Lizard Island

Lizard Island

Lizard Island, Australia’s northernmost island resort on the Great Barrier Reef, is a one hour scenic flight over the reef from Cairns. Recently refurbished, interiors reflect pared back luxury and sit as one with the beauty of the tropical beach backdrop. Its 40 suites and villas are understated and elegant with a feeling of contemporary beach chic and glorious views of Anchor Bay or Sunset Beach. The island boasts 24 pristine private beaches, perfect for picnicking and snorkelling in the turquoise waters where coral and marine life are abundant. World class diving is a major highlight with trips to the inner and outer reef accessing some of the world’s most famous dive sites such as the Cod Hole. Dining on Lizard Island is simple and relaxed, with menus inspired by the freshest local produce from the waters around the island and from the mainland. Private picnics and degustation beachside dining are signature experiences while the idyllically situated Salt Water Restaurant takes full advantage of the breathtaking 180-degree ocean views. A stay on Lizard Island includes gourmet meals, non-alcoholic beverages, selected Australian wines, beer, spirits, use of non motorised water sports and motorised dinghies.

Why we like it

  •   All rooms have a private decks
  • A tiny gem adoring the translucent waters of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, the resort is a diving paradise
  • A beach restaurant serves fine food and wine whilst Osprey’s Restaurant serves Australian, Asian and European cuisine
  • Azure Spa offers treatments that bring ancient indigenous medicines and massage techniques together with aromatherapy, colour therapy, sound therapy and herbalism principles
  • The resort has a freshwater swimming pool

Lizard Island 'Exclusive Family Time' 2021

Book By: 31/01/2021
Travel Dates: 26 June 2021 to 11 July 2021


  • Stay 3 nights minimum and receive daily gourmet meals (Child menu items included)
  • Unlimited non-alcoholic beverages
  • A selection of fine Australian wines, beer, spirits and sparkling wine
  • Your in-room mini bar restocked daily
  • Deluxe picnic hampers for private beach outings
  • Use of non motorised water sports and motorised dinghies PLUS Junior rangers program. Additional charges apply for some activities and transfers. Additional charges apply for Cocktails, the Cellar Master list and Degustation menus.
Child Inclusions: Children’s menu, non-alcoholic beverages, the use of non-motorise activities and Junior rangers program. Additional charges apply for some activities and transfers between Cairns and Lizard Island.


From $1,969 per night, twin share in a Garden View Room

NEW For Families:
In 2021, Lizard Island is throwing open its doors to families during the selected holiday period of 26 June to 11 July, 2021, allowing children three years and older to share in the extraordinary wildlife and barefoot luxury of this amazing Great Barrier Reef island.

Upgrade to:  The Villa for the ultimate cliff top location, stunning vistas, expansive interior space to suit families of 5, not to mention Champagne & Canapes daily.


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