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Palm Bay Resort

Long Island, Whitsundays QLD 4802, Australia



Palm Bay Resort is a beautiful boutique resort nestled in the neck of Long Island, one of the iconic islands of the Great Barrier Reef. With its very own secluded private cove, Palm Bay offers spacious Balinese inspired villas with extensive views to the Whitsunday passage and Coral Sea.

Offering complete tranquility and seclusion, Palm Bay has been designed to intricately blend into its natural surroundings and is simply a stone’s throw from some of Australia’s most iconic reefs and beaches.

As the only self-catering accommodation in the Whitsundays, Palm Bay Resort offers a unique resort experience, with a twist! The Resort’s 25 unique accommodation villas and suites are ideal for couples or individuals and they can cater to groups of up to 50 people offering sole occupancy of the resort for events, weddings and corporate functions.

Palm Bay Resort also offers incredible accommodation packages for private groups of up to 50 people. With full access to all resort facilities and activities they offer an incredible boutique and exclusive destination for your next private event or function. 


Palm Bay Resort’s spacious villas sit on the water’s edge and provide five star comfort and extensive views to the Coral Sea and Whitsunday Passage. There is also the option of staying in the islands Platinum House, Ocean View Bure, or Ocean View House.

The villas have been designed for tranquility and comfort and offer the following features:

  • Queen and King Size Balinese inspired bedrooms with Coral Sea view
    (* Five villas offer optional twin single bed configuration)
  • Lounge Area (Bungalows)
  • Dining Area
  • Kitchenette (Bungalows only)
  • Bar fridge
  • Kettle
  • Complimentary tea and coffee
  • Daybed (Bungalows only)
  • Private Deck with hammock
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Draws and robe space
  • Reverse cycle air-conditioning
  • Linen and towels
  • Daily housekeeping (available upon request)
  • Additional beds can be added for $40 per person per night (Bungalows and Houses only)


Palm Bay Resort offers resort style accommodation with the convenience of self-catering. Guests of Palm Bay will need to supply their own food. For your convenience we offer a good selection of frozen meats, seafood and bread, meal bases, pasta, rice and other non-perishable and snack items as well as a wide variety of alcohol available for purchase from the Palm Bay Resort store.

The Palm Bay bar offers a wide selection of cocktails, spirits, beer and wine.

For fresh produce we have a relationship with Whitsunday Provisioning who you can order complete meal plans from, or simply shop on their online supermarket and arrange delivery of your order to our island.

Catering packages are also available for events and groups; these can be arranged via the Palm Bay Resort team.


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Contact Details


1300 655 126




Long Island, Whitsundays QLD 4802, Australia


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