at Waterfront Whitsunday Retreat, Queensland
|438 Shute Harbour Road, 4802, Airlie Beach, Queensland, AUSTRALIA.|
Description: at Waterfront Whitsunday Retreatat Waterfront Whitsunday Retreat sets new standards of luxury boutique accommodation in the Whitsundays in Australia. Nestled on Pioneer Bay, at Waterfront Whitsunday Retreat is conveniently located 200 meters from Airlie Beach Village, just a 2 minute level walk. Exuding luxury, romance and tropical ambience, at Waterfront Whitsunday Retreat offers the travel connoisseur a perfect blend of relaxation, intimacy and personalized service for an unparalleled adults-only retreat experience.
This luxury boutique hotel comprises an exclusive collection of spa suites and penthouses, with views over Port of Airlie and the Coral Sea. This romantic getaway retreat is for adults only.
Guests can expect a high level of privacy coupled with exceptional unobtrusive personalized service. Suites are serviced daily whilst the retreat boasts a private sun deck, deep water horizon pool, guest BBQ, lush tropical gardens, native bird feeding, a-la-carte in room massage, facial and beauty treatments, wireless internet, tour booking agency, great barrier reef touring, concierge, valet parking and personalized limousine transfers.
Type of rooms: at Waterfront Whitsunday RetreatThere are 4 types of rooms.
Luxury Spa Suite: Modern interior furnishings that exude style and tropical ambience, spacious balcony with corner spa, galley kitchen, pebbled bathrooms, 50" Plasma, Mini Home Theatre DCD/CD/MP3/USB system, 28 cable channels, PS2, iPod dock, Mini Bar, High Speed Broadband. Accommodation is serviced daily. Bedding 1 x Queen + 1 x Double Sofa.
1 Bedroom Penthouse: master bedroom with 4 posted king bed, master bathroom features a double person rain shower with generous powder room. Kitchen, Lounge, Dining, LCD TV, Home Theatre plus expansive balcony complete with six person Jacuzzi. Accommodation is serviced daily. Bedding 1 x King.
2 Bedroom Penthouse: master bedroom with 4 posted king bed, master bathroom features a double person rain shower with generous powder room. Kitchen, Lounge, Dining, LCD TV, Home Theatre plus expansive balcony complete with six person Jacuzzi. Accommodation is serviced daily. Bedding 1 x King + 1 x Queen.
3 Bedroom Penthouse: master bedroom with 4 posted king bed, master bathroom features a double person rain shower with generous powder room. Kitchen, Lounge, Dining, LCD TV, Home Theatre plus expansive balcony complete with six person Jacuzzi. Accommodation is serviced daily. Bedding 1 x King + 1 x Queen + 1 x Double.
The suites feature contemporary interior furnishings, natural timber louvers, spacious balcony with corner spa, gourmet galley kitchen and pebbled en-suite bathrooms.
The penthouses feature a four posted bed, the master bathroom has a double person rain shower, generous powder room complete with private balcony, a gourmet kitchen, black marble bar with wine fridge and stainless steel fixtures. The penthouses enjoy an expansive balcony with six-person Jacuzzi.
Each unit features its own gourmet galley marble kitchen. Fully self contained with crockery, cutlery, pots, pans, glassware, cooking utensils, two cook top ceramic hotplate, microwave, sink, full size stainless steel fridge/freezer, stainless steel kettle (jug), stainless steel toaster, dining room table and 4 chairs. There is Twinings herbal teas and quality instant coffee including regular and decaffeinated (complimentary). Extensive Mini Bar.
Bedding: Posturepedic with 2 quality pillows per sleeping position and linen. Double sofa bed, rollaway, and cot available on request.
Ensuite bathrooms: pebbled floor, corner shower features high pressure massaging shower rose. There is quality towels including king size towels (bath sheets), organic aloe Vera enriched quality bathroom products featuring nourishing shampoo, conditioner milk, bath & shower gel, hand & body lotion, exfoliating body scrub, oatmeal massage soap, shower cap, sanitary bag, sewing kit, tissues and a hairdryer.
