Shingley Beach Resort is perfectly located in a tranquil picturesque cove within walking distance to Airlie Beach Main Street. Airlie Beach itself is a relaxed village town by day with a lively festive atmosphere by night. This idyllic town is renowned for being the ‘Gateway’ to the famous Great Barrier Reef and the surrounding 74 Islands that make up the beautiful Whitsundays.
With only a pleasant 20 minute stroll or 2 minute drive from the resort, guests can be exploring the heart of Airlie Beach Main Street and its many boutiques, dining at renowned cafes & restaurants or enjoying the bustling night life.
Take a 5 minute walk to Abell Point Marina or a short shuttle bus ride to Port of Airlie marina to board a ferry and cruise the Islands or Reef.
Opposite the resort lies the beautiful cove of Shingley Beach enhanced by tropical styled park. The waters are always calm in this protected cove and it is therefore a great place for people of all ages to enjoy water activities. The lush lawns and beachside picnic area are a favourite place for guests and locals to entertain, relax and make use of the nearby BBQ facilities.
Meandering along the front of Shingley Beach Resort lays a mostly flat 3.7km waterfront boardwalk that will take you to town in one direction or to Cannonvale Beach in the other. It offers stunning ocean views along the way and is well lit so can be enjoyed from sunrise to sunset.
There are nearby restaurants located at the north and south end of the marina.
Barcelonas is a tapas bar & restaurant open for breakfast, lunch and dinner with a large variety of dishes to be enjoyed with friends and family.
Sorrento Restaurant & Bar offers breakfast, lunch and dinner and specialises in Italian Cuisine in an informal setting with stunning views.
Airlie Beach is the gateway to the travel destination of the Whitsunday Islands and the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. There are over 74 tropical Whitsunday Islands to choose from including Hamilton Island, Daydream Island, Hook Island, Long Island, Lindeman Island, Hayman Island, Border Island and over 100 trips leaving from the mainland each week! So why limit yourself to one Whitsunday Island when you can visit them all while still enjoying luxurious four star mainland resort accommodation at an affordable price.
Explore the Island’s and mainland, untouched National Parks or some of the nine resort Islands such as Daydream Island, Hamilton Island, Long Island, Hayman Island. These can be accessed by a number of cruise operators, most based at Abel Point Marina only a five minute walk from Shingley Beach Resort. Let our experienced tour staff arrange your families Whitsundays adventure experience.