Lizard Island

Cairns, Australia

Virtuoso Amenities for your stay  

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    For 2018 & 2019:
  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily full breakfast
  • $100 USD Equivalent Resort or Hotel credit, to be utilized during stay (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

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PROPERTY SIZE: 40 rooms
ROOM STYLE: Contemporary
VIBE: Zen
Beach Seclusion Wellness

Lizard Island

Address:
PMB 40
Cairns, 4871
Australia
Nearest Airport:
Lizard Island (LZR)
0 mi / 0 km

Hotel Features

At the Hotel

Features

  • Adults Only
  • Air Conditioning
  • All-inclusive
  • Children's Programs
  • Lounge/Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Shopping
  • Villas

Services

  • Concierge Desk
  • House Safe
  • Laundry/Dry Cleaning/Pressing
  • Turndown Service


Recreation
  • Fitness Center
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Tennis Courts
  • Water Sports


In Your Room
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary Coffee/Tea
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe

About Us

As the most northern Island resort directly on the Great Barrier Reef offering natural privacy paired with personalized service, and a luxury lodge of Australia, Lizard Island is truly… like nowhere else.

Secluded within over 1000 hectares of National Park enriched with beautiful and diverse Australian wildlife, fauna and flora and bounded by 24 powdery private beaches, makes Lizard Island a unique holiday destination for you to discover.

Featuring only 40 contemporary and spacious villas with picturesque ocean views, a private deck, your choice of a private pool, high end amenities and state of the art facilities with air-conditioning, plasma TV, B&O Sound System with Bluetooth connectivity, gourmet mini-bar stocked daily and evening turndown service.

All stays are packaged with complimentary offerings that include:

• Daily gourmet meals that can be tailored to your liking

• Unlimited non-alcoholic beverages

• A fine selection of wine, beer, basic spirits and sparkling wine

• Your own in-room mini bar, restocked daily

• Deluxe picnic hampers for private beach outings

• Access to a private motorized dinghy

• Unlimited use of standup paddle boards

• Unlimited use of clear view sea kayaks

• Snorkeling gear for the duration of your stay

Whether you are looking to sit back and embrace the tranquility or seeking adventure, Lizard Island has it all. Sensational diving opportunities around this Marine National Park, including the famous Cod Hole, where you'll come face to face with a large, yet curious Potato Cod fish. Snorkelers are rewarded with coral gardens, brightly colored tropical fish and giant clams just moments from the island's beaches. Fishing enthusiasts can charter "Fascination" for a day of exhilarating game fishing. You can learn about the natural marine life from expert researchers at the Research Station a facility of the Australian Museum.

Go on a culinary journey with our indulgent dining options. Saltwater is like no other restaurant with its openness creating an extension of the beautiful and pure surroundings. Showcasing the finest local produce with an emphasis on exotic local seafood, the menu changes daily. Marlin Bar offers a more relaxed scene with a laid back food and beverage menu featuring burgers and pizzas. The resort's lounge, Driftwood Bar and Wine Cellar, is open all day. The extensive drink list features local and international wines, beers, spirits plus classic and custom cocktails.

Services and facilities include a swimming pool, tennis court (day & night), daily laundry service, safety deposit facilities, postal service and gym. Limited internet access and mobile phone coverage is not available on Lizard Island.

Rejuvenate at Essentia Day Spa, designed as a natural extension of the calm tranquility of the resort, encouraging you to relax and re-balance with a full menu of relaxing and therapeutic treatments using products that are exclusive to the spa.

Best of the Best

Secluded within a National Park, enriched with beautiful and diverse Australian wildlife and bounded by private beaches, Lizard Island offers 40 private rooms and suites packaged with cuisine created from local produce accompanied by Australian and international wines. Complimentary activities include access to your own motorized dinghy and clear-view sea kayaks, gourmet picnics and a minibar that is restocked daily. Located on the Great Barrier Reef, you will be able to experience the world's best diving and snorkeling. Rejuvenate with a customized spa treatment or meditation and yoga classes surrounded by tranquillity.

Advisor Tip

Grab a dinghy and a picnic basket and head off to your own private beach — Lizard Island has 24 beaches for only 40 rooms, so you’re virtually guaranteed your own. –Rachel Haile Chicago, Illinois

Location

Address
PMB 40
Cairns, 4871
Australia
Nearest Airport
Lizard Island (LZR), 0 Miles / 0 Kilometers

Guest Rooms & Suites

Gardenview Room (Twin share)

Gardenview Room

The Gardenview Rooms are perfectly located for ease of access to the natural beauty of Anchor Bay. These rooms are designed to ensure a relaxing stay and feature the understated interior design elegance that Lizard Island is renowned for. Smaller than our suites, these rooms also feature a premium in-room sound system, LCD Smart Televisions and Apple docking stations.

