingfisher Bay provides a world-class base from which to explore. The Resort's interpretive, expert rangers take guests to explore Fraser Island's significant natural and geological features and interesting Aboriginal and European histories. They provide information and an environmental ethic on guided walks, 4WD tours and marine cruises.Plus, the resort's own grounds provide great fodder for many themed, Ranger-guided walks. Landscaping mirrors native vegetation and protects the island's gene pool, walkways protect dunal systems. Self guided walking trails with interpretive signage and field guides help guests explore further.Rare acid frogs, bats and sugars gliders can be spotted at night around the resort lakes. Ranger-guided bird walks help guests discover some of the 354 species of birds recorded on the island. The bountiful plant life provides bush tucker (bush food) and natural medicines. Dolphins, dugong, turtles, rays frequent the island waters.The calm safe waters of Platypus Bay off the north-western coast of Fraser Island, in the Hervey Bay Marine Park, have also become known world wide as a prime whale watching area. From August to October each year humpback whales on their migration south to the Antarctic stop to rest, play and nurture their calves in the bay. They put on spectacular displays for tourists that really do provide the thrill of a life time. The resort offers daily half-day whale watching cruises - with picks up from Hervey Bay and the resort's own jetty. When the whale season is over, dolphin search cruises operate and provide a great deal of fun.The resort also provides easy access to boating, fishing, swimming and beach combing activities on the island. On Fraser Island you are truly spoilt by nature and after a day spent exploring you are spoilt by the creature comforts availabl

Hotel data

Hotel built in 2011, Number of floors 2, Total number of rooms 152, Rooms with connecting door 76, Holiday resort, child-friendly hotel

Service times

Reception open:

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Reception manned at weekends:

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Earliest check-in:

2:00 PM

Latest check-out:

10:00 AM

Accepted payment methods

  • Diners Club
  • Visa
  • Eurocard/MasterCard
  • American Express
Location and distance

Mercure Kingfisher Bay Resort Kingfisher Bay QLD, 4655 Hervey Bay -

Location of the hotel

On the west coast of Fraser Island you find the Mercure Kingfisher Bay Resort Fraser Island hotel directly at the extending white beaches at the beginning of the Great Barrier Reef. A ferry port is in direct vicinity and you have a quick connection to the mainland. Surrounded by thick forests you can find absolute relaxation and peace and quiet.

Surroundings of the hotel
  • 17.14 km
  • 22.51 km
Sport / leisure
  • Beach: 0.0 km
  • Sailing: 0.0 km
  • Diving: 0.0 km
  • Beach volleyball: 0.0 km
  • Boat trips: 0.0 km
  • Table tennis: 0.0 km

Evaluations of Mercure Kingfisher Bay Resort Fraser Island

How friendly were the staff?
2.0
How willing were staff to help?
1.0
Atmosphere at the hotel
1.0
Room configuration
5.0
Cleanliness
7.0
Sanitary equipment
4.0
Size of room
5.0
The quality of the restaurant
5.0
Value for money
3.0
Schlafkomfort
4.0