This property is 3 minutes walk from the beach. Kingfisher Bay Resort offers modern accommodations, varied delicacies in its 3 restaurants and many bush walking tracks. It is located on the World Heritage listed Fraser Island, near Great Sandy Strait.

The eco-friendly resort offers spacious self-contained villas and air-conditioned hotel rooms. Accommodations feature a balcony, offering fantastic views of the natural surroundings.

Kingfisher Bay Resort features 4 swimming pools, each fitted with sun loungers. Guests can also take advantage of the eco-tours provided by Kingfisher's knowledgeable staff.

The resort is a 50-minute ferry crossing from River Heads in Hervey Bay.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

Kingfisher Bay Resort has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 11, 2010
Hotel chain/brand: Mercure

ATM & Currency Exchange: Need cash? There's an ATM and a currency exchange service at this property.

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Gluten-free

Private parking available

Activities:

Tennis court

Fishing

Game room


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Guests must meet one or more requirements to stay in this property: Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination, a recent valid negative coronavirus PCR test, or recent proof of coronavirus recovery.

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Area Info *
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What's nearby
  • The Boat Club Marina
    10.1 miles
  • Fisherman's Wharf Marina
    10.1 miles
  • Hervey Bay Marina
    10.1 miles
  • Reefworld Aquarium
    10.4 miles
  • Roy Rufus Artificial Reef Dive Site
    10.9 miles
  • Hervey Bay Botanic Gardens
    11 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Lake Lake McKenzie
    7.5 miles
  • Ocean/Sea Great Sandy Straits
    0.1 miles
Closest Airports
  • Hervey Bay Airport
    10.3 miles
  • Bundaberg Airport
    55.8 miles
3 Restaurants On Site

    The Sand Bar

    Food: Australian

    Open for: Lunch, Dinner, Cocktail hour

    Seabelle Restaurant

    Food: Australian

    Open for: Dinner, Cocktail hour

    Sand & Wood

    Food: Australian, Asian

    Open for: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner

Resort Facilities at Kingfisher Bay Resort
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • Private beach area
  • Garden
Activities
  • Archery Additional charge
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Live music/Performance Additional charge
  • Cooking class Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Themed dinners Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Beach
  • Tennis equipment Additional charge
  • Kids' club Additional charge
  • Water sports facilities on site Additional charge
  • Nightclub/DJ Additional charge
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing Additional charge
  • Pool table Additional charge
  • Playground
  • Game room
  • Fishing Additional charge
  • Tennis court Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is needed) and costs AUD 25 per day.
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
Transportation
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Private check-in/out
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Baby safety gates
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
General
  • Convenience store on site
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning Additional charge
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Family rooms
  • Hair/Beauty salon
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Visual aids (Braille)
  • Lowered sink
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • Fenced pool
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Heated pool
  • Shallow end
Spa
  • Fitness
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Spa facilities
  • Body treatments
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules Kingfisher Bay Resort takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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

Check-out

7:00 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 3 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 - 3 years
Crib by request
AUD 25 per stay

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

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

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

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 7 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos Kingfisher Bay Resort accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that the self-contained villas are not air-conditioned. Air-conditioning is available in your villa, based on availability. Please use the special request box when booking or contact the property using the contact details found on the booking confirmation. Air-conditioning will only be provided if confirmed by property and it may only be available in some areas of the villa.

Please note that there is a 1.5% charge when you pay with a Visa, Mastercard or American Express credit card.

For information and bookings relating to walk-on and 4WD ferries, please contact the property directly.
K'GARI (FRASER ISLAND) TRAVEL GUIDELINES
As per the Queensland Government’s Roadmap for easing COVID-19 restrictions, the following travel guidelines apply for K'gari (Fraser Island):

In line with the Queensland Government’s Public Health Measures, from the 17th December 2021, only fully vaccinated guests will be permitted to travel to our integrated resort, to ensure the safety of our guests and staff. This includes resort experiences such as guided tours/cruises, dining within food & beverage outlets, as well as all staff working at the property.
By concluding a booking, you acknowledge the above requirements. Our resort team will request an official proof of vaccination certificate from each visitor over the age of 16, upon arrival/check in to the complex.
We recommend checking see the latest Government updates prior to commencing travel.

Interconnecting rooms and rooms with disabilities facilities are available upon request. Please contact the hotel for more information, using the contact details found on the booking confirmation. Please note that for guests arriving on the 9:00 or 13:00 ferry, your room will not be ready until 14:00.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

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

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

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

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Please inform Kingfisher Bay 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.

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.

Guests must meet one or more requirements to stay in this property: Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination, a recent valid negative coronavirus PCR test, or recent proof of coronavirus recovery.

FAQs about Kingfisher Bay Resort

  • Yes, Kingfisher Bay Resort is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Kingfisher Bay Resort is 5.6 miles from the center of Fraser Island.

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

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Kingfisher Bay Resort by:

    • Airport shuttle (arranged by property) 15min

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

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Kingfisher Bay Resort on this page.

  • Kingfisher Bay Resort has 3 restaurants:

    • The Sand Bar
    • Seabelle Restaurant
    • Sand & Wood

  • Room options at Kingfisher Bay Resort include:

    • Double
    • Villa

  • The nearest beach is 650 feet from Kingfisher Bay Resort.

  • Guests staying at Kingfisher Bay Resort can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free

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

  • Kingfisher Bay Resort offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Massage
    • Hiking
    • Playground
    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Tennis court
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Kids' club
    • Beachfront
    • Body treatments
    • Cooking class
    • Beauty services
    • Walking tours
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Tennis equipment
    • Water sports facilities on site
    • Private beach area
    • Beach
    • Manicure
    • Happy hour
    • Nightclub/DJ
    • Live music/Performance
    • Facial treatments
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Spa facilities
    • Archery
    • Pedicure
    • Themed dinners
    • Fitness
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area