6 Day Hamilton Island & Whitehaven Beach

Staying at Reefview Hotel

Overview

Escape to Hamilton Island which is situated in the Whitsundays, Queensland.   Explore the beautiful white sandy beach of Whitehaven and  immerse yourself in the crystal like waters off the Great Barrier Reef and see the magical sunset as you sail the Whitsunday Islands.  There’s also plenty of time to relax by the pool or drive around the island on a Golf Buggy.

Package includes:

  • 5 nights in a Garden View Room at the Reef View Hotel
  • Breakfast Daily
  • Return Hamilton Island Airport/Marina shuttle bus transfers
  • Use of catamarans, kayaks, stand-up paddle boards, windsurfers & snorkelling equipment
  • Unlimited use of the Island Shuttle (7:00am – 11:00pm daily)
  • Kids Stay and Eat Free Program
  • Use of gym, spa, sauna & tennis court hire
  • Complimentary Wireless Internet
  • Half Day Whitehaven Beach (Afternoon)
    • Scenic return cruise through the Whitsundays, with up to 2 hours at the southern end of Whitehaven Beach
    • Sausage sizzle and afternoon tea
    • Protective stinger suits
    • Solway Circuit Walk
    • Complimentary selection of beer, wine and soft drink on your journey from Whitehaven Beach to Hamilton Island
  • Great Barrier Reef Adventures from Hamilton Island
    • Scenic return cruise through the Whitsundays to the outer reef
    • 4 hours at Hardy Reef
    • Snorkelling with all gear provided, including wetsuits and stinger suits
    • Access to underwater observatory
    • Semi-submarine guided tour
    • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea
    • Optional activities (own expense): guided snorkelling safaris and scuba diving.
  • Whitsunday Islands Sunset Sailing
    • 1.5 hour sail through sheltered waters surrounding Hamilton Island
    • Informative commentary from our knowledgeable local skippers on the history and ecology of the area
    • Amazing photo opportunities
    • Complementary beer, wine, bubbles or non alcoholic beverages
    • Selection of light nibbles including cheese, fruit, dips and biscuits

 

Itinerary

DAY 1 – Arrive to Hamilton Island 

Upon arrival into Hamilton Island your complimentary airport transfer will await you for your transfer through to the Reef View Hotel.  Once you have settled jump on a Golf Buggy (which will have to be booked in advance, location of which is just a short walk from the Reef View Hotel) and enjoy the amazing views Hamilton Island has on offer.  The sunset on One Tree Hill is a must however it is beautiful any time of day.

DAY 2 – Whitehaven Beach

Enjoy your morning exploring the island on the free shuttle bus before your afternoon cruise to Whitehaven Beach.
Make your way down to the Hamilton Island Marina where you enjoy a scenic return cruise through to Whitehaven Beach.
Whitehaven is said to be unequalled in sheer beauty, and is listed in the top five beaches on the planet.
You’ll soon understand why this stunning beach earned its title when you laze on silky-fine sand, swim in the crystal clear shallow water, or wade out to its clear depths.  You can likewise explore the southern coastline of this uninhabited island for the next two hours or just swim and relax on the beach.
The southern end of Whitehaven Beach is protected from the winds and offers picnic and bathroom facilities.
Departs Hamilton Island at 1:10PM and returns at 5:00PM.

DAY 3 – Great Barrier Reef & Hardy Reef pontoon adventure

Today you will experience the ultimate full day reef adventure!  You will spend a full day exploring the Great Barrier Reef.
The journey here through the lush Whitsunday Islands will have you reaching for your camera.  But underwater is really where the magic happens.  Incredible number of bright tropical fish and more than 1,400 species of coral await.

You will start by cruising through the Whitsunday Islands until you reach the pontoon at spectacular Hardy Reef.  There, you will plunge right into the World Heritage listed wonder where you can snorkel along the top of the reef platform (if tide allows) or follow the edge of the reef platform where all the best corals and fish can be seen.
Climb aboard the semi-submersible vessel for a guided tour along the reef wall, all while staying dry!  When you need a quiet moment to yourself make your way into the underwater observatory, where you can sit and watch the fish and snorkelers go by, or look beyond to the coral wall and watch the colours change as the light changes.
When lunchtime comes around you will enjoy a delicious buffet lunch onboard with fresh local prawns, a selection of cold meats and a fabulous array of salads to choose from.
Use the rest of your afternoon to relax or take one last snorkel, and as your day fades into the sunset you will leave with life long memories of the epically Australian icon.

