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Lizard Island

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Lizard Island in the Tropical North Queensland is located 240 kilometres north of Cairns and 92 kilometres northeast off the coast from the remote township of Cooktown. Those in search of real escape continue to voyage to Lizard Island from all corners of the earth to experience this rare and remarkable reef experience. They come to experience the complete freedom, the secluded beaches and countless tropical delights this exotic destination affords the discerning traveller.

Lizard Island on the Great Barrier Reef is a National Park covering over 1,000 hectares, with 24 sandy beaches and famous Blue lagoon, - home to giant clams and coral gardens.

On Lizard Island, meet the occasional Monitor Lizard (after which the island is named), the prolific birdlife, the countless and dazzling array of tropical fish, the 70-year-old giant clams and the colourful marine life of Lizards spectacular fringing reefs – only a leisurely snorkel from the beach. Then, a little further a field, set your sights on the sheer magnificence of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef.

The nearby “Cod Hole” is a Mecca for divers with curiosity and fascination, and this is just one of the many unforgettable dive sites that are all-close by.

Contact
PHONE +61 8 8354 4405   [ENQUIRE]
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Accommodation

Each of the 40 villas on Lizard Island is elegant and spacious, with either ocean or beach views.

Lizard Island has 4 exclusive room types:

The Pavilion
Perched high above the Coral Sea and set on the point of Sunset Ridge, The Pavilion combines complete privacy with a spectacular 270 degree panorama of Anchor Bay, Osprey Island and Sunset Beach.

An expansive decking area incorporates a private plunge pool, sunlounges and a daybed area, inviting guests to relax and take in the stunning views. Leaving the balcony to stroll down a private path, guests will discover another secluded area where chairs and a table have been perfectly positioned to make the most of sea breezes and gorgeous views.

Inside, the Pavilion offers every comfort. Bollinger and a deluxe fruit bowl greet guests on arrival. A laptop computer for downloading and sending emails is among some of the special features.

Anchor Bay Suites
Set in a broad sweeping arc along Anchor Bay, with easy access to the main Lodge, Anchor Bay Suites offer captivating sea views and each has a pathway leading directly to the beach. Seamlessly blending indoors and out in an elegant and spacious open plan design, a large verandah with daybed is one of the many designer comforts.

Sunset Point Villas
Sunset Point Villas are set high on Sunset Ridge amongst native eucalyptus bushland. Providing filtered sea views over Anchor Bay or Sunset Beach, these Villas offer privacy and easy access to a string of secluded beaches. Each Villa has a private deck with comfortable Australian timber chairs and a hammock. Inside, the mix of colours and textures creates a calm retreat with the surrounding coastal bushland the inspiration for the understated and elegant design.

Anchor Bay Rooms
Located in a tropical garden setting with easy access to Anchor Bay and the beach, Anchor Bay Rooms have a private balcony with hammock. Interiors are compact but comfortable. Family Rooms offer two separate sleeping areas.

Activities

Lizard Island activities include tennis, windsurfing, water-skiing, catamaran sailing, glass bottom boat trips, paddle skis, outboard dinghies, fishing gear, snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef, bushwalking, hiking and picnics.

Nearest major City/Town

City - Cairns

Air Access

Scheduled or jet flight to Cairns Airport. Light aircraft to Lizard Island takes approximately 60 minutes.
Contact
PHONE +61 8 8354 4405   [ENQUIRE]
Experience Rating
ADVENTURE
CULTURE
RELAXATION
LOW     HIGH



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