Merinda Village hotel is situated in Bowen, located on the north east coast of Queensland. With untouched beaches, beautiful bays & warm tropical climate. With an average of 8 hours sunshine daily it could also lay claim to have the best climate in Queensland. There are many attractions in Bowen including The Big Mango, Water Park Playground located on the front beach of Bowen, The Summer garden Movie Theatre & Snorkelling at Greys bay and Horse Shoe bay. Bowen has several Primary Industries including Agriculture, Fishing, Tourism & Mining, with the Abbot point coal terminal situated 25 kms north of Bowen.