Discovery Parks – Rockhampton

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2 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Deluxe 3 Bedroom Spa Cabin | Terrace/patio
Deluxe 3 Bedroom Spa Cabin | Terrace/patio
Deluxe 2 Bedroom Cabin | Living area | 32-inch flat-screen TV with cable channels, TV

Overview of Discovery Parks – Rockhampton

Discovery Parks – Rockhampton

3.0 star property

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
  • Contactless check-out
Map
394 Yaamba Rd, Norman Gardens, QLD, 4701

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationStockland Shopping Centre14 min walk
  • Popular LocationNorthside Plaza Medical Centre2 min drive
  • Popular LocationKershaw Gardens2 min drive
  • AirportRockhampton, QLD (ROK)11 min drive

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About this area

Rockhampton

Located near the boardwalk, Discovery Parks – Rockhampton is in Norman Gardens, a neighbourhood in Rockhampton with great airport proximity. Rockhampton Art Gallery and Rockhampton Heritage Village are cultural highlights, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Stockland Shopping Centre. Travelling with kids? Don't miss Rockhampton Botanic Gardens and Zoo. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing.

What's nearby

  • Stockland Shopping Centre - 14 min walk
  • Northside Plaza Medical Centre - 2 min drive
  • Central Queensland University - 2 min drive
  • Kershaw Gardens - 2 min drive
  • Zamia Walk Trailhead - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • North Rockhampton Station - 6 min drive
  • Rockhampton, QLD (ROK) - 11 min drive

Restaurants

  • Burger Urge - 15 min walk
  • Hog's Breath Cafe - 18 min walk
  • Thai Taste Restaurant - 4 min drive
  • Malaysia House Rockhampton - 4 min drive
  • Cafe Bliss - 4 min drive

About this property

Discovery Parks – Rockhampton

Family-friendly Rockhampton holiday park in Norman Gardens, near Stockland Shopping Centre
This smoke-free holiday park features 2 outdoor pools, an outdoor tennis court and a children's pool. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, an arcade/games room and express check-out are on-site. All 81 accommodations provide conveniences such as microwaves and coffee makers, plus in-room free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Ceiling fans, showers and ironing boards are among the other amenities that guests will find. Weekly housekeeping is available.
Discovery Parks – Rockhampton offers 81 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. 32-inch Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include a shower. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a weekly basis and hairdryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court and a waterslide.

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

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • On-site parking available only on request
  • Free secured self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • On-site parking includes off-street options

Things to do

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Arcade/games room
  • Children's pool
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Playground

Family friendly

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Arcade/games room
  • Children's pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Playground
  • Water slide

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Housekeeping (weekly)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Ceiling fan

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • TV channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Microwave
  • Toaster

More

  • Iron/ironing board

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Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 5:30 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 5:30 PM
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 0.9 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve on-site parking
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Construction is underway at a neighbouring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work

Property is also known as

Best Western Tropical Wanderer
Discovery Parks Rockhampton Hotel
Best Western Tropical Wanderer Resort Rockhampton
Best Western Tropical Wanderer Rockhampton
Tropical Wanderer
Tropical Wanderer Resort
Discovery Holiday Park Rockhampton Hotel
Discovery Parks Rockhampton Campsite Norman Gardens
Discovery Parks Rockhampton Norman Gardens
Discovery Parks Rockhampton N
Discovery Parks – Rockhampton Holiday Park
Discovery Parks – Rockhampton Norman Gardens
Discovery Parks – Rockhampton Holiday Park Norman Gardens

Overall score and ratings

4.1

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 393 out of 997 reviews
5 - Excellent 39%
Rating 4 - Good. 418 out of 997 reviews
4 - Good 42%
Rating 3 - Okay. 120 out of 997 reviews
3 - Okay 12%
Rating 2 - Poor. 54 out of 997 reviews
2 - Poor 5%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 12 out of 997 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.1/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

3.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.2/5

Eco-friendliness

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great accommodation for families.
Stayed 8 nights in Apr 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Fun water park. Hosts had an Easter egg hunt for the kids Sunday morning. Very lovely staff!
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Water park was great. Cabin was too small for its price. Bathroom tiny and no bench. Bunk beds too small for 10 year old, need a warning for newcomers.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service, amenities
Great place for families to stay, with plenty of activities/facilities for the kids to enjoy.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Had a fantastic stay and will definitely be staying there again on my next visit!
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2022