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Akama Resort

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Reviewed 8 January 2014

After some initial reservations about Akama, mostly related to the emails back and forth with the management, our overall experience was very positive. It may be something to do with the email manner, but I initially got the impression that our enquiries were a bother....More

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Response from Akama, General Manager at Akama ResortResponded 10 January 2014

Hello tribalinsight Thank you for the excellent review. We appreciate reviews from such experienced travelers. So nice to read that your stay with us lead to you experiencing so many tour and dining options. We are the gateway to Fraser and Lady Elliot Island and...More

Reviewed 23 December 2013

Very modern, spacious and clean apartments with a big balcony. It has a big modern kitchen with everything we needed. The dishwasher might be a bit small for larger families - there were only 2 of us. There is a very nice pool area with...More

Thank LizaVW
Response from Akama, General Manager at Akama ResortResponded 26 December 2013

Hello LizaVW Thank you for taking the time to post a review. So nice to read that you enjoyed the facilities and the standard of your accommodation at Akama. Just to clarify – the office hours are very flexible and are listed as 8.30am to...More

Reviewed 18 December 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights while visiting Fraser Island. There were 4 of us in a 2 br apartment. We were pleasantly surprised when we walked in and found that there was a lot of room and it was very clean. The Nespresso machine...More

Thank Michelle K
Response from Akama, General Manager at Akama ResortResponded 19 December 2013

Thank you for the lovely review. It was a pleasure to welcome such a nice group of friends to Akama. We hope you have a great time travelling down the coast. If you ever head back this way we would love to have you stay...More

Reviewed 7 December 2013

A colleague and I stayed here for five nights while on business in Hervey Bay. This is a truly beautiful facility. Upon check in we were greeted by Regina who was very welcoming and happily answered all the questions we had about Hervey Bay. Our...More

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Response from Akama, General Manager at Akama ResortResponded 8 December 2013

Hi GeogProfOH Thank you so much for the great review. It was a pleasure to welcome you both to Akama for your recent business trip to Hervey Bay. As you have mentioned, ‘self catering’ properties in this region do not offer daily servicing however, we...More

Reviewed 7 December 2013

We stayed in 2 bedroom apartment at Akama for a week in early December. The service received from the moment of check-in was impeciable! Lovely pool and BBQ facilities (they supply oil, foil, condiments etc.). The car parking at Akama is easy and secure, an...More

Thank MotelCRITIC
Response from Akama, General Manager at Akama ResortResponded 8 December 2013

Hello MotelCRITIC Thank you for the excellent review. You were obviously enjoying your time with us and it was great to see you out and about exploring the Fraser Coast. Very pleased to read that you appreciated the little extras we provide at the ‘barbie’...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Spa
Heated pool
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Price range
US$128 - US$255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 Family Hotel in Hervey Bay
#2 Luxury Hotel in Hervey Bay
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Hervey Bay
#2 Spa Hotel in Hervey Bay
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Hervey Bay
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$128 - US$255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Hervey Bay
#1 Family Hotel in Hervey Bay
#2 Luxury Hotel in Hervey Bay
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Hervey Bay
#2 Spa Hotel in Hervey Bay
#2 Top resorts 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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