With only 40 rooms and villas on Lizard Island, choose your private beach and enjoy days exploring the reef in or on the water.

Last Minute Luxury
Exclusive Turtle Experience, Spa Treatments & Room Upgrade
From A$3,179 per room

With only 40 rooms and villas on Lizard Island, choose your private beach and enjoy days exploring the reef in or on the water. Complimentary motorised dinghy’s, kayaks, snorkelling gear and SUP boards are included, and you can enjoy gourmet picnic lunches while exploring the island. The resort’s ocean-view and beach villas have breathtaking views, some with private plunge pools, and there is a wonderful onsite spa. The food and wine experience on the island is second to none, with sunset beachside dining options and an excellent bar and restaurant to choose from. You’ll want for nothing at this all-inclusive luxury lodge.

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What's Included

Rates start from A$1350 pp (twin share) per night in a Gardenview Suite* and include:

  • All meals
  • Unlimited non-alcoholic beverages
  • A fine selection of wine, beer, spirits and sparkling wine (excluding some premium items)
  • In-room mini bar, restocked daily
  • Deluxe picnic hampers for private beach outings
  • Access to a private motorised dinghy
  • Unlimited use of stand-up paddle boards
  • Unlimited use of clear-view sea kayaks
  • Snorkelling gear for the duration of your stay

* Upgrade to other room options are available; rates are subject to change based on the room type selected, duration of stay, availability and seasonality

Exclusive offer

Receive a AU$300 spa voucher with our compliments on any new booking of three nights or more. Conditions apply.

Last minute luxury

Enjoy bonus experiences including a guided turtle tour, a sunset cruise, a 60-minute spa treatment for two and a room upgrade on arrival (subject to availability). Valid for stays of three nights or more up to 31 March 2025 booked before 21 July 2024. Conditions and blackout dates apply.

3Location & Access
Location & Access

Accessed from Cairns by a one hour scenic flight over the Great Barrier Reef

4Insider Advice
What You Need to Know
Best Room

Oceanview plunge pool villa

Suitable For

Couples, families with children aged over 10

Best Nearby Walk

Blue Lagoon Walk and the Cook’s Lookout Walk (4km each)

Best Nearby Park

Lizard Island is a National Park, and it’s all yours to share with only a handful of guests

Best Food & Wine Experience

Enjoy a gourmet picnic on your own private beach for that Robinson Crusoe feeling

Best Place for Relaxation

Essentia Day Spa, or just choose any beach!


April to October is best to avoid stingers and the heat and humidity of the wet season.

Lizard Island will undergo a seasonal closure from 29 January 2024 – 11 February 2024 (inclusive).

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Frequently asked questions

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When is the best time to visit Queensland?

There is no best time to visit Queensland as this spectacular Australian state has something to offer year-round. Depending on your destination though, you might want to pick a specific season.

What is the minimum age to stay at Lizard Island?

The minimum age to stay at Lizard Island is 10 years.

How do I get to Lizard Island?

Lizard Island is island resort on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, and you can get there via a 1-hour flight from Cairns.

What room types can I book at Lizard Island?

The room types at Lizard Island are:

What are the check-in and check-out times at Lizard Island?

Check-in at Lizard Island is from 15:00, and check-out is 10:00.