Frangipani Place has the best of both worlds, being both affordable and very well equipped, the owner has finished the property beautifully with everything you may want for your holiday of holidays. Frangipani place is situated on the absolute beachfront in Wongaling Beach, just a short drive to shops and restaurants and the Water Taxi to Dunk Island only a twenty minute stroll down the beach.
Come and stay at Frangipani Place, perhaps enjoy a family cricket match on the large grassed area in between the pool and our stunning beaches, then retire for a cool down in Frangipani’s beautiful big pool. You may like to just relax for the afternoon on the sun loungers and watch the boats pass from either the pool deck or your private upstairs balcony.
For the chef among us, you will not beat the view over the Coral Sea and beyond to Dunk Island from Frangipani’s very well equipped kitchen with everything you will need to create gourmet meals for the family or a romantic dinner for two.
The townhouse has plenty of space for the whole family sleeping up to six guests. The large main bedroom has an ensuite which offers a choice of a soothing rain shower or you may like to soak in a hot tub. There are also 2 twin bedrooms - if needed one of the twin bedrooms can be converted in another king bed. Bedrooms 2 and 3 share the main bathroom. For those warmer tropical nights Frangipani Place if fully air conditioned.
You really will not want to return home after your relaxing holiday at Frangipani Place.
The choices abound - Tandem Sky Dive onto Mission Beach, White Water Raft down the Tully River, Snorkel or Dive the Great Barrier Reef, Fish on the Great Barrier Reef, Kayak over to Dunk Island, enjoy an Island Cruise, End the Day doing a Sunset Sail, take a Walk on one of the many Rainforrest Walking Tracks and spot a Cassowary, Play a Round of Golf.
Take a drive to one of the many waterfalls or enjoy a day discovering The Atherton Tablelands.
If relaxation is more your style what could be better than lazing on the pool deck with a good book and a cool drink, followed by a refreshing swim in Frangipani's private pool, take a stroll along the beach and watch the moon rising above the ocean in front of you, or sample the tasty menus at one of our great restaurants.
Adventure or indulgence.......it is up to you!
Transport & Directions
Transport & Directions
Mission Beach is located on the Great Green Way, Tropical North Queensland coast in Australia between the northern cities of Cairns and Townsville.
FINDING YOUR WAY TO MISSION BEACH FROM CAIRNS
Cairns International and Domestic Airport offers flights from major cities around the World however most travellers fly via Darwin, Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide or Perth.
The drive to Mission Beach from Cairns is 1.5 to 2 hours along Highway No 1 - also referred to as The Bruce Highway. It takes you through the heart of the region’s sugar cane and banana farming communities. South of Innisfail at the small township called El Arish turn left from the Highway. (Opposite El Arish Golf Course). The distance to Mission Beach is approx. 16km travelling through amazing World Heritage listed rainforest.
Sugarland Car Rentals has an office in Cairns and Mission Beach enabling one way hire options i.e. from Cairns to Mission Beach. There is a drop off fee of approx. $50-00. They offer a courtesy drop off to your accommodation or Cairns Airport between the hours of 7-30am and 5-00pm at the Cairns office and 8-00am and 4-45pm at the Mission Beach Office.
If you wish to hire a car for the entire time during your stay your options then extend to the larger companies eg. Budget, Avis, Hertz or Thrifty Hire Car Companies.
Mission Beach Taxi service offers a Chauffer driven limousine using late model Holden Statesman Sedans and Mercedes Benz. They are able to take up to 4 passengers from Cairns Airport to your accommodation at Mission Beach for approx. $330. For group bookings please contact the Girls at Mission Beach Holidays.
McCafferty - Greyhound Coach Service (phone 13 14 99) make regular stops in Mission Beach. These services pick up/drop off at the coach terminal in Wongaling Beach. Please contact Mission Beach Holidays for advice on transferring to your accommodation.
FINDING YOUR WAY TO MISSION BEACH FROM TOWNSVILLE
Townsville Airport offers flights from Darwin, Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne.
The drive to Mission Beach from Townsville is 2.5 hours to 3 hours along Highway No 1 - also referred to as The Bruce Highway. It is strongly recommended on this drive to have a break at the Frosty Mango – approx. 45mins drive north of Townsville. Here you can enjoy the most amazing selection of homemade ice creams and gelati. Continue on your journey to Mission Beach crossing the Cardwell Range with breathtaking views at the top overlook Hinchinbrook Island and Channel. Just north of the township of Tully take a right turn. Drive through farmland and the world famous Licuala Palm Forrest and on to the beach communities of Mission Beach.
If you wish to hire a car your options are Budget, Avis, Hertz or Thrifty Hire Car Companies. All have offices in the Townsville Airport.