Luxury hotel holiday Reef View Hotel Hamilton Island, Queensland

The 4-star Reef View Hotel on Hamilton Island in the Whitsunday Islands is a luxury island resort on North Queensland's tropical coast. From here, venture out to the Great Barrier Reef, or explore Whitehaven Beach and the Whitsunday Islands. Or else simply relax and indulge in the Australian sun, by the pool or on the beach, and drink in the stunning views of the Whitsunday Islands, the Coral Sea, and the tropical flora and fauna that surrounds you.
Included in your Expressions holiday
  • Accommodation in a double or twin room on bed and breakfast
  • Scheduled flights with British Airways, Qantas or other airlines to Sydney
  • Domestic flights with Qantas to Hamilton Island
  • Car transfers airport to hotel
  • Concierge service and Expressions Holidays regional helpful hints
  • Optional room and flight upgrades. Details on request

Luxury bespoke holidays and tours to Reef View Hotel Hamilton Island, Queensland

The Reef View Hotel on Hamilton Island provides possibly the best infrastructure in Australia for a family holiday. Explore beaches, the Great Barrier Reef, and the Whitsunday Islands, or relax by the pool with some of Queensland's finest hospitality.

Facts in brief

Official star rating 4

Location Two minutes' walk from Catseye beach or a 10-minutes' walk to the Hamilton Island Marina

Annual opening All year

Closest airport Hamilton Island Airport

Distance from airport Hamilton Island Airport is a very short complimentary transfer from Reef View Hotel

Hotel facilities and services

Pool Terrace Restaurant and Reef Lounge, A wide variety of restaurants and bars elsewhere on the Island, 35-metre swimming pool, Room service and in-house movies (on demand), and iPod connectivity, Catseye Beach, Island shuttle service, Spa wumurdaylin and Island Hair and Beauty, Fitness Centre, Wildlife Park, Games Arcade, Retail outlets, WIFI access, Clownfish Club day care centre and island babysitting service, Kids Fun Zone, jumping castle, face painting, arts and crafts every Sunday and more frequently through Australian school holidays.

Complimentary watersports

Non-motorised watersports, Sea Kayaking, Wakeboarding and water-skiing, Windsurfing, Stand-Up Paddleboards.

Chargeable watersports

Sailing - bareboat and chartered, Scuba diving and snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef, Jet Boat rides, Game fishing, Dinghy Hire, Jet ski tours.

Land sports

Golf Club, driving range and mini-golf, Bushwalking and Hiking Sports Club and Gym, Fitness Centre, Go-Karts, Tennis, Island Bowling, 4WD off-roading, Laser-tag, Parasailing.

Out and about nearby

Hamilton Island is perfectly located just off the Queensland coast of Australia and in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef. Of the 74 Whitsunday Islands, it is the largest uninhabited island, measuring 4.5km from north to south and 3km from east to west. Its position and scale make Hamilton Island a perfect destination for a holiday to the Tropical North of Queensland. This luxury Island Resort proudly boasts more than 60 activities to choose from, with something to suit every interest and energy level. Explorers will make the most of Hamilton Island's spectacular setting by cruising out to the Great Barrier Reef or the world-famous white sands of Whitehaven Beach, setting sail through the Whitsunday Islands, or by taking a scenic flight over a destination of your choice. More active types will take advantage of the island's 20km of walking trails, offering sublime views over the Whitsunday Island's and the Coral Sea beyond, or take to the water with an incredible variety of water sports on offer. Others will simply unwind and relax at the spa, by one of the many pools, or in the presence of the exceptional flora and fauna on display at this uniquely Australian luxury Island Resort. There truly is something for everyone at the Reef View Hotel on Hamilton Island.

Holiday price guide A stay at this hotel is usually part of a tailor-made touring holiday of Australia which would include stays at several hotels and a variety of transport arrangements. We calculate the price of each tour on a tailor-made basis and include all arrangements. If you want to book this hotel on its own with flights and transfers as a stand-alone holiday, then please contact us for prices.

From about

Holiday Code EXH5003

The prices displayed here are a guide only. Each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect all actual costs including up-to-date special offers.

Luxury bespoke holidays and tours to Reef View Hotel Hamilton Island, Queensland

Room descriptions

The Reef View Hotel has 438 rooms, which are well-appointed and feature private balconies overlooking either lush tropical gardens, or the breath-taking vista of the Coral Sea

Garden View Room These entry-level rooms feature views over the tropical gardens of the hotel, and two Queen size beds
Coral Sea View Room Occupying floors five to eighteen, these rooms offer spectacular sea views, and two Queen size beds
Coral Sea View King Rooms These rooms are located on floors 13 to 18 - offering a King Size bed, as well as the best of the Coral Sea Views
Reef Family Room Perfect for families, these rooms offer two adjoining bedrooms, and sublime views over the gardens of the hotel or the Whitsunday Islands. The accommodation is spread over a master suite with two Queen size beds, and a junior suite with two Single beds.
Reef Suites Located on the top floor of the hotel, these suites have a double storey lay-out, two private balconies, and a magnificent vista over the Whitsunday Islands. This suite is spacious enough to include a separate lounging and dining area, and a large luxurious bathroom with private spa bath.
1 and 2 Bedroom Terrace Suites In these suites, large glass wall doors bring panoramic views into each room, and an extensive outdoor area and outdoor spa provides the perfect place to drink in the scenery. These suites are a fantastic option for families and larger parties.
Presidential Suite In this stunning suite, find a private plunge pool, room for up to 6 guests, sweeping views over the Coral Sea, a large BBQ and entertaining area, and a complimentary 4-seater golf buggy during your stay. Unwind in utter luxury in this decadent suite.

Holiday price guide A stay at this hotel is usually part of a tailor-made touring holiday of Australia which would include stays at several hotels and a variety of transport arrangements. We calculate the price of each tour on a tailor-made basis and include all arrangements. If you want to book this hotel on its own with flights and transfers as a stand-alone holiday, then please contact us for prices.

From about

Holiday Code EXH5003

The prices displayed here are a guide only. Each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect all actual costs including up-to-date special offers.

Luxury bespoke holidays and tours to Reef View Hotel Hamilton Island, Queensland

The journey and how you get there

Hamilton Island is the only island on the Great Barrier Reef with its own commercial airport. A variety of carriers offer direct flights to Hamilton Island, from Sydney (2 hours), Melbourne (3 hours), Brisbane (90 minutes) or Cairns (70 minutes), and many more. A quick ferry journey from Port of Airlie provides an alternative option to flying. You will be met on arrival at Hamilton Island by a complimentary island transfer.

Additional information

Minimum stays: Minimum stay of 2-nights

Children: The Reef View Hotel welcomes children of all ages.

Holiday price guide A stay at this hotel is usually part of a tailor-made touring holiday of Australia which would include stays at several hotels and a variety of transport arrangements. We calculate the price of each tour on a tailor-made basis and include all arrangements. If you want to book this hotel on its own with flights and transfers as a stand-alone holiday, then please contact us for prices.

From about

Holiday Code EXH5003

The prices displayed here are a guide only. Each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect all actual costs including up-to-date special offers.

Luxury bespoke holidays and tours to Reef View Hotel Hamilton Island, Queensland

Highlights of Queensland

Sailing around the Whitsundays, Experiencing the largest sand island in the world – Fraser Island, Exploring the pristine Daintree Rainforest, Snorkelling or diving on the Great Barrier Reef, Seeing the endless horizons of the Gulf Savannah, Visit the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, Tour the beautiful Atherton Tablelands, Sunday market in scenic Port Douglas.

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