The breathtaking Whitsundays, QLD are a collection of some 74 islands that lie in the heart of the World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef, one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. On these islands you can enjoy snorkeling and scuba diving in clear waters that tens of thousands of species of brilliantly colored fish, coral, and other marine life call home. Venture down the trails and seaways of Ngaro Sea Trail Great Walk or enjoy fun-filled days of kayaking, sailing, or powerboating with your mates or family members. Don’t miss out on Whitehaven Beach, consistently rated amongst the world’s top beaches, or the awe-inspiring views of the Coral Sea from Airlie Beach on the Whitsunday Coast. All this and more await you in the Whitsundays, Queensland. Start booking your Whitsundays holiday through Expedia.com today.
Hotels and Accommodation in the Whitsundays
Several of the Whitsunday islands have large resorts, offering a wide variety of accommodation types and activities. If you’re wondering where to stay, Expedia.com is here to help. We offer a broad selection of deals and specials on Whitsundays accommodation throughout the year. Whether you’re looking for cheap hotel deals or want to splurge on luxurious accommodation, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for.
Situated south of Bowen and north of Mackay, two domestic airports service the Whitsundays: Great Barrier Reef Airport, Hamilton Island (HTI) and Whitsunday Coast Airport, Proserpine (PPP). Since the Whitsundays are 1120 km north of Brisbane and 630 km south of Cairns, the quickest way to get there is to book a domestic flight from one of Australia’s major airports at Brisbane (BNE), Cairns (CNS), Sydney (YQY) or Melbourne (MEL). Island hopping is easy via a number of affordable ferry services. On the Whitsunday Coast, buses run from Shute Harbor via Airlie Beach to Proserpine throughout the day. You can also get around the Whitsunday Coast easily via taxis or hire cars. With plenty of hire cars available right here on Expedia.com, booking one is easy.
Plan Your Getaway to Whitsundays
Whether you’re planning to splash around the pristine beaches, sail, ride your bike or shop the commercial center located on Hamilton Island, Expedia.com is here to help you plan your perfect Whitsundays holiday. Search Whitsundays hotels by location, brand, class, rating and more right here and find the perfect place to stay in this world-renowned region of Queensland.