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Hamilton Island Vacation: Coronavirus Information

Most Hamilton Island hotels offer free cancellation. Consider booking refundable hotels rather than non-refundable ones. Just look for the ‘free cancellation’ message during your hotel search. Prices can vary, but right now we believe that flexibility matters.

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Hamilton Island Vacation

Hamilton Island Beach Vacation

Get set to live out those summer daydreams on your upcoming Hamilton Island vacation. Go on a leisurely walk, admire the spectacular coastal views and pick up pretty seashells on your trip to Hamilton Island. Located just 1 mile (1 km) from the center of town, Catseye Beach is the place to be for many visitors. Check out our Hamilton Island packages and watch your travel budget stretch further!

Things You Should Know About Hamilton Island

  • Circle the 26th of January on your calendar. Why? It's when people around Australia celebrate Australia Day. Time your Hamilton Island vacation with the occasion and get your celebration on.
  • Once you've arrived, fill your travel wallet with enough Australian dollars to make it through the first few couple of days. If you wouldn't mind having more moolah to play with, our Hamilton Island packages will save you a pretty penny!

Save Time and Money with Hamilton Island Packages

What is the best way to save money on my Hamilton Island vacation?

Hamilton Island vacation packages on Expedia are one of the easiest ways to save money, time and hassle. Lock in your trip now and save up to $583 — it's really that simple! We offer more than 550 partner airlines and 1,000,000 properties spread across the globe. With such an amazing variety to select from, you'll have no issue organizing your perfect getaway. Is there a chance your plans could change? You won't have to pay a fee for canceling if you amend almost any reservation.

Which airports can I fly into for a Hamilton Island vacation?

Securing flights for your Hamilton Island vacation is simple as there's just one major airport in the city. Hamilton Island, QLD Airport (HTI-Great Barrier Reef) has 187 flights per month.

What are the most popular types of hotels for a trip to Hamilton Island?

With so many tempting apartments and private vacation homes to select from, visitors to Hamilton Island aren't short on choice. They're two of the most frequently booked options. But if none of those catch your eye, perhaps you'll find something that interests you in our villas and hotel resorts.

What does a vacation booking with Expedia include?

With our Hamilton Island vacation deals, you can pick up discounts on almost anything. There are the basics, like hotels and flights, but why not book a fancy rental car to travel around in while you're at it? And, if you prefer to have your tours and experiences sorted before you set off, Expedia can help there too. Choose a combination or any one of these as a stand-alone. It's your vacation, your rules!

What are the best things to do in Hamilton Island?

Dream vacations are a mix of indulging in your favorite hobbies and trying new things. During your stay in Hamilton Island, there'll be plenty of opportunities for doing both. See what tickles your fancy by checking out this awesome list:

For more options, check out our Hamilton Island things to do page.



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Best Lodging Options Near Hamilton Island

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Whitsunday Apartments $252
Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020
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Whitsunday Apartments

Whitsunday Apartments

14 Resort Drive, Hamilton Island, QLD
     
    4.5 of 5
    4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    We had a sea view room and this was excellent, we enjoyed sitting on the couch with our coffee and watching the ferries go past. We liked having our own kitchen facilities, though the stove top, toaster and kettle were looking pretty dated. Wonderful staff that were always helpful.

    Reef View Hotel $255
    Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020
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    Reef View Hotel

    Reef View Hotel

    12 Resort Drive, Hamilton Island, QLD
       
      4.2 of 5
      4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      Great view Good location Property is older but being kept up ok

      Palm Bungalows $288
      Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020
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      Palm Bungalows

      Palm Bungalows

      3 Resort Drive, Hamilton Island, QLD
         
        4.5 of 5
        3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        Our bungalow was centrally located to the pool, beach, resort facilities and walking distance from the town centre.

        Beach Club $506
        Reviewed on Feb 15, 2020
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        Beach Club

        Beach Club

        9 Resort Drive, Hamilton Island, QLD
           
          4.8 of 5
          4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

          great location, great service, good food and restaurant. Only tiny niggle is if you use the courtesy room for late check-out on a hot day be prepared for no aircon.

          Beach Lodges
          Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020
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          Beach Lodges

          Beach Lodges

          Resort Drive, Hamilton Island, QLD
             
            4.0 of 5
            3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

            Amazing ensuite great location great view. Comfortable experience from before the ferry had docked, during and right up until we stepped foot on our return ferry to depart.

            The Edge
            The Edge

            The Edge

            5 Acacia Drive, Hamilton Island, QLD
               
              4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              Situated near the beach, this villa is within a 15-minute walk of Hamilton Island Marina and Catseye Beach. WILD LIFE Hamilton Island and Hamilton Island Golf Club are also within 3 mi (5 km).

              Hamilton Island Holiday Homes
              Reviewed on Jan 7, 2020
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              Hamilton Island Holiday Homes

              Hamilton Island Holiday Homes

              Hamilton Island, Hamilton Island, QLD
                 
                4.1 of 5
                3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                Great apartment with wonderful views and excellent pools. The split level apartment worked well with 3 teenage boys.

                qualia
                Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020
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                qualia

                qualia

                20 Whitsunday Boulevard, Hamilton Island, QLD
                   
                  4.8 of 5
                  5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  The property was awesome , the views was great also From our room . Meals and services was 1st class. You get a golf cart to get around the island, lots of fun . Did a sunset cruise and went jet skiing, a must do.

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