Overlooking Boathaven Bay, the Colonial Palms Motor Inn is located just over half a mile from Airlie Beach and features 2 pools, an outdoor spa and a restaurant. Each room offers views of the tropical gardens, the pool area or Boathaven Bay. The Colonial Palms' restaurant features open-air dining and panoramic bay views. Guests can relax on the grounds or enjoy a drink at the bar. The Colonial Palms Motor Inn is a 1.5-hour drive from Mackay and is a convenient base to explore the Whitsunday Islands and the Great Barrier Reef. Hamilton Island Airport is less than 22 miles away.