Electronic entertainment: 127cm (50") High Definition Plasma TV, complimentary 28 cable/movie AUSTAR channels, Mini Home Theatre DVD/CD/MP3/USB System, iPod docking station, Sony PS2 (available on request), and complimentary Broadband Wireless Internet.
The Balcony has a corner Spa (6 person Jacuzzi in the Three Bedroom Penthouse), 2 sunlounges and table and 2 chairs.
Conveniences & Services: check in 2 pm, late check out 11 am, daily service, individual climate control air conditioning, ceiling fan, opening doors, insect screens, complimentary Broadband Wireless Internet, spacious wardrobe featuring quality iron and ironing board, direct dial telephone with direct in dial and voicemail, ample lighting including bedside lamps, and bedside digital alarm clock with radio. A-la-carte in room massage, facial and beauty treatments can be arranged.
Additional information: at Waterfront Whitsunday Retreat
Special Events: rent the entire place. This private collection of five one bedroom luxury spa suites and three bedroom penthouse, caters for a maximum of 28 guests.
Adults only: this property is not appropriate for children.
Activities: Waterfront Whitsunday Retreat tour booking desk has access to every tour in the region. Get local advice on the best option for your needs.
Cruise to the Great Barrier Reef. Let your feet sink into the silica white sand of Whitehaven Beach. Relax by the Airlie Beach Lagoon. Learn to scuba dive at some of the best reefs in the world, including the Stepping Stones and the Cathedrals Snorkel among some 1500 species of fish and 400 types of coral. Fly over Heart Reef for a birds-eye view of this amazing icon. Hike to the lookout at Hill Inlet for stunning views of Whitsunday Island. Catch a seaplane or helicopter to a private beach for a picnic to remember. Go whale watching or crocodile spotting. Enjoy great food and wine on the Airlie Beach Esplanade. Hike through a National Forest on the Whitsundays Great Walk. Watch the sun set over the 74 Islands.
AIRLIE BEACH: Discover nature on the Whitsundays Great Walk. Soak up the sun, cool off and make new friends at Airlie Beach Lagoon. Go shopping at the weekend markets or peruse the Whitsundays many boutiques. Enjoy a bite to eat or a tropical smoothie along the Esplanade. Get fit and take in the views on the coastal boardwalk from Airlie Beach to Cannonvale Beach. Get pampered and relax at a day spa.
PROSERPINE: Catch a monster Barramundi at Peter Faust Dam (permit required). Enjoy some country hospitality at a local pub. Watch the night sky light up during the pre-harvest cane fires. Take a sugar tour at the Proserpine Sugar Mill. Spot an estuarine crocodile on the Proserpine River. Take a step back in time at the Proserpine Historical Museum.
HYDEAWAY BAY: Enjoy the tranquil scenery of Dingo Beach while sun-baking or beach combing. Overlook the beautiful Whitsundays Islands whilst enjoying a picnic lunch. Go deep sea fishing around Mt. Gregory and Gloucester Island. Play tennis on Hydeaway Bay. Water sports and dinghy hire from Dingo Beach.
BOWEN: Walk or laze about the beautiful beaches of Bowen. Taste the tropical delights of a Bowen mango. Explore the pristine fringing reefs off Horseshoe Bay. Play a round of golf in the sea breeze. Try your hand at ocean fishing. Head inland to the old mining area of Collinsville and the Coal Face Experience museum. Take in the full panorama of Bowen, the Islands and countryside from a hill-top vantage point. Be amazed by the live fish display at Bowen Harbour with fish ready for export. Visit Muller's Lagoon, 23.57 hectares of picturesque parkland in the centre of town, with superb botanical gardens and wetlands habitat.
Airport and train transfers can be arranged by the hotel.
Number of rooms: 6
Official category: 4.5 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2006
Period of closure: open all year.
Languages spoken: English.Smoking policy: non-smoking property.
GPS Coordinates: 20° 16' 22.71'' S 148° 43' 21.72'' E
Nearest airport: Whitsunday Coast (Proserpine) Airport, 40 min. - Hamilton Island Airport, 45 min.