DAY 4 – Hamilton Island

Today make your way down to explore and relax on Catseye Beach.  Here you will have access to many outdoor swimming pools, restaurants and you may even like to enjoy a game of mini golf or take a kayak out!

DAY 5 – Whitsunday Islands Sunset Sail

Why not use today as your free day to explore more of what Hamilton Island has to offer at your leisure.

You can’t say goodbye to the Whitsunday without experiencing a magical sunset as you sailing the Whitsunday islands.

Sit back and relax as the sun drifts below the horizon onboard our purpose built catamaran. Operating within sheltered waters surrounding Hamilton Island, this leisurely sail provides the perfect opportunity to unwind and soak up the scenery of this stunning location in style.

This 1.5 hour experience includes complimentary drinks, light nibbles and exceptional photo opportunities. Returning to the island after sunset this trip allows you plenty of time to enjoy your evening on land.

DAY 6 – Departure Date

After breakfast your free airport shuttle awaits you to make your way down to the Airport for your flight back home.

Accommodation

5 night stay in a Garden View Room at the Reef View Hotel

The Reef View Hotel features extremely spacious, well-appointed rooms with all private balconies overlooking either tropical gardens or the breathtaking vista of the Coral Sea.  The upper floors boast a range of luxuriously appointed suites.  All rooms face the sea and are complete with outdoor furniture to experience the spectacular sunrises and sunsets.

Room Size 65 square metres.

Property is situated 50m to Catseye Beach; 100m Resort Centre and 2km to the airport.

  • Included in your room rate
  • Breakfast Daily
  • Return Hamilton Island Airport/Marina shuttle bus transfers
  • Use of catamarans, kayaks, stand-up paddle boards, windsurfers & snorkelling equipment
  • Unlimited use of Island Shuttle (7:00am – 11:00pm daily)
  • Kids Stay and Eat Free Program
  • Use of gym, spa, sauna & tennis court hire
  • Complimentary Wireless Internet

 

Upgrade to a Coral View Room $41 per person per night

Occupying floors five to eighteen, the Coral Sea View Rooms offer spectacular sea views, along with all the features and facilities you’d expect from a four-star hotel.

  • Why you’ll love the Coral Sea View Room:
  • The breathtaking views over the tropical Whitsunday Islands.
  • The bright, open feel and the lovely ocean breeze.
  • The wide, spacious room with your own private balcony – perfect for enjoying sunset/sunrise.
  • Room service and in-house movies – so you can relax in the comfort of your own room.

 

Fine Print

Valid for new bookings only. Prices are correct at time of publication and are subject to change, cancellation or withdrawal without notice. Accommodation is subject to availability. Insurance is not included and is strongly recommended. All prices are in Australian Dollars per person twin share unless stated otherwise. Charges may apply for changes or cancellations to your holiday.
Flight not included unless specified.

Upgrades of accommodation option are subject to availability.

Valid for booking until 31 March 2022 for travel 1 April to 20 December 2021 and 9 January to 31 March 2022.  Please note a surcharge applies for Christmas and New Year holiday period.

Kids stay and eat free

There’s no charge for children aged up to 12 years when sharing a room with their parents and using existing bedding.

As part of this great offer, any children up to 12 years can eat free in participating restaurants, when dining with their parents and choosing from the kids’ menu.

Kids stay free offer does not include tours listed on this packaged.  The price for each child to participate in all tours is an additional $220 per child.

Cancellation Charges & Other Service Fees:

Please note, cancelled bookings will incur charges. Travel service providers are entitled to impose cancellation charges, which can be up to 100% of the amount paid to them for the relevant service, regardless of whether travel has commenced. If any refunds are received from travel service providers, they will be passed on to you, less a minimum cancellation fee of $300 per person.

Airport Transfers
Accommodation rates quoted are inclusive of return Hamilton Airport/Marina to hotel transfers, provided that estimated time of arrival and departure are advised.  Failure to provide these details could result in the forfeit of a transfer.

Check in: 2:00pm
Check out: 10:00am

From $1499

per person twin share

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