The Emeraldene Inn and Eco-Lodge is the first accommodation reached as you enter Hervey Bay on your way from Maryborough. The property is located in the peaceful Pialba / Urraween area of Hervey Bay, and is the closest accommodation to the Hervey Bay Hospital and St Stephens Private Hospital. The Emeraldene Inn is the closest accommodation servicing the suburbs of Craignish, Nikkenbah, Kawungan, Urraween and Booral.
Turn right off Maryborough Road into Urraween Road (just past the waterslide), the first major cross section near the Visitors Information Centre. The Emeraldene Inn is approx 500m on the right, around the corner from Hervey Bay and St Stephen’s Hospitals.
Head west on Main Street (away from the sea), then right onto Urraween Road. The Emeraldene Inn is approx 700m on the left.
The Hervey Bay Airport is only a 12 minute drive. By car, turn left onto Boat Harbour Drive, left onto Main Street, then right onto Urraween Road.
If you would like to book airport transfer, email us with your flights details, we will organise a Limo transfers from / to Hervey Bay airport. It is $25 each way – costs can be added to your room bill. Taxi is approx $35.
2021 whale watching start from the 17th July. Book your tour or package here.
You can choose from 8 cruises, between 3 hours and 8 hours. Most of them include return transfer.
For the whale watching packages (whale watching and accommodation at Hervey Bay), please visit our package page for more information.