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Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I had booked 2 nights in advance and I went to another hotel after the first night in Daydream Island - the worst experience! It's a complete decadent and falling apart hotel. Reception area and rooms smell so badly. Pools are dirty. Chairs and beachbeds are ruined. Bad and cheap food sold very expensive. There are no options. Most of...

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Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Having booked three nights Family Stay on Daydream Island a 4 & 1/2* Resort at over $320 a night for two double beds with a balcony room we were all excited. Only to arrive at 11am and have to wait for the room until 4pm. To then arrive at our room and find we have no veranda/balcony, one bed with...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was with some trepidation that we arrived here because I spent some time the night before reading Tripadvisor reviews and they were generally scathing. However, although I could see the source of some of their complaints, I couldn't agree with the critics on the whole. Our stay proved to be 6 great days of fun. The kids loved the...

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GSMDaydream, Guest Relations Manager at Daydream Island Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Retento, Thank you for providing your review following your recent stay with us at Daydream Island. We are really pleased you and your family enjoyed a fun-filled holiday, finding our amenities, service, dining options and quality to your satisfaction. It is really pleasing to know our efforts to provide informative, polite and friendly service has not gone unnoticed. We...

Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The island itself is beautiful but the resort is falling apart. If you haven't booked this already, don't. If you have booked it, bring food to eat with you and if you're coming from Airlie, bring your own drinks too. The main atrium, where you check in initially and are also meant to relax at the bar and listen to...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Four pools and a great place to bring the kids for a holiday, I would recommend it for couples and the elderly. There are heaps of activities to keep you busy during the day and a wonderful outdoor cinema to go to relax and watch a movie, the breakfast is the same; a beautiful buffet, the best restaurant to go...

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GSMDaydream, Guest Relations Manager at Daydream Island Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear "Mrs" We are most grateful to receive your review and your recommendation following your recent return trip to Daydream Island. It is great to read you were able to enjoy the array of activities and facilities the resort has to offer. Watching a movie on our big screen at the outdoor cinema, under tropical skies, is a really cool...

Noosa, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We bought a Luxury Escapes 5 night package and stayed at Daydream last week. We had our 2 daughters with us, aged 10 & 11, and we travelled with friends who had their 12 year old son with them. We had a really enjoyable time at the Resort. We had done our homework, researched the Resort and read heaps of...

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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel has some very good views and is in such a magical spot but the resort is starting to look a bit tired now food is ok but very over priced a huge cocktail list which is fun in the swim up pool bar but you are paying top dollar for them, something is they'll say is luxury transfers...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

When we got there it was absolutely belting down with rain, so everything was in disarray, the weather can't be helped. The staff were amazingly friendly & really helpfull. The food however was okay, edable but not 5 star like the prices suggested they should be, the same goes for most of the resort, it is in my opinion a...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The review is really a tale of two stories, one of staff trying their best under difficult circumstances and another of management/owners trying to extract as high a margin as possible. Firstly the location of this island is great but it is not a destination island and you should aim to use this as a base to explore other places,...

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1Thank Dips75
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Arrival at Daydream Island Resort started off well - photograph, shell necklace and mocktail for visitors - just as promised on the website. Complimentary sparkling wine and chocs with a lovely message were waiting in our room (my travel agent had told them it was my birthday) - again, another big tick that added to my feeling that this was...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Daydream Island Resort & Spa

Address: 4740, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Whitsunday Islands > Daydream Island
Price Range: ₹ 8,577 - ₹ 18,993 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Daydream Island Resort & Spa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 289
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Sydney, Australia
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Mackay Region, Australia

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