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Reviewed 7 October 2013

Hervey Bay was our last stop on our trip to OZ from the UK. We were keen to go whale watching part of the reason for booking this area. The staff were very helpful especially with booking out trips. The apartment was extremely clean, comfortable...More

Thank nette08
Response from Akama, General Manager at Akama ResortResponded 10 October 2013

Hello nette08 Thank you for the great review. Pleased to read that you enjoyed your visit with us and that you were satisfied with the standard of the accommodation. In response to your comments regarding the inclusions – we are a ‘self-catering’ property so therefore...More

Reviewed 3 October 2013 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights and wished we could stay longer. Will definitely go back. The service was great with helpful and very welcoming reception staff. The apartments was so spacious and furnishings and fixtures were of a very high standard. The pool was wonderful. We...More

Thank Fspet
Response from Akama, General Manager at Akama ResortResponded 8 October 2013

Hi Fspet Thanks for the great review. So pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to hearing from you in the future – we hope you get to stay with us for a little longer next time. Kind regards, Chris, Henriette...More

Reviewed 1 October 2013

These rooms are fantastic. They are very large, modern and clean. We even used the pool and it was winter. Hervey bay didn't impress us but this resort did impress. We would highly recommend it to anyone.More

Thank Rudi d
Response from Akama, General Manager at Akama ResortResponded 4 October 2013

Hello Rudi d Thank you for taking the time to post a review – much appreciated. So pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us at Akama Resort. We would like to encourage you to visit Hervey Bay again during the summer months....More

Reviewed 26 September 2013

We stayed at Akama Resort to go whale watching. The staff provided excellent advice and assistance with organizing our tour. The apartments were spacious, clean and modern. Pool and BBQ facilities were great for relaxing. Highly recommend this resort if your heading to Hervey Bay...More

1  Thank Clint S
Response from Akama, General Manager at Akama ResortResponded 28 September 2013

Hi Clint S Thanks for the great review. Always our pleasure to assist our guests with the Whale Watching options – we have been fortunate enough to have experienced these tours on many occasions so our advice is unbiased and we can suit the tour...More

Reviewed 26 September 2013

we had a great apartment with al fresco access to pool... The managers were helpful and the apartment well equipped. Unfortunately, much of the pool is shaded early afternoon... Still, the staff were really helpful with local advice and help booking tours etcMore

Thank Mary T
Response from Akama, General Manager at Akama ResortResponded 28 September 2013

Hello Mary T Thanks so much for taking the time to post a review. Pleased to read that you enjoyed your time with us. Our poolside apartments are always popular (especially if you have small children) – lots of room and the direct access to...More

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Amenities
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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Heated pool
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US$100 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 Luxury Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 Family Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 Spa Hotel in Hervey Bay
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$100 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 Luxury Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 Family Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 Spa Hotel in Hervey Bay
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Carolyn C
18 September 2017|
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Response from Peter S | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but don’t think so. Having said that it would pay to call as they may have some arrangements for pets that I am not aware of.
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yeowon
18 June 2017|
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Response from Akama | Property representative |
Hello Yeowon, The best time for whale season is September & August. Any time of the week is perfect. Make sure to pre-book your whale watching tickets so you don't miss out!
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kevinandmorika
15 February 2015|
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Response from Travelbarista | Property representative |
We are a self catering property with no restaurant on site. We are within a couple of minutes walk to restaurants at the Marina - all offering breakfast.
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"I would definitely suggest the poolside apartments 2, 3 or 4 for young families."
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"Ocean view is always great but the view out to the back is beautiful as well."
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"All rooms faced the pool area and had large decks."
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"Family Freindly and close to the Whale Tours"
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