The Kissing Point units are ideally located on The Strand in Townsville with unobstructed views of the ocean and Magnetic Island. There are 21 units and 1 cottage with undercover car parking, free WiFi in the large BBQ area, laundry and car wash facilities. The unit layouts available include self-contained one and two bedroom units, with three of the two bedroom units being wheelchair friendly.
The Kissing Point units are in walking distance to many restaurants and cafes along The Strand. The Rock Pool and stinger enclosure are located across the road if you enjoy an early morning or late afternoon swim.
If you need access to public transport, a Sun Bus bus stop is located on the corner of Howitt Street which stops at local shopping centres and hospitals.
Accommodation on The Strand
All Kissing Point accommodation offers these facilities:
- Air conditioning
- Alarm clock
- Balcony / Courtyard
- Ceiling fans
- Clothes line/airer
- Full kitchen
- Iron & ironing board
- Non-smoking only
- Opening windows
- Refrigerator – Full size
- Separate bathroom
- Tea /Coffee making
Monday to Friday: 8.00am – 1.00pm and 2.00pm – 5.00pm
Saturday and Sunday: 9.00am – 2.00pm
Please note the office is closed on public holidays.
Check in time is from 2.00pm daily.
Check out time is by 10.00am daily.
A late check out may be available by prior arrangement with reception. This may incur an additional charge.
Temporary luggage storage is available. Please contact reception for assistance.
Left items will be posted to you COD by arrangement.
Guests staying up to 7 nights may request clean towels on or after day 4. Beach towels are available from Reception.
For guests staying 7 nights or longer, we will organise a room service at a time convenient to you. Please organise with Reception.
Basic starter items are provided as complimentary, dishwashing liquid, scourer, dishcloth, toilet paper, guest soap, tea, coffee, sugar, UHT milk. If you require replacements, we are happy to provide them for a small charge. Please enquire at Reception.
The guest laundry has 4 coin operated automatic washing machines and 1 clothes dryer. Washing liquid or washing powder can be purchased at Reception.
Cots, high chairs, strollers and prams, baby bath tubs are available on request from Reception at no extra charge.
There are wheelchairs available to guests. Please enquire at Reception.
We are happy to provide you with office services as required. Charges apply:
Email receiving – we are happy to receive emails for you if you have no computer access.
Mail – we are happy to receive mail for you prior to or during your stay.
Note: Our address is 116 The Strand, Townsville. Q. 4810. Senders should include your name, guest Accommodation on The Strand.
Postage – we are happy to post your mail for you if required. Stamps are available for purchase from Reception.
There is one under cover parking space per unit. For additional vehicles, please enquire at Reception.
CAR WASHING BAY:
There is a car washing bay available.
Strictly NO PETS allowed, with the exception of special aid dogs.
We have a donation money box at Reception for any donations to the QCWA Northern Division Disaster Fund. When we raise much needed funds, vouchers will be delivered to those people living in the Northern Region who are experiencing hard times, including the prolonged drought, and/or flood or fire victims. Any donation, however small or large, will be greatly appreciated.
The award winning Strand is right on your doorstep. The Rock Pool and a stinger proof enclosure (available during summer months, November to May) is just opposite the complex. The Strand offers something for everyone, children’s playgrounds, water park, fishing pier, restaurants, coffee shops, a venue for all ages.
Magnetic Island is a 20 minute ferry ride away, and a drive up Castle Hill will give you a great view of our growing city. The $40M Jezzine Barracks has some spectacular views from the top. The NQ Military Museum is also included in the Jezzine complex. There is also a boardwalk to Rowes Bay and Pallarenda.
We do take bookings up to 12 months in advance. A deposit of the first night’s accommodation is required to secure your booking. In the event of a cancellation, we require seven (7) days notice in writing, and a refund will be processed, less an administration fee of $10. Cancellations within seven (7) days of arrival may be considered for a refund by sending your request in writing to the QCWA Northern Division Units Committee, 116 The Strand, Townsville or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.