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BIG4 Mackay Marine Tourist Park

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Derby, England
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for one night with our baby whilst travelling down the east coast. We had an ensuite pitch. The staff were friendly upon arrival and we collected the key to our ensuite and set up. The ensuite was of a good size and was better than others we had seen. Only downside was no towel...

Thank gillybeany
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed at this park for an overnighter. While the facilities for caravanning were ok the pools were uncovered, unbearably hot and unusable. The new waterpark hardly worked and the pool slide gave my daughter a head injury.

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Awesome managers and so much to do..... kids can play mini golf, swim in the pool and go down the slide or even fish in the lake behind the caravan park. There is also a jumping pillow but it needs to be fixed. Just remember mossie coils and spray

Thank Lisa S
Southern Highlands, Australia
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed in a dog friendly cabin for two nights. Very clean, but also basic, as I thought I was getting a separate bedroom. We chose the worst possible week to stay in Mackay, as they were having a huge wet spell. Everything was wet, from getting out of the car up to the door,had to traverse a huge puddle of...

Thank Cheryl J
Hervey Bay, Australia
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped off for a overnight stay in the Marlin Cabin, very clean & tidy wonderful staff & great entertainment for the kids & even the big adults had a blast on the water slide, will definitely be back when travelling through Mackay. Thank You

Thank Meggleeo78
Brisbane Region, Australia
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Summary: gorgeous mini water park makes it worth every cent. Stay here if you have kids. Bring lots of aeroguard. Friendly staff. -------- We stayed at the park for 3 nights over Christmas day and can't recommend it enough. Staff are extremely friendly and very helpful. After hours check in is a breeze and they happily accommodated us with short...

Thank nightshaderE
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Family Big 4 caravan park with good facilities and entertainment for the kids ( pool, play area, ) BBQ and camp kitchen facilities. Plenty of cabins on site however the one we stayed in pretty small and tired. Overpriced for what you get compared to say some hotels of similar star rating.

Thank deewubleu
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

I could not recommend the Big 4 Marine park enough. The staff go out of their way to help you, in particular Ielaina was amazing, so a big thank you for everything you did. The cabin was great .very comfortable n our dogs acommadated for. Thank you again. Steve n Jo.

Thank Jo A
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We had an awesome time staying here. The pool area was the best idea catering for all ages and all ages of my family enjoyed every space offered. Thank you for welcoming my family and extended family with open arms!

Thank Jasmyn5
Werribee, Australia
Reviewed 12 November 2016

While clean and tidy, the resort seemed to be in a somewhat desolate setting, with a swampy backdrop. However there are multiple pools, plus water park and water slide for the kids. The cabin was ill-equipped for the 4 adults staying in it. We were forced to eat all meals outside, away from the air conditioner in a humidity we...

Thank Corinne W

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BIG4 Mackay Marine Tourist Park is just 2 kilometres from the beautiful Mackay Marina precinct with its lush parklands and selection of restaurants. Sit back and relax in our newly renovated park, or explore the great attractions the Mackay area has to offer - wonderful wildlife, beautiful beaches, breathtaking scenery, and exciting experiences both in and out of the water. We have done a lot of work on the park since taking over in 2010 adding new cabins and renovating older ones, adding a children's water park, jumping pillow and camp kitchen as well as a new office and rejuvenating the gardens and surrounds. We are now also proudly pet friendly so bring all your friends to visit us at BIG4 Mackay Marine Tourist Park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BIG4 Mackay Marine Tourist Park

Address: 379 Harbour Road, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Mackay
Price Range: RM288 - RM399 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BIG4 Mackay Marine Tourist Park 4*
Number of rooms: 30
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