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Keswick Island Guesthouse

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Guesthouse closed. Island is a beautiful place with spectacular views, lovely safe swimming beaches and great fishing however island management need some serious lessons on how to relate to humans. They are rude and ignorant and treat all as if they are an inconvenience. Maybe this attitude comes naturally to them or they are directed to treat all this way...

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Robina, Australia
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

Just a pleasant boat ride or quick flight in a small plane off the coast of Mackay. Keswick Island offers fabulous fishing close to shore or further out to sea on the coral reefs either by line or spear fishing. All accommodation is clean and spacious with fabulous views. This is not a holiday for those seeking anything but a...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 December 2014

I was overwhelmed by the beauty when I first entered the Keswick Island Guest House and never lost my appreciation of the stunning vista from the balcony for my whole time there. The ambience, the warmth and grace of our hosts, the passion behind the food, my first taste of bug tails, every morsel savoured. There is so much natural...

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1Thank Gayle J
Reviewed 21 December 2014

I can't recommend Brian & Lyn's hospitality high enough. The rooms are beautiful & the food was 5-star & delicious. Waking up to the amazing views everyday was also a highlight and we can't wait to visit again!

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Reviewed 16 November 2014

We arrived with simple expectations, and were incredibly happy with the location, the facilities and our hosts Brian and Lyn. The food was awesome even though we failed to mention our dislike for certain foods, Lyn still provided amazing meals out of thin air to meet our expectations. The Island is very quiet yet full of wildlife which can be...

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Kambah, Australia
Reviewed 20 October 2014

The spectacular location, luxurious accommodation, gourmet food or warm hospitality: anyone of these make a stay at Keswick Island Guest House a wonderful experience, but when you put them all together, you have the most fantastic holiday. We can’t wait to visit again.

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Mackay, Australia
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Thank you Brian and Lyn once again for a perfect getaway. We find it hard to get away for long trips due to work and cherish our long weekends.... 3 days feels like a week of relaxation and pampering at your Guesthouse. Beautiful hosts, Delicious food, Breathtaking views and the birds singing....just so relaxing. The beaches are just glorious and...

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Mackay, Australia
Reviewed 29 September 2014

We are return visitors to Keswick Island Guesthouse and we were eager to see if the place was the same as we remembered it from the last time we visited. Needless to say we were not disappointed at all. The same breathtaking views and gentle sea breezes flowing through the house made for a very relaxing weekend. Brian and Lyn...

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Reviewed 25 September 2014 via mobile

Thanks Brian and Lyn we had a fantastic time, lynn you are an amazing cook and Brian a great tour guide. You both made our anniversary thanks for the gift. Just like staying with family xxxxx the guesthouse is gorgeous and Tez loved looking out across the ocean whilst in the shower - views are amazing a trip we will...

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Mackay, Australia
Reviewed 17 June 2014

On a whim, decided on a getaway weekend at the Keswick Island Guest House. Took a short 12 minute flight from mainland Mackay, Qld to the stunning Keswick Island, and were greeted by our delightful hosts Brian and Lyn Kinderman. Stepping onto the island guest home deck, we were gobsmacked by uninterrupted views over islands in the Whitsundays and the...

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Amenities

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  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Keswick Island Guesthouse is on Keswick Island, the most southerly in the Whitsundays. We offer 4 king rooms with en suite & access to our deck with views over the Coral Sea. Relax with a book or snorkel our coral reef. Go bushwalking, or swim in the crystal waters of Basil Bay. A holiday with us is a gourmet experience with all meals included. Keswick Island is secluded, yet only a 15 minute flight from Mackay. Free WiFi is now available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Keswick Island Guesthouse

Address: 26 Coral Passage Drive | Keswick Island, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Mackay
Price Range: $768 - $824 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Keswick Island Guesthouse 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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“You would be happy in any room at the Keswick Island Guest House”
533gaylej, 28 Dec 2014 | Read review
“All rooms have fantastic views of the water.”
  • The balcony outside our room
MarianClara, 15 Nov 2013 | Read review
“Just telephone and speak with Brian and Lyn.”
simonh547, 14 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Only 3 guest rooms .... all sensational”
  • View from the deck
Paul88882013, 10 Sep 2013 | Read review
“We stayed in the Pandanus room, which was private with water views, we'd stay in that one again or the room at the opposite end of the building.”
  • View from balcony near Pandanus room
  • View from main balcony & dining area
Mark_in_Sydney, 23 Jul 2013 | Read review
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