• 9 Pacific Drive, Blacks Beach, Queensland, Australia, 4740
  • +61 7 4954 9444
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The Shores Holiday Apartments

The Shores is Good to Go

Looking for Holiday Apartments Mackay? Somewhere quiet and relaxing to stay near the beach? A place with plenty of space. Wonderful — because you’ve found the right place! The Shores Holiday Apartments is a perfect holiday destination. As a matter of fact its ideal for families, couples, singles and groups. Located on the beach at Blacks Beach. In Mackay’s Northern Beaches. Besides it’s only 12 minutes from Mackay’s City Centre. And we are Covid Safe good to go.

Self Contained Holiday Accommodation

The Shores provides self contained accommodation. All apartments are large and open plan. Hence there is plenty of room to spread out and relax. Townhouse units are two storeys, with the bedrooms upstairs. Standard Villas’, Beachfront Villas’ and Deluxe Villas’ are ground floor apartments.

Unit Facilities

Each unit has a kitchen with a large two door fridge, stove, microwave oven and dishwasher. What’s more they all have a washing machine and clothes dryer. The lounge/dining area has a digital TV, DVD player and CD player. There is also a TV in the main bedroom. Of course all units are air conditioned throughout.

All units are two bedroom apartments. In spite of this a few units are bookable as one bedroom units. This gives guests more options. These units have the second bedroom locked off to guests. Nevertheless they offer all the other facilities as two bedroom apartments. A great alternative for singles or couples. With a choice between one and two bedroom units there’s sure to be an accommodation option to suit.

Also every unit has a patio with a table and outdoor chairs, and single carport. Furthermore all units have garden views or views to the outdoor facilities. Of course Wifi is available free of charge in all units and around the grounds.

Cots are available at $20 for the duration of your stay.

Guest Facilities

In addition to  spacious units, guests have access to lots of facilities during their stay. And they are free of charge. Feel like some laid back quiet time? Borrow from our extensive range of books, board games, puzzles and DVD’s on display in reception.

Or, do you want to get active? How about a game or two of tennis on our full size flood lit tennis court. Play Volleyball, hopscotch or bocce on the beach. Go swimming in one of two swimming pools, chill out in the cold water spa, or splash with the kids in the toddlers pool. Tennis racquets, tennis balls and a volleyball are available from reception. 

Beach Side Dining Venues

All guests have access to the Shade-covered electric BBQ & picnic area. Perfect if you want to eat outside with family and friends. And there is seating for 32 people around the BBQ’s. Or relax around a fire at the Wood burning BBQ. A great place to sit at night toasting marshmallows with the kids.


Furthermore its always a good time to book accommodation at The Shores. Whether for a beach holiday during School Holidays or any other time of year. Sorry we have very little accommodation over the Christmas week. Book now to avoid disappointment. But we still have plenty of units available outside Christmas week. And for the rest of the school holidays. Not to mention when you book a holiday with us your money doesn’t take a trip overseas. Book direct and keep money in our local region, not with overseas owned online travel agents. Press here to book now.

Covid Clean

Are you concerned about your health and well-being because of Covid-19? You shouldn’t be. We have lots of covid safe measures in place to ensure the safety of our guests and staff. This includes hygiene kits in units for guests to use. Because we want all our guests to feel safe, comfortable and relaxed in their apartments. Not to mention the good hygiene practises in place for all our staff.

Beyond that we have lots of social distancing signage and sanitizing stations. We have a COVIDSAFE Certificate and are a Covid Clean Practicing Business.

It's time for a beachfront break at The Shores Holiday Apartments

The Shores Holiday Apartments - Guest Testimonials

1. Guest's Review

As return visitors to the wonderful, family friendly Shores Holiday Apartments we find each time we visit that our accommodation is very clean, roomy and comfortable with everything required to make our stay pleasant. It's a home away from home! 👍👍👍

2. Sarah October 2020

"Thanks so much for having us we had again the most wonderful time. Thanks so much we love love love your place and when I get a second I will praise the heck out of the place. Love all you hard work with the gardens they are beautiful! Thanks so much" Sarah

3. Florence & Steve January 2020

" Our family had a wonderful time over Christmas and New Year, despite the rain that didn’t bother us at all. The facilities are excellent, the accommodation is fabulous and who would complain about the service - a new dishwasher. Thank you again and hope to visit in the near future." Florence and Steve, Jan 2020

4. Guest's Review

"We both would like to thank you both for a wonderful stay, the units were perfect, the surrounds beautiful and the kids loved every minute. Thank you again for having us at such short notice and would greatly recommend "The Shores" to all our friends and family. Greatly appreciated the hospitality you expressed during our stay and we will definitely come back next time we are in Mackay." Regards Niki and Angela ❤️ ❤️ ❤️ ❤️

5. Guest's Review

The grounds are well cared for and it's a pleasure to walk around checking out all the great plants. Great pool and BBQ area's along with a tennis court which we used. The beach is just a few steps away. We appreciate the friendliness of management, Terry and their knowledge of the area, they go above and beyond to make sure that our experience with them is a wonderful and memorable stay. We will be back. Kindest regards" Liz and Charles 🎾🎾

6. Guest's Review

"We had a great stay thank you, you were both extremely helpful and great hosts. I really appreciated the cleaners helping out also. The pamphlet you provided on arrival is very informative and the most useful one I have ever seen. We really enjoyed the facilities provided as well as the perfect location. Our unit was beautifully presented, very functional and comfortable. All in all we were very impressed as a group." cheers Bryony 😀

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