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Dunk Island Resort Hotel in Queensland (Mission Beach offshore)

Dunk Island Resort Hotel in Queensland (Mission Beach offshore)

Dunk Island is situated 7 kilometres (4 miles) east of the Queensland coastal vacation resort village of Mission Beach midway between Townsville and Cairns. The resort itself is on the north west of the island overlooking Brammo Bay, and bordered on three sides by tropical rainforest.

There are 148 rooms in four styles of accommodation - Luxury Bayview Villas, deluxe Beachfront Units, and secluded Garden Cabanas and Banfield Units offering excellent garden views.

All units feature private facilities which include a Queen size bed and single beds, air-conditioning, television, in-house movies, clock radio, ISD/STD telephone, fridge with mini bar, tea/coffee making facilities, umbrellas, shower, balcony/patio, iron and ironing board and separate laundry facilities. Daily room service.

With three quarters of the island designated as a National Park, the dense rainforest is home to a huge variety of native flora and fauna. The climate is typically tropical with a pronounced wet season from late December to mid April that sustains the island's lush vegetation and wildlife.

Dunk Island Resort features nightly live music in the main Plantation House lounge Every Sunday, weather permitting, live music is usually played poolside adjacent to the Plantation House for a relaxing Sunday brunch.

Dunk has its own fully surfaced airstrip and is serviced by Trans State Airlines with three return flights a day from Cairns using Twin Otter aircraft. Flight time from Cairns is approximately 30 minutes. Dunk is serviced by both fast water taxi boats and the larger ferry MV Lawrence Kavanagh.

Dunk Island Resort Hotel in Queensland

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