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Mackerel Islands

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Overview
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Thevenard Island, Western Australia 6710 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Just a short trip off Onslow this magical little island is a great spot to unwind. Whales and turtles abound along with great fishing. Accommodation is clean and comfortable. Do yourself a favour and make the effort to experience a little bit of paradise.

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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Had the most wonderful time at Direction Island. Exactly what we were expecting. Basic shack but clean & functional, beach, rock pools, fishing. The staff at Onslow Beach Resort were exceptional & the boat crew friendly. Would highly recommend a stay & wish we could...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

We decided quite at the last minute to book Thevenard Island. There are 2 choices - Club Thev which is the “budget” option of staying in a room (comes with shower, towels, fridge) within container blocks with shared BBQ facilities - so one would need...More

Thank Sophia T
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Three generations of family enjoyed our trip to Thevenard. The only thing was our stay wasn’t long enough! We enjoyed the gentle strolls to the beach right out front of our 3 bedroom house, a snorkel and kayak on the reef right out front and...More

Thank margoconnell
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Such an amazing place, brilliant for a family escape from the real world! The sunsets are the most amazing thing you’ll see with the most stunnng colours. Plenty of fish & squid to catch and beach walks to clear the head and appreciate life. There’s...More

Thank Missy C
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Enjoy an idyllic holiday without the distractions of life’s bustle on one of two spectacular islands. Located 20 minutes from Onslow and only 100km North of Exmouth, a holiday or day trip to the Mackerel Islands More provides a wilderness-style experience boasting world–class fishing, diving, snorkelling, swimming, boating, nature watching and relaxation in protected, calm waters. Two of the ten islands – Thevenard Island and Direction Island – offer accommodation and access to an extraordinary experience, where rugged adventure meets isolation at its most splendid. Overlooking the mooring area and swimming bay on Thevenard Island are 13 self–contained, air-conditioned, beachfront cabins (sleeping 2 – 10 people) with all the comforts of everyday living. Your cabin’s shaded outdoor entertaining area is perfect for taking in spectacular sunrises and for watching the local wildlife after a day’s fishing, diving and exploring. A short walk from the beach is Club Thevenard, a 34-room village built around a pool and BBQ area. It offers single or twin rooms complete with ensuite, air-conditioning and all the essentials for up to 50 people. Or, if you’d prefer an island all to yourself, Direction Island may just be the ideal getaway for you. Direction Island accommodation offers a unique and distinctly Western Australian island experience. Located 11 kilometres off WA’s stunning Pilbara coast and nestled within its own coral reef among the spectacular waters of the Mackerel Islands, you can play castaway with up to 8 people on this rustic little island gem. Accessible by charter boat or private vessel, accommodation on Direction Island is a singular, self-contained A-frame beach cabin with simple home comforts that enhance the opportunity to soak up the beauty of untouched nature, reconnect with family and friends, and truly unravel from life’s bustle. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
70
Price range
US$92 - US$285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Western Australia > Thevenard Island
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Traveller (101)
Room & Suite (33)
Pool & Beach (27)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (6)
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Nearby AttractionsSee all nearby attractions
Onslow Aquatic Centre
2 reviews
22.03 km away
Onslow Visitor Centre & Goods Shed Museum
12 reviews
22.11 km away
Onslow Visitors Centre
4 reviews
22.13 km away
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Lizzy747111
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Response from baz j | Reviewed this property |
i have telstra and was a bit his and miss on the island
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"The Mackerel islands is NOT a hotel.It has a choice of cabins or rooms to stay in both doubles and singles."
rossw715
28 Jun 2018
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"Spend the extra and get a beachfront cabin."
Leonie8866
4 Dec 2017
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"Take a book and swimwear"
S9287ITpeters
23 Sep 2017
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"A beach front cabin, although on the expensive side, is perfect."
LicoriceLover
7 Jun 2017
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