Mercure Townsville is a resort style hotel located close to the city and 2km from the airport. Set lakeside amidst 11 acres of lush tropical gardens, the hotel offers 144 spacious, well appointed rooms, with views across the lake or pool or through the gardens. All rooms feature air conditioning and a bathroom. Guests will also find a balcony in most rooms. Among the amenities available is a minibar. In addition, a fridge and tea and coffee making equipment are available. An ironing set is also available to guests. Most accommodation units are equipped with internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio and wireless internet access. In each of the bathrooms, guests will find a shower and a hairdryer. Mercure Townsville boasts the largest hotel free form swimming pool in Townsville, with a spa and an area for children, as well as tennis courts, a newly refurbished restaurant and conference facilities for up to 380 people.