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"We stayed at Castaways for a friends wedding, the location was beautiful and renovations were great " More

By Townsville11, from Townsville, Australia on Tue 12 Apr 2011

Hotel Description

4-star beachfront hotel with 3 outdoor pools

On the beach

Stay at this Mission Beach hotel and you'll be within half a mile (1 km) of Mission Beach and 2 miles (3 km) of Mission Beach Community Arts Centre. Also, Clump Mountain National Park is within 3 miles (5 km) and Bingil Bay Beach is within 6 miles (10 km).

Poolside dining

A full-service spa, 3 outdoor pools, and a spa tub are all featured at this romantic hotel. Families will appreciate the onsite laundry facilities, kid-friendly dining, and in-room childcare. Enjoy a meal from the restaurant and perks like free self parking and free WiFi.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

Featuring conveniences like refrigerators and coffee/tea makers, the 47 guestrooms also offer free WiFi and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities include room service, premium bedding, and hair dryers.

Beachfront Hotel Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$104* Per night/room Mar 17 - Mar 18

Beachfront Resort Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Beachfront Island Spa Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Jetted Tub

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Beachside House

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Beachfront Coral Sea Resort Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Castaways Resort & Spa Mission Beach ratings based on 2 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
2.5 out of 5 2.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 2.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 3.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 2.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 0.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Castaways Resort & Spa Mission Beach

1 out of 5

Overpriced

We stayed recently for a wedding and the place is so over priced. Mouldy, dingy and only the main area had renovations some years ago.

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4 out of 5

Good facilities, great location

Pros: Quiet
We stayed at Castaways for a friends wedding, the location was beautiful and renovations were great

Posted by , from Townsville, Australia on Apr 12, 2011

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About the Castaways Resort & Spa Mission Beach

Location 2 Pacific Parade, Mission Beach, QLD 4852

Renovations + Closures

The property will be renovating from 04 February 2020 to 29 February 2020 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:

  • Bar/lounge
  • Dining venue

The following facilities will be closed from 03 February 2020 to 29 February 2020 (dates subject to change):

  • Bar/Lounge
  • Dining venue
  • One of the dining venues

Renovation work will only be conducted during business hours. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Property Features

Castaways Resort & Spa Mission Beach offers its guests a full-service spa, 3 outdoor swimming pools, a spa tub, and a fitness center. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include a beach bar, a poolside bar, and a bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. Business amenities include a business center and a meeting room. Event space at this hotel measures 161 square feet (15 square meters) and includes a conference center. A seasonal outdoor pool, spa services, and a library are also featured at the family-friendly Castaways Resort & Spa Mission Beach. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Mission Beach hotel.

  • 47 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • 161 sq ft of conference space
  • 15 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1987
  • Dining venue
  • Bar on the beach
  • Bar by the pool
  • Bar or lounge
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free long-term parking , Free self parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Airport: Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) (144.7 km / 89.9 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Train station pick-up
  • Parking: Free self parking, extended parking, and RV/bus/truck parking

Room Amenities

Castaways Resort & Spa Mission Beach offers 47 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature safes and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. A nightly turndown service is provided and amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LCD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Shower
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

Bibesia Beach Club - This restaurant is located on the beach. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a seasonal outdoor pool. Other recreational amenities include a spa tub and a fitness center.

Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Water skiing nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Rafting nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

Spa Services

Drift Day Spa has 3 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa; other services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, and sports massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a spa tub.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Number of treatment rooms 3
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Massages on beach
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Minimum age to access spa is 18
  • Sports massage
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at 7 PM
  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 7 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 6:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7 AM - 7 PM.
Guests arriving after 6:30 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 20.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 10.0 per night.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Debit cards not accepted

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 10 and AUD 35 for adults, AUD 10 and AUD 35 for children (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 20.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2 percent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Castaways Mission Beach
  • Castaways Mission Beach Resort
  • Castaways Resort Mission Beach
  • Mission Beach Castaways
  • Mission Beach Castaways Resort
  • Castaways Hotel On Mission Beach
  • Castaways Resort & Spa Mission Beach Hotel Mission Beach
  • Castaways Resort And Spa Mission Beach
  • Castaways Resort On Mission Beach
  • Castaways & Mission Mission
  • Castaways Resort & Spa Mission Beach Hotel
  • Castaways Resort & Spa Mission Beach Mission Beach
  • Castaways Resort & Spa Mission Beach Hotel Mission Beach

You should know

  • Castaways Resort & Spa Mission Beach offers transfers from the train station (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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