Bedding includes 2 King single beds (Max 2 people)

Size - 44 square metres

  • Garden View
  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
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Gardenview Room

Gardenview Room

The Gardenview Rooms are perfectly located for ease of access to the natural beauty of Anchor Bay. These rooms are designed to ensure a relaxing stay, with easy access to the beach and featuring understated interior design elegance that Lizard Island is renowned for. These rooms also feature a premium in-room sound system, LCD Smart Televisions and Apple docking stations.

Bedding includes a king-size bed (Max 2 people)

Size - 44 square metres.

  • Garden View
  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
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Oceanview Villa

Oceanview Villa

Oceanview Villas are set high on Sunset Bay offering filtered sea views over Anchor Bay or Sunset Beach and easy access to a string of secluded beaches. Only steps from the beach, each Villa has a private deck allowing you to unwind whilst you take in the natural surrounds. Relax and enjoy the view of lush island greenery, calm sea water and white sandy beaches. Villas include a premium in-room sound system, LCD smart televisions and Apple docking stations.

Bedding includes a king size bed. Maximum 2 people.

Size - 59 square metres

  • Garden View
  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
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Oceanview Villa (Twin Share)

Oceanview Villa (Twin Share)

Oceanview Villas are nestled high along the ridge overlooking the Coral Sea with natural, meandering pathways leading down to some of the Island's renowned private beaches. The private deck is the perfect place to relax and unwind and take in the views of lush island greenery, calm sea water and white sandy beaches. Villas include a premium in-room sound system, LCD smart televisions and Apple docking stations.

Bedding includes 2 king single beds. Maximum 2 people.

Size - 59 square metres

  • Garden View
  • Partial Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
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Beachfront Suite (Twin Share)

Beachfront Suite (Twin Share)

Set in a broad sweeping arc along Anchor Bay, with easy access to the main Lodge, Beachfront Suites offer captivating sea views and each has a pathway leading directly to the beach.

A large day bed holds court on the expansive outside deck with full, uninterrupted views to the beach and the many yachts and boats anchored in the Bay.

Natural interior tones and fabrics provide a soft backdrop to the richness of the blues and greens of the landscape, sky and sea framed through the soaring double glass doors and day bed.

Suites include a premium in- room sound system, LCD smart televisions and Apple docking stations.

Bedding includes 2 king-size single beds. Maximum 3 people.

Rollaway bedding is available for a third person.

Disabled access rooms are available.

Size - 87 square metres.

  • Ocean Front
  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
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Beachfront Suite

Beachfront Suite

Set in a broad sweeping arc along Anchor Bay, with easy access to the main Lodge, Beachfront Suites offer captivating sea views and each has a pathway leading directly to the beach.

A large day bed holds court on the expansive outside deck with full, uninterrupted views to the beach and the many yachts and boats anchored in the Bay.

Natural interior tones and fabrics provide a soft backdrop to the richness of the blues and greens of the landscape, sky and sea framed through the soaring double glass doors and day bed.

Suites include a premium in- room sound system, LCD smart televisions and Apple docking stations.

Bedding includes a king-size bed. Maximum 3 people.

Rollaway bedding is available for a third person.

Disabled access rooms are available.

Size - 87 square metres

  • Ocean Front
  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
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Extra Adult - Gardenview & Beachfront

Extra Person - Only applicable to Gardenview Suite & Beachfront Suite

  • Bathrobe

Gardenview Suite

The balconies of each of the Gardenview Suites, provide our guests with a sense of secluded privacy and total immersion into the lush tropic and beach surroundings. With a separate bedroom and living room, this suite is spacious, with easy access directly onto the beach. Premium in-room sound system, LCD Smart Televisions and Apple docking stations.

Bedding includes a king-size bed and a double sofa bed (separate sleeping/sitting area. Maximum 4 people.

Size - 62 square metres

  • Garden View
  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
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The Villa

The cliff top location provides you with the ultimate privacy and stunning ocean vistas whilst the Villa's interior delivers on space and understated elegance - perfect for 2 couples and families.

Featuring two bedrooms, master with an en-suites and free standing bath and the second bathroom with cascading rain head shower - The Villa accommodates up to 5 guests.

The open plan living is complete with a kitchenette where each evening, you will be served canapés and drinks by a dedicated food and beverage valet while the sun sets over the Coral Sea.

Double doors lead to an expansive balcony with an impressive 8-metre plunge pool and al fresco dining area. This room also has a premium in-room sound system, LCD smart televisions and Apple docking stations.

Private dining is available in the Villa, with your own personal chef and wait staff as required for an additional cost. Please advise resort reception with a minimum of 48 hours notice.

Bedding includes 1 king size bed and 2 king singles – Maximum 5 people.

Rollaway bedding is available for a 5th person.

Size - 154 square metres.

  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
  • Refrigerator
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Oceanview Plunge Pool Villas

Oceanview Plunge Pool Villas

The Plunge Pool Villas are set high on Sunset Bay offering filtered sea views over Anchor Bay or Sunset Beach and easy access to a string of secluded beaches.

Only steps from the beach, each Villa has a private deck and plunge pool with uninterrupted ocean views are the first thing to greet you when you arrive. Immediately you know you are in a place like nowhere else. Relax and enjoy the view of lush island greenery, calm sea water and white sandy beaches. Premium in-room sound system, LCD Smart Televisions and Apple docking stations.

This selection of Oceanview Villas allow guests to enjoy the added luxury of a private plunge pool, 3.3 metres and 1.12 metres deep wide looking out towards the beach.

Bedding includes a king size bed. Maximum 2 people.

Size - 55 square metres plus

  • Garden View
  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
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The Pavilion

The Pavilion

The Pavilion sits atop a soaring ridge commanding panoramic ocean views. Glass sliding doors opening onto a majestic wrap around deck create a sense of being “as one” with the outdoors.

The separate bedroom is spacious and airy with its interior of neutral tones and natural fabrics and doors that open onto the deck. An adjacent bathroom is luxurious with a deep, standalone bath and separate shower.

The lounge is fully integrated into the outdoor deck through sliding doors. The Plunge pool and secluded outdoor seating are perfectly positioned to make the most of sea breezes with gorgeous views extending the private landscape of this stunning suite.

Premium in-room sound system, LCD Smart Televisions and Apple docking stations. Guests will be able to enjoy daily sunset champagne and canapés served in their room.

Bedding includes a king-size bed. Maximum 3 people.

Rollaway bedding is available for a third person.

Pavilion size 97 sq mtrs (including deck) - 177 sq mtrs.

  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
  • Refrigerator
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Facts & Policies

Facts
Experiences
Beach, Seclusion, Wellness
Vibe Zen
Room Style Contemporary
Number of Rooms 40
Check-In Time 3:00 PM
Check-Out Time 11:00 AM
Early Arrivals & Late Departures

Please enquire directly

Guaranteed Reservations & Deposits

All reservations must be guaranteed at time of booking with a credit card.

Cancellation Policy

FIT CANCELLATION POLICY: 1 APRIL 2017 – 31 MARCH 2018 (Excluding 18 December 2017 - 8 January 2018)

30 - 15 days prior to arrival: 50% cancellation fee equivalent to accommodation (per room cancelled) applies, based on original booked dates.

14– 0 days prior to arrival: a 100% cancellation fee equivalent to full contracted rate per confirmed room per night, transfers and pre-booked day tours.

In addition to Lizard Island Terms & Conditions, third party operator terms and conditions may apply to a booking made by the Lizard Island Reservations and are available upon request.

FIT CANCELLATION POLICY: 18 DECEMBER 2017 – 8 JANUARY 2018

60 - 31 days prior to arrival: 50% cancellation fee equivalent to full contracted rate per confirmed room per night, transfers and pre-booked day tours.

30 days prior to arrival: full cancellation fee equivalent to full contracted rate per confirmed room per night, transfers and pre-booked day tours.

Accepted Forms of Payment

Please enquire directly

Terms & Conditions

Guests should be aware that because of Lizard Island’s remote location there is no mobile phone service. We strongly recommend travel insurance. Guests should be satisfied that their chosen insurance cover fully meets their personal requirements especially in respect to inclement weather, personal injury or illness.

Seasonal Closings for 2019: The hotel will be closed on January 27, 2019 through February 9, 2019.



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Virtuoso Amenities for your stay  

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    For 2018 & 2019:
  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily full breakfast
  • $100 USD Equivalent Resort or Hotel credit, to be utilized during stay (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

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By: Sharon


Reviewed on: 07 Jun 2018

Excellent accommodation, magical place!
Travel Advisor:  Sandie Harman

BarbadosRob

By: BarbadosRob


Reviewed on: 06 Jul 2018

The resort is a top choice. The coral has suffered from bleaching and tropical storms. The accommodations were first class and very clean.
Travel Advisor:  Maria Karmiris