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Dolphin Heads Resort

Rental with Private beach

3 stars

6 Beach Road, Mackay, QLD 4740

+61 749 444 777

based on 1,083 reviews

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Wed 6/19

About Dolphin Heads Resort, Mackay

Value for money
This charming resort is conveniently set in Dolphin Heads and offers its guests a private beach, a bowling alley and an outdoor pool. It also provides an express check-in and check-out feature, a 24-hour reception and a kids pool. There are a variety of facilities available to guests of Dolphin Heads Resort, such as babysitting/child services, an airport shuttle and meeting facilities. Luggage storage, laundry facilities and massage services are also provided. Dolphin Heads Resort Mackay provides rooms equipped with a refrigerator, a hair dryer and a microwave. There are also several connecting rooms designed to accommodate families or groups travelling together. Stadium Mackay, Pine Islet Light and Mackay Airport are around a half an hour car ride from Dolphin Heads Resort. Water activities and fishing are a few recreational options available nearby.

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Standard Rooms - Mountain view


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Double Rooms - Skyline view


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Queen Rooms - City view
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Resort Amenities & Facilities

  • Private beach
  • Outdoor pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Grocery deliveries
  • Kitchenware
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Microwave
  • Snack bar
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine


  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Pool view
  • Storage available
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Carpeted
  • Tile/marble floor

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Increased accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Shower chair
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs

Things to do

  • Eco tourism
  • Bicycle rental
  • Fishing
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Golf
  • Cycling
  • Horse riding
  • Water park


  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Private beach
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Balcony


  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV
  • DVD player


  • Fold-up bed
  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Services and conveniences

  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Child pool
  • Kids meals
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Baby safety gates


  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels
  • Saltwater pool

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Airport shuttle


  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Dolphin Heads Resort Reviews

GoodBased on 1,083 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Amazing location, great facilities." (in 124 reviews)
  • Very clean awesome pool beautiful views. (in 88 reviews)
  • Great location. (in 87 reviews)
Cons -
  • The room was awful. (in 66 reviews)
  • The room was awful. (in 66 reviews)
  • Restaurant closed Sunday night and Monday (in 30 reviews)

Dolphin Heads Resort room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Dolphin Heads Resort compare to other 3 star hotels in Mackay?

    Dolphin Heads Resort is $6 cheaper than the average 3 star hotel in Mackay. You can usually find a nightly rate of $83 when staying at Dolphin Heads Resort.

  • How far is Dolphin Heads Resort from Mackay?

    There are 9.4 mi between Mackay and Dolphin Heads Resort. The drive to and from the airport should be about 28min, depending on traffic. Take into account high traffic times, especially near more metropolitan areas.

  • What is the best way to get to Dolphin Heads Resort from Mackay?

    If you intend on renting a car to travel from Mackay to the hotel, you will have peace of mind knowing that Dolphin Heads Resort offers parking on site. Car rentals in the area typically go for $52/day for a base model rental. A very popular option for travelers staying at Dolphin Heads Resort would be to take a taxi or ridesharing service from Mackay directly to the hotel.

  • Are there food options at Dolphin Heads Resort?

    Yes, Dolphin Heads Resort does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Mackay for those looking for something different. One of the easiest dining options for Mackay guests staying in Dolphin Heads Resort is to get room service, which is available to all hotel guests.

  • Does Dolphin Heads Resort have a pool?

    Dolphin Heads Resort does have a pool on site that hotel guests may use. Be advised that hotels typically have rules associated with pool usage. momondo would advise you to check with the front desk before taking a swim.

  • How close is Dolphin Heads Resort to Mackay city center?

    When staying at Dolphin Heads Resort there is just 7.4 mi between you and Mackay city center. While making your way to the center of Mackay, you should plan to visit Bluewater Lagoon, along with all the shops and restaurants.

  • What is the phone number for Dolphin Heads Resort?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay at Dolphin Heads Resort, call +61 749 444 777 to speak with a front desk representative.

  • Does Dolphin Heads Resort have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Dolphin Heads Resort has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Dolphin Heads Resort?

    Standard check-out time at Dolphin Heads Resort is 10:00 AM. Guests can check in after 2:00 PM.

  • How much is a room at Dolphin Heads Resort?

    Prices may fluctuate based on room type, dates, and availability. You can find great room deals for Dolphin Heads Resort at the moment between $79 and $98 a night. Enter preferred dates in the form above to see the best-matched deals for you.

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Places of interest near Dolphin Heads Resort

Attractions in Mackay, Australia curated by momondo

Dolphin Heads Resort location: 6 Beach Road, Mackay, QLD 4740

Top landmarks

Bluewater Lagoon7.1 mi
Artspace Mackay7.4 mi
Jubilee Park7.5 mi
Harrup Park8.6 mi
Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens8.6 mi

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Eimeo Pacific Hotel0.5 mi
Paget's Good Day Cafe & Catering10.7 mi
Hay Point Hotel Motel19.2 mi
Twenty50 Ice Cream & Espresso Bar2.6 mi
Mackay Northern Beaches Bowls Club2.7 mi
Seabreeze Hotel, Mackay4.0 mi
Debbie's Seafood - Retail Superstore4.3 mi
The Andergrove Tavern4.7 mi
Lighthouse Seafood Mackay5.9 mi

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