Snorkel Hire With an encircling coral reef just off Hamilton Island, snorkelling opportunities abound. Make the most of the underwater scenery by hiring snorkelling equipment from Hamilton Island Beach Sports, and exploring the waterways around the island at your own pace. What you’ll love about Hamilton Island’s snorkel hire: Free for certain guests. Snorkel hire is free for guests staying at qualia, Beach Club, Reef View Hotel, Palm Bungalows or Hamilton Island Holiday Homes. Close to the island. With the encircling coral reef just a short paddle from Catseye Beach, there are plenty of safe, easy snorkelling opportunities. Personal snorkelling advice. If you’re new to snorkelling, our expert instructors will be happy to give you personal advice and instructions on how to use your equipment Details at a glance Opening hours Varies daily depending on tide. Best at low tide. Pricing Guests staying at qualia, Beach Club, Reef View Hotel, Palm Bungalows and Holiday Homes booked through Hamilton Island Real Estate receive free snorkelling equipment hire from Hamilton Island Beach Sports. For other guests, hire is $15 per set, per day (8.30am - 4.45 pm). Sights and highlights Snorkel the fringing reef directly off Hamilton Island’s Catseye Beach at low tide. Your hire includes snorkelling equipment as well as a life vest if required. What to bring Hat Swimmers Towel Sunscreen Booking information Bookings not required. Simply stop by Hamilton Island Beach Sports to collect your equipment. How to get there Hamilton Island Beach Sports is located right on Catseye Beach. Terms and Conditions All children must be accompanied by an adult. The information above should be used as a guide only. Activity/tour details, prices and timings are subject to change at any time. Sail and snorkel Snorkelling and diving Sail and snorkel Snorkelling and diving Experience a whole world of marine life - including coral, tropical fish and turtles - with a snorkel around the spectacular Chalkies Beach. Read more View all Dive and Snorkel 22 Sep Sampling the secrets of Coral Cove Reef Magazine Reef Dive Experience $2,026 Four nights accommodation, plus enjoy a full-day Great Barrier Reef diving adventure with Explore, which takes you to selected moorings around Bait Reef.