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Tangalooma Island Resort

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We visited Tangalooma for the day and again had a fabulous time. The snorkeling was awesome and the scenery breath-taking to say the least. In the afternoon, bean bags were placed on the beach for visitors to sit on and watch the amazing sunset - we even had dolphins swimming with us in the ocean very close to the shore...

Thank Lynnie F
Greater Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Surrounded by beautiful blue waters teaming with fish and pelicans, Tangalooma cuts a pretty picture on arrival. The island is pretty and worth exploring for a few hours, including the beaches and long wharf. There are numerous outdoor activities available (at a price), such as dolphin feeding, beach bikes beach segways and quad bikes, so plenty for active outdoor people....

Thank Dromomaniac
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Thanks so much to the wonderful staff and special thanks to the legend Rose that went into the water to rescue my expensive sunglasses that were bumped off my head into the deep water off the jetty as we were about to board the boat. Today young lady, you went above normal line of duty. Thank you Rose👍

Thank Kerwin R
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We spent Thursday and Friday there.We were very excited about going, but once there it was very disappointing. Our room was advertised as a 'Hotel Deluxe Accommodation Room' with luxury fittings, bottle of wine and chocolates on arrival,bathrobe and slippers. Well we arrived to a below standard hotel room that was dated and well worn. There was nothing 'luxury' about...

2Thank pampskoen
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed a few nights at the Kookaburra which was clean, comfortable,,well appointed and had a fabulous view from the third floor,,they give you the option of a maid or a bar tab ,,just bear in mind that you are not allowed to take your own alcohol onto the island. Would certainly recommend feeding the dolphins.

Thank Dilys A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sailed over to Moreton and stayed a few nights off the beach on our small yacht when we thought we'd go for a walk along the beach and maybe grab a coffee at the resort. Well what a mistake that was. As soon as we got into the Tangaloomba beach zone we were rudely accosted by men on quad bikes...

Thank Yana M
Tangalooma, Manager at Tangalooma Island Resort, responded to this review

Hi Yana M, On behalf of the resort I apologise if our security guards were disrespectful or rude to you. It costs nothing to be friendly, and I will be passing your feedback about unprofessional security staff to the manager of this department to address. Tangalooma Island Resort's facilities & services (like most resorts in Australia & abroad) are reserved...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived with mediocre expectations after reading some of the other reviews but were glad our experience exceeded expectations. We booked 3 nights in a beachside villa to recover from our flight from the UK. Ferry transfer was easy and wish we had asked for earlier check in but later found out there were showers and towels we could have requested...

Thank cleve6
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in a standard room, which was lovely. However it was very noisy from about 6am. Lots of things to do and a small choice of places to eat. Staff were great and the island was beautiful. I felt that my children were very safe and would highly recommend. There was an ATM on the island and phone reception...

Thank TegsD
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I spent a fabulous 3 nights at the Tangalooma Resort with my aunt. Having read some of the reviews I was a little worried. So I was pleasantly surprised to thoroughly enjoy every aspect of the weekend. So much was entirely wonderful. 1 Checking in at the Briabane ferry terminal and being met our guest services rep on the jetty...

Thank Deborah R
New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you come to the island as a day trip and your only objective is to sit on the beach, watch the birds and the trees and eat and drink something it's ok. But the moment you've got the idea of hiring a bike or snorkel and fins or quad bikes or whatever your wallet is losing weight by the...

Thank dutchy-abroad

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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tangalooma Island Resort is surrounded by white sandy beaches, crystal clear waters and fringed by national park, presenting another world away right on Brisbane’s doorstep! The highlight of any stay is the opportunity to interact closely with nature. Each evening, a pod of wild bottlenose dolphins eagerly swim up to the beach where they are hand fed by our Dolphin Care Team and resort guests. Only 75 minutes from Brisbane, over 75 tours and activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tangalooma Island Resort

Address: Tangalooma, Moreton Island, Queensland 4025, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Moreton Island > Tangalooma
Price Range: RM683 - RM1,492 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Tangalooma Island Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 298
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Also Known As:
Tangalooma Beachcomber / Driftwood Hotel Moreton Island
Tangalooma Island Hotel
Dolphin Resort Tangalooma Wild
Hotel Tangalooma Island
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