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Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Great day trip from Airlie to Hideaway Bay for a delicious lunch at Montes. Food was good and the view beautiful. Will definitely go back to stay there for a few days as it looked so relaxing. You can take your boat and park it up on the beach.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 10 January 2017

The location of the restaurant is unmatched in Airlie Beach. It is the perfect spot for lunch or a cocktail by the ocean. Be sure top book ahead to get a good table on the water. Worth the drive!!!!!!

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Airlie Beach, Australia
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

This year we were looking for a place to enjoy sunset, beach cricket a few drinks and listen to good music and celebrate a great year with our staff. Montes relaxed beachfront location was the perfect place. Great sunset, very attentive staff, relaxed atmosphere and food was great, huge portions!! The only sad part - was eventually we had to...

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Thank Sharon F
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

My partner had been to visit over a decade ago when his relatives ran this resort, and was only accessible by boat. We came to check out the beach and resort, He was pleasantly surprised at all the changes made in this time! The staff in the restaurant are friendly and let us dine in even though it was almost...

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Thank Yazparr
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We went there for some brunch. For start we didn't look and didn't notice the kitchen does not open to 12. The food was good, the staff are friendly, drinks list is large and it is a little over priced but not to bad. Having a quick swim between beers was perfect.

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Thank William L
Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Spent two nights at Montes but wished it could have been 2 weeks. The view from the units is incredible, beautiful turquoise water right at your front door. The staff were all very friendly and helpful, nothing was too much trouble. We had dinner in the restaurant and the food was great, cocktails and oysters right on the ocean the...

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Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Montes is in such an amazing location. A group of us went here for dinner on a Friday night (it was booked out on the Saturday for a function) and the food and location was great. My partner and I shared a seafood platter and it was one of the best seafood platters i've had, fresh, a good variety, and...

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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Fabulous outlook and sunset, wonderful dinner with generous serves at a surprisingly reasonable price, and great ambience on a balmy evening. Thoroughly recommend it to anyone seeking a perfect night out.

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Reviewed 6 July 2016

We have been going to Montes for many years now for an annual holiday with friends! We take our boats and just fish and relax,The resturant serves amazing food and the staff always make you feel at home! it's the one holiday a year we look forward to the most.the first time you walk up from the car park and...

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Dalby, Australia
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Feels like your on a Whitsunday island without leaving the main land. Amazing beach setting, cafe & beach bar with everything from meals, cocktails to coffee & cake. You do have a small gravel section to travel in but easily accessible by car too. We will definitely be back...

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Montes Reef Resort

Address: 2248 Glouchester Passage | Wye River, Hydeaway Bay, Queensland 4800, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Hydeaway Bay
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“all of the units have fantastic views”
 of 5 bubbles M2345MGtonya, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We like No. 8 as its close to the bar and restaurant. But some may think its too close to the action and prefer the units further down the beach on the western end. Some of those are older units. Its just a personal choice. Which ever unit you choose, there are uninterupted views right there on your doorstep.”
 of 5 bubbles LadyElle000, 13 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Cabin 8 is next to the restaurant and is the only cabin on that side. So if you are out there and want to get away from everyone.”
 of 5 bubbles 771323, 23 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Take everything you need its a loong way back to town.”
 of 5 bubbles traveller0134, 1 Aug 2012 | Read review
“Make sure you ask for Chalet 1 - 3. Chalet 3 has a 'bonfire' outside that you can light yourself. Also - ensure you take enough bait as they do not sell it there.”
 of 5 bubbles MissBehavingAgain, 27 Jun 2012 | Read review
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