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Heron Island hotels are your key to an excellent experience on this Great Barrier Reef location and especially for visitors coming for the marine activities the Heron Bommie is just the place for it. Because the coral is virtually untouched, it has beautiful colour that is rarely seen anywhere else. It is also home to turtles, manta rays, eels, Spanish dancers, barracudas and more, and a favourite spot for both amateur and professional photographers.

The Research Station at the University of Queensland is close to many an accommodation on Heron Island. This research station is a world renowned research and teaching location right along the Great Barrier Reef. Learn about the important role the station plays in the ecology of the area. In addition to the marine life here on the island many interesting local and migratory birds are fun to spot.

Staying at Heron Island hotels offers the opportunity of walking on the Great Barrier Reef. If that sounds like a splendid idea then head over to the reef during low tide where knowledgeable guides take visitors on a walk along the reef, pointing out all the important facts about this amazing location.

A confirmed accommodation reservation makes arriving at an unknown destination so less stressful and with HotelClub offers and member benefits it make your stay even more enjoyable, so what are you waiting for? Fly from Sydney or Brisbane Airport into Gladstone and take a ferry to the island. The island itself is can be navigated on foot.

Hotels in Heron Island

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1 Heron Island Resort

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Situated in the Great Barrier Reef, Heron Island Resort offers vacationers an island retreat in an idyllic setting surrounded by the turquoise waters of the Coral Sea. This resort in picturesque... More

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