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Located in Mackay, Dolphin Heads Resort is 9.9 mi from Mackay Showgrounds and features various facilities, such as an outdoor swimming pool, barbecue facilities and a garden. The property is around 9.9 mi from Mackay Entertainment & Convention Center, 12 mi from BB Print Stadium Mackay and 12 mi from Port of Mackay. Mackay Marina is 12 mi from the property.

At the resort, all rooms are fitted with a wardrobe, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom. Dolphin Heads Resort provides some units with sea views, and the rooms are equipped with a patio. The units will provide guests with a microwave.

The on-site restaurant is open for breakfast from 08:00-10:30, lunch from 11:30-15:30 and dinner from 17:30-20:00, Wednesday to Saturday. On Sundays, it is open for breakfast from 07:00-10:30 and lunch from 11:30-16:00. The restaurant is open on Mondays and Tuesdays during school holidays.

Fishing is among the activities that guests can enjoy near the accommodations.

Mackay Marina is 12 mi from Dolphin Heads Resort. The nearest airport is Mackay Airport, 12 mi from the property.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

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Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.9)

Free Parking Available On Site

Activities:

Golf course (within 2 miles)

Fishing

Spa

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Max adults: 3. Max children: 1
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 1
Double or Twin Room with Ocean View
  • 1 sofa bed and
  • 1 queen bed
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 1
Double or Twin Room with Pool View
  • 1 twin bed and
  • 1 queen bed
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Max adults: 5. Max children: 3
Family Room with Terrace
  • 2 bunk beds and
  • 1 queen bed
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4 reasons to choose Dolphin Heads Resort

  • Prices you can't beat!
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  • The staff speaks English

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About Dolphin Heads Resort

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  • When is the best time to visit your property for the perfect beach holiday?

    The best time to swim in the Ocean is May to October, Outside these months it is recommended that Stinger suits are worn.


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    Answered on October 29, 2019
  • Are there any ground floor rooms, as we are an elderly couple and if so in which category?

    Hello yes we do have ground floor rooms in all categories


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    Answered on September 10, 2020
  • Hi, Has your restaurant reopened for weekday meals? Thanks, Brad

    The restaurant is closed Monday and Tuesday Open for dinner on Wednesday and Thursday nights Open for lunch and dinner on Friday Open from 9am for breakfast , lunch and dinner on Saturday Open from 9am on Sunday for breakfast and lunch


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    Answered on October 24, 2020
  • Hello do you have cooking facilities in the beach front units?. Also does the restaurant cater for gluten free as daughter is a coeliac.

    Hello, our units have microwave only. There is a BBQ on site. The restaurant does cater for gluten free.


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    Answered on August 3, 2021
  • The earliest I can get back to qld is 20th dec if you have any rooms for 3 people for 2 weeks? Thx Paulette

    Hello Paulette, we are so pleased restrictions are lifting for you. Unfortunately the first 2 week period available is from the 1st Jan. We have 20th -24th Dec available. We are only have a night here and there between 24th Dec & 1st Jan.


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    Answered on October 21, 2021
  • Is there free Wi-Fi in any of the rooms

    Free Wi-Fi is available in the Cafe, Bar & Restaurant.


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    Answered on October 29, 2019
  • Can the room accommodate an extra child on floor mat or folding bed?

    Some of our family rooms cater for 2a 3c and can accommodate a rollaway bed which is extra.


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    Asked about: Family Room with Terrace • Answered on July 18, 2020
  • Are you pet friendly?

    No sorry


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    Answered on March 16, 2020
  • Are pet dogs allowed on the premises? I'm in a pet friendly motel page but you haven't mentioned pets.

    sorry not pet friendly


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    Asked about: Family Room with Terrace • Answered on August 6, 2020
  • Is parking adjacent to room?

    no it is not


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    Asked about: Double or Twin Room with Ocean View • Answered on May 29, 2021
  • hi there. I was just wondering if you have an extra bed charge for a 2.5 year old and an 11 month old who will be sleeping in our bed for the night?

    no you will not be charged extra


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    Asked about: Standard Double or Twin Room with Garden View • Answered on June 9, 2021
Area Info *
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What's nearby
  • Port of Mackay
    5.6 miles
  • Mackay Marina
    5.9 miles
  • Mackay Marina
    5.9 miles
  • Mackay Showgrounds
    7.6 miles
  • BB Print Stadium Mackay
    8.9 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant SALT BAR & RESTAURANT
    0 miles
  • Cafe/Bar SALT BAR & RESTAURANT
    0 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River PIONEER RIVER
    12.4 miles
  • Ocean/Sea EIMEO BAY
    0 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Dolphin Heads Beach
    350 feet
  • Bucasia Beach
    3,350 feet
  • Shoal Point Beach
    1.7 miles
  • Lamberts Beach
    3.9 miles
  • Neils Beach
    5 miles
Closest Airports
  • Mackay Airport
    9.5 miles
  • Hamilton Island Airport
    49.1 miles
  • Whitsunday Coast Airport
    55.2 miles
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Salt Restaurant

    Food: Chinese, Pizza, Seafood, Australian, Local, Asian

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Resort Facilities at Dolphin Heads Resort
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden
Activities
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Live music/Performance
  • Beach
  • Water park Off-site
  • Kids' club
  • Horseback riding Off-site
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Fishing Off-site
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Bottle of water Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
No internet access available.
Parking
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Baggage storage
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Baby safety gates
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
General
  • Grocery deliveries Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
2 swimming pools
Pool 1 – outdoor
  • Open all year
  • Opening times
  • All ages welcome
  • Fenced pool
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Shallow end
Pool 2 – outdoor (kids)
  • Open all year
  • Opening times
  • Suitable for kids
  • Fenced pool
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Shallow end
Spa
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Spa
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Dolphin Heads Resort takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 4 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
AUD 15 per child, per night
Extra bed by request
AUD 30 per child, per night
3+ years
Extra bed by request
AUD 30 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos American Express Dolphin Heads Resort accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that there is a 3.5% charge when you pay with an American Express credit card.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Dolphin Heads Resort of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Dolphin Heads Resort

  • Room options at Dolphin Heads Resort include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Family

  • Yes, Dolphin Heads Resort is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The nearest beach is 0.6 miles from Dolphin Heads Resort.

  • Dolphin Heads Resort has 1 restaurant:

    • Salt Restaurant

  • Check-in at Dolphin Heads Resort is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • The prices at Dolphin Heads Resort may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Dolphin Heads Resort offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Cycling
    • Fishing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Water park
    • Kids' club
    • Beachfront
    • Horseback riding
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Live music/Performance
    • Beach

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Dolphin Heads Resort (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Parking
    • Accessible parking
    • Free parking

  • Dolphin Heads Resort is 6.8 miles from the center of Mackay.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.