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Get an overview of this hotel3.5-star resort with pools and private beach

Popular property highlights

Beach
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Swimming pools
Business center

Location

Nestled on the beach, this Tangalooma resort is within 2 mi (3 km) of Tangalooma Wrecks and Moreton Island Sand Dune. Mount Tempest and Fort Cowan Cowan are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Resort Features

At Tangalooma Island Resort, spend the day on the private white sand beach where you can enjoy parasailing. Then return for a meal at one of the resort's 3 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 302 rooms offer refrigerators, room service, and TVs with satellite channels. Showers and phones are also available to guests.

Languages Spoken

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Simply walk outside to smell the salt air and watch the ocean waves from the white sand beach. Bring your whole family to Tangalooma Island Resort for summer fun including 2 outdoor swimming pools, a children's club, and an outdoor tennis court.

Dining is available at one of the resort's 3 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at one of the 2 coffee shops/cafés. The property also has a grocery/convenience store. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Tangalooma Island Resort has designated areas for smoking.

  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Picnic area 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Children's club 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 2 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • On private beach 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 302 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Wedding services 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • On private beach  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  
  • Refrigerator  

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Japanese
  • Korean

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower only 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Television 
  • Number of bathrooms -  
  • Room service (limited hours) 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Fire and Stone - This beachfront restaurant specializes in Asian cuisine. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Tursiops Buffet - This beachfront buffet restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast only.

Beach Cafe - This beach bistro serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

Coffee Shop - This coffee shop serves light fare only. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

A private beach and an outdoor tennis court are featured at the resort. 2 outdoor swimming pools are on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Ecotours on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Motor boating on site 
  • Parasailing on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Racquetball/squash on site 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 

Spa Services

  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 7 PM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 7 PM
Cruise ship arrivals throughout the year may restrict access to some tours and activities on the following dates:
  • August 4,7,11 18, and 29, 2018
  • September 12, and 30, 2018
  • October 6, 16, 24, and 30, 2018
  • November 11, 2018
  • December 7, 12, and 16, 2018
  • January 7, 13, 17, 23, and 30, 2019
  • February 6, 23, and 25, 2019
  • March 2, 6, 23, 27, and 30, 2019
  • April 3, 9, 13, 17, 25, and 27, 2019
  • May 9, 11, 15, 25, and 30, 2019
  • June 6, 13, 21, 22, and 29, 2019
  • July 3, 8, 20, and 30, 2019
  • August 6, 17, 21, and 28, 2019
For more information, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
Ferry transfers depart from Holt St Wharf, Pinkenba and are payable on arrival. Ferry transfers are AUD 80 per adult return and AUD 45 per child return (3-14 years), valid to 31 Mar 2019. Ferry transfers are AUD 84 per adult return and AUD 46 per child return (3-14 years), valid from 01 Apr 2019.
Guests are automatically booked on the 12 PM ferry from Brisbane to Tangalooma on the day of arrival, and on the 2 PM ferry from Tangalooma to Brisbane on the day of departure. Guests must contact the resort prior to arrival to choose an alternative ferry time. Guests can contact the resort using the number on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD 28 for adults and AUD 17 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: AUD 15 per day
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Tangalooma Island Resort
  • Dolphin Resort Tangalooma Wild
  • Hotel Tangalooma Island
  • Tangalooma Beachcomber / Driftwood Hotel Moreton Island
  • Tangalooma Island Hotel

We should mention

Guests must transfer via boat to the property. Guests must contact the property at least 24 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Free Night Dolphin Feed

Book a stay in any room or rate plan, excluding "Budget Run of House - 3 PM check-in - Unserviced (Ferry Additional)" room type, and receive 1 night Dolphin Feed per stay.

Full details at check-in. Offer subject to availability. Offer may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions may apply.

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.


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