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Hamilton Island in The Whitsundays is one of Australia's most spectacular and sought-after holiday destinations. You will be surrounded by pristine beaches and a kaleidoscope of coral and marine life. Hamilton Island is a perfect base for exploring the Great Barrier Reef and world-famous Whitehaven Beach.

What to do on Hamilton Island

There's plenty to do during your Great Barrier Reef holiday on Hamilton Island. You can enjoy a wide selection of bars and restaurants, year-round cultural exhibitions and performances, an abundance of water sports and activities - and that's just the start. Enjoy a round of golf at the Hamilton Island Golf Club on Dent Island, lounge by one of the many island pools or indulge in a massage or spa treatment.

Tours & Activities

There is a wide range of tours and activities available on Hamilton Island, you will never find yourself short of things to do. Explore the magnificence of Whitehaven Beach and the Great Barrier Reef via a scenic flight or set sail on board a yacht or catamaran. Head to Catseye Beach and try your hand at stand up paddleboarding or test your sailing skills on a Hobie catamaran. Hike to Passage Peak and soak up the expansive views out over the Whitsunday Island or head to One Tree Hill for sunset.

Where to Stay

Whether you are planning a couple’s rendezvous, a family getaway, or a group celebration, Hamilton Island has six different types of accommodation to choose from. Enjoy ultimate luxury at qualia or the boutique, adults-only, Beach Club. Relax in the four-star Reef View Hotel, enjoy large rooms and magnificent views, or experience the convenience of self-contained Palm Bungalows or Whitsunday Apartments. With a wide range of holiday homes also on offer, there is truly something for everyone on Hamilton Island!

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