Keswick Island

Wilderness Retreat Mackay Islands

Check In: 14:00
Check Out: 10:00

Beach getaways don't get much better than this!

Just a stone's throw from Mackay, Keswick Island is a natural wonderland. Enjoy swimming, snorkelling, diving, fishing, whale watching, hiking and much more. Visit our Keswick Kiosk for a snack with a stunning view, and to learn about our purebred bees and sample their unique honey. Or simply relax and enjoy a peaceful island getaway... For more information, visit www.keswickisland.com.au .

Description

Keswick Island, off the coast of Mackay, is a truly natural wonderland within the Great Barrier Reef. Discover its treasures of national parks and rainforests, fringed by white sand and a coral reef bursting with vibrant marine life. Visit for a day trip, or stay longer - camping, glamping and holiday homes available. Come and experience the freedom, on Keswick!

  • BBQ
  • Direct beach access

Map & Directions

Location: Basil Bay, Keswick Island QLD 4740, Australia

Directions

Getting to Keswick Island from Mackay -

BY CHARTER PLANE: A spectacular 15 minute flight between Mackay and Keswick Island showcases breathtaking scenery. BY CHARTER BOAT: Between Mackay Marina and Keswick Island, approx. 1 hour (subject to availability and weather). BY PRIVATE BOAT: Make your own way to Keswick via private boat. Moorings are available for hire.

For further information and booking details visit www.keswickisland.com.au or phone 1300889290.

Product Information

Camping Site

Unpowered Site   |  Max Guests: 6

Boutique camp site located near beautiful Basil Bay beach. Come and experience the freedom!

Non-powered sites. Landscaped for added privacy. Communal camp fire ring. Shared bathroom facilities (toilet and shower, cold water only) and potable water. Eco-soap and detergent provided.

Short walk to beach, and to sheltered beach hut facility (powered) with picnic tables, kitchenette, fridge, microwave, BBQ, water, toilet and change room.

A perfect, affordable base from which to explore Keswick Island!

  • Fireplace

Glamping Suite

Unpowered Site   |  Max Guests: 2   |  No infants permitted

Keswick Glamping is camping with a touch of style! Located near Basil Bay beach, the boutique suites are set up for you, so the minute you arrive you can sit back, relax and enjoy your island escape!

Landscaped for added privacy. Campfire ring. Shared bathroom facilities (hot water show bags avail.). Short walk to beach and Basil Bay Hut facility (powered) with picnic tables, kitchenette, fridge, microwave, BBQ, and bathroom facilities.

Suites include: Stretcher camp beds with linen - 1x Queen, or 2x Singles. Private deck with chairs and esky. Lantern. Bath towels and eco-soap. Eating utensils, tea-towel and eco-detergent. Self-cater.

Minimum 2 night stay.

  • Fireplace

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Unpowered Site   |  Max Guests: 2   |  No infants permitted

Keswick Glamping is camping with a touch of style! Located near Basil Bay beach, the boutique suites are set up for you, so the minute you arrive you can sit back, relax and enjoy your island escape!

Landscaped for added privacy. Campfire ring. Shared bathroom facilities (hot water show bags avail.). Short walk to beach and Basil Bay Hut facility (powered) with picnic tables, kitchenette, fridge, microwave, BBQ, and bathroom facilities.

Suites include: Stretcher camp beds with linen - 1x Queen, or 2x Singles. Private deck with chairs and esky. Lantern. Bath towels and eco-soap. Eating utensils, tea-towel and eco-detergent. Self-cater.

Minimum 2 night stay.

The Beach House - Studio (1 bedroom only)

1 bedroom & kitchen   |  Max Guests: 2

The Beach House (Studio) has stunning ocean views. Studio contains Queen bed, TV, large ensuite, and kitchenette with fridge, microwave and tea/coffee making facilities. Private deck with BBQ. 1x golf buggy included in rate. Self-cater. Minimum 2 night stay.

The Beach House - Villa (2 bedroom only)

2 bedroom with lounge & kitchen   |  Max Guests: 4

The Beach House (Villa) has stunning ocean views. Bedrooms include1 King bed (or can be split into 2 single beds), plus separate bedroom with 2 singles. Bathroom and separate toilet. Open plan living area with TV/DVD/Stereo. Fully-equipped kitchen with dishwasher and microwave oven. 2x private decks with BBQ. Laundry facilities. 1x golf buggy included in rate. Self-cater. Minimum 2 night stay.

The Beach House (3 bedroom)

3 bedroom with lounge & kitchen   |  Max Guests: 6

The Beach House has stunning ocean views. Master bedroom has 1x queen bed, kitchenette and ensuite. Bedroom 2 has 1x king bed (or can be split into 2x single beds). Bedroom 3 has 2x single beds. Open plan living area with TV/DVD/Stereo. Fully-equipped kitchen with dishwasher and microwave oven. Main bathroom. 2x private decks with BBQ. Laundry facilities. 1x golf buggy included in rate. Self-cater. Minimum 2 night stay.

Cancellation Policy

BOOKING TERMS:

GENERAL: By proceeding with payment you are accepting these conditions. Transactions are in Australian dollars inclusive of GST. Guests must be 18+ unless with a parent/guardian. Keswick Developments Pty Ltd (KDPL) reserves the right to change/cancel any booking. KDPL does not accept bookings for end of school celebrations nor functions. KDPL recommends travel insurance. Pets not permitted. PAYMENT: Payment accepted via Visa/MasterCard. Cash accepted for camp bookings only. BOND: Bond of $200 per booking is required at time of booking via Visa/MasterCard. This is a pre-authorisation only and is not charged unless a bond claim is made by KDPL. For further details refer to Registration Form upon Check In. BOOKING CONFIRMATION: Check the accuracy of itinerary/booking confirmation upon receipt. If information is not correct contact KDPL within 24 hours for amendment (where possible). CANCELLATION: If booking is cancelled up to 7 days prior to arrival fee equivalent to one night accommodation will be charged. NO SHOW: A no show is a booking that does not Check In as scheduled; booking will be cancelled; fee is 100% of total booking value. AMENDMENTS: If booking is amended up to 7 days prior to arrival an amendment fee of $25/change will be charged. A cancellation does not constitute an amendment. CHECK IN: From 2.00pm. Upon arrival guest(s) will be required to sign a registration form accepting terms and conditions therein. Valid ID is required and guest checking in must match that name on reservation. CHECK OUT: By 10.00am (late fee may be applicable). FORCE MAJEURE: Force Majeure covers events such as but not limited to adverse weather conditions fire and all similar events beyond KDPLs control. In the case of Force Majeure KDPL will not accept liability and reserves the right to change and cancel bookings.