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Great Barrier Reef Holidays on Hamilton Island

Hamilton Island is the perfect destination for your next Great Barrier Reef Holiday

Situated on the edge of Queensland's iconic Great Barrier Reef, Hamilton Island is the leading island holiday destination within Australia. With direct flights from Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne and Cairns, getting to Hamilton Island is a breeze.

Set amongst Queensland's 74 Whitsunday Islands, Hamilton Island offers a holiday experience like no other: fine food and wine, beautiful weather, brilliant beaches and activities; almost too many to mention. Your Great Barrier Reef holiday starts upon landing at Hamilton Island Airport where you are whisked away to your accommodation aboard our complimentary air-conditioned shuttle buses. Once in your hotel you will have full access to our resort facilities including numerous pools, water sports, golf course, walking tracks and pristine beaches.

Hamilton Island is the gateway for Great Barrier Reef tours, your launching pad for cruises and flights to the world’s largest coral reef. The fragile ecosystem is home to the world’s most diverse plant and animal life, with soft and hard corals, hundreds of species of fish, turtles and visiting dolphins and whales.

Top 4 Great Barrier Reef Hotels and Resorts View all hotels

Windward Pavilion, qualia Resort

qualia

In the Windward Pavilions at qualia luxury accommodation is a private infinity-edge plunge pool, seamlessly blending into picture-postcard Coral Sea views.

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Beach Club Hotel

Beach Club

The Beach Club offers intimate and stylish accommodation in an absolute beachfront location. Perfect for Romantic getaways.

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Coral Sea View Room, Reef View Hotel

Coral Sea View Room

Gazing over the Coral Sea on floors 5 to 18 of the Reef View Hotel, the Coral Sea rooms have the best views on Hamilton Island.

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Holiday Homes

Holiday Homes

Families wanting a real home from home on Hamilton Island can rent an apartment, unit or luxury Holiday Home through Hamilton Island Holiday Homes.

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Top 4 Great Barrier Reef Accommodation Packages View all packages

Great Barrier Reef Adventure Package

Great Barrier Reef Adventure Package

A great way to experience one of the seven natural wonders of the world.

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Best of the Whitsundays

Best of the Whitsundays

A great way for you to experience everything the Whitsundays and the Great Barrier Reef has to offer.

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qualia Great Barrier Reef Discover Package

qualia Great Barrier Reef Discovery Package

A great way to experience one of the seven natural wonders of the world. Spend some time exploring the Great Barrier reef.

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qualia Whitehaven Beach Package

qualia Whitehaven Beach Package

No trip to the Whitsundays would be complete without a visit to Whitehaven Beach to witness the whitest sand in the world.

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Top 4 Great Barrier Reef Restaurants View all restaurants

Bommie Restaurant

Bommie Restaurant

The home of fine dining on Hamilton Island, Bommie is the signature restaurant at the sparkling Hamilton Island Yacht Club.

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coca chu

coca chu

Launched in August 2012, coca chu is Hamilton Island’s new modern South East Asian restaurant.

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Mariners Restaurant

Reef View Hotel

Where better to sample the famous seafood of the Whitsundays than overlooking the marina on the deck at Mariners.

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Manta Ray Cafe

Manta Ray Cafe

Enjoy a gourmet pizza overlooking the Hamilton Island marina. Local seafood, meaty mains and Italian pasta dishes are also a hit on the menu.

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Top 4 Great Barrier Reef ActivitiesView all activities

Great Barrier Reef

Great Barrier Reef

The ideal way to see the Great Barrier Reef. Come face to face with tropical fish, see amazing coral formations or take a guided snorkelling tour.

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Fly and Cruise to Reefworld by helicopter

Fly and Cruise to Reefworld by helicopter

Experience the world’s largest living structure from above and below with this fly and cruise combination to Reefworld.

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Sail and Sunset Cruise with On The Edge

Sail and Sunset Cruise with On The Edge

Soak up the peace and tranquillity of a Whitsunday sunset whilst sailing "On the Edge".

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Whitehaven Beach Half Day Cruise

Whitehaven Beach Half Day Cruise

Picturesque Whitehaven Beach is one of the premier natural attractions in the Whitsundays.

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Dive and Snorkel around the Great Barrier Reef

The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park in Queensland, Australia is home to over 3000 reef systems and an amazing array of marine life. Hamilton Island tour desk offers holiday guests a range of snorkelling and diving tours and cruise to the Great Barrier Reef and neighbouring Whitsunday Islands. Whether you’re a certified diver or a learner, you can enjoy face-to-face encounters with over 400 types of coral, more than 1500 species of tropical fish, sea turtles, molluscs, dolphins and century-old giant clams. Hamilton Island offers snorkeling and dive tours to Reefworld with Fantasea Cruises. Reefworld tours are fully supervised with all equipment provided and are great for guests of all skill levels.

Great Barrier Reef Scenic Flights

The Great Barrier Reef is just as beautiful from above the water. Zoom over the jewel-coloured reef in a sightseeing helicopter, or fly to Reefworld to go Whitsunday diving and snorkelling over the corals. Viewing the Great Barrier Reef from the air is the only way to appreciate the reef’s huge scale, and you’ll run out of words to describe the colour blue as you fly over the sparkling lagoons and cays of the Whitsundays.

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 Holiday Packages

Golf & Spa in Paradise

Perfect for couples. Stay 4 nights with one round of golf and one massage. From $1532 twin share. Learn more

20% off Hamilton Island Hotels

Stay 5 nights for the price of 4 at the Reef View Hotel or Beach Club. That's 20% off. Limited time only. Learn more

Unlimited Golf Getaway

Package includes 4 nights accommodation and unlimited golf from $2116 twin share. Learn more

Great Barrier Reef Adventure

4 nights including breakfast and a full day exploring the Great Barrier Reef from $1624 twin share. Learn